Premier League

December 22, 2007

Full-time

Reading

2 - 1

Sunderland

Premier League

15:00 +00:00, December 22, 2007

Madejski Stadium, England

Referee: Steve Tanner

  • 90'

    End Match

  • 90'

    End Regular Time

  • 90'

    Dwight Yorke (Sunderland) receives a yellow card. Reason: Dissent

  • 90'

    The last goal was assisted by Shane Long (Reading)

  • 90'

    Goal !!! Stephen Hunt hits a left footed shot to the upper left corner from the centre penalty area and scores for Reading

  • 90'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the mid penalty area

  • 90'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 90'

    Paul McShane (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 90'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 90'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 90'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 90'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 89'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Open Play

  • 89'

    Dickson Etuhu (Sunderland) hits a header from the centre penalty area but it goes off target: Normal

  • 89'

    Ross Wallace (Sunderland) executes a corner kick

  • 89'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Parry)

  • 89'

    Kenwyne Jones (Sunderland) hits a right footed shot from the centre penalty area

  • 88'

    Dwight Yorke (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 88'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) clears the ball

  • 87'

    Sunderland makes a substitution: Anthony Stokes enters for Michael Chopra. Reason: Injury

  • 87'

    Ross Wallace (Sunderland) executes a corner kick

  • 87'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Tip Over)

  • 87'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) hits a right footed shot from the right channel

  • 85'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 84'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 84'

    Reading makes a substitution: Shane Long enters for Bobby Convey. Reason: Tactical

  • 84'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 83'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 82'

    The last goal was assisted by Kenwyne Jones (Sunderland)

  • 82'

    Goal !!! Michael Chopra hits a right footed shot to the lower right corner and scores the penalty kick for Sunderland

  • 81'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) commits a foul on Kenwyne Jones resulting on a free kick for Sunderland

  • 81'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 80'

    Kenwyne Jones (Sunderland) hits a left footed shot from the right channel

  • 80'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 79'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 79'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) commits a foul on Paul McShane resulting on a free kick for Sunderland

  • 79'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 78'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 77'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 77'

    Paul McShane (Sunderland) commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 77'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the left channel

  • 76'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 76'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the left penalty area but it goes off target: Normal

  • 76'

    Paul McShane (Sunderland) blocks the shot

  • 75'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 75'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 75'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 74'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 74'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 74'

    Bobby Convey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 73'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 73'

    Kenwyne Jones (Sunderland) hits a header from the centre penalty area but it goes off target: Normal

  • 73'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) send a cross. Outcome: Shot

  • 72'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 71'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 71'

    Paul McShane (Sunderland) commits a foul on Dave Kitson resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 70'

    The last goal was assisted by Ibrahima Sonko (Reading)

  • 69'

    Goal !!! Ivar Ingimarsson hits a right footed shot low through the middle from the right goalbox and scores for Reading

  • 69'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the right goalbox

  • 69'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) saves the shot (Parry)

  • 69'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) hits a header from the left goalbox

  • 69'

    James Harper (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Shot

  • 69'

    James Harper (Reading) takes a freekick from the right wing. Outcome: Cross

  • 69'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) commits a foul on Stephen Hunt resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 68'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 68'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Out Of Play

  • 68'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 67'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 67'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) send a cross. Outcome: Open Play

  • 66'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 65'

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

  • 65'

    Dickson Etuhu (Sunderland) commits a foul on Ibrahima Sonko resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 64'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 63'

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

  • 63'

    Michael Chopra (Sunderland) is caught offside

  • 62'

    Sunderland makes a substitution: Ross Wallace enters for Daryl Murphy. Reason: Tactical

  • 62'

    Sunderland makes a substitution: Dickson Etuhu enters for Andrew Cole. Reason: Tactical

  • 61'

    Kenwyne Jones (Sunderland) receives a yellow card. Reason: Unsporting behaviour

  • 61'

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

  • 60'

    Kenwyne Jones (Sunderland) commits a foul on Ibrahima Sonko resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 60'

    Paul McShane (Sunderland) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 60'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) is caught offside

  • 59'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 58'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 58'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Out Of Play

  • 57'

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

  • 57'

    Michael Chopra (Sunderland) is caught offside

  • 56'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 56'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) commits a foul on Dwight Yorke resulting on a free kick for Sunderland

  • 56'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 56'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 55'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 54'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 54'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Open Play

  • 54'

    Daryl Murphy (Sunderland) commits a foul on Dave Kitson resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 54'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 53'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 53'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 53'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 53'

    James Harper (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 52'

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

  • 52'

    Andrew Cole (Sunderland) is caught offside

  • 52'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 51'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the right channel but it goes off target: Normal

  • 51'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 50'

    Michael Chopra (Sunderland) hits a right footed shot from the right channel but it goes off target: Normal

  • 49'

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

  • 49'

    Dwight Yorke (Sunderland) is whistled for a handball

  • 49'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) send a cross. Outcome: Open Play

  • 48'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) takes a freekick from the right wing. Outcome: Cross

  • 48'

    James Harper (Reading) commits a foul on Kenwyne Jones resulting on a free kick for Sunderland

  • 47'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 47'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 47'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 46'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 45'

    Start 2nd Half

  • 45'

    Halftime

  • 45'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 45'

    Bobby Convey (Reading) commits a foul on Danny Higginbotham resulting on a free kick for Sunderland

  • 45'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 44'

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

  • 44'

