• Capital One Cup
  • Date: Tue 11 January 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue:
West Ham United

West Ham United

Noble 12"

Cole 77"

2 - 1
Birmingham City

Birmingham City

Ridgewell 55"

West Ham United vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

West Ham United

1 Green
20 Faubert
5 Tomkins
2 Reid
15 Upson
18 Spector
19 Sears
16 Noble12"
8 Parker
33 Obinna
30 Piquionne
Substitutes
31 Boffin
9 Cole77"
13 Boa Morte
14 Kovac
24 Nouble
26 Hines
27 Spence

Birmingham City

26 Foster
2 Carr
15 Dann
5 Johnson
6 Ridgewell55"
7 Larsson
8 Gardner
22 Hleb
12 Ferguson
18 Fahey
10 Jerome
Substitutes
1 Taylor
3 Murphy
14 Derbyshire
19 Zigic
23 Beausejour
25 Mutch
28 Jiranek

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide - Capital One Cup

West Ham United

W W W W W L L D

Birmingham City

W L W D W D W L


Live Text Commentary
91:32 +1.32
 

Roger Johnson concedes a free kick for a foul on Julien Faubert. Robert Green takes the indirect free kick.

89:49
Substitution
 

Radoslav Kovac is brought on as a substitute for Mark Noble.

89:25
 

Headed effort on goal by Nikola Zigic from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.

88:40
 

Unfair challenge on Barry Ferguson by Carlton Cole results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ben Foster.

86:05
Substitution
 

Sebastian Larsson leaves the field to be replaced by Nikola Zigic.

82:35
Substitution
 

Jean Beausejour replaces Alexander Hleb.

77:59
Goal
 

Carlton Cole gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. West Ham 2-1 Birmingham.The assist for the goal came from Jonathan Spector.

75:10
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sebastian Larsson from the right by-line, clearance made by Matthew Upson.

73:02
Substitution
 

Zavon Hines comes on in place of Freddie Sears.

72:31
Substitution
 

(West Ham) makes a substitution, with Carlton Cole coming on for Frederic Piquionne.

69:10
 

David Murphy fouled by Julien Faubert, the ref awards a free kick. David Murphy delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, save by Robert Green.

67:42
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Stephen Carr. Robert Green takes the free kick.

63:26
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Tomkins on Craig Gardner. Barry Ferguson takes the indirect free kick.

61:11
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Frederic Piquionne. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

58:30
Red card
 

Victor Obinna shown a red card.

58:30
Red card
 

The referee red cards Victor Obinna for violent conduct.

55:51
Goal
 

Liam Ridgewell scores a headed goal from inside the penalty box. West Ham 1-1 Birmingham.Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson, assist by Sebastian Larsson.

54:40
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson.

53:05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell by Frederic Piquionne. Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball in from the free kick, brilliant save by Robert Green.

51:28
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a corner.

50:41
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a outswinging corner.

48:52
 

Winston Reid challenges Craig Gardner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Craig Gardner shoots direct from the free kick.

48:20
 

Craig Gardner challenges Jonathan Spector unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jonathan Spector takes the indirect free kick.

45:01 +0.01
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson.

45:01
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with David Murphy coming on for Scott Dann.

42:30
 

Frederic Piquionne handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Sebastian Larsson takes the free kick, Scott Dann produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.

41:11
 

Sebastian Larsson produces a cross, save by Robert Green.

39:40
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Cameron Jerome on James Tomkins. Robert Green takes the free kick.

39:12
 

Victor Obinna produces a curled left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

37:15
 

Effort on goal by Freddie Sears from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

35:07
 

Foul by Keith Fahey on Julien Faubert, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Robert Green.

32:34
 

Freddie Sears produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

29:49
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Craig Gardner, brilliant save by Robert Green.

29:15
 

Victor Obinna takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

21:28
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Freddie Sears, clearance by Liam Ridgewell.

21:14
 

James Tomkins takes a shot.

20:32
 

Jonathan Spector takes a shot. Blocked by Ben Foster.

18:54
 

Corner taken right-footed by Scott Parker from the right by-line, clearance made by Roger Johnson.

18:07
 

The ball is swung over by Stephen Carr, fantastic save by Robert Green.

15:08
 

Cameron Jerome is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Winston Reid.

13:20
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson, Mark Noble manages to make a clearance.

12:12
Goal
 

Mark Noble grabs a goal from inside the box to the top right corner of the goal. West Ham 1-0 Birmingham.Assist on the goal came from Jonathan Spector.

11:22
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Comfortable save by Robert Green.

10:32
 

Foul by Scott Parker on Barry Ferguson, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Stephen Carr.

6:32
 

Mark Noble takes a inswinging corner.

4:32
 

Keith Fahey produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.

4:04
 

Craig Gardner takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Robert Green.

2:22
 

The referee blows for offside against Cameron Jerome. Robert Green takes the indirect free kick.

2:04
 

The official flags Victor Obinna offside. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

1:50
 

Unfair challenge on Frederic Piquionne by Liam Ridgewell results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Scott Parker.

Kick off
 

The game gets underway.

Half time
 

The whistle is blown to end the first half.

Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows his whistle.