Reading
No. Name
Saves 6
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
79' 4  Kalifa Cisse
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 4
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 4
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
24 Shane Long  62'
Goals 1
  • Shots 3
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
82' 12  Dave Kitson  88'
Goals 1
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
  • KO
    • Game on!
  • 18
    • Dietmar Hamann Yellow Card
  • 29
    • On: Sun Jihai | Off: Richard Dunne
  • 45
    • Michael Johnson Yellow Card
  • HT
    • The referee has signaled the end of the first half
  • 59
    • On: Felipe Caicedo | Off: Darius Vassell
  • 62
    • Shane Long Goal
  • 67
    • On: Nery Castillo | Off: Dietmar Hamann
  • 79
    • On: Kalifa Cisse | Off: Marek Matejovsky
  • 82
    • On: Dave Kitson | Off: Shane Long
  • 88
    • Dave Kitson Goal
  • FT
    • The referee has signaled the end of the second half
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Match Commentary

90' End of the game
90' The referee has signaled the end of the second half
90'+3' Sun Jihai takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play
90'+4' Throw-in: Felipe Caicedo takes it (Defending)
90'+3' Ivar Ingimarsson blocks the shot
90'+3' Felipe Caicedo hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked
90'+2' Marcus Hahnemann takes a long goal kick
90'+1' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
90'+1' Kevin Doyle hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar
90'+1' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Defending)
90' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
89' Kevin Doyle hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
89' That last goal was assisted by Kalifa Cisse (Pass from Own Half)
88' Goal!! Dave Kitson hits a very good right footed shot to the lower right corner from the centre penalty area (aprox. 12 yards) and scores!! Reading now leads 2 - 0
88' Dave Kitson hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal
87' Kalifa Cisse takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass
87' Michael Ball commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Reading
87' Throw-in: Sun Jihai takes it (Defending)
87' Marcus Hahnemann takes a long goal kick
86' Felipe Caicedo hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar
86' Vedran Corluka crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
85' Javier Garrido takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left wing. Outcome: pass
85' Andre Bikey commits a foul on Benjani Mwaruwari resulting on a free kick for Man City
84' Joe Hart takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
84' Offside called on Kevin Doyle
84' John Oster crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
84' John Oster takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: cross
84' Javier Garrido commits a foul on Dave Kitson resulting on a free kick for Reading
83' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Defending)
83' Throw-in: Sun Jihai takes it (Attacking)
82' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Defending)
82' Reading makes a sub: Dave Kitson enters for Shane Long. Reason: Tactical
82' Marcus Hahnemann makes a good save (Catch)
82' Benjani Mwaruwari hits a good header. Outcome: save
81' Sun Jihai crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
81' Blumer Elano hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
81' Joe Hart takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
81' Offside called on Shane Long
80' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Attacking)
80' Throw-in: Joe Hart takes it (Defending)
80' Ivar Ingimarsson blocks the shot
80' Blumer Elano hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked
79' Reading makes a sub: Kalifa Cisse enters for Marek Matejovsky. Reason: Tactical
79' Throw-in: Sun Jihai takes it (Defending)
78' Throw-in: Sun Jihai takes it (Defending)
78' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Attacking)
77' John Oster takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: open play
77' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Attacking)
76' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Defending)
75' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
74' Marcus Hahnemann takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
74' Offside called on Sun Jihai
74' Marcus Hahnemann takes a long goal kick
73' Throw-in: Sun Jihai takes it (Attacking)
72' Blumer Elano takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: open play
72' Liam Rosenior blocks the cross
72' Felipe Caicedo crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
71' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
70' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Attacking)
70' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Attacking)
69' Marcus Hahnemann takes a long goal kick
69' Joe Hart makes a very good save (Parry)
68' Stephen Hunt hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save
67' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
67' Man City makes a sub: Nery Castillo enters for Dietmar Hamann. Reason: Tactical
67' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Attacking)
66' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Attacking)
66' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Attacking)
64' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Defending)
64' Sun Jihai takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
63' Nicky Shorey commits a foul on Blumer Elano resulting on a free kick for Man City
63' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
63' Shane Long hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
62' That last goal was assisted by Kevin Doyle (Pass from Left Penalty Area)
62' Goal!! Shane Long hits a very good right footed shot to the lower left corner from the centre penalty area (aprox. 12 yards) and scores!! Reading now leads 1 - 0
62' Shane Long hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal
62' Marcus Hahnemann takes a long goal kick
61' Benjani Mwaruwari hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
61' Joe Hart makes an outstanding save (Parry)
61' Andre Bikey hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
60' Stephen Hunt takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: open play
60' Vedran Corluka blocks the shot
60' Kevin Doyle hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked
59' Man City makes a sub: Felipe Caicedo enters for Darius Vassell. Reason: Tactical
59' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Attacking)
58' John Oster takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: open play
58' John Oster crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
57' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Defending)
57' Nicky Shorey crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
57' Nicky Shorey takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross
56' Vedran Corluka commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Reading
56' Marcus Hahnemann takes a long goal kick
56' Blumer Elano hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
55' Throw-in: Sun Jihai takes it (Defending)
55' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Defending)
54' Marcus Hahnemann makes a good save (Catch)
54' Fernandes Gelson hits(volley) a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
54' Andre Bikey clears the ball from danger.
