• Capital One Cup
  • Date: Tue 28 August 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Ricoh Arena
Coventry City

Coventry City

McDonald 19"

Kilbane 21"

Baker 96"

3 - 2 After Extra Time
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Lovenkrands 3"

Spector 43"

Coventry City vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Coventry City

1 Murphy
26 Willis
35 Brown
25 Edjenguele
3 Hussey
12 Jennings
16 Barton
15 Kilbane21"
8 Baker96"
9 McDonald19"
14 Elliott
Substitutes
13 Dunn
6 Malaga
11 McSheffrey
17 Ball
19 O'Donovan
21 Christie
27 Daniels

Birmingham City

13 Doyle
23 Spector43"
4 Caldwell
6 Davies
16 Gordon
7 Burke
8 Mullins
14 Gomis
10 Ambrose
9 King
11 Lovenkrands3"
Substitutes
26 Lucas
5 Ibanez
12 Morrison
15 Elliott
17 Rooney
19 Zigic
22 Redmond

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Capital One Cup

Coventry City

W W L L L

Birmingham City

W L W D W D W L


Live Text Commentary
120:18 +0.18
 

Pablo Ibanez fouled by Stephen Elliott, the ref awards a free kick. Pablo Ibanez takes the direct free kick.

118:57
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Spector by Callum Ball. Colin Doyle takes the direct free kick.

118:11
 

Darren Ambrose takes a shot. Blocked by Reece Brown.

116:01
 

Nathan Redmond sends in a cross, blocked by Carl Baker. Centre by Nathan Redmond, clearance made by Reece Brown.

114:35
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Callum Ball by Steven Caldwell. Free kick taken by Joe Murphy.

113:30
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Redmond by Kevin Kilbane. Free kick crossed by Jonathan Spector, Joe Murphy makes a save.

112:03
 

Callum Ball has an effort at goal from outside the box which misses left.

111:12
 

Gary McSheffrey has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses left.

109:47
 

The ball is delivered by Nathan Redmond, Gary McSheffrey makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Christopher Burke played to the near post, Header from deep inside the area by Jonathan Spector goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

108:52
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Callum Ball on Pablo Ibanez. Colin Doyle takes the free kick.

107:37
Yellow card
 

Foul by Morgaro Gomis on Gary McSheffrey, free kick awarded. Morgaro Gomis is given a yellow card. Free kick taken by Cyrus Christie.

107:15
 

The ball is swung over by Nathan Redmond, save made by Joe Murphy.

106:17
 

Chris Hussey sends in a cross, Kevin Kilbane takes a shot. Save made by Colin Doyle.

105:55
 

The ball is sent over by Carl Baker, save made by Colin Doyle.

102:10
 

Carl Baker has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

101:37
 

Jonathan Spector gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Callum Ball. Direct free kick taken by Reece Brown.

100:42
 

The referee blows for offside against Stephen Elliott. Colin Doyle takes the free kick.

99:55
 

Morgaro Gomis takes a shot.

98:53
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Christopher Burke.

96:51
Goal
 

Chris Hussey delivers the ball, Carl Baker gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the area to the top right corner of the goal. Coventry 3-2 Birmingham.Assist by Chris Hussey.

95:25
 

Callum Ball gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Christopher Burke. Hayden Mullins takes the direct free kick.

92:58 +2.58
 

Nathan Redmond crosses the ball, clearance made by Gary McSheffrey.

92:24 +2.24
 

Centre by Kevin Kilbane. The offside flag is raised against Callum Ball. Indirect free kick taken by Colin Doyle.

94:15
 

Christopher Burke delivers the ball, clearance by Reece Brown. Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Christopher Burke.

93:43
 

Corner taken by Christopher Burke from the right by-line.

93:05
 

Shot from just outside the box by Kevin Kilbane misses to the left of the target.

91:30 +1.3
 

The ball is swung over by Callum Ball, Gary McSheffrey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Spector. Direct free kick taken by Colin Doyle.

