• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 29 December 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Reebok Stadium
Bolton Wanderers

Bolton Wanderers

Alonso 26"

Lee 32"

Andrews 78" (P)

3 - 1

Bolton Wanderers vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Bolton Wanderers

1 Bogdan
2 Mears
12 Knight
5 Ream
3 Alonso26"
8 Andrews78"
20 Spearing
27 Lee32"
21 Pratley
7 Eagles
14 Davies
Substitutes
24 Lonergan
18 Ricketts
10 Petrov
17 Afobe
19 Sordell
23 Riley
29 Butterfield

Birmingham City

1 Butland
27 Hancox
4 Caldwell
6 Davies
30 Robinson
33 Reilly
8 Mullins
23 Spector
29 Hall
19 Zigic10"
7 Burke
Substitutes
13 Doyle
5 Ibanez
15 Elliott
16 Gordon
20 Jervis
22 Redmond
31 Delfouneso

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Bolton Wanderers

D D W L D D L L

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W
Head to Head
Birmingham
2-1
Bolton 18-Sep-2012
Bolton
2-2
Birmingham 13-Apr-2001
Birmingham
1-1
Bolton 04-Nov-2000
Birmingham
2-1
Bolton 12-Feb-2000
Bolton
3-3
Birmingham 05-Sep-1999
Birmingham
0-0
Bolton 21-Feb-1999


Live Text Commentary
94:17 +4.17
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jacob Butterfield.

93:14 +3.14
Substitution
 

Benik Afobe replaces Chris Eagles.

92:54 +2.54
 

Hayden Mullins fouled by Kevin Davies, the ref awards a free kick. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

92:03 +2.03
Yellow card
 

Hayden Mullins challenges Marcos Alonso unfairly and gives away a free kick. Booking for Hayden Mullins. Free kick taken by Keith Andrews.

89:58
 

Foul by Robert Hall on Chung-Yong Lee, free kick awarded. Zat Knight restarts play with the free kick.

87:43
Substitution
 

Foul by Robert Hall on Chris Eagles, free kick awarded. Jacob Butterfield comes on in place of Jay Spearing. Strike comes in from Marcos Alonso from the free kick.

86:31
 

Nikola Zigic concedes a free kick for a foul on Tim Ream. The referee sends off Nikola Zigic for second bookable offence. Free kick taken by Tim Ream.

85:51
 

Caution for Nikola Zigic.

84:26
 

Unfair challenge on Robert Hall by Jay Spearing results in a free kick.

83:20
 

Outswinging corner taken by Chung-Yong Lee, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Marcos Alonso misses to the right of the target.

83:08
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Eagles, Steven Caldwell gets a block in.

81:20
 

Unfair challenge on Steven Caldwell by Darren Pratley results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Jack Butland.

79:35
 

Outswinging corner taken by Chris Eagles, Marcos Alonso gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Curtis Davies. Direct free kick taken by Jack Butland.

78:42
Substitution
 

Jake Jervis replaces Callum Reilly.

77:33
Goal
 

The referee penalises Steven Caldwell for handball. Penalty taken right-footed by Keith Andrews and scored. Bolton 3-1 Birmingham.

76:51
Yellow card
 

Steven Caldwell challenges Chris Eagles unfairly and gives away a free kick. Steven Caldwell shown a yellow card. Keith Andrews takes the free kick.

71:29
Substitution
 

Nikola Zigic concedes a free kick for a foul on Keith Andrews. (Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Nathan Redmond coming on for Christopher Burke. Direct free kick taken by Marcos Alonso.

70:52
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Chung-Yong Lee misses to the right of the target.

68:11
 

Robert Hall takes a shot. Save made by Adam Bogdan.

67:19
 

Chris Eagles is caught offside. Free kick taken by Jack Butland.

65:59
 

Christopher Burke takes a shot. Save made by Adam Bogdan.

64:57
 

Corner taken by Chung-Yong Lee, Curtis Davies manages to make a clearance.

64:12
 

Foul by Curtis Davies on Kevin Davies, free kick awarded. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Chris Eagles, clearance by Callum Reilly.

