• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 25 February 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
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Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest

Blackstock 28"

Blackstock 62"

Birmingham City vs Nottingham Forest


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Myhill
23 Spector
4 Caldwell
24 Davies
3 Murphy
7 Burke54"
18 Fahey
12 Mutch
11 Townsend
9 King
19 Zigic
Substitutes
13 Doyle
5 Ibanez
10 Huseklepp
14 Gomis
22 Redmond

Nottingham Forest

1 Camp
16 Gunter
4 Chambers
5 Higginbotham
26 Elokobi
12 McCleary
22 Guedioura
19 Moussi
11 Reid
20 Tudgay
23 Blackstock28"62"
Substitutes
21 Smith
2 Wootton
7 Anderson
10 McGugan
33 Lynch

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W

Nottingham Forest

L L D L L D L L
Head to Head
Nottm Forest
1-3
Birmingham 02-Oct-2011
Birmingham
2-0
Nottm Forest 14-Feb-2009
Nottm Forest
1-1
Birmingham 08-Nov-2008
Birmingham
1-1
Nottm Forest 01-Jan-2002
Nottm Forest
0-0
Birmingham 17-Oct-2001
Birmingham
0-2
Nottm Forest 01-Jan-2001


Live Text Commentary
93:19 +3.19
 

A cross is delivered by Chris Burke.

92:46 +2.46
 

Effort on goal by Curtis Davies from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

92:12 +2.12
 

Keith Fahey takes a shot.

92:04 +2.04
 

Jonathan Spector sends in a cross, Scott Wootton makes a clearance.

91:01 +1.01
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Burke.

90:22 +0.22
Substitution
 

Scott Wootton comes on in place of Andy Reid.

89:24
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jordon Mutch from the right by-line, Lee Camp makes a save.

88:03
 

Guy Moussi has an effort at goal from long range that misses to the right of the goal.

87:35
 

Steven Caldwell concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Anderson. Direct free kick taken by Luke Chambers.

86:26
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marlon King by Luke Chambers. Luke Chambers goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jordon Mutch from left channel, George Elokobi manages to make a clearance.

84:34
Substitution
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Andy Reid. Paul Anderson comes on in place of Garath McCleary.

83:32
 

Centre by Keith Fahey, save by Lee Camp.

82:16
 

Nathan Redmond has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.

81:49
 

Marlon King takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.

80:59
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Nathan Redmond coming on for Andros Townsend.

80:31
 

Corner taken by Jordon Mutch.

80:25
 

The ball is delivered by Keith Fahey, clearance by Chris Gunter.

79:20
 

Unfair challenge on Chris Burke by Adlene Guedioura results in a free kick. Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.

77:06
 

Handball by Andy Reid. Free kick crossed by David Murphy, Adlene Guedioura manages to make a clearance.

76:54
 

The ball is sent over by Andros Townsend, Joel Lynch makes a clearance.

76:21
 

Marcus Tudgay handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.

75:57
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Burke.

74:23
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jordon Mutch, Effort on goal by David Murphy from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.

72:29
 

Adlene Guedioura crosses the ball, save by Boaz Myhill.

71:39
 

David Murphy delivers the ball, Lee Camp makes a save.

71:26
 

A cross is delivered by Chris Burke.

69:41
 

Chris Burke produces a cross, clearance by Luke Chambers.

68:38
 

The ball is sent over by Marlon King.

67:30
Substitution
 

Nikola Zigic goes off and Erik Huseklepp comes on.

66:46
 

Marlon King sends in a cross.

62:28
Goal
 

A cross is delivered by Garath McCleary. Dexter Blackstock gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box to the top right corner of the goal. Birmingham 1-2 Nottm Forest.Assist by Garath McCleary.

59:25
 

Jordon Mutch takes a shot. Lee Camp makes a save.

56:17
 

Garath McCleary challenges David Murphy unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jordon Mutch crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, clearance made by George Elokobi.

56:08
 

Andros Townsend crosses the ball, George Elokobi makes a clearance.

54:39
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Chris Burke from inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Birmingham 1-1 Nottm Forest.Assist on the goal came from Marlon King.

53:45
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Jordon Mutch, George Elokobi makes a clearance.

53:15
 

Corner taken by Jordon Mutch.

52:45
 

Andros Townsend takes a shot. Adlene Guedioura gets a block in.

52:16
 

Jordon Mutch takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Marcus Tudgay.

51:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Murphy on Garath McCleary. Shot on goal comes in from Andy Reid from the free kick, save by Boaz Myhill.

50:23
 

Adlene Guedioura produces a cross, clearance by Curtis Davies.

48:11
 

Garath McCleary has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide left of the goal.

46:47 +1.47
 

The ball is crossed by David Murphy, save by Lee Camp.

47:28
 

The ball is delivered by Jonathan Spector, Lee Camp makes a save.

47:12
 

Jonathan Spector crosses the ball, George Elokobi makes a clearance.

44:13
 

Joel Lynch concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Burke. Strike comes in from David Murphy from the free kick.

42:48
 

The referee blows for offside against Marcus Tudgay. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

38:45
 

Adlene Guedioura challenges Keith Fahey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Curtis Davies restarts play with the free kick.

36:12
 

Dexter Blackstock is caught offside. Boaz Myhill takes the indirect free kick.

36:04
 

Chris Gunter sends in a cross.

34:50
 

Shot from long distance by Adlene Guedioura goes wide of the left-hand upright.

33:52
 

Foul by Dexter Blackstock on Steven Caldwell, free kick awarded. Boaz Myhill takes the direct free kick.

33:25
 

Andros Townsend delivers the ball, save by Lee Camp.

32:02
 

Andy Reid takes a long range shot clearing the bar.

30:34
 

The ball is sent over by Andros Townsend, clearance made by Adlene Guedioura.

28:09
Goal
 

A cross is delivered by Garath McCleary, Dexter Blackstock gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Birmingham 0-1 Nottm Forest.Garath McCleary provided the assist for the goal.

27:11
 

The offside flag is raised against Dexter Blackstock. Boaz Myhill restarts play with the free kick.

24:43
 

The referee blows for offside. Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.

24:32
 

Centre by Chris Gunter.

23:02
 

Corner taken left-footed by Andy Reid, save by Boaz Myhill.

21:42
Substitution
 

Joel Lynch joins the action as a substitute, replacing Danny Higginbotham.

19:25
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Dexter Blackstock. Boaz Myhill restarts play with the free kick.

14:40
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Dexter Blackstock. Boaz Myhill takes the indirect free kick.

13:54
 

Guy Moussi takes a shot. Steven Caldwell gets a block in.

12:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Garath McCleary by Marlon King. Free kick crossed left-footed by Andy Reid from right wing, clearance made by Jordon Mutch.

10:17
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Gunter.

7:56
 

Inswinging corner taken by Jordon Mutch, save made by Lee Camp.

7:33
 

Andy Reid challenges Chris Burke unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by David Murphy.

7:18
 

Marcus Tudgay concedes a free kick for a foul on Keith Fahey. Direct free kick taken by Keith Fahey.

7:02
 

The ball is swung over by Andros Townsend, Dexter Blackstock makes a clearance.

6:23
 

Jordon Mutch takes a outswinging corner.

6:13
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Burke.

3:56
 

Adlene Guedioura challenges Keith Fahey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jordon Mutch restarts play with the free kick.

1:18
 

Centre by Marlon King, save by Lee Camp.

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