Championship

March 24, 2012

Full-time

Coventry City

2 - 0

Portsmouth

Championship

15:00 +00:00, March 24, 2012

Ricoh Arena, England

Referee: Geoff Eltrigham

  • 90'

    End of the game

  • 90'

    The referee has signaled the end of the second half

  • 90'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 90'

    Alex Nimely commits a foul on Tal Ben-Haim resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 90'

    Joe Murphy makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 90'

    Marko Futacs hits a good header. Outcome: save

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Attacking)

  • 90'

    Joe Murphy takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 90'

    Jason Pearce commits a foul on Richard Keogh resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 90'

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

  • 90'

    Joe Murphy makes a very good save (Round Post)

  • 90'

    George Thorne hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 90'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 90'

    Joe Murphy takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 90'

    Luke Varney commits a foul on Richard Keogh resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 90'

    Richard Keogh takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

  • 90'

    Tal Ben-Haim commits a foul on Gael Bigirimana resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Defending)

  • 90'

    Joe Murphy makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 90'

    Tal Ben-Haim crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 90'

    Gael Bigirimana blocks the shot

  • 89'

    Christopher Maguire hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 89'

    Throw-in: Tal Ben-Haim takes it (Attacking)

  • 88'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Defending)

  • 88'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 87'

    Joe Murphy takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 87'

    Luca Scapuzzi commits a foul on Gael Bigirimana resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 87'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Defending)

  • 86'

    Throw-in: Cyrus Christie takes it (Attacking)

  • 86'

    Jason Pearce takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 86'

    Alex Nimely commits a foul on Tal Ben-Haim resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 85'

    Joe Murphy takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 85'

    Offside called on Tal Ben-Haim

  • 84'

    George Thorne takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: open play

  • 83'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Attacking)

  • 83'

    Portsmouth makes a sub: Luca Scapuzzi enters for Scott Allan. Reason: Tactical

  • 83'

    Throw-in: Tal Ben-Haim takes it (Defending)

  • 82'

    Jason Pearce blocks the shot

  • 82'

    Gary McSheffrey hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 81'

    Joe Murphy takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 81'

    Christopher Maguire is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 81'

    Christopher Maguire commits a foul on Jordon Clarke resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 80'

    Tal Ben-Haim takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: pass

  • 80'

    Jordon Clarke commits a foul on Christopher Maguire resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 79'

    Coventry City makes a sub: Cyrus Christie enters for Chris Hussey. Reason: Injury

  • 77'

    Goal!! Oliver Norwood hits a very good right footed shot high through the middle from the left 6 yard (aprox. 6 yards) and scores!! Coventry City now leads 2 - 0

  • 77'

    Oliver Norwood hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 77'

    That last goal was assisted by Gael Bigirimana (Cross from Right Penalty Area)

  • 76'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 76'

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

  • 76'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 76'

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

  • 75'

    Scott Allan takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass

  • 75'

    Gary McSheffrey is awarded a yellow card. Reason: persistent infringement

  • 75'

    Gary McSheffrey commits a foul on George Thorne resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 74'

    Scott Allan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass

  • 74'

    Martin Cranie commits a foul on Marko Futacs resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 74'

    Throw-in: Jordon Clarke takes it (Attacking)

  • 73'

    Throw-in: Jordon Clarke takes it (Attacking)

  • 73'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Defending)

  • 72'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 71'

    Luke Varney hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 71'

    Scott Allan crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 71'

    Scott Allan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross

  • 71'

    Gary McSheffrey commits a foul on Tal Ben-Haim resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 71'

    Throw-in: Marko Futacs takes it (Attacking)

  • 70'

    Joe Murphy takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 70'

    Jason Pearce commits a foul on Richard Keogh resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 70'

    Scott Allan takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: open play

  • 70'

    Richard Keogh blocks the cross

  • 69'

    Kelvin Etuhu crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked

  • 69'

    Joe Murphy takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 69'

    Marko Futacs commits a foul on Richard Keogh resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 69'

    Scott Allan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: open play

  • 69'

    Gael Bigirimana commits a foul on Scott Allan resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 68'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Attacking)

  • 68'

    Richard Keogh blocks the shot

  • 68'

    George Thorne hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 68'

    Christopher Maguire curls a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: hit post

  • 67'

    Christopher Maguire takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: shot

  • 67'

    Richard Keogh is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 67'

    Handball called on Richard Keogh

  • 67'

    Richard Keogh blocks the shot

  • 67'

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

  • 67'

    Martin Cranie blocks the shot

  • 66'

    Marko Futacs hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 66'

