• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 29 March 2014
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Macheda 56"

Macheda 72"

2 - 4
AFC Bournemouth

AFC Bournemouth

Ritchie 12"

Grabban 19"

Grabban 27" (P)

Harte 51"

Birmingham City vs AFC Bournemouth


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Randolph
23 Spector
6 Martin
4 Robinson
37 Blackett
31 Caddis
17 Reilly
7 Burke
22 Shinnie
8 Ibe
19 Zigic
Substitutes
9 Macheda56"72"
11 Lovenkrands
12 Novak
13 Doyle
20 Lee
27 Ferguson
35 Rusnak

AFC Bournemouth

42 Camp
2 Francis
5 Elphick
3 Cook
14 Harte51"
30 Ritchie12"
8 Arter
32 O'Kane
7 Pugh
9 Grabban19"27"
18 Kermorgant
Substitutes
1 Allsop
4 Surman
10 Pitman
15 Smith
20 Fraser
22 Ward
28 Rantie

Possession Stats

36%
64%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Birmingham City

W W W W D D D W

AFC Bournemouth

W D W W W D W W
Head to Head
Bournemouth
0-2
Birmingham 14-Dec-2013
Birmingham
0-1
Bournemouth 11-Feb-1989
Bournemouth
0-1
Birmingham 08-Oct-1988
Bournemouth
4-2
Birmingham 01-Jan-1988
Birmingham
1-1
Bournemouth 29-Aug-1987


Live Text Commentary
95:44 +5.44
 

Christopher Burke delivers the ball.

93:56 +3.56
 

Simon Francis concedes a free kick for a foul on Jordon Ibe.

Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

92:08 +2.08
Substitution
 

Elliott Ward replaces Harry Arter.

90:51 +0.51
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Tyler Blackett on Matt Ritchie.

90:36 +0.36
 

Darren Randolph takes the free kick.

89:21
 

Lewis Grabban is cautioned.

89:18
 

Unfair challenge on Jonathan Spector by Lewis Grabban results in a free kick.

88:34
 

Free kick crossed by Jordon Ibe.

87:57
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Christopher Burke by Ryan Fraser.

87:50
 

Tyler Blackett delivers the ball.

86:55
 

Matt Ritchie decides to take a short corner.

85:44
 

Free kick taken by Ian Harte.

84:43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Harry Arter by Paul Caddis.

83:21
 

Clearance by Jonathan Spector.

82:27
 

Ryan Fraser is caught offside.

81:58
 

Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

81:37
 

The offside flag is raised against Ryan Fraser.

81:03
 

Clearance by Jonathan Spector.

79:36
 

Corner taken by Jordon Ibe from the right by-line.

78:45
Substitution
 

Peter Lovenkrands joins the action as a substitute, replacing Aaron Martin.

78:12
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Ryan Fraser.

77:30
Substitution
 

Andrew Surman replaces Yann Kermorgant.

76:53
 

Jordon Ibe takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.

76:36
 

Corner taken by Ian Harte from the right by-line.

75:49
 

Lewis Grabban takes a shot. Darren Randolph parries the effort to safety.

75:41
 

Callum Reilly takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.

75:12
 

Clearance by Paul Robinson.

74:02
 

Lewis Grabban sends in a cross.

72:56
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Callum Reilly on Matt Ritchie.

72:18
Goal
 

Federico Macheda slots the ball right footed into the goal. Birmingham 2-4 Bournemouth.

71:54
 

Federico Macheda sends in a cross.

71:14
 

Yann Kermorgant is caught offside.

69:46
 

Lewis Grabban fouled by Aaron Martin, the ref awards a free kick.

69:17
Substitution
 

(Bournemouth) makes a substitution, with Ryan Fraser coming on for Marc Pugh.

67:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yann Kermorgant by Tyler Blackett.

67:18
 

Clearance made by Paul Robinson.

66:50
 

Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

66:22
 

Foul by Tommy Elphick on Jordon Ibe, free kick awarded.

65:00
 

Christopher Burke takes a shot and went wide right of the net.

62:00
 

Matt Ritchie sends in a cross.

61:32
 

Clearance by Aaron Martin.

59:53
 

Clearance made by Ian Harte.

59:40
 

Corner taken by Jordon Ibe from the right by-line.

58:17
 

The ball is swung over by Jordon Ibe.

