Reading v Cardiff City

Sky Bet Championship at Madejski Stadium
18-08-2019KO:12:00ATT: 14,252REF: A Davies

Reading

George Puscas  25',  40'
John Swift  83'
3 - 0
FT
HT: 2-0

Cardiff City

  • FT
    Match ends, Reading 3, Cardiff City 0.
  • 90+4'
    Second Half ends, Reading 3, Cardiff City 0.
  • 90+2'
    Foul by Yakou Meite (Reading).
  • 90+2'
    Aden Flint (Cardiff City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 90+1'
    Penalty saved! Yakou Meite (Reading) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, left footed shot saved in the bottom right corner.
  • 90'
    Penalty conceded by Sean Morrison (Cardiff City) after a foul in the penalty area.
  • 90'
    Penalty Reading. Andy Yiadom draws a foul in the penalty area.
  • 90'
    Andy Yiadom (Reading) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 90'
    Foul by Joe Bennett (Cardiff City).
  • 89'
    Attempt saved. Leandro Bacuna (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
  • 86'
    Attempt saved. Joe Ralls (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
  • 86'
    Foul by Matt Miazga (Reading).
  • 86'
    Robert Glatzel (Cardiff City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 85'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Reading. Andy Rinomhota replaces Ovie Ejaria.
  • 83'
    Goal
    Goal! Reading 3, Cardiff City 0. John Swift (Reading) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Andy Yiadom with a headed pass following a fast break.
  • 82'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Reading. Lucas Boyé replaces George Puscas.
  • 81'
    Attempt missed. George Puscas (Reading) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by John Swift following a fast break.
  • 81'
    Corner, Cardiff City. Conceded by Rafael Cabral.
  • 81'
    Attempt saved. Curtis Nelson (Cardiff City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Joe Ralls.
  • 81'
    Attempt missed. Joe Ralls (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.
  • 80'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Reading. Yakou Meite replaces Lucas João.
  • 79'
    Attempt blocked. Robert Glatzel (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Isaac Vassell.
  • 76'
    Attempt missed. George Puscas (Reading) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Lucas João.
  • 75'
    Foul by Sean Morrison (Cardiff City).
  • 75'
    George Puscas (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 71'
    Ovie Ejaria (Reading) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 71'
    Foul by Curtis Nelson (Cardiff City).
  • 70'
    Attempt saved. Lucas João (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by John Swift.
  • 70'
    Attempt blocked. Lucas João (Reading) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by George Puscas.
  • 68'
    Matt Miazga (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 68'
    Foul by Robert Glatzel (Cardiff City).
  • 67'
    Corner, Cardiff City. Conceded by Rafael Cabral.
  • 67'
    Attempt saved. Robert Glatzel (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
  • 67'
    Attempt missed. Lucas João (Reading) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high. Assisted by John Swift.
  • 66'
    Attempt blocked. Pelé (Reading) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by John Swift.
  • 66'
    Corner, Reading. Conceded by Curtis Nelson.
  • 64'
    Corner, Reading. Conceded by Curtis Nelson.
  • 63'
    Foul by Sean Morrison (Cardiff City).
  • 63'
    George Puscas (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 60'
    Attempt missed. Lucas João (Reading) right footed shot from the right side of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by John Swift following a fast break.
  • 59'
    Attempt blocked. Callum Paterson (Cardiff City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Robert Glatzel.
  • 59'
    Attempt missed. Robert Glatzel (Cardiff City) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Sean Morrison with a headed pass.
  • 55'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 54'
    Delay in match because of an injury Callum Paterson (Cardiff City).
  • 51'
    Foul by Isaac Vassell (Cardiff City).
  • 51'
    Andy Yiadom (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 50'
    Attempt blocked. Joe Bennett (Cardiff City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
  • 48'
    Offside, Reading. John Swift tries a through ball, but Omar Richards is caught offside.
  • 47'
    Attempt saved. Robert Glatzel (Cardiff City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
  • 45'
    Second Half begins Reading 2, Cardiff City 0.
  • 45'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Cardiff City. Callum Paterson replaces Will Vaulks.
  • 45'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Cardiff City. Isaac Vassell replaces David Junior Hoilett.
  • 45+4'
    HT
    First Half ends, Reading 2, Cardiff City 0.
  • 45+4'
    Attempt blocked. Nathaniel Mendez-Laing (Cardiff City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Joe Bennett.
  • 45+1'
    Foul by Omar Richards (Reading).
  • 45+1'
    David Junior Hoilett (Cardiff City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 45'
    Yellow Card
    Joe Ralls (Cardiff City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 45'
    Foul by Joe Ralls (Cardiff City).
  • 45'
    John Swift (Reading) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 44'
    Attempt saved. Robert Glatzel (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
  • 44'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 42'
    Delay in match because of an injury David Junior Hoilett (Cardiff City).
  • 42'
    Yellow Card
    Liam Moore (Reading) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 42'
    David Junior Hoilett (Cardiff City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 42'
    Foul by Liam Moore (Reading).
  • 40'
    Goal
    Goal! Reading 2, Cardiff City 0. George Puscas (Reading) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom right corner. Assisted by John Swift with a cross.
  • 39'
    Foul by Robert Glatzel (Cardiff City).
  • 39'
    Andy Yiadom (Reading) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 36'
    Corner, Reading. Conceded by Aden Flint.
  • 36'
    Corner, Reading. Conceded by Aden Flint.
  • 36'
    Attempt blocked. Ovie Ejaria (Reading) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Lucas João.
  • 30'
    Attempt saved. Lucas João (Reading) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Rafael Cabral.
  • 28'
    Foul by Robert Glatzel (Cardiff City).
  • 28'
    Omar Richards (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 25'
    Goal
    Goal! Reading 1, Cardiff City 0. George Puscas (Reading) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the right to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Andy Yiadom with a headed pass.
  • 24'
    Nathaniel Mendez-Laing (Cardiff City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 24'
    Foul by Matt Miazga (Reading).
  • 23'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 23'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Cardiff City. Curtis Nelson replaces Marlon Pack because of an injury.
  • 22'
    Delay in match because of an injury Marlon Pack (Cardiff City).
  • 20'
    Aden Flint (Cardiff City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 20'
    Foul by Lucas João (Reading).
  • 20'
    Attempt blocked. Leandro Bacuna (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 13'
    Attempt saved. Joe Ralls (Cardiff City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Will Vaulks with a headed pass.
  • 8'
    Yellow Card
    Leandro Bacuna (Cardiff City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 8'
    Foul by Leandro Bacuna (Cardiff City).
  • 8'
    Omar Richards (Reading) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 6'
    Attempt missed. George Puscas (Reading) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by John Swift.
  • 5'
    Foul by Leandro Bacuna (Cardiff City).
  • 5'
    Lucas João (Reading) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 2'
    George Puscas (Reading) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 2'
    Foul by Sean Morrison (Cardiff City).
  • 0'
    First Half begins.
  • Lineups are announced and players are warming up.