ENGLISH LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

St Andrews Stadium, England

Referee: D Whitestone | Attendance: 13409

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Birmingham City

  • Paul Caddis 43' PEN

1 - 2

FT

Reading

  • Jobi McAnuff 39'
  • Jobi McAnuff 82'
  • 90'

    End of the game

  • 90'

    The referee has signaled the end of the second half

  • 90'

    Darren Randolph (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 90'

    Garath McCleary commits a foul on Jordan Ibe resulting on a free kick for Birmingham City

  • 90'

    Danny Guthrie (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 90'

    Callum Reilly commits a foul on Nick Blackman resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 90'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 90'

    Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick

  • 90'

    Kaspars Gorkss blocks the shot

  • 90'

    Chris Burke hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 90'

    Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Attacking)

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Defending)

  • 90'

    Jobi McAnuff clears the ball from danger.

  • 90'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 90'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 90'

    Alex McCarthy makes the save (Parry)

  • 90'

    Nikola Zigic hits a good header. Outcome: save

  • 90'

    Chris Burke crosses the ball.

  • 89'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 89'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Defending)

  • 89'

    Alex McCarthy (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 88'

    Offside called on Federico Macheda

  • 88'

    Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.

  • 88'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 87'

    Jobi McAnuff crosses the ball.

  • 87'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 87'

    Reading makes a sub: Nick Blackman enters for Royston Drenthe. Reason: Tactical

  • 85'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 84'

    Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.

  • 84'

    Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.

  • 84'

    Paul Robinson (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 84'

    Offside called on Pavel Pogrebnyak

  • 82'

    Goal!! Jobi McAnuff hits a left footed shot high through the middle from the centre 6 yard and scores!! Reading now leads 2 - 1

  • 82'

    Jobi McAnuff hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 82'

    That last goal was assisted by Chris Gunter

  • 82'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 81'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 81'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 80'

    Pavel Pogrebnyak hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 80'

    Darren Randolph makes the save (Fumble)

  • 80'

    Chris Gunter hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 80'

    Jobi McAnuff hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 80'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 79'

    Jonathan Spector crosses the ball.

  • 79'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Attacking)

  • 79'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 78'

    Alex Pearce hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 78'

    Danny Guthrie crosses the ball.

  • 78'

    Danny Guthrie (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross

  • 78'

    Paul Robinson commits a foul on Royston Drenthe resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 78'

    Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick

  • 77'

    Jordan Ibe hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 77'

    Darren Randolph (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 77'

    Offside called on Pavel Pogrebnyak

  • 77'

    Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Attacking)

  • 76'

    Birmingham City makes a sub: Nikola Zigic enters for Andrew Shinnie. Reason: Tactical

  • 75'

    Andrew Shinnie crosses the ball.

  • 74'

    Jordan Obita blocks the shot

  • 74'

    Federico Macheda hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 74'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 74'

    Tyler Blackett crosses the ball.

  • 74'

    Jobi McAnuff blocks the shot

  • 74'

    Jordan Ibe hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 73'

    Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.

  • 73'

    Chris Burke crosses the ball.

  • 73'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 73'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 72'

    Jordan Obita hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 72'

    Chris Gunter crosses the ball.

  • 72'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 72'

    Hope Akpan (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 72'

    Will Packwood commits a foul on Pavel Pogrebnyak resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 72'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 71'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 71'

    Alex Pearce (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 71'

    Jordan Ibe is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 71'

    Jordan Ibe commits a foul on Chris Gunter resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 70'

    Chris Burke crosses the ball.

  • 70'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 70'

    Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.

  • 70'

    Chris Burke hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 70'

    Alex McCarthy makes the save (Parry)

  • 69'

    Jonathan Spector clears the ball from danger.

  • 69'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 69'

    Alex Pearce hits a header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 69'

    Danny Guthrie crosses the ball.

  • 69'

    Darren Randolph clears the ball from danger.