    Kelvin Etuhu crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 66'

    Jamie Ashdown makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 65'

    Jordon Clarke crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 65'

    Throw-in: Christopher Maguire takes it (Attacking)

  • 65'

    Tal Ben-Haim takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: pass

  • 65'

    Richard Keogh commits a foul on Christopher Maguire resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 64'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 64'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 63'

    Joe Murphy takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 63'

    Marko Futacs commits a foul on Sammy Clingan resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 63'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 63'

    Portsmouth makes a sub: Kelvin Etuhu enters for Joe Ward. Reason: Tactical

  • 63'

    Portsmouth makes a sub: Marko Futacs enters for David Norris. Reason: Tactical

  • 62'

    Oliver Norwood crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 62'

    Jason Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 62'

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

  • 62'

    Tal Ben-Haim blocks the shot

  • 62'

    Alex Nimely hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 61'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 61'

    Gael Bigirimana crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 61'

    Gary McSheffrey takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: open play

  • 60'

    Greg Halford clears the ball from danger.

  • 60'

    Sammy Clingan takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: clearance

  • 60'

    Jamie Ashdown makes a very good save (Round Post)

  • 60'

    Sammy Clingan hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 59'

    Sammy Clingan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: shot

  • 59'

    Jason Pearce commits a foul on Alex Nimely resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 59'

    Throw-in: Chris Hussey takes it (Attacking)

  • 58'

    Joe Murphy makes a very good save (Parry)

  • 58'

    Scott Allan crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 58'

    Scott Allan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross

  • 58'

    Sammy Clingan commits a foul on Christopher Maguire resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 58'

    Throw-in: Tal Ben-Haim takes it (Attacking)

  • 57'

    Greg Halford takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 57'

    Clive Platt commits a foul on Ricardo Rocha resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 57'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 56'

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

  • 55'

    Goal!! Gary McSheffrey hits a very good left footed shot to the lower left corner from the left penalty area (aprox. 12 yards) and scores!! Coventry City now leads 1 - 0

  • 55'

    Gary McSheffrey hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 55'

    That last goal was assisted by Chris Hussey (Cross from Left Channel)

  • 54'

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

  • 54'

    Offside called on Christopher Maguire

  • 53'

    Jamie Ashdown takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 53'

    Offside called on Clive Platt

  • 53'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 53'

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

  • 52'

    Jamie Ashdown makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 52'

    Chris Hussey hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 51'

    Throw-in: Christopher Maguire takes it (Attacking)

  • 51'

    Joe Murphy makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 51'

    Christopher Maguire crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 50'

    Throw-in: Joe Ward takes it (Attacking)

  • 50'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 50'

    Richard Keogh hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 50'

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

  • 49'

    Greg Halford clears the ball from danger.

  • 49'

    Sammy Clingan crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 49'

    Sammy Clingan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross

  • 49'

    David Norris commits a foul on Gael Bigirimana resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 48'

    Throw-in: Oliver Norwood takes it (Attacking)

  • 48'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 48'

    Throw-in: Tal Ben-Haim takes it (Attacking)

  • 47'

    Jamie Ashdown makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 47'

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

  • 47'

    Joe Murphy makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 46'

    Joe Ward hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 46'

    Throw-in: Luke Varney takes it (Attacking)

  • 46'

    Throw-in: Tal Ben-Haim takes it (Attacking)

  • 46'

    Coventry City makes a sub: Gael Bigirimana enters for Conor Thomas. Reason: Injury

  • 45'

    The second half is under way

  • 45'

    The referee has signaled the end of the first half

  • 45'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 45'

    Tal Ben-Haim takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: open play

  • 45'

    Conor Thomas commits a foul on Christopher Maguire resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 45'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 44'

    Scott Allan takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger short, resulting in: open play

  • 44'

    Martin Cranie blocks the cross

  • 44'

    Christopher Maguire crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked

  • 44'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Attacking)

  • 42'

    Sammy Clingan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: open play

  • 42'

    Jason Pearce commits a foul on Clive Platt resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 41'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 40'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 40'

    Tal Ben-Haim hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 39'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 39'

    Luke Varney hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 39'

    Greg Halford crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 38'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 38'

    Greg Halford crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 37'

    Throw-in: Jordon Clarke takes it (Defending)

  • 36'

    Martin Cranie clears the ball from danger.

