Championship

May 8, 2005

Full-time

Wigan Athletic

3 - 1

Reading

Championship

12:00 +00:00, May 8, 2005

The JJB Stadium, England

Referee: M Atkinson

Wigan are promoted

  • 90'

    End Match

  • 90'

    End Regular Time

  • 90'

    The last goal was assisted by Nicky Forster (Reading)

  • 90'

    Goal !!! Steve Sidwell hits a header to the upper right corner from the right goalbox and scores for Reading

  • 90'

    Steve Sidwell (Reading) hits a header from the right goalbox

  • 90'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 90'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 90'

    Gary Teale (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 90'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 90'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 89'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 89'

    Wigan Athletic makes a substitution: David Wright enters for Nathan Ellington. Reason: Tactical

  • 89'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 88'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 88'

    Nicky Forster (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the mid penalty area

  • 88'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Pass

  • 88'

    Alan Mahon (Wigan Athletic) commits a foul on Graeme Murty resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 87'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 87'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a goal kick.

  • 86'

    The last goal was assisted by Jason Jarrett (Wigan Athletic)

  • 85'

    Goal !!! Nathan Ellington hits a header to the lower left corner from the left penalty area and scores for Wigan Athletic

  • 85'

    Nathan Ellington (Wigan Athletic) hits a header from the left penalty area

  • 83'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a goal kick.

  • 83'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Out Of Play

  • 83'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) clears the ball

  • 83'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 82'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 82'

    Lee McCulloch (Wigan Athletic) commits a foul on Ivar Ingimarsson resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 82'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 82'

    Wigan Athletic makes a substitution: Gary Teale enters for Jimmy Bullard. Reason: Tactical

  • 81'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Feet)

  • 81'

    Lee McCulloch (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the mid penalty area

  • 81'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 81'

    Nicky Forster (Reading) is caught offside

  • 79'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 78'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the right wing. Outcome: Pass

  • 78'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) commits a foul on Lee McCulloch resulting on a free kick for Wigan Athletic

  • 78'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 78'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) blocks the shot

  • 78'

    Nathan Ellington (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the right channel

  • 76'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 75'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 75'

    Lloyd Owusu (Reading) commits a foul on Jason Jarrett resulting on a free kick for Wigan Athletic

  • 75'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 73'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 73'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 72'

    Reading makes a substitution: Lloyd Owusu enters for Glen Little. Reason: Tactical

  • 71'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 71'

    Nicky Forster (Reading) is caught offside

  • 71'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 71'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 71'

    Alan Mahon (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 70'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a goal kick.

  • 69'

    Nicky Forster (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the mid penalty area but it goes off target: Normal

  • 69'

    Les Ferdinand (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Shot

  • 69'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 69'

    Jimmy Bullard (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the right penalty area

  • 68'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 68'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) executes a corner kick

  • 68'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Round Post)

  • 67'

    Lee McCulloch (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the left penalty area

  • 66'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a goal kick.

  • 66'

    Steve Sidwell (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the left channel but it goes off target: Normal

  • 66'

    Ian Breckin (Wigan Athletic) clears the ball

  • 65'

    Steve Sidwell (Reading) hits a header from the mid penalty area

  • 65'

    Glen Little (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Shot

  • 65'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 64'

    James Harper (Reading) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Pass

  • 64'

    Jason Jarrett (Wigan Athletic) commits a foul on Nicky Forster resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 64'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 63'

    Wigan Athletic makes a substitution: Alan Mahon enters for Jason Roberts. Reason: Tactical

  • 62'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a goal kick.

  • 62'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) saves the shot (Punch)

  • 62'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 60'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 60'

    Les Ferdinand (Reading) commits a foul on Matt Jackson resulting on a free kick for Wigan Athletic

  • 60'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 60'

    Jason Jarrett (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the mid penalty area

  • 60'

    Nathan Ellington (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Shot

  • 59'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 59'

    Nathan Ellington (Wigan Athletic) is caught offside

  • 58'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 58'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 58'

    Steve Sidwell (Reading) commits a foul on Jimmy Bullard resulting on a free kick for Wigan Athletic

  • 57'

    Reading makes a substitution: Les Ferdinand enters for Paul Brooker. Reason: Tactical

  • 57'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 57'

    Jason Roberts (Wigan Athletic) is caught offside

  • 56'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) clears the ball

  • 56'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 55'

    Stephen McMillan (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 54'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 54'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 53'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 53'

    Paul Brooker (Reading) clears the ball

  • 53'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 53'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Cross

  • 53'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) is whistled for a handball

  • 52'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 52'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 51'

    Stephen McMillan (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 51'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Open Play

  • 51'

    Steve Sidwell (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 50'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 47'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 47'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 47'

    Nicky Forster (Reading) is caught offside

  • 46'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 46'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 46'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 45'

    Start 2nd Half

  • 45'

    Halftime

  • 45'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 45'

    Nicky Forster (Reading) hits a header from the mid penalty area

  • 45'

    Glen Little (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Shot

  • 45'

