• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 24 August 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The King Power Stadium
Leicester City

Leicester City

Vardy 77"

Vardy 76"

King 81"

Nugent 90" (P)

3 - 2
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Green 11"

Burke 90"

Leicester City vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Leicester City

1 Schmeichel
2 De Laet
4 Drinkwater
6 Whitbread
8 James
9 Vardy77"76"
15 Schlupp
10 King81"
39 Wood
35 Nugent90"
18 Moore
Substitutes
11 Dyer
14 Waghorn
16 Danns
21 Bakayogo
23 Miquel
24 Knockaert
25 Logan

Birmingham City

1 Randolph
8 Mullins
6 Burn
4 Robinson
2 Eardley
23 Spector
15 Elliott
24 Adeyemi
27 Ferguson
12 Novak
25 Green11"
Substitutes
5 Bartley
7 Burke
10 Ambrose
13 Doyle
17 Reilly
22 Shinnie
26 Allan

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Leicester City

W D L D W W W W

Birmingham City

W W W W D D D W
Head to Head
Leicester
2-2
Birmingham 12-Apr-2013
Birmingham
1-1
Leicester 20-Oct-2012
Leicester
3-1
Birmingham 13-Mar-2012
Birmingham
2-0
Leicester 16-Oct-2011
Leicester
1-2
Birmingham 17-Apr-2007
Birmingham
1-1
Leicester 30-Sep-2006


Live Text Commentary
93:11 +3.11
Goal
 

Christopher Burke scores a left footed goal. Leicester 3-2 Birmingham.Assist by Andrew Shinnie.

92:05 +2.05
Goal
 

Penalty taken right-footed by David Nugent and scored. Leicester 3-1 Birmingham.

91:55 +1.55
Yellow card
 

Kyle Bartley booked for unsporting behaviour.

88:48
 

Corner taken by Matty James from the left by-line.

87:27
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Matty James.

86:01
 

Neal Eardley restarts play with the free kick.

85:44
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Robinson on David Nugent.

85:18
Substitution
 

Hayden Mullins leaves the field to be replaced by Christopher Burke.

82:58
 

A cross is delivered by Jeff Schlupp.

81:16
Goal
 

Andy King scores with their right foot. Leicester 2-1 Birmingham.Assist by David Nugent.

80:32
 

Shot by Wade Elliott went wide of the right-hand upright.

80:23
 

Neal Eardley restarts play with the free kick.

80:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lloyd Dyer on Lee Novak.

77:50
Substitution
 

Kyle Bartley on for Shane Ferguson.

76:53
 

Lloyd Dyer crosses the ball. Jamie Vardy scores a right footed goal. Leicester 1-1 Birmingham.Assist on the goal came from Lloyd Dyer.

76:53
Goal
 

Lloyd Dyer crosses the ball. Jamie Vardy scores a right footed goal. Leicester 1-1 Birmingham.Assist on the goal came from Lloyd Dyer.

74:20
 

Free kick crossed by Neal Eardley.

72:31
 

Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

72:15
 

The referee blows for offside against David Nugent.

70:28
 

Free kick taken by Kasper Schmeichel.

70:02
 

Andrew Shinnie delivers the ball.

68:55
 

Lee Novak heads at goal. Kasper Schmeichel safely holds on.

68:49
 

Wade Elliott sends in a cross.

67:24
 

Lee Novak takes a shot and cleared the bar.

66:42
 

Corner taken by Neal Eardley.

65:50
 

Neal Eardley has an effort direct from the free kick. A parry by Kasper Schmeichel prevents the goal.

65:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lee Novak by Zak Whitbread.

61:41
 

Dan Burn manages to make a clearance.

60:13
 

Corner taken by Shane Ferguson.

59:43
 

Free kick crossed by Neal Eardley.

59:25
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lee Novak by Ritchie De Laet.

58:32
 

Clearance by Dan Burn.

57:33
Substitution
 

Andrew Shinnie on for Matt Green.

56:37
 

Shot by David Nugent. Darren Randolph safely holds on.

54:25
 

Neal Eardley takes the free kick.

53:18
 

Foul by Jamie Vardy on Neal Eardley, free kick awarded.

51:53
 

Corner taken by Matty James from the left by-line.

51:37
 

Paul Robinson makes a clearance.

51:32
 

Corner taken by Matty James from the left by-line.

50:48
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Jeff Schlupp.

50:15
 

David Nugent has an effort at goal.

49:41
 

Anthony Knockaert takes a shot and missed to the left of the target.

49:27
 

The ball is swung over by Lloyd Dyer.

47:07 +2.07
 

Corner taken by Matty James from the right by-line.

47:32
 

Neal Eardley restarts play with the free kick.

46:18
 

Corner taken by Matty James from the left by-line.

45:32 +0.32
 

Chris Wood takes a shot and cleared the net.

45:01
Substitution
 

Danny Drinkwater leaves the field to be replaced by Lloyd Dyer.

45:01
Substitution
 

Chris Wood goes off and Anthony Knockaert comes on.

42:48
 

Clearance by Dan Burn.

42:44
 

Matty James crosses the ball in from the free kick.

41:07
 

Corner taken by Matty James.

38:19
 

Zak Whitbread manages to make a clearance.

37:00
 

The referee blows for offside against Lee Novak.

35:03
 

Dan Burn makes a clearance.

34:04
 

Danny Drinkwater restarts play with the free kick.

33:58
 

The referee gives a free kick against Matt Green for handball.

33:15
 

Jeff Schlupp has an effort at goal.

30:25
 

Free kick taken by Kasper Schmeichel.

30:08
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Matt Green.

29:36
 

Shot by Danny Drinkwater cleared the target.

29:25
 

David Nugent crosses the ball.

25:01
 

Jeff Schlupp takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.

24:21
 

Dan Burn manages to make a clearance.

23:19
 

Free kick taken by Paul Robinson.

22:13
 

Clearance by Kasper Schmeichel.

22:02
 

Corner taken by Shane Ferguson.

20:34
 

Danny Drinkwater has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.

20:28
 

Clearance made by Wade Elliott.

17:47
 

Handball decision goes against Lee Novak.

17:16
 

Shot by Matty James went over the crossbar.

15:31
 

Lee Novak is ruled offside.

13:47
 

Darren Randolph takes the free kick.

12:43
 

Jamie Vardy takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

11:18
Goal
 

Centre by Shane Ferguson. Matt Green scores with their right foot. Leicester 0-1 Birmingham.Shane Ferguson provided the assist for the goal.

11:06
 

The ball is crossed by Neal Eardley.

5:49
 

Corner taken by Matty James.

4:50
 

Kasper Schmeichel takes the free kick.

4:37
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Matt Green on Liam Moore.

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

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