ENGLISH LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

Cardiff City Stadium

Referee: C Boyeson | Attendance: 21216

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Cardiff City

  • Matthew Connolly 17'
  • Peter Whittingham 27'
  • Matthew Connolly 57'

3 - 0

FT

  • 90'

    End of the game

  • 90'

    The referee has signaled the end of the second half

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Stephen Crainey takes it (Attacking)

  • 90'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 90'

    Martinez Cervera Angel hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 90'

    Don Cowie is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 90'

    Alex Baptiste takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 90'

    Don Cowie commits a foul on Stephen Crainey resulting on a free kick for Blackpool

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Andrew Taylor takes it (Attacking)

  • 90'

    Craig Noone takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left wing. Outcome: pass

  • 90'

    Stephen Crainey commits a foul on Peter Whittingham resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 90'

    Craig Noone takes the corner kick from the left byline with his left foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Andrew Taylor takes it (Attacking)

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Kirk Broadfoot takes it (Defending)

  • 90'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 90'

    Stephen Crainey crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 90'

    Mark Hudson is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 89'

    Stephen Crainey takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross

  • 89'

    Mark Hudson commits a foul on Stephen Crainey resulting on a free kick for Blackpool

  • 89'

    Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Defending)

  • 85'

    Kirk Broadfoot crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

  • 85'

    Throw-in: Kirk Broadfoot takes it (Attacking)

  • 83'

    Kirk Broadfoot takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 83'

    Offside called on Kim Bo-Kyung

  • 83'

    Matthew Gilks takes a short goal kick

  • 82'

    Craig Noone hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 82'

    Throw-in: Kirk Broadfoot takes it (Defending)

  • 81'

    Cardiff City makes a sub: Don Cowie enters for Heidar Helguson. Reason: Tactical

  • 81'

    Nathan Delfouneso hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 81'

    Stephen Crainey crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 80'

    Stephen Crainey takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross

  • 80'

    Kim Bo-Kyung commits a foul on Martinez Cervera Angel resulting on a free kick for Blackpool

  • 79'

    Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Defending)

  • 79'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 78'

    Nathan Delfouneso hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 77'

    Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Attacking)

  • 76'

    Throw-in: Aron Gunnarsson takes it (Attacking)

  • 75'

    Ian Evatt is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 75'

    Peter Whittingham takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: open play

  • 75'

    Ian Evatt commits a foul on Joe Mason resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 75'

    Kirk Broadfoot takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 75'

    Offside called on Heidar Helguson

  • 74'

    Matthew Phillips hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: hit post

  • 74'

    Stephen Crainey takes the corner kick from the left byline with his left foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: out of play

  • 73'

    Stephen Crainey crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 72'

    Cardiff City makes a sub: Kim Bo-Kyung enters for Craig Bellamy. Reason: Tactical

  • 72'

    Stephen Crainey takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: cross

  • 72'

    Craig Noone commits a foul on Kirk Broadfoot resulting on a free kick for Blackpool

  • 72'

    Ian Evatt takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 72'

    Handball called on Peter Whittingham

  • 71'

    Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Attacking)

  • 71'

    Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Attacking)

  • 70'

    Throw-in: Kirk Broadfoot takes it (Defending)

  • 70'

    Throw-in: Andrew Taylor takes it (Defending)

  • 70'

    Matthew Gilks clears the ball from danger.

  • 69'

    Andrew Taylor crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 68'

    Matthew Gilks takes a long goal kick

  • 68'

    Craig Bellamy hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 67'

    Throw-in: Mark Hudson takes it (Attacking)

  • 67'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 66'

    Martinez Cervera Angel crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 66'

    Mark Hudson clears the ball from danger.

