• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Tue 15 February 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
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Newcastle United

Newcastle United

Lovenkrands 1"

Best 49"

Birmingham City vs Newcastle United


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

26 Foster
2 Carr
5 Johnson
28 Jiranek
6 Ridgewell
7 Larsson
12 Ferguson
8 Gardner
11 Bentley
17 Martins
19 Zigic
Substitutes
13 Doyle
3 Murphy
4 Bowyer
9 Phillips
10 Jerome
18 Fahey
23 Beausejour

Newcastle United

1 Harper
12 Simpson
6 Williamson
2 Coloccini
3 Jose Enrique
7 Barton
24 Tiote
4 Nolan
18 Gutierrez
11 Lovenkrands1"
20 Best49"
Substitutes
26 Krul
5 Campbell
8 Guthrie
14 Perch
30 Ranger
31 Ferguson
42 Kuqi

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Birmingham City

D W L L D L L L

Newcastle United

W L L L L L L L
Head to Head
Birmingham
1-1
Newcastle 17-Mar-2008
Newcastle
2-1
Birmingham 08-Dec-2007
Birmingham
0-0
Newcastle 29-Apr-2006
Newcastle
1-0
Birmingham 05-Nov-2005
Newcastle
2-1
Birmingham 01-Jan-2005
Birmingham
2-2
Newcastle 03-Oct-2004


Live Text Commentary
93:41 +3.41
 

Craig Gardner challenges Nile Ranger unfairly and gives away a free kick. Joey Barton produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

93:09 +3.09
 

Nile Ranger goes into the referee's book.

92:45 +2.45
 

Nile Ranger challenges Roger Johnson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

90:26 +0.26
 

Joey Barton sends in a cross, save by Ben Foster.

89:40
 

Short corner worked by Joey Barton.

89:18
 

Joey Barton fouled by Barry Ferguson, the ref awards a free kick. Joey Barton takes the free kick.

88:00
 

The ball is crossed by Craig Gardner, save by Steve Harper.

85:38
Substitution
 

The referee books David Murphy for unsporting behaviour. Jonas Gutierrez leaves the field to be replaced by Sol Campbell. David Murphy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joey Barton. Direct free kick taken by Steve Harper.

84:05
 

David Bentley produces a cross, Effort from the edge of the area by Cameron Jerome goes wide of the right-hand post.

82:32
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by David Bentley, Liam Ridgewell challenges Nile Ranger unfairly and gives away a free kick. Steve Harper takes the free kick.

82:21
 

David Bentley takes a shot. Cheik Tiote gets a block in.

81:35
 

Corner taken by Joey Barton, clearance made by Roger Johnson.

81:30
 

The ball is swung over by Danny Simpson, David Murphy gets a block in.

80:27
 

Nile Ranger concedes a free kick for a foul on David Murphy. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.

78:48
 

David Bentley takes the inswinging corner, Cheik Tiote manages to make a clearance.

78:43
 

Centre by David Murphy, Cheik Tiote manages to make a clearance.

77:31
 

Corner taken right-footed by David Bentley to the near post, Roger Johnson takes a shot. Save by Steve Harper.

77:24
 

Centre by Stephen Carr, clearance by Kevin Nolan.

75:58
 

Nile Ranger gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.

74:52
Substitution
 

Kevin Phillips joins the action as a substitute, replacing Sebastian Larsson.

74:26
Substitution
 

Leon Best leaves the field to be replaced by Danny Guthrie.

73:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Cheik Tiote by Cameron Jerome. Steve Harper takes the free kick.

73:10
 

Foul by Nile Ranger on David Murphy, free kick awarded. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

72:28
Substitution
 

David Murphy on for Martin Jiranek.

72:11
 

The ball is sent over by Liam Ridgewell, Nikola Zigic produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

71:30
 

Cheik Tiote takes a shot. Save made by Ben Foster.

70:44
 

Craig Gardner sends in a cross, Roger Johnson has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.

70:35
 

David Bentley crosses the ball, Cheik Tiote makes a clearance.

70:08
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by David Bentley, clearance by Fabricio Coloccini.

68:03
 

David Bentley takes a shot. Kevin Nolan gets a block in.

67:16
 

Roger Johnson challenges Cheik Tiote unfairly and gives away a free kick. Fabricio Coloccini takes the free kick.

64:49
 

Stephen Carr fouled by Leon Best, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

63:59
Substitution
 

(Newcastle) makes a substitution, with Nile Ranger coming on for Peter Lovenkrands.

62:58
 

Effort on goal by David Bentley from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

61:44
Yellow card
 

Booking for Joey Barton. Joey Barton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell. Sebastian Larsson delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, clearance made by Danny Simpson.

60:52
 

Peter Lovenkrands gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Roger Johnson. Direct free kick taken by Ben Foster.

60:20
 

Joey Barton delivers the ball, Craig Gardner manages to make a clearance.

59:41
 

Joey Barton takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Stephen Carr.

59:22
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique takes a shot. Blocked by Barry Ferguson.

57:37
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Kevin Nolan. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.

57:05
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Cameron Jerome coming on for Obafemi Martins. Obafemi Martins is caught offside. Steve Harper takes the direct free kick.

