• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Fri 30 November 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

King 45" (P)

King 80"

Elliott 65"

3 - 2
Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough

Leadbitter 13"

McDonald 61"

Birmingham City vs Middlesbrough


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Butland
28 Caddis
5 Ibanez
6 Davies
30 Robinson
12 Morrison
8 Mullins
23 Spector
29 Hall
9 King45"80"
19 Zigic
Substitutes
13 Doyle
4 Caldwell
7 Burke
11 Lovenkrands
15 Elliott65"
22 Redmond
32 Diop

Middlesbrough

1 Steele
2 Hoyte
15 Hines
3 Bikey
18 Halliday
11 Ledesma
16 McEachran
10 Bailey
7 Leadbitter13"
17 Jutkiewicz
27 McDonald61"
Substitutes
32 Leutwiler
5 Zemmama
8 Thomson
9 Emnes
21 Parnaby
30 Miller
33 Smallwood

Possession Stats

39%
61%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W

Middlesbrough

L W L W W W L D
Head to Head
Birmingham
3-0
Middlesbrough 17-Mar-2012
Middlesbrough
3-1
Birmingham 21-Aug-2011
Birmingham
1-1
Middlesbrough 07-Feb-1998
Middlesbrough
3-1
Birmingham 20-Sep-1997
Birmingham
1-0
Middlesbrough 26-Mar-1994
Middlesbrough
2-2
Birmingham 02-Oct-1993


Live Text Commentary
93:03 +3.03
 

Peter Lovenkrands takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele.

90:20 +0.2
 

Corner taken by Grant Leadbitter played to the near post, clearance made by Wade Elliott.

88:41
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrew Halliday by Christopher Burke. Shot comes in from Grant Leadbitter from the free kick.

86:32
 

Centre by Justin Hoyte. The referee penalises Andrew Halliday for handball. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.

85:48
 

The ball is crossed by Andrew Halliday, clearance made by Paul Robinson.

84:20
 

The official flags Scott McDonald offside. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

83:49
 

Justin Hoyte delivers the ball.

83:31
 

Peter Lovenkrands challenges Seb Hines unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Andre Bikey.

82:50
 

Richard Smallwood crosses the ball. The assistant referee signals for offside against Scott McDonald. Indirect free kick taken by Jack Butland.

81:55
Substitution
 

The offside flag is raised against Scott McDonald. Josh McEachran leaves the field to be replaced by Merouane Zemmama. Free kick taken by Jack Butland.

80:49
Goal
 

Marlon King scores a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Birmingham 3-2 Middlesbrough.Assist on the goal came from Peter Lovenkrands.

80:12
 

Christopher Burke delivers the ball, clearance made by Seb Hines.

79:10
 

Christopher Burke is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Jason Steele takes the indirect free kick.

78:03
 

Paul Caddis challenges Scott McDonald unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Nicky Bailey.

77:36
 

The ball is swung over by Christopher Burke, Jason Steele makes a save.

76:46
 

The ball is sent over by Christopher Burke, clearance made by Andre Bikey.

74:57
Substitution
 

Peter Lovenkrands joins the action as a substitute, replacing Nikola Zigic.

74:11
 

Nikola Zigic challenges Josh McEachran unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nicky Bailey restarts play with the free kick.

73:57
 

The ball is crossed by Christopher Burke, Andre Bikey makes a clearance.

73:02
 

Scott McDonald takes a shot. Save by Jack Butland.

71:36
 

The offside flag is raised against Scott McDonald. Free kick taken by Jack Butland.

69:54
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Christopher Burke by Andrew Halliday results in a free kick. Andrew Halliday receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Wade Elliott takes the free kick.

68:09
Substitution
 

Scott McDonald is caught offside. Christopher Burke replaces Robert Hall. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

66:45
Substitution
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz leaves the field to be replaced by Ishmael Miller. Emmanuel Ledesma leaves the field to be replaced by Richard Smallwood.

65:58
Goal
 

Wade Elliott gets on the score sheet with a goal from a long way out to the top left corner of the goal. Birmingham 2-2 Middlesbrough.

65:01
 

Wade Elliott takes a shot. Seb Hines gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Wade Elliott from the left by-line, Nicky Bailey makes a clearance.

64:31
 

The ball is delivered by Emmanuel Ledesma, Paul Caddis makes a clearance.

63:44
 

The ball is delivered by Wade Elliott, save made by Jason Steele.

63:25
 

Outswinging corner taken by Wade Elliott from the right by-line, Seb Hines manages to make a clearance.

63:01
 

Jonathan Spector takes a shot. Save made by Jason Steele.

61:35
Goal
 

Scott McDonald finds the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Birmingham 1-2 Middlesbrough.

61:34
 

Seb Hines provided the assist for the goal.

