• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Wed 02 February 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Zigic 22"

Gardner 76" (P)

2 - 2
Manchester City

Manchester City

Tevez 3"

Kolarov 40"

Birmingham City vs Manchester City


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

26 Foster
2 Carr
5 Johnson
28 Jiranek
6 Ridgewell
11 Bentley
12 Ferguson
4 Bowyer
8 Gardner76"
10 Jerome
19 Zigic22"
Substitutes
13 Doyle
7 Larsson
9 Phillips
18 Fahey
22 Hleb
23 Beausejour
32 Davies

Manchester City

25 Hart
17 Boateng
2 Richards
4 Kompany
13 Kolarov40"
7 Milner
34 De Jong
18 Barry
21 Silva
32 Tevez3"
10 Dzeko
Substitutes
1 Given
5 Zabaleta
19 Lescott
24 Vieira
27 Jo
28 Toure
60 Guidetti

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Birmingham City

D W L L D L L L

Manchester City

L L W W W W W W
Head to Head
Man City
0-0
Birmingham 13-Nov-2010
Man City
5-1
Birmingham 11-Apr-2010
Birmingham
0-0
Man City 01-Nov-2009
Birmingham
3-1
Man City 29-Mar-2008
Man City
1-0
Birmingham 20-Oct-2007
Man City
4-1
Birmingham 17-Dec-2005


Live Text Commentary
92:59 +2.59
 

Nikola Zigic gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jerome Boateng. Kolo Toure restarts play with the free kick.

92:23 +2.23
 

Jean Beausejour produces a cross, clearance by Aleksandar Kolarov.

89:04
 

Kevin Phillips takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by David Bentley, Roger Johnson takes a shot. Save by Joe Hart.

88:32
 

David Silva gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

88:14
 

Centre by Liam Ridgewell.

87:59
 

Jean Beausejour delivers the ball, Vincent Kompany makes a clearance.

87:51
 

David Bentley produces a cross.

84:17
 

The ball is swung over by David Bentley, clearance by Vincent Kompany.

83:53
 

David Silva gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell. Liam Ridgewell takes the direct free kick.

83:08
 

Liam Ridgewell produces a cross.

81:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Patrick Vieira on Kevin Phillips. Strike on goal comes in from David Bentley from the free kick.

80:55
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by David Silva, Kevin Phillips makes a clearance.

78:31
 

Jerome Boateng produces a cross, Effort on goal by David Silva from outside the box goes harmlessly over the bar.

76:59
Goal
 

Craig Gardner scores a penalty. Birmingham 2-2 Man City.Kevin Phillips fouled by Patrick Vieira, the ref awards a Penalty. The assist for the goal came from Kevin Phillips.

74:32
Substitution
 

Jean Beausejour on for Lee Bowyer. Nikola Zigic is ruled offside. Joe Hart restarts play with the free kick.

72:59
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

72:52
 

The ball is sent over by James Milner, clearance made by Martin Jiranek.

71:23
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Save made by Ben Foster.

70:31
 

The official flags Aleksandar Kolarov offside. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

69:58
 

Lee Bowyer decides to take the corner short.

69:06
Substitution
 

Cameron Jerome goes off and Kevin Phillips comes on.

68:07
 

The ball is delivered by David Bentley.

67:17
 

The ball is delivered by Jerome Boateng, clearance by Stephen Carr.

66:02
 

Nikola Zigic challenges Kolo Toure unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kolo Toure takes the free kick.

65:11
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

64:00
 

Short corner worked by David Bentley. Centre by David Bentley, clearance by Jerome Boateng.

63:28
 

David Bentley takes a outswinging corner.

59:21
 

The ball is delivered by Cameron Jerome, save by Joe Hart.

58:04
 

David Silva takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Martin Jiranek manages to make a clearance.

51:36 +6.36
 

The ball is swung over by Jerome Boateng, save by Ben Foster.

57:41
 

A cross is delivered by David Bentley, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

56:32
 

The ball is crossed by David Bentley, Roger Johnson has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the goal.

50:30 +5.3
 

The ball is delivered by Liam Ridgewell, clearance by Jerome Boateng.

55:40
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lee Bowyer by Jerome Boateng. Barry Ferguson restarts play with the free kick.

54:44
 

The ball is delivered by David Bentley, free kick awarded for a foul by Roger Johnson on Joe Hart. Joe Hart takes the direct free kick.