  • 66'

    Martinez Cervera Angel takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 66'

    Matthew Gilks takes a long goal kick

  • 65'

    Aron Gunnarsson hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 65'

    David Marshall takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 65'

    Nathan Delfouneso commits a foul on Andrew Taylor resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 64'

    Matthew Gilks takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 64'

    Offside called on Heidar Helguson

  • 64'

    Throw-in: Kirk Broadfoot takes it (Defending)

  • 64'

    Throw-in: Andrew Taylor takes it (Attacking)

  • 63'

    David Marshall takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 63'

    Offside called on Nathan Delfouneso

  • 63'

    Andrew Taylor blocks the shot

  • 63'

    Kevin Phillips hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 63'

    Matthew Gilks takes a long goal kick

  • 62'

    Peter Whittingham takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play

  • 62'

    Matthew Gilks clears the ball from danger.

  • 62'

    Peter Whittingham crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 61'

    Stephen Crainey is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 61'

    Peter Whittingham takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross

  • 61'

    Stephen Crainey commits a foul on Craig Bellamy resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 61'

    Blackpool makes a sub: Nathan Eccleston enters for Nouha Dicko. Reason: Tactical

  • 60'

    David Marshall takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 60'

    Offside called on Nathan Delfouneso

  • 60'

    Matthew Gilks takes a short goal kick

  • 60'

    Joe Mason hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 59'

    Blackpool makes a sub: Isaiah Osbourne enters for Scott Robertson. Reason: Tactical

  • 59'

    Craig Bellamy takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: shot

  • 58'

    Blackpool makes a sub: Nathan Delfouneso enters for Ludovic Sylvestre. Reason: Injury

  • 58'

    That last goal was assisted by Peter Whittingham (Cross from Left Byline)

  • 57'

    Goal!! Matthew Connolly hits a very good left footed shot to the upper left corner from the left 6 yard (aprox. 6 yards) and scores!! Cardiff City now leads 3 - 0

  • 57'

    Matthew Connolly hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 57'

    Peter Whittingham takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: shot

  • 45'

    The second half is under way

  • 45'

    The referee has signaled the end of the first half

  • 42'

    Ludovic Sylvestre takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play

  • 42'

    Matthew Gilks makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 41'

    Craig Noone hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: save

  • 41'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 40'

    Throw-in: Andrew Taylor takes it (Defending)

  • 39'

    Throw-in: Stephen Crainey takes it (Attacking)

  • 38'

    Throw-in: Stephen Crainey takes it (Attacking)

  • 37'

    Alex Baptiste takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 37'

    Aron Gunnarsson commits a foul on Kevin Phillips resulting on a free kick for Blackpool

  • 36'

    Ian Evatt takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 36'

    Offside called on Craig Bellamy

  • 36'

    Peter Whittingham crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

  • 35'

    David Marshall takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: open play

  • 35'

    Scott Robertson commits a foul on Aron Gunnarsson resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 34'

    Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Defending)

  • 34'

    Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Defending)

  • 34'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 32'

    David Marshall clears the ball from danger.

  • 32'

    Matthew Phillips crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 32'

    Kevin Phillips hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 31'

    Ian Evatt takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 30'

    Craig Bellamy commits a foul on Martinez Cervera Angel resulting on a free kick for Blackpool

  • 29'

    Throw-in: Andrew Taylor takes it (Attacking)

  • 27'

    Goal!! Peter Whittingham hits a very good left footed shot to the lower left corner from the right channel (aprox. 18 yards) and scores!! Cardiff City now leads 2 - 0

  • 27'

    Peter Whittingham crosses the ball. Outcome: goal

  • 26'

    Peter Whittingham takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: cross

  • 26'

    Ian Evatt commits a foul on Craig Bellamy resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 26'

    Throw-in: Kirk Broadfoot takes it (Attacking)

  • 25'

    Cardiff City makes a sub: Joe Mason enters for Tommy Smith. Reason: Injury

  • 24'

    Martinez Cervera Angel takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 24'

    Aron Gunnarsson commits a foul on Stephen Crainey resulting on a free kick for Blackpool

  • 23'

    Ludovic Sylvestre blocks the shot

  • 23'

    Peter Whittingham hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 23'

    Throw-in: Aron Gunnarsson takes it (Attacking)

  • 22'

    Throw-in: Kevin McNaughton takes it (Defending)

  • 21'

    Matthew Gilks takes a short goal kick

  • 21'

    Tommy Smith crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

  • 20'

    Craig Noone hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 20'

    Mark Hudson blocks the shot

  • 20'

    Martinez Cervera Angel hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 19'

    Ludovic Sylvestre takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: shot

  • 19'

    Andrew Taylor clears the ball from danger.

