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  • English Npower Championship
  • 26 December 2012, 12:15pm
  • City Ground
  • Attendance: 26,670
Nottm ForestNottm ForestvLeedsLeeds
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  • Sharp, pen 44
  • Sharp, 54
  • Austin, og 57
  • Blackstock, 61
2
  • Green, 12
  • Somma, 90

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Match ends, Nottingham Forest 4, Leeds United 2.

90+4 mins:Second Half ends, Nottingham Forest 4, Leeds United 2.

90+3 mins:Danny Collins (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

90+3 mins:Foul by Paul Green (Leeds United).

90+2 mins:Attempt missed. Adlène Guédioura (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

90+2 mins:Attempt missed. Davide Somma (Leeds United) left footed shot from very close range is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Jerome Thomas.

90+1 mins:Offside, Nottingham Forest. Greg Halford tries a through ball, but Simon Cox is caught offside.

90 mins:Goal! Nottingham Forest 4, Leeds United 2. Davide Somma (Leeds United) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ross McCormack.

89 mins:Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Adam Drury.

89 mins:Attempt missed. Adlène Guédioura (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Simon Cox following a fast break.

89 mins:Attempt blocked. Tom Lees (Leeds United) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Paul Green with a cross.

88 mins:Corner, Leeds United. Conceded by Elliott Ward.

88 mins:Attempt blocked. Davide Somma (Leeds United) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ross McCormack.

85 mins:Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Patrick Kenny.

85 mins:Attempt saved. Alan Hutton (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Dexter Blackstock.

83 mins:Substitution, Nottingham Forest. Henri Lansbury replaces Andy Reid.

82 mins:Attempt missed. Simon Cox (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Andy Reid.

81 mins:Attempt blocked. Davide Somma (Leeds United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Adam Drury.

80 mins:Alan Hutton (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick on the right wing.

80 mins:Foul by Jerome Thomas (Leeds United).

79 mins:Substitution, Leeds United. Ross McCormack replaces Sam Byram.

77 mins:Substitution, Nottingham Forest. Simon Cox replaces Billy Sharp.

77 mins:Greg Halford (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

77 mins:Foul by Davide Somma (Leeds United).

76 mins:Foul by Guy Moussi (Nottingham Forest).

76 mins:Davide Somma (Leeds United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

73 mins:Attempt missed. Sam Byram (Leeds United) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left following a set piece situation.

73 mins:Foul by Guy Moussi (Nottingham Forest).

73 mins:Sam Byram (Leeds United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

72 mins:Attempt blocked. Jason Pearce (Leeds United) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

72 mins:Foul by Billy Sharp (Nottingham Forest).

72 mins:Jason Pearce (Leeds United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

71 mins:Attempt blocked. Andy Reid (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Billy Sharp with a cross.

70 mins:Substitution, Nottingham Forest. Guy Moussi replaces Radoslaw Majewski.

70 mins:Attempt blocked. Jerome Thomas (Leeds United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

67 mins:Attempt saved. Elliott Ward (Nottingham Forest) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Andy Reid with a cross.

66 mins:Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Jerome Thomas.

66 mins:Substitution, Leeds United. Jason Pearce replaces Rodolph Austin.

65 mins:Chris Cohen (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

65 mins:Foul by Jerome Thomas (Leeds United).

65 mins:Substitution, Leeds United. Davide Somma replaces El Hadji Diouf.

61 mins:Goal! Nottingham Forest 4, Leeds United 1. Dexter Blackstock (Nottingham Forest) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Andy Reid with a cross.

60 mins:Offside, Nottingham Forest. Alan Hutton tries a through ball, but Billy Sharp is caught offside.

57 mins:Own Goal by Rodolph Austin, Leeds United. Nottingham Forest 3, Leeds United 1.

57 mins:Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Adam Drury.

54 mins:Goal! Nottingham Forest 2, Leeds United 1. Billy Sharp (Nottingham Forest) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Dexter Blackstock with a headed pass.

51 mins:Paul Green (Leeds United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

51 mins:Radoslaw Majewski (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

51 mins:Foul by Paul Green (Leeds United).

50 mins:Attempt missed. Dexter Blackstock (Nottingham Forest) header from very close range is just a bit too high. Assisted by Andy Reid with a cross following a corner.

50 mins:Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Jerome Thomas.

