• Capital One Cup
  • Date: Tue 06 August 2013
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Allan 48"

Allan 83"

Bartley 91"

3 - 2
Plymouth Argyle

Plymouth Argyle

Alessandra 60"

Alessandra 90"

Birmingham City vs Plymouth Argyle


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

13 Doyle
2 Eardley
27 Ferguson
26 Allan48"83"
6 Burn
5 Bartley91"
24 Adeyemi
17 Reilly
12 Novak
7 Burke
16 Arthur
Substitutes
1 Randolph
4 Robinson
8 Mullins
15 Elliott
20 Lee
22 Shinnie
25 Green

Plymouth Argyle

1 Cole
2 Berry
3 Blackman
11 Blizzard
Trotman
17 Nelson
7 Alessandra60"90"
6 Hourihane
10 Morgan
9 Reid
8 Boco
Substitutes
14 Young
18 Harvey
22 Richards
23 McCormick
24 Vassell
25 Purrington
30 Lane

Possession Stats

35%
65%

Form Guide - Capital One Cup

Birmingham City

W L W D W D W L

Plymouth Argyle

W D L D


Live Text Commentary
120:27 +0.27
 

Lewis Alessandra shoots direct from the free kick and clears the bar.

120:03 +0.03
 

Free kick taken by Lewis Alessandra.

118:49
 

Jake Cole takes the free kick.

116:52
 

Jake Cole restarts play with the free kick.

116:38
 

Conor Hourihane fouled by Callum Reilly, the ref awards a free kick.

114:47
 

Centre by Durrell Berry.

113:05
 

Shot by Andre Blackman went over the crossbar.

112:06
 

Free kick crossed by Lewis Alessandra.

111:20
Yellow card
 

Neal Eardley is given a yellow card.

110:31
 

The offside flag is raised against Lee Novak.

106:36
 

Free kick taken by Andre Blackman.

105:46 +0.46
 

Tyler Harvey takes a shot and went wide left of the target.

105:31
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Conor Hourihane.

105:01
Substitution
 

Luke Young joins the action as a substitute, replacing Dominic Blizzard.

104:33
 

Unfair challenge on Neal Trotman by Dan Burn results in a free kick.

103:55
 

Neal Eardley takes a shot.

102:34
 

Shot by Lewis Alessandra cleared the crossbar.

95:24 +5.24
 

Free kick taken by Wade Elliott.

100:17
 

Free kick taken by Colin Doyle.

95:06 +5.06
 

Unfair challenge on Callum Reilly by Dominic Blizzard results in a free kick.

99:49
 

Corner taken by Conor Hourihane from the right by-line.

99:11
 

Lewis Alessandra takes the free kick.

98:57
 

Wade Elliott concedes a free kick for a foul on Lewis Alessandra.

97:53
 

Shot by Scott Allan went wide of the right-hand upright.

95:22
 

Centre by Neal Eardley.

94:42
 

The ball is delivered by Olly Lee.

91:09 +1.09
Goal
 

Lewis Alessandra slots the ball right footed into the goal. Birmingham 2-2 Plymouth.

91:04
 

Corner taken by Christopher Burke from the right by-line. Kyle Bartley scores with a right foot finish. Birmingham 3-2 Plymouth.Christopher Burke provided the assist for the goal.

89:35
Substitution
 

Olly Lee comes on in place of Shane Ferguson.

88:24
 

Conor Hourihane restarts play with the free kick.

88:16
 

Scott Allan concedes a free kick for a foul on Dominic Blizzard.

87:30
Substitution
 

Romuald Boco goes off and Isaac Vassell comes on.

82:45
Goal
 

Shane Ferguson sends in a cross. Scott Allan scores a right footed goal. Birmingham 2-1 Plymouth.The assist for the goal came from Shane Ferguson.

80:52
 

Tyler Harvey manages to make a clearance.

80:43
 

Corner taken by Shane Ferguson.

79:32
 

The ball is delivered by Christopher Burke.

77:46
Substitution
 

Tyler Harvey on for Reuben Reid.

76:56
Substitution
 

Wade Elliott on for Tom Adeyemi.

75:24
 

Corner taken by Shane Ferguson from the right by-line.

73:10
 

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

71:17
 

Callum Reilly restarts play with the free kick.

70:46
Substitution
 

Koby Arthur goes off and Paul Robinson comes on.

70:18
 

Caution for Lewis Alessandra.

68:59
 

Free kick taken by Curtis Nelson.

68:38
Yellow card
 

Dan Burn is given a yellow card.

66:11
 

Jake Cole takes the free kick.

65:52
 

The referee cautions Koby Arthur for unsporting behaviour.

65:41
 

Durrell Berry fouled by Koby Arthur, the ref awards a free kick.

63:42
 

Corner taken by Shane Ferguson from the right by-line.

63:04
 

Christopher Burke sends in a cross.

60:15
Goal
 

Lewis Alessandra scores a right footed goal. Birmingham 1-1 Plymouth.

57:22
 

Tom Adeyemi has an effort at goal. A parry by Jake Cole prevents the goal.

56:34
 

Dan Burn takes the free kick.

55:21
 

Conor Hourihane crosses the ball in from the free kick.

54:17
 

The ball is delivered by Christopher Burke.

51:33
Goal
 

Penalty taken by Lee Novak saved by Jake Cole. Birmingham 1-0 Plymouth.

50:29
 

The ball is sent over by Shane Ferguson.

48:41
Goal
 

Scott Allan grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Birmingham 1-0 Plymouth.Assist on the goal came from Tom Adeyemi.

48:19
 

Reuben Reid restarts play with the free kick.

46:09 +1.09
 

Corner taken by Shane Ferguson from the right by-line.

47:01
 

Christopher Burke takes a shot and cleared the bar.

41:42
 

Free kick taken by Neal Eardley.

41:24
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lee Novak by Dominic Blizzard.

38:47
 

The ball is crossed by Marvin Morgan.

37:54
 

Lee Novak has an effort at goal. Jake Cole parries the ball away.

34:55
 

Shot by Romuald Boco cleared the target.

30:02
 

Christopher Burke takes a shot.

28:50
 

Koby Arthur has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.

27:22
 

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

24:41
 

Tom Adeyemi restarts play with the free kick.

24:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dominic Blizzard on Tom Adeyemi.

21:27
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Conor Hourihane on Scott Allan.

18:51
 

Romuald Boco delivers the ball.

17:45
 

Tom Adeyemi has an effort at goal.

13:41
 

Free kick crossed by Romuald Boco.

13:27
 

Neal Eardley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Reuben Reid.

9:26
 

Dan Burn heads at goal. Jake Cole catches the ball.