Birmingham City v Crystal Palace, 19 August 2006

Score2-1 to Birmingham City
RefereeMichael Jones
CompetitionLeague Championship
VenueSt Andrew's
Attendance20,223

Goals:

Nicklas Bendtner 23 G
Seb Larsson 90 G

Goals:

Jobi McAnuff 11 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Maik Taylor
Defender Stephen Kelly
Defender Medhi Nafti
Defender/Centre back Radhi Jaidi
Defender/Centre back Bruno N'Gotty
Defender/Left back Mat Sadler
Midfielder David Dunn
Midfielder Damien Johnson
Forward DJ Campbell
Forward Gary McSheffrey

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gábor Király
Defender/Right back Danny Butterfield
Defender Mark Hudson
Defender/Centre back Leon Cort
Defender/Midfielder Danny Granville
Midfielder Carl Fletcher
Midfielder Mark Kennedy
Midfielder Jobi McAnuff
Midfielder Tom Soares
Midfielder Ben Watson
Midfielder/Forward James Scowcroft

Substitutions:

Seb Larsson for Medhi Nafti 65
Neil Danns for Nicklas Bendtner 73
Mikael Forssell for Damien Johnson 79

Substitutions:

Dougie Freedman for Ben Watson 64
Matt Lawrence for Danny Butterfield 66
Clinton Morrison for James Scowcroft 85

Cards:

Neil Danns 90 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Seb Larsson
Midfielder Neil Danns
Forward Mikael Forssell

On the bench:

Defender Matt Lawrence
Forward Dougie Freedman

Comments:

League position: 1st Unused substitutes: Colin Doyle and Olivier Tebily

Comments:

League position: 3rd Unused substitutes: Scott Flinders and Marco Reich