
FT
Bournemouth
1
Ipswich
1

FT
Barnsley
1
Derby
2

FT
Blackburn
2
Birmingham
3

FT
Blackpool
0
Brighton
1

FT
Charlton
1
Sheff Wed
1

FT
Doncaster
0
Millwall
0

FT
Huddersfield
5
Yeovil
1

FT
Leicester
5
Bolton
3

FT
Middlesboro
3
Reading
0

FT
Nottm Forest
2
Leeds
1

FT
Watford
0
QPR
0

FT
Wigan
0
Burnley
0
ENGLISH LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP
The Riverside Stadium, England
Referee: Paul Tierney  Attendance: 16001
* Local time based on your geographic location.
Shots (on goal)
tackles
Fouls
possession
Middlesbrough


45%
55%
Reading

Middlesbrough
Lineup  

POS  No  Name 
G 
12  Shay Given 
D 
3  George Friend 
D 
8  Jozsef Varga 
D 
22  Ben Gibson 
D 
26  Daniel Ayala 
M 
7  Grant Leadbitter 
M 
11  Emanuele Ledesema 
M  6  Jacob Butterfield 
M 
18  Dean Whitehead 
M 
27  Albert Adomah 
F 
9  Lucas Jutkiewicz 
F  23  Curtis Main 
F 
10  Marvin Emnes 
M  19  Mustapha Carayol 
Substitutes  
POS  No  Name 
G  13  Dimitrios Konstantopoulos 
D  4  Rhys Williams 
D  15  Seb Hines 
M  6  Jacob Butterfield 
M  19  Mustapha Carayol 
M  33  Richard Smallwood 
F  23  Curtis Main 
Reading
Lineup  

