• Premier League
  • Date: Sat 04 March 2017
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: bet365 Stadium

Stoke City

Stoke City

Arnautovic 28"

Arnautovic 41"

2 - 0

Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough

Stoke City vs Middlesbrough


Team Lineups

Stoke City

33 Grant
8 Johnson
17 Shawcross
15 Martins Indi
3 Pieters
20 Cameron
6 Whelan
32 Sobhi
4 Allen
10 Arnautovic28"41"
25 Crouch
Substitutes
2 Bardsley
9 Berahino
14 Afellay
16 Adam
18 Diouf
19 Walters
24 Given

Middlesbrough

26 Valdes
2 Da Silva
4 Ayala
6 Gibson
3 Friend
7 Leadbitter
14 de Roon
8 Clayton
37 Traore
29 Gestede
21 Ramirez
Substitutes
5 Bernardo
10 Negredo
12 Guzan
17 Barragan
18 Stuani
27 Guedioura
34 Forshaw

Possession Stats

53%
47%

Form Guide - Premier League

Stoke City

W D D L L W L L

Middlesbrough

L L W D L L L L


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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The final whistle is blown by the referee.

90:00 +4.52
 

Lee Grant restarts play with the free kick.

90:00 +2.25
 

Shot by Ibrahim Afellay. Save made by Victor Valdes.

90:00 +0.58
 

Marten de Roon manages to make a clearance.

90:00 +1.26
 

Glen Johnson fouled by Christian Stuani, the ref awards a free kick.

90:00 +0.52
 

Joe Allen has an effort at goal. Ben Gibson gets a block in.

90:00 +4.18
 

Adama Traore gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Erik Pieters.

88:50
 

Adlene Guedioura restarts play with the free kick.

88:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Fabio Da Silva by Joe Allen.

88:05
 

Clearance made by Glen Johnson.

86:46
Substitution
 

Bruno Martins Indi leaves the field to be replaced by Ibrahim Afellay.

83:55
 

Geoff Cameron takes a shot. Save by Victor Valdes.

83:54
 

Clearance by Rudy Gestede.

83:52
 

Mame Diouf takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.

83:13
 

Header at goal by Ramadan Sobhi. Victor Valdes parries the ball away.

82:02
 

Adlene Guedioura takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.

81:23
 

Adam Clayton takes the free kick.

81:13
 

Unfair challenge on Fabio Da Silva by Ramadan Sobhi results in a free kick.

80:46
 

The ball is delivered by Adama Traore.

80:26
 

Lee Grant restarts play with the free kick.

78:55
 

Joe Allen challenges Adam Clayton unfairly and gives away a free kick.

78:06
Substitution
 

Saido Berahino joins the action as a substitute, replacing Peter Crouch.

77:28
 

Marten de Roon concedes a free kick for a foul on Geoff Cameron.

77:11
 

Clearance by Ryan Shawcross.

76:46
 

Glen Johnson makes a clearance.

76:43
 

Fabio Da Silva sends in a cross.

74:39
 

Joe Allen restarts play with the free kick.

74:39
Substitution
 

Adlene Guedioura is brought on as a substitute for Grant Leadbitter.

74:04
 

Marten de Roon challenges Geoff Cameron unfairly and gives away a free kick.

73:21
 

Espinosa Bernardo makes a clearance.

73:19
 

Joe Allen has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

73:17
 

Centre by Mame Diouf.

72:39
 

Unfair challenge on Christian Stuani by Joe Allen results in a free kick.

72:33
 

Glenn Whelan crosses the ball in from the free kick.

71:46
 

Adama Traore concedes a free kick for a foul on Erik Pieters.

71:23
 

Ben Gibson makes a clearance.

70:03
 

George Friend manages to make a clearance.

68:51
 

Ben Gibson restarts play with the free kick.

68:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Glen Johnson on Ben Gibson.

68:03
 

Lee Grant takes the free kick.

67:42
 

The referee penalises Christian Stuani for handball.

66:52
 

Christian Stuani takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.

66:48
 

Fabio Da Silva delivers the ball.

65:00
 

Grant Leadbitter has an effort at goal. Lee Grant parries the ball but the danger is not over.

64:51
 

Victor Valdes restarts play with the free kick.

64:38
Substitution
 

(Stoke) makes a substitution, with Mame Diouf coming on for Marko Arnautovic.

62:33
 

Clearance made by Adama Traore.

62:25
 

The ball is sent over by Marko Arnautovic.

61:58
 

Adama Traore is flagged offside by the assistant referee.

60:57
 

Christian Stuani takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

59:49
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Espinosa Bernardo.

59:23
 

Erik Pieters concedes a free kick for a foul on Adama Traore.

58:03
 

Corner taken by Glenn Whelan.

55:15
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Glenn Whelan.

54:40
 

Victor Valdes manages to make a clearance.

