Birmingham City - Zigic Strikes As Blues Draw At Blackpool
UK time is: 20:15:58
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Zigic Strikes As Blues Draw At Blackpool

Birmingham striker Nikola Zigic came off the bench to get Blues a point in the 2-2 draw against Blackpool at Bloomfield Road on Saturday.

Marlon King was on the mark again, grabbing his fifth of the season after being played in by Elliott.

But the lead id not last long as Blackpool came back when LuaLua`s accurate pass enabled Steve Crainey to prod the ball home to make it 1-1.

King went close once again but he headed a cross from Chris Burke into the side netting while at the other end, Blackpool should have taken the lead but Crainey missed the target from 12 yards out.

Just before the hour mark, LuaLua squared the ball for Eardley and he unleashed a 25 yard strike that swerved into the top corner giving Myhill no chance.

Zigic came onto the field in the 71st minute and he really should have scored with his first attempt, but he managed to miss the target from point blank range After getting on the end of Keith Fahey`s cross.

But he made up for it with three minutes left on the clock when he steered home a Jonathan Spector cross.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Foxxy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday November 27 2011

Time: 10:00PM


Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Five-a-side: Best of both! (Wednesday November 25 2015)

The Gary Rowett Saga (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Opinion: Kozak, Iwobi or Thomas (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Blues in Race to Sign Iwobi (Tuesday November 24 2015)

No Approach Made for Rowett (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Sask's Thoughts On McFarlane (Monday November 23 2015)

Striker Frustration for Rowett (Monday November 23 2015)

Archived Birmingham City Articles

List All Vital Birmingham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Sask 25
2. BcfcTom 18
3. WayCoolBlue 15
4. Moshen 12
5. Chrisblues 1

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Middlesbrough 17 10 3 4 13 33
4. Derby County 17 9 6 2 13 33
5. Burnley 17 9 6 2 9 33
6. Birmingham 17 8 4 5 6 28
7. Reading 17 7 6 4 7 27
8. Sheff Wed 17 7 6 4 3 27
9. Cardiff 17 6 7 4 3 25

Birmingham City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

LUFC Cardiff leading race to sign Leeds target
Leeds Utd : 25/11/2015 20:00:00
International Wanderers: Q-Z
Bolton : 25/11/2015 18:42:00
Villa's Steer Set To Return
Huddersfield : 25/11/2015 18:40:00
Derby Are Done - Clement
Derby County : 25/11/2015 18:04:00
Owls Boss Carlos Carvalhal - Forward Together!
Sheff Wed : 25/11/2015 18:00:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What do you want to see more of on Vital Birmingham?
Suggested By:  Tom Heslop
Opinion articles 45%
Official news 11%
Match details 33%
Post match reactions 11%