POS  No  Name 
G 
21  Alex McCarthy 
D 
2  Chris Gunter 
D 
5  Alex Pearce 
D 
17  Kaspars Gorkss 
D 
24  Shaun Cummings 
M 
11  Jobi McAnuff 
M 
12  Garath McCleary 
D  3  Stephen Kelly 
M 
20  Danny Guthrie 
M 
23  Daniel Williams 
F 
7  Pavel Pogrebnyak 
F 
14  Billy Sharp 
F  22  Nick Blackman 
Substitutes  
POS  No  Name 
G  1  Adam Federici 
D  3  Stephen Kelly 
M  16  Hope Akpan 
M  19  Hal RobsonKanu 
M  25  Jake Taylor 
F  9  Adam Le Fondre 
F  22  Nick Blackman 
Match Stats
 Middlesbrough
 Reading
21(9)  Shots (on goal)  4(2) 
13  Fouls  13 
0  Corner kicks  0 
1  Offsides  1 
45%  Time of Possession  55% 
3  Yellow Cards  3 
0  Red Cards  1 
2  Saves  6 
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90'
End of the game
90'
The referee has signaled the end of the second half
90'
Shay Given (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
90'
Offside called on Pavel Pogrebnyak
90'
Stephen Kelly blocks the shot
90'
Albert Adomah hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked
90'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
90'
Curtis Main clears the ball from danger.
90'
Nick Blackman crosses the ball.
90'
Throwin: Stephen Kelly takes it (Defending)
90'
Grant Leadbitter is awarded a yellow card. Reason: dissent
90'
George Friend clears the ball from danger.
90'
Alex McCarthy (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass
90'
Grant Leadbitter commits a foul on Danny Guthrie resulting on a free kick for Reading
90'
Alex McCarthy makes the save (Parry)
90'
Curtis Main hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
89'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
89'
Alex McCarthy (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass
89'
Offside called on Curtis Main
89'
Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.
89'
Grant Leadbitter crosses the ball.
89'
Grant Leadbitter (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross
88'
Jobi McAnuff is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
88'
Jobi McAnuff commits a foul on Mustapha Carayol resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
88'
Dean Whitehead clears the ball from danger.
88'
Middlesbrough makes a sub: Jacob Butterfield enters for Emanuele Ledesema. Reason: Tactical
87'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
86'
Shaun Cummings crosses the ball.
86'
Throwin: Jozsef Varga takes it (Defending)
85'
Curtis Main clears the ball from danger.
84'
Shay Given makes the save (Parry)
84'
Daniel Williams hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
84'
Ben Gibson blocks the shot
84'
Nick Blackman hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked
84'
George Friend clears the ball from danger.
84'
Alex McCarthy (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass
84'
Curtis Main commits a foul on Chris Gunter resulting on a free kick for Reading
82'
Grant Leadbitter hits the penalty kick with his right foot to the lower right corner and scores!!
81'
Alex Pearce is awarded a yellow card. Reason: persistent infringement
81'
Alex Pearce commits a foul on Emanuele Ledesema resulting on a penalty for Middlesbrough
81'
Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.
81'
Jozsef Varga (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
81'
Middlesbrough makes a sub: Mustapha Carayol enters for Marvin Emnes. Reason: Injury
80'
Alex Pearce commits a foul on Marvin Emnes resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
79'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
79'
Nick Blackman crosses the ball.
78'
Alex McCarthy takes a short goal kick
78'
Reading makes a sub: Stephen Kelly enters for Garath McCleary. Reason: Tactical
78'
Albert Adomah hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
77'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
77'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Defending)
76'
Ben Gibson (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
76'
Alex Pearce commits a foul on Grant Leadbitter resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
75'
Middlesbrough to win, with bet365
Reading to win, with bet365
75'
Curtis Main clears the ball from danger.
75'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
75'
Danny Guthrie crosses the ball.
75'
Danny Guthrie (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross
75'
Marvin Emnes is awarded a yellow card. Reason: dissent
75'
Marvin Emnes commits a foul on Danny Guthrie resulting on a free kick for Reading
75'
Curtis Main clears the ball from danger.
75'
Danny Guthrie crosses the ball.
75'
Danny Guthrie (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross
74'
Dean Whitehead is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
74'
Dean Whitehead commits a foul on Jobi McAnuff resulting on a free kick for Reading
74'
Emanuele Ledesema crosses the ball.
74'
Emanuele Ledesema (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross
73'
Alex Pearce commits a foul on Marvin Emnes resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
72'
Danny Guthrie crosses the ball.
72'
Danny Guthrie (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross
72'
Daniel Ayala commits a foul on Pavel Pogrebnyak resulting on a free kick for Reading
71'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
71'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
71'
Throwin: Nick Blackman takes it (Defending)
71'
Throwin: George Friend takes it (Attacking)
71'
Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.
70'
Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick
70'
Reading makes a sub: Nick Blackman enters for Billy Sharp. Reason: Tactical
70'
Curtis Main hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
70'
Albert Adomah hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
70'
Shaun Cummings clears the ball from danger.
70'
Marvin Emnes crosses the ball.
69'
Grant Leadbitter hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked
68'
Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.
68'
George Friend crosses the ball.
68'
