• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 06 November 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Burke 58"

King 72"

2 - 0

Birmingham City vs Bristol City


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Butland
30 Robinson
6 Davies
4 Caldwell
3 Murphy
7 Burke58"
8 Mullins
12 Morrison
15 Elliott
19 Zigic
9 King72"
Substitutes
13 Doyle
10 Ambrose
11 Lovenkrands
23 Spector
24 Packwood
27 Hancox
32 Diop

Bristol City

22 Gerken
2 Foster
19 McManus
4 Fontaine
29 Briggs
27 Adomah
25 Elliott
14 Skuse
15 Pearson
7 Baldock
9 Stead
Substitutes
1 Heaton
5 Nyatanga
8 Kilkenny
10 Pitman
11 Woolford
12 Wilson
18 Taylor

Possession Stats

47%
53%

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
Birmingham
2-2
Bristol City 14-Apr-2012
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


Live Text Commentary
97:12 +7.12
 

A cross is delivered by David Murphy, clearance made by Liam Fontaine.

94:34 +4.34
 

The official flags Peter Lovenkrands offside. Dean Gerken takes the free kick.

94:06 +4.06
 

Corner taken by Christopher Burke.

92:51 +2.51
 

Inswinging corner taken by Wade Elliott, save by Dean Gerken.

91:51 +1.51
Goal
 

Unfair challenge on Christopher Burke by Martyn Woolford results in a Penalty. Penalty taken by Peter Lovenkrands saved by Dean Gerken. Birmingham 2-0 Bristol City.

90:28 +0.28
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hayden Mullins on Martyn Woolford. Martyn Woolford restarts play with the free kick. The ball is crossed by Albert Adomah, Sam Baldock takes a shot.

90:00
 

Ravel Morrison takes a shot. Save made by Dean Gerken.

87:49
 

The ball is delivered by Christopher Burke.

87:32
 

The ball is delivered by Christopher Burke, clearance made by Matthew Briggs.

86:35
 

Shot from a long way out by Martyn Woolford goes wide of the left-hand upright.

85:52
 

Outswinging corner taken by Albert Adomah from the right by-line, Paul Robinson makes a clearance.

85:28
 

Albert Adomah takes the outswinging corner, Jonathan Spector makes a clearance.

80:37
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen McManus by Nikola Zigic. Peter Lovenkrands comes on in place of Marlon King. Direct free kick taken by Dean Gerken.

79:17
 

Richard Foster takes a shot. Save made by Jack Butland.

78:45
 

Christopher Burke takes a shot. Stephen McManus gets a block in.

77:27
 

Hayden Mullins challenges Martyn Woolford unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Stephen Pearson from left channel, save by Jack Butland.

75:53
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Albert Adomah. Indirect free kick taken by Jack Butland.

72:39
Goal
 

Marlon King scores a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Birmingham 2-0 Bristol City.Assist on the goal came from Nikola Zigic.

70:54
Substitution
 

Paul Robinson is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Ryan Taylor on for Marvin Elliott.

68:16
 

Unfair challenge on Marlon King by Liam Fontaine results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Wade Elliott, save by Dean Gerken.

67:22
 

The ball is crossed by Marlon King, Header from close range by Nikola Zigic clears the bar.

66:40
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Albert Adomah. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

65:52
 

The ball is delivered by Martyn Woolford, David Murphy gets a block in. Corner taken right-footed by Albert Adomah to the near post, Steven Caldwell manages to make a clearance.

63:42
 

Matthew Briggs delivers the ball, Steven Caldwell makes a clearance. Corner from the left by-line taken by Albert Adomah, Jonathan Spector makes a clearance.

62:01
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Matthew Briggs.

60:57
Substitution
 

(Bristol City) makes a substitution, with Martyn Woolford coming on for Jon Stead.

58:31
Goal
 

Christopher Burke finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the area high into the middle of the goal. Birmingham 1-0 Bristol City.Assist by Ravel Morrison.

