• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 04 December 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium
1 - 1

Birmingham City vs Tottenham Hotspur


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

26 Foster
2 Carr
5 Johnson
15 Dann
6 Ridgewell
8 Gardner80"
12 Ferguson
23 Beausejour
4 Bowyer
18 Fahey
10 Jerome
Substitutes
1 Taylor
3 Murphy
7 Larsson
14 Derbyshire
17 Michel
19 Zigic
28 Jiranek

Tottenham Hotspur

1 Gomes
2 Hutton
13 Gallas
19 Bassong18"
32 Assou-Ekotto
7 Lennon
12 Palacios
14 Modric
3 Bale
15 Crouch
18 Defoe
Substitutes
23 Cudicini
9 Pavlyuchenko
20 Dawson
21 Kranjcar
22 Corluka
30 Sandro
37 Pletikosa

Possession Stats

39%
61%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Birmingham City

D W L L D L L L

Tottenham Hotspur

D L W D L L W W
Head to Head
Birmingham
1-1
Tottenham 30-Jan-2010
Tottenham
2-1
Birmingham 29-Aug-2009
Birmingham
4-1
Tottenham 01-Mar-2008
Tottenham
2-3
Birmingham 02-Dec-2007
Birmingham
0-2
Tottenham 18-Mar-2006
Tottenham
2-0
Birmingham 26-Dec-2005


Live Text Commentary
93:19 +3.19
 

A cross is delivered by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

93:08 +3.08
 

Aaron Lennon produces a cross.

92:47 +2.47
 

Craig Gardner is penalised for a handball. Free kick taken by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

89:32
 

Sebastian Larsson challenges Benoit Assou-Ekotto unfairly and gives away a free kick. Benoit Assou-Ekotto takes the direct free kick.

88:54
 

Alan Hutton crosses the ball.

88:24
 

Stephen Carr delivers the ball, Wilson Palacios manages to make a clearance.

88:18
 

A cross is delivered by Stephen Carr.

86:57
 

The ball is sent over by Liam Ridgewell, Heurelho Gomes makes a save.

86:06
 

Handball by William Gallas. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

85:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Carr on Roman Pavlyuchenko. Free kick crossed right-footed by Luka Modric, Nikola Zigic manages to make a clearance.

84:07
 

Aaron Lennon sends in a cross, Peter Crouch takes a shot. Save made by Ben Foster.

83:56
 

The ball is sent over by Wilson Palacios, clearance by Liam Ridgewell.

83:17
 

Corner taken by Gareth Bale, clearance by Scott Dann.

82:11
 

Roman Pavlyuchenko has an effort at goal from outside the box missing to the wide left of the goal.

80:35
Goal
 

Craig Gardner scores a headed goal from close in. Birmingham 1-1 Tottenham.Nikola Zigic provided the assist for the goal.

79:55
Substitution
 

David Murphy on for Jean Beausejour.

78:28
 

Liam Ridgewell takes a shot. Save by Heurelho Gomes.

77:53
Substitution
 

Jermain Defoe leaves the field to be replaced by Roman Pavlyuchenko. Roger Johnson fouled by Peter Crouch, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

77:13
 

Jean Beausejour crosses the ball.

76:28
 

Effort on goal by Cameron Jerome from outside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the bar.

75:49
 

Jean Beausejour produces a cross, clearance by Sebastien Bassong.

74:32
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a shot. Save by Heurelho Gomes.

73:58
 

Jermain Defoe produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.

73:06
 

Aaron Lennon is adjudged to have handled the ball. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

72:46
 

The ball is delivered by Gareth Bale, save by Ben Foster.

70:58
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Sebastian Larsson coming on for Lee Bowyer.

70:04
 

Sebastien Bassong fouled by Cameron Jerome, the ref awards a free kick. Heurelho Gomes takes the direct free kick.

68:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wilson Palacios by Nikola Zigic. William Gallas takes the direct free kick.

66:21
 

Peter Crouch concedes a free kick for a foul on Barry Ferguson. Barry Ferguson crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing. Cameron Jerome takes a shot. Blocked by William Gallas. Jean Beausejour takes the outswinging corner, Liam Ridgewell has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the goal.

66:09
 

The ball is swung over by Liam Ridgewell.

65:31
 

Stephen Carr produces a cross, clearance by William Gallas.

65:02
 

The ball is sent over by Jean Beausejour, save by Heurelho Gomes.

63:52
 

Shot from just outside the box by Craig Gardner goes over the bar.

63:08
 

Jermain Defoe produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.

61:12
 

Centre by Gareth Bale, Jean Beausejour gets a block in. Corner taken left-footed by Gareth Bale from the left by-line to the near post, Nikola Zigic manages to make a clearance. Outswinging corner taken by Gareth Bale.

60:40
 

Corner taken by Gareth Bale, clearance made by Scott Dann.

59:34
Substitution
 

Keith Fahey goes off and Nikola Zigic comes on.

58:25
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jermain Defoe. Scott Dann takes the free kick.

57:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Benoit Assou-Ekotto by Craig Gardner. Free kick taken by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

56:59
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Gareth Bale.

56:20
 

Headed cross/shot by Liam Ridgewell, Heurelho Gomes makes a save.

56:20
 

The ball is swung over by Liam Ridgewell, Craig Gardner takes a shot. Heurelho Gomes makes a save.

56:20
 

Liam Ridgewell delivers the ball, Craig Gardner takes a shot. Heurelho Gomes makes a save.

54:34
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Dann on Jermain Defoe. Gareth Bale produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick, Ben Foster makes a save.

52:39
 

Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Blocked by Liam Ridgewell. Inswinging corner taken by Gareth Bale, Roger Johnson manages to make a clearance.

51:03
 

Aaron Lennon is adjudged to have handled the ball. Craig Gardner crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, save by Heurelho Gomes.

50:26
 

Corner taken by Jean Beausejour, clearance made by William Gallas.

49:38
 

Centre by Jean Beausejour, clearance by William Gallas. Effort from just outside the box by Lee Bowyer goes over the bar.

47:49
 

Cameron Jerome concedes a free kick for a foul on Sebastien Bassong. Direct free kick taken by Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

47:34
 

Liam Ridgewell produces a cross, William Gallas manages to make a clearance.

47:09
 

Jean Beausejour fouled by Alan Hutton, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Scott Dann.

45:31 +0.31
 

Foul by Barry Ferguson on Jermain Defoe, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Alan Hutton.

45:35
 

Centre by Alan Hutton, clearance made by Scott Dann.

43:44
 

Shot from outside the box by Lee Bowyer misses to the left of the goal.

42:25
 

A cross is delivered by Keith Fahey, save made by Heurelho Gomes.

38:10
 

Liam Ridgewell challenges Peter Crouch unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Alan Hutton.

36:34
 

Unfair challenge on Barry Ferguson by Wilson Palacios results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ben Foster.

35:42
Yellow card
 

Wilson Palacios booked for dissent.

34:42
 

Centre by Aaron Lennon, clearance by Roger Johnson.

33:34
 

The ball is delivered by Jermain Defoe, clearance made by Scott Dann.

32:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lee Bowyer by Aaron Lennon. Lee Bowyer takes the direct free kick. Craig Gardner has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the target.

30:50
 

Centre by Keith Fahey, clearance made by William Gallas. Outswinging corner taken by Keith Fahey, clearance by Peter Crouch.

29:56
 

Craig Gardner sends in a cross, Headed effort on goal by Jean Beausejour from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

29:19
 

Keith Fahey sends in a cross, clearance by Luka Modric.

28:08
 

The ball is crossed by Stephen Carr, Sebastien Bassong manages to make a clearance.

25:24
 

Aaron Lennon delivers the ball, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance. Gareth Bale decides to take a short corner.

24:48
 

Gareth Bale delivers the ball, Barry Ferguson makes a clearance. Gareth Bale takes a outswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Craig Gardner.

23:51
 

A cross is delivered by Aaron Lennon.

22:35
 

A cross is delivered by Aaron Lennon.

20:46
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Gareth Bale.

20:37
 

A cross is delivered by Alan Hutton.

19:32
 

Gareth Bale produces a cross.

17:42
Goal
 

The referee shows Liam Ridgewell a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Goal scored by Sebastien Bassong from close in to the top left corner of the goal. Birmingham 0-1 Tottenham.Free kick awarded for a foul by Liam Ridgewell on Gareth Bale.

16:06
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Wilson Palacios. Lee Bowyer gets a block in. Short corner taken by Gareth Bale.

14:57
 

Jermain Defoe fouled by Scott Dann, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Alan Hutton.

12:27
 

Cameron Jerome gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sebastien Bassong. Direct free kick taken by Luka Modric.

12:02
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Gardner on Benoit Assou-Ekotto. Benoit Assou-Ekotto takes the free kick.

10:50
 

The ball is crossed by Keith Fahey, Sebastien Bassong manages to make a clearance.

9:40
 

Keith Fahey takes a outswinging corner.

8:42
 

Peter Crouch has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.

7:30
 

Corner taken by Lee Bowyer from the left by-line played to the near post, William Gallas manages to make a clearance. Corner taken right-footed by Lee Bowyer from the left by-line, save made by Heurelho Gomes.

6:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Cameron Jerome by Sebastien Bassong. Barry Ferguson takes the direct free kick.

5:31
 

Effort on goal by Stephen Carr from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.

5:04
 

Jermain Defoe is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

4:49
 

Foul by Barry Ferguson on Jermain Defoe, free kick awarded. Luka Modric restarts play with the free kick.

3:31
 

Aaron Lennon delivers the ball, Peter Crouch takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster. Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Gareth Bale.

1:26
 

Unfair challenge on Cameron Jerome by Gareth Bale results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Barry Ferguson.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.

Half time
 

The players leave the pitch at half time.

Full time
 

The referee ends the match.

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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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