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Vicarage Road Stadium (ATT 11,022) 25th August 2012 - Kick off 17:20 Ref: K Stroud

Watford Watford vs Birmingham City Birm'ham

Watford 2

A Abdi (pen 4)
M Vydra (17)

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  1. The referee blows for the end of the match.

  2. 91

    Steve Beleck is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Jack Butland.

  3. 88

    (Watford) makes a substitution, with Lee Hodson coming on for Sean Murray.

  4. 85

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Steve Beleck on Curtis Davies. Free kick taken by Curtis Davies.

  5. 84

    Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonathan Hogg on Curtis Davies. Strike on goal comes in from Ravel Morrison from the free kick.

  6. 81

    Ravel Morrison is brought on as a substitute for Ben Gordon. Steve Beleck on for Chris Iwelumo.

  7. 79

    Header by Curtis Davies from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

  8. 78

    Martin Taylor concedes a free kick for a foul on Marlon King. Martin Taylor receives a yellow card. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Christopher Burke.

  9. 77

    Matej Vydra leaves the field to be replaced by Carl Dickinson.

  10. 76

    Marlon King is caught offside. Manuel Almunia takes the free kick.

  11. 74

    Mark Yeates challenges Morgaro Gomis unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jonathan Spector restarts play with the free kick.

  12. 72

    Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Daniel Pudil, Effort on goal by Almen Abdi from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.

  13. 72

    Foul by Curtis Davies on Sean Murray, free kick awarded. Mark Yeates crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance by Ben Gordon.

  14. 70

    Chris Iwelumo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Curtis Davies. Free kick taken by Jack Butland.

  15. 69

    Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sean Murray by Jonathan Spector. Manuel Almunia takes the free kick.

  16. 67

    Christopher Burke has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

  17. 62

    Shot by Nathan Redmond from outside the box goes over the net.

  18. 61

    Hayden Mullins takes a shot. Almen Abdi gets a block in.

  19. 59

    Morgaro Gomis challenges Matej Vydra unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nyron Nosworthy takes the direct free kick.

  20. 55

    Sean Murray has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the goal. Morgaro Gomis on for Darren Ambrose. Peter Lovenkrands comes on in place of Nikola Zigic.

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23 Wigan Athletic 45 39
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