Middlesbrough
No. Name
Saves 5
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 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 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
27 Joseph Bennett  82'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Nick Bailey  90'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 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
20 Julio Arca  40' 68'
Goals 1
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 3
  • 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
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
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!
  • 39
    • Gabor Gyepes Yellow Card
  • 40
    • Julio Arca Goal
  • HT
    • The referee has signaled the end of the first half
  • 51
    • On: Michael Chopra | Off: Daniel Drinkwater
  • 68
    • Julio Arca Yellow Card
  • 81
    • Michael Chopra Yellow Card
  • 82
    • Joseph Bennett Yellow Card
  • 90
    • Nick Bailey Yellow Card
  • 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'+6' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
90'+5' Kevin McNaughton hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
90'+5' Lee Naylor crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
90'+5' Mark Hudson takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
90'+5' Offside called on Marvin Emnes
90'+4' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
90'+4' Seyi George Olofinjana hits(volley) a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar
90'+4' Matthew Bates clears the ball from danger.
90'+4' Andrew Keogh crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
90'+3' Jason Steele makes a very good save (Catch)
90'+3' Peter Whittingham hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save
90'+2' Jason Steele takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
90'+2' Michael Chopra commits a foul on Julio Arca resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
90'+1' David Marshall makes a very good save (Catch)
90'+1' Marvin Emnes crosses the ball. Outcome: save
90'+1' David Marshall takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
90' Nick Bailey is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
90' Nick Bailey commits a foul on Lee Naylor resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City
89' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Defending)
89' Throw-in: Mark Hudson takes it (Defending)
88' David Marshall takes a short goal kick
88' Gary O'Neil hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
87' Joseph Bennett takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: open play
87' Peter Whittingham commits a foul on Julio Arca resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
86' Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Defending)
85' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Defending)
85' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
85' Chris Burke hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
84' Throw-in: Craig Bellamy takes it (Attacking)
84' Gary O'Neil clears the ball from danger.
84' Craig Bellamy takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance
84' Justin Hoyte blocks the cross
84' Craig Bellamy crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
84' Andrew Keogh clears the ball from danger.
84' Gary O'Neil takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance
83' Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)
82' Jason Steele takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
82' Joseph Bennett is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
81' Michael Chopra is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
81' Michael Chopra commits a foul on Jason Steele resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
80' David Marshall takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
80' Offside called on Marvin Emnes
79' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Attacking)
79' Jason Steele makes a very good save (Catch)
79' Kevin McNaughton crosses the ball. Outcome: save
79' Craig Bellamy crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
78' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Attacking)
78' Seb Hines takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass
77' Michael Chopra commits a foul on Justin Hoyte resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
75' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
74' Mark Hudson blocks the shot
74' Marvin Emnes hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked
74' Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Attacking)
74' Craig Bellamy takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: open play
73' Jason Steele makes a very good save (Tip Over)
73' Michael Chopra crosses the ball. Outcome: save
73' Julio Arca clears the ball from danger.
73' Lee Naylor crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
72' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Attacking)
72' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
71' Craig Bellamy hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: hit bar
71' Gary O'Neil crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
70' Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Defending)
69' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
69' Craig Bellamy hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
68' Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Attacking)
68' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Defending)
68' Julio Arca is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
67' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Attacking)
67' Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Defending)
66' Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Defending)
65' David Marshall takes a long goal kick
65' Gary O'Neil hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
65' Nick Bailey crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
64' Kevin McNaughton clears the ball from danger.
64' Gary O'Neil crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
64' Gary O'Neil takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross
64' Mark Hudson commits a foul on Marvin Emnes resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
63' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
63' Lee Naylor crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play
63' Throw-in: Andrew Keogh takes it (Attacking)
63' Joseph Bennett clears the ball from danger.
63' Andrew Keogh crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
62' Julio Arca clears the ball from danger.
62' Peter Whittingham crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
62' Peter Whittingham takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross
62' Julio Arca commits a foul on Kevin McNaughton resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City
61' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
61' Michael Chopra blocks the shot
61' Chris Burke hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked
60' Peter Whittingham crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
60' Peter Whittingham takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross
60' Julio Arca commits a foul on Chris Burke resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City
60' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Defending)
59' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
59' Kevin McNaughton crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play
58' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Attacking)
58' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Defending)
57' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
57' Seyi George Olofinjana hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
57' Craig Bellamy takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: shot
56' Peter Whittingham hits a left footed shot that gets deflected, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
56' Nick Bailey clears the ball from danger.
56' Chris Burke crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
56' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Defending)
55' Jason Steele takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
55' Michael Chopra commits a foul on Kevin Thomson resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
55' David Marshall makes a very good save (Catch)
54' Justin Hoyte hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save
54' Justin Hoyte clears the ball from danger.
53' Peter Whittingham takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: clearance
53' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Defending)
52' Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)
51' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Attacking)
51' Mark Hudson clears the ball from danger.
51' Gary O'Neil crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
51' David Marshall makes a very good save (Punch)
51' Gary O'Neil takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the near post, resulting in: save
51' Cardiff City makes a sub: Michael Chopra enters for Daniel Drinkwater. Reason: Tactical
50' Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Defending)
50' David Marshall makes a very good save (Parry)
50' Nick Bailey hits(volley) a good left footed shot. Outcome: save
49' Gary O'Neil takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: shot
49' Seyi George Olofinjana clears the ball from danger.
