Sunderland vs Birmingham Live