• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 14 April 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

King 43"

Zigic 60"

2 - 2
Bristol City

Bristol City

Pearson 20"

Stead 32"

Birmingham City vs Bristol City


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

13 Doyle
6 Ramage
4 Caldwell
24 Davies
3 Murphy
7 Burke
12 Mutch
18 Fahey
11 Townsend
19 Zigic60"
9 King43"
Substitutes
5 Ibanez
10 Huseklepp
14 Gomis
15 Elliott
22 Redmond

Bristol City

22 Gerken
26 Foster
33 Amougou
6 Carey
4 Fontaine
14 Skuse
21 Cisse
37 Pearson20"
11 Woolford
9 Stead32"
39 Wood
Substitutes
1 James
8 Kilkenny
10 Ephraim
17 Bolasie
27 Adomah

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W

Bristol City

L D L L L D L L
Head to Head
Bristol City
0-2
Birmingham 23-Oct-2011
Birmingham
1-0
Bristol City 04-Mar-2009
Bristol City
1-2
Birmingham 16-Sep-2008
Bristol City
1-2
Birmingham 24-Apr-1999
Birmingham
4-2
Bristol City 28-Nov-1998
Birmingham
2-2
Bristol City 16-Apr-1994


Live Text Commentary
93:44 +3.44
 

Jordon Mutch takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Stephen Pearson.

93:39 +3.39
 

Chris Burke crosses the ball, Louis Carey makes a clearance.

91:31 +1.31
 

The ball is delivered by Liam Fontaine, Steven Caldwell makes a clearance.

89:54
Substitution
 

Nikola Zigic goes off and Erik Huseklepp comes on. Neil Kilkenny on for Martyn Woolford.

89:09
 

Inswinging corner taken by Martyn Woolford from the left by-line, save by Colin Doyle.

88:41
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Martyn Woolford, Curtis Davies manages to make a clearance.

86:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Hogan Ephraim by Steven Caldwell. Louis Carey takes the direct free kick.

86:34
 

Peter Ramage sends in a cross, Dean Gerken makes a save.

86:02
 

Peter Ramage sends in a cross, Louis Carey manages to make a clearance.

85:09
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nikola Zigic on Andre Amougou. Free kick taken by Andre Amougou.

85:01
 

A cross is delivered by Albert Adomah, clearance by Peter Ramage.

83:26
 

The referee blows for offside against Chris Wood. Colin Doyle restarts play with the free kick.

82:35
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Liam Fontaine by Nikola Zigic. Liam Fontaine takes the free kick.

77:54
Substitution
 

Hogan Ephraim joins the action as a substitute, replacing Kalifa Cisse.

74:40
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Kalifa Cisse by David Murphy results in a free kick. The referee shows David Murphy a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Andros Townsend leaves the field to be replaced by Nathan Redmond. Direct free kick taken by Louis Carey.

73:25
 

Albert Adomah challenges Curtis Davies unfairly and gives away a free kick. Steven Caldwell takes the free kick.

72:13
Substitution
 

Albert Adomah comes on in place of Jon Stead.

70:37
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jordon Mutch on Stephen Pearson. Booking for Jordon Mutch for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Louis Carey.

69:34
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Andros Townsend, Steven Caldwell has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.

69:25
 

The ball is delivered by David Murphy.

68:13
 

Shot from long range by Richard Foster goes wide of the left-hand upright.

65:13
 

Jordon Mutch takes the inswinging corner, David Murphy has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

64:21
 

Chris Burke crosses the ball, Andros Townsend takes a shot. Blocked by Kalifa Cisse.

63:47
 

David Murphy produces a cross, clearance by Louis Carey.

63:27
 

Nikola Zigic delivers the ball, Richard Foster manages to make a clearance.

60:50
Goal
 

Nikola Zigic fires in a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Birmingham 2-2 Bristol City.The assist for the goal came from Chris Burke.

