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Burton Albion
2 - 4
Reading

Sky Bet Championship

The Pirelli Stadium

07 May 2017

Attendance: 6,264

Referee: Simon Hooper

Burton Albion Reading
Turner (69'), Woodrow (72')Mendes (3'), Obita (21'), Kermorgant (64'), Grabban (84')
Bywater     Al Habsi    
Brayford     Gunter    
McFadzean     McShane     van den Berg 45'
Turner     Moore    
Sordell     Ilori    
Mousinho     Obita    
Murphy     Sbarra 68' Evans    
Kightly     Dyer 63' Beerens     Williams 75'
Irvine     Kelly    
Woodrow     Mendes     Grabban 66'
Miller     Varney 78' Kermorgant    
Substitutes
Flanagan     van den Berg    
Akins     Swift    
Dyer     Williams    
Naylor     Blackett    
Varney     Popa    
Sbarra     Jaakkola    
Campbell     Grabban    
Game Statistics
16
Goal Attempts
14
7
On Target
10
9
Corners
4
16
Fouls
17
1
Yellow Cards
0
0
Red Cards
0
52
%
48
Comments...
Burton Albion end the year with defeat at home to Play-off bound Reading 2-4. The Brewers were behind early when Joseph Mendes left footed from the centre of the box at the three minute mark. Jordan Obita put the visitors two up at the 21 minute mark when he was assisted by Liam Kelly. Yann Kermorgant made it 3-0 to the visitors when his shot from the box went in the bottom right corner. Ben Turner got a goal back for the home side when his shot when in at the 69th minute. Three minutes later, Cauley Woodrow continued the comeback as he headed in the Brewers second goal of the afternoon to make it 2-3. With six minutes remaining, Lewis Grabban ended the Brewers comeback as he right footed the visitors back to a two goal lead. The game ended Burton Albion 2, Reading 4. Burton Albion finished the season in 20th place on 52 points 1 point clear of the relegation zone.

Writer:AJames
Date:Sunday May 7 2017
Time: 2:36PM

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