MID
BIR
 
Match ends, Middlesbrough 2, Birmingham City 0.
90'+4'
 
Second Half ends, Middlesbrough 2, Birmingham City 0.
90'+3'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Jonathan Grounds.
90'+2'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Darren Randolph.
90'+2'
 
Attempt saved. Luke Williams (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Emilio Nsue.
90'+1'
 
Attempt blocked. Emilio Nsue (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Grant Leadbitter.
87'
 
Middlesbrough Substitution
Substitution, Middlesbrough. Luke Williams replaces Lee Tomlin.
85'
 
Dangerous play by Lee Novak (Birmingham City).
85'
 
Daniel Ayala (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
82'
 
Dean Whitehead (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
82'
 
Foul by Demarai Gray (Birmingham City).
82'
 
Delay over. They are ready to continue.
81'
Delay in match Sebastian Hines (Middlesbrough) because of an injury.
80'
 
Foul by David Edgar (Birmingham City).
80'
 
George Friend (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
79'
 
Paul Robinson (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
79'
 
Foul by Lee Tomlin (Middlesbrough).
78'
 
Attempt saved. Emilio Nsue (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
78'
 
Attempt blocked. Kike (Middlesbrough) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Adam Reach with a cross.
75'
 
Foul by Sebastian Hines (Middlesbrough).
75'
 
Demarai Gray (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
75'
 
Attempt missed. Kike (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Grant Leadbitter with a cross following a corner.
74'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Neal Eardley.
73'
 
Foul by Emilio Nsue (Middlesbrough).
73'
 
Mark Duffy (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
73'
 
Attempt saved. Kike (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Lee Tomlin.
71'
 
Lee Tomlin (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
71'
 
Foul by Paul Robinson (Birmingham City).
67'
 
Birmingham City Substitution
Substitution, Birmingham City. Clayton Donaldson replaces Wes Thomas.
67'
 
Middlesbrough Substitution
Substitution, Middlesbrough. Emilio Nsue replaces Albert Adomah.
66'
 
Attempt blocked. Lee Tomlin (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
66'
 
Middlesbrough Goal
Goal! Middlesbrough 2, Birmingham City 0. Kike (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.

Bottom Left

65'
 
Attempt blocked. Kike (Middlesbrough) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Albert Adomah.
65'
 
Offside, Middlesbrough. Kike tries a through ball, but Adam Reach is caught offside.
63'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Darren Randolph.
63'
 
Attempt saved. Albert Adomah (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Kike.
62'
 
Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Dean Whitehead.
62'
 
Middlesbrough
Daniel Ayala (Middlesbrough) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
61'
 
Mark Duffy (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
61'
 
Foul by Daniel Ayala (Middlesbrough).
60'
 
Grant Hall (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
60'
 
Foul by Kike (Middlesbrough).
58'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Darren Randolph.
57'
 
Attempt saved. Daniel Ayala (Middlesbrough) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Grant Leadbitter with a cross.
57'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Paul Robinson.
56'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Neal Eardley.
56'
 
Foul by Jonathan Grounds (Birmingham City).
56'
 
Albert Adomah (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
55'
 
Birmingham City Substitution
Substitution, Birmingham City. Mark Duffy replaces Andrew Shinnie.
55'
 
Birmingham City
Neal Eardley (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
54'
 
Foul by Neal Eardley (Birmingham City).
54'
 
Adam Reach (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
53'
 
Attempt missed. Wes Thomas (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Paul Robinson.
50'
 
Lee Tomlin (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
50'
 
Foul by Grant Hall (Birmingham City).
50'
 
Foul by Kike (Middlesbrough).
50'
 
Andrew Shinnie (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
49'
 
Attempt saved. Albert Adomah (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Kike.
46'
 
Wes Thomas (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
46'
 
Foul by Daniel Ayala (Middlesbrough).
Second Half begins Middlesbrough 1, Birmingham City 0.
45'+4'
 
First Half ends, Middlesbrough 1, Birmingham City 0.
45'+3'
 
Offside, Middlesbrough. Daniel Ayala tries a through ball, but Kike is caught offside.
45'+1'
 
Foul by Andrew Shinnie (Birmingham City).
45'+1'
 
Dean Whitehead (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
44'
 
Attempt missed. Stephen Gleeson (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Wes Thomas.
44'
 
Offside, Birmingham City. Stephen Gleeson tries a through ball, but Demarai Gray is caught offside.
43'
 
Attempt missed. George Friend (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Adam Reach.
41'
 
Offside, Middlesbrough. Lee Tomlin tries a through ball, but Kike is caught offside.
41'
 
Attempt missed. George Friend (Middlesbrough) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Dean Whitehead.
40'
 
Adam Reach (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
40'
 
Foul by Demarai Gray (Birmingham City).
38'
 
Delay over. They are ready to continue.
37'
Delay in match Paul Robinson (Birmingham City) because of an injury.
36'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Paul Robinson.
33'
 
Middlesbrough Goal
Goal! Middlesbrough 1, Birmingham City 0. Daniel Ayala (Middlesbrough) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Grant Leadbitter with a cross following a corner.

