ENGLISH LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

Cardiff City Stadium

Referee: Oliver Langford | Attendance: 21578

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Cardiff City

  • Matthew Connolly 19'

1 - 0

FT

  • 90'

    End of the game

  • 90'

    The referee has signaled the end of the second half

  • 90'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 90'

    Heidar Helguson hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Richard Smallwood takes it (Defending)

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Matthew Connolly takes it (Defending)

  • 90'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 90'

    Grant Leadbitter hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 90'

    Grant Leadbitter takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 89'

    Heidar Helguson commits a foul on Richard Smallwood resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 89'

    Throw-in: Matthew Connolly takes it (Attacking)

  • 88'

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

  • 88'

    Grant Leadbitter commits a foul on Heidar Helguson resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 87'

    Throw-in: Seb Hines takes it (Defending)

  • 86'

    Throw-in: Andre Amougou takes it (Defending)

  • 86'

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

  • 86'

    Offside called on Justin Hoyte

  • 85'

    Throw-in: Richard Smallwood takes it (Defending)

  • 85'

    Justin Hoyte clears the ball from danger.

  • 85'

    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

  • 82'

    Mark Hudson blocks the shot

  • 82'

    Justin Hoyte hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 82'

    Joshua McEachran takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 82'

    Craig Bellamy commits a foul on Joshua McEachran resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 81'

    Peter Whittingham takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: open play

  • 80'

    Richard Smallwood commits a foul on Heidar Helguson resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 80'

    Matthew Connolly clears the ball from danger.

  • 80'

    Grant Leadbitter takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance

  • 79'

    Throw-in: Andre Amougou takes it (Defending)

  • 78'

    Grant Leadbitter takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 78'

    Craig Bellamy commits a foul on Andre Amougou resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 77'

    Throw-in: Nick Bailey takes it (Attacking)

  • 77'

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

  • 77'

    Scott McDonald commits a foul on David Marshall resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 77'

    Grant Leadbitter takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: foul

  • 76'

    Ben Nugent clears the ball from danger.

  • 76'

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

  • 76'

    David Marshall makes a very good save (Round Post)

  • 76'

    Marvin Emnes hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 75'

    Throw-in: Nick Bailey takes it (Defending)

  • 75'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 74'

    Marvin Emnes hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 73'

    Throw-in: Nick Bailey takes it (Attacking)

  • 73'

    Throw-in: Nick Bailey takes it (Attacking)

  • 72'

    Throw-in: Matthew Connolly takes it (Defending)

  • 71'

    Middlesbrough makes a sub: Nick Bailey enters for George Friend. Reason: Injury

  • 70'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 69'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 68'

    Scott McDonald hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 67'

    Mark Hudson blocks the shot

  • 67'

    Scott McDonald hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 66'

    Emanuele Ledesema hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: open play

  • 66'

    Throw-in: Marvin Emnes takes it (Attacking)

  • 64'

    David Marshall makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 64'

    Grant Leadbitter hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 62'

    Jason Steele takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 62'

    Craig Noone commits a foul on Andre Amougou resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 61'

    Cardiff City makes a sub: Craig Bellamy enters for Aron Gunnarsson. Reason: Tactical

  • 60'

    Throw-in: Joe Ralls takes it (Defending)

  • 60'

    Middlesbrough makes a sub: Marvin Emnes enters for Lukas Jutkiewicz. Reason: Tactical

  • 59'

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

  • 57'

    Jason Steele takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 57'

    Joe Mason commits a foul on Andre Amougou resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 57'

    Throw-in: Matthew Connolly takes it (Defending)

  • 57'

    Grant Leadbitter takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 57'

    Joe Mason commits a foul on Grant Leadbitter resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 57'

    Jason Steele makes a very good save (Other)

  • 56'

    Peter Whittingham crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 56'

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

  • 56'

    Grant Leadbitter is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 56'

    Grant Leadbitter commits a foul on Craig Noone resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 55'

    Emanuele Ledesema takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: open play

  • 55'

    Peter Whittingham is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 55'

    Peter Whittingham commits a foul on Emanuele Ledesema resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 54'

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

  • 54'

    Offside called on Scott McDonald

  • 53'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 51'

    Scott McDonald hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 50'

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

  • 50'

    Scott McDonald commits a foul on Mark Hudson resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 49'

    Emanuele Ledesema takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: foul

  • 49'

    David Marshall makes a very good save (Punch)

  • 48'

    Grant Leadbitter takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: save

  • 47'

    Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)

  • 46'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 46'

    David Marshall makes a good save (Catch)

  • 46'

    Scott McDonald hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 45'

    The second half is under way

  • 45'

    The referee has signaled the end of the first half

  • 45'

    Throw-in: George Friend takes it (Defending)

  • 45'

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

  • 45'

    Richard Smallwood commits a foul on Craig Noone resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 45'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 45'

    Scott McDonald hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 45'

    Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)

  • 45'

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

  • 45'

    Matthew Connolly commits a foul on Scott McDonald resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 45'

    Andre Amougou blocks the shot

  • 45'

    Heidar Helguson hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 44'

