Championship: Cardiff City prevails over Luton Town 2-1

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LUTON. Cardiff City beat Luton Town to win 2-1.

LUTON. Cardiff City overcame Luton Town to win 2-1. It was Cardiff City to strike first with a goal of R. Colwill at the 10′. Then it was a goal in the 64′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, S. Morrison gave the win to Cardiff City in the 77′ minute with a goal. Luton Town lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (58%).

The match was held at the Kenilworth Road Stadium Stadium in Luton on Saturday and this began at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Oliver Langford with the assistance of George Byrne and Richard Wild. The 4th official was Gavin Ward. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold around 3.1 degrees Celsius or 37.54 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 81%.​

Match Statistics

Luton Town was in firm control of the ball 58% while Cardiff City was struggling with a 42% ball possession.

Luton Town was more aggressive with 46 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 1 were on target. Anyhow, Cardiff City was able to find the solution to win this contest.​

Luton Town shot 11 times, 1 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, Cardiff City shot 9 times, 4 on target, 5 off target.


Luton Town received 1 yellow card (G. Rea). On the opposite side, Cardiff City received 2 yellow cards (S. Morrison and A. Smithies).

After this contest, Luton Town will stay with 25 points like Nottingham Forest to stay in the 12th place. On the opposite side, Cardiff City will have 18 points like Hull City to stay in the 20th place.

Match Events

  • 10'

    R. Colwill

    P. Ng

  • 38'

    S. Morrison

  • 42'

    G. Rea

  • 58'

    F. Onyedinma

    A. Bell

  • 64'

    J. Clark

    E. Adebayo

  • 66'

    D. Hylton

    H. Cornick

  • 71'

    M. Harris

    R. Colwill

  • 77'

    S. Morrison

    R. Giles

  • 81'

    I. Davies

    J. Collins

  • 84'

    H. Lansbury

    G. Rea

  • 85'

    A. Smithies

Next match

In the upcoming Championship match, Luton Town will play away against Blackpool on the 4th of December with a 0-0 head to head.

Cardiff City will host Sheffield United on the 4th of December with a 4-2 head to head stats in favor of Cardiff City (6 draws).

Luton Town: Formation and Lineups

Luton Town started with a 5-3-2 line-up (5-3-2).

The manager Nathan Jones chose to play with the following team: Simon Sluga (6.4), James Bree (6.4), Tom Lockyer (6.4), Sonny Bradley (6.5), Kal Naismith (7.1), Amari Bell (6.8), Glen Rea (7.3), Jordan Clark (7.8), Pelly Ruddock Mpanzu (6.2), Harry Cornick (6.6) and Elijah Adebayo (6.7).


Luton Town made 3 changes: A. Bell for F. Onyedinma (58′), H. Cornick for D. Hylton (66′) and G. Rea for H. Lansbury (84′).

Top player: Jordan Clark

The player who no doubt impressed Luton Town the most was Jordan Clark.

His rating is (7.8) with 1 goal, 40 passes (87% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 6. He performed 4 crosses.

Cardiff City: Formation and Lineups

Cardiff City started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

On the other side, Steve Morison played with: Alex Smithies (6.3), Mark McGuinness (6.5), Sean Morrison (7.8), Curtis Nelson (6.8), Perry Ng (7.1), Marlon Pack (7.0), Joe Ralls (6.9), Ryan Giles (7.1), Rubin Colwill (6.8), James Collins (6.5) and Kieffer Moore (6.3).


Cardiff City made 2 changes: R. Colwill for M. Harris (71′) and J. Collins for I. Davies (81′).

Top player: Sean Morrison

The player who no doubt impressed Cardiff City the most was Sean Morrison.

His rating is (7.8) with 1 goal, 19 passes (63% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 9.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Championship



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