58:03
 

Foul by Jon Stead on Steven Caldwell, free kick awarded. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

57:40
 

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

56:13
 

Stephen Pearson produces a left-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

55:11
 

Wade Elliott takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.

54:49
 

Jon Stead is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Hayden Mullins.

51:45
 

Ravel Morrison takes a shot. Save made by Dean Gerken.

50:33
Substitution
 

Neil Kilkenny joins the action as a substitute, replacing Cole Skuse.

46:01 +1.01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Sam Baldock on Paul Robinson. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

46:20
 

Shot by Nikola Zigic from outside the box goes high over the target.

45:22
 

Wade Elliott produces a left-footed shot from close in that clears the bar.

44:36
 

Wade Elliott produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.

43:02
 

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

41:38
Substitution
 

Curtis Davies goes off and Jonathan Spector comes on.

40:06
 

Curtis Davies gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Pearson. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Cole Skuse from left channel, save by Jack Butland.

39:29
 

Marlon King takes a shot. Save by Dean Gerken.

38:45
 

Corner taken right-footed by Albert Adomah from the left by-line to the near post, Sam Baldock has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

38:25
 

Cole Skuse decides to take a short corner, Richard Foster crosses the ball, clearance made by Hayden Mullins.

37:37
 

Centre by Cole Skuse, David Murphy gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Cole Skuse from the right by-line, Liam Fontaine takes a shot. Save by Jack Butland.

37:05
 

Marlon King is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Dean Gerken restarts play with the free kick.

33:54
 

Nikola Zigic concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Foster. Free kick taken by Liam Fontaine.

33:19
 

Hayden Mullins takes a shot. Save by Dean Gerken.

25:24
 

Ravel Morrison takes a shot. Blocked by Cole Skuse.

24:04
 

The ball is delivered by Ravel Morrison, Stephen McManus manages to make a clearance.

23:04
 

The official flags Nikola Zigic offside. Dean Gerken takes the indirect free kick.

20:03
 

Albert Adomah takes a shot. Save by Jack Butland.

19:04
 

Foul by Stephen Pearson on Wade Elliott, free kick awarded. David Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

18:18
 

A cross is delivered by Jon Stead, Curtis Davies makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken by Stephen Pearson, clearance made by Paul Robinson.

16:56
 

Christopher Burke takes a shot. Clearance made by Liam Fontaine.

14:12
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ravel Morrison on Sam Baldock. Cole Skuse restarts play with the free kick.

12:47
 

Wade Elliott produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

11:10
 

The referee blows for offside against Marlon King. Indirect free kick taken by Dean Gerken.

8:51
 

The ball is crossed by Christopher Burke, Liam Fontaine manages to make a clearance. Hayden Mullins has an effort at goal from outside the box which misses left.

7:41
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marlon King by Marvin Elliott. Paul Robinson sends in a cross, Nikola Zigic takes a shot. Dean Gerken makes a comfortable save.

6:47
 

The ball is crossed by David Murphy, Marlon King takes a shot. Dean Gerken makes a comfortable save.

4:52
 

Wade Elliott takes a shot. Save by Dean Gerken. Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Christopher Burke. The ball is swung over by Christopher Burke, clearance by Marvin Elliott.

3:42
 

Sam Baldock takes a shot. Blocked by Hayden Mullins. Short corner taken by Albert Adomah, Matthew Briggs sends in a cross, clearance made by Nikola Zigic. Right-footed shot by Cole Skuse missed to the right of the net.

2:16
 

Christopher Burke fouled by Matthew Briggs, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Paul Robinson from right wing, save made by Dean Gerken.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Birmingham 0 0 0
2 Blackburn 0 0 0
3 Bolton 0 0 0
4 Brentford 0 0 0
5 Brighton 0 0 0
6 Bristol City 0 0 0
7 Burnley 0 0 0
8 Cardiff 0 0 0
9 Charlton 0 0 0
10 Derby 0 0 0

Full Sky Bet Championship Table