  • 19'

    Stephen Crainey crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 19'

    Alex Baptiste takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 19'

    Aron Gunnarsson commits a foul on Alex Baptiste resulting on a free kick for Blackpool

  • 18'

    That last goal was assisted by Craig Bellamy (Pass from Left Penalty Area)

  • 17'

    Goal!! Matthew Connolly hits a very good right footed shot to the upper right corner from the right 6 yard (aprox. 6 yards) and scores!! Cardiff City now leads 1 - 0

  • 17'

    Matthew Connolly hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 17'

    Matthew Phillips clears the ball from danger.

  • 16'

    Craig Bellamy takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 16'

    Kirk Broadfoot blocks the shot

  • 16'

    Craig Noone hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 15'

    Craig Noone clears the ball from danger.

  • 15'

    Ludovic Sylvestre crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 14'

    Ludovic Sylvestre takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross

  • 14'

    Mark Hudson commits a foul on Kevin Phillips resulting on a free kick for Blackpool

  • 14'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 14'

    Matthew Phillips curls a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 12'

    Throw-in: Kirk Broadfoot takes it (Attacking)

  • 12'

    Throw-in: Kirk Broadfoot takes it (Attacking)

  • 11'

    Throw-in: Stephen Crainey takes it (Defending)

  • 11'

    Matthew Gilks makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 11'

    Tommy Smith hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 10'

    Craig Bellamy takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass

  • 10'

    Scott Robertson commits a foul on Craig Noone resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 9'

    Matthew Gilks takes a long goal kick

  • 8'

    Matthew Gilks takes a long goal kick

  • 7'

    Throw-in: Andrew Taylor takes it (Defending)

  • 7'

    Throw-in: Andrew Taylor takes it (Defending)

  • 7'

    Throw-in: Andrew Taylor takes it (Defending)

  • 7'

    Kevin Phillips hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: open play

  • 5'

    Matthew Gilks makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 5'

    Craig Bellamy hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 4'

    Throw-in: Aron Gunnarsson takes it (Attacking)

  • 3'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 3'

    Stephen Crainey crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 1'

    Throw-in: Kirk Broadfoot takes it (Defending)

  • 1'

    Matthew Gilks takes a long goal kick

  •  

    Game on!

COMPLETE TEAM CLOSE X
Goal Shot Video
  •  
  • Shots (on goal)

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Cardiff City

  • 10(3)

  • -

  • 9

  • 54%

    46%

  • Blackpool

  • 9(2)

  • -

  • 7

Cardiff City

Line-up
POS No Name

G

1 David Marshall

D

2 Kevin McNaughton

D

3 Andrew Taylor

D

5 Mark Hudson

D

12 Matthew Connolly

M

7 Peter Whittingham

M

16 Craig Noone

M

17 Aron Gunnarsson

F

14 Tommy Smith
F
20 Joe Mason

F

22 Heidar Helguson
M
8 Don Cowie

F

39 Craig Bellamy
M
13 Kim Bo-Kyung
 
Substitutes
POS No Name
G 32 Joe Lewis
D 6 Ben Turner
M 4 Filip Kiss
M 8 Don Cowie
M 13 Kim Bo-Kyung
F 9 Etien Velikonja
F 20 Joe Mason

Match Stats

  • Cardiff City
  • Blackpool
10(3) Shots (on goal) 9(2)
9 Fouls 7
5 Corner kicks 4
4 Offsides 2
54% Time of Possession 46%
2 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
0 Saves 3
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