54' Michael Johnson crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
53' Ivar Ingimarsson clears the ball from danger.
53' Sun Jihai crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
53' Throw-in: Sun Jihai takes it (Attacking)
52' Blumer Elano takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: out of play
52' Liam Rosenior blocks the cross
52' Darius Vassell crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
52' Marcus Hahnemann takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
52' Benjani Mwaruwari commits a foul on James Harper resulting on a free kick for Reading
51' Throw-in: Sun Jihai takes it (Attacking)
51' Vedran Corluka takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
51' Shane Long commits a foul on Dietmar Hamann resulting on a free kick for Man City
50' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Defending)
49' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Attacking)
49' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
49' Marek Matejovsky hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
49' Michael Johnson clears the ball from danger.
49' Stephen Hunt takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: clearance
49' Benjani Mwaruwari clears the ball from danger.
48' Stephen Hunt takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance
48' Throw-in: John Oster takes it (Attacking)
48' Andre Bikey clears the ball from danger.
48' Darius Vassell crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
47' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Defending)
47' Blumer Elano crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play
46' Sun Jihai takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
46' James Harper commits a foul on Fernandes Gelson resulting on a free kick for Man City
45' The second half is under way
45' The referee has signaled the end of the first half
45'+2' Stephen Hunt takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: open play
45'+2' Dietmar Hamann commits a foul on Marek Matejovsky resulting on a free kick for Reading
45'+2' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Defending)
45'+1' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Defending)
45'+1' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Defending)
45' Joe Hart takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
45' Offside called on Kevin Doyle
45' Michael Johnson is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
43' Joe Hart makes a good save (Catch)
43' Liam Rosenior crosses the ball. Outcome: save
42' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Attacking)
42' Vedran Corluka blocks the shot
42' Kevin Doyle hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked
42' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Defending)
41' Vedran Corluka blocks the shot
41' Marek Matejovsky hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked
40' John Oster takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: shot
40' Throw-in: Shane Long takes it (Attacking)
39' Dietmar Hamann takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: open play
39' Marek Matejovsky commits a foul on Michael Johnson resulting on a free kick for Man City
39' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
38' Shane Long hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
38' John Oster crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
38' John Oster takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross
38' Sun Jihai commits a foul on Shane Long resulting on a free kick for Reading
38' Throw-in: Sun Jihai takes it (Defending)
37' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Defending)
37' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Defending)
36' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
35' Stephen Hunt takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: open play
34' Marcus Hahnemann makes a good save (Catch)
34' Blumer Elano crosses the ball. Outcome: save
33' Blumer Elano takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play
33' Liam Rosenior blocks the cross
33' Darius Vassell crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
33' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Defending)
32' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Attacking)
32' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Attacking)
32' Liam Rosenior blocks the cross
32' Darius Vassell crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
31' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Defending)
31' Throw-in: John Oster takes it (Attacking)
29' Man City makes a sub: Sun Jihai enters for Richard Dunne. Reason: Serious Injury
28' Marcus Hahnemann makes a good save (Catch)
28' Benjani Mwaruwari hits a good header. Outcome: save
28' Darius Vassell crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
27' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Attacking)