54:34
 

Leon Best is ruled offside. Direct free kick taken by Ben Foster.

53:55
 

Unfair challenge on Mike Williamson by Nikola Zigic results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Fabricio Coloccini.

53:07
 

Nikola Zigic challenges Sanchez Jose Enrique unfairly and gives away a free kick. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes the direct free kick.

52:03
 

Craig Gardner challenges Cheik Tiote unfairly and gives away a free kick. Fabricio Coloccini restarts play with the free kick.

51:20
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Leon Best. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

51:14
 

Cheik Tiote crosses the ball, Roger Johnson makes a clearance.

50:38
 

Corner taken right-footed by Joey Barton, clearance made by Nikola Zigic.

47:47 +2.47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Cheik Tiote on Barry Ferguson. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

49:29
Goal
 

Leon Best scores a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Birmingham 0-2 Newcastle.Assist on the goal came from Jonas Gutierrez.

48:20
 

Craig Gardner challenges Cheik Tiote unfairly and gives away a free kick. Joey Barton takes the free kick.

46:42 +1.42
 

Liam Ridgewell crosses the ball, Danny Simpson gets a block in.

47:20
 

Peter Lovenkrands is caught offside. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

46:04
 

The offside flag is raised against Nikola Zigic. Steve Harper takes the direct free kick.

44:06
 

Liam Ridgewell sends in a cross, save made by Steve Harper.

42:52
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Leon Best goes wide left of the goal.

41:26
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Peter Lovenkrands by Nikola Zigic. Free kick taken by Fabricio Coloccini.

40:38
 

The ball is swung over by Sanchez Jose Enrique, Close range header by Leon Best misses to the right of the target.

40:22
 

David Bentley produces a cross, clearance made by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

38:07
 

Craig Gardner produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

37:44
 

Peter Lovenkrands concedes a free kick for a foul on Roger Johnson. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

35:36
 

Kevin Nolan goes into the referee's book. Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin Nolan on David Bentley. Barry Ferguson takes the free kick.

35:21
 

Leon Best takes a shot. Save made by Ben Foster.

34:43
 

The official flags Obafemi Martins offside. Steve Harper takes the free kick.

33:25
 

Obafemi Martins challenges Kevin Nolan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Fabricio Coloccini.

30:34
 

The ball is sent over by Liam Ridgewell, clearance made by Cheik Tiote.

30:04
 

The referee blows for offside against Leon Best. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

27:30
 

Foul by Peter Lovenkrands on Liam Ridgewell, free kick awarded. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

27:09
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique crosses the ball.

24:47
 

Joey Barton takes a corner.

24:39
 

The ball is delivered by Danny Simpson, David Bentley gets a block in.

21:42
 

Joey Barton takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Craig Gardner.

21:27
 

Effort from 30 yards by Kevin Nolan. Craig Gardner gets a block in.

20:46
 

Nikola Zigic is caught offside. Steve Harper takes the direct free kick.

20:09
 

Nikola Zigic takes a shot. Brilliant save by Steve Harper.

19:08
 

David Bentley challenges Leon Best unfairly and gives away a free kick. Joey Barton takes the free kick.

17:19
 

Unfair challenge on David Bentley by Fabricio Coloccini results in a free kick. The ball is swung over by Sebastian Larsson, Close range headed effort by Roger Johnson goes wide of the left-hand upright.

15:59
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Blocked by Kevin Nolan.

14:39
 

Nikola Zigic is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Steve Harper.

14:12
 

Craig Gardner sends in a cross, clearance made by Mike Williamson.

12:03
 

The ball is swung over by Sanchez Jose Enrique, Roger Johnson manages to make a clearance.

11:49
 

Centre by David Bentley, Kevin Nolan manages to make a clearance.

11:39
 

Liam Ridgewell sends in a cross, Fabricio Coloccini makes a clearance.

10:40
 

The ball is swung over by David Bentley, clearance made by Mike Williamson.

9:43
 

Nikola Zigic is caught offside. Steve Harper takes the direct free kick.

8:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joey Barton on Barry Ferguson. Liam Ridgewell takes the direct free kick.

7:50
 

Liam Ridgewell is ruled offside. Direct free kick taken by Steve Harper.

7:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joey Barton on Craig Gardner. Barry Ferguson restarts play with the free kick.

4:32
 

The offside flag is raised against Nikola Zigic. Steve Harper takes the free kick.

4:12
 

Kevin Nolan takes a shot. Save made by Ben Foster.

1:35
Goal
 

Peter Lovenkrands grabs a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Birmingham 0-1 Newcastle.Jonas Gutierrez provided the assist for the goal.

1:27
 

The ball is sent over by Sanchez Jose Enrique, clearance by Roger Johnson.

:37
 

Liam Ridgewell is caught offside. Free kick taken by Steve Harper.

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Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 33 39 77
2 Man City 34 34 67
3 Arsenal 33 31 67
4 Man Utd 34 25 65
5 Liverpool 33 11 58
6 Tottenham Hotspur 34 6 58
7 Southampton 34 21 57
8 Swansea 34 -3 50
9 Stoke 34 -3 47
10 Everton 34 1 44

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