Shay Given (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass
67'
Handball called on Pavel Pogrebnyak
67'
Throwin: Garath McCleary takes it (Defending)
66'
Ben Gibson (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
66'
Chris Gunter commits a foul on Marvin Emnes resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
66'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
66'
Billy Sharp crosses the ball.
65'
Throwin: Garath McCleary takes it (Attacking)
65'
Throwin: Garath McCleary takes it (Attacking)
64'
George Friend clears the ball from danger.
64'
Throwin: Garath McCleary takes it (Attacking)
64'
George Friend clears the ball from danger.
64'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Defending)
63'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
63'
Daniel Williams (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass
63'
Middlesbrough makes a sub: Curtis Main enters for Lukas Jutkiewicz. Reason: Tactical
62'
Emanuele Ledesema commits a foul on Daniel Williams resulting on a free kick for Reading
62'
Shay Given takes a short goal kick
61'
Shaun Cummings crosses the ball.
61'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
61'
Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick
60'
Middlesbrough to win, with bet365
Reading to win, with bet365
60'
Albert Adomah hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar
60'
Daniel Williams clears the ball from danger.
60'
Marvin Emnes crosses the ball.
60'
Marvin Emnes (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross
60'
Garath McCleary commits a foul on Marvin Emnes resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
60'
Shay Given (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass
59'
Handball called on Garath McCleary
59'
Throwin: Garath McCleary takes it (Attacking)
59'
Albert Adomah clears the ball from danger.
59'
Garath McCleary crosses the ball.
59'
Throwin: Garath McCleary takes it (Attacking)
59'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
58'
Alex McCarthy takes a short goal kick
58'
Marvin Emnes hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
58'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
58'
Jobi McAnuff crosses the ball.
57'
Throwin: Jozsef Varga takes it (Defending)
57'
Garath McCleary crosses the ball.
55'
Throwin: Jozsef Varga takes it (Defending)
55'
Daniel Williams commits a foul on Lukas Jutkiewicz resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
55'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Attacking)
54'
Dean Whitehead (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
52'
Kaspars Gorkss has been shown the red card and will no longer take part of this game! Reason: second bookable offence
52'
Kaspars Gorkss commits a foul on Emanuele Ledesema resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
52'
Throwin: Danny Guthrie takes it (Attacking)
52'
Shay Given (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass
51'
Billy Sharp commits a foul on George Friend resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
51'
Kaspars Gorkss (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
51'
Lukas Jutkiewicz commits a foul on Alex Pearce resulting on a free kick for Reading
51'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
51'
Garath McCleary crosses the ball.
51'
Throwin: Chris Gunter takes it (Attacking)
50'
George Friend blocks the shot
50'
Garath McCleary hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked
49'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Defending)
49'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
49'
Shay Given takes a long goal kick
48'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Attacking)
48'
George Friend clears the ball from danger.
48'
Danny Guthrie crosses the ball.
48'
Danny Guthrie (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross
47'
Dean Whitehead commits a foul on Billy Sharp resulting on a free kick for Reading
47'
Throwin: George Friend takes it (Defending)
47'
Throwin: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)
45'
Middlesbrough to win, with bet365
Reading to win, with bet365
45'
Shaun Cummings (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
45'
The second half is under way
45'
Marvin Emnes hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
45'
The referee has signaled the end of the first half
45'
Emanuele Ledesema commits a foul on Shaun Cummings resulting on a free kick for Reading
45'
Kaspars Gorkss (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
45'
Lukas Jutkiewicz commits a foul on Kaspars Gorkss resulting on a free kick for Reading
44'
Grant Leadbitter clears the ball from danger.
44'
Billy Sharp crosses the ball.
44'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Defending)
43'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
43'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
43'
Danny Guthrie crosses the ball.
43'
Danny Guthrie (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross
42'
Dean Whitehead commits a foul on Billy Sharp resulting on a free kick for Reading
42'
Throwin: Chris Gunter takes it (Attacking)
42'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
42'
Garath McCleary crosses the ball.
42'
Throwin: Garath McCleary takes it (Attacking)
42'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
42'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Defending)
41'
Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.
41'
Emanuele Ledesema crosses the ball.
41'
Throwin: Jozsef Varga takes it (Attacking)
41'
Shay Given takes a long goal kick
40'
Danny Guthrie (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
40'
Handball called on Grant Leadbitter
40'
George Friend clears the ball from danger.
39'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
39'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Defending)
38'
Throwin: Jozsef Varga takes it (Attacking)
38'
Shaun Cummings clears the ball from danger.
36'
Middlesbrough to win, with bet365
Reading to win, with bet365
36'
