Birmingham City
No. Name
Saves 5
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 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
8 Craig Gardner  77'
Goals 1
  • Shots 5
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 1 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 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 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 4
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Nikola Zigic  23'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
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
  • 4
    • Carlos Tevez Goal
  • 23
    • Nikola Zigic Goal
  • 27
    • Nigel de Jong Yellow Card
  • 37
    • On: Kolo Touré | Off: Micah Richards
  • 41
    • Aleksandar Kolarov Goal - Free-kick
  • 45+2
    • Aleksandar Kolarov Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 45
    • On: Patrick Vieira | Off: Nigel de Jong
  • 70
    • On: Kevin Phillips | Off: Cameron Jerome
  • 75
    • On: Jean Beauséjour | Off: Lee Bowyer
  • 77
    • Craig Gardner Penalty - Scored
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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Match Commentary

- Match ends, Birmingham City 2, Manchester City 2.
90' Second Half ends, Birmingham City 2, Manchester City 2.
90' Attempt missed. Aleksandar Kolarov (Manchester City) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner from a direct free kick.
90' Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
90' Foul by Roger Johnson (Birmingham City).
90' Jerome Boateng (Manchester City) wins a free kick in his own half.
90' Foul by Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City).
90' Attempt saved. Roger Johnson (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by David Bentley with a cross.
90' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Joe Hart.
90' Attempt saved. Kevin Phillips (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by David Bentley with a headed pass.
89' Foul by David Silva (Manchester City).
89' Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.
87' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
86' Delay in match Joe Hart (Manchester City) because of an injury.
84' Foul by David Silva (Manchester City).
84' Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.
83' Attempt blocked. David Bentley (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
82' Foul by Patrick Vieira (Manchester City).
82' Kevin Phillips (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
81' Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Martin Jiránek.
79' Attempt missed. David Silva (Manchester City) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.
77' Goal! Birmingham City 2, Manchester City 2. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the top left corner.
76' Penalty conceded by Patrick Vieira (Manchester City) after a foul in the penalty area.
76' Penalty Birmingham City. Kevin Phillips draws a foul in the penalty area.
75' Substitution, Birmingham City. Jean Beausejour midfielder replaces Lee Bowyer.
75' Offside, Birmingham City. Barry Ferguson tries a through ball, but Nikola Zigic is caught offside.
73' Attempt saved. Aleksandar Kolarov (Manchester City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
72' Attempt blocked. David Silva (Manchester City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jerome Boateng.
72' Attempt saved. Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by David Silva.
71' Offside, Manchester City. Carlos Tévez tries a through ball, but Aleksandar Kolarov is caught offside.
70' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Kolo Touré.
70' Substitution, Birmingham City. Kevin Phillips forward replaces Cameron Jerome.
67' Kolo Touré (Manchester City) wins a free kick in his own half.
67' Foul by Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City).
66' Attempt saved. Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by David Silva.
65' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Jerome Boateng.
64' Attempt blocked. Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.
64' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Aleksandar Kolarov.
62' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
62' Delay in match Kolo Touré (Manchester City) because of an injury.
59' Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Martin Jiránek.
57' Attempt missed. Roger Johnson (Birmingham City) header from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by David Bentley with a cross following a set piece situation.
57' Attempt missed. Martin Jiránek (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Craig Gardner following a set piece situation.
56' Foul by Jerome Boateng (Manchester City).
56' Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
55' Joe Hart (Manchester City) wins a free kick in his own half.
55' Foul by Roger Johnson (Birmingham City).
55' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Vincent Kompany.
54' Foul by Vincent Kompany (Manchester City).
54' Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
54' Attempt saved. Jerome Boateng (Manchester City) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Edin Dzeko.
52' Attempt missed. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by David Bentley.
51' Attempt missed. David Bentley (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Roger Johnson.
48' Foul by Vincent Kompany (Manchester City).
48' Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
46' Attempt missed. David Bentley (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Barry Ferguson.
- Second Half begins Birmingham City 1, Manchester City 2.
45' Substitution, Manchester City. Patrick Vieira midfielder replaces Nigel de Jong.
45' First Half ends, Birmingham City 1, Manchester City 2.
45' Attempt missed. Jerome Boateng (Manchester City) left footed shot from long range on the right is high and wide to the left. Assisted by David Silva.
45' Attempt blocked. David Silva (Manchester City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
45' Aleksandar Kolarov (Manchester City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
45' Foul by Aleksandar Kolarov (Manchester City).
45' David Bentley (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
42' Foul by David Silva (Manchester City).
42' Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
41' Goal! Birmingham City 1, Manchester City 2. Aleksandar Kolarov (Manchester City) from a free kick with a left footed shot to the bottom left corner.
40' Edin Dzeko (Manchester City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
40' Foul by Craig Gardner (Birmingham City).
39' Attempt blocked. Edin Dzeko (Manchester City) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Carlos Tévez.
37' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
37' Substitution, Manchester City. Kolo Touré defender replaces Micah Richards because of an injury.
31' Delay in match Micah Richards (Manchester City) because of an injury.
31' Attempt blocked. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
30' Foul by Gareth Barry (Manchester City).
30' David Bentley (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
30' Offside, Manchester City. Aleksandar Kolarov tries a through ball, but Carlos Tévez is caught offside.
29' Attempt missed. Edin Dzeko (Manchester City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Gareth Barry.
28' Attempt blocked. Aleksandar Kolarov (Manchester City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
28' Micah Richards (Manchester City) wins a free kick on the right wing.
28' Foul by Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City).
27' Nigel de Jong (Manchester City) is shown the yellow card.
27' Attempt missed. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Nikola Zigic following a fast break.
23' Goal! Birmingham City 1, Manchester City 1. Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by David Bentley with a cross following a set piece situation.
23' Foul by Jerome Boateng (Manchester City).
23' Martin Jiránek (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
19' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
17' Delay in match Barry Ferguson (Birmingham City) because of an injury.
17' Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) wins a free kick in his own half.
17' Foul by Craig Gardner (Birmingham City).
16' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Joe Hart.
16' Attempt saved. Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.
16' Attempt missed. Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Stephen Carr with a cross.
13' Attempt missed. Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by David Bentley with a cross.
12' David Silva (Manchester City) wins a free kick in his own half.
12' Foul by Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City).
11' Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by David Bentley.
10' Corner, Manchester City. Conceded by Liam Ridgewell.
10' Attempt blocked. David Bentley (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
9' Foul by Micah Richards (Manchester City).
9' Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
9' Attempt saved. Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by James Milner.
5' Nigel de Jong (Manchester City) wins a free kick in his own half.
5' Dangerous play by Craig Gardner (Birmingham City).
4' Goal! Birmingham City 0, Manchester City 1. Carlos Tévez (Manchester City) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by David Silva.
1' Attempt missed. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Martin Jiránek.
- First Half begins.
- Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

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2 Arsenal 38 +29 71
3 Tottenham Hotspur 38 +34 70
4 Manchester City 38 +30 66
5 Manchester United 38 +14 66
6 Southampton 38 +18 63
7 West Ham United 38 +14 62
8 Liverpool 38 +13 60
9 Stoke City 38 -14 51
10 Chelsea 38 +6 50
11 Everton 38 +4 47
12 Swansea City 38 -10 47
13 Watford 38 -10 45
14 West Bromwich Albion 38 -14 43
15 Crystal Palace 38 -12 42
16 AFC Bournemouth 38 -22 42
17 Sunderland 38 -14 39
18 Newcastle United 38 -21 37
19 Norwich City 38 -28 34
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