• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sun 25 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 12:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Huseklepp 67"

1 - 1
Cardiff City

Cardiff City

Hudson 77"

Birmingham City vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Myhill
5 Ibanez
4 Caldwell
24 Davies
6 Ramage
7 Burke
8 N'Daw
12 Mutch
15 Elliott
9 King
10 Huseklepp67"
Substitutes
13 Doyle
11 Townsend
14 Gomis
19 Zigic
22 Redmond

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 McNaughton
5 Hudson77"
25 Turner
3 Taylor
7 Whittingham
37 McPhail
17 Gunnarsson
8 Cowie
20 Mason
13 Lawrence
Substitutes
22 Heaton
9 Miller
10 Earnshaw
15 Gestede
23 Blake

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Birmingham City

W W W W D D D W

Cardiff City

D W W D D D W W
Head to Head
Cardiff
1-0
Birmingham 04-Dec-2011
Birmingham
1-1
Cardiff 17-Jan-2009
Cardiff
1-2
Birmingham 27-Sep-2008
Birmingham
1-0
Cardiff 04-Mar-2007
Cardiff
2-0
Birmingham 26-Aug-2006
Birmingham
2-0
Cardiff 04-May-1985


Live Text Commentary
94:30 +4.3
 

Marlon King is caught offside. David Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

93:21 +3.21
 

The ball is crossed by Andrew Taylor.

92:48 +2.48
 

Corner taken left-footed by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Marlon King.

92:42 +2.42
 

Andrew Taylor produces a cross.

92:08 +2.08
 

Marlon King challenges Mark Hudson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

91:45 +1.45
 

Shot from just outside the box by Rudy Gestede goes over the bar.

91:09 +1.09
 

Morgaro Gomis challenges Peter Whittingham unfairly and gives away a free kick. David Marshall takes the free kick.

87:40
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Peter Whittingham, Curtis Davies makes a clearance.

84:07
 

Chris Burke takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

83:59
 

A cross is delivered by Wade Elliott, Ben Turner makes a clearance.

83:10
Substitution
 

Kenny Miller replaces Stephen McPhail.

82:29
 

Rudy Gestede takes a shot. Save by Boaz Myhill.

82:21
 

Peter Whittingham crosses the ball, clearance by Guirane N'Daw.

79:46
 

Chris Burke takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

78:15
 

Andros Townsend sends in a cross, save made by David Marshall.

77:04
Goal
 

Mark Hudson grabs a goal from inside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Birmingham 1-1 Cardiff.Assist on the goal came from Peter Whittingham.

75:33
 

Liam Lawrence takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

71:18
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Morgaro Gomis coming on for Pablo Ibanez. Rudy Gestede on for Don Cowie.

68:32
Substitution
 

Andros Townsend joins the action as a substitute, replacing Erik Huseklepp.

67:18
Goal
 

Erik Huseklepp gets on the score sheet with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Birmingham 1-0 Cardiff.Assist on the goal came from Chris Burke.

66:27
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line, clearance made by Pablo Ibanez.

66:20
 

Kevin McNaughton crosses the ball, clearance made by Curtis Davies.

65:50
 

The ball is crossed by Don Cowie, clearance by Steven Caldwell.

64:43
 

Guirane N'Daw concedes a free kick for a foul on Liam Lawrence. Free kick taken by Liam Lawrence.

62:02
 

Liam Lawrence crosses the ball.

61:26
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Liam Lawrence played to the near post, Jordon Mutch manages to make a clearance.

59:22
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen McPhail by Wade Elliott. Stephen McPhail takes the free kick.

58:22
 

Ben Turner produces a cross.

57:39
 

The ball is delivered by Wade Elliott, Ben Turner makes a clearance.

57:05
 

A cross is delivered by Marlon King, clearance by Liam Lawrence.

56:24
 

Peter Whittingham takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Jordon Mutch.

54:51
Goal
 

Don Cowie challenges Jordon Mutch unfairly and gives away a Penalty. Penalty taken by Marlon King is saved by David Marshall. Birmingham 0-0 Cardiff.

53:35
 

Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Jordon Mutch.

53:30
 

The ball is sent over by Don Cowie, Peter Ramage manages to make a clearance.

52:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Erik Huseklepp by Kevin McNaughton. Direct free kick taken by Jordon Mutch.

50:00
 

Jordon Mutch takes a shot from 35 yards and went wide of the right-hand post.

49:24
 

Mark Hudson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marlon King. Wade Elliott restarts play with the free kick.

47:45
 

Joe Mason is caught offside. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

43:53
 

The ball is delivered by Kevin McNaughton, clearance made by Wade Elliott.

37:40
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jordon Mutch. David Marshall takes the free kick.

36:49
 

Liam Lawrence fouled by Wade Elliott, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Stephen McPhail.

36:00
 

The official flags Marlon King offside. Free kick taken by David Marshall.

35:16
 

Aron Gunnarsson is caught offside. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

33:04
 

Joe Mason produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.

31:43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Liam Lawrence by Wade Elliott. David Marshall takes the free kick.

31:08
 

Corner taken by Jordon Mutch from the right by-line, clearance made by Liam Lawrence.

29:02
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Joe Mason. Boaz Myhill restarts play with the free kick.

28:09
 

A cross is delivered by Peter Whittingham.

27:30
 

Liam Lawrence fouled by Jordon Mutch, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Liam Lawrence.

26:49
 

Peter Whittingham produces a cross, save by Boaz Myhill.

26:28
 

Peter Whittingham takes a short corner.

25:41
 

Foul by Jordon Mutch on Kevin McNaughton, free kick awarded. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Peter Whittingham, Jordon Mutch makes a clearance.

21:35
 

The official flags Don Cowie offside. Indirect free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

18:13
 

Marlon King sends in a cross, clearance made by Liam Lawrence.

17:16
 

Guirane N'Daw takes a shot. Save by David Marshall.

17:09
 

Wade Elliott delivers the ball, Aron Gunnarsson manages to make a clearance.

16:42
 

Short corner taken by Wade Elliott from the left by-line.

14:10
 

Ben Turner produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.

12:17
 

Inswinging corner taken by Peter Whittingham.

10:17
 

Joe Mason has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the target.

6:34
 

Unfair challenge on Aron Gunnarsson by Jordon Mutch results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Andrew Taylor.

5:05
 

The ball is delivered by Andrew Taylor, Pablo Ibanez makes a clearance.

2:44
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Joe Mason. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

:19
 

Peter Whittingham challenges Pablo Ibanez unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

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2 Hull 5 4 10
3 Ipswich 5 3 10
4 QPR 5 2 10
5 Cardiff 5 3 9
6 Middlesbrough 5 4 8
7 Birmingham 4 3 8
8 Charlton 5 2 8
9 Burnley 5 0 8
10 Leeds 5 1 7

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