• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 29 September 2012
  • Kick-off: 17:30
  • Venue: Amex Stadium

Brighton and Hove Albion vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Brighton and Hove Albion

29 Kuszczak
14 Calderon
3 Greer
6 El-Abd
28 Bridge
4 Hammond
18 Dicker
26 Bridcutt
9 Barnes
10 Dobbie
30 Buckley
Substitutes
16 Ankergren
5 Dunk
17 Harley
21 David Lopez
22 Painter
23 Agdestein
25 LuaLua

Birmingham City

1 Butland
23 Spector
4 Caldwell
6 Davies
30 Robinson
7 Burke
24 Packwood
15 Elliott
18 Fahey
11 Lovenkrands
29 Lita
Substitutes
13 Doyle
8 Mullins
9 King
10 Ambrose
19 Zigic
22 Redmond
27 Hancox

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Brighton and Hove Albion

L L D W W D W W

Birmingham City

W W W W D D D W
Head to Head
Brighton
1-1
Birmingham 21-Apr-2012
Birmingham
0-0
Brighton 29-Oct-2011
Birmingham
1-2
Brighton 08-Apr-1989
Brighton
4-0
Birmingham 31-Dec-1988
Birmingham
2-0
Brighton 14-Feb-1987
Brighton
2-0
Birmingham 03-Sep-1986


Live Text Commentary
94:22 +4.22
 

The ball is crossed by Inigo Calderon, clearance made by Curtis Davies.

91:12 +1.12
 

Wade Elliott concedes a free kick for a foul on Kazenga LuaLua. Moreno David Lopez takes the free kick.

90:06 +0.06
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Moreno David Lopez. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

89:32
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Gary Dicker from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Steven Caldwell.

88:27
 

The ball is crossed by Marlon King, clearance made by Gordon Greer.

86:48
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Leroy Lita by Liam Bridcutt. Leroy Lita goes off and Marlon King comes on. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

86:04
 

Jonathan Spector gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gary Dicker. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Moreno David Lopez, clearance by Leroy Lita.

84:56
 

Wade Elliott challenges Kazenga LuaLua unfairly and gives away a free kick. Wayne Bridge takes the free kick.

83:44
 

Unfair challenge on Kazenga LuaLua by Jonathan Spector results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Liam Bridcutt.

82:17
Yellow card
 

Nathan Redmond fouled by Gordon Greer, the ref awards a free kick. Booking for Gordon Greer for dissent. Shot comes in from Wade Elliott from the free kick.

80:57
Substitution
 

Will Packwood leaves the field to be replaced by Hayden Mullins.

79:09
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonathan Spector on Liam Bridcutt. Wayne Bridge takes the direct free kick.

78:35
 

Unfair challenge on Paul Robinson by Ashley Barnes results in a free kick. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.

77:58
 

The ball is delivered by Kazenga LuaLua, save made by Jack Butland.

75:57
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Moreno David Lopez from the left by-line to the near post, Header from close range by Ashley Barnes clears the bar.

74:40
 

Stephen Dobbie takes a shot. Blocked by Keith Fahey.

72:22
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Jack Butland.

71:10
Substitution
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Will Buckley. Kazenga LuaLua replaces Will Buckley. Jack Butland takes the indirect free kick.

70:14
 

The ball is delivered by Will Buckley, save by Jack Butland.

68:45
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Nathan Redmond coming on for Peter Lovenkrands.

68:21
 

Stephen Dobbie produces a cross, save by Jack Butland.

67:59
 

The ball is swung over by Will Buckley, Curtis Davies manages to make a clearance.

67:01
 

Paul Robinson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ashley Barnes. Inigo Calderon restarts play with the free kick.

66:20
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Wade Elliott on Wayne Bridge. Wade Elliott booked. Wayne Bridge restarts play with the free kick.

64:59
 

Moreno David Lopez takes the outswinging corner, Curtis Davies makes a clearance.

63:22
 

Corner taken right-footed by Will Buckley from the right by-line, clearance made by Curtis Davies.