  • 69'

    Paul Robinson blocks the clearance

  • 69'

    Kaspars Gorkss hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 68'

    Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.

  • 68'

    Chris Burke crosses the ball.

  • 68'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 67'

    Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick

  • 67'

    Darren Randolph (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 67'

    Danny Guthrie is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 66'

    Danny Guthrie commits a foul on Chris Burke resulting on a free kick for Birmingham City

  • 66'

    Darren Randolph (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 65'

    Offside called on Pavel Pogrebnyak

  • 65'

    Royston Drenthe crosses the ball.

  • 65'

    Federico Macheda hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: hit bar

  • 65'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 64'

    Federico Macheda crosses the ball.

  • 64'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 64'

    Paul Caddis clears the ball from danger.

  • 63'

    Jordan Obita (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 63'

    Federico Macheda commits a foul on Danny Guthrie resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 63'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 62'

    Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Attacking)

  • 61'

    Tyler Blackett clears the ball from danger.

  • 61'

    Alex McCarthy makes the save (Catch)

  • 61'

    Chris Burke hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 61'

    Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.

  • 61'

    Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.

  • 61'

    Chris Burke crosses the ball.

  • 60'

    Hope Akpan clears the ball from danger.

  • 59'

    Garath McCleary blocks the shot

  • 59'

    Chris Burke hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 59'

    Jordan Ibe crosses the ball.

  • 59'

    Paul Caddis blocks the shot

  • 59'

    Garath McCleary hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 58'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 58'

    Jordan Obita clears the ball from danger.

  • 58'

    Throw-in: Andrew Shinnie takes it (Attacking)

  • 58'

    Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick

  • 57'

    Andrew Shinnie hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 57'

    Chris Burke crosses the ball.

  • 57'

    Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)

  • 57'

    Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.

  • 57'

    Jonathan Spector crosses the ball.

  • 57'

    Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.

  • 56'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 56'

    Royston Drenthe crosses the ball.

  • 56'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 56'

    Royston Drenthe crosses the ball.

  • 56'

    Royston Drenthe crosses the ball.

  • 56'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 56'

    Kaspars Gorkss (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 55'

    Offside called on Federico Macheda

  • 55'

    Callum Reilly clears the ball from danger.

  • 55'

    Paul Caddis clears the ball from danger.

  • 55'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 55'

    Alex McCarthy takes a short goal kick

  • 55'

    Reading makes a sub: Pavel Pogrebnyak enters for Adam Le Fondre. Reason: Tactical

  • 55'

    Reading makes a sub: Garath McCleary enters for Hal Robson-Kanu. Reason: Tactical

  • 54'

    Callum Reilly hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 54'

    Federico Macheda hits a good header. Outcome: save

  • 54'

    Paul Caddis crosses the ball.

  • 54'

    Alex McCarthy makes the save (Parry)

  • 54'

    Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.

  • 54'

    Paul Caddis crosses the ball.

  • 53'

    Jordan Ibe crosses the ball.

  • 53'

    Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.

  • 53'

    Callum Reilly clears the ball from danger.

  • 53'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 53'

    Hope Akpan clears the ball from danger.

  • 53'

    Paul Robinson (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 52'

    Hope Akpan commits a foul on Jonathan Spector resulting on a free kick for Birmingham City

  • 52'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Defending)

  • 52'

    Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Attacking)

  • 51'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Attacking)

  • 51'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 49'

    Darren Randolph (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 49'

    Adam Le Fondre commits a foul on Will Packwood resulting on a free kick for Birmingham City

  • 49'

    Alex McCarthy (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 49'

    Offside called on Federico Macheda

  • 49'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Defending)

  • 48'

    Tyler Blackett crosses the ball.

  • 48'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Attacking)

  • 47'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Attacking)

  • 47'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 47'

    Jordan Ibe crosses the ball.

