• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Tue 04 January 2011
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Bloomfield Road
Blackpool

Blackpool

Campbell 67"

1 - 2
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Hleb 23"

Dann 88"

Blackpool vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Blackpool

28 Kingson
5 Eardley
20 Cathcart
6 Evatt
3 Crainey
11 Vaughan
39 Campbell67"
26 Adam
23 Phillips
16 Varney
12 Taylor-Fletcher
Substitutes
1 Rachubka
4 Southern
10 Ormerod
15 Baptiste
18 Euell
19 Sylvestre
24 Edwards

Birmingham City

26 Foster
2 Carr
5 Johnson
15 Dann88"
6 Ridgewell
22 Hleb23"
8 Gardner
12 Ferguson
18 Fahey
10 Jerome
14 Derbyshire
Substitutes
1 Taylor
7 Larsson
9 Phillips
19 Zigic
21 Parnaby
23 Beausejour
28 Jiranek

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Blackpool

L L L D D D W L

Birmingham City

D W L L D L L L
Head to Head
Birmingham
2-0
Blackpool 23-Oct-2010
Blackpool
3-1
Birmingham 06-Mar-1965
Birmingham
3-0
Blackpool 24-Oct-1964
Blackpool
3-0
Birmingham 20-Mar-1964
Birmingham
3-2
Blackpool 09-Nov-1963
Birmingham
3-6
Blackpool 20-Apr-1963

Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee brings the game to a close.

91:21 +1.21
 

The ball is crossed by Sebastian Larsson.

90:46 +0.46
 

Jean Beausejour sends in a cross.

89:43
 

The ball is sent over by Neal Eardley.

88:21
Goal
 

Scott Dann scores a goal from deep inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Blackpool 1-2 Birmingham.Assist by Roger Johnson.

87:34
 

Cameron Jerome fouled by Ian Evatt, the ref awards a free kick. Sebastian Larsson delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, Richard Kingson makes a save.

87:16
 

Jean Beausejour sends in a cross, Stephen Crainey manages to make a clearance.

86:01
 

Foul by Dudley Campbell on Liam Ridgewell, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Sebastian Larsson.

83:58
 

The ball is delivered by Barry Ferguson.

83:45
 

Kevin Phillips is caught offside. Neal Eardley restarts play with the free kick.

82:15
 

The ball is delivered by Stephen Crainey, clearance made by Roger Johnson.

81:27
Substitution
 

Kevin Phillips on for Alexander Hleb.

80:13
Substitution
 

Keith Southern joins the action as a substitute, replacing Luke Varney.

80:08
 

The ball is sent over by Luke Varney.

79:08
 

The ball is swung over by Luke Varney, clearance by Craig Gardner.

78:23
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

78:19
 

Centre by Jean Beausejour.

77:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Cathcart by Alexander Hleb. Free kick taken by Craig Cathcart.

77:20
 

Effort from just inside the box by Charlie Adam strikes the post.

76:53
 

The ball is crossed by Neal Eardley, clearance by Scott Dann.

76:24
 

The ball is delivered by Stephen Crainey, Jean Beausejour manages to make a clearance.

75:29
Substitution
 

Matt Derbyshire goes off and Jean Beausejour comes on.

75:14
 

Jason Euell has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

74:58
 

Brett Ormerod takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

74:49
 

The ball is crossed by Charlie Adam, Liam Ridgewell manages to make a clearance.

74:14
 

Unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell by Ian Evatt results in a free kick. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

73:37
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Charlie Adam.

72:18
 

Luke Varney takes a shot. The ball is delivered by Sebastian Larsson, save by Richard Kingson. Blocked by Craig Gardner.

71:44
 

Luke Varney delivers the ball, Jason Euell takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

71:17
 

Centre by Liam Ridgewell, clearance made by Craig Cathcart.

69:50
Substitution
 

Brett Ormerod comes on in place of Matt Phillips. Jason Euell comes on in place of Gary Taylor-Fletcher. The official flags Matt Derbyshire offside. Richard Kingson takes the free kick.

69:04
 

Neal Eardley delivers the ball.

68:56
 

A cross is delivered by Stephen Crainey, clearance by Liam Ridgewell.

68:49
 

The ball is sent over by Stephen Crainey, Craig Gardner manages to make a clearance.

67:03
Goal
 

Goal scored by Dudley Campbell from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Blackpool 1-1 Birmingham.Assist on the goal came from Gary Taylor-Fletcher.

65:24
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Gardner by Ian Evatt. Sebastian Larsson has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, Richard Kingson makes a save.

64:30
 

Shot by Cameron Jerome from inside the box bounces off the post.

64:12
 

Neal Eardley delivers the ball, save by Ben Foster.

64:06
 

Stephen Crainey sends in a cross, clearance made by Liam Ridgewell.

63:39
 

The ball is sent over by Matt Phillips, clearance made by Craig Gardner.

63:29
 

Centre by Matt Phillips, clearance by Roger Johnson.

63:05
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Sebastian Larsson, clearance by Charlie Adam.

62:41
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Blocked by Craig Cathcart.

62:00
 

The referee gives a free kick against Ian Evatt for handball. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Foster.

61:35
 

A cross is delivered by Neal Eardley, Stephen Carr makes a clearance.

60:19
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Vaughan on Alexander Hleb. Free kick crossed right-footed by Sebastian Larsson from left channel.

59:16
 

Dudley Campbell takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

58:35
 

The ball is crossed by David Vaughan, clearance made by Scott Dann.