54:05
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Clayton by Geoff Cameron results in a free kick.

53:58
 

Clearance by Ryan Shawcross.

52:44
 

Grant Leadbitter concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Allen.

52:17
 

Espinosa Bernardo takes the free kick.

52:11
 

Foul by Erik Pieters on Rudy Gestede, free kick awarded.

51:19
 

Centre by Erik Pieters.

49:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Peter Crouch by Espinosa Bernardo.

48:55
 

Marko Arnautovic sends in a cross.

48:03
 

George Friend crosses the ball.

47:11
 

Unfair challenge on Glenn Whelan by Rudy Gestede results in a free kick.

46:36
 

Peter Crouch has a headed effort at goal. Victor Valdes catches the ball.

46:33
 

Corner taken by Glenn Whelan from the right by-line.

45:08
 

Clearance made by Grant Leadbitter.

Half time
 

The ref blows to end the first period.

45:00 +2
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Marko Arnautovic on Marten de Roon.

45:00 +1.17
 

Unfair challenge on Glen Johnson by George Friend results in a free kick.

45:00 +1.52
 

Glenn Whelan restarts play with the free kick.

43:40
 

Fabio Da Silva sends in a cross.

43:23
 

Glenn Whelan manages to make a clearance.

41:34
Goal
 

Marko Arnautovic slots the ball right footed into the goal. Stoke 2-0 Middlesbrough.Peter Crouch provided the assist for the goal.

41:31
 

Corner taken by Glenn Whelan from the right by-line.

41:06
 

George Friend makes a clearance.

41:05
 

Joe Allen sends in a cross.

38:41
 

Shot by Gaston Ramirez went over.

38:00
 

Grant Leadbitter takes a shot. Glenn Whelan gets a block in.

37:45
 

Adama Traore sends in a cross.

36:46
 

Clearance made by Espinosa Bernardo.

34:41
 

Espinosa Bernardo heads at goal. Lee Grant catches the ball.

34:08
 

Unfair challenge on Rudy Gestede by Bruno Martins Indi results in a free kick.

32:35
 

Free kick taken by Lee Grant.

31:48
 

Erik Pieters fouled by Gaston Ramirez, the ref awards a free kick.

30:54
 

Clearance by Ryan Shawcross.

30:13
 

Gaston Ramirez handles the ball and concedes a free kick.

28:39
Goal
 

Marko Arnautovic scores a right footed goal. Stoke 1-0 Middlesbrough.The assist for the goal came from Glenn Whelan.

27:52
 

Ben Gibson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joe Allen.

25:59
 

Fabio Da Silva manages to make a clearance.

25:37
 

Foul by Ben Gibson on Peter Crouch, free kick awarded.

24:00
 

Marten de Roon takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Geoff Cameron gets a block in.

22:32
 

Geoff Cameron fouled by Rudy Gestede, the ref awards a free kick.

21:13
 

Clearance by Bruno Martins Indi.

21:09
 

Free kick taken by Grant Leadbitter.

20:20
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Shawcross on Adama Traore.

20:01
 

Bruno Martins Indi restarts play with the free kick.

19:52
 

Foul by Rudy Gestede on Glenn Whelan, free kick awarded.

19:50
 

Victor Valdes restarts play with the free kick.

19:17
 

Ben Gibson fouled by Geoff Cameron, the ref awards a free kick.

18:35
 

Victor Valdes makes a clearance.

18:13
 

George Friend makes a clearance.

18:09
 

Free kick crossed by Glenn Whelan.

17:25
 

Adama Traore challenges Glen Johnson unfairly and gives away a free kick.

15:15
 

Geoff Cameron produces a cross.

14:42
 

Rudy Gestede takes a shot. Ryan Shawcross gets a block in.

14:24
 

George Friend restarts play with the free kick.

14:01
 

Marko Arnautovic gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on George Friend.

13:14
 

Joe Allen takes a shot and went wide of the right hand post.

13:13
 

Ramadan Sobhi takes the chance to get an effort at goal and hits the bar.

13:11
 

Marko Arnautovic delivers the ball.

11:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Adama Traore on Glen Johnson.

9:49
 

Free kick taken by Victor Valdes.

7:55
 

Adama Traore crosses the ball.

7:23
Substitution
 

(Middlesbrough) makes a substitution, with Espinosa Bernardo coming on for Daniel Ayala.

5:36
 

Clearance by Erik Pieters.

5:32
 

Ben Gibson takes the free kick.

5:01
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gaston Ramirez by Geoff Cameron.

4:01
 

Free kick taken by Lee Grant.

3:07
 

Clearance by Daniel Ayala.

2:33
 

Free kick crossed by Glenn Whelan.

1:53
 

George Friend gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marko Arnautovic.

:46
 

Free kick crossed by Glenn Whelan.

:16
 

Joe Allen fouled by George Friend, the ref awards a free kick.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game underway.