54:11
 

Corner taken by David Bentley from the right by-line, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

54:05
 

David Bentley crosses the ball, clearance made by Aleksandar Kolarov.

53:49
 

Vincent Kompany gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Cameron Jerome. Cameron Jerome restarts play with the free kick.

53:30
 

Jerome Boateng takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

48:50 +3.5
 

The ball is sent over by Jerome Boateng.

48:32 +3.32
 

David Silva takes a shot. Blocked by Roger Johnson.

51:20
 

Effort from just outside the area by Craig Gardner goes over the target.

50:06
 

David Bentley takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.

47:49 +2.49
 

Stephen Carr sends in a cross, clearance by Jerome Boateng.

47:35 +2.35
 

A cross is delivered by David Bentley, clearance by Vincent Kompany.

47:16 +2.16
 

The ball is crossed by David Bentley, clearance by Aleksandar Kolarov.

47:05 +2.05
 

David Bentley sends in a cross, clearance by Vincent Kompany.

47:57
 

Nikola Zigic fouled by Vincent Kompany, the ref awards a free kick. Barry Ferguson restarts play with the free kick.

46:20 +1.2
Yellow card
 

Aleksandar Kolarov booked for unsporting behaviour. Foul by Aleksandar Kolarov on David Bentley, free kick awarded. David Bentley delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, clearance made by Aleksandar Kolarov.

46:37
 

Liam Ridgewell delivers the ball, comfortable save by Joe Hart.

45:42
 

Shot on goal by David Bentley from just inside the area goes over the target.

45:01
Substitution
 

Nigel De Jong leaves the field to be replaced by Patrick Vieira.

41:14
 

David Silva gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Craig Gardner. Barry Ferguson restarts play with the free kick.

39:02
Goal
 

Foul by Craig Gardner on Edin Dzeko, free kick awarded. Aleksandar Kolarov scores a goal direct from the free kick from long range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Birmingham 1-2 Man City.

34:16
Substitution
 

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Kolo Toure coming on for Micah Richards.

30:25
 

The ball is crossed by David Bentley, Vincent Kompany manages to make a clearance.

29:32
 

Gareth Barry concedes a free kick for a foul on David Bentley. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Craig Gardner, James Milner gets a block in.

29:06
 

Carlos Tevez is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

28:13
 

Effort from close in by Edin Dzeko goes wide left of the target.

27:03
 

Lee Bowyer challenges Micah Richards unfairly and gives away a free kick. Aleksandar Kolarov fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, blocked by Barry Ferguson.

26:12
Yellow card
 

Nigel De Jong shown a yellow card. Effort from 35 yards by Craig Gardner went wide of the right-hand upright.

25:01
 

A cross is delivered by Aleksandar Kolarov.

22:14
Goal
 

Martin Jiranek fouled by Jerome Boateng, the ref awards a free kick. David Bentley delivers the ball, Goal scored by Nikola Zigic from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Birmingham 1-1 Man City.Assist on the goal came from David Bentley.

15:26
 

Stephen Carr crosses the ball, Nikola Zigic takes a shot. Save made by Joe Hart. Corner taken by David Bentley, free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Gardner on Carlos Tevez. Joe Hart takes the free kick.

12:51
 

David Bentley sends in a cross, Cameron Jerome has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.

11:30
 

David Silva fouled by Lee Bowyer, the ref awards a free kick. Vincent Kompany restarts play with the free kick.

11:16
 

The ball is sent over by Liam Ridgewell, Vincent Kompany makes a clearance.

10:35
 

Short corner taken by James Milner.

10:06
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by David Silva from the right by-line to the near post, Nikola Zigic makes a clearance.

8:30
 

Foul by Micah Richards on Cameron Jerome, free kick awarded. David Bentley shoots direct from the free kick, blocked by Barry Ferguson.

8:09
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot. Blocked by Roger Johnson.

5:58
 

Stephen Carr sends in a cross, clearance made by James Milner.

5:30
 

Centre by James Milner, save by Ben Foster.

4:22
 

Craig Gardner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nigel De Jong. Jerome Boateng takes the direct free kick.

3:22
Goal
 

Carlos Tevez grabs a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Birmingham 0-1 Man City.Assist by David Silva.

2:17
 

The ball is delivered by James Milner.

:20
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot from long distance which goes wide of the right-hand post.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

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