92:27
 

Nathan Redmond takes a shot. Blocked by William Edjenguele.

92:09
 

Nathan Redmond produces a cross, clearance made by William Edjenguele.

89:47
Substitution
 

Nathan Redmond produces a cross, blocked by Chris Hussey. Floated corner taken right-footed by Nathan Redmond, Pablo Ibanez has a headed effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand post. Callum Ball joins the action as a substitute, replacing Cody McDonald.

88:54
 

The offside flag is raised against Marlon King. Joe Murphy takes the free kick.

88:31
 

Nathan Redmond takes a shot. Blocked by Marlon King.

88:14
 

Nathan Redmond delivers the ball, clearance made by Steven Jennings.

87:52
 

Carl Baker produces a cross, Colin Doyle makes a save.

87:01
 

A cross is delivered by Nathan Redmond, Cyrus Christie makes a clearance.

85:43
 

Centre by Carl Baker.

85:10
 

Carl Baker decides to take the corner short.

83:42
 

Pablo Ibanez concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Elliott. Chris Hussey restarts play with the free kick.

83:13
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Cody McDonald on Jonathan Spector. Steven Caldwell takes the free kick.

81:57
 

Chris Hussey delivers the ball, save by Colin Doyle.

80:59
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Cody McDonald on Hayden Mullins. Colin Doyle takes the direct free kick.

80:31
 

Nathan Redmond takes a shot. Save by Joe Murphy.

79:24
Substitution
 

Marlon King crosses the ball. Gary McSheffrey on for Adam Barton.

78:19
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Adam Rooney coming on for Peter Lovenkrands.

76:12
 

Peter Lovenkrands delivers the ball, save made by Joe Murphy.

75:32
 

Nathan Redmond produces a cross, clearance made by Reece Brown.

73:54
 

Peter Lovenkrands gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Reece Brown. Free kick taken by Joe Murphy.

73:24
 

Stephen Elliott sends in a cross.

71:23
 

Nathan Redmond takes a shot. Joe Murphy makes a save.

70:21
Substitution
 

Pablo Ibanez on for Curtis Davies.

69:53
 

Jonathan Spector takes a shot. Blocked by Chris Hussey.

66:43
Yellow card
 

Foul by Hayden Mullins on Carl Baker, free kick awarded. Hayden Mullins is booked. Carl Baker crosses the ball in from the free kick.

65:32
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Nathan Redmond coming on for Ben Gordon.

62:37
Substitution
 

Cyrus Christie comes on in place of Jordan Willis.

60:28
 

Cody McDonald concedes a free kick for a foul on Curtis Davies. Cody McDonald goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Colin Doyle takes the free kick.

58:02
 

Centre by Darren Ambrose.

57:31
 

Morgaro Gomis fouled by Carl Baker, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Gordon.

56:42
 

Morgaro Gomis produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the goal.

56:00
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Marlon King. Joe Murphy takes the indirect free kick.

55:00
 

The ball is sent over by Jordan Willis, Steven Caldwell manages to make a clearance.

54:32
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Hayden Mullins on Adam Barton. Reece Brown takes the direct free kick.

53:54
 

A cross is delivered by Carl Baker.

53:37
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Hussey.

53:07
 

Peter Lovenkrands delivers the ball.

51:50
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Stephen Elliott. Free kick taken by Colin Doyle.

51:12
 

The ball is swung over by Carl Baker.

47:54 +2.54
 

Centre by Hayden Mullins, Adam Barton manages to make a clearance.

49:08
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Chris Hussey.

48:21
 

Foul by Curtis Davies on Cody McDonald, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed by Carl Baker, Steven Caldwell makes a clearance.

46:49 +1.49
 

The ball is swung over by Darren Ambrose, William Edjenguele manages to make a clearance.

47:47
 

Carl Baker challenges Darren Ambrose unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jonathan Spector restarts play with the free kick.

