• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 17 August 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium

Birmingham City vs Brighton and Hove Albion


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Randolph
8 Mullins
6 Burn
4 Robinson
2 Eardley
24 Adeyemi
15 Elliott
26 Allan
27 Ferguson
22 Shinnie
12 Novak
Substitutes
5 Bartley
7 Burke
13 Doyle
16 Arthur
18 Hancox
20 Lee
25 Green

Brighton and Hove Albion

29 Kuszczak
14 Calderon
3 Greer
20 Upson
Ward
10 Agustien
4 Andrews
8 Crofts
21 Lopez
30 Buckley
19 Ulloa
Substitutes
6 El-Abd
16 Ankergren
18 Caskey
25 LuaLua
28 Maksimenko
32 Ince
9 Barnes

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W

Brighton and Hove Albion

W L L L D L L D


Live Text Commentary
93:41 +3.41
 

Free kick crossed by Paul Robinson.

93:21 +3.21
Yellow card
 

Ashley Barnes booked.

93:15 +3.15
 

Ashley Barnes concedes a free kick for a foul on Koby Arthur.

92:26 +2.26
 

Header at goal by Dan Burn misses to the right.

90:37 +0.37
 

Free kick crossed by Wade Elliott.

90:09 +0.09
 

Gordon Greer challenges Matt Green unfairly and gives away a free kick.

88:43
 

Darren Randolph takes the free kick.

88:24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ashley Barnes on Dan Burn.

87:33
 

Free kick taken by Rohan Ince.

85:42
 

Matt Green concedes a free kick for a foul on Gordon Greer.

84:24
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Jake Caskey.

83:54
 

Keith Andrews challenges Koby Arthur unfairly and gives away a free kick.

83:45
Substitution
 

Shane Ferguson leaves the field to be replaced by Koby Arthur.

82:03
Substitution
 

Rohan Ince is brought on as a substitute for Kemy Agustien.

81:43
Substitution
 

Matt Green on for Scott Allan.

78:59
 

The ball is sent over by Christopher Burke.

78:18
 

Centre by Paul Robinson.

77:07
Yellow card
 

Neal Eardley is given a yellow card.

76:37
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Barnes by Neal Eardley results in a free kick.

76:06
 

The ball is sent over by Shane Ferguson.

72:19
Goal
 

Andrew Crofts scores with a right foot finish. Birmingham 0-1 Brighton.Kemy Agustien provided the assist for the goal.

69:51
 

Scott Allan takes a shot and went wide left of the target.

67:04
Substitution
 

(Brighton) makes a substitution, with Ashley Barnes coming on for Will Buckley.

66:18
Substitution
 

Christopher Burke on for Andrew Shinnie.

65:34
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Wade Elliott.

64:59
 

Shane Ferguson has an effort direct from the free kick.

63:05
 

Clearance by Matthew Upson.

63:02
 

The ball is swung over by Shane Ferguson.

59:19
 

Free kick taken by Darren Randolph.

59:07
Substitution
 

(Brighton) makes a substitution, with Jake Caskey coming on for David Lopez.

58:50
 

Will Buckley concedes a free kick for a foul on Tom Adeyemi.

58:23
 

Free kick crossed by David Lopez.

58:14
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Will Buckley by Neal Eardley.

57:25
 

Keith Andrews takes the free kick.

57:15
 

Keith Andrews fouled by Tom Adeyemi, the ref awards a free kick.

55:30
 

Jose Ulloa takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand post.

55:16
 

Will Buckley crosses the ball.

53:29
 

The ball is swung over by Shane Ferguson.

50:26
 

Shot by Lee Novak.

49:29
 

Lee Novak takes a shot and strikes the bar.

48:07
 

Andrew Shinnie takes a shot and strikes the bar.

47:45
 

The referee blows for offside.

46:42
 

The referee penalises Kemy Agustien for handball.

46:03
 

David Lopez takes a shot. Darren Randolph parries the ball away.

45:19
 

Andrew Shinnie has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the net.

45:07 +0.07
 

Andrew Shinnie has an effort at goal. Tomasz Kuszczak safely holds on.

44:48
 

Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

44:34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Shane Ferguson by Inigo Calderon.

41:15
 

Scott Allan produces a cross.

41:09
 

Corner taken by Wade Elliott.

38:43
 

Scott Allan takes a shot and went wide left of the net.

35:56
 

Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

35:28
 

David Lopez takes the free kick.

35:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hayden Mullins on Jose Ulloa.

34:45
 

Wade Elliott takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

34:00
 

Wade Elliott produces a cross.

33:34
 

Dan Burn restarts play with the free kick.

33:09
 

Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

33:03
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dan Burn by Jose Ulloa.

32:31
 

Scott Allan takes a shot and cleared the goal.

31:09
 

Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

30:41
 

Corner taken by David Lopez.

29:19
 

Wade Elliott restarts play with the free kick.

29:14
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Gordon Greer a yellow card.

27:40
 

Wade Elliott takes the free kick.

27:21
 

Jose Ulloa challenges Dan Burn unfairly and gives away a free kick.

27:09
 

Clearance by Tomasz Kuszczak.

26:46
 

Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

26:33
 

Gordon Greer challenges Lee Novak unfairly and gives away a free kick.

23:25
 

Hayden Mullins restarts play with the free kick.

23:09
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Will Buckley on Hayden Mullins.

22:50
 

Darren Randolph takes the free kick.

22:38
 

Will Buckley challenges Hayden Mullins unfairly and gives away a free kick.

22:32
 

The ball is swung over by Inigo Calderon.

21:39
 

Shot by Stephen Ward cleared the bar.

21:26
 

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

20:15
 

Jose Ulloa has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

18:26
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Will Buckley.

17:36
 

Keith Andrews restarts play with the free kick.

17:05
 

Keith Andrews fouled by Lee Novak, the ref awards a free kick.

16:06
 

Jose Ulloa has a headed effort at goal.

15:35
 

Clearance by Darren Randolph.

10:23
 

Scott Allan manages to make a clearance.

9:55
 

The referee books Paul Robinson for unsporting behaviour.

9:27
 

Stephen Ward takes the free kick.

9:14
 

Jose Ulloa fouled by Neal Eardley, the ref awards a free kick.

8:19
 

Will Buckley has an effort at goal. Darren Randolph catches the ball.

8:03
 

The ball is swung over by Inigo Calderon.

5:56
 

A cross is delivered by Inigo Calderon.

4:45
 

Wade Elliott fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

4:16
 

Andrew Shinnie fouled by Gordon Greer, the ref awards a free kick.

2:31
 

The ball is crossed by Inigo Calderon.

:53
 

The ball is crossed by Shane Ferguson.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 46 53 90
2 Watford 46 41 89
3 Norwich 46 40 86
4 Middlesbrough 46 31 85
5 Brentford 46 19 78
6 Ipswich 46 18 78
7 Wolverhampton 46 14 78
8 Derby 46 29 77
9 Blackburn 46 7 67
10 Birmingham 46 -10 63

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