• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 11 January 2014
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Amex Stadium

Brighton and Hove Albion vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Brighton and Hove Albion

29 Kuszczak
2 Saltor
3 Greer
20 Upson
17 Ward
8 Crofts
4 Andrews
38 Ince
21 Lopez
19 Ulloa
25 LuaLua
Substitutes
1 Brezovan
6 El-Abd
10 Agustien
11 Orlandi
14 Calderon
22 Obika
27 March

Birmingham City

1 Randolph
31 Caddis
8 Mullins
4 Robinson
18 Hancox
20 Lee
17 Reilly
7 Burke
15 Elliott
12 Novak
19 Zigic
Substitutes
13 Doyle
14 Packwood
22 Shinnie
27 Ferguson
29 Brown
32 Bell
33 Gray

Possession Stats

52%
48%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Brighton and Hove Albion

W L L L D L L D

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W
Head to Head
Birmingham
0-1
Brighton 17-Aug-2013
Birmingham
2-2
Brighton 19-Jan-2013
Brighton
0-1
Birmingham 29-Sep-2012
Brighton
1-1
Birmingham 21-Apr-2012
Birmingham
0-0
Brighton 29-Oct-2011
Birmingham
1-2
Brighton 08-Apr-1989


Live Text Commentary
95:01 +5.01
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Reece Brown by Kazenga LuaLua.

94:53 +4.53
 

Clearance by Bruno Saltor.

94:52 +4.52
 

Paul Caddis sends in a cross.

93:45 +3.45
 

Free kick taken by Andrea Orlandi.

93:16 +3.16
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kazenga LuaLua by Hayden Mullins.

Full time
 

The referee signals the end of the game.

91:11 +1.11
 

The ball is delivered by Mitch Hancox.

90:29 +0.29
Substitution
 

David Lopez leaves the field to be replaced by Adam El-Abd.

88:09
 

Christopher Burke takes a shot. Tomasz Kuszczak parries the effort to safety.

87:20
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Jonathan Obika.

86:26
 

Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

85:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonathan Obika on Mitch Hancox.

85:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kazenga LuaLua on Christopher Burke.

84:34
 

The ball is sent over by Paul Robinson.

84:10
 

The ball is swung over by Shane Ferguson.

81:32
Substitution
 

Andrea Orlandi replaces Andrew Crofts.

81:19
Substitution
 

Shane Ferguson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Callum Reilly.

79:27
 

Paul Caddis produces a cross.

77:18
 

Foul by Rohan Ince on Lee Novak, free kick awarded.

75:41
 

Free kick taken by Reece Brown.

75:30
Yellow card
 

Booking for Keith Andrews for dissent.

75:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Keith Andrews on Callum Reilly.

74:48
 

Clearance by Hayden Mullins.

73:18
 

Jonathan Obika fouled by Paul Robinson, the ref awards a free kick.

73:09
 

Shot by Christopher Burke. Blocked by Matthew Upson.

72:24
 

David Lopez takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand upright.

71:23
 

Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

70:56
 

Free kick taken by Matthew Upson.

70:30
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kazenga LuaLua by Olly Lee.

69:26
 

Tomasz Kuszczak restarts play with the free kick.

68:52
 

Matthew Upson manages to make a clearance.

68:52
 

The official flags Nikola Zigic offside.

66:07
 

The ball is delivered by Paul Robinson.

64:56
 

Andrew Crofts takes a shot. Darren Randolph parries the ball away.

62:54
Substitution
 

Jonathan Obika is brought on as a substitute for Jose Ulloa.

62:43
Substitution
 

Reece Brown joins the action as a substitute, replacing Wade Elliott.

61:00
 

The ball is delivered by Kazenga LuaLua.

60:43
 

Clearance by Hayden Mullins.

60:37
 

Stephen Ward delivers the ball.

57:14
Goal
 

David Lopez scores a right footed goal. Brighton 1-0 Birmingham.

57:09
 

Andrew Crofts takes a shot. Darren Randolph fumbles the ball.

