• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 16 April 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Larsson 40"

Gardner 65"

2 - 0

Birmingham City vs Sunderland


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

26 Foster
2 Carr
5 Johnson
6 Ridgewell
21 Parnaby
7 Larsson40"
12 Ferguson
8 Gardner65"
4 Bowyer
9 Phillips
10 Jerome
Substitutes
13 Doyle
11 Bentley
14 Derbyshire
18 Fahey
22 Hleb
25 Mutch
32 Davies

Sunderland

22 Mignolet
27 Elmohamady
15 Onuoha
4 Turner
2 Bardsley
10 Henderson
6 Cattermole
25 Colback
28 Sessegnon
17 Welbeck
33 Gyan
Substitutes
1 Gordon
7 Zenden
8 Malbranque
16 Riveros
18 Meyler
31 Noble
38 Lynch

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Birmingham City

D W L L D L L L

Sunderland

W L D W W D D L
Head to Head
Sunderland
2-2
Birmingham 14-Aug-2010
Sunderland
3-1
Birmingham 20-Mar-2010
Birmingham
2-1
Sunderland 24-Oct-2009
Sunderland
2-0
Birmingham 29-Jan-2008
Birmingham
2-2
Sunderland 15-Aug-2007
Birmingham
1-0
Sunderland 25-Feb-2006


Live Text Commentary
93:17 +3.17
 

Effort on goal by Matt Derbyshire from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

91:15 +1.15
 

Foul by Keith Fahey on Lee Cattermole, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Jordan Henderson.

89:18
Substitution
 

Matt Derbyshire comes on in place of Cameron Jerome.

87:57
 

Foul by Asamoah Gyan on Roger Johnson, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

87:18
Substitution
 

Sebastian Larsson leaves the field to be replaced by Keith Fahey.

82:06
 

Asamoah Gyan is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Foster.

80:46
 

Foul by Phillip Bardsley on Alexander Hleb, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Barry Ferguson.

80:01
 

The ball is sent over by Steed Malbranque, Effort on goal by Ryan Noble from inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

75:40
Substitution
 

Stephane Sessegnon produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal. Jack Colback leaves the field to be replaced by Steed Malbranque.

74:37
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a outswinging corner.

73:45
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Asamoah Gyan goes wide right of the goal.

71:23
 

Phillip Bardsley takes a shot. Sebastian Larsson gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Jordan Henderson, clearance made by Roger Johnson.

69:59
Substitution
 

Danny Welbeck goes off and Ryan Noble comes on.

69:00
 

Craig Gardner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jack Colback. Free kick taken by Phillip Bardsley.

67:55
 

Alexander Hleb is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

66:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Barry Ferguson by Lee Cattermole. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

65:46
Goal
 

Craig Gardner fires in a goal from long distance to the bottom left corner of the goal. Birmingham 2-0 Sunderland.Assist by Alexander Hleb.

65:26
 

Asamoah Gyan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

64:31
 

Sebastian Larsson produces a cross, save by Simon Mignolet.

63:43
 

Jordan Henderson sends in a cross.

63:24
 

The ball is sent over by Ahmed Elmohamady, Liam Ridgewell makes a clearance.

60:57
Substitution
 

Foul by Michael Turner on Cameron Jerome, free kick awarded. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Craig Gardner. Alexander Hleb is brought on as a substitute for Kevin Phillips.

60:29
 

The ball is sent over by Phillip Bardsley, save by Ben Foster.

59:39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin Phillips on Michael Turner. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

57:20
 

Corner taken by Jordan Henderson, Michael Turner takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster. Outswinging corner taken by Jordan Henderson from the right by-line, Danny Welbeck takes a shot. Roger Johnson gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken by Jordan Henderson, Phillip Bardsley concedes a free kick for a foul on Liam Ridgewell. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

55:25
 

Effort on goal by Asamoah Gyan from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.

54:52
 

Lee Cattermole takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

54:37
 

A cross is delivered by Phillip Bardsley, Barry Ferguson makes a clearance.

