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Portsmouth 4 Birmingham City 1 Match Centre

Tuesday, 20th March 2012

npower Championship Kick Off: 19:45 Venue: Fratton Park Attendance: 12,186
Click for Portsmouth squad list Portsmouth
Maguire 54
Norris 60
Etuhu 77
Futacs 90+2
4 - 1 Birmingham C.
Zigic 7
Click for Birmingham City squad list
Match Finished
Time   Comments
- mc-whistle Match ends, Portsmouth 4, Birmingham City 1.
90+6 mc-whistle Second Half ends, Portsmouth 4, Birmingham City 1.
90+6   Offside, Portsmouth. Luke Varney tries a through ball, but Luke Varney is caught offside.
90+4   Substitution, Portsmouth. Ashley Harris replaces David Norris.
90+2 mc-goal Goal! Portsmouth 4, Birmingham City 1. Marko Futacs (Portsmouth) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Greg Halford with a cross.
89   Substitution, Portsmouth. Marko Futacs replaces Chris Maguire.
87   Substitution, Birmingham City. Adam Rooney replaces Nikola Zigic.
86   Offside, Birmingham City. Marlon King tries a through ball, but Marlon King is caught offside.
83   Substitution, Birmingham City. Pablo Ibáñez replaces Keith Fahey.
82   Corner, Portsmouth.
79   Attempt missed. Chris Burke (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
77 mc-goal Goal! Portsmouth 3, Birmingham City 1. Kelvin Etuhu (Portsmouth) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Chris Maguire.
77   Offside, Birmingham City. Marlon King tries a through ball, but Marlon King is caught offside.
76   Offside, Portsmouth. Chris Maguire tries a through ball, but Chris Maguire is caught offside.
76   Offside, Portsmouth. Luke Varney tries a through ball, but Luke Varney is caught offside.
74   Corner, Portsmouth.
73   Substitution, Portsmouth. Kelvin Etuhu replaces Scott Allan.
72   Attempt saved. Marlon King (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved.
71   Foul by Andros Townsend (Birmingham City).
71   Greg Halford (Portsmouth) wins a free kick.
70   Attempt blocked. Andros Townsend (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
69   Foul by Jason Pearce (Portsmouth).
69   Marlon King (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
66   Foul by Chris Maguire (Portsmouth).
66   Keith Fahey (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
65   Substitution, Birmingham City. Wade Elliott replaces Peter Ramage.
64   Corner, Birmingham City.
62   Foul by Luke Varney (Portsmouth).
62   Peter Ramage (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
60 mc-goal Goal! Portsmouth 2, Birmingham City 1. David Norris (Portsmouth) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Greg Halford with a cross.
59 mc-yellred Second yellow card to David Murphy (Birmingham City) for a bad foul.
59   Foul by David Murphy (Birmingham City).
59   Chris Maguire (Portsmouth) wins a free kick.
58   Offside, Birmingham City. Chris Burke tries a through ball, but Chris Burke is caught offside.
57   Foul by Ricardo Rocha (Portsmouth).
57   Marlon King (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
54 mc-goal Goal! Portsmouth 1, Birmingham City 1. Chris Maguire (Portsmouth) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Greg Halford.
52 mc-yellow Curtis Davies (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
52   Foul by Curtis Davies (Birmingham City).
52   Luke Varney (Portsmouth) wins a free kick.
51   Attempt saved. Marlon King (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved.
51   Attempt missed. Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) header from the right side of the six yard box misses to the right. Assisted by Marlon King with a cross.
48   Attempt missed. Scott Allan (Portsmouth) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
47   Attempt saved. Marlon King (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved. Assisted by Chris Burke.
47   Corner, Birmingham City.
-   Second Half begins Portsmouth 0, Birmingham City 1.
45+3 mc-whistle First Half ends, Portsmouth 0, Birmingham City 1.
45+2   Attempt missed. Andros Townsend (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.
45+1   Foul by Chris Maguire (Portsmouth).
45+1   Andros Townsend (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
45+1   Foul by Peter Ramage (Birmingham City).
45+1   Chris Maguire (Portsmouth) wins a free kick.
45   Corner, Portsmouth.
41   Corner, Portsmouth.
41   Attempt saved. Chris Maguire (Portsmouth) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.
38   Attempt missed. George Thorne (Portsmouth) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.
38 mc-yellow David Murphy (Birmingham City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
38   Foul by David Murphy (Birmingham City).
38   Scott Allan (Portsmouth) wins a free kick.
35   Attempt missed. Luke Varney (Portsmouth) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box misses to the right.
35   Attempt saved. Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved.
34   Offside, Portsmouth. Chris Maguire tries a through ball, but Chris Maguire is caught offside.
33   Foul by Luke Varney (Portsmouth).
33   David Murphy (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
32   Foul by Luke Varney (Portsmouth).
32   David Murphy (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
25   Offside, Portsmouth. Chris Maguire tries a through ball, but Chris Maguire is caught offside.
24   Foul by Guirane N'Daw (Birmingham City).
24   Scott Allan (Portsmouth) wins a free kick.
22   Foul by Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City).
22   Scott Allan (Portsmouth) wins a free kick.
21   Offside, Portsmouth. David Norris tries a through ball, but David Norris is caught offside.
20   Attempt saved. Joel Ward (Portsmouth) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.
19   Foul by Marlon King (Birmingham City).
19   Joel Ward (Portsmouth) wins a free kick.
18   Foul by Scott Allan (Portsmouth).
18   Andros Townsend (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
17   Offside, Portsmouth. Greg Halford tries a through ball, but Greg Halford is caught offside.
15   Foul by Luke Varney (Portsmouth).
15   Curtis Davies (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
13   Offside, Birmingham City. Nikola Zigic tries a through ball, but Nikola Zigic is caught offside.
12   Attempt missed. Chris Burke (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.
12   Foul by Scott Allan (Portsmouth).
12   Andros Townsend (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
11   Offside, Portsmouth. Luke Varney tries a through ball, but Luke Varney is caught offside.
7 mc-goal Goal! Portsmouth 0, Birmingham City 1. Nikola Zigic (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Marlon King.
6   Attempt missed. Keith Fahey (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left.
5   Foul by Ricardo Rocha (Portsmouth).
5   Marlon King (Birmingham City) wins a free kick.
4   Offside, Portsmouth. Luke Varney tries a through ball, but Luke Varney is caught offside.
3   Hand ball by Marlon King (Birmingham City).
-   First Half begins.
-   Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
Starting line-ups
1 Jamie Ashdown
5 Jason Pearce
15 Greg Halford
26 Tal Ben Haim
2 Joel Ward
3 Ricardo Rocha
20 George Thorne
19 David Norris (Harris 90+4)
16 Scott Allan (Etuhu 73)
22 Chris Maguire (Futacs 89)
11 Luke Varney
Substitutes
25 Benjamin Mwaruwari
9 Marko Futacs (Maguire 89)
17 Ashley Harris (Norris 90+4)
31 Adam Webster
14 Kelvin Etuhu (Allan 73)
Starting line-ups
1 Boaz Myhill
3 David Murphy
4 Steven Caldwell
24 Curtis Davies
6 Peter Ramage (Elliott 65)
18 Keith Fahey (Ibanez 83)
8 Guirane N'Daw
11 Andros Townsend
7 Chris Burke
9 Marlon King
19 Nikola Zigic (Rooney 87)
Substitutes
14 Morgaro Gomis
13 Colin Doyle
5 Pablo Ibanez (Fahey 83)
15 Wade Elliott (Ramage 65)
17 Adam Rooney (Zigic 87)

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