• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 31 August 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
1 - 1

Birmingham City vs Ipswich Town


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Randolph
2 Eardley
5 Bartley
6 Burn
4 Robinson
7 Burke75"
24 Adeyemi
23 Spector
22 Shinnie
12 Novak
11 Lovenkrands
Substitutes
8 Mullins
13 Doyle
15 Elliott
17 Reilly
25 Green
26 Allan
27 Ferguson

Ipswich Town

22 Gerken
4 Chambers
5 Smith
6 Berra29"
3 Cresswell
11 Anderson
8 Skuse
19 Hyam
16 Tunnicliffe
10 McGoldrick
35 Nouble
Substitutes
1 Loach
2 Hewitt
7 Edwards
9 Murphy
14 Wordsworth
18 Tabb
26 Taylor

Possession Stats

36%
64%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W

Ipswich Town

L W W D W L D L
Head to Head
Ipswich
3-1
Birmingham 27-Apr-2013
Birmingham
0-1
Ipswich 03-Nov-2012
Ipswich
1-1
Birmingham 17-Apr-2012
Birmingham
2-1
Ipswich 11-Jan-2012
Ipswich
0-1
Birmingham 26-Dec-2008
Birmingham
2-1
Ipswich 25-Nov-2008


Live Text Commentary
93:27 +3.27
 

Matt Green challenges Cole Skuse unfairly and gives away a free kick.

Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows the whistle.

91:16 +1.16
 

A cross is delivered by Carlos Edwards.

90:07 +0.07
 

Darren Randolph takes the free kick.

89:42
 

Free kick taken by David McGoldrick.

86:12
 

Christopher Burke takes the free kick.

85:19
Yellow card
 

Luke Hyam is booked.

85:12
 

Unfair challenge on Scott Allan by Luke Hyam results in a free kick.

84:13
 

Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

83:59
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matt Green by Christophe Berra.

82:56
 

Free kick crossed by Aaron Cresswell.

82:21
 

Shane Ferguson concedes a free kick for a foul on Jay Tabb.

81:43
 

Corner taken by Carlos Edwards from the left by-line.

80:41
 

The official flags Lee Novak offside.

80:11
 

Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

79:45
 

Dean Gerken restarts play with the free kick.

79:14
Substitution
 

Ryan Tunnicliffe goes off and Jay Tabb comes on.

78:17
 

Corner taken by Scott Allan from the left by-line.

77:59
 

Clearance by Aaron Cresswell.

77:56
 

The ball is swung over by Shane Ferguson.

77:10
 

Corner taken by Christopher Burke from the left by-line.

76:17
 

Scott Allan takes a shot and missed to the left of the target.

75:17
Goal
 

Christopher Burke scores with a left foot finish. Birmingham 1-1 Ipswich.

75:01
 

The ball is delivered by Shane Ferguson.

74:07
 

Ryan Tunnicliffe takes a shot. Darren Randolph parries the ball away.

73:07
 

Luke Chambers delivers the ball.

70:31
 

Corner taken by Carlos Edwards from the .

69:31
 

Shot by Aaron Cresswell. Darren Randolph parries the effort to safety.

67:29
 

Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

67:20
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daryl Murphy on Paul Robinson.

66:37
Substitution
 

Daryl Murphy replaces Frank Nouble.

66:17
 

David McGoldrick takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

64:44
 

A cross is delivered by Paul Robinson.

64:05
Substitution
 

Matt Green joins the action as a substitute, replacing Peter Lovenkrands.

62:56
Substitution
 

Carlos Edwards on for Paul Anderson.

57:14
Substitution
 

Shane Ferguson comes on in place of Andrew Shinnie.

56:39
 

Aaron Cresswell delivers the ball.

54:54
 

Aaron Cresswell takes a shot and cleared the bar.

53:37
 

Shot by Scott Allan missed to the right of the target.

52:14
 

Luke Hyam takes a shot. A parry by Darren Randolph prevents the goal.

47:11 +2.11
 

David McGoldrick takes a shot.

49:04
 

Lee Novak heads at goal. Dean Gerken parries the ball away.

48:52
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Christopher Burke.

46:22 +1.22
 

Header at goal by Andrew Shinnie goes over the bar.

Half time
 

It is the end of the first-half.

47:11
 

David McGoldrick takes a shot. A parry by Darren Randolph prevents the goal.

45:41 +0.41
 

The official flags Frank Nouble offside.

44:33
 

David McGoldrick takes a shot.

43:57
 

Peter Lovenkrands has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the goal.

42:57
 

Free kick taken by Dean Gerken.

41:52
 

The ball is delivered by Christopher Burke.

40:36
 

Corner taken by Paul Anderson from the right by-line.

39:44
 

Free kick crossed by Aaron Cresswell.

39:07
 

Dean Gerken takes the free kick.

35:38
 

Dean Gerken takes the free kick.

35:09
 

The referee blows for offside against Frank Nouble.

34:35
 

Corner taken by Paul Anderson from the right by-line.

33:50
Substitution
 

Scott Allan is brought on as a substitute for Neal Eardley.

31:16
 

Corner taken by Paul Anderson from the right by-line.

29:35
 

Aaron Cresswell crosses the ball in from the free kick.

28:39
 

Kyle Bartley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Frank Nouble.

28:09
 

Header at goal by Cole Skuse goes over the frame of the goal.

27:37
 

Free kick taken by Dan Burn.

27:03
 

Lee Novak has an effort at goal. Dean Gerken parries the effort to safety.

26:55
 

Centre by Tom Adeyemi.

25:44
Goal
 

Christophe Berra slots the ball right footed into the goal. Birmingham 0-1 Ipswich.Assist by Aaron Cresswell.

23:31
 

Corner taken by Paul Anderson from the right by-line.

22:17
 

Clearance by Dan Burn.

21:19
 

Jonathan Spector restarts play with the free kick.

20:55
 

Andrew Shinnie makes a clearance.

20:26
 

Free kick crossed by Paul Anderson.

20:08
 

David McGoldrick fouled by Andrew Shinnie, the ref awards a free kick.

18:00
 

Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

17:50
 

Dan Burn fouled by David McGoldrick, the ref awards a free kick.

17:32
 

A cross is delivered by Aaron Cresswell.

15:38
 

Free kick crossed by Tommy Smith.

15:20
 

Paul Robinson goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

14:59
 

Paul Anderson fouled by Paul Robinson, the ref awards a free kick.

12:22
 

The referee blows for offside.

9:42
 

Corner taken by Neal Eardley.

9:16
 

Paul Anderson crosses the ball in from the free kick.

8:39
 

Foul by Andrew Shinnie on Cole Skuse, free kick awarded.

2:59
 

Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

2:33
 

Christophe Berra challenges Lee Novak unfairly and gives away a free kick.

2:33
 

Christophe Berra challenges Lee Novak unfairly and gives away a free kick.

2:33
 

Christophe Berra challenges Lee Novak unfairly and gives away a free kick.

2:03
 

Dean Gerken takes the free kick.

2:03
 

Dean Gerken takes the free kick.

2:03
 

Dean Gerken takes the free kick.

1:40
 

The ball is sent over by Neal Eardley.

1:40
 

The ball is sent over by Neal Eardley.

1:40
 

The ball is sent over by Neal Eardley.

1:40
 

The ball is sent over by Neal Eardley.

1:40
 

The ball is sent over by Neal Eardley.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Sky Bet Championship table

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

Full Sky Bet Championship Table