• Date:Sat 28th Apr
  • Kick-off:12:30
  • Venue:St. Andrews
  • Attendance:25,516
  • Referee:Robert Madley
  • Rooney (24) , Elliott (75) Pen

Birmingham City vs Reading


Birmingham City

13 Colin Doyle
6 Curtis Davies
3 David Murphy 37
3 Peter Ramage
5 Pablo Ibanez
8 Guirane N'Daw (Burke 70)
15 Wade Elliott
22 Nathan Redmond
27 Morgaro Gomis
17 Andros Townsend
19 Nikola Zigic (Rooney 19)
Substitutes
7 Christopher Burke
10 Erik Huseklepp
9 Adam Rooney
22 Jack Butland
9 Marlon King

Reading

1 Adam Federici
12 Matthew Connolly (Cummings 62) 55
5 Alex Pearce
14 Ian Harte
17 Kaspars Gorkss
8 Mikele Leigertwood (Gunnarsson 71)
11 Jobi McAnuff
18 Jay Tabb
19 Hal Robson-Kanu
9 Simon Church
9 Adam Le Fondre
Substitutes
27 Joseph Mills
21 Alex McCarthy
26 Brynjar Gunnarsson
10 Noel Hunt
24 Shaun Cummings
  • 90 Corner, Birmingham City.
  • 90 Second Half ends, Birmingham City 2, Reading 0.
  • 90 Penalty saved! Wade Elliott (Birmingham City) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom left corner.
  • 90 Penalty conceded by Hal Robson-Kanu (Reading) after a foul in the penalty area.
  • 90 Penalty Birmingham City. Chris Burke draws a foul in the penalty area.
  • 90 Attempt saved. Nathan Redmond (Birmingham City) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved.
  • 88 Hal Robson-Kanu (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 88 Foul by Chris Burke (Birmingham City).
  • 88 Attempt missed. Brynjar Gunnarsson (Reading) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.
  • 85 Foul by Morgaro Gomis (Birmingham City).
  • 85 Simon Church (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 84 Corner, Birmingham City.
  • 83 Andros Townsend (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
  • 83 Foul by Brynjar Gunnarsson (Reading).
  • 83 Attempt blocked. Andros Townsend (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 81 Foul by Brynjar Gunnarsson (Reading).
  • 81 Nathan Redmond (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
  • 76 Adam Le Fondre (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 76 Foul by Morgaro Gomis (Birmingham City).
  • 75 Goal! Birmingham City 2, Reading 0. Wade Elliott (Birmingham City) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the top left corner.
  • 74 Penalty conceded by Jay Tabb (Reading) with a hand ball in the penalty area.
  • 71 Substitution, Reading. Brynjar Gunnarsson replaces Mikele Leigertwood.
  • 71 Foul by Mikele Leigertwood (Reading).
  • 71 David Murphy (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
  • 70 Substitution, Birmingham City. Chris Burke replaces Guirane N'Daw.
  • 68 Foul by Morgaro Gomis (Birmingham City).
  • 68 Mikele Leigertwood (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 66 Guirane N'Daw (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
  • 66 Foul by Jay Tabb (Reading).
  • 66 Penalty saved! Ian Harte (Reading) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, left footed shot saved in the bottom left corner.
  • 64 Corner, Reading.
  • 64 Penalty Reading. Alex Pearce draws a foul in the penalty area.
  • 64 Penalty conceded by Guirane N'Daw (Birmingham City) after a foul in the penalty area.
  • 62 Foul by Guirane N'Daw (Birmingham City).
  • 62 Simon Church (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 62 Substitution, Reading. Shaun Cummings replaces Matthew Connolly.
  • 61 Foul by Adam Le Fondre (Reading).
  • 61 Guirane N'Daw (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
  • 60 Jay Tabb (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 60 Foul by Peter Ramage (Birmingham City).
  • 55 Andros Townsend (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
  • 55 Foul by Matthew Connolly (Reading).
  • 55 Matthew Connolly (Reading) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 53 Foul by Simon Church (Reading).
  • 53 David Murphy (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
  • 50 Attempt missed. Wade Elliott (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Andros Townsend with a cross.
  • 49 Attempt missed. Jobi McAnuff (Reading) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Adam Le Fondre with a cross.
  • 45 Corner, Reading.
  • 45 Corner, Birmingham City.
  • 45 Andros Townsend (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
  • 45 Foul by Hal Robson-Kanu (Reading).
  • 45 Pablo Ibáñez (Birmingham City) hits the woodwork with a header from the centre of the box. Assisted by Wade Elliott with a cross.
  • 45 First Half ends, Birmingham City 1, Reading 0.
  • 43 Mikele Leigertwood (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 43 Foul by Andros Townsend (Birmingham City).
  • 42 Corner, Reading.
  • 42 Attempt saved. Adam Le Fondre (Reading) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved.
  • 37 David Murphy (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 37 Foul by David Murphy (Birmingham City).
  • 37 Jobi McAnuff (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 35 Pablo Ibáñez (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
  • 35 Foul by Alex Pearce (Reading).
  • 34 Corner, Reading.
  • 34 Foul by Morgaro Gomis (Birmingham City).
  • 34 Jay Tabb (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 32 Attempt blocked. Wade Elliott (Birmingham City) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is blocked.
  • 30 Attempt missed. Nathan Redmond (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.
  • 30 Corner, Birmingham City.
  • 28 Foul by Guirane N'Daw (Birmingham City).
  • 28 Jay Tabb (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 24 Goal! Birmingham City 1, Reading 0. Adam Rooney (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Nathan Redmond.
  • 19 Substitution, Birmingham City. Adam Rooney replaces Nikola Zigic.
  • 19 Attempt missed. Simon Church (Reading) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.
  • 17 Attempt missed. Nathan Redmond (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.
  • 16 Attempt saved. Curtis Davies (Birmingham City) header from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Andros Townsend with a cross.
  • 15 Foul by Hal Robson-Kanu (Reading).
  • 15 Wade Elliott (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
  • 12 Foul by Guirane N'Daw (Birmingham City).
  • 12 Jay Tabb (Reading) wins a free kick.
  • 7 Attempt saved. Andros Townsend (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.
  • 4 Corner, Reading.
  • 0 First Half begins.
  • 0 Second Half begins Birmingham City 1, Reading 0.
  • 0 Match ends, Birmingham City 2, Reading 0.
  • 0 Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
  • On Target
  • 6 2
  • Off Target
  • 4 3
  • Hit Woodwork
  • 1 0
  • Caught Offside
  • 0 0
  • Corners Won
  • 4 5
  • Fouls
  • 12 12