Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 Nottingham Forest

24 Sep

Kieran Lee


Kieran Lee scored both goals in Sheffield Wednesday’s victory over Nottingham Forest

Kieran Lee’s stoppage-time winner saw Sheffield Wednesday get their third win in four games as they defeated Nottingham Forest in the Championship.

Henri Lansbury put the visitors in front, with his shot from 30 yards deflecting off Barry Bannan and looping in over goalkeeper Keiren Westwood.

Lee levelled, heading home Ross Wallace’s corner after finding himself unmarked in the Forest area.

And Lee got the winner as he stabbed home from close range late on.

More to follow.

Live Text

Match ends, Sheffield Wednesday 2, Nottingham Forest 1.

Second Half ends, Sheffield Wednesday 2, Nottingham Forest 1.

Eric Lichaj (Nottingham Forest) is shown the yellow card.

Steven Fletcher (Sheffield Wednesday) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Eric Lichaj (Nottingham Forest).

Henri Lansbury (Nottingham Forest) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Atdhe Nuhiu (Sheffield Wednesday) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Henri Lansbury (Nottingham Forest).

Offside, Sheffield Wednesday. Atdhe Nuhiu tries a through ball, but Fernando Forestieri is caught offside.

Almen Abdi (Sheffield Wednesday) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Almen Abdi (Sheffield Wednesday).

Eric Lichaj (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Ben Osborn (Nottingham Forest) is shown the yellow card.

Goal! Sheffield Wednesday 2, Nottingham Forest 1. Kieran Lee (Sheffield Wednesday) left footed shot from very close range to the top left corner. Assisted by Steven Fletcher.

Attempt saved. Matt Mills (Nottingham Forest) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Henri Lansbury with a cross.

Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Sam Hutchinson.

Attempt saved. Almen Abdi (Sheffield Wednesday) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Jack Hunt (Sheffield Wednesday) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution, Nottingham Forest. Nicolao Dumitru replaces Jorge Grant.

Substitution, Sheffield Wednesday. Atdhe Nuhiu replaces Gary Hooper.

Offside, Sheffield Wednesday. Ross Wallace tries a through ball, but Steven Fletcher is caught offside.

Attempt missed. Sam Hutchinson (Sheffield Wednesday) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Ross Wallace with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Sheffield Wednesday. Conceded by Michael Mancienne.

Attempt blocked. Fernando Forestieri (Sheffield Wednesday) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Kieran Lee.

Substitution, Nottingham Forest. Nicklas Bendtner replaces Apostolos Vellios.

Steven Fletcher (Sheffield Wednesday) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Matt Mills (Nottingham Forest).

Attempt missed. Steven Fletcher (Sheffield Wednesday) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Jack Hunt with a cross.

Gary Hooper (Sheffield Wednesday) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Matt Mills (Nottingham Forest).

Attempt missed. Ben Osborn (Nottingham Forest) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right following a corner.

Substitution, Sheffield Wednesday. Almen Abdi replaces Barry Bannan because of an injury.

Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Glenn Loovens.

Foul by Fernando Forestieri (Sheffield Wednesday).

Hildeberto Pereira (Nottingham Forest) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Corner, Nottingham Forest. Conceded by Sam Hutchinson.

Goal! Sheffield Wednesday 1, Nottingham Forest 1. Kieran Lee (Sheffield Wednesday) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Ross Wallace with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Sheffield Wednesday. Conceded by Ben Osborn.

Corner, Sheffield Wednesday. Conceded by Jorge Grant.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

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