Goal!! Grant Leadbitter hits a right footed shot to the upper right corner from the centre and scores!! Middlesbrough now leads 2  0
36'
Grant Leadbitter curls a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal
36'
That last goal was assisted by Emanuele Ledesema
36'
Shaun Cummings clears the ball from danger.
35'
Shay Given takes a long goal kick
35'
Garath McCleary crosses the ball.
35'
Throwin: Chris Gunter takes it (Attacking)
34'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
34'
Garath McCleary crosses the ball.
34'
Throwin: George Friend takes it (Attacking)
33'
Emanuele Ledesema crosses the ball.
33'
Emanuele Ledesema (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross
33'
Shaun Cummings clears the ball from danger.
33'
Kaspars Gorkss is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
33'
Kaspars Gorkss commits a foul on Lukas Jutkiewicz resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
32'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
32'
Garath McCleary crosses the ball.
31'
Throwin: George Friend takes it (Defending)
31'
Alex McCarthy makes the save (Parry)
31'
Marvin Emnes hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save
31'
Throwin: Jozsef Varga takes it (Attacking)
30'
Middlesbrough to win, with bet365
Reading to win, with bet365
30'
Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.
30'
Alex McCarthy makes the save (Fumble)
30'
Grant Leadbitter curls a good header. Outcome: save
30'
Marvin Emnes hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
30'
Alex McCarthy makes the save (Fumble)
30'
Shay Given takes a long goal kick
29'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Defending)
28'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Defending)
27'
Lukas Jutkiewicz clears the ball from danger.
26'
Emanuele Ledesema clears the ball from danger.
26'
Jobi McAnuff crosses the ball.
26'
Lukas Jutkiewicz clears the ball from danger.
26'
George Friend clears the ball from danger.
25'
Chris Gunter crosses the ball.
25'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
25'
Pavel Pogrebnyak crosses the ball.
24'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
24'
Garath McCleary crosses the ball.
24'
Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.
23'
Alex McCarthy makes the save (Catch)
23'
Albert Adomah hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
22'
Throwin: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)
22'
Throwin: Jozsef Varga takes it (Attacking)
22'
Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick
21'
Emanuele Ledesema hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
21'
Jozsef Varga (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass
20'
Kaspars Gorkss commits a foul on Lukas Jutkiewicz resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
20'
Shay Given takes a long goal kick
20'
Shay Given makes the save (Fumble)
20'
Jobi McAnuff hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
20'
Throwin: Chris Gunter takes it (Attacking)
19'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
19'
Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick
18'
Lukas Jutkiewicz hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
18'
Alex McCarthy makes the save (Fumble)
18'
Emanuele Ledesema curls a good left footed shot. Outcome: save
18'
Emanuele Ledesema (Middlesbrough) takes a freekick. Outcome: Shot
17'
Kaspars Gorkss commits a foul on Lukas Jutkiewicz resulting on a free kick for Middlesbrough
16'
Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.
16'
Throwin: Jozsef Varga takes it (Defending)
15'
Middlesbrough to win, with bet365
Reading to win, with bet365
15'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Attacking)
15'
Daniel Williams (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
15'
Jozsef Varga commits a foul on Billy Sharp resulting on a free kick for Reading
14'
Daniel Ayala hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked
14'
Pavel Pogrebnyak blocks the shot
14'
Shaun Cummings clears the ball from danger.
13'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
12'
Middlesbrough to win, with bet365
Reading to win, with bet365
12'
Goal!! Albert Adomah hits a right footed shot to the lower right corner from the centre penalty area and scores!! Middlesbrough now leads 1  0
12'
Albert Adomah hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal
12'
That last goal was assisted by Lukas Jutkiewicz
12'
Shaun Cummings (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play
12'
Emanuele Ledesema commits a foul on Jobi McAnuff resulting on a free kick for Reading
11'
Throwin: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)
11'
Throwin: George Friend takes it (Attacking)
10'
Shay Given takes a long goal kick
10'
Chris Gunter crosses the ball.
10'
Throwin: Chris Gunter takes it (Attacking)
9'
Throwin: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)
9'
Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick
8'
George Friend clears the ball from danger.
8'
Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.
7'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Attacking)
7'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
6'
Shay Given takes a long goal kick
6'
Garath McCleary crosses the ball.
5'
Pavel Pogrebnyak clears the ball from danger.
5'
Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.
5'
Emanuele Ledesema crosses the ball.
5'
Shaun Cummings clears the ball from danger.
5'
Albert Adomah crosses the ball.
5'
Kaspars Gorkss blocks the shot
5'
Marvin Emnes hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked
5'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
4'
Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.
4'
Shay Given takes a long goal kick
3'
Grant Leadbitter clears the ball from danger.
3'
Ben Gibson clears the ball from danger.
3'
Garath McCleary crosses the ball.
3'
Throwin: Shaun Cummings takes it (Attacking)
2'
Jozsef Varga clears the ball from danger.
1'
Throwin: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)
1'
Daniel Ayala clears the ball from danger.
Game on!