  • 47'

    Jordan Ibe (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Cross

  • 47'

    Royston Drenthe commits a foul on Andrew Shinnie resulting on a free kick for Birmingham City

  • 46'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Attacking)

  • 46'

    Darren Randolph (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 46'

    Offside called on Royston Drenthe

  • 46'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 46'

    Birmingham City makes a sub: Jordan Ibe enters for Lee Novak. Reason: Injury

  • 45'

    The second half is under way

  • 45'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 45'

    Chris Burke clears the ball from danger.

  • 45'

    Jonathan Spector clears the ball from danger.

  • 45'

    Jobi McAnuff curls a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 45'

    Danny Guthrie (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 45'

    Callum Reilly commits a foul on Hal Robson-Kanu resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 45'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Attacking)

  • 45'

    The referee has signaled the end of the first half

  • 45'

    Paul Caddis clears the ball from danger.

  • 45'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 45'

    Throw-in: Jordan Obita takes it (Attacking)

  • 45'

    Tyler Blackett clears the ball from danger.

  • 45'

    Alex McCarthy takes a short goal kick

  • 45'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Attacking)

  • 44'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 43'

    Paul Caddis hits the penalty kick with his right foot to the lower right corner and scores!!

  • 42'

    Kaspars Gorkss commits a foul on Callum Reilly resulting on a penalty for Birmingham City

  • 42'

    Paul Caddis crosses the ball.

  • 42'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 42'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Attacking)

  • 41'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 41'

    Hope Akpan hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 39'

    Goal!! Jobi McAnuff hits a right footed shot to the lower left corner from the centre penalty area and scores!! Reading now leads 1 - 0

  • 39'

    Jobi McAnuff hits an impressive right footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 39'

    Royston Drenthe crosses the ball.

  • 39'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Defending)

  • 38'

    Throw-in: Tyler Blackett takes it (Defending)

  • 38'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 38'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 38'

    Chris Burke crosses the ball.

  • 37'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 37'

    Chris Burke crosses the ball.

  • 37'

    Kaspars Gorkss blocks the shot

  • 37'

    Federico Macheda hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 36'

    Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)

  • 36'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 35'

    Chris Gunter curls a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 35'

    Throw-in: Jordan Obita takes it (Attacking)

  • 35'

    Royston Drenthe clears the ball from danger.

  • 35'

    Paul Caddis crosses the ball.

  • 35'

    Throw-in: Chris Burke takes it (Attacking)

  • 34'

    Jordan Obita clears the ball from danger.

  • 34'

    Lee Novak hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 34'

    Alex Pearce blocks the shot

  • 34'

    Paul Caddis crosses the ball.

  • 34'

    Throw-in: Jordan Obita takes it (Defending)

  • 33'

    Kaspars Gorkss blocks the shot

  • 33'

    Callum Reilly hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 33'

    Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick

  • 33'

    Andrew Shinnie hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 32'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 32'

    Paul Robinson (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 31'

    Hal Robson-Kanu commits a foul on Callum Reilly resulting on a free kick for Birmingham City

  • 31'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 31'

    Alex McCarthy (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 30'

    Offside called on Federico Macheda

  • 30'

    Hope Akpan (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 30'

    Will Packwood commits a foul on Adam Le Fondre resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 30'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 30'

    Throw-in: Jordan Obita takes it (Attacking)

  • 29'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 29'

    Chris Burke crosses the ball.

  • 29'

    Birmingham City makes a sub: Tyler Blackett enters for Emyr Huws. Reason: Injury

  • 28'

    Federico Macheda hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 28'

    Alex McCarthy makes the save (Parry)

  • 28'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 28'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 28'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 27'

    Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)

  • 27'

    Lee Novak hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 26'

    Alex Pearce blocks the shot

  • 26'

    Lee Novak hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 26'

    Alex Pearce blocks the shot

  • 26'

    Chris Gunter clears the ball from danger.

