• Date: Fri 18 December 2015
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium

Birmingham City vs Cardiff City


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

29 Kuszczak
2 Eardley
28 Morrison
23 Spector
25 Lowry
8 Gleeson
6 Kieftenbeld
19 Maghoma
20 Toral
7 Gray
15 Vaughan
Substitutes
1 Legzdins
17 Solomon-Otabor
22 Shinnie
26 Davis
31 Caddis
44 Brock-Madsen
45 Halford

Cardiff City

1 Marshall
2 Peltier
4 Morrison
16 Connolly
28 Malone
38 Ameobi
17 Gunnarsson
8 Ralls
13 Pilkington
9 Jones
33 Watt
Substitutes
5 Ecuele Manga
7 Whittingham
10 Mason
21 Moore
22 O'Keefe
3 Da Silva
11 Noone

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide -

Birmingham City

Cardiff City

Head to Head
Cardiff
2-0
Birmingham 21-Mar-2015
Birmingham
0-0
Cardiff 08-Nov-2014
Birmingham
0-1
Cardiff 01-Jan-2013
Cardiff
2-1
Birmingham 02-Oct-2012
Birmingham
1-1
Cardiff 25-Mar-2012
Cardiff
1-0
Birmingham 04-Dec-2011


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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee blows for the end of the match.

90:00 +0.28
 

Matthew Connolly gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Vaughan.

90:00 +1.32
 

Jonathan Spector makes a clearance.

90:00 +2.34
 

Foul by David Davis on Bruno Ecuele Manga, free kick awarded.

90:00 +2.37
 

Free kick taken by Bruno Ecuele Manga.

90:00 +3
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Gleeson on Tony Watt.

90:00 +3.29
 

Scott Malone takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the left of the goal.

89:17
 

Bruno Ecuele Manga concedes a free kick for a foul on James Vaughan.

87:11
 

Free kick taken by Tomasz Kuszczak.

86:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joe Ralls on Maikel Kieftenbeld.

86:41
 

Joe Ralls gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Spector.

85:19
 

Tony Watt concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Gleeson.

84:45
 

Lee Peltier makes a clearance.

83:29
 

David Davis takes a shot and missed to the right of the goal.

83:27
 

Demarai Gray takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Matthew Connolly.

82:24
 

Peter Whittingham restarts play with the free kick.

81:50
 

Michael Morrison concedes a free kick for a foul on Tony Watt.

81:31
 

Shot by Jacques Maghoma cleared the target.

80:03
 

Shot by Demarai Gray missed to the left of the target.

79:04
Substitution
 

Aron Gunnarsson leaves the field to be replaced by Peter Whittingham.

78:52
Substitution
 

Anthony Pilkington goes off and Craig Noone comes on.

78:18
Substitution
 

Greg Halford comes on in place of Shane Lowry.

77:14
 

Bruno Ecuele Manga manages to make a clearance.

77:05
 

Jacques Maghoma takes a shot. Blocked by Bruno Ecuele Manga.

75:43
 

The ball is sent over by David Davis.

74:57
 

Shot by Tony Watt missed to the right of the target.

74:51
 

Michael Morrison makes a clearance.

74:34
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Joe Ralls.

71:37
 

Maikel Kieftenbeld is cautioned.

71:31
 

Maikel Kieftenbeld concedes a free kick for a foul on Bruno Ecuele Manga.

69:14
 

Sammy Ameobi takes a shot and went wide left of the goal.

68:33
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with David Davis coming on for Jon Toral.

66:41
 

Free kick crossed by Joe Ralls.

65:51
 

Jonathan Spector gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tony Watt.

65:15
 

Foul by James Vaughan on Matthew Connolly, free kick awarded.

63:50
 

The ball is swung over by Demarai Gray.

61:54
 

Jonathan Spector makes a clearance.

60:46
 

Bruno Ecuele Manga restarts play with the free kick.

60:32
 

Free kick taken by Maikel Kieftenbeld.

60:22
 

Bruno Ecuele Manga gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Vaughan.

