• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Mon 26 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 17:30
  • Venue: St Andrews Stadium

Birmingham City vs West Ham United


Team Lineups

Birmingham City

1 Myhill
23 Spector
4 Caldwell
5 Ibanez
3 Murphy80"
7 Burke
8 N'Daw
18 Fahey
11 Beausejour
9 King
39 Wood
Substitutes
13 Doyle
6 Ridgewell
12 Mutch
19 Zigic
22 Redmond

West Ham United

1 Green
17 O'Brien
5 Tomkins
3 McCartney
48 Potts
18 Faubert
4 Nolan
21 Diop
16 Noble
9 Cole3"
30 Piquionne
Substitutes
31 Boffin
11 Carew
19 Sears
22 Lansbury
32 O'Neil

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Birmingham City

L L W W D D D L

West Ham United

W D D W W W W W
Head to Head
Birmingham
1-2
West Ham 03-Apr-1993
West Ham
3-1
Birmingham 28-Nov-1992
West Ham
1-2
Birmingham 22-Apr-1980
Birmingham
0-0
West Ham 07-Apr-1980
Birmingham
1-2
West Ham 26-Mar-1955
West Ham
2-2
Birmingham 06-Nov-1954

Live Text Commentary
92:04 +2.04
 

Chris Burke takes a shot. Save by Robert Green.

91:42 +1.42
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Joey O'Brien. Boaz Myhill takes the indirect free kick.

88:53
 

Nathan Redmond concedes a free kick for a foul on Papa Bouba Diop. Direct free kick taken by Robert Green.

88:33
 

Centre by Daniel Potts, save by Boaz Myhill.

86:56
 

Daniel Potts sends in a cross.

86:13
 

Marlon King sends in a cross, save by Robert Green.

84:02
 

Effort on goal by Papa Bouba Diop from long range goes over the bar.

83:06
Substitution
 

Freddie Sears replaces Julien Faubert.

82:32
 

Foul by Guirane N'Daw on Robert Green, free kick awarded. Robert Green restarts play with the free kick.

82:04
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Chris Burke, save by Robert Green.

81:48
 

Chris Burke crosses the ball, Marlon King takes a shot. Save made by Robert Green.

80:20
Goal
 

Corner taken right-footed by Chris Burke from the right by-line, David Murphy finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Birmingham 1-1 West Ham.Assist on the goal came from Steven Caldwell.

80:07
 

The ball is delivered by Nikola Zigic, Julien Faubert manages to make a clearance.

79:38
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Chris Burke.

79:14
 

John Carew takes a shot. Save by Boaz Myhill.

77:31
Yellow card
 

Booking for George McCartney. Mark Noble goes into the referee's book.

77:02
 

Foul by Keith Fahey on Kevin Nolan, free kick awarded. George McCartney takes the free kick.

75:27
 

The official flags John Carew offside. Steven Caldwell takes the indirect free kick.

73:32
 

Kevin Nolan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Burke. David Murphy delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing.

73:03
Substitution
 

(West Ham) makes a substitution, with John Carew coming on for Carlton Cole.

72:35
 

Shot from 25 yards by Guirane N'Daw. Save by Robert Green.

70:44
 

Foul by Nathan Redmond on Julien Faubert, free kick awarded. Robert Green takes the direct free kick.

69:04
Substitution
 

David Murphy fouled by Julien Faubert, the ref awards a free kick. Julien Faubert booked. Jean Beausejour goes off and Nathan Redmond comes on. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

67:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonathan Spector on Henri Lansbury. Mark Noble crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing.

67:03
 

Jean Beausejour concedes a free kick for a foul on Joey O'Brien. Direct free kick taken by Robert Green.

66:13
 

David Murphy crosses the ball, Nikola Zigic has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

63:49
 

Corner taken right-footed by Mark Noble from the right by-line, Carlton Cole has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

63:37
 

Henri Lansbury takes a shot. Save made by Boaz Myhill.

61:56
 

Nikola Zigic concedes a free kick for a foul on Robert Green. Robert Green takes the direct free kick.

61:20
 

Chris Burke takes the outswinging corner, Steven Caldwell takes a shot. Clearance by Carlton Cole.

60:02
 

Kevin Nolan concedes a free kick for a foul on Nikola Zigic. The referee books Kevin Nolan for unsporting behaviour. Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.

59:13
 

Nikola Zigic challenges Papa Bouba Diop unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by James Tomkins.

57:38
Substitution
 

Henri Lansbury joins the action as a substitute, replacing Frederic Piquionne.

