• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Sat 15 September 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The City Ground
Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest

Cox 72"

Ibanez 85" (OG)

2 - 2
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Mullins 68"

King 70"

Nottingham Forest vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Nottingham Forest

1 Camp
2 Hutchinson
15 Halford
26 Ayala
5 Collins
10 McGugan
4 Gillett
7 Guedioura
11 Reid
23 Blackstock
24 Sharp
Substitutes
12 Darlow
3 Harding
6 Moussi
18 Moloney
19 Cox72"
21 Coppinger
28 Majewski

Birmingham City

1 Butland
28 Caddis
4 Caldwell
5 Ibanez85"
3 Murphy
7 Burke
8 Mullins68"
23 Spector
11 Lovenkrands
9 King70"
29 Lita
Substitutes
13 Doyle
6 Davies
12 Morrison
15 Elliott
18 Fahey
19 Zigic
22 Redmond

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Nottingham Forest

L L D L L D L L

Birmingham City

W L W D L W W W
Head to Head
Birmingham
1-2
Nottm Forest 25-Feb-2012
Nottm Forest
1-3
Birmingham 02-Oct-2011
Birmingham
2-0
Nottm Forest 14-Feb-2009
Nottm Forest
1-1
Birmingham 08-Nov-2008
Birmingham
1-1
Nottm Forest 01-Jan-2002
Nottm Forest
0-0
Birmingham 17-Oct-2001


Live Text Commentary
93:38 +3.38
 

The referee blows for offside. Jack Butland takes the indirect free kick.

89:49
 

Header on goal by Billy Sharp from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

89:07
 

Keith Fahey produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

87:46
Yellow card
 

Foul by Simon Cox on Nathan Redmond, free kick awarded. Simon Cox is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Wade Elliott takes the free kick.

85:35
Goal
 

Pablo Ibanez concedes an own goal. Nottm Forest 2-2 Birmingham.The assist for the goal came from Dan Harding.

84:42
 

Sam Hutchinson produces a cross, Pablo Ibanez manages to make a clearance.

83:29
 

A cross is delivered by Dan Harding, save made by Jack Butland.

79:57
Substitution
 

Simon Gillett goes off and Radoslaw Majewski comes on.

79:46
 

Lewis McGugan takes a long range shot harmlessly clearing the crossbar.

78:07
Substitution
 

Keith Fahey replaces Leroy Lita.

76:16
 

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

74:31
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Leroy Lita by Danny Collins results in a free kick. The referee shows Danny Collins a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Steven Caldwell.

73:51
Substitution
 

Dan Harding on for Adlene Guedioura.

72:57
Goal
 

Goal scored by Simon Cox from inside the six-yard box high into the middle of the goal. Nottm Forest 1-2 Birmingham.Assist by Lewis McGugan.

70:44
Goal
 

Marlon King finds the net with a goal from just outside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Nottm Forest 0-2 Birmingham.Nathan Redmond provided the assist for the goal.

70:25
 

The ball is sent over by Wade Elliott, clearance made by Daniel Ayala.

69:31
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Nathan Redmond coming on for Christopher Burke.

68:34
Goal
 

Hayden Mullins fires in a goal from the edge of the area high into the middle of the goal. Nottm Forest 0-1 Birmingham.The assist for the goal came from Marlon King.

67:03
 

The ball is crossed by Andy Reid, Steven Caldwell manages to make a clearance.

65:03
 

The ball is swung over by Adlene Guedioura, Steven Caldwell manages to make a clearance.

64:34
 

The ball is swung over by Sam Hutchinson, Pablo Ibanez makes a clearance.

63:03
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sam Hutchinson by Leroy Lita. Direct free kick taken by Lee Camp.

61:13
 

Shot from outside the area by Adlene Guedioura misses to the left of the goal.

60:36
 

The ball is swung over by Wade Elliott, save made by Lee Camp.

59:18
Substitution
 

Simon Cox comes on in place of Dexter Blackstock.

59:04
 

Effort on goal by Marlon King from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.

57:31
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Leroy Lita by Daniel Ayala. Wade Elliott takes the direct free kick.