  • 36'

    Jason Pearce crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 35'

    Jason Pearce takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross

  • 35'

    Sammy Clingan commits a foul on David Norris resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 35'

    Throw-in: Jordon Clarke takes it (Defending)

  • 34'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 34'

    Alex Nimely commits a foul on Jamie Ashdown resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 33'

    Joe Murphy makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 33'

    Scott Allan crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 33'

    Scott Allan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: cross

  • 33'

    Richard Keogh commits a foul on Luke Varney resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 33'

    Sammy Clingan crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

  • 32'

    Sammy Clingan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross

  • 32'

    Christopher Maguire commits a foul on Chris Hussey resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 31'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 31'

    George Thorne takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass

  • 31'

    Oliver Norwood commits a foul on Scott Allan resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 30'

    Jason Pearce takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 30'

    Clive Platt commits a foul on George Thorne resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 30'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 28'

    Joe Ward hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 28'

    Scott Allan takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits a floater to the far post, resulting in: shot

  • 28'

    Oliver Norwood blocks the cross

  • 28'

    Christopher Maguire crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked

  • 27'

    Tal Ben-Haim blocks the cross

  • 27'

    Jordon Clarke crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked

  • 26'

    Throw-in: Jordon Clarke takes it (Defending)

  • 25'

    Throw-in: Tal Ben-Haim takes it (Defending)

  • 24'

    Jamie Ashdown makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 24'

    Chris Hussey crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 23'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Attacking)

  • 23'

    Richard Keogh clears the ball from danger.

  • 23'

    Christopher Maguire crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 21'

    Throw-in: Tal Ben-Haim takes it (Defending)

  • 21'

    Greg Halford clears the ball from danger.

  • 20'

    Jordon Clarke crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 20'

    Ricardo Rocha clears the ball from danger.

  • 20'

    Sammy Clingan crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 20'

    Chris Hussey crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

  • 20'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 20'

    Ricardo Rocha clears the ball from danger.

  • 19'

    Jordon Clarke crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 19'

    Sammy Clingan takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: open play

  • 19'

    Jamie Ashdown makes a very good save (Round Post)

  • 19'

    Clive Platt hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 19'

    Richard Keogh clears the ball from danger.

  • 19'

    Luke Varney crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 16'

    Clive Platt clears the ball from danger.

  • 16'

    Scott Allan takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits a floater to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 16'

    Chris Hussey blocks the cross

  • 16'

    Scott Allan crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked

  • 15'

    Throw-in: Tal Ben-Haim takes it (Defending)

  • 15'

    Oliver Norwood crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 15'

    Throw-in: Chris Hussey takes it (Attacking)

  • 14'

    Throw-in: Chris Hussey takes it (Attacking)

  • 14'

    Throw-in: Oliver Norwood takes it (Attacking)

  • 14'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 13'

    Sammy Clingan curls a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 13'

    Sammy Clingan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: shot

  • 13'

    Jason Pearce commits a foul on Clive Platt resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 12'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 12'

    Joe Murphy makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 11'

    Christopher Maguire crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 11'

    Jamie Ashdown makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 11'

    Clive Platt curls a good header. Outcome: save

  • 11'

    Clive Platt crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 11'

    Joe Murphy makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 10'

    Christopher Maguire hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 10'

    Greg Halford takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass

  • 10'

    Martin Cranie commits a foul on Luke Varney resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 9'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 9'

    Alex Nimely commits a foul on Jason Pearce resulting on a free kick for Portsmouth

  • 9'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Attacking)

  • 9'

    Joe Murphy makes a very good save (Parry)

  • 8'

    Christopher Maguire hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 8'

    Jamie Ashdown takes a long goal kick

  • 7'

    Joe Murphy takes a long goal kick

  • 6'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Attacking)

  • 6'

    Throw-in: Greg Halford takes it (Defending)

  • 6'

    Conor Thomas crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

  • 6'

    Jamie Ashdown makes a very good save (Parry)

  • 6'

    Sammy Clingan crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 5'

    Sammy Clingan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross

  • 5'

    Greg Halford commits a foul on Chris Hussey resulting on a free kick for Coventry City

  • 5'

    Jason Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 5'

    Chris Hussey crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 5'

    Martin Cranie takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 5'

    Offside called on Luke Varney

  • 4'

    Jason Pearce crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

  • 4'

    Throw-in: Tal Ben-Haim takes it (Attacking)

  • 3'

    Throw-in: Scott Allan takes it (Attacking)

  • 2'

    Joe Murphy takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 2'

    Offside called on Luke Varney

  • 1'

    Throw-in: Tal Ben-Haim takes it (Defending)

  • 1'

    Throw-in: Jordon Clarke takes it (Defending)

  • 0'

    Game on!