48 mins:Corner, Leeds United. Conceded by Chris Cohen.

Second Half begins Nottingham Forest 1, Leeds United 1.

45+3 mins:First Half ends, Nottingham Forest 1, Leeds United 1.

45+2 mins:Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Patrick Kenny.

45+2 mins:Attempt saved. Andy Reid (Nottingham Forest) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

45+1 mins:Billy Sharp (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

45+1 mins:Foul by Rodolph Austin (Leeds United).

44 mins:Goal! Nottingham Forest 1, Leeds United 1. Billy Sharp (Nottingham Forest) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

43 mins:Penalty Nottingham Forest. Billy Sharp draws a foul in the penalty area.

43 mins:Penalty conceded by Tom Lees (Leeds United) after a foul in the penalty area.

35 mins:Foul by Greg Halford (Nottingham Forest).

35 mins:Luciano Becchio (Leeds United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

33 mins:Michael Brown (Leeds United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

33 mins:Adlène Guédioura (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

33 mins:Foul by Michael Brown (Leeds United).

32 mins:Attempt missed. Dexter Blackstock (Nottingham Forest) header from a difficult angle on the right misses to the right. Assisted by Andy Reid with a cross.

31 mins:Attempt blocked. Andy Reid (Nottingham Forest) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Billy Sharp.

29 mins:Attempt missed. Chris Cohen (Nottingham Forest) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Andy Reid following a corner.

29 mins:Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Patrick Kenny.

29 mins:Attempt saved. Billy Sharp (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from very close range is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Elliott Ward with a headed pass.

28 mins:Adlène Guédioura (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

28 mins:Foul by Michael Brown (Leeds United).

24 mins:Foul by Adlène Guédioura (Nottingham Forest).

24 mins:El Hadji Diouf (Leeds United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

22 mins:Attempt missed. Rodolph Austin (Leeds United) left footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Sam Byram.

22 mins:Foul by Alan Hutton (Nottingham Forest).

22 mins:Jerome Thomas (Leeds United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

21 mins:Hand ball by Alan Tate (Leeds United).

17 mins:Foul by Elliott Ward (Nottingham Forest).

17 mins:Jerome Thomas (Leeds United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

14 mins:Greg Halford (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

14 mins:Foul by Paul Green (Leeds United).

14 mins:Delay over. They are ready to continue.

13 mins:Delay in match El Hadji Diouf (Leeds United) because of an injury.

12 mins:Goal! Nottingham Forest 0, Leeds United 1. Paul Green (Leeds United) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal.

12 mins:Attempt blocked. El Hadji Diouf (Leeds United) right footed shot from very close range is blocked. Assisted by Luciano Becchio.

8 mins:Foul by Adlène Guédioura (Nottingham Forest).

8 mins:Luciano Becchio (Leeds United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

7 mins:Chris Cohen (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

7 mins:Foul by Luciano Becchio (Leeds United).

3 mins:Attempt missed. Adlène Guédioura (Nottingham Forest) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Radoslaw Majewski with a headed pass.

2 mins:Offside, Leeds United. Michael Brown tries a through ball, but Jerome Thomas is caught offside.

2 mins:Corner, Leeds United. Conceded by Danny Collins.

1 mins:Corner, Leeds United. Conceded by Danny Collins.

First Half begins.

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

team line-up

1Lee Camp
32Elliott Ward
15Greg Halford
29Alan Hutton
5Danny Collins
11Andy Reid83
28Radoslaw Majewski70
7Adlène Guédioura
8Chris Cohen
23Dexter Blackstock
24Billy Sharp77

substitutes

12Karl Darlow
4Simon Gillett
3Daniel Harding
22Henri Lansbury83
6Guy Moussi70
19Simon Cox77
10Lewis McGugan

referee

Anthony Bates

team line-up

1Patrick Kenny
25Sam Byram79
3Adam Drury
15Alan Tate
4Tom Lees
9Jerome Thomas
7Paul Green
17Michael Brown
8Rodolph Austin66
10Luciano Becchio
21El Hadji Diouf65

substitutes

11Luke Varney
14Aidan White
5Jason Pearce66
12Jamie Ashdown
44Ross McCormack79
28Davide Somma65
19David Norris

referee

Anthony Bates

match stats

possession %5148
shots on target72
shots off target73
corners74
tackles won129
offsides21