60:39
 

Pablo Ibanez gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott McDonald. Emmanuel Ledesma restarts play with the free kick.

59:38
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Wade Elliott from the right by-line.

59:22
 

Robert Hall takes a shot. Andre Bikey gets a block in.

58:49
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz challenges Pablo Ibanez unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.

58:13
 

Scott McDonald has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

57:29
 

Josh McEachran concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Robinson. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

56:37
 

Emmanuel Ledesma has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the goal.

54:59
 

Centre by Paul Caddis, Seb Hines makes a clearance.

54:20
 

Grant Leadbitter produces a right-footed shot from long range which goes wide right of the goal.

53:37
 

Scott McDonald takes a shot. Save by Jack Butland.

52:45
 

Paul Robinson fouled by Scott McDonald, the ref awards a free kick. Jack Butland takes the direct free kick.

50:38
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Robert Hall. Indirect free kick taken by Jason Steele.

50:07
 

Unfair challenge on Robert Hall by Nicky Bailey results in a free kick. Wade Elliott takes the free kick.

46:28 +1.28
Goal
 

Andre Bikey gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Marlon King. Placed penalty scored by Marlon King. Birmingham 1-1 Middlesbrough.

46:18 +1.18
 

Paul Caddis sends in a cross, Nicky Bailey manages to make a clearance.

46:22
 

The ball is crossed by Paul Caddis, clearance by Andre Bikey.

45:55
 

Foul by Scott McDonald on Curtis Davies, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Pablo Ibanez.

45:01
Substitution
 

Wade Elliott comes on in place of Ravel Morrison.

44:42
Yellow card
 

Paul Robinson concedes a free kick for a foul on Lukas Jutkiewicz. Paul Robinson receives a yellow card. Strike on goal comes in from Emmanuel Ledesma from the free kick.

42:27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Pablo Ibanez on Lukas Jutkiewicz. Direct free kick taken by Seb Hines.

41:56
 

The referee blows for offside against Grant Leadbitter. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

41:13
 

The ball is swung over by Paul Caddis, Seb Hines makes a clearance.

40:25
 

Jonathan Spector produces a cross, clearance made by Seb Hines.

39:24
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz sends in a cross, save made by Jack Butland.

37:32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Pablo Ibanez on Lukas Jutkiewicz. Grant Leadbitter takes the free kick.

35:52
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andre Bikey on Curtis Davies. Direct free kick taken by Jack Butland.

35:27
 

Corner taken left-footed by Emmanuel Ledesma.

34:59
 

Emmanuel Ledesma takes a shot. Jack Butland makes a save.

33:45
 

A cross is delivered by Robert Hall, save by Jason Steele.

32:33
 

Grant Leadbitter gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Spector. Ravel Morrison takes the direct free kick.

31:11
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Emmanuel Ledesma from the right by-line to the near post.

27:50
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Pablo Ibanez on Emmanuel Ledesma. Emmanuel Ledesma fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Jack Butland.

26:56
 

The ball is swung over by Ravel Morrison, Close range header by Marlon King goes wide of the left-hand post.

24:34
 

Lukas Jutkiewicz produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.

23:58
 

Nikola Zigic concedes a free kick for a foul on Josh McEachran. Grant Leadbitter restarts play with the free kick.

22:41
 

Marlon King takes a shot. Save made by Jason Steele.

20:44
 

A cross is delivered by Justin Hoyte, Close range header by Lukas Jutkiewicz goes over the crossbar.

20:06
 

Andrew Halliday fouled by Jonathan Spector, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Andrew Halliday.

19:40
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hayden Mullins on Grant Leadbitter. Josh McEachran takes the free kick.

19:17
 

Ravel Morrison takes a shot. Seb Hines gets a block in.

19:05
 

The ball is sent over by Paul Caddis.

17:38
 

Paul Robinson crosses the ball, Jonathan Spector produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.

17:03
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Hayden Mullins by Seb Hines. Robert Hall takes the direct free kick.

14:42
 

Emmanuel Ledesma concedes a free kick for a foul on Robert Hall. Free kick crossed left-footed by Robert Hall.

13:44
Goal
 

The ball is delivered by Andrew Halliday, Grant Leadbitter scores a headed goal from close range. Birmingham 0-1 Middlesbrough.Assist on the goal came from Andrew Halliday.

8:31
 

The ball is swung over by Justin Hoyte, Pablo Ibanez makes a clearance. Jonathan Spector fouled by Andrew Halliday, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jack Butland.

6:51
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Scott McDonald. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

5:47
 

Andrew Halliday produces a cross.

4:34
 

Emmanuel Ledesma concedes a free kick for a foul on Robert Hall. Robert Hall delivers the ball, Header by Nikola Zigic from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

3:05
 

The ball is delivered by Andrew Halliday, save made by Jack Butland.

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