49' Gary O'Neil crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
49' Gary O'Neil takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross
49' Kevin McNaughton commits a foul on Joseph Bennett resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
48' Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Defending)
47' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Attacking)
46' Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)
45' The second half is under way
45' The referee has signaled the end of the first half
45'+2' Jason Steele makes a very good save (Punch)
45'+2' Peter Whittingham takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: save
45'+1' Joseph Bennett blocks the shot
45'+1' Andrew Keogh hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked
45' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Defending)
44' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Attacking)
44' Jason Steele makes a very good save (Catch)
44' Kevin McNaughton crosses the ball. Outcome: save
43' Matthew Bates clears the ball from danger.
43' Peter Whittingham takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance
42' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Attacking)
41' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Defending)
41' That last goal was assisted by Marvin Emnes
40' Goal!! Julio Arca hits a very good left footed shot to the lower right corner from the penalty spot (aprox. 12 yards) and scores!! Middlesbrough now leads 1 - 0
39' Gabor Gyepes is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
38' Gabor Gyepes commits a foul on Marvin Emnes resulting on a penalty for Middlesbrough
38' Joseph Bennett crosses the ball. Outcome: foul
38' Mark Hudson clears the ball from danger.
38' Justin Hoyte crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
38' Julio Arca crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
37' Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)
37' Kevin McNaughton clears the ball from danger.
37' Gary O'Neil crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
36' Jason Steele takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
36' Offside called on Peter Whittingham
35' Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Attacking)
35' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
34' Mark Hudson takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass
34' Offside called on Marvin Emnes
33' David Marshall makes a very good save (Catch)
33' Gary O'Neil hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
33' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Attacking)
32' Jason Steele takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
32' Offside called on Craig Bellamy
32' Lee Naylor crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
32' Lee Naylor takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross
32' Scott McDonald commits a foul on Seyi George Olofinjana resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City
31' Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Defending)
30' Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Defending)
29' David Marshall takes a short goal kick
29' Scott McDonald hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
27' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Attacking)
26' Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Attacking)
25' Lee Naylor clears the ball from danger.
25' Joseph Bennett crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
24' Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Attacking)
24' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
23' Gabor Gyepes hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
23' Lee Naylor takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
23' Gary O'Neil commits a foul on Lee Naylor resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City
23' Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Defending)
22' Chris Burke crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play
21' Scott McDonald hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
21' Joseph Bennett crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
21' Scott McDonald takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass
21' Mark Hudson commits a foul on Scott McDonald resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
20' Matthew Bates takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass
20' Peter Whittingham commits a foul on Scott McDonald resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
19' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Defending)
19' Julio Arca crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play
18' Seb Hines clears the ball from danger.
18' Lee Naylor crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
17' Throw-in: Scott McDonald takes it (Attacking)
16' Chris Burke crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
14' David Marshall makes a very good save (Catch)
14' Marvin Emnes hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
13' Seb Hines blocks the shot
13' Chris Burke hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked
12' Throw-in: Lee Naylor takes it (Attacking)
12' Kevin McNaughton clears the ball from danger.
12' Gary O'Neil crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
12' Gary O'Neil takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross
12' Kevin McNaughton commits a foul on Joseph Bennett resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
12' Peter Whittingham blocks the cross
11' Joseph Bennett crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
11' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Defending)
11' Throw-in: Joseph Bennett takes it (Defending)
10' David Marshall makes a very good save (Catch)
10' Marvin Emnes crosses the ball. Outcome: save
9' Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)
8' Daniel Drinkwater clears the ball from danger.
8' Gary O'Neil crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
8' Daniel Drinkwater clears the ball from danger.
8' Gary O'Neil takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance
7' Jason Steele takes a long goal kick
7' Craig Bellamy crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play
6' Craig Bellamy takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross
6' Scott McDonald commits a foul on Craig Bellamy resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City
6' Scott McDonald clears the ball from danger.
6' Craig Bellamy takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance
5' Seb Hines blocks the shot
5' Chris Burke hits a left footed shot that gets deflected. Outcome: blocked
5' Joseph Bennett clears the ball from danger.
5' Kevin McNaughton crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
4' Andrew Keogh clears the ball from danger.
4' Kevin Thomson crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
4' Kevin Thomson takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: cross
3' Gabor Gyepes commits a foul on Marvin Emnes resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
3' Throw-in: Julio Arca takes it (Defending)
2' Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Attacking)
2' Joseph Bennett blocks the cross
2' Chris Burke crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
1' Gary O'Neil blocks the cross
1' Lee Naylor crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
1' Seb Hines clears the ball from danger.
1' Chris Burke crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
- Game on!

English League Championship Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Burnley 46 +37 93
2 Middlesbrough 46 +32 89
3 Brighton & Hove Albion 46 +30 89
4 Hull City 46 +34 83
5 Derby County 46 +23 78
6 Sheffield Wednesday 46 +21 74
7 Ipswich Town 46 +2 69
8 Cardiff City 46 +5 68
9 Brentford 46 +5 65
10 Birmingham City 46 +4 63
11 Preston North End 46 0 62
12 Queens Park Rangers 46 0 60
13 Leeds United 46 -8 59
14 Wolverhampton Wanderers 46 -5 58
15 Blackburn Rovers 46 0 55
16 Nottingham Forest 46 -4 55
17 Reading 46 -7 52
18 Bristol City 46 -17 52
19 Huddersfield Town 46 -11 51
20 Fulham 46 -13 51
21 Rotherham United 46 -18 49
22 Charlton Athletic 46 -40 40
23 Milton Keynes Dons 46 -30 39
24 Bolton Wanderers 46 -40 30

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