56:56
 

Christopher Burke delivers the ball, clearance made by Adlene Guedioura.

56:31
 

Greg Halford crosses the ball, clearance by Steven Caldwell.

55:07
 

The ball is delivered by David Murphy.

53:43
 

Sam Hutchinson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wade Elliott. Sam Hutchinson is cautioned. Direct free kick taken by Wade Elliott.

53:33
 

A cross is delivered by Christopher Burke, Sam Hutchinson manages to make a clearance.

51:43
 

A cross is delivered by Andy Reid.

51:14
 

Wade Elliott takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.

48:53
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Dexter Blackstock on Pablo Ibanez. Peter Lovenkrands goes off and Wade Elliott comes on. Direct free kick taken by Jack Butland.

45:17 +0.17
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Dexter Blackstock. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

45:22
 

The offside flag is raised against Billy Sharp. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

44:40
 

Jonathan Spector concedes a free kick for a foul on Dexter Blackstock. Lewis McGugan takes the direct free kick.

41:38
 

Effort on goal by Marlon King from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.

41:09
 

Shot by David Murphy. Blocked by Dexter Blackstock.

39:53
 

Marlon King fouled by Daniel Ayala, the ref awards a free kick. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from David Murphy, Andy Reid gets a block in.

39:00
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Lewis McGugan from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Marlon King.

37:47
 

Unfair challenge on Sam Hutchinson by Peter Lovenkrands results in a free kick. Andy Reid takes the direct free kick.

36:34
 

The ball is sent over by Hayden Mullins, Leroy Lita takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.

34:19
 

Pablo Ibanez challenges Billy Sharp unfairly and gives away a free kick. Daniel Ayala takes the free kick.

30:37
 

Leroy Lita has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the goal.

29:15
 

Adlene Guedioura produces a right-footed shot from long distance which goes wide right of the goal.

27:11
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Adlene Guedioura on David Murphy. Free kick taken by David Murphy.

26:49
 

A cross is delivered by Christopher Burke, Sam Hutchinson makes a clearance.

26:27
 

Christopher Burke takes a short corner.

26:01
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Christopher Burke, Daniel Ayala manages to make a clearance.

25:38
 

Marlon King takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.

22:31
 

Adlene Guedioura handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.

21:20
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daniel Ayala on Leroy Lita. Daniel Ayala receives a caution. Free kick taken by Christopher Burke.

21:09
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Dexter Blackstock. Direct free kick taken by Jack Butland.

19:19
 

Danny Collins takes a shot. Save by Jack Butland.

18:55
 

Corner taken left-footed by Andy Reid from the right by-line, Daniel Ayala takes a shot.

18:43
 

Billy Sharp produces a cross, blocked by David Murphy.

17:03
 

Foul by Hayden Mullins on Adlene Guedioura, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Lee Camp.

16:26
 

Corner taken right-footed by Lewis McGugan, Danny Collins challenges Pablo Ibanez unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.

15:26
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Caddis on Dexter Blackstock. Lewis McGugan has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, save by Jack Butland.

13:50
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Sam Hutchinson on David Murphy. Jack Butland takes the direct free kick.

11:11
 

The ball is delivered by Christopher Burke.

10:54
 

Andy Reid takes a shot. Save by Jack Butland.

10:41
 

A cross is delivered by Sam Hutchinson, save by Jack Butland.

9:54
 

Corner taken by Christopher Burke from the right by-line, clearance made by Danny Collins.

9:43
 

Marlon King sends in a cross, Greg Halford gets a block in.

5:06
 

Andy Reid concedes a free kick for a foul on Christopher Burke. Hayden Mullins takes the direct free kick.

3:03
 

Corner taken left-footed by Andy Reid, Dexter Blackstock gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Caldwell. Jack Butland takes the direct free kick.

2:29
 

Marlon King concedes a free kick for a foul on Andy Reid. Free kick crossed by Lewis McGugan, David Murphy makes a clearance.

:14
 

Foul by Steven Caldwell on Dexter Blackstock, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Simon Gillett.

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

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