• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 08 April 2014
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: The Riverside Stadium
Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough

Graham 28"

Butterfield 30"

Tomlin 88"

3 - 1

Middlesbrough vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Middlesbrough

13 Konstantopoulos
8 Varga
25 Omeruo
22 Gibson
3 Friend
24 Chalobah
7 Leadbitter
27 Adomah
6 Butterfield30"
14 Williams
9 Graham28"
Substitutes
1 Steele
10 Tomlin88"
11 Ledesma
23 Main
36 Atkinson
37 Kitching
39 Woodgate

Birmingham City

1 Randolph
23 Spector
5 Thorpe
4 Robinson
17 Reilly
36 Huws36"
31 Caddis
7 Burke
22 Shinnie
12 Novak
9 Macheda
Substitutes
8 Ibe
13 Doyle
14 Packwood
19 Zigic
20 Lee
24 Adeyemi
27 Ferguson

Possession Stats

39%
61%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Middlesbrough

L W L W W W L D

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W
Head to Head
Birmingham
2-2
Middlesbrough 07-Dec-2013
Middlesbrough
0-1
Birmingham 16-Mar-2013
Birmingham
3-2
Middlesbrough 30-Nov-2012
Birmingham
3-0
Middlesbrough 17-Mar-2012
Middlesbrough
3-1
Birmingham 21-Aug-2011
Birmingham
1-1
Middlesbrough 07-Feb-1998


Live Text Commentary
93:55 +3.55
 

Lee Tomlin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Caddis.

92:20 +2.2
 

Callum Reilly takes a shot and went wide left of the goal.

92:13 +2.13
 

Corner taken by Emyr Huws from the left by-line.

Full time
 

The match has reached full-time.

90:54 +0.54
 

Free kick taken by Darren Randolph.

90:45 +0.45
 

Lee Tomlin concedes a free kick for a foul on Emyr Huws.

88:35
Yellow card
 

Lee Tomlin receives a yellow card.

88:24
Goal
 

Lee Tomlin scores with their right foot. Middlesbrough 3-1 Birmingham.Dimitrios Konstantopoulos provided the assist for the goal.

87:56
 

Tom Thorpe crosses the ball.

86:07
Red card
 

Ben Gibson is sent off by the referee for second bookable offence.

86:02
 

Ben Gibson concedes a free kick for a foul on Nikola Zigic.

85:12
 

Jonathan Woodgate manages to make a clearance.

84:11
 

Nikola Zigic manages to make a clearance.

83:19
 

The referee blows for offside against Jordon Ibe.

82:09
Substitution
 

Tom Adeyemi joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jonathan Spector.

80:18
Yellow card
 

Ben Gibson is shown a yellow card.

79:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Ben Gibson on Jordon Ibe.

79:16
 

Corner taken by Grant Leadbitter.

79:02
 

Lee Tomlin takes a shot and bounced off the bar.

77:36
 

Lee Tomlin has an effort at goal.

75:52
Substitution
 

Lee Tomlin comes on in place of Jacob Butterfield.

75:38
 

Shot by Jonathan Spector went over.

74:31
 

Jonathan Spector sends in a cross.

73:27
 

Clearance made by Tom Thorpe.

72:54
 

Emmanuel Ledesma takes a shot. Darren Randolph parries the effort to safety.

71:10
 

Header at goal by Jonathan Woodgate. Blocked by Jonathan Spector.

70:39
 

Emmanuel Ledesma takes a shot. Darren Randolph parries the ball away.

69:23
 

Dimitrios Konstantopoulos restarts play with the free kick.

69:05
 

Handball decision goes against Christopher Burke.

66:16
Substitution
 

Luke Williams goes off and Emmanuel Ledesma comes on.

65:37
Substitution
 

Jordon Ibe joins the action as a substitute, replacing Andrew Shinnie.

64:59
 

Free kick crossed by Grant Leadbitter.

63:28
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Robinson on Albert Adomah.

62:06
 

Shot by Danny Graham. Darren Randolph fumbles the ball.

60:49
 

The ball is crossed by Christopher Burke.