62:32
 

The official flags Darren Pratley offside. Indirect free kick taken by Jack Butland.

60:59
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Darren Pratley goes wide of the left-hand post.

59:24
 

Chung-Yong Lee takes the inswinging corner, Paul Robinson makes a clearance.

59:05
 

Darren Pratley takes a shot. Blocked by Steven Caldwell.

58:08
Substitution
 

Wade Elliott on for Jonathan Spector.

57:20
 

Chris Eagles has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.

53:14
 

The ball is swung over by Tyrone Mears, save made by Jack Butland.

51:17
 

The ball is swung over by Chris Eagles, save by Jack Butland.

50:15
 

Long range shot from Marcos Alonso misses to the left of the goal.

49:38
 

Foul by Nikola Zigic on Marcos Alonso, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Keith Andrews.

48:32
 

Darren Pratley takes a shot. Save by Jack Butland.

46:49 +1.49
 

Darren Pratley is ruled offside. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.

47:16
 

Darren Pratley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Caldwell. Direct free kick taken by Jack Butland.

46:55
 

Tyrone Mears fouled by Mitch Hancox, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Tyrone Mears.

45:53 +0.53
 

Nikola Zigic is ruled offside. Direct free kick taken by Adam Bogdan.

45:16 +0.16
 

Foul by Chung-Yong Lee on Christopher Burke, free kick awarded. Robert Hall crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, Darren Pratley manages to make a clearance.

44:22
 

Marcos Alonso concedes a free kick for a foul on Christopher Burke. Free kick crossed by Robert Hall, Adam Bogdan makes a clearance.

43:35
 

Nikola Zigic challenges Chung-Yong Lee unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jay Spearing.

40:20
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin Davies by Hayden Mullins. Direct free kick taken by Keith Andrews.

38:08
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Chung-Yong Lee, save by Jack Butland.

37:50
 

Kevin Davies takes a shot. Jack Butland makes a save.

36:23
 

Unfair challenge on Zat Knight by Nikola Zigic results in a free kick. Adam Bogdan restarts play with the free kick.

35:36
 

Mitch Hancox challenges Chris Eagles unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee books Chung-Yong Lee for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Jay Spearing.

32:10
Goal
 

Chung-Yong Lee finds the back of the net with a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Bolton 2-1 Birmingham.Assist on the goal came from Kevin Davies.

31:26
 

The referee blows for offside. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

30:48
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Nikola Zigic. Free kick taken by Marcos Alonso.

30:04
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Chris Eagles, clearance made by Jack Butland.

29:40
 

Jay Spearing takes a shot. Blocked by Jonathan Spector.

27:49
 

Tyrone Mears concedes a free kick for a foul on Robert Hall. Jack Butland takes the direct free kick.

26:02
Goal
 

Marcos Alonso grabs a headed goal from close in. Bolton 1-1 Birmingham.Assist on the goal came from Tyrone Mears.

20:57
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Chris Eagles from the left by-line, clearance made by Jack Butland.

18:21
 

The referee blows for offside against Nikola Zigic. Adam Bogdan takes the indirect free kick.

16:33
 

Inswinging corner taken by Chris Eagles from the left by-line.

13:41
 

Corner taken by Chris Eagles from the right by-line.

10:52
Goal
 

Nikola Zigic finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Bolton 0-1 Birmingham.Assist by Christopher Burke.

10:13
 

Jay Spearing takes a shot from 35 yards and missed to the left of the net.

9:22
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Christopher Burke on Marcos Alonso. Adam Bogdan takes the free kick.

7:37
 

Chris Eagles takes a shot. Jack Butland makes a save.

3:24
 

Hayden Mullins fouled by Tyrone Mears, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Robert Hall.

2:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Caldwell by Kevin Davies. Jack Butland takes the direct free kick.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 46 53 90
2 Watford 46 41 89
3 Norwich 46 40 86
4 Middlesbrough 46 31 85
5 Brentford 46 19 78
6 Ipswich 46 18 78
7 Wolverhampton 46 14 78
8 Derby 46 29 77
9 Blackburn 46 7 67
10 Birmingham 46 -10 63

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