63:05
 

Centre by Wayne Bridge.

61:38
 

Centre by Will Buckley, Wade Elliott manages to make a clearance.

60:24
Substitution
 

Adam El-Abd goes off and Moreno David Lopez comes on.

58:41
 

Corner taken by Gary Dicker, clearance by Steven Caldwell.

57:49
 

Unfair challenge on Wade Elliott by Liam Bridcutt results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Keith Fahey.

56:21
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Gary Dicker, clearance made by Curtis Davies. Corner taken by Gary Dicker from the left by-line.

53:09
 

Stephen Dobbie takes a shot. Save made by Jack Butland.

50:05
 

The ball is delivered by Wayne Bridge, Headed effort on goal by Stephen Dobbie from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the goal.

48:39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dean Hammond on Wade Elliott. Jack Butland takes the direct free kick.

46:36 +1.36
 

The referee blows for offside against Will Buckley. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.

47:33
 

Short corner worked by Will Buckley.

45:25
 

The offside flag is raised against Will Buckley. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

44:55
 

Jonathan Spector sends in a cross, Tomasz Kuszczak makes a save.

43:46
 

Wade Elliott fouled by Adam El-Abd, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Jack Butland.

42:41
 

The ball is delivered by Will Buckley, save made by Jack Butland. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Gary Dicker from the right by-line.

39:16
 

Liam Bridcutt challenges Keith Fahey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Keith Fahey.

38:23
 

Stephen Dobbie fouled by Curtis Davies, the ref awards a free kick. Liam Bridcutt takes the free kick.

38:07
 

Christopher Burke sends in a cross, save by Tomasz Kuszczak.

37:22
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Will Buckley. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

35:52
 

Centre by Will Buckley, Will Packwood makes a clearance.

34:24
 

Foul by Adam El-Abd on Leroy Lita, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

34:04
 

The ball is delivered by Wayne Bridge, Steven Caldwell manages to make a clearance.

32:03
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Dean Hammond. Indirect free kick taken by Jack Butland.

29:21
 

Stephen Dobbie produces a cross, Adam El-Abd takes a shot. Comfortable save by Jack Butland. Leroy Lita takes a shot. Save made by Tomasz Kuszczak. Free kick awarded for a foul by Leroy Lita on Liam Bridcutt. Free kick taken by Liam Bridcutt.

27:25
 

Centre by Wayne Bridge, Shot from 20 yards by Inigo Calderon. Wade Elliott gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Gary Dicker, save made by Jack Butland. Corner taken short by Stephen Dobbie.

26:12
Goal
 

Christopher Burke finds the net with a goal from long range to the top left corner of the goal. Brighton 0-1 Birmingham.

25:51
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Dicker on Wade Elliott. Will Packwood takes the free kick.

25:08
 

Wayne Bridge produces a cross, clearance made by Paul Robinson.

24:01
 

The ball is delivered by Christopher Burke, Inigo Calderon makes a clearance.

22:53
 

Shot from just outside the area by Stephen Dobbie misses to the right of the target.

20:53
 

Unfair challenge on Paul Robinson by Will Buckley results in a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the direct free kick.

18:08
 

Will Buckley is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Jack Butland takes the indirect free kick.

16:41
 

Will Buckley is ruled offside. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

14:35
 

Foul by Wade Elliott on Liam Bridcutt, free kick awarded. Gordon Greer takes the free kick.

8:23
 

The referee blows for offside against Ashley Barnes. Indirect free kick taken by Jack Butland.

4:53
 

Will Buckley crosses the ball.

:12
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Gary Dicker from the right by-line, Inigo Calderon takes a shot. Blocked by Christopher Burke.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Brighton 5 4 13
2 Hull 5 4 10
3 Ipswich 5 3 10
4 QPR 5 2 10
5 Cardiff 5 3 9
6 Middlesbrough 5 4 8
7 Birmingham 4 3 8
8 Charlton 5 2 8
9 Burnley 5 0 8
10 Leeds 5 1 7

Full Sky Bet Championship Table