• Sky Bet Championship
  • Date: Tue 21 August 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Hillsborough
Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield Wednesday

Johnson 13"

Rodri 38"

Johnson 88"

3 - 2
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Zigic 77"

King 90" (P)

Sheffield Wednesday vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Sheffield Wednesday

1 Kirkland
2 Buxton
32 Llera
19 Beevers
3 Johnson13"
11 Johnson88"
6 Semedo
16 McCabe
7 Antonio
12 O'Grady
15 Rodri38"
Substitutes
43 Bywater
9 Madine
10 Maguire
14 Mattock
17 Pecnik
25 Prutton
28 Coke

Birmingham City

1 Butland
22 Redmond
4 Caldwell
6 Davies
15 Elliott
3 Murphy
7 Burke
8 Mullins
23 Spector
10 Ambrose
9 King90"
Substitutes
13 Doyle
5 Ibanez
11 Lovenkrands
12 Morrison
14 Gomis
19 Zigic77"
24 Packwood

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - Sky Bet Championship

Sheffield Wednesday

L W W L W D L W

Birmingham City

L L W W D D D L
Head to Head
Sheff Wed
1-1
Birmingham 31-Jan-2009
Birmingham
3-1
Sheff Wed 25-Oct-2008
Birmingham
2-0
Sheff Wed 28-Apr-2007
Sheff Wed
0-3
Birmingham 16-Dec-2006
Sheff Wed
0-1
Birmingham 26-Dec-2001
Birmingham
2-0
Sheff Wed 08-Sep-2001

Live Text Commentary
94:17 +4.17
Goal
 

Penalty awarded for a foul by Reda Johnson on Christopher Burke. Power penalty scored by Marlon King. Sheff Wed 3-2 Birmingham.

92:05 +2.05
Substitution
 

Chris Maguire on for Michail Antonio.

88:57
Goal
 

Jermaine Johnson grabs a goal from just outside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Sheff Wed 3-1 Birmingham.

88:25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary Madine on Steven Caldwell. Jack Butland takes the indirect free kick.

86:40
 

The ball is delivered by David Murphy, clearance made by Miguel Llera.

85:49
 

Unfair challenge on Jermaine Johnson by Jonathan Spector results in a free kick. Mark Beevers restarts play with the free kick.

85:12
 

Jose Semedo produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

83:47
 

Corner taken right-footed by Darren Ambrose.

83:26
 

Gary Madine concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Caldwell. Steven Caldwell takes the free kick.

82:36
 

Jonathan Spector concedes a free kick for a foul on Nejc Pecnik. Rhys McCabe restarts play with the free kick.

80:44
Substitution
 

Chris O'Grady leaves the field to be replaced by Nejc Pecnik.

78:44
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Rhys McCabe, Gary Madine takes a shot.

78:27
 

Rhys McCabe takes a shot. Jonathan Spector gets a block in.

77:24
Goal
 

The ball is sent over by Nathan Redmond, A goal is scored by Nikola Zigic from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Sheff Wed 2-1 Birmingham.Nathan Redmond provided the assist for the goal.

75:26
 

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

71:17
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Mark Beevers by Nikola Zigic results in a free kick. Nikola Zigic shown a yellow card. Free kick taken by Chris Kirkland.

69:54
 

Gary Madine concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Caldwell. Jack Butland takes the free kick.

69:27
 

Nikola Zigic concedes a free kick for a foul on Miguel Llera. Chris Kirkland takes the indirect free kick.

68:28
 

Hayden Mullins concedes a free kick for a foul on Jose Semedo. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Kirkland.

68:16
 

Christopher Burke crosses the ball.

66:59
 

Corner taken by Darren Ambrose.

66:27
 

Nathan Redmond produces a cross, clearance made by Lewis Buxton.

65:45
 

Jermaine Johnson takes a shot. Christopher Burke gets a block in.