56:46
Goal
 

Lee Novak scores a left footed goal. Birmingham 1-4 Bournemouth.The assist for the goal came from Jordon Ibe.

56:19
 

Yann Kermorgant manages to make a clearance.

55:50
 

Yann Kermorgant challenges Callum Reilly unfairly and gives away a free kick.

55:12
Substitution
 

Lee Novak on for Nikola Zigic.

54:40
 

Clearance by Jonathan Spector.

52:42
 

Tyler Blackett manages to make a clearance.

51:40
Goal
 

Ian Harte scores with a left foot finish. Birmingham 0-4 Bournemouth.

51:27
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Ian Harte.

50:00
 

Clearance by Tommy Elphick.

49:47
 

The referee penalises Federico Macheda for handball.

47:00 +2
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Jordon Ibe.

47:39
 

The ball is swung over by Harry Arter.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

46:13
 

Lee Camp restarts play with the free kick.

45:56 +0.56
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Jordon Ibe.

45:58
 

Unfair challenge on Tommy Elphick by Federico Macheda results in a free kick.

45:46
 

The ball is delivered by Paul Caddis.

45:15 +0.15
 

Steve Cook makes a clearance.

44:34
 

Lewis Grabban delivers the ball.

42:26
 

Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

41:59
 

The referee gives a free kick against Yann Kermorgant for handball.

39:29
 

Clearance by Harry Arter.

38:54
 

Paul Robinson manages to make a clearance.

37:09
 

Header at goal by Yann Kermorgant to the left of the net.

37:03
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Ian Harte.

35:18
 

Clearance by Aaron Martin.

35:14
 

Lee Camp takes the free kick.

34:47
 

Callum Reilly gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Harry Arter.

34:27
 

Paul Robinson makes a clearance.

33:24
 

Free kick taken by Harry Arter.

33:21
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Federico Macheda coming on for Andrew Shinnie.

32:05
 

Paul Caddis challenges Harry Arter unfairly and gives away a free kick.

31:24
 

Free kick taken by Darren Randolph.

31:08
 

Harry Arter challenges Paul Caddis unfairly and gives away a free kick.

29:50
 

The ball is crossed by Simon Francis.

28:53
 

Paul Robinson makes a clearance.

27:32
 

Darren Randolph goes into the referee's book.

27:14
Goal
 

Lewis Grabban scores a penalty. Birmingham 0-3 Bournemouth.

26:22
 

Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Lewis Grabban by Darren Randolph.

24:32
 

Ian Harte makes a clearance.

21:51
 

Tommy Elphick manages to make a clearance.

20:56
 

Jonathan Spector makes a clearance.

19:45
Goal
 

Lewis Grabban slots the ball right footed into the goal. Birmingham 0-2 Bournemouth.

18:26
 

Clearance by Paul Robinson.

17:55
 

Clearance by Paul Robinson.

17:19
 

The offside flag is raised against Nikola Zigic.

14:02
 

The ball is crossed by Christopher Burke.

12:55
Goal
 

Matt Ritchie grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Birmingham 0-1 Bournemouth.The assist for the goal came from Lewis Grabban.

11:43
 

Header at goal by Aaron Martin goes right of the post.

11:32
 

Free kick crossed by Andrew Shinnie.

10:42
 

Yann Kermorgant gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jordon Ibe.

10:13
 

Clearance made by Simon Francis.

8:39
 

Aaron Martin makes a clearance.

7:13
 

Lewis Grabban is ruled offside.

6:44
 

Free kick taken by Darren Randolph.

5:44
 

Short corner worked by Harry Arter.

5:13
 

Matt Ritchie takes a shot and went wide left of the goal.

4:58
 

Paul Caddis makes a clearance.

3:01
 

Andrew Shinnie fouled by Harry Arter, the ref awards a free kick.

2:46
 

Corner taken by Jordon Ibe from the left by-line.

2:11
 

Jordon Ibe crosses the ball.

:14
 

Tommy Elphick makes a clearance.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game started.

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2 Hull 5 4 10
3 Ipswich 5 3 10
4 QPR 5 2 10
5 Cardiff 5 3 9
6 Middlesbrough 5 4 8
7 Birmingham 4 3 8
8 Charlton 5 2 8
9 Burnley 5 0 8
10 Leeds 5 1 7

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