2 vs. 4
BIR
BLB
 
Match ends, Birmingham City 2, Blackburn Rovers 4.
90'+7'
 
Second Half ends, Birmingham City 2, Blackburn Rovers 4.
90'+6'
 
Attempt blocked. Chris Burke (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Nikola Zigic with a headed pass.
90'+5'
 
Liam Feeney (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
90'+5'
 
Foul by Mitch Hancox (Birmingham City).
90'+5'
 
Attempt blocked. Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
90'+4'
 
Attempt missed. Demarai Gray (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.
90'
 
Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Paul Robinson.
90'
 
Attempt saved. Callum Reilly (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Chris Burke.
90'
 
Attempt blocked. Paul Caddis (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
88'
 
Birmingham City Yellow card
Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Birmingham

Blackburn

88'
 
Grant Hanley (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
88'
 
Foul by Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City).
87'
 
Foul by Corry Evans (Blackburn Rovers).
87'
 
Federico Macheda (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
86'
 
Delay over. They are ready to continue.
85'
Delay in match Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers) because of an injury.
84'
 
Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
84'
 
Foul by Callum Reilly (Birmingham City).
84'
 
Birmingham City Goal
Goal! Birmingham City 2, Blackburn Rovers 4. Demarai Gray (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Federico Macheda.

Right Footed - Bottom Left

83'
 
Blackburn Rovers Substitution
Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Chris Taylor replaces Craig Conway.
81'
 
Corry Evans (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.
81'
 
Foul by Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City).
80'
 
Attempt blocked. Federico Macheda (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Mitch Hancox.
78'
 
Delay over. They are ready to continue.
76'
Delay in match Emyr Huws (Birmingham City) because of an injury.
76'
 
Attempt saved. Craig Conway (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Luke Varney.
75'
 
Attempt saved. Federico Macheda (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
75'
 
Blackburn Rovers Substitution
Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Liam Feeney replaces Joshua King.
74'
 
Foul by Grant Hanley (Blackburn Rovers).
74'
 
Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
74'
 
Blackburn Rovers Yellow card
Grant Hanley (Blackburn Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Birmingham

Blackburn

73'
 
Foul by Craig Conway (Blackburn Rovers).
73'
 
Callum Reilly (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
71'
 
Attempt missed. Craig Conway (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left from a direct free kick.
70'
 
Birmingham City Yellow card
Callum Reilly (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Birmingham

Blackburn

70'
 
Markus Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
70'
 
Foul by Callum Reilly (Birmingham City).
70'
 
Markus Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.
70'
 
Foul by Callum Reilly (Birmingham City).
69'
 
Attempt saved. Luke Varney (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Jordan Rhodes with a headed pass.
68'
 
Birmingham City Substitution
Substitution, Birmingham City. Demarai Gray replaces Peter Løvenkrands.
67'
 
Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Markus Olsson.
65'
 
Attempt saved. Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
65'
 
Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Paul Robinson.
63'
 
Birmingham City Goal
Goal! Birmingham City 1, Blackburn Rovers 4. Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Callum Reilly with a cross.

Header - Bottom Left

62'
 
Offside, Birmingham City. Emyr Huws tries a through ball, but Peter Løvenkrands is caught offside.
61'
 
Corry Evans (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
61'
 
Foul by Callum Reilly (Birmingham City).
61'
 
Attempt missed. Markus Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Paul Robinson.
60'
 
Luke Varney (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
60'
 
Foul by Emyr Huws (Birmingham City).
59'
 
Blackburn Rovers Substitution
Substitution, Blackburn Rovers. Luke Varney replaces Rudy Gestede.
59'
 
Birmingham City Yellow card
Federico Macheda (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Birmingham

Blackburn

58'
 
Craig Conway (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.
58'
 
Foul by Federico Macheda (Birmingham City).
55'
 
Attempt blocked. Rudy Gestede (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Todd Kane with a cross.
53'
 
Attempt saved. Jordan Rhodes (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Joshua King.
52'
 
Attempt blocked. Mitch Hancox (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Peter Løvenkrands.
51'
 
Attempt missed. Craig Conway (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Grant Hanley following a fast break.
50'
 
Attempt blocked. Emyr Huws (Birmingham City) left footed shot from long range on the right is blocked. Assisted by Paul Caddis.
49'
 
Attempt saved. Rudy Gestede (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Jordan Rhodes.
48'
 
Attempt saved. Federico Macheda (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Nikola Zigic.
46'
 
Attempt saved. Markus Olsson (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
46'
 
Joshua King (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
46'
 
Foul by Emyr Huws (Birmingham City).
Second Half begins Birmingham City 0, Blackburn Rovers 4.
45'
 
Birmingham City Substitution
Substitution, Birmingham City. Mitch Hancox replaces Tyler Blackett.
45'+4'
 
First Half ends, Birmingham City 0, Blackburn Rovers 4.
45'+3'
 
Blackburn Rovers Goal
Goal! Birmingham City 0, Blackburn Rovers 4. Rudy Gestede (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Craig Conway with a cross following a corner.