    Dwight Yorke (Sunderland) commits a foul on James Harper resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 43'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 43'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Out Of Play

  • 42'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Cross

  • 42'

    Michael Chopra (Sunderland) commits a foul on Nicky Shorey resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 42'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 42'

    Danny Higginbotham (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 42'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 41'

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

  • 41'

    Andrew Cole (Sunderland) commits a foul on Ibrahima Sonko resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 41'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 41'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the left channel but it goes off target: Volley

  • 40'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 40'

    James Harper (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 40'

    James Harper (Reading) takes a freekick from the left wing. Outcome: Cross

  • 40'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) commits a foul on Bobby Convey resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 40'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 39'

    Michael Chopra (Sunderland) hits a right footed shot from the right channel but it goes off target: Normal

  • 39'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 38'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) hits a header from the centre penalty area but it goes off target: Normal

  • 38'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Shot

  • 38'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) receives a yellow card. Reason: Unsporting behaviour

  • 38'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the left channel. Outcome: Cross

  • 38'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) commits a foul on Bobby Convey resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 38'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 37'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 36'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 36'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the left goalbox but it goes off target: Normal

  • 36'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 36'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 36'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 36'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 35'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 35'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 35'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) commits a foul on Paul McShane resulting on a free kick for Sunderland

  • 34'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Foul

  • 34'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 34'

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

  • 34'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 33'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) saves the shot (Punch)

  • 33'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 33'

    Paul McShane (Sunderland) blocks the shot

  • 33'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the centre penalty area

  • 33'

    Daryl Murphy (Sunderland) receives a yellow card. Reason: Unsporting behaviour

  • 33'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes a freekick from the right wing. Outcome: Open Play

  • 32'

    Daryl Murphy (Sunderland) commits a foul on Stephen Hunt resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 32'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 31'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 31'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 31'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Open Play

  • 31'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 30'

    Michael Chopra (Sunderland) is caught offside

  • 30'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 29'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 29'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) saves the shot (Parry)

  • 29'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) hits a header from the right goalbox

  • 29'

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

  • 29'

    Bobby Convey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 28'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 28'

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

  • 28'

    Andrew Cole (Sunderland) is caught offside

  • 28'

    Danny Higginbotham (Sunderland) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Open Play

  • 28'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) commits a foul on Danny Collins resulting on a free kick for Sunderland

  • 27'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 27'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 27'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 26'

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

  • 26'

    Dwight Yorke (Sunderland) is whistled for a handball

  • 25'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 25'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 25'

    James Harper (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Open Play

  • 24'

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

  • 24'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) commits a foul on James Harper resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 24'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 24'

    James Harper (Reading) takes a freekick from the own half. Outcome: Pass

  • 23'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) commits a foul on Bobby Convey resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 23'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 22'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 22'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 22'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 22'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 21'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 21'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 20'

    Paul McShane (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 20'

    James Harper (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 20'

    Danny Higginbotham (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 20'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 19'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Cross

  • 19'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) commits a foul on Stephen Hunt resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 19'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 18'

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

  • 18'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) executes a corner kick

  • 18'

    Bobby Convey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 17'

    Danny Higginbotham (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 17'

    Bobby Convey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 17'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 16'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 16'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 16'

    Ivar Ingimarsson (Reading) clears the ball

  • 16'

    Michael Chopra (Sunderland) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 16'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) clears the ball

  • 16'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 15'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) takes a freekick from the left wing. Outcome: Cross

  • 15'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) commits a foul on Andrew Cole resulting on a free kick for Sunderland

  • 15'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 15'

    Paul McShane (Sunderland) blocks the shot

  • 14'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the right penalty area

  • 14'

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

  • 14'

    Andrew Cole (Sunderland) is caught offside

  • 13'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 13'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 13'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 12'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 12'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) hits a left footed shot from the left channel

  • 10'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 10'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Save

  • 10'

    Danny Higginbotham (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 10'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 10'

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

  • 10'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) commits a foul on Brynjar Gunnarsson resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 9'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 9'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 9'

    Bobby Convey (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 8'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 8'

    Dave Kitson (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the left channel but it goes off target: Curled

  • 8'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) takes a freekick from the left wing. Outcome: Open Play

  • 8'

    Paul McShane (Sunderland) commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 7'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 7'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Out Of Play

  • 6'

    Marcus Hahnemann (Reading) takes a goal kick.

  • 6'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) send a cross. Outcome: Out Of Play

  • 6'

    Grant Leadbitter (Sunderland) takes a freekick from the right channel. Outcome: Cross

  • 6'

    Nicky Shorey (Reading) commits a foul on Michael Chopra resulting on a free kick for Sunderland

  • 5'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) takes a goal kick.

  • 5'

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

  • 4'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) saves the shot (Parry)

  • 4'

    Andrew Cole (Sunderland) hits a right footed shot from the right penalty area

  • 4'

    Dean Whitehead (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 4'

    Kevin Doyle (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Open Play

  • 3'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 3'

    Ibrahima Sonko (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 3'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 2'

    Craig Gordon (Sunderland) saves the shot (Catch)

  • 2'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) hits a right footed shot from the right channel

  • 2'

    Danny Higginbotham (Sunderland) clears the ball

  • 2'

    Stephen Hunt (Reading) send a cross. Outcome: Clearance

  • 1'

    Danny Collins (Sunderland) takes the throw.

  • 1'

    Graeme Murty (Reading) takes the throw.

  • 0'

    Kickoff