Tuesday, 12 January 2010

Birmingham City 1 - Nottingham Forest 0 (FA Cup Third Round Replay)

Struggled to find highlights on this game. Finally found this highlights compilation of FA Cup third round replay matches. The Blues match is at 1:31.

25 Hart, 02 Carr, 06 Ridgewell, 14 Johnson, 15 Dann, 04 Bowyer (Fahey 64), 07 Larsson, 12 Ferguson, 10 Jerome, 11 Benitez (Phillips 68), 16 McFadden (Johnson 76),

01 Taylor, 05 Taylor, 20 Queudrue, 18 Fahey, 19 McSheffrey, 22 Johnson, 09 Phillips

Nottm Forest
01 Camp, 02 Perch, 04 Chambers, 05 Morgan, 08 McGugan, 15 Cohen, 19 Moussi (Gunter 72), 09 Adebola, 11 Tyson, 12 McCleary (Anderson 81), 17 McGoldrick(Garner 67)

21 Smith, 16 Gunter, 33 Lynch, 37 Moloney, 07 Anderson, 28 Majewski, 14 Garner

Ref: Friend
Att: 9,399

Birmingham manager Alex McLeish:

"It was a struggle. We didn't play at our best tonight but the guys showed their resilience.
"Forest started well and had a go at us. They are a good team and they were a handful.
"Joe has got a good a chance as anyone of being England goalkeeper in the summer."

Nottingham Forest manager Billy Davies:

"We've now played Birmingham over two games and their goalkeeper has been the man of the match on both occasions.
"This was a big learning curve in terms of it being important to take your chances.
"I am very proud of the way the people we've put out on the pitch tonight performed and it was a great experience for them."


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