• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 29 October 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium

Birmingham City vs Brighton and Hove Albion


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Myhill
2 Carr
24 Davies
4 Caldwell
6 Ridgewell
7 Burke
23 Spector
18 Fahey
11 Beausejour
9 King
39 Wood
Substitutes
13 Doyle
3 Murphy
8 N'Daw
17 Rooney
19 Zigic

Brighton and Hove Albion

21 Harper
36 Jara Reyes
3 Greer
14 Calderon
22 Painter
20 Vincelot
26 Bridcutt
10 Sparrow
12 Mackail-Smith
11 Noone
9 Barnes
Substitutes
16 Ankergren
13 Paynter
25 LuaLua
27 Taricco

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Birmingham City

L W L W D L W W

Brighton and Hove Albion

D W L L L D L L
Head to Head
Birmingham
1-2
Brighton 08-Apr-1989
Brighton
4-0
Birmingham 31-Dec-1988
Birmingham
2-0
Brighton 14-Feb-1987
Brighton
2-0
Birmingham 03-Sep-1986
Birmingham
1-1
Brighton 23-Mar-1985
Brighton
2-0
Birmingham 06-Oct-1984


Live Text Commentary
93:34 +3.34
 

Effort on goal by Craig Mackail-Smith from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

91:52 +1.52
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Barnes by Keith Fahey results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Liam Bridcutt.

91:02 +1.02
 

Chris Burke concedes a free kick for a foul on Mauricio Taricco. Steve Harper takes the free kick.

90:28 +0.28
 

Foul by Mauricio Taricco on Jean Beausejour, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Jean Beausejour.

89:35
 

Billy Paynter concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Caldwell. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

88:52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Billy Paynter by Jean Beausejour. Direct free kick taken by Steve Harper.

87:21
 

The offside flag is raised against Jean Beausejour. Steve Harper takes the free kick.

86:06
 

Unfair challenge on Keith Fahey by Romain Vincelot results in a free kick. Boaz Myhill restarts play with the free kick.

84:24
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Burke by Gordon Greer. Gordon Greer is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Strike on goal comes in from Jean Beausejour from the free kick.

82:27
 

Nikola Zigic has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

81:14
 

Billy Paynter concedes a free kick for a foul on Curtis Davies. Direct free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

80:39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nikola Zigic on Liam Bridcutt. Gordon Greer takes the direct free kick.

79:30
Substitution
 

Mauricio Taricco is brought on as a substitute for Gonzalo Jara Reyes. Craig Noone takes the inswinging corner, Nikola Zigic fouled by Romain Vincelot, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

77:57
 

The ball is swung over by Gonzalo Jara Reyes, Gordon Greer takes a shot. Save by Boaz Myhill.

77:19
 

Craig Noone takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Nikola Zigic.

74:49
 

Craig Mackail-Smith produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

71:35
 

Centre by Chris Burke, clearance by Gordon Greer.

70:52
 

The ball is delivered by Liam Ridgewell.

67:37
 

The referee blows for offside against Craig Noone. Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.

66:02
Substitution
 

Adam Rooney joins the action as a substitute, replacing Marlon King. Chris Wood goes off and Nikola Zigic comes on. Matthew Sparrow goes off and Billy Paynter comes on.

62:47
 

Handball decision goes against Craig Mackail-Smith. Direct free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

58:59
 

The referee blows for offside against Craig Mackail-Smith. Boaz Myhill restarts play with the free kick.

58:05
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Jean Beausejour, save by Steve Harper.

55:54
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Chris Burke goes wide of the right-hand upright.

54:02
 

Corner taken left-footed by Craig Noone from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Jonathan Spector. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Craig Noone, Romain Vincelot takes a shot. Save made by Boaz Myhill.

50:58
 

Jean Beausejour takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.

48:49
 

Foul by Jean Beausejour on Romain Vincelot, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Marcos Painter, Curtis Davies makes a clearance. Corner taken by Marcos Painter played to the near post, clearance by Curtis Davies. Corner taken left-footed by Marcos Painter from the right by-line, Boaz Myhill makes a save.

48:32
 

Marlon King sends in a cross, save made by Steve Harper.

48:18
 

Jean Beausejour delivers the ball, Gonzalo Jara Reyes makes a clearance.

47:50
 

The ball is swung over by Jean Beausejour, Marcos Painter makes a clearance.

46:34
 

The offside flag is raised against Chris Wood. Steve Harper takes the indirect free kick.

45:21 +0.21
 

Inigo Calderon concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Wood. Chris Burke takes the direct free kick.

44:38
 

Unfair challenge on Gonzalo Jara Reyes by Jean Beausejour results in a free kick. Jean Beausejour goes into the referee's book. Gordon Greer takes the free kick.

43:04
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Stephen Carr by Romain Vincelot results in a free kick. Romain Vincelot receives a yellow card. The ball is delivered by Jean Beausejour, Header from close in by Curtis Davies misses to the right of the goal.

41:53
 

Inswinging corner taken by Jean Beausejour from the right by-line, Marcos Painter fouled by Steven Caldwell, the ref awards a free kick. Steve Harper takes the direct free kick.

40:44
 

Ashley Barnes is adjudged to have handled the ball. Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.

39:53
 

A cross is delivered by Chris Burke, Headed effort from inside the box by Chris Wood misses to the right of the target.

39:04
 

Inigo Calderon has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the goal.

38:51
 

Chris Wood gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Bridcutt. Direct free kick taken by Liam Bridcutt.

35:08
 

Unfair challenge on Stephen Carr by Ashley Barnes results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Carr.

33:56
 

Foul by Stephen Carr on Romain Vincelot, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Liam Bridcutt.

31:36
 

The ball is swung over by Ashley Barnes.

30:48
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonathan Spector on Craig Noone. Marcos Painter restarts play with the free kick.

29:47
 

Unfair challenge on Craig Noone by Liam Ridgewell results in a free kick. Liam Bridcutt restarts play with the free kick.

29:02
 

Matthew Sparrow takes a shot. Save made by Boaz Myhill.

28:27
 

Jonathan Spector gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steve Harper. Steve Harper restarts play with the free kick.

27:34
 

Unfair challenge on Romain Vincelot by Jonathan Spector results in a free kick. Gonzalo Jara Reyes restarts play with the free kick.

24:45
 

Craig Noone gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell. Boaz Myhill restarts play with the free kick.

23:20
 

Foul by Jean Beausejour on Gonzalo Jara Reyes, free kick awarded. Steve Harper restarts play with the free kick.

21:08
 

Inigo Calderon challenges Marlon King unfairly and gives away a free kick. Keith Fahey restarts play with the free kick. Keith Fahey takes a shot and went wide left of the net.

14:59
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Chris Burke goes wide of the right-hand upright.

13:32
 

Craig Noone gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Carr. Chris Burke takes the free kick.

9:57
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Burke by Craig Mackail-Smith. Jean Beausejour crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, clearance by Gonzalo Jara Reyes. Shot from just outside the box by Keith Fahey misses to the right of the target.

8:29
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Marlon King misses to the left of the goal.

5:29
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Liam Ridgewell on Ashley Barnes. Gordon Greer takes the direct free kick.

1:12
 

Chris Burke has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Watford 45 41 88
2 Bournemouth 44 47 84
3 Middlesbrough 45 31 84
4 Norwich 45 38 83
5 Ipswich 45 19 78
6 Derby 45 32 77
7 Brentford 45 16 75
8 Wolverhampton 45 12 75
9 Blackburn 45 6 64
10 Charlton 45 -3 60

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