60:03
 

Maikel Kieftenbeld manages to make a clearance.

58:07
 

Michael Morrison manages to make a clearance.

56:22
 

Michael Morrison makes a clearance.

55:15
 

Bruno Ecuele Manga restarts play with the free kick.

54:54
 

The offside flag is raised against James Vaughan.

52:09
 

Aron Gunnarsson takes the free kick.

52:04
 

Sammy Ameobi fouled by Shane Lowry, the ref awards a free kick.

49:19
 

Header by Shane Lowry goes to the left of the goal.

48:49
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Stephen Gleeson.

47:50
 

David Marshall takes the free kick.

47:36
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against James Vaughan.

Half time
 

The ref blows to signal half-time.

45:00 +0.5
Goal
 

Paul Caddis scores a penalty. Birmingham 1-0 Cardiff.

45:00 +1.54
 

Jon Toral fouled by Aron Gunnarsson, the ref awards a free kick.

45:00 +2.53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Vaughan on Matthew Connolly.

45:00 +3.34
 

Sammy Ameobi challenges Shane Lowry unfairly and gives away a free kick.

45:00 +3.57
 

Tomasz Kuszczak takes the free kick.

43:53
 

Matthew Connolly is penalised for handball and concedes a .

43:43
 

James Vaughan takes a shot. Blocked by Lee Peltier.

43:37
 

Free kick crossed by Jon Toral.

43:07
 

Joe Ralls concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Gleeson.

42:47
 

Jacques Maghoma crosses the ball in from the free kick.

42:09
 

James Vaughan fouled by Bruno Ecuele Manga, the ref awards a free kick.

39:10
 

Sammy Ameobi takes a shot. Save by Tomasz Kuszczak.

38:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Malone on Demarai Gray.

37:34
 

Header by Jon Toral goes to the left of the goal.

37:03
 

Paul Caddis produces a cross.

36:27
 

James Vaughan delivers the ball.

35:07
 

Shane Lowry challenges Sammy Ameobi unfairly and gives away a free kick.

34:08
 

Tony Watt makes a clearance.

32:35
 

Corner taken by Stephen Gleeson from the left by-line.

31:48
 

James Vaughan produces a cross.

30:38
 

Clearance made by Jonathan Spector.

30:38
 

Headed chance falls to Kenwyne Jones.

29:37
 

Shane Lowry manages to make a clearance.

28:50
 

Joe Ralls restarts play with the free kick.

28:24
 

Maikel Kieftenbeld concedes a free kick for a foul on Matthew Connolly.

24:39
Substitution
 

Paul Caddis is brought on as a substitute for Neal Eardley.

22:50
 

Sammy Ameobi delivers the ball.

22:02
 

Bruno Ecuele Manga manages to make a clearance.

20:14
 

Sammy Ameobi produces a cross.

17:12
 

Bruno Ecuele Manga concedes a free kick for a foul on James Vaughan.

17:08
 

Shane Lowry makes a clearance.

16:38
 

Scott Malone sends in a cross.

15:35
 

Tony Watt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jon Toral.

14:40
 

Matthew Connolly manages to make a clearance.

13:54
 

The ball is swung over by Jacques Maghoma.

13:54
 

Scott Malone manages to make a clearance.

11:43
 

James Vaughan fouled by Matthew Connolly, the ref awards a free kick.

11:33
 

Aron Gunnarsson produces a cross.

10:02
 

Header at goal by Bruno Ecuele Manga to the left of the net.

9:59
 

Free kick crossed by Anthony Pilkington.

9:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Demarai Gray on Sammy Ameobi.

8:30
Substitution
 

Sean Morrison goes off and Bruno Ecuele Manga comes on.

4:19
 

Michael Morrison makes a clearance.

4:15
 

Joe Ralls takes the free kick.

3:44
 

Foul by Demarai Gray on Sammy Ameobi, free kick awarded.

3:32
 

Corner taken by Stephen Gleeson from the left by-line.

2:16
 

Demarai Gray takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

1:09
 

Lee Peltier makes a clearance.

:55
 

Clearance made by Sean Morrison.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.

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