• Date: Wed 18 January 2017
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: St James' Park
Newcastle United

Newcastle United

Ritchie 8" (P)

Ritchie 90"

Gouffran 34"

3 - 1
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Cotterill 70"

Newcastle United vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Newcastle United

28 Sels
22 Yedlin
5 Hanley
37 Findlay
7 Lazaar
12 Shelvey
24 Tiote
11 Ritchie8"90"
36 El-Mhanni
35 Barlaser
20 Gouffran34"
Substitutes
3 Dummett
4 Colback
6 Lascelles
14 Hayden
17 Perez
21 Elliot
33 Murphy

Birmingham City

1 Legzdins
25 Dacres-Cogley
4 Robinson
5 Shotton
3 Grounds
6 Kieftenbeld
26 Davis
7 Tesche
14 Adams
17 Solomon-Otabor
11 Cotterill70"
Substitutes
8 Gleeson
10 Fabbrini
15 Jutkiewicz
18 Brown
23 Spector
28 Morrison
29 Kuszczak

Possession Stats

56%
44%

Form Guide -

Newcastle United

Birmingham City



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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee brings the game to a close.

90:00 +1.29
Goal
 

Matt Ritchie scores with a left foot finish. Newcastle 3-1 Birmingham.The assist for the goal came from Jonjo Shelvey.

88:27
 

The ball is delivered by Achraf Lazaar.

88:01
 

Free kick taken by Josh Dacres-Cogley.

87:36
 

Foul by Yoan Gouffran on Diego Fabbrini, free kick awarded.

86:55
Yellow card
 

Booking for Jonathan Grounds for unsporting behaviour.

85:17
 

Centre by David Cotterill.

84:58
 

Free kick crossed by David Cotterill.

84:52
 

David Cotterill fouled by Daniel Barlaser, the ref awards a free kick.

82:37
 

Free kick taken by Stuart Findlay.

81:53
Substitution
 

Jack Colback comes on in place of Cheick Tiote.

81:34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Daniel Barlaser by Che Adams.

80:45
 

Yoan Gouffran is ruled offside.

79:13
Substitution
 

Diego Fabbrini comes on in place of Maikel Kieftenbeld.

78:43
 

Header by Lukas Jutkiewicz goes to the left of the goal.

76:04
 

A cross is delivered by Yoan Gouffran.

75:46
 

Header at goal by Lukas Jutkiewicz goes over the bar.

74:51
Substitution
 

Isaac Hayden on for DeAndre Yedlin.

74:31
 

Yoan Gouffran gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Che Adams.

70:45
Goal
 

David Cotterill slots the ball left footed into the goal. Newcastle 2-1 Birmingham.Lukas Jutkiewicz provided the assist for the goal.

69:37
Substitution
 

Ayoze Perez joins the action as a substitute, replacing Yasin El-Mhanni.

69:21
 

Unfair challenge on Lukas Jutkiewicz by Grant Hanley results in a free kick.

68:46
 

Free kick taken by Jonathan Grounds.

68:27
Yellow card
 

Cheick Tiote is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

68:27
 

Reece Brown fouled by Cheick Tiote, the ref awards a free kick.

68:09
 

Corner taken by Matt Ritchie.

67:29
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by David Cotterill.

65:36
 

Che Adams takes a shot and missed to the left of the goal.

64:19
 

Corner taken by Matt Ritchie from the right by-line.

63:37
Substitution
 

Viv Solomon-Otabor leaves the field to be replaced by Lukas Jutkiewicz.

63:25
Substitution
 

David Davis goes off and Reece Brown comes on.

62:46
 

The ball is sent over by Achraf Lazaar.

61:54
 

Shot by David Davis went over the crossbar.

58:58
 

Jonathan Grounds crosses the ball.

56:41
 

Cheick Tiote takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

56:06
 

Corner taken by David Cotterill.

55:03
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by David Cotterill.

51:56
 

Achraf Lazaar produces a cross.

51:16
 

David Cotterill takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand upright.

48:50
 

Corner taken by Achraf Lazaar from the left by-line.

46:52
 

Adam Legzdins restarts play with the free kick.

45:55
 

Unfair challenge on Che Adams by Cheick Tiote results in a free kick.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

44:47
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by David Cotterill.

44:25
 

Centre by Josh Dacres-Cogley.

42:27
 

Unfair challenge on Achraf Lazaar by Che Adams results in a free kick.

42:17
 

Daniel Barlaser takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand post.

36:25
 

Jonjo Shelvey restarts play with the free kick.

36:19
 

Robert Tesche challenges Cheick Tiote unfairly and gives away a free kick.

33:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by David Davis on Yasin El-Mhanni.

30:11
 

Grant Hanley makes a clearance.

28:56
 

Achraf Lazaar produces a cross.

27:22
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Yasin El-Mhanni.

26:02
 

Robert Tesche restarts play with the free kick.

25:52
 

Che Adams fouled by Achraf Lazaar, the ref awards a free kick.

23:01
 

Shot comes in from David Cotterill from the free kick that goes wide of the left-hand upright.

22:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Cheick Tiote on David Cotterill.

21:33
 

Cheick Tiote manages to make a clearance.

21:27
 

Corner taken by David Cotterill from the left by-line.

19:42
 

Jonjo Shelvey has an effort at goal. Adam Legzdins parries the effort to safety.

19:31
 

Centre by Matt Ritchie.

17:28
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Yoan Gouffran.

16:25
 

David Cotterill takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.

11:15
 

Free kick taken by David Cotterill.

11:08
 

Yasin El-Mhanni challenges David Cotterill unfairly and gives away a free kick.

8:57
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Matt Ritchie. Newcastle 1-0 Birmingham.

8:05
 

Adam Legzdins receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.

8:05
 

Foul by Adam Legzdins on Yoan Gouffran, Penalty awarded.

5:58
 

Shot by David Cotterill went wide left of the goal.

4:44
 

The ball is delivered by Cheick Tiote.

1:05
 

Free kick taken by David Davis.

:56
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Viv Solomon-Otabor by Cheick Tiote.

Kick off
 

The ref blows the whistle to start the match.

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