    James Harper (Reading) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Pass

  • 45'

    Nathan Ellington (Wigan Athletic) commits a foul on Graeme Murty resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 45'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 45'

    Nathan Ellington (Wigan Athletic) commits a foul on Ivar Ingimarsson resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 45'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 45'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 45'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Feet)

  • 45'

    Jimmy Bullard (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the mid penalty area

  • 45'

    Stephen McMillan (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Shot

  • 45'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 45'

    Nicky Forster (Reading) is caught offside

  • 45'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 45'

    Nicky Forster (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the mid penalty area

  • 45'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) receives a yellow card. Reason: Unsporting behaviour

  • 44'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Pass

  • 44'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) commits a foul on Steve Sidwell resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 43'

    Glen Little (Reading) receives a yellow card. Reason: Unsporting behaviour

  • 43'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 43'

    Glen Little (Reading) commits a foul on Stephen McMillan resulting on a free kick for Wigan Athletic

  • 42'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 41'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 41'

    Nathan Ellington (Wigan Athletic) is caught offside

  • 40'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 40'

    Matt Jackson (Wigan Athletic) clears the ball

  • 40'

    Paul Brooker (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 39'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 38'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Pass

  • 38'

    Jason Jarrett (Wigan Athletic) commits a foul on Steve Sidwell resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 38'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a goal kick.

  • 38'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) blocks the shot

  • 38'

    Nicky Forster (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the left penalty area

  • 37'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) blocks the shot

  • 37'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the right channel

  • 37'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) blocks the shot

  • 37'

    Jason Roberts (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the mid penalty area

  • 36'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 35'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a goal kick.

  • 35'

    Steve Sidwell (Reading) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 35'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) commits a foul on Steve Sidwell resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 33'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) clears the ball

  • 33'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 32'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 31'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 31'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) commits a foul on Matt Jackson resulting on a free kick for Wigan Athletic

  • 31'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 30'

    Ian Breckin (Wigan Athletic) hits a header from the mid penalty area but it goes off target: Normal

  • 30'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Shot

  • 30'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the left wing. Outcome: Cross

  • 30'

    Glen Little (Reading) commits a foul on Stephen McMillan resulting on a free kick for Wigan Athletic

  • 27'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 27'

    Stephen McMillan (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 26'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 25'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) hits a header from the mid penalty area but it goes off target: Normal

  • 25'

    Glen Little (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 24'

    Steve Sidwell (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 23'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 22'

    Paul Brooker (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 21'

    The last goal was assisted by Nathan Ellington (Wigan Athletic)

  • 21'

    Goal !!! Jason Roberts hits a right footed shot to the lower right corner from the mid penalty area and scores for Wigan Athletic

  • 21'

    Jason Roberts (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the mid penalty area

  • 20'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 19'

    Stephen McMillan (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 19'

    The last goal was assisted by Ian Breckin (Wigan Athletic)

  • 18'

    Goal !!! Lee McCulloch hits a right footed shot low through the middle from the left goalbox and scores for Wigan Athletic

  • 18'

    Lee McCulloch (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the left goalbox

  • 18'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Open Play

  • 17'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the right wing. Outcome: Cross

  • 17'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) commits a foul on Jason Jarrett resulting on a free kick for Wigan Athletic

  • 16'

    Stephen McMillan (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 16'

    Stephen McMillan (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 15'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 15'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) clears the ball

  • 15'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) executes a corner kick

  • 14'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) blocks the shot

  • 14'

    Jimmy Bullard (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Blocked

  • 14'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) clears the ball

  • 14'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 14'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 13'

    Matt Jackson (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Pass

  • 13'

    Steve Sidwell (Reading) commits a foul on Lee McCulloch resulting on a free kick for Wigan Athletic

  • 13'

    Andy Hughes (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 12'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 11'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 10'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 10'

    Jason Roberts (Wigan Athletic) is caught offside

  • 10'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 10'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 10'

    Jason Jarrett (Wigan Athletic) hits a header from the mid penalty area but it goes off target: Normal

  • 10'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Shot

  • 9'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 9'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 8'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Pass

  • 8'

    Lee McCulloch (Wigan Athletic) commits a foul on Graeme Murty resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 8'

    Jimmy Bullard (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Foul

  • 8'

    Jimmy Bullard (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 7'

    Jimmy Bullard (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 7'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) clears the ball

  • 7'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) executes a corner kick

  • 5'

    Steve Sidwell (Reading) clears the ball

  • 5'

    Graham Kavanagh (Wigan Athletic) executes a corner kick

  • 5'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Parry)

  • 5'

    Nathan Ellington (Wigan Athletic) hits a right footed shot from the right penalty area

  • 4'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) clears the ball

  • 4'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 4'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 3'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 3'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) clears the ball

  • 3'

    Nicky Eaden (Wigan Athletic) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 2'

    Stephen McMillan (Wigan Athletic) takes the throw.

  • 1'

    John Filan (Wigan Athletic) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 1'

    Nicky Forster (Reading) is caught offside

  • 0'

    Kickoff