58:08
 

The offside flag is raised against Danny Graham.

57:24
 

Jonathan Woodgate restarts play with the free kick.

57:15
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Albert Adomah by Nikola Zigic.

56:26
 

Free kick taken by Jonathan Woodgate.

55:57
Yellow card
 

Callum Reilly is shown a yellow card.

55:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Albert Adomah by Callum Reilly.

55:24
 

Clearance made by Jonathan Woodgate.

54:22
 

Shot by Nathaniel Chalobah. Emyr Huws gets a block in.

53:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nikola Zigic on Jonathan Woodgate.

49:22 +4.22
Substitution
 

Lee Novak leaves the field to be replaced by Nikola Zigic.

53:14
 

Foul by Luke Williams on Paul Caddis, free kick awarded.

51:49
 

Danny Graham takes a shot. Darren Randolph parries the ball away.

51:29
 

Nathaniel Chalobah restarts play with the free kick.

51:22
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nikola Zigic on Ben Gibson.

Half time
 

The whistle is blown to end the first half.

48:59
 

Jacob Butterfield concedes a free kick for a foul on Emyr Huws.

48:45
 

Darren Randolph restarts play with the free kick.

48:29
 

Unfair challenge on Tom Thorpe by Danny Graham results in a free kick.

46:38
 

Christopher Burke sends in a cross.

45:51
 

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

44:19
Yellow card
 

The referee shows Kenneth Omeruo a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

44:08
 

Unfair challenge on Emyr Huws by Kenneth Omeruo results in a free kick.

42:30
 

Federico Macheda crosses the ball in from the free kick.

41:32
 

Unfair challenge on Callum Reilly by Danny Graham results in a free kick.

40:59
 

Foul by Paul Robinson on Nathaniel Chalobah, free kick awarded.

39:24
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Spector by Luke Williams.

38:56
 

The ball is crossed by Callum Reilly.

37:37
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Andrew Shinnie.

36:41
Goal
 

Emyr Huws scores with their right foot. Middlesbrough 2-1 Birmingham.The assist for the goal came from Christopher Burke.

35:13
 

Christopher Burke delivers the ball.

31:52
 

Danny Graham challenges Paul Caddis unfairly and gives away a free kick.

31:25
 

Christopher Burke crosses the ball in from the free kick.

30:38
 

Danny Graham concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Robinson.

30:02
Goal
 

Jacob Butterfield scores with their left foot. Middlesbrough 2-0 Birmingham.

28:37
Goal
 

Danny Graham scores a right footed goal. Middlesbrough 1-0 Birmingham.

27:23
 

Corner taken by Grant Leadbitter.

26:56
 

The ball is crossed by Nathaniel Chalobah.

25:34
 

Andrew Shinnie takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.

25:03
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Grant Leadbitter on Emyr Huws.

24:17
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Andrew Shinnie.

23:48
 

Christopher Burke takes a shot.

21:21
 

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

20:38
 

A cross is delivered by Christopher Burke.

19:35
Substitution
 

George Friend leaves the field to be replaced by Jonathan Woodgate.

19:08
 

Danny Graham is caught offside.

17:13
 

Unfair challenge on Andrew Shinnie by Nathaniel Chalobah results in a free kick.

16:02
 

The ball is sent over by Jacob Butterfield.

15:48
 

Strike on goal comes in from Grant Leadbitter from the free kick. Tom Thorpe gets a block in.

15:19
 

Emyr Huws challenges Nathaniel Chalobah unfairly and gives away a free kick.

11:00
 

Corner taken by Andrew Shinnie from the left by-line.

9:47
 

Free kick crossed by Tom Thorpe.

9:11
 

Kenneth Omeruo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Shinnie.

5:48
 

Ben Gibson gets a header at goal. Callum Reilly gets a block in.

5:40
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Grant Leadbitter.

5:24
 

Shot by Nathaniel Chalobah. Darren Randolph parries the ball away.

2:00
 

The official flags Lee Novak offside.

:43
 

George Friend challenges Paul Caddis unfairly and gives away a free kick.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game underway.

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

Full Sky Bet Championship Table