• Date: Sat 12 December 2015
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Riverside Stadium

Middlesbrough vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Middlesbrough

1 Konstantopoulos
24 Nsue
4 Ayala
6 Gibson
3 Friend
8 Clayton
7 Leadbitter
18 Stuani
19 Downing
27 Adomah
35 Nugent
Substitutes
5 Amorebieta
9 Garcia
13 Mejias
26 Kalas
31 Fabbrini
34 Forshaw
36 Zuculini

Birmingham City

29 Kuszczak
2 Eardley
28 Morrison
23 Spector
3 Grounds
8 Gleeson
6 Kieftenbeld
19 Maghoma
22 Shinnie
7 Gray
15 Vaughan
Substitutes
1 Legzdins
17 Solomon-Otabor
25 Lowry
26 Davis
31 Caddis
44 Brock-Madsen
45 Halford

Possession Stats

64%
36%

Form Guide -

Middlesbrough

Birmingham City

Head to Head
Birmingham
1-1
Middlesbrough 18-Feb-2015
Middlesbrough
2-0
Birmingham 09-Aug-2014
Middlesbrough
3-1
Birmingham 08-Apr-2014
Birmingham
2-2
Middlesbrough 07-Dec-2013
Middlesbrough
0-1
Birmingham 16-Mar-2013
Birmingham
3-2
Middlesbrough 30-Nov-2012


Open an account with bet365 today and claim your 100% Deposit Bonus. - T&C's apply.
Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee ends the match.

90:00 +4.18
 

Adam Clayton takes a shot and went wide right of the net.

90:00 +0.01
 

Foul by Maikel Kieftenbeld on Diego Fabbrini, free kick awarded.

90:00 +0.15
 

Adam Clayton takes the free kick.

90:00 +0.43
 

The ball is sent over by Greg Halford.

90:00 +2.45
 

David Davis concedes a free kick for a foul on David Nugent.

90:00 +2.59
Red card
 

The referee shows David Nugent a red card.

90:00 +4.13
 

Corner taken by Adam Forshaw from the left by-line.

88:59
 

Header at goal by Michael Morrison misses left of the target.

88:33
 

George Friend makes a clearance.

88:26
 

Jonathan Grounds shoots direct from the free kick. Blocked by Adam Forshaw.

86:58
 

Grant Leadbitter gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jacques Maghoma.

86:32
 

Grant Leadbitter crosses the ball in from the free kick.

86:09
Substitution
 

Diego Fabbrini replaces Albert Adomah.

85:58
Substitution
 

Demarai Gray goes off and Greg Halford comes on.

84:55
 

Foul by Neal Eardley on Adam Forshaw, free kick awarded.

83:08
 

Clearance by Neal Eardley.

83:07
 

A cross is delivered by George Friend.

82:42
 

Albert Adomah takes a shot. Blocked by Jonathan Spector.

82:24
 

Clearance by Emilio Nsue.

81:49
 

Centre by Emilio Nsue.

79:53
 

Demarai Gray takes a shot. Dimitrios Konstantopoulos parries the ball away.

79:07
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Viv Solomon-Otabor coming on for James Vaughan.

78:05
Substitution
 

Christian Stuani goes off and Adam Forshaw comes on.

76:51
 

Ben Gibson challenges James Vaughan unfairly and gives away a free kick.

76:23
 

Headed chance falls to Christian Stuani. Tomasz Kuszczak safely holds on.

75:48
 

Emilio Nsue crosses the ball.

72:56
 

Demarai Gray has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.

71:44
 

Centre by Stewart Downing.

70:52
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Stephen Gleeson.

70:41
Substitution
 

Andrew Shinnie leaves the field to be replaced by David Davis.

68:37
 

Clearance by Emilio Nsue.

68:34
 

Neal Eardley crosses the ball.

67:35
 

Headed chance falls to Christian Stuani. Tomasz Kuszczak catches the ball.

67:08
 

Shot by Stewart Downing. Blocked by Michael Morrison.

67:04
 

Corner taken by Grant Leadbitter.

65:28
 

Albert Adomah delivers the ball.

64:56
 

A cross is delivered by Albert Adomah.

60:59
 

Shot comes in from Grant Leadbitter from the free kick that goes wide of the right-hand upright.

60:57
 

Free kick taken by Stewart Downing.

59:22
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Albert Adomah by Andrew Shinnie.

58:43
 

Centre by Jonathan Grounds.

56:31
 

A cross is delivered by Jonathan Grounds.

