• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 27 April 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Portman Road
Ipswich Town

Ipswich Town

Edwards 5"

Chambers 16"

Murphy 56"

3 - 1

Ipswich Town vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Ipswich Town

1 Loach
2 Hewitt
4 Chambers16"
20 Smith
3 Cresswell
7 Edwards5"
19 Hyam
8 N'Daw
18 Tabb
27 Murphy56"
35 Nouble
Substitutes
12 Lee-Barrett
6 Kisnorbo
9 Emmanuel-Thomas
10 Chopra
11 Martin
14 Wordsworth
17 Drury

Birmingham City

1 Butland
28 Caddis
6 Davies
30 Robinson
27 Hancox
22 Redmond
8 Mullins
12 Morrison
15 Elliott
32 Ferguson
19 Zigic
Substitutes
13 Doyle
4 Caldwell
7 Burke89"
10 Ambrose
11 Lovenkrands
14 Gomis
33 Reilly

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Ipswich Town

L W L L D L W W

Birmingham City

L L W W D D D L
Head to Head
Birmingham
0-1
Ipswich 03-Nov-2012
Ipswich
1-1
Birmingham 17-Apr-2012
Birmingham
2-1
Ipswich 11-Jan-2012
Ipswich
0-1
Birmingham 26-Dec-2008
Birmingham
2-1
Ipswich 25-Nov-2008
Ipswich
1-0
Birmingham 01-Jan-2007

Live Text Commentary
91:20 +1.2
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ravel Morrison by Lee Martin. Direct free kick taken by Shane Ferguson. Lee Martin receives a caution for persistent infringement. Ravel Morrison takes a shot. Save made by Scott Loach.

89:02
Goal
 

The ball is sent over by Shane Ferguson, Goal scored by Christopher Burke from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Ipswich 3-1 Birmingham.Shane Ferguson provided the assist for the goal.

86:10
 

Jay Emmanuel-Thomas produces a mishit left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

84:56
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lee Martin on Morgaro Gomis. Ravel Morrison takes the indirect free kick.

84:32
 

Shot by Nathan Redmond from 18 yards. Save by Scott Loach.

84:04
 

Mitch Hancox sends in a cross, Luke Chambers manages to make a clearance.

81:39
Substitution
 

Jay Emmanuel-Thomas comes on in place of Daryl Murphy. Frank Nouble leaves the field to be replaced by Michael Chopra. Lee Martin comes on in place of Jay Tabb.

80:31
 

A cross is delivered by Christopher Burke, Scott Loach makes a comfortable save.

79:57
 

Carlos Edwards delivers the ball.

77:50
 

Nathan Redmond takes a shot. Save made by Scott Loach.

77:20
 

The official flags Carlos Edwards offside. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

75:23
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Morgaro Gomis by Tommy Smith. Tommy Smith is shown a yellow card. Centre by Shane Ferguson, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Nikola Zigic misses to the left of the goal.

74:33
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Daryl Murphy. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

73:39
 

Nathan Redmond has a drilled shot. Save made by Scott Loach.

71:33
 

Carlos Edwards sends in a cross, save by Jack Butland.

71:10
 

Carlos Edwards decides to take a short corner.

70:23
 

Foul by Paul Caddis on Aaron Cresswell, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Aaron Cresswell.

69:01
 

Centre by Shane Ferguson, Nathan Redmond produces a drilled right-footed shot from 25 yards. Luke Chambers gets a block in.

68:07
 

The referee blows for offside against Frank Nouble. Indirect free kick taken by Curtis Davies.

66:32
 

Guirane N'Daw challenges Morgaro Gomis unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Robinson restarts play with the free kick.

65:46
 

Aaron Cresswell produces a cross.

65:00
 

Ravel Morrison fouled by Luke Hyam, the ref awards a free kick. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

64:13
 

The ball is swung over by Daryl Murphy.

62:38
 

Shane Ferguson delivers the ball, Elliott Hewitt gets a block in.

60:47
 

Paul Robinson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Daryl Murphy. Aaron Cresswell restarts play with the free kick.

58:51
Substitution
 

Ravel Morrison challenges Guirane N'Daw unfairly and gives away a free kick. Morgaro Gomis joins the action as a substitute, replacing Hayden Mullins. (Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Christopher Burke coming on for Wade Elliott. Free kick taken by Luke Chambers.

58:07
 

Effort from the edge of the penalty area by Ravel Morrison goes wide of the left-hand post.

56:41
Goal
 

Daryl Murphy gets on the score sheet with a goal from just inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Ipswich 3-0 Birmingham.Assist by Frank Nouble.

