Birmingham City
No. Name
26 Ben Foster
Saves 9
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
15 Scott Dann
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Roger Johnson
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
6 Liam Ridgewell  78'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 4
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Stephen Carr
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
4 Lee Bowyer  17'
Goals 1
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
12 Barry Ferguson
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
18 Keith Fahey  85'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
7 Sebastian Larsson
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Nikola Zigic
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
72' 22  Alexsandr Hleb
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Cameron Jerome
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
9 Kevin Phillips
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
13 Colin Doyle
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Matt Derbyshire
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
28 Martin Jiránek
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
23 Jean Beauséjour
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
17 Míchel
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
  • 17
    • Lee Bowyer Goal
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 65
    • On: José Bosingwa | Off: Paulo Ferreira
  • 72
    • On: Alexsandr Hleb | Off: Nikola Zigic
  • 72
    • On: Daniel Sturridge | Off: Ramires
  • 78
    • Liam Ridgewell Yellow Card
  • 85
    • Keith Fahey Yellow Card
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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Match Commentary

- Match ends, Birmingham City 1, Chelsea 0.
90' Second Half ends, Birmingham City 1, Chelsea 0.
90' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Liam Ridgewell.
89' Attempt missed. Salomon Kalou (Chelsea) with an attempt from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Florent Malouda with a cross.
89' Attempt missed. Sebastian Larsson (Birmingham City) right footed shot from more than 40 yards on the right wing misses to the right. Assisted by Stephen Carr.
89' Attempt blocked. Florent Malouda (Chelsea) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Nicolas Anelka.
88' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Scott Dann.
87' Attempt missed. Salomon Kalou (Chelsea) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Florent Malouda with a cross.
85' Keith Fahey (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
85' José Bosingwa (Chelsea) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
85' Foul by Keith Fahey (Birmingham City).
82' Attempt missed. Alex (Chelsea) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Florent Malouda with a cross.
82' John Obi Mikel (Chelsea) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
82' Foul by Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City).
78' Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
78' José Bosingwa (Chelsea) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
78' Foul by Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City).
76' Attempt missed. Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is high and wide to the left following a corner.
76' Attempt saved. Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Florent Malouda with a cross.
76' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Roger Johnson.
75' Attempt blocked. Salomon Kalou (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Florent Malouda.
75' Attempt blocked. Nicolas Anelka (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by John Obi Mikel.
74' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Sebastian Larsson.
74' Attempt blocked. Florent Malouda (Chelsea) left footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the right is blocked. Assisted by John Obi Mikel.
73' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Ben Foster.
72' Substitution, Chelsea. Daniel Sturridge forward replaces Ramires.
72' Substitution, Birmingham City. Aliaksandr Hleb midfielder replaces Nikola Zigic.
71' Attempt missed. Salomon Kalou (Chelsea) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Nicolas Anelka with a cross.
70' Attempt saved. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Salomon Kalou.
69' Hand ball by Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City).
68' Attempt missed. José Bosingwa (Chelsea) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Nicolas Anelka.
66' Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea) wins a free kick in his own half.
66' Foul by Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City).
65' Substitution, Chelsea. José Bosingwa defender replaces Paulo Ferreira.
64' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
63' Delay in match Roger Johnson (Birmingham City) because of an injury.
62' Attempt missed. Salomon Kalou (Chelsea) right footed shot from the left side of the box is too high. Assisted by Florent Malouda with a through ball.
60' Foul by Ramires (Chelsea).
60' Sebastian Larsson (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.
60' Attempt blocked. Ramires (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
60' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Roger Johnson.
58' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Keith Fahey.
55' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Alex.
53' John Obi Mikel (Chelsea) wins a free kick in his own half.
53' Foul by Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City).
52' Hand ball by Salomon Kalou (Chelsea).
49' John Obi Mikel (Chelsea) wins a free kick on the left wing.
49' Foul by Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City).
48' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Keith Fahey.
- Second Half begins Birmingham City 1, Chelsea 0.
45' First Half ends, Birmingham City 1, Chelsea 0.
45' Attempt missed. Nicolas Anelka (Chelsea) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the right misses to the right. Assisted by Ramires with a headed pass.
45' Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea) wins a free kick in his own half.
45' Foul by Roger Johnson (Birmingham City).
45' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Ashley Cole.
44' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Stephen Carr.
38' Attempt missed. Ramires (Chelsea) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left.
38' Didier Drogba (Chelsea) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box. Assisted by Florent Malouda with a cross.
37' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Ben Foster.
37' Attempt saved. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
36' Salomon Kalou (Chelsea) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
36' Foul by Scott Dann (Birmingham City).
34' Attempt missed. Alex (Chelsea) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Florent Malouda with a cross following a corner.
34' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Stephen Carr.
33' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Didier Drogba.
33' Attempt blocked. Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.
32' Foul by Nicolas Anelka (Chelsea).
32' Keith Fahey (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the left wing.
31' Attempt saved. Nicolas Anelka (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Ashley Cole.
29' Attempt missed. Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Florent Malouda with a cross following a corner.
29' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Ben Foster.
29' Attempt saved. Ashley Cole (Chelsea) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Salomon Kalou with a through ball.
28' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
26' Delay in match Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) because of an injury.
25' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Lee Bowyer.
24' Attempt blocked. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
24' Attempt blocked. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) header from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Florent Malouda with a cross.
24' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Ben Foster.
24' Attempt saved. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Nicolas Anelka with a cross.
22' Attempt saved. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Paulo Ferreira.
20' Foul by Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City).
20' Nicolas Anelka (Chelsea) wins a free kick on the right wing.
17' Goal! Birmingham City 1, Chelsea 0. Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Cameron Jerome with a headed pass.
16' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Roger Johnson.
13' Attempt missed. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Nicolas Anelka.
11' Attempt missed. Branislav Ivanovic (Chelsea) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Florent Malouda with a cross following a corner.
11' Corner, Chelsea. Conceded by Lee Bowyer.
10' Attempt blocked. Salomon Kalou (Chelsea) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ramires.
6' Attempt saved. Didier Drogba (Chelsea) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Salomon Kalou with a through ball.
4' Attempt saved. Ramires (Chelsea) header from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Nicolas Anelka with a headed pass.
3' Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Alex.
2' Attempt missed. Salomon Kalou (Chelsea) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Didier Drogba with a through ball.
- First Half begins.
- Lineups are announced and players are warming up

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