• Date: Sat 01 October 2016
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium

Birmingham City vs Blackburn Rovers


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Legzdins
23 Spector
28 Morrison
5 Shotton
3 Grounds
11 Cotterill
26 Davis
8 Gleeson
19 Maghoma
15 Jutkiewicz
14 Adams
Substitutes
4 Robinson
10 Fabbrini
12 Wiggins
18 Brown
20 Stewart
27 Trueman
38 Storer

Blackburn Rovers

1 Steele
6 Lowe
3 Greer
4 Hoban
5 Williams
10 Marshall
26 Lenihan
29 Evans
32 Conway
12 Graham
17 Emnes
Substitutes
11 Samuelsen
19 Gallagher
21 Akpan
23 Guthrie
30 Brown
31 Bennett
33 Raya

Possession Stats

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Form Guide -

Birmingham City

Blackburn Rovers



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

90:00 +8.5
 

Craig Conway restarts play with the free kick.

90:00 +9.11
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway.

90:00 +9.17
 

Danny Guthrie takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by David Cotterill.

90:00 +8.57
 

Michael Morrison manages to make a clearance.

90:00 +0.43
Substitution
 

Paul Robinson replaces David Davis.

90:00 +2.23
 

Sam Gallagher produces a cross.

90:00 +2.46
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway.

90:00 +3.07
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway from the left by-line.

90:00 +8.1
 

Clearance made by Ryan Shotton.

90:00 +8.14
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Robinson on Elliott Bennett.

89:40
 

Free kick taken by Michael Morrison.

89:20
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gordon Greer on Diego Fabbrini.

88:49
 

Foul by David Davis on Darragh Lenihan, free kick awarded.

88:46
 

Tommie Hoban manages to make a clearance.

87:39
 

Derrick Williams restarts play with the free kick.

87:09
 

Danny Guthrie restarts play with the free kick.

86:56
 

Sam Gallagher fouled by David Davis, the ref awards a free kick.

85:08
 

Ben Marshall delivers the ball.

84:25
 

Free kick taken by Adam Legzdins.

84:08
Substitution
 

Rhoys Wiggins joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jacques Maghoma.

83:31
 

Sam Gallagher gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Spector.

82:35
 

Jacques Maghoma sends in a cross.

81:56
 

Ryan Shotton takes a shot. Jason Steele makes a save.

81:52
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by David Cotterill.

80:51
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Tommie Hoban a yellow card.

80:39
 

Tommie Hoban gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Lukas Jutkiewicz.

79:24
 

Clearance made by Darragh Lenihan.

79:22
 

Corner taken by David Cotterill.

78:11
 

Adam Legzdins restarts play with the free kick.

77:42
 

Sam Gallagher gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Morrison.

76:45
 

Free kick taken by Adam Legzdins.

75:09
 

Diego Fabbrini has an effort at goal. Gordon Greer gets a block in.

74:37
 

Gordon Greer makes a clearance.

73:25
Substitution
 

Marvin Emnes goes off and Elliott Bennett comes on.

73:02
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Darragh Lenihan on Diego Fabbrini.

72:12
 

Ryan Shotton makes a clearance.

70:07
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz fouled by Danny Guthrie, the ref awards a free kick.

69:27
 

Adam Legzdins restarts play with the free kick.

69:01
 

The offside flag is raised against Ben Marshall.

68:15
 

Jonathan Grounds takes the free kick.

67:40
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jacques Maghoma by Ben Marshall.

66:49
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Davis on Craig Conway.

66:27
Substitution
 

Danny Guthrie comes on in place of Corry Evans.

64:37
 

Unfair challenge on Diego Fabbrini by Corry Evans results in a free kick.

63:28
Goal
 

Stephen Gleeson scores with their right foot. Birmingham 1-0 Blackburn.Assist on the goal came from David Cotterill.

62:33
Substitution
 

Che Adams goes off and Diego Fabbrini comes on.

61:27
 

Shot by Corry Evans. Save made by Adam Legzdins.

61:14
 

Clearance made by Ryan Shotton.

60:09
 

Foul by Marvin Emnes on Jonathan Grounds, free kick awarded.

59:57
 

Free kick taken by Derrick Williams.

59:44
 

Craig Conway fouled by Jonathan Spector, the ref awards a free kick.

58:59
 

Clearance made by Michael Morrison.

58:21
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by David Cotterill.

57:57
 

David Cotterill produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Blocked by Ben Marshall.

57:07
 

Tommie Hoban challenges Lukas Jutkiewicz unfairly and gives away a free kick.