53:46
 

The ball is sent over by Jordan Henderson, clearance by Barry Ferguson.

53:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Phillip Bardsley by Kevin Phillips. Nedum Onuoha restarts play with the free kick.

52:18
 

Unfair challenge on Lee Bowyer by Jordan Henderson results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ben Foster.

50:40
 

Jordan Henderson produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.

49:41
 

Stephane Sessegnon crosses the ball, Barry Ferguson makes a clearance.

47:53
 

Outswinging corner taken by Sebastian Larsson, Close range header by Roger Johnson goes over the bar.

46:55
 

A cross is delivered by Jordan Henderson.

45:54 +0.54
 

A cross is delivered by Asamoah Gyan, Jordan Henderson concedes a free kick for a foul on Lee Bowyer. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

45:18
 

Shot from just outside the box by Danny Welbeck misses to the right of the goal.

44:58
 

Effort on goal by Craig Gardner from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

44:50
 

Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball, clearance made by Michael Turner.

42:26
 

Shot from 18 yards by Asamoah Gyan. Save made by Ben Foster. Outswinging corner taken by Jordan Henderson, Header from deep inside the area by Nedum Onuoha goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

41:31
 

The ball is crossed by Phillip Bardsley, Stuart Parnaby manages to make a clearance.

40:08
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Sebastian Larsson from just outside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Birmingham 1-0 Sunderland.Assist on the goal came from Cameron Jerome.

37:17
 

Corner taken by Jordan Henderson, Stephen Carr manages to make a clearance.

36:42
 

Nedum Onuoha fouled by Kevin Phillips, the ref awards a free kick. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

35:25
 

A cross is delivered by Asamoah Gyan, Stephen Carr manages to make a clearance. Corner from the right by-line taken by Jordan Henderson, Craig Gardner manages to make a clearance.

34:10
 

Phillip Bardsley produces a right-footed shot from long distance which goes wide right of the goal.

34:04
 

The ball is delivered by Ahmed Elmohamady, clearance made by Sebastian Larsson.

32:33
 

Inswinging corner from left by-line crossed in by Jordan Henderson, clearance by Craig Gardner. Jordan Henderson takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Jack Colback takes a shot. Blocked by Barry Ferguson.

29:02
 

A cross is delivered by Sebastian Larsson, Nedum Onuoha manages to make a clearance.

28:35
 

Stephane Sessegnon delivers the ball, clearance by Liam Ridgewell.

25:43
 

Craig Gardner concedes a free kick for a foul on Phillip Bardsley. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jordan Henderson, clearance made by Roger Johnson. Danny Welbeck gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stuart Parnaby. Direct free kick taken by Ben Foster.

24:35
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Blocked by Michael Turner.

23:28
 

The ball is sent over by Stephen Carr.

21:37
 

Danny Welbeck concedes a free kick for a foul on Barry Ferguson. Free kick crossed by Sebastian Larsson, clearance made by Phillip Bardsley. Outswinging corner taken by Sebastian Larsson, clearance by Asamoah Gyan.

16:54
 

The ball is delivered by Nedum Onuoha.

14:17
 

Stephane Sessegnon takes a shot. Blocked by Roger Johnson.

13:17
 

The referee blows for offside. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

12:59
 

Sebastian Larsson produces a cross, Ahmed Elmohamady manages to make a clearance.

5:10
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Sebastian Larsson, Header from close range by Roger Johnson misses to the right of the goal.

4:43
 

The ball is crossed by Kevin Phillips, Ahmed Elmohamady makes a clearance.

2:16
 

The official flags Kevin Phillips offside. Simon Mignolet takes the indirect free kick.

1:53
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Blocked by Michael Turner.

1:29
 

Cameron Jerome takes a shot. Save by Simon Mignolet.

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Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Arsenal 0 0 0
2 Aston Villa 0 0 0
3 Bournemouth 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0
7 Leicester 0 0 0
8 Liverpool 0 0 0
9 Man City 0 0 0
10 Man Utd 0 0 0

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