• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 01 April 2017
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Deepdale

Preston North End

Preston North End

McGeady 51"

1 - 1

Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest

Assombalonga 21"

Preston North End vs Nottingham Forest


Team Lineups

Preston North End

22 Maxwell
5 Clarke
24 Boyle
23 Huntington
3 Cunningham
7 Horgan
12 Gallagher
4 Pearson
14 McGeady51"
29 Barkhuizen
25 Hugill
Substitutes
1 Lindegaard
8 Browne
10 Beckford
17 Spurr
21 May
27 Baptiste
37 Robinson

Nottingham Forest

43 Smith
2 Lichaj
42 Worrall
13 Fox
3 Pinillos
24 Vaughan
45 Brereton
16 Clough
8 Cohen
11 Osborn
9 Assombalonga21"
Substitutes
4 Mancienne
15 Tshibola
18 Carayol
19 Ward
26 Evtimov
39 Vellios
41 Cash

Possession Stats

37%
63%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Preston North End

D W L W L L D L

Nottingham Forest

D L W L L W L W


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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

90:00 +3.52
 

Jamie Ward has a direct shot on goal from the free kick which goes over the bar.

90:00 +0.31
 

Clearance made by Chris Maxwell.

90:00 +0.24
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Ben Osborn.

90:00 +0.45
 

Clearance made by Alan Browne.

90:00 +1.02
 

Daniel Fox concedes a free kick for a foul on Callum Robinson.

90:00 +1.16
Yellow card
 

Daniel Fox shown a yellow card.

90:00 +2.42
 

Matty Cash fouled by Ben Pearson, the ref awards a free kick.

90:00 +3.03
 

Ben Pearson receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.

88:09
 

Clearance made by David Vaughan.

87:49
 

Clearance made by Daniel Pinillos.

87:46
 

Daniel Pinillos manages to make a clearance.

87:37
 

Chris Cohen manages to make a clearance.

87:32
 

Aiden McGeady restarts play with the free kick.

87:05
 

Unfair challenge on Tom Clarke by Apostolos Vellios results in a free kick.

85:31
 

Free kick taken by Aiden McGeady.

84:39
 

Greg Cunningham fouled by Jamie Ward, the ref awards a free kick.

83:59
 

Clearance by Joe Worrall.

83:45
Substitution
 

Alan Browne comes on in place of Paul Gallagher.

82:39
 

Alex Baptiste manages to make a clearance.

81:39
 

Jamie Ward takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Greg Cunningham gets a block in.

80:21
 

Shot by Apostolos Vellios. Chris Maxwell catches the ball.

80:05
 

Chris Maxwell restarts play with the free kick.

79:27
 

Matty Cash challenges Greg Cunningham unfairly and gives away a free kick.

77:19
 

Eric Lichaj makes a clearance.

76:41
 

Chris Cohen gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aiden McGeady.

76:33
 

Centre by Alex Baptiste.

73:04
 

A cross is delivered by Ben Osborn.

72:40
Substitution
 

Apostolos Vellios comes on in place of Britt Assombalonga.

72:26
Substitution
 

Matty Cash joins the action as a substitute, replacing Zach Clough.

71:34
 

Jordan Hugill gets a header at goal. Jordan Smith catches the ball.

71:14
 

Clearance by Eric Lichaj.

71:06
 

Paul Gallagher crosses the ball in from the free kick.

70:40
Yellow card
 

Daniel Pinillos receives a yellow card.

70:18
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daniel Pinillos on Tom Barkhuizen.

70:05
 

Clearance by Chris Maxwell.

68:55
 

Chris Maxwell restarts play with the free kick.

68:32
 

Foul by Jamie Ward on Paul Huntington, free kick awarded.

67:50
 

Clearance made by Daniel Fox.

67:24
 

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

66:51
 

Britt Assombalonga fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick over the bar.

65:38
 

Foul by Greg Cunningham on Jamie Ward, free kick awarded.

63:43
 

Chris Maxwell restarts play with the free kick.

63:15
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Britt Assombalonga.

61:58
Substitution
 

Ben Brereton goes off and Jamie Ward comes on.

61:34
 

Ben Osborn has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

58:36
 

Chris Maxwell restarts play with the free kick.

57:42
 

Clearance by Daniel Fox.

57:26
 

Daniel Fox manages to make a clearance.

57:13
 

The ball is swung over by Tom Clarke.