Bottom Right

33'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Jonathan Grounds.
31'
 
Attempt missed. Lee Novak (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Demarai Gray with a cross following a corner.
31'
 
Foul by Grant Hall (Birmingham City).
31'
 
Grant Leadbitter (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
30'
 
Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by George Friend.
29'
 
Attempt missed. Lee Tomlin (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.
24'
 
Offside, Middlesbrough. Kenneth Omeruo tries a through ball, but Albert Adomah is caught offside.
21'
 
Attempt missed. Kike (Middlesbrough) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Lee Tomlin.
20'
 
Attempt blocked. Lee Tomlin (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
20'
 
Attempt blocked. Lee Tomlin (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
19'
 
Foul by Andrew Shinnie (Birmingham City).
19'
 
George Friend (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the left wing.
18'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Jonathan Grounds.
17'
 
Foul by Stephen Gleeson (Birmingham City).
17'
 
Albert Adomah (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the right wing.
16'
 
Attempt missed. Demarai Gray (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.
16'
 
Foul by Dean Whitehead (Middlesbrough).
16'
 
Demarai Gray (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
12'
 
Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Wes Thomas.
10'
 
Foul by Neal Eardley (Birmingham City).
10'
 
Albert Adomah (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the right wing.
8'
 
Attempt missed. Lee Tomlin (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by George Friend.
5'
 
Demarai Gray (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
5'
 
Foul by George Friend (Middlesbrough).
4'
 
Middlesbrough Substitution
Substitution, Middlesbrough. Kenneth Omeruo replaces Ben Gibson because of an injury.
2'
 
Delay over. They are ready to continue.
1'
Delay in match Ben Gibson (Middlesbrough) because of an injury.
First Half begins.
0
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

Starting Line-ups

Middlesbrough
Birmingham City
    • 40
      Tomás Mejías
    • 3
      Friend
    • 4
      Ayala
    • 6
      Gibson
    • Seb Hines
    • 7
      C
      Leadbitter
    • 18
      Whitehead
    • 20
      Reach
    • 10
      Tomlin
    • 27
      Adomah
    • 9
      Kike
Team Manager:  Aitor Karanka
    • 10
      Thomas
    • 12
      Novak
    • 33
      Gray
    • 22
      Shinnie
    • Edgar
    • 8
      Gleeson
    • 2
      Eardley
    • Hall
    • 3
      Grounds
    • 4
      C
      Robinson
    • 1
      Randolph
Team Manager:  Gary Rowett
Substitutes
Players Sub Time
Substitutes
Players Sub Time
Goalkeepers
GOALKEEPERS
Goalkeepers G SAV GC GK FC FS Y R PEN Mins
Tomás Mejías 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 90
Defenders
DEFENDERS
Defenders G GA SHO TA CLR COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
D. Ayala 1 0 2 0 6 0 2 1 1 0 0 90
Seb Hines 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 90
G. Friend 0 0 2 3 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 90
B. Gibson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Midfielders
MIDFIELDERS
Midfielders G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
D. Whitehead 0 0 0 49 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 90
G. Leadbitter 0 1 0 45 0 10 0 1 0 0 0 90
A. Reach 0 0 0 29 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 90
L. Tomlin 0 0 2 34 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 87
A. Adomah 0 0 2 10 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 67
Forwards
FORWARDS
Forwards G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
Kike 1 0 4 27 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 90
Goalkeepers
GOALKEEPERS
Goalkeepers G SAV GC GK FC FS Y R PEN Mins
D. Randolph 0 6 2 10 0 0 0 0 0 90
Defenders
DEFENDERS
Defenders G GA SHO TA CLR COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
J. Grounds 0 0 0 1 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 90
N. Eardley 0 0 0 3 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 90
G. Hall 0 0 0 4 9 0 2 1 0 0 0 90
P. Robinson 0 0 0 2 10 0 1 1 0 0 0 90
Midfielders
MIDFIELDERS
Midfielders G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
D. Edgar 0 0 0 44 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 90
S. Gleeson 0 0 1 43 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 90
A. Shinnie 0 0 0 18 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 55
Forwards
FORWARDS
Forwards G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
L. Novak 0 0 1 32 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 90
D. Gray 0 0 1 16 1 2 2 3 0 0 0 90
W. Thomas 0 0 1 19 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 67