65:32
 

The ball is delivered by Christopher Burke, Miguel Llera manages to make a clearance.

64:16
 

Rhys McCabe takes a outswinging corner.

63:47
 

A cross is delivered by Michail Antonio, blocked by David Murphy.

62:18
 

The official flags Marlon King offside. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Kirkland.

61:51
 

Corner taken right-footed by Darren Ambrose.

61:30
 

Marlon King takes a shot. Save by Chris Kirkland.

60:22
Substitution
 

Jermaine Johnson challenges Christopher Burke unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gary Madine replaces Lozano Rodri. Darren Ambrose takes the free kick.

59:03
 

Marlon King is ruled offside. Chris Kirkland takes the indirect free kick.

55:41
 

Christopher Burke has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

50:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark Beevers on Marlon King. David Murphy shoots direct from the free kick.

50:11
 

Darren Ambrose takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post.

45:56 +0.56
 

Long range shot by Darren Ambrose goes wide right of the goal.

45:39
 

Shot from 25 yards by Hayden Mullins. Blocked by Jose Semedo.

45:09
Substitution
 

Nikola Zigic joins the action as a substitute, replacing Wade Elliott.

41:04
 

Darren Ambrose takes a shot. Save by Chris Kirkland.

38:58
Goal
 

Lozano Rodri gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Sheff Wed 2-0 Birmingham.

36:26
Yellow card
 

Lozano Rodri concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Caldwell. Lozano Rodri booked. Indirect free kick taken by Wade Elliott.

34:34
 

The referee blows for offside. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.

34:09
 

Lozano Rodri fouled by Hayden Mullins, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Jose Semedo.

30:34
 

Marlon King is ruled offside. Chris Kirkland restarts play with the free kick.

29:44
 

Chris O'Grady produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

29:07
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Darren Ambrose clears the crossbar.

27:12
 

Michail Antonio produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

26:07
 

The ball is swung over by Chris O'Grady.

25:49
 

Michail Antonio delivers the ball.

23:28
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Rhys McCabe, Shot from inside the six-yard box by Reda Johnson goes wide right of the target.

22:44
 

Hayden Mullins challenges Lozano Rodri unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Miguel Llera.

21:17
 

Effort on goal by Nathan Redmond from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

20:30
 

Rhys McCabe takes a corner.

20:07
 

Centre by Michail Antonio, blocked by Wade Elliott.

19:21
 

A cross is delivered by Christopher Burke, save by Chris Kirkland.

18:31
 

Jermaine Johnson concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonathan Spector. Jonathan Spector restarts play with the free kick.

12:56
Goal
 

Rhys McCabe takes the inswinging corner, Reda Johnson finds the net with a headed goal from close range. Sheff Wed 1-0 Birmingham.The assist for the goal came from Jermaine Johnson.

10:30
 

Darren Ambrose takes a inswinging corner.

10:11
 

Steven Caldwell takes a shot. Save by Chris Kirkland.

9:34
 

Jermaine Johnson challenges Christopher Burke unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Nathan Redmond, clearance made by Miguel Llera.

6:06
 

Christopher Burke takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post.

5:41
 

The ball is sent over by Christopher Burke, Mark Beevers gets a block in.

3:56
 

Jermaine Johnson has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

1:51
 

Reda Johnson produces a cross, Close range effort by Rhys McCabe misses to the right of the goal.

:59
 

Hayden Mullins takes a shot. Blocked by Jose Semedo.

:36
 

Jonathan Spector concedes a free kick for a foul on Jermaine Johnson. Free kick taken by Reda Johnson.

Sky Bet Championship table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Bournemouth 39 42 73
2 Watford 39 32 72
3 Middlesbrough 39 29 72
4 Norwich 39 33 70
5 Derby 39 26 67
6 Ipswich 39 16 67
7 Brentford 39 12 66
8 Wolverhampton 39 11 65
9 Nottm Forest 39 8 57
10 Blackburn 39 1 54

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