56:19
 

Darren Randolph takes the free kick.

55:53
 

Kazenga LuaLua concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Caddis.

54:41
 

Bruno Saltor delivers the ball.

54:34
 

Unfair challenge on Jose Ulloa by Paul Robinson results in a free kick.

53:13
 

Nikola Zigic takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

53:06
 

Paul Caddis restarts play with the free kick.

52:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul Caddis by Kazenga LuaLua.

50:48
 

Kazenga LuaLua takes a weak shot and went wide left of the target.

49:45
 

Shot by Jose Ulloa. Blocked by Paul Robinson.

49:05
 

Hayden Mullins manages to make a clearance.

48:55
 

Christopher Burke takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand upright.

47:46
 

The ball is delivered by David Lopez.

46:47
 

Paul Caddis takes the free kick.

46:33
 

Christopher Burke fouled by Keith Andrews, the ref awards a free kick.

45:34
 

Stephen Ward manages to make a clearance.

45:33
 

Keith Andrews manages to make a clearance.

45:09 +0.09
 

Unfair challenge on Mitch Hancox by Bruno Saltor results in a free kick.

Half time
 

The ref blows to signal half-time.

41:31
 

Clearance made by Hayden Mullins.

39:09
 

Corner taken by David Lopez from the left by-line.

38:24
 

Lee Novak manages to make a clearance.

37:45
 

Andrew Crofts has an effort at goal. Paul Robinson gets a block in.

37:05
 

The ball is crossed by Olly Lee.

36:09
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by David Lopez.

35:48
 

The ball is delivered by Kazenga LuaLua.

34:48
 

Clearance by Paul Robinson.

34:35
 

Foul by Christopher Burke on Kazenga LuaLua, free kick awarded.

33:55
 

Clearance made by Paul Caddis.

33:25
 

Corner taken by David Lopez from the left by-line.

31:53
 

Hayden Mullins gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Crofts.

31:11
 

Gordon Greer restarts play with the free kick.

30:00
 

Callum Reilly concedes a free kick for a foul on Kazenga LuaLua.

27:49
 

Mitch Hancox makes a clearance.

26:48
Yellow card
 

Callum Reilly is shown a yellow card.

26:47
 

Kazenga LuaLua fouled by Callum Reilly, the ref awards a free kick.

25:12
 

Shot by Stephen Ward. Darren Randolph parries the ball away.

24:19
 

David Lopez takes a shot. Darren Randolph parries the effort to safety.

24:11
 

Kazenga LuaLua delivers the ball.

22:00
 

Foul by Stephen Ward on Christopher Burke, free kick awarded.

21:52
 

A cross is delivered by David Lopez.

20:07
 

Foul by Stephen Ward on Darren Randolph, free kick awarded.

19:27
 

A cross is delivered by David Lopez.

18:44
 

Andrew Crofts takes a shot. Paul Robinson gets a block in.

17:54
 

Andrew Crofts takes a shot.

17:53
 

Wade Elliott makes a clearance.

17:22
 

Clearance made by Hayden Mullins.

17:17
 

Kazenga LuaLua crosses the ball.

16:11
 

Header at goal by Hayden Mullins. Keith Andrews gets a block in.

16:04
 

Corner taken by Olly Lee from the right by-line.

11:48
 

Clearance by Paul Caddis.

10:48
 

Stephen Ward takes a shot and cleared the goal.

10:30
 

Kazenga LuaLua sends in a cross.

10:29
 

Clearance made by Kazenga LuaLua.

7:27
 

Bruno Saltor sends in a cross.

6:36
 

Corner taken by David Lopez from the left by-line.

5:18
 

Foul by Callum Reilly on Kazenga LuaLua, free kick awarded.

5:03
 

The ball is crossed by Paul Caddis.

3:47
 

Mitch Hancox makes a clearance.

1:37
 

Jose Ulloa makes a clearance.

1:23
 

Clearance made by Keith Andrews.

1:18
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Olly Lee.

:57
 

Matthew Upson makes a clearance.

Kick off
 

The game begins.

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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