57:18
 

A cross is delivered by Richard Foster, Martyn Woolford takes a shot. Colin Doyle makes a save.

56:20
 

The referee blows for offside against Chris Wood. Free kick taken by Steven Caldwell.

53:21
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Burke, Andre Amougou manages to make a clearance.

51:18
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Burke, Andre Amougou manages to make a clearance.

49:25
 

Peter Ramage produces a cross, Martyn Woolford makes a clearance.

48:55
 

The ball is sent over by Peter Ramage, Louis Carey makes a clearance.

48:40
 

Centre by Andros Townsend, Liam Fontaine makes a clearance.

46:46 +1.46
 

Jordon Mutch takes the inswinging corner, Jon Stead manages to make a clearance.

47:39
 

Marlon King is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Dean Gerken takes the free kick.

46:14 +1.14
 

Chris Wood is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Colin Doyle takes the direct free kick.

46:27
 

Corner taken by Martyn Woolford from the left by-line, Effort from inside the area by Jon Stead misses to the right of the goal.

46:21
 

Martyn Woolford sends in a cross, clearance made by Peter Ramage.

45:34 +0.34
 

The referee penalises Nikola Zigic for handball. Andre Amougou restarts play with the free kick.

45:19 +0.19
 

The ball is sent over by Martyn Woolford, Colin Doyle makes a comfortable save.

45:13
 

Nikola Zigic is penalised for a handball. Dean Gerken takes the indirect free kick.

43:03
Goal
 

Goal scored by Marlon King from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Birmingham 1-2 Bristol City.Assist by Jordon Mutch.

42:41
 

Chris Burke delivers the ball, clearance by Richard Foster.

41:30
 

Kalifa Cisse challenges Chris Burke unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jordon Mutch restarts play with the free kick.

40:51
 

Chris Burke takes a shot. Save made by Dean Gerken.

37:39
 

The referee blows for offside. Curtis Davies restarts play with the free kick.

37:05
 

Kalifa Cisse gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andros Townsend. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Andros Townsend from left channel.

36:36
 

Martyn Woolford takes a shot. Save by Colin Doyle.

34:37
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Marlon King by Liam Fontaine results in a free kick. (Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Morgaro Gomis coming on for Keith Fahey. Free kick crossed right-footed by Andros Townsend, clearance made by Louis Carey.

32:27
Goal
 

Jon Stead grabs a goal from inside the box to the top left corner of the goal. Birmingham 0-2 Bristol City.Assist on the goal came from Kalifa Cisse.

29:08
 

Steven Caldwell fouled by Chris Wood, the ref awards a free kick. Steven Caldwell takes the direct free kick.

28:25
 

Richard Foster sends in a cross, Colin Doyle makes a save.

26:40
 

Nikola Zigic sends in a cross, clearance made by Richard Foster.

25:58
 

Effort by Andros Townsend from a long way out goes over the target.

25:27
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Martyn Woolford, clearance by Curtis Davies.

20:18
Goal
 

Stephen Pearson grabs a goal from just outside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Birmingham 0-1 Bristol City.Assist by Martyn Woolford.

19:12
 

The offside flag is raised against Jon Stead. Free kick taken by Colin Doyle.

17:24
 

Shot from outside the box by Andros Townsend misses to the left of the goal.

16:44
 

A cross is delivered by Andros Townsend, save by Dean Gerken.

13:39
 

A cross is delivered by Chris Burke, save by Dean Gerken.

11:28
 

Nikola Zigic takes a shot. Save made by Dean Gerken.

10:00
 

Andros Townsend concedes a free kick for a foul on Kalifa Cisse. Free kick taken by Andre Amougou.

9:15
 

Chris Burke crosses the ball, clearance made by Andre Amougou.

8:53
 

Martyn Woolford takes a shot. Curtis Davies gets a block in.

7:52
 

Andros Townsend delivers the ball.

5:57
 

Marlon King challenges Louis Carey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Dean Gerken.

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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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