Sunderland
No. Name
Saves 8
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 1
  • Shots 3
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Darren Bent  5' 11'
Goals 2
  • Shots 5
  • 4 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 5
    • Darren Bent Goal
  • 11
    • Darren Bent Goal
  • 43
    • Craig Gardner Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 60
    • On: James McFadden | Off: Keith Fahey
  • 60
    • On: Kevin Phillips | Off: Cristian Benitez
  • 60
    • Cameron Jerome Goal
  • 72
    • On: Phillip Bardsley | Off: John Mensah
  • 72
    • On: Jordan Henderson | Off: Benjani Mwaruwari
  • 72
    • On: Lee Bowyer | Off: Michel
  • 80
    • On: Lee Cattermole | Off: Steed Malbranque
  • 88
    • Fraizer Campbell Goal
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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Match Commentary

- Match ends, Sunderland 3, Birmingham City 1.
90' Second Half ends, Sunderland 3, Birmingham City 1.
90' Foul by James McFadden (Birmingham City).
90' Alan Hutton (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.
90' Attempt missed. James McFadden (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.
90' Attempt saved. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) header from very close range is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Stephen Carr with a cross.
88' Goal! Sunderland 3, Birmingham City 1. Fraizer Campbell (Sunderland) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jordan Henderson with a cross.
87' Roger Johnson (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.
87' Foul by Lee Cattermole (Sunderland).
87' Attempt blocked. Lee Cattermole (Sunderland) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Fraizer Campbell.
86' Attempt blocked. Darren Bent (Sunderland) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Lee Cattermole.
83' Foul by Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City).
83' David Meyler (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.
81' Attempt missed. Kevin Phillips (Birmingham City) header from the left side of the six yard box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Joe Hart following a set piece situation.
80' Roger Johnson (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.
80' Foul by Darren Bent (Sunderland).
80' Substitution, Sunderland. Lee Cattermole midfielder replaces Steed Malbranque.
79' Attempt missed. Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City) header from the left side of the six yard box is too high. Assisted by James McFadden with a cross following a corner.
79' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Michael Turner.
78' Attempt blocked. Kevin Phillips (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by James McFadden.
78' Attempt blocked. Stephen Carr (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Craig Gardner.
77' Roger Johnson (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.
77' Foul by Darren Bent (Sunderland).
76' Attempt missed. James McFadden (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Lee Bowyer.
73' Attempt saved. Darren Bent (Sunderland) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Kieran Richardson with a cross.
72' Substitution, Birmingham City. Lee Bowyer midfielder replaces Michel.
72' Substitution, Sunderland. Jordan Henderson midfielder replaces Benjani.
72' Substitution, Sunderland. Phillip Bardsley defender replaces John Mensah because of an injury.
71' Attempt missed. Roger Johnson (Birmingham City) header from very close range is too high. Assisted by James McFadden with a cross following a corner.
71' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Craig Gordon.
71' Attempt saved. Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner.
70' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by David Meyler.
69' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by John Mensah.
69' Attempt blocked. Kevin Phillips (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Liam Ridgewell.
69' Michel (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
69' Foul by Alan Hutton (Sunderland).
68' Attempt blocked. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
68' Stephen Carr (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
68' Foul by John Mensah (Sunderland).
64' Foul by James McFadden (Birmingham City).
64' Fraizer Campbell (Sunderland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
62' Foul by Michel (Birmingham City).
62' David Meyler (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.
60' Goal! Sunderland 2, Birmingham City 1. Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Michel with a through ball following a fast break.
60' Substitution, Birmingham City. Kevin Phillips forward replaces Cristian Benitez.
60' Substitution, Birmingham City. James McFadden forward replaces Keith Fahey.
59' Attempt saved. Stephen Carr (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
59' Attempt saved. Cristian Benitez (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Stephen Carr.
57' Foul by Craig Gardner (Birmingham City).
57' Kieran Richardson (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.
55' Attempt missed. Roger Johnson (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Keith Fahey with a cross following a corner.
55' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Craig Gordon.
55' Attempt blocked. Scott Dann (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Keith Fahey with a cross.
54' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Craig Gordon.
54' Attempt saved. Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Craig Gardner with a through ball.
53' Attempt blocked. Stephen Carr (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Stephen Carr.
48' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
47' Delay in match John Mensah (Sunderland) because of an injury.
- Second Half begins Sunderland 2, Birmingham City 0.
45' First Half ends, Sunderland 2, Birmingham City 0.
45' Attempt missed. Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Liam Ridgewell with a cross.
45' David Meyler (Sunderland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
45' Foul by Michel (Birmingham City).
44' Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Scott Dann.
43' Attempt blocked. Darren Bent (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
43' Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card.
42' Steed Malbranque (Sunderland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
42' Foul by Barry Ferguson (Birmingham City).
42' Attempt missed. Steed Malbranque (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Kieran Richardson following a set piece situation.
41' Fraizer Campbell (Sunderland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
41' Foul by Scott Dann (Birmingham City).
38' Attempt missed. Steed Malbranque (Sunderland) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is too high.
38' Attempt saved. Kieran Richardson (Sunderland) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner.
37' Attempt missed. Alan Hutton (Sunderland) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Steed Malbranque with a cross following a corner.
37' Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Roger Johnson.
34' Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Barry Ferguson.
30' Attempt missed. Michel (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Keith Fahey following a corner.
30' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Craig Gordon.
30' Attempt saved. Cristian Benitez (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Stephen Carr with a cross.
26' Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Roger Johnson.
24' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Craig Gordon.
24' Attempt saved. Keith Fahey (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Cameron Jerome.
23' Attempt missed. Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Keith Fahey with a cross following a corner.
23' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Craig Gordon.
23' Attempt saved. Keith Fahey (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Barry Ferguson.
22' Attempt blocked. Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Cristian Benitez.
21' Foul by Kieran Richardson (Sunderland).
21' Cristian Benitez (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
21' Kieran Richardson (Sunderland) wins a free kick in his own half.
21' Foul by Michel (Birmingham City).
20' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by John Mensah.
20' Foul by Michael Turner (Sunderland).
20' Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
19' Attempt blocked. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Stephen Carr.
16' Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Joe Hart.
16' Attempt saved. Fraizer Campbell (Sunderland) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
16' Attempt blocked. Steed Malbranque (Sunderland) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Alan Hutton.
15' Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Barry Ferguson.
15' Attempt blocked. Alan Hutton (Sunderland) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Kieran Richardson.
15' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
14' Delay in match Darren Bent (Sunderland) because of an injury.
14' Attempt blocked. Fraizer Campbell (Sunderland) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
11' Goal! Sunderland 2, Birmingham City 0. Darren Bent (Sunderland) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Steed Malbranque.
8' Offside, Sunderland. David Meyler tries a through ball, but Benjani is caught offside.
8' Corner, Sunderland. Conceded by Roger Johnson.
7' Offside, Sunderland. Anton Ferdinand tries a through ball, but Benjani is caught offside.
5' Goal! Sunderland 1, Birmingham City 0. Darren Bent (Sunderland) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.
5' Attempt blocked. Benjani (Sunderland) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Fraizer Campbell.
3' Foul by Benjani (Sunderland).
3' Michel (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.
- First Half begins.
- Lineups are announced and players are warming up

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