43:55
Goal
 

Jonathan Spector grabs a goal from inside the penalty area high into the middle of the goal. Coventry 2-2 Birmingham.The assist for the goal came from Darren Ambrose.

41:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen Elliott by Christopher Burke. Direct free kick taken by Joe Murphy.

40:48
 

Corner taken by Darren Ambrose from the right by-line.

40:23
 

Darren Ambrose takes a shot. Blocked by William Edjenguele.

39:04
 

Stephen Elliott is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Steven Caldwell.

37:57
 

Unfair challenge on Peter Lovenkrands by Jordan Willis results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Darren Ambrose from left channel, save by Joe Murphy.

37:27
 

Unfair challenge on Christopher Burke by Steven Jennings results in a free kick. Hayden Mullins takes the free kick.

35:31
 

Hayden Mullins gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Carl Baker. Carl Baker crosses the ball, Header from close range by Cody McDonald misses to the right of the goal.

34:58
 

Chris Hussey takes a shot. Hayden Mullins gets a block in.

34:50
 

The ball is crossed by Carl Baker.

34:06
 

Marlon King takes a shot. Save by Joe Murphy.

33:00
 

Shot from just outside the penalty box by Adam Barton misses to the left of the target.

32:10
 

Corner taken by Chris Hussey from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Marlon King.

31:58
 

The ball is delivered by Jordan Willis, clearance made by Curtis Davies.

31:25
 

Chris Hussey sends in a cross.

30:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ben Gordon by Carl Baker. Free kick taken by Steven Caldwell.

27:45
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin Kilbane by Jonathan Spector. Strike on goal comes in from Carl Baker from the free kick.

25:50
 

Jonathan Spector fouled by Carl Baker, the ref awards a free kick. Darren Ambrose crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing.

25:00
 

Darren Ambrose takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Cody McDonald.

23:47
Yellow card
 

William Edjenguele concedes a free kick for a foul on Peter Lovenkrands. The referee shows William Edjenguele a yellow card for dissent. Colin Doyle takes the free kick.

21:28
Goal
 

Kevin Kilbane gets on the score sheet with a goal from just inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Coventry 2-1 Birmingham.

21:13
 

Kevin Kilbane crosses the ball, Steven Caldwell manages to make a clearance.

19:06
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Cody McDonald from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Coventry 1-1 Birmingham.Kevin Kilbane provided the assist for the goal.

18:27
 

The ball is delivered by Darren Ambrose, clearance by Reece Brown.

17:29
 

The ball is delivered by Darren Ambrose, clearance by William Edjenguele. Christopher Burke takes a shot. Blocked by William Edjenguele.

16:41
 

The ball is swung over by Christopher Burke, clearance by Jordan Willis.

12:05
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Christopher Burke clears the bar.

10:17
 

Peter Lovenkrands concedes a free kick for a foul on Reece Brown. Reece Brown takes the free kick.

9:34
 

The ball is sent over by Carl Baker, Shot from deep inside the area by Stephen Elliott clears the bar.

8:49
 

Corner taken by Darren Ambrose, Reece Brown makes a clearance.

8:39
 

The ball is crossed by Ben Gordon, Adam Barton gets a block in.

7:13
 

Morgaro Gomis produces a cross, clearance by Kevin Kilbane.

5:28
 

Christopher Burke sends in a cross, blocked by Steven Jennings. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Darren Ambrose.

4:55
 

Darren Ambrose takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Steven Jennings.

4:45
 

The ball is delivered by Marlon King, blocked by William Edjenguele.

2:51
Goal
 

Steven Jennings gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Christopher Burke. The ball is swung over by Darren Ambrose, Peter Lovenkrands scores a headed goal from inside the box. Coventry 0-1 Birmingham.Darren Ambrose provided the assist for the goal.

2:16
 

Cody McDonald is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Colin Doyle takes the free kick.

1:24
 

Carl Baker takes a shot from a long way out which goes wide of the right-hand post.