• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 06 October 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium

Birmingham City vs Huddersfield Town


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Butland
31 Hurst
4 Caldwell
6 Davies
30 Robinson
7 Burke
23 Spector
18 Fahey
22 Redmond
15 Elliott
29 Lita
Substitutes
13 Doyle
8 Mullins
9 King
10 Ambrose
11 Lovenkrands
19 Zigic
27 Hancox

Huddersfield Town

1 Smithies
32 Hunt
5 Clarke
6 Gerrard
2 Woods
24 Southern
4 Norwood
8 Clayton
18 Vaughan
21 Beckford
11 Ward
Substitutes
13 Bennett
3 Dixon
7 Scannell
9 Novak
14 Hammill
15 Wallace
22 Robinson

Possession Stats

41%
59%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W

Huddersfield Town

L D W W D D D D
Head to Head
Huddersfield
1-2
Birmingham 06-May-2001
Birmingham
2-1
Huddersfield 25-Nov-2000
Huddersfield
0-0
Birmingham 08-Apr-2000
Birmingham
1-0
Huddersfield 03-Jan-2000
Huddersfield
1-1
Birmingham 20-Mar-1999
Birmingham
1-1
Huddersfield 31-Oct-1998


Live Text Commentary
95:48 +5.48
 

Paul Robinson concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Hunt. Paul Robinson is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Oliver Norwood takes the free kick.

94:35 +4.35
Substitution
 

Calum Woods goes off and Paul Dixon comes on. Corner taken right-footed by Wade Elliott.

94:04 +4.04
 

Wade Elliott takes a shot. Alex Smithies makes a save.

91:05 +1.05
 

Wade Elliott fouled by Jack Hunt, the ref awards a free kick. Jack Hunt is cautioned. Free kick taken by Wade Elliott.

88:26
 

Jermaine Beckford takes a shot. Save made by Jack Butland. Short corner taken by Adam Hammill from the right by-line.

87:17
 

Foul by Keith Southern on Nathan Redmond, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Nathan Redmond.

86:58
 

Adam Hammill takes a shot. Save by Jack Butland.

85:29
 

Mitch Hancox takes a shot. Jack Hunt gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken by Wade Elliott.

84:08
Substitution
 

The referee penalises Paul Robinson for handball. Lee Novak comes on in place of Daniel Ward. Free kick taken by Alex Smithies.

83:19
 

Inswinging corner taken by Wade Elliott, clearance made by Anthony Gerrard.

77:45
Substitution
 

Oliver Norwood challenges Wade Elliott unfairly and gives away a free kick. (Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Mitch Hancox coming on for Curtis Davies. Wade Elliott takes the direct free kick.

75:20
 

Effort on goal by Adam Hammill from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

73:08
Red card
 

Foul by Nikola Zigic on Calum Woods, free kick awarded. Nikola Zigic is sent off by the referee. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Oliver Norwood, clearance made by Steven Caldwell.

72:15
 

Foul by Adam Clayton on Jonathan Spector, free kick awarded. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

71:13
 

Nikola Zigic challenges Peter Clarke unfairly and gives away a free kick. Alex Smithies takes the free kick.

70:33
 

Peter Clarke concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonathan Spector. Jack Butland takes the direct free kick.

70:06
 

Corner taken short by Oliver Norwood.

69:29
 

Oliver Norwood takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Nikola Zigic makes a clearance.

66:47
Substitution
 

Nathan Redmond has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide right of the target. Adam Hammill joins the action as a substitute, replacing James Vaughan.

62:52
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Hayden Mullins coming on for James Hurst.

59:57
 

Keith Southern has an effort at goal from long range that goes wide left.

57:40
 

Keith Southern takes a shot. Blocked by Wade Elliott. Oliver Norwood takes the inswinging corner, Shot from just outside the area by Keith Southern misses to the right of the target.

56:36
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Clayton by Wade Elliott results in a free kick. Oliver Norwood takes the free kick.

54:43
 

Christopher Burke takes a shot. Save by Alex Smithies. Corner taken by Wade Elliott from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Adam Clayton. Christopher Burke produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the goal.

54:19
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Redmond by Oliver Norwood. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

50:41
 

Keith Southern takes a shot. Jonathan Spector gets a block in.

48:18
 

Nathan Redmond takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Anthony Gerrard. Corner from the left by-line taken by Nathan Redmond, Alex Smithies makes a save.

47:45
 

Nathan Redmond takes a shot. Blocked by Anthony Gerrard.

47:20
 

Wade Elliott takes a shot. Jack Hunt gets a block in.

46:34
 

Foul by Nikola Zigic on Peter Clarke, free kick awarded. Peter Clarke restarts play with the free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

Nikola Zigic joins the action as a substitute, replacing Keith Fahey.

40:44
 

Daniel Ward produces a right-footed shot from 35 yards and missed to the left of the target.

40:20
 

Unfair challenge on Oliver Norwood by Keith Fahey results in a free kick. Adam Clayton takes the direct free kick.

39:39
 

Daniel Ward takes a shot.

36:32
 

Long range effort by Keith Fahey goes wide right of the target.

34:36
 

Daniel Ward takes a shot. Save made by Jack Butland. Daniel Ward takes a shot. Save by Jack Butland. Peter Clarke challenges Leroy Lita unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nathan Redmond restarts play with the free kick.

33:01
 

Corner taken right-footed by Wade Elliott, Anthony Gerrard makes a clearance. Corner taken by Wade Elliott, Peter Clarke manages to make a clearance.

32:08
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Vaughan on Jack Butland. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

31:33
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Oliver Norwood, Paul Robinson manages to make a clearance.

29:57
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Vaughan on Paul Robinson. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

29:34
 

Shot from just outside the penalty area by Nathan Redmond hits the post.

25:31
 

James Hurst fouled by Keith Southern, the ref awards a free kick. Keith Fahey takes the free kick.

24:11
Goal
 

Jermaine Beckford fires in a goal from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Birmingham 0-1 Huddersfield.James Vaughan provided the assist for the goal.

23:24
 

Daniel Ward is ruled offside. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.

20:42
 

Jermaine Beckford is ruled offside. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

19:14
 

Centre by Christopher Burke.

18:21
 

Daniel Ward concedes a free kick for a foul on James Hurst. Jack Butland takes the direct free kick.

16:52
 

Inswinging corner taken by Oliver Norwood.

15:47
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Hunt by Jonathan Spector results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Peter Clarke.

11:35
 

Christopher Burke challenges Calum Woods unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Calum Woods.

10:27
 

Nathan Redmond takes a shot. Clearance by Anthony Gerrard. James Hurst takes a shot. Blocked by Keith Southern. Wade Elliott takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Adam Clayton.

7:28
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Oliver Norwood, Peter Clarke produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that clears the bar.

6:53
 

Wade Elliott challenges Jack Hunt unfairly and gives away a free kick. Peter Clarke takes the free kick.

6:17
 

Adam Clayton takes a shot. Blocked by Curtis Davies.

3:46
 

Foul by Steven Caldwell on Jermaine Beckford, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Oliver Norwood from right wing, Steven Caldwell makes a clearance.

2:07
 

Daniel Ward takes a shot. James Hurst gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Oliver Norwood, Curtis Davies manages to make a clearance.

:27
 

Shot by James Vaughan from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

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