  • 26'

    Chris Gunter (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 26'

    Andrew Shinnie commits a foul on Royston Drenthe resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 26'

    Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)

  • 26'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 25'

    Royston Drenthe curls a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 25'

    Andrew Shinnie blocks the shot

  • 25'

    Royston Drenthe hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 25'

    Royston Drenthe (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Shot

  • 24'

    Andrew Shinnie commits a foul on Royston Drenthe resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 24'

    Throw-in: Jordan Obita takes it (Attacking)

  • 24'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 24'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 24'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Defending)

  • 22'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 22'

    Throw-in: Adam Le Fondre takes it (Attacking)

  • 19'

    Throw-in: Jordan Obita takes it (Defending)

  • 18'

    Throw-in: Chris Gunter takes it (Defending)

  • 18'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 17'

    Royston Drenthe hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 17'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 16'

    Royston Drenthe hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 16'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 15'

    Throw-in: Jordan Obita takes it (Defending)

  • 15'

    Hope Akpan crosses the ball.

  • 14'

    Alex Pearce (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 14'

    Paul Robinson commits a foul on Hal Robson-Kanu resulting on a free kick for Reading

  • 14'

    Darren Randolph (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 13'

    Hal Robson-Kanu commits a foul on Will Packwood resulting on a free kick for Birmingham City

  • 12'

    Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick

  • 11'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 10'

    Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.

  • 10'

    Throw-in: Callum Reilly takes it (Defending)

  • 9'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 9'

    Darren Randolph takes a long goal kick

  • 8'

    Adam Le Fondre hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 8'

    Jobi McAnuff crosses the ball.

  • 8'

    Darren Randolph (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 7'

    Hal Robson-Kanu commits a foul on Callum Reilly resulting on a free kick for Birmingham City

  • 7'

    Kaspars Gorkss clears the ball from danger.

  • 7'

    Darren Randolph (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Pass

  • 7'

    Offside called on Adam Le Fondre

  • 7'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 6'

    Paul Robinson clears the ball from danger.

  • 6'

    Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick

  • 6'

    Lee Novak hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 6'

    Alex Pearce clears the ball from danger.

  • 6'

    Emyr Huws (Birmingham City) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 5'

    Hope Akpan commits a foul on Emyr Huws resulting on a free kick for Birmingham City

  • 5'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 5'

    Jordan Obita clears the ball from danger.

  • 5'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 5'

    Will Packwood clears the ball from danger.

  • 5'

    Paul Caddis clears the ball from danger.

  • 4'

    Alex McCarthy takes a long goal kick

  • 3'

    Throw-in: Paul Caddis takes it (Attacking)

  • 3'

    Jordan Obita (Reading) takes a freekick. Outcome: Open Play

  • 1'

    Paul Robinson commits a foul on Hal Robson-Kanu resulting on a free kick for Reading

  •  

    Game on!

COMPLETE TEAM CLOSE X
Goal Shot Video
  •  
  • Shots (on goal)

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Birmingham City

  • 21(6)

  • -

  • 11

  • 43%

    57%

  • Reading

  • 18(4)

  • -

  • 10

Birmingham City

Line-up
POS No Name

G

1 Darren Randolph

D

4 Paul Robinson

D

14 Will Packwood

D

17 Callum Reilly

D

31 Paul Caddis

M

7 Chris Burke

M

12 Lee Novak
M
8 Jordan Ibe

M

22 Andrew Shinnie
F
19 Nikola Zigic

M

23 Jonathan Spector

M

36 Emyr Huws
D
37 Tyler Blackett

F

9 Federico Macheda
 
Substitutes
POS No Name
G 13 Colin Doyle
D 37 Tyler Blackett
M 8 Jordan Ibe
M 20 Oliver Lee
M 35 Albert Rusnak
F 11 Peter Lovenkrands
F 19 Nikola Zigic

Match Stats

  • Birmingham City
  • Reading
21(6) Shots (on goal) 18(4)
11 Fouls 10
0 Corner kicks 0
4 Offsides 5
43% Time of Possession 57%
1 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
1 Saves 5
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