56:36
 

Ryan Shotton fouled by Sam Gallagher, the ref awards a free kick.

55:50
 

Jason Lowe makes a clearance.

55:36
 

Clearance by Corry Evans.

54:39
 

David Cotterill challenges Derrick Williams unfairly and gives away a free kick.

54:27
 

Adam Legzdins takes the free kick.

54:14
Substitution
 

Sam Gallagher joins the action as a substitute, replacing Danny Graham.

53:38
 

Ryan Shotton makes a clearance.

52:33
 

Clearance made by Lukas Jutkiewicz.

52:30
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway from the left by-line.

52:03
 

David Davis makes a clearance.

51:37
 

Free kick crossed by Craig Conway.

50:59
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marvin Emnes by Ryan Shotton.

50:34
 

Adam Legzdins takes the free kick.

50:04
 

Foul by Danny Graham on Stephen Gleeson, free kick awarded.

49:23
 

Shot by Stephen Gleeson cleared the crossbar.

47:36
 

Danny Graham gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Morrison.

47:13
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz has a headed effort at goal. Save by Jason Steele.

47:10
 

The ball is delivered by Jacques Maghoma.

45:12
 

Clearance by Craig Conway.

Half time
 

The match has reached half-time.

44:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Shotton on Corry Evans.

43:07
 

Foul by Stephen Gleeson on Danny Graham, free kick awarded.

42:46
 

Unfair challenge on Stephen Gleeson by Danny Graham results in a free kick.

41:54
 

The ball is swung over by David Cotterill.

41:30
 

The ball is swung over by Lukas Jutkiewicz.

40:18
 

Free kick taken by Jason Steele.

39:56
 

Foul by Jacques Maghoma on Jason Lowe, free kick awarded.

39:10
 

Gordon Greer makes a clearance.

39:06
 

Centre by David Cotterill.

38:45
 

Clearance by Tommie Hoban.

38:07
 

Ben Marshall sends in a cross.

37:21
 

Clearance by Michael Morrison.

35:50
 

Clearance made by Gordon Greer.

35:00
 

Clearance made by Jonathan Spector.

33:59
 

Ryan Shotton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marvin Emnes.

32:33
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Gordon Greer.

31:59
 

David Davis challenges Ben Marshall unfairly and gives away a free kick.

31:54
 

Michael Morrison makes a clearance.

30:11
 

Clearance made by Michael Morrison.

29:43
 

Darragh Lenihan is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour.

28:19
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz manages to make a clearance.

27:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lukas Jutkiewicz on Corry Evans.

25:56
 

Corner taken by David Cotterill.

25:27
 

Derrick Williams makes a clearance.

23:56
 

Clearance by Darragh Lenihan.

22:52
 

Header at goal by Marvin Emnes to the left of the net.

21:53
 

Clearance by Jonathan Spector.

20:32
 

Foul by Jason Lowe on Jacques Maghoma, free kick awarded.

18:47
 

Craig Conway crosses the ball in from the free kick.

18:18
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonathan Spector on Danny Graham.

17:23
 

Craig Conway challenges David Cotterill unfairly and gives away a free kick.

16:45
 

Free kick taken by Gordon Greer.

16:41
 

Foul by Lukas Jutkiewicz on Tommie Hoban, free kick awarded.

15:56
 

Shot by Stephen Gleeson cleared the target.

14:43
 

David Cotterill crosses the ball in from the free kick.

14:08
 

Derrick Williams challenges David Cotterill unfairly and gives away a free kick.

12:40
 

Derrick Williams crosses the ball.

12:13
 

David Cotterill concedes a free kick for a foul on Corry Evans.

11:34
 

Clearance by Gordon Greer.

11:26
 

A cross is delivered by Jonathan Grounds.

10:58
 

Corner taken by David Cotterill from the left by-line.

10:06
 

The ball is crossed by Jason Lowe.

8:48
 

Header by Tommie Hoban misses left.

8:42
 

Corner taken by Craig Conway.

7:15
 

Derrick Williams produces a cross.

6:36
 

Centre by David Cotterill.

4:30
 

Gordon Greer takes the free kick.

4:09
 

Foul by David Davis on Darragh Lenihan, free kick awarded.

3:10
 

Clearance by Tommie Hoban.

2:01
 

Tommie Hoban challenges Lukas Jutkiewicz unfairly and gives away a free kick.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game underway.

World Cup Group G

TEAM W D L GD Pts
Belgium 1 0 0 3 3
England 1 0 0 1 3
Tunisa 0 0 1 -1 0
Panama 0 0 1 -3 0
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