• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 13 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: The King Power Stadium
Leicester City

Leicester City

Beckford 33"

Beckford 90"

Schlupp 79"

3 - 1
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Elliott 19" (P)

Leicester City vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Leicester City

1 Schmeichel
6 Bamba
26 Morgan
30 Kennedy
12 St. Ledger
11 Dyer
19 Wellens
23 Danns
7 Gallagher
20 Beckford33"90"
35 Nugent
Substitutes
5 Mills
9 Howard
16 Drinkwater
22 Marshall
27 Schlupp79"

Birmingham City

1 Myhill
4 Caldwell
6 Ramage
24 Davies
23 Spector
11 Townsend
15 Elliott19"
18 Fahey
7 Burke
8 N'Daw
19 Zigic
Substitutes
13 Doyle
5 Ibanez
9 King
10 Huseklepp
14 Gomis

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Leicester City

W D L D W W W W

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W
Head to Head
Birmingham
2-0
Leicester 16-Oct-2011
Leicester
1-2
Birmingham 17-Apr-2007
Birmingham
1-1
Leicester 30-Sep-2006
Leicester
3-0
Birmingham 27-Apr-1996
Birmingham
2-2
Leicester 26-Nov-1995
Birmingham
0-3
Leicester 15-Mar-1994


Live Text Commentary
94:20 +4.2
Goal
 

Jermaine Beckford fires in a goal from inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leicester 3-1 Birmingham.The assist for the goal came from Sean St. Ledger.

93:46 +3.46
 

Neil Danns is ruled offside. Boaz Myhill restarts play with the free kick.

85:16
 

Steven Caldwell concedes a free kick for a foul on Jermaine Beckford. Direct free kick taken by Richie Wellens.

84:46
 

Wade Elliott has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide right of the target.

82:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Guirane N'Daw on Jeffery Schlupp. Free kick taken by Richie Wellens.

81:00
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Erik Huseklepp coming on for Peter Ramage.

79:17
Goal
 

Jeffery Schlupp gets on the score sheet with a goal from deep inside the penalty box low into the middle of the goal. Leicester 2-1 Birmingham.Assist on the goal came from Tom Kennedy.

76:39
 

Jeffery Schlupp takes a shot. Save made by Boaz Myhill. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Ben Marshall, Chris Burke makes a clearance.

76:17
 

Chris Burke takes a shot. Kasper Schmeichel makes a save.

75:14
 

Shot by Neil Danns from outside the box goes high over the target.

74:35
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Ben Marshall.

73:39
 

Marlon King challenges Tom Kennedy unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Souleymane Bamba.

70:59
 

Steven Caldwell concedes a free kick for a foul on Richie Wellens. Souleymane Bamba takes the free kick.

70:42
Yellow card
 

Booking for Steven Caldwell for unsporting behaviour.

69:30
Substitution
 

Tom Kennedy is penalised for a handball. Wade Elliott takes the direct free kick. Booking for Tom Kennedy. Jeffery Schlupp replaces David Nugent.

68:47
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Ben Marshall, save by Boaz Myhill.

68:18
 

The referee blows for offside. Kasper Schmeichel restarts play with the free kick.

67:04
 

Corner taken by Ben Marshall, Sean St. Ledger gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Caldwell. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

66:03
 

Marlon King fouled by Souleymane Bamba, the ref awards a free kick. Andros Townsend takes the free kick.

63:47
Substitution
 

Richie Wellens takes a shot. Save made by Boaz Myhill. Shot from deep inside the area by Jermaine Beckford goes over the bar. Marlon King on for Nikola Zigic.

62:06
 

Corner taken by Andros Townsend from the left by-line. Wade Elliott takes a shot. Save by Kasper Schmeichel.

60:37
Substitution
 

Paul Gallagher leaves the field to be replaced by Ben Marshall.

55:53
 

Wade Elliott is caught offside. Kasper Schmeichel restarts play with the free kick.

54:03
 

Sean St. Ledger fouled by Curtis Davies, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Paul Gallagher. Curtis Davies is cautioned.

50:39
 

Steven Caldwell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Nugent. Paul Gallagher takes the free kick.

49:10
 

Foul by Neil Danns on Wade Elliott, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Steven Caldwell.

48:07
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lloyd Dyer by Keith Fahey. Free kick taken by Richie Wellens.

43:32
 

Nikola Zigic gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tom Kennedy. Souleymane Bamba restarts play with the free kick.

42:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Richie Wellens by Andros Townsend. Kasper Schmeichel takes the direct free kick.

41:29
 

David Nugent produces a right-footed shot from outside the box and misses left.

40:40
 

Unfair challenge on Jermaine Beckford by Andros Townsend results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Sean St. Ledger.

39:00
 

Sean St. Ledger receives a caution.

38:28
 

Nikola Zigic concedes a free kick for a foul on Wes Morgan. Direct free kick taken by Wes Morgan.

36:38
 

Sean St. Ledger challenges Keith Fahey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Steven Caldwell takes the free kick.

35:02
 

Keith Fahey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Richie Wellens. Richie Wellens takes the direct free kick.

33:54
Goal
 

Jermaine Beckford finds the back of the net with a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leicester 1-1 Birmingham.

32:15
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Wade Elliott, Kasper Schmeichel makes a save.

31:24
 

Wes Morgan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andros Townsend. Free kick taken by Wade Elliott.

29:28
 

Inswinging corner taken by Wade Elliott, Chris Burke takes a shot. Richie Wellens makes a clearance.

20:46
 

Neil Danns concedes a free kick for a foul on Curtis Davies. Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.

18:13
Goal
 

Souleymane Bamba gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Nikola Zigic. Placed penalty scored by Wade Elliott. Leicester 0-1 Birmingham.

17:40
 

Wade Elliott takes a shot. Save by Kasper Schmeichel.

15:06
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against David Nugent. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

13:20
 

Steven Caldwell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jermaine Beckford. Richie Wellens takes the direct free kick. Neil Danns produces a right-footed shot from outside the box and misses left.

10:30
 

Shot from just outside the box by Neil Danns goes over the bar.

9:23
Substitution
 

Pablo Ibanez comes on in place of Jonathan Spector.

5:45
 

David Nugent is caught offside. Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.

4:48
 

Wade Elliott fouled by Neil Danns, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.

3:28
 

Paul Gallagher takes a inswinging corner.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Birmingham 0 0 0
2 Blackburn 0 0 0
3 Bolton 0 0 0
4 Brentford 0 0 0
5 Brighton 0 0 0
6 Bristol City 0 0 0
7 Burnley 0 0 0
8 Cardiff 0 0 0
9 Charlton 0 0 0
10 Derby 0 0 0

Full Sky Bet Championship Table