    Throw-in: Matthew Connolly takes it (Attacking)

  • 44'

    Throw-in: Scott McDonald takes it (Attacking)

  • 43'

    Craig Noone blocks the shot

  • 43'

    Grant Leadbitter hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 41'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 39'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 39'

    Grant Leadbitter hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 38'

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

  • 38'

    Offside called on Joe Mason

  • 37'

    Jason Steele makes a very good save (Punch)

  • 37'

    Craig Noone crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 36'

    Throw-in: Aron Gunnarsson takes it (Attacking)

  • 36'

    Craig Noone takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 36'

    George Friend commits a foul on Craig Noone resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 35'

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

  • 35'

    Aron Gunnarsson commits a foul on Emanuele Ledesema resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 34'

    Throw-in: Craig Noone takes it (Attacking)

  • 31'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 31'

    Emanuele Ledesema hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: hit bar

  • 31'

    Emanuele Ledesema takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: shot

  • 31'

    Joe Ralls commits a foul on Emanuele Ledesema resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 30'

    Throw-in: Kim Bo-Kyung takes it (Defending)

  • 30'

    Middlesbrough makes a sub: Richard Smallwood enters for Faris Haroun. Reason: Injury

  • 28'

    Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)

  • 28'

    Heidar Helguson clears the ball from danger.

  • 28'

    Emanuele Ledesema takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance

  • 28'

    Ben Nugent clears the ball from danger.

  • 27'

    Emanuele Ledesema takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance

  • 27'

    David Marshall makes a very good save (Tip Over)

  • 27'

    Grant Leadbitter hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 26'

    Cardiff City makes a sub: Joe Ralls enters for Andrew Taylor. Reason: Injury

  • 25'

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

  • 25'

    Offside called on Lukas Jutkiewicz

  • 24'

    Mark Hudson blocks the shot

  • 24'

    Emanuele Ledesema hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 23'

    Jason Steele takes a long goal kick

  • 23'

    Mark Hudson hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 23'

    Throw-in: Andrew Taylor takes it (Attacking)

  • 21'

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

  • 21'

    Ben Nugent commits a foul on Scott McDonald resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  • 21'

    Faris Haroun clears the ball from danger.

  • 20'

    Peter Whittingham takes the corner kick from the left byline with his left foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 20'

    Throw-in: Matthew Connolly takes it (Defending)

  • 19'

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

  • 19'

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

  • 19'

    Matthew Connolly hits a good header. Outcome: goal

  • 18'

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

  • 18'

    Ben Nugent blocks the shot

  • 18'

    Emanuele Ledesema hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 17'

    Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)

  • 17'

    Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)

  • 16'

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

  • 16'

    Offside called on Heidar Helguson

  • 16'

    Throw-in: Aron Gunnarsson takes it (Attacking)

  • 15'

    Throw-in: Emanuele Ledesema takes it (Attacking)

  • 14'

    Cardiff City makes a sub: Ben Nugent enters for Ben Turner. Reason: Injury

  • 13'

    Mark Hudson blocks the shot

  • 13'

    Emanuele Ledesema hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 12'

    Throw-in: Justin Hoyte takes it (Attacking)

  • 11'

    Jason Steele takes a long goal kick

  • 10'

    Throw-in: Aron Gunnarsson takes it (Attacking)

  • 9'

    David Marshall takes a long goal kick

  • 6'

    Throw-in: George Friend takes it (Attacking)

  • 5'

    Throw-in: George Friend takes it (Attacking)

  • 5'

    Kim Bo-Kyung hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 5'

    Emanuele Ledesema blocks the shot

  • 4'

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

  • 4'

    Peter Whittingham takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: shot

  • 4'

    Seb Hines is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 3'

    Seb Hines commits a foul on Craig Noone resulting on a free kick for Cardiff City

  • 3'

    Throw-in: Matthew Connolly takes it (Defending)

  • 1'

    Emanuele Ledesema takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: open play

  • 1'

    Aron Gunnarsson commits a foul on Scott McDonald resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough

  •  

    Game on!

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

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Cardiff City

  • 5(1)

  • -

  • 12

  • 42%

    58%

  • Middlesbrough

  • 19(10)

  • -

  • 8

Cardiff City

Line-up
POS No Name

G

1 David Marshall

D

3 Andrew Taylor
M
21 Joe Ralls

D

5 Mark Hudson

D

6 Ben Turner
D
31 Ben Nugent

D

12 Matthew Connolly

M

7 Peter Whittingham

M

13 Kim Bo-Kyung

M

16 Craig Noone

M

17 Aron Gunnarsson
F
39 Craig Bellamy

F

20 Joe Mason

F

22 Heidar Helguson
 
Substitutes
POS No Name
G 32 Joe Lewis
D 31 Ben Nugent
M 11 Craig Conway
M 21 Joe Ralls
M 25 Kerim Frei
F 15 Rudy Gestede
F 39 Craig Bellamy

Match Stats

  • Cardiff City
  • Middlesbrough
5(1) Shots (on goal) 19(10)
12 Fouls 8
3 Corner kicks 7
2 Offsides 3
42% Time of Possession 58%
1 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
5 Saves 2
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