Header - Top Left

45'+2'
 
Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Paul Caddis.
45'+2'
 
Attempt saved. Craig Conway (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Joshua King with a cross.
43'
 
Attempt missed. Rudy Gestede (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Craig Conway with a cross following a corner.
42'
 
Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Paul Caddis.
42'
 
Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
42'
 
Foul by Federico Macheda (Birmingham City).
41'
 
Attempt saved. Joshua King (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Corry Evans.
40'
 
Todd Kane (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
40'
 
Foul by Federico Macheda (Birmingham City).
37'
 
Offside, Birmingham City. Paul Caddis tries a through ball, but Nikola Zigic is caught offside.
36'
 
Offside, Blackburn Rovers. Rudy Gestede tries a through ball, but Jordan Rhodes is caught offside.
35'
 
Rudy Gestede (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.
35'
 
Foul by Chris Burke (Birmingham City).
31'
 
Attempt missed. Emyr Huws (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Paul Caddis.
29'
 
Birmingham City Substitution
Substitution, Birmingham City. Nikola Zigic replaces Brian Howard.
29'
 
Rudy Gestede (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
29'
 
Foul by Brian Howard (Birmingham City).
27'
 
Attempt saved. Jordan Rhodes (Blackburn Rovers) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Corry Evans.
25'
 
Corner, Blackburn Rovers. Conceded by Tyler Blackett.
24'
 
Blackburn Rovers Goal
Goal! Birmingham City 0, Blackburn Rovers 3. Todd Kane (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box to the centre of the goal.

Right Footed - Bottom Center

23'
 
Paul Caddis (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
23'
 
Foul by Craig Conway (Blackburn Rovers).
20'
 
Blackburn Rovers Goal
Goal! Birmingham City 0, Blackburn Rovers 2. Rudy Gestede (Blackburn Rovers) header from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Craig Conway with a cross following a set piece situation.

Header - Top Center

19'
 
Foul by Peter Løvenkrands (Birmingham City).
19'
 
Todd Kane (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.
17'
 
Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Grant Hanley.
16'
 
Attempt missed. Chris Burke (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.
15'
 
Attempt blocked. Jordan Rhodes (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Markus Olsson.
10'
 
Blackburn Rovers Goal
Goal! Birmingham City 0, Blackburn Rovers 1. Rudy Gestede (Blackburn Rovers) header from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Joshua King with a cross.

Header - Bottom Left

8'
 
Attempt blocked. Corry Evans (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
7'
 
Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
7'
 
Foul by Emyr Huws (Birmingham City).
6'
 
Attempt missed. Rudy Gestede (Blackburn Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Joshua King.
2'
 
Attempt missed. Will Packwood (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Emyr Huws following a set piece situation.
2'
 
Foul by Rudy Gestede (Blackburn Rovers).
2'
 
Will Packwood (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
First Half begins.
0
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

Starting Line-ups

Birmingham City
Blackburn Rovers
    • 1
      Randolph
    • 17
      Reilly
    • Blackett
    • Tom Thorpe
    • 14
      Will Packwood
    • 10
      Howard
    • Huws
    • 31
      Caddis
    • Burke
    • 11
      Peter Løvenkrands
    • Macheda
Team Manager:  Lee Clark
    • 39
      Gestede
    • 11
      Rhodes
    • 32
      Conway
    • 29
      Evans
    • 6
      Lowe
    • 7
      King
    • Kane
    • 5
      Hanley
    • Kilgallon
    • 14
      Markus Olsson
    • 1
      Robinson
Team Manager:  Gary Bowyer
Substitutes
Players Sub Time
Substitutes
Players Sub Time
Goalkeepers
GOALKEEPERS
Goalkeepers G SAV GC GK FC FS Y R PEN Mins
D. Randolph 0 8 4 12 0 0 0 0 0 90
Defenders
DEFENDERS
Defenders G GA SHO TA CLR COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
Tom Thorpe 0 0 0 3 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 90
P. Caddis 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 90
M. Hancox 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 45
T. Blackett 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 45
Midfielders
MIDFIELDERS
Midfielders G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
E. Huws 0 0 0 24 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 90
C. Burke 0 0 0 28 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 90
C. Reilly 0 1 1 22 0 1 4 1 1 0 0 90
Will Packwood 0 0 0 24 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 90
B. Howard 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 29
Forwards
FORWARDS
Forwards G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
F. Macheda 0 1 2 20 0 1 3 1 1 0 0 90
Peter Løvenkrands 0 0 0 21 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 68
N. Zigic 1 0 2 29 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 61
D. Gray 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22
Goalkeepers
GOALKEEPERS
Goalkeepers G SAV GC GK FC FS Y R PEN Mins
P. Robinson 0 4 2 10 0 0 0 0 0 90
Defenders
DEFENDERS
Defenders G GA SHO TA CLR COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
M. Kilgallon 0 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 90
G. Hanley 0 0 0 3 9 0 1 1 1 0 0 90
T. Kane 1 0 1 0 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 90
Midfielders
MIDFIELDERS
Midfielders G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
C. Evans 0 0 0 56 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 90
J. Lowe 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 90
Markus Olsson 0 0 1 33 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 90
C. Conway 0 2 2 32 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 83
L. Feeney 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 15
C. Taylor 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
Forwards
FORWARDS
Forwards G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
J. Rhodes 0 0 2 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 90
J. King 0 1 1 26 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 75
R. Gestede 3 0 4 32 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 59
L. Varney 0 0 1 11 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 31