55:47
 

Clearance made by Tom Clarke.

54:37
 

Chris Cohen restarts play with the free kick.

54:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Cohen by Callum Robinson.

54:03
 

Caution for Callum Robinson.

53:40
 

Foul by Callum Robinson on Ben Brereton, free kick awarded.

53:33
 

Clearance by Joe Worrall.

51:56
Goal
 

Aiden McGeady slots the ball right footed into the goal. Preston North End 1-1 Nottm Forest.The assist for the goal came from Callum Robinson.

49:02
 

Clearance made by Alex Baptiste.

48:22
 

Corner taken by Greg Cunningham.

47:40
 

The ball is sent over by Aiden McGeady.

47:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aiden McGeady by David Vaughan.

45:38
 

Clearance made by Joe Worrall.

45:36
 

The ball is delivered by Greg Cunningham.

45:26
 

Joe Worrall makes a clearance.

45:01
Substitution
 

Alex Baptiste is brought on as a substitute for Andrew Boyle.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

45:00 +1.23
 

Clearance made by Paul Huntington.

45:00 +0.06
 

Chris Cohen fouled by Paul Gallagher, the ref awards a free kick.

45:00 +1.19
 

Free kick crossed by Zach Clough.

44:48
 

David Vaughan restarts play with the free kick.

44:28
 

Unfair challenge on Zach Clough by Paul Gallagher results in a free kick.

43:15
 

Britt Assombalonga takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

43:01
 

Ben Brereton takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Chris Maxwell gets their feet to the ball .

41:32
 

Ben Brereton produces a cross.

37:43
 

Ben Osborn takes a shot. Save by Chris Maxwell.

37:41
 

Britt Assombalonga takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Paul Huntington.

35:54
 

Chris Cohen fouled by Andrew Boyle, the ref awards a free kick.

35:08
 

Clearance made by Tom Clarke.

35:06
 

The ball is delivered by Ben Brereton.

33:54
 

Paul Gallagher crosses the ball in from the free kick.

33:26
Yellow card
 

Booking for Eric Lichaj for unsporting behaviour.

33:07
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Aiden McGeady by Eric Lichaj.

30:59
 

Clearance made by Daniel Pinillos.

30:57
 

Clearance made by Eric Lichaj.

30:56
 

Joe Worrall makes a clearance.

30:45
 

Joe Worrall manages to make a clearance.

28:50
 

Chris Cohen sends in a cross.

27:27
 

Jordan Smith restarts play with the free kick.

26:54
 

The referee blows for offside.

25:49
 

Free kick crossed by Ben Osborn.

25:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Eric Lichaj by Aiden McGeady.

23:55
 

Chris Maxwell restarts play with the free kick.

23:23
 

Greg Cunningham fouled by Ben Brereton, the ref awards a free kick.

21:26
Goal
 

Britt Assombalonga scores with a right foot finish. Preston North End 0-1 Nottm Forest.Zach Clough provided the assist for the goal.

19:57
 

Clearance by Andrew Boyle.

18:46
 

Ben Brereton has a headed effort at goal. Chris Maxwell safely holds on.

18:14
 

Chris Maxwell makes a clearance.

18:09
 

Zach Clough takes a shot. Andrew Boyle gets a block in.

17:40
 

Daniel Fox manages to make a clearance.

16:18
 

Clearance made by Ben Brereton.

15:19
 

Daniel Fox makes a clearance.

12:38
 

Shot by Ben Osborn went over the net.

12:31
 

Ben Osborn takes a shot. Ben Pearson gets a block in.

12:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrew Boyle on Britt Assombalonga.

11:01
 

Ben Pearson concedes a free kick for a foul on Ben Brereton.

10:40
 

Short corner worked by Paul Gallagher.

10:12
 

Daryl Horgan takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Daniel Fox gets a block in.

10:00
 

The ball is sent over by Daryl Horgan.

9:11
 

The ball is swung over by Daniel Pinillos.

9:08
 

Britt Assombalonga takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Paul Gallagher.

8:01
 

Clearance made by Aiden McGeady.

4:23
 

Corner taken by Paul Gallagher from the right by-line.

3:25
 

Daniel Fox makes a clearance.

1:14
 

Corner taken by Paul Gallagher.

:39
 

Paul Gallagher has an effort at goal. Chris Cohen gets a block in.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.