56:24
 

Frank Nouble takes a shot.

54:10
 

The referee blows for offside. Paul Robinson takes the free kick.

52:37
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Shane Ferguson, clearance by Daryl Murphy.

51:04
 

The referee blows for offside against Nikola Zigic. Scott Loach takes the free kick.

50:07
 

Carlos Edwards crosses the ball, Guirane N'Daw takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

49:19
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Shane Ferguson. Scott Loach takes the free kick.

47:53
 

Shot on goal by Hayden Mullins from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

47:11
 

The ball is delivered by Wade Elliott, Ravel Morrison produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.

46:04
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jay Tabb on Nikola Zigic. Paul Caddis takes the indirect free kick.

44:20
 

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

41:29
 

The ball is delivered by Aaron Cresswell, Frank Nouble takes a shot. Jack Butland makes a comfortable save.

41:07
 

The ball is delivered by Elliott Hewitt, Paul Caddis manages to make a clearance.

40:24
 

Wade Elliott concedes a free kick for a foul on Carlos Edwards. Scott Loach takes the free kick.

39:52
 

Ravel Morrison fouled by Tommy Smith, the ref awards a free kick. Shane Ferguson takes the free kick.

39:09
 

Frank Nouble produces a left-footed shot from outside the penalty area and misses left.

37:23
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daryl Murphy on Wade Elliott. Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

36:28
 

The ball is swung over by Elliott Hewitt, Nikola Zigic makes a clearance. Aaron Cresswell takes a shot.

35:48
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Elliott Hewitt by Nikola Zigic. Aaron Cresswell takes the direct free kick.

33:12
 

The ball is delivered by Paul Caddis, clearance made by Tommy Smith.

32:05
 

Unfair challenge on Luke Hyam by Hayden Mullins results in a free kick. Luke Hyam takes the indirect free kick.

30:30
 

Unfair challenge on Wade Elliott by Guirane N'Daw results in a free kick. Jack Butland takes the indirect free kick.

28:50
 

Unfair challenge on Ravel Morrison by Luke Hyam results in a free kick. Shot comes in from Nathan Redmond from the free kick.

24:39
 

Guirane N'Daw gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wade Elliott. Ravel Morrison restarts play with the free kick.

23:50
 

Paul Caddis has a curled shot. Aaron Cresswell gets a block in.

21:40
 

Nikola Zigic gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luke Hyam. Elliott Hewitt restarts play with the free kick.

20:58
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Nathan Redmond. Scott Loach takes the indirect free kick.

20:20
 

Elliott Hewitt is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Jack Butland takes the indirect free kick.

16:23
Goal
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jay Tabb by Hayden Mullins. Aaron Cresswell crosses the ball, Luke Chambers finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Ipswich 2-0 Birmingham.The assist for the goal came from Aaron Cresswell.

15:32
 

The referee blows for offside against Nikola Zigic. Indirect free kick taken by Scott Loach.

14:59
 

Luke Hyam crosses the ball, Nathan Redmond makes a clearance. Jay Tabb decides to take a short corner.

14:27
 

Ravel Morrison takes a shot. Luke Chambers gets a block in.

13:40
 

Shot by Luke Hyam from outside the area goes high over the crossbar.

13:09
 

Unfair challenge on Carlos Edwards by Wade Elliott results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Aaron Cresswell.

11:13
 

Shot from 25 yards by Ravel Morrison. Blocked by Tommy Smith.

10:16
 

The ball is sent over by Carlos Edwards.

7:53
 

Centre by Nathan Redmond. The official flags Nikola Zigic offside. Free kick taken by Scott Loach.

5:20
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Carlos Edwards from outside the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Ipswich 1-0 Birmingham.Assist on the goal came from Luke Hyam.

3:37
 

Aaron Cresswell takes a long range shot clearing the crossbar.

3:30
 

A cross is delivered by Daryl Murphy, Paul Robinson manages to make a clearance.

2:16
 

Corner taken left-footed by Jay Tabb, Daryl Murphy takes a shot. Save by Jack Butland. Corner taken left-footed by Jay Tabb, clearance by Nikola Zigic.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 39 42 73
2 Watford 39 32 72
3 Middlesbrough 39 29 72
4 Norwich 39 33 70
5 Derby 39 26 67
6 Ipswich 39 16 67
7 Brentford 39 12 66
8 Wolverhampton 39 11 65
9 Nottm Forest 39 8 57
10 Blackburn 39 1 54

Full Sky Bet Championship Table