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Cardiff City 3 Reading 1 Match Centre

Monday, 2nd January 2012

npower Championship Kick Off: 15:00 Venue: Cardiff City Stadium Attendance: 23,655
Click for Cardiff City squad list Cardiff City
Mason 13
Gunnarsson 19
Miller 36
3 - 1 Reading
McAnuff 45
Click for Reading squad list
Match Finished
Time   Comments
- mc-whistle Match ends, Cardiff City 3, Reading 1.
90+4 mc-whistle Second Half ends, Cardiff City 3, Reading 1.
90+3   Foul by Stephen McPhail (Cardiff City).
90+3   Mikele Leigertwood (Reading) wins a free kick.
90+1   Attempt missed. Rudy Gestede (Cardiff City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high.
90   Foul by Mikele Leigertwood (Reading).
90   Joe Ralls (Cardiff City) wins a free kick.
89   Offside, Reading. Adam Le Fondre is caught offside.
88   Foul by Mikele Leigertwood (Reading).
88   Peter Whittingham (Cardiff City) wins a free kick.
87   Substitution, Cardiff City. Stephen McPhail replaces Kenny Miller.
87   Substitution, Cardiff City. Anthony Gerrard replaces Ben Turner.
85   Attempt blocked. Rudy Gestede (Cardiff City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.
84   Corner, Reading.
83 mc-yellow Mikele Leigertwood (Reading) is shown the yellow card for dissent.
83   Foul by Mikele Leigertwood (Reading).
83   Kenny Miller (Cardiff City) wins a free kick.
83   Attempt saved. Rudy Gestede (Cardiff City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved.
82   Attempt saved. Kenny Miller (Cardiff City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved.
80   Foul by Kaspars Gorkss (Reading).
80   Kenny Miller (Cardiff City) wins a free kick.
79   Foul by Andrew Taylor (Cardiff City).
79   Adam Federici (Reading) wins a free kick.
79   Attempt saved. Andrew Taylor (Cardiff City) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved.
77   Corner, Reading.
76   Substitution, Cardiff City. Rudy Gestede replaces Joe Mason.
73   Offside, Cardiff City. Kenny Miller is caught offside.
72   Attempt missed. Jobi McAnuff (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.
67   Foul by Jobi McAnuff (Reading).
67   Aron Gunnarsson (Cardiff City) wins a free kick.
66   Corner, Cardiff City.
66   Attempt saved. Joe Ralls (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved.
61   Substitution, Reading. Hal Robson-Kanu replaces Jem Karacan.
61   Substitution, Reading. Adam Le Fondre replaces Simon Church.
60   Foul by Aron Gunnarsson (Cardiff City).
60   Jimmy Kébé (Reading) wins a free kick.
59   Corner, Reading.
57   Attempt missed. Noel Hunt (Reading) header from the right side of the six yard box misses to the right. Assisted by Ian Harte.
57   Corner, Reading.
54 mc-yellow Jem Karacan (Reading) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
54   Foul by Jem Karacan (Reading).
54   Aron Gunnarsson (Cardiff City) wins a free kick.
53   Foul by Noel Hunt (Reading).
53   Ben Turner (Cardiff City) wins a free kick.
52   Foul by Darcy Blake (Cardiff City).
52   Jobi McAnuff (Reading) wins a free kick.
50   Attempt missed. Noel Hunt (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
49   Foul by Don Cowie (Cardiff City).
49   Jobi McAnuff (Reading) wins a free kick.
48   Attempt blocked. Jimmy Kébé (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
48   Corner, Reading.
46   Corner, Reading.
46   Attempt blocked. Noel Hunt (Reading) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is blocked.
-   Second Half begins Cardiff City 3, Reading 1.
45+3 mc-whistle First Half ends, Cardiff City 3, Reading 1.
45 mc-goal Goal! Cardiff City 3, Reading 1. Jobi McAnuff (Reading) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom left corner.
42   Hand ball by Noel Hunt (Reading).
41   Offside, Cardiff City. Joe Mason is caught offside.
40   Attempt missed. Joe Ralls (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.
36 mc-goal Goal! Cardiff City 3, Reading 0. Kenny Miller (Cardiff City) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner.
32   Corner, Reading.
31   Attempt saved. Joe Ralls (Cardiff City) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved.
29   Corner, Reading.
28   Corner, Cardiff City.
26   Attempt missed. Jobi McAnuff (Reading) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
25   Offside, Cardiff City. Joe Mason is caught offside.
24   Attempt blocked. Alex Pearce (Reading) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is blocked.
23   Foul by Darcy Blake (Cardiff City).
23   Noel Hunt (Reading) wins a free kick.
22   Foul by Joe Mason (Cardiff City).
22   Alex Pearce (Reading) wins a free kick.
22   Foul by Noel Hunt (Reading).
22   David Marshall (Cardiff City) wins a free kick.
21   Foul by Kenny Miller (Cardiff City).
21   Adam Federici (Reading) wins a free kick.
20   Corner, Reading.
19 mc-goal Goal! Cardiff City 2, Reading 0. Aron Gunnarsson (Cardiff City) header from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Peter Whittingham.
18   Corner, Cardiff City.
18   Attempt blocked. Joe Mason (Cardiff City) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is blocked.
18   Corner, Cardiff City.
17   Offside, Reading. Noel Hunt is caught offside.
13 mc-goal Goal! Cardiff City 1, Reading 0. Joe Mason (Cardiff City) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom right corner.
12   Attempt missed. Noel Hunt (Reading) header from the right side of the box misses to the left.
9   Foul by Noel Hunt (Reading).
9   Mark Hudson (Cardiff City) wins a free kick.
8   Attempt missed. Jem Karacan (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
8   Corner, Reading.
7   Attempt blocked. Joe Mason (Cardiff City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
3   Attempt missed. Peter Whittingham (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
-   First Half begins.
-   Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
Starting line-ups
1 David Marshall
3 Andrew Taylor
25 Ben Turner (Gerrard 87)
23 Darcy Blake
5 Mark Hudson
20 Joe Mason (Gestede 76)
7 Peter Whittingham
17 Aron Gunnarsson
8 Don Cowie
52 Joe Ralls
9 Kenny Miller (McPhail 87)
Substitutes
37 Stephen McPhail (Miller 87)
15 Rudy Gestede (Mason 76)
22 Tom Heaton
6 Anthony Gerrard (Turner 87)
11 Craig Conway
Starting line-ups
1 Adam Federici
23 Ian Harte
5 Alex Pearce
17 Kaspars Gorkss
24 Shaun Cummings
11 Jobi McAnuff
4 Jem Karacan (Robson-Kanu 61)
14 Jimmy Kebe
8 Mikele Leigertwood
10 Noel Hunt
18 Simon Church (Le Fondre 61)
Substitutes
31 Mikkel Andersen
19 Hal Robson-Kanu (Karacan 61)
7 Jay Tabb
16 Joseph Mills
9 Adam Le Fondre (Church 61)

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