58:01
 

A cross is delivered by Matt Derbyshire, Stephen Crainey makes a clearance.

56:52
Substitution
 

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

56:14
 

Corner taken by Craig Gardner from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Charlie Adam.

55:41
Yellow card
 

Ben Foster is shown a yellow card for dissent.

54:51
 

Effort from 18 yards by Matt Phillips. Scott Dann gets a block in.

54:47
 

The ball is sent over by Luke Varney.

54:33
 

The offside flag is raised against Cameron Jerome. Free kick taken by Richard Kingson.

53:37
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Blocked by Ian Evatt.

53:37
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Blocked by Ian Evatt.

53:31
 

Matt Phillips produces a cross.

53:07
 

Matt Phillips takes a shot. Blocked by Liam Ridgewell.

52:09
 

Effort from inside the six-yard box by Luke Varney goes wide right of the target.

51:50
 

Charlie Adam takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

49:10
 

Keith Fahey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Vaughan. Direct free kick taken by Craig Cathcart.

48:54
 

Luke Varney has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

47:50
 

Barry Ferguson challenges Gary Taylor-Fletcher unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ian Evatt takes the free kick.

47:09
 

Centre by Luke Varney.

46:00
 

Matt Phillips gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Keith Fahey. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

44:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Barry Ferguson on Dudley Campbell. Free kick taken by Charlie Adam.

44:10
 

Corner taken by Keith Fahey played to the near post, clearance made by David Vaughan.

43:54
 

Cameron Jerome takes a shot. Richard Kingson makes a save.

43:40
 

A cross is delivered by Luke Varney.

41:04
 

Keith Fahey takes a outswinging corner to the near post, Luke Varney manages to make a clearance.

40:17
 

The ball is swung over by Stephen Crainey, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Matt Phillips goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

39:29
 

A cross is delivered by Neal Eardley, clearance made by Barry Ferguson.

39:22
 

A cross is delivered by Stephen Crainey, clearance made by Liam Ridgewell.

38:15
 

Shot by Craig Gardner from just outside the area goes over the net.

37:47
 

Corner taken by Keith Fahey.

35:19
 

Gary Taylor-Fletcher takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

35:14
 

The ball is delivered by Neal Eardley, Scott Dann manages to make a clearance.

34:02
 

The ball is delivered by Matt Phillips.

32:53
 

Centre by David Vaughan, Gary Taylor-Fletcher concedes a free kick for a foul on Roger Johnson. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

32:15
 

Neal Eardley delivers the ball, save made by Ben Foster.

32:07
 

Matt Phillips crosses the ball, Liam Ridgewell gets a block in.

31:03
 

Matt Derbyshire is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Craig Cathcart takes the indirect free kick.

28:39
 

Neal Eardley takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

28:03
 

The ball is delivered by Charlie Adam.

28:03
 

Luke Varney crosses the ball.

27:51
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Luke Varney.

25:54
 

The referee penalises Matt Derbyshire for handball. Free kick taken by Ian Evatt.

25:11
 

Charlie Adam fouled by Matt Derbyshire, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Charlie Adam.

24:43
 

Cameron Jerome takes a shot. Save by Richard Kingson.

23:25
Goal
 

Alexander Hleb grabs a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Blackpool 0-1 Birmingham.

22:58
 

The referee blows for offside against Luke Varney. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Foster.

22:54
 

Charlie Adam delivers the ball.

22:14
 

Centre by Charlie Adam, clearance made by Scott Dann.

21:33
 

The ball is swung over by Neal Eardley.

20:39
 

Luke Varney concedes a free kick for a foul on Roger Johnson. Scott Dann takes the direct free kick.

20:11
 

The ball is sent over by Matt Derbyshire.

18:28
 

Stephen Carr crosses the ball.

17:33
 

Charlie Adam takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

17:33
 

Charlie Adam takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

17:33
 

Charlie Adam takes a shot. Save made by Ben Foster.

16:25
 

Alexander Hleb produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the goal.

16:20
 

The ball is swung over by Keith Fahey.

15:55
 

Corner taken by Keith Fahey.

15:19
 

Corner taken right-footed by Keith Fahey from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Craig Cathcart.

15:04
 

Matt Phillips crosses the ball, clearance made by Scott Dann.

14:46
 

Matt Phillips produces a cross, clearance by Roger Johnson.

13:59
 

Scott Dann fouled by Dudley Campbell, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ben Foster.

13:32
 

Corner taken by Charlie Adam.

13:02
 

The ball is delivered by Charlie Adam, Matt Phillips takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

12:29
 

Handball decision goes against Dudley Campbell. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

11:56
 

The referee blows for offside. Richard Kingson restarts play with the free kick.

10:51
 

Matt Phillips takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

8:56
 

Shot by Neal Eardley from just outside the area goes over the net.

7:12
 

Matt Derbyshire challenges David Vaughan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Craig Cathcart.

6:03
 

The ball is crossed by Alexander Hleb, Ian Evatt manages to make a clearance.

5:54
 

Centre by Matt Derbyshire.

5:11
 

The ball is delivered by David Vaughan.

4:34
 

Matt Derbyshire is ruled offside. Richard Kingson restarts play with the free kick.

4:28
 

Cameron Jerome sends in a cross.

1:13
 

A cross is delivered by Liam Ridgewell, Shot from inside the six-yard box by Matt Derbyshire goes wide right of the target.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game started.

Half time
 

The whistle is blown to end the first half.

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