56:04
 

Daniel Ayala makes a clearance.

55:05
 

Andrew Shinnie concedes a free kick for a foul on Adam Clayton.

54:39
 

Grant Leadbitter has an effort at goal. Tomasz Kuszczak makes a save.

54:22
 

The ball is swung over by David Nugent.

53:06
 

Free kick taken by Stephen Gleeson.

52:32
 

Foul by Adam Clayton on Demarai Gray, free kick awarded.

51:50
 

Adam Clayton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Shinnie.

51:47
 

Emilio Nsue takes a shot. Demarai Gray gets a block in.

51:10
 

Emilio Nsue sends in a cross.

50:58
 

Shot by Stephen Gleeson. Daniel Ayala gets a block in.

50:55
 

The ball is swung over by James Vaughan.

50:25
 

Corner taken by Stephen Gleeson.

50:00
 

Corner taken by Stephen Gleeson from the left by-line.

49:06
 

Michael Morrison has an effort at goal. Ben Gibson gets a block in.

48:55
 

Free kick crossed by Stephen Gleeson.

48:00
 

Albert Adomah challenges James Vaughan unfairly and gives away a free kick.

47:07
 

Stephen Gleeson manages to make a clearance.

47:05
 

Albert Adomah delivers the ball.

46:06
 

Shot by Maikel Kieftenbeld cleared the bar.

45:16
 

Demarai Gray takes a shot. Blocked by Emilio Nsue.

45:00 +0.48
 

Strike comes in from Stephen Gleeson from the free kick which clears the crossbar.

Half time
 

The players leave the pitch at half time.

44:52
 

Grant Leadbitter challenges Andrew Shinnie unfairly and gives away a free kick.

44:14
 

Chance falls to George Friend who heads at goal. Tomasz Kuszczak safely holds on.

44:11
 

A cross is delivered by Grant Leadbitter.

43:24
 

Clearance by Jacques Maghoma.

43:21
 

Corner taken by Stewart Downing.

42:57
 

Emilio Nsue delivers the ball.

41:25
 

Free kick crossed by Stephen Gleeson.

40:32
 

Unfair challenge on Jacques Maghoma by Albert Adomah results in a free kick.

39:55
 

Stewart Downing produces a cross.

39:16
 

Clearance made by Maikel Kieftenbeld.

37:51
 

James Vaughan concedes a free kick for a foul on Dimitrios Konstantopoulos.

37:42
 

Corner taken by Stephen Gleeson from the left by-line.

36:37
 

David Nugent has an effort at goal. Save by Tomasz Kuszczak.

35:57
 

Stephen Gleeson has an effort at goal. Dimitrios Konstantopoulos catches the ball.

35:29
 

Foul by Daniel Ayala on Andrew Shinnie, free kick awarded.

34:55
 

Andrew Shinnie produces a cross.

33:48
 

Stephen Gleeson decides to take a short corner.

32:47
 

A cross is delivered by Stephen Gleeson.

30:11
Yellow card
 

Adam Clayton is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

29:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Demarai Gray by Adam Clayton.

29:35
 

George Friend crosses the ball.

28:46
 

Shot by Albert Adomah.

27:56
 

Michael Morrison makes a clearance.

27:09
 

The ball is swung over by Adam Clayton.

26:28
 

Corner taken by Stewart Downing from the right by-line.

22:30
 

Clearance made by Jonathan Grounds.

22:27
 

Albert Adomah crosses the ball.

21:44
 

Centre by Emilio Nsue.

17:50
 

David Nugent sends in a cross.

16:30
 

Christian Stuani takes a shot.

14:31
 

Free kick taken by Adam Clayton.

14:15
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Albert Adomah by Jacques Maghoma.

12:46
 

Grant Leadbitter has an effort at goal. Neal Eardley gets a block in.

11:24
 

A cross is delivered by Stewart Downing.

10:28
 

The ball is crossed by George Friend.

9:25
 

Unfair challenge on James Vaughan by Ben Gibson results in a free kick.

8:02
 

The ball is sent over by Albert Adomah.

7:15
 

The ball is delivered by Jonathan Grounds.

5:37
 

Header at goal by Stewart Downing misses left of the target.

4:12
 

A cross is delivered by Stewart Downing.

2:48
 

Neal Eardley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on George Friend.

1:28
 

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

1:02
 

Adam Clayton takes a shot. A parry by Tomasz Kuszczak prevents the goal.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.

Trending on the forum