27' Throw-in: Vedran Corluka takes it (Defending)
27' Marcus Hahnemann takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
26' Richard Dunne commits a foul on Ivar Ingimarsson resulting on a free kick for Reading
26' Blumer Elano crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
25' Blumer Elano takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross
25' James Harper commits a foul on Fernandes Gelson resulting on a free kick for Man City
25' Richard Dunne takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
25' John Oster commits a foul on Michael Johnson resulting on a free kick for Man City
25' Marcus Hahnemann takes a long goal kick
25' Vedran Corluka hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar
24' Blumer Elano crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
24' Blumer Elano takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross
24' Andre Bikey commits a foul on Benjani Mwaruwari resulting on a free kick for Man City
23' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Attacking)
23' Marcus Hahnemann makes a good save (Catch)
23' Blumer Elano takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: save
22' Liam Rosenior blocks the cross
22' Darius Vassell crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
20' Throw-in: Stephen Hunt takes it (Attacking)
20' Joe Hart makes a very good save (Catch)
20' Stephen Hunt hits a good header. Outcome: save
20' John Oster crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
19' Throw-in: John Oster takes it (Attacking)
19' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
19' Nicky Shorey crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
18' Dietmar Hamann is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
18' Nicky Shorey takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: cross
18' Dietmar Hamann commits a foul on Stephen Hunt resulting on a free kick for Reading
17' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Defending)
17' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
16' Marcus Hahnemann makes a very good save (Punch)
16' Blumer Elano crosses the ball. Outcome: save
16' Blumer Elano takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross
16' Nicky Shorey commits a foul on Michael Johnson resulting on a free kick for Man City
15' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Attacking)
15' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Defending)
14' Throw-in: Javier Garrido takes it (Defending)
14' Joe Hart takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
14' Offside called on Kevin Doyle
13' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Defending)
12' Marcus Hahnemann takes a long goal kick
12' Darius Vassell crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play
11' Joe Hart takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
11' Offside called on Kevin Doyle
11' Marek Matejovsky takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass
11' Dietmar Hamann commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Reading
10' John Oster crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
9' John Oster takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross
9' Blumer Elano commits a foul on Stephen Hunt resulting on a free kick for Reading
9' Marcus Hahnemann takes a long goal kick
8' Javier Garrido hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
7' Throw-in: Liam Rosenior takes it (Defending)
7' Liam Rosenior blocks the cross
7' Darius Vassell crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
6' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
6' Stephen Hunt takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: open play
5' Michael Johnson commits a foul on John Oster resulting on a free kick for Reading
5' Marcus Hahnemann takes a long goal kick
5' Michael Johnson hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
5' Joe Hart makes a good save (Catch)
5' Stephen Hunt crosses the ball. Outcome: save
4' Throw-in: Kevin Doyle takes it (Attacking)
4' Throw-in: Nicky Shorey takes it (Defending)
4' Darius Vassell crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
2' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
1' Throw-in: Vedran Corluka takes it (Defending)
1' Joe Hart takes a long goal kick
1' Liam Rosenior crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play
- Game on!

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1 Chelsea 14 +21 34
2 Arsenal 14 +19 31
3 Liverpool 14 +17 30
4 Manchester City 14 +15 30
5 Tottenham Hotspur 14 +14 27
6 Manchester United 14 +3 21
7 West Bromwich Albion 14 +3 20
8 Everton 14 +1 20
9 Stoke City 14 -3 19
10 AFC Bournemouth 14 -3 18
11 Watford 14 -6 18
12 Southampton 14 -2 17
13 Middlesbrough 14 -2 15
14 Crystal Palace 14 -2 14
15 Burnley 14 -11 14
16 Leicester City 14 -7 13
17 West Ham United 14 -14 12
18 Sunderland 14 -10 11
19 Hull City 14 -18 11
20 Swansea City 14 -15 9

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