Premier league fit time returns to St Andrews’ Flooring when Birmingham host West Brom in fit week 28, on Saturday, March 5, 2011.
It is a 2nd leg sport, with the primary leg hosted on September 18, at The Hawthorns, through West Brom, having led to a 3-1 victory to the hosts. Birmingham drew first blood when Jerome’s strike put them forward on 15 mins. The objective transpired when Dann latched onto a protracted free-kick from Larsson to go it for Jerome to do the remainder, from level clean vary. Thereafter, the primary part was once marked through a number of overlooked probabilities through West Brom, with Thomas, Odemwingie, Scharner and Tamas all to blame of scuffing scoring alternatives.
The edges went into the period with the guests main 1-0. However Albion gave the impression to get up after the wreck, when an personal objective through Dann on 51 mins introduced them stage at 1-1. The alternative of Fortune through Dorrans paid rapid dividend for Albion when Dorrans cross to Thomas prompt a series of occasions culminating in Odemwingie’s back-heeled shot deflecting off Dann into the Birmingham objective. 8 mins later, they took the lead via Odemwingie, and when Olsson scored Albion’s 3rd 9 mins after the hour, it was once all over the place for Birmingham.
This was once West Brom’s 2nd come-from-behind fightback in as many weeks, after a draw in opposition to Tottenham, at the earlier instance.
Face to face, Birmingham have established a 9-6 merit over Albion within the final 20 league video games between the perimeters, with the rest Five video games drawn.
In their final 10 league video games, Birmingham have received Three and misplaced Four whilst having drawn the rest 4; West Brom have received simply 1 in their final 10, whilst having misplaced 6 and drawn 3. In 14 house video games, this season, Birmingham have registered Four wins, Three losses and seven attracts. In 14 video games at the street, Albion have ended at the successful aspect on 2 events, whilst having misplaced Nine and drawn 3.
Of their newest sport, Birmingham are coming off a 2-Zero loss at house to Newcastle, whilst West Brom are contemporary off a 1-1 draw away at Stoke.
On present shape, Birmingham have a slight edge at the again of house merit.
Birmingham advert the next gamers of their beginning 11 in opposition to Newcastle: Foster, Carr, Johnson, Jirnaek, Ridgewell, Larsson, Fergusson, Gardner, Bentley, Martins and Zigic. Murphy, Phillips and Jerome featured as substitutes.
Wes Brom’s beginning 11 in opposition to Stoke comprised: Carson, Reid, Meite, Olsson, Shorey, Brunt, Scharner, Dorrans, Mulumbu, Thomas, and Fortune. Vela, Tchoyi and Odemwingie had been used as substitutes.
Supply through Suresh Iyer