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Bristol City v Middlesbrough Live Commentary, 18/08/2018

FT
0 - 2
BRC
MID
M. Braithwaite (13)
B. Assombalonga (32)
Ashton Gate

Commentary

Match ends, Bristol City 0, Middlesbrough 2.
90' + 6' Second Half ends, Bristol City 0, Middlesbrough 2.
90' + 6' Attempt missed. Paddy McNair (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Ashley Fletcher.
90' + 4' Attempt saved. Andreas Weimann (Bristol City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Marley Watkins.
P. McNair
S. Downing
Middlesbrough
90' + 3' Substitution, Middlesbrough. Paddy McNair replaces Stewart Downing.
A. Fletcher
B. Assombalonga
Middlesbrough
89' Substitution, Middlesbrough. Ashley Fletcher replaces Britt Assombalonga.
88' Attempt missed. Eros Pisano (Bristol City) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left following a set piece situation.
88' Josh Brownhill (Bristol City) hits the bar with a right footed shot from outside the box from a direct free kick.
88' Eros Pisano (Bristol City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
88' Foul by Jonny Howson (Middlesbrough).
87' Attempt blocked. Andreas Weimann (Bristol City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
87' Attempt blocked. Marley Watkins (Bristol City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
M. Tavernier
M. Braithwaite
Middlesbrough
87' Substitution, Middlesbrough. Marcus Tavernier replaces Martin Braithwaite.
86' Attempt missed. Andreas Weimann (Bristol City) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left following a corner.
86' Attempt saved. Andreas Weimann (Bristol City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
86' Eros Pisano (Bristol City) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box following a corner.
85' Corner, Bristol City. Conceded by Aden Flint.
M. Taylor
Yellow Card
Bristol City
84' Matty Taylor (Bristol City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
84' Foul by Matty Taylor (Bristol City).
84' George Friend (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the left wing.
83' Foul by Matty Taylor (Bristol City).
83' Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the left wing.
82' Foul by Marlon Pack (Bristol City).
82' Jonny Howson (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the left wing.
82' Attempt blocked. Josh Brownhill (Bristol City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jay Dasilva.
82' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
81' Delay in match Lewis Wing (Middlesbrough) because of an injury.
81' Attempt missed. Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Jonny Howson following a fast break.
80' Attempt blocked. Callum O'Dowda (Bristol City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Adam Webster.
77' Foul by Marley Watkins (Bristol City).
77' Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
C. O'Dowda
J. Paterson
Bristol City
77' Substitution, Bristol City. Callum O'Dowda replaces Jamie Paterson.
J. Dasilva
J. Hunt
Bristol City
77' Substitution, Bristol City. Jay Dasilva replaces Jack Hunt.
76' Offside, Middlesbrough. Lewis Wing tries a through ball, but Britt Assombalonga is caught offside.
75' Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Niki Mäenpää.
75' Attempt saved. Stewart Downing (Middlesbrough) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Britt Assombalonga.
74' Lloyd Kelly (Bristol City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
74' Foul by Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough).
73' Foul by Matty Taylor (Bristol City).
73' Aden Flint (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
72' Attempt missed. Jonny Howson (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left following a corner.
72' Attempt blocked. Stewart Downing (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
72' Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Jack Hunt.
72' Attempt blocked. Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough) header from the left side of the six yard box is blocked. Assisted by Dael Fry with a headed pass.
71' Foul by Josh Brownhill (Bristol City).
71' Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
70' Offside, Bristol City. Josh Brownhill tries a through ball, but Jamie Paterson is caught offside.
69' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
M. Taylor
K. Smith
Bristol City
69' Substitution, Bristol City. Matty Taylor replaces Korey Smith because of an injury.
67' Delay in match Korey Smith (Bristol City) because of an injury.
67' Attempt missed. Lewis Wing (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.
60' Attempt missed. Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Lewis Wing with a through ball.
59' Attempt missed. Jamie Paterson (Bristol City) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Marlon Pack following a corner.
59' Corner, Bristol City. Conceded by Jonny Howson.
59' Attempt blocked. Andreas Weimann (Bristol City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
57' Attempt missed. George Friend (Middlesbrough) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Stewart Downing with a cross following a corner.
56' Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Lloyd Kelly.
55' Attempt missed. Stewart Downing (Middlesbrough) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Ryan Shotton.
52' Lloyd Kelly (Bristol City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
52' Foul by Lewis Wing (Middlesbrough).
51' Corner, Bristol City. Conceded by Darren Randolph.
51' Attempt saved. Jamie Paterson (Bristol City) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
G. Friend
Yellow Card
Middlesbrough
50' George Friend (Middlesbrough) is shown the yellow card.
49' Lloyd Kelly (Bristol City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
49' Foul by Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough).
48' Attempt missed. Eros Pisano (Bristol City) left footed shot from the left side of the box is too high. Assisted by Adam Webster following a set piece situation.
47' Marley Watkins (Bristol City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
47' Foul by Dael Fry (Middlesbrough).
47' Josh Brownhill (Bristol City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
47' Foul by Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough).
Second Half begins Bristol City 0, Middlesbrough 2.
45' + 3' First Half ends, Bristol City 0, Middlesbrough 2.
45' + 1' Offside, Bristol City. Josh Brownhill tries a through ball, but Andreas Weimann is caught offside.
41' Foul by Marlon Pack (Bristol City).
41' Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the left wing.
36' Corner, Bristol City. Conceded by Martin Braithwaite.
34' Josh Brownhill (Bristol City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
34' Foul by Adam Clayton (Middlesbrough).
B. Assombalonga
S. Downing
Middlesbrough
32' Goal! Bristol City 0, Middlesbrough 2. Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough) header from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Stewart Downing with a cross.
30' Attempt missed. Marley Watkins (Bristol City) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top left corner. Assisted by Jack Hunt with a cross.
29' Attempt missed. Marlon Pack (Bristol City) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right from a direct free kick.
D. Fry
Yellow Card
Middlesbrough
28' Dael Fry (Middlesbrough) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
28' Marley Watkins (Bristol City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
28' Foul by Dael Fry (Middlesbrough).
25' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
23' Delay in match Ryan Shotton (Middlesbrough) because of an injury.
23' Foul by Eros Pisano (Bristol City).
23' Ryan Shotton (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the right wing.
22' Attempt missed. Andreas Weimann (Bristol City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Jamie Paterson.
21' Offside, Middlesbrough. George Friend tries a through ball, but Britt Assombalonga is caught offside.
15' Attempt missed. Aden Flint (Middlesbrough) header from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Stewart Downing with a cross following a corner.
14' Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Marlon Pack.
M. Braithwaite
Goal
Middlesbrough
13' Goal! Bristol City 0, Middlesbrough 1. Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.
12' Foul by Marley Watkins (Bristol City).
12' Aden Flint (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
9' Attempt saved. Josh Brownhill (Bristol City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Marlon Pack.
8' Adam Webster (Bristol City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
8' Foul by Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough).
6' Offside, Bristol City. Marlon Pack tries a through ball, but Jack Hunt is caught offside.
3' Josh Brownhill (Bristol City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
3' Foul by Adam Clayton (Middlesbrough).
1' Marlon Pack (Bristol City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
1' Foul by Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough).
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.