57:00
 

Corner taken by Chris Burke from the right by-line, Pablo Ibanez has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

56:24
 

Corner taken by Chris Burke from the left by-line, Marlon King takes a shot. Blocked by Kevin Nolan.

55:46
 

Daniel Potts delivers the ball.

55:08
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Nikola Zigic coming on for Chris Wood.

54:58
 

Long range effort on goal by Keith Fahey goes wide left of the target.

54:11
 

Keith Fahey produces a drilled left-footed shot from 20 yards. Blocked by Papa Bouba Diop.

53:42
 

Carlton Cole fouled by Steven Caldwell, the ref awards a free kick. Carlton Cole takes the direct free kick.

52:29
 

Effort from outside the box by Chris Burke goes wide right of the target.

47:02
 

The ball is crossed by Daniel Potts, save made by Boaz Myhill.

45:23 +0.23
 

Mark Noble takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Guirane N'Daw. Corner taken by Mark Noble from the left by-line, Header from close range by James Tomkins clears the bar.

45:09 +0.09
 

Carlton Cole takes a shot. Boaz Myhill makes a fantastic save.

44:18
 

Inswinging corner taken by Chris Burke from the left by-line, save made by Robert Green.

43:35
 

Julien Faubert challenges David Murphy unfairly and gives away a free kick. Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.

41:05
 

Julien Faubert gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Pablo Ibanez. Direct free kick taken by Pablo Ibanez.

40:03
 

Inswinging corner taken by Chris Burke, clearance by Papa Bouba Diop.

39:19
 

Chris Burke decides to take the corner short.

39:12
 

Centre by Chris Burke, Robert Green makes a save.

38:04
 

The ball is crossed by Daniel Potts.

36:55
 

Marlon King is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Robert Green takes the indirect free kick.

35:08
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Burke, clearance made by James Tomkins.

33:49
 

Foul by Carlton Cole on Steven Caldwell, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

31:49
 

Keith Fahey has an effort at goal from 30 yards. Robert Green makes a save.

30:21
 

Carlton Cole gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Murphy. Chris Burke crosses the ball in from the free kick, clearance by Kevin Nolan.

28:51
 

Jean Beausejour has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the goal.

28:38
 

Chris Burke takes a outswinging corner to the near post, James Tomkins manages to make a clearance.

27:33
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Tomkins on Jean Beausejour. David Murphy produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Robert Green.

26:49
 

Jonathan Spector fouled by Kevin Nolan, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

25:49
 

A cross is delivered by Frederic Piquionne, Julien Faubert takes a shot. Blocked by David Murphy. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Mark Noble, Steven Caldwell manages to make a clearance.

24:39
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Mark Noble from the right by-line, Boaz Myhill makes a save.

22:53
 

Papa Bouba Diop fouled by Chris Wood, the ref awards a free kick. Robert Green takes the free kick.

22:23
 

Frederic Piquionne gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Pablo Ibanez. Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.

21:28
 

The ball is delivered by Jonathan Spector, save by Robert Green.

17:41
 

The ball is delivered by Daniel Potts.

16:10
 

Jean Beausejour gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Noble. Direct free kick taken by Robert Green.

15:15
 

The ball is crossed by Daniel Potts.

14:58
 

Chris Burke takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by James Tomkins.

14:39
 

The ball is delivered by Julien Faubert, Pablo Ibanez gets a block in.

13:49
 

The referee blows for offside against Carlton Cole. Indirect free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

11:38
 

Mark Noble concedes a free kick for a foul on Jean Beausejour. Guirane N'Daw takes the free kick.

10:36
 

Frederic Piquionne challenges Jonathan Spector unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Keith Fahey.

5:06
 

Kevin Nolan challenges Jonathan Spector unfairly and gives away a free kick. Boaz Myhill restarts play with the free kick.

4:56
 

The ball is sent over by Mark Noble, clearance by Pablo Ibanez.

3:18
Goal
 

Carlton Cole fires in a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Birmingham 0-1 West Ham.The assist for the goal came from Frederic Piquionne.

2:18
 

Centre by Julien Faubert.

1:23
 

Headed effort from inside the area by Chris Burke misses to the left of the goal.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 39 42 73
2 Watford 39 32 72
3 Middlesbrough 39 29 72
4 Norwich 39 33 70
5 Derby 39 26 67
6 Ipswich 39 16 67
7 Brentford 39 12 66
8 Wolverhampton 39 11 65
9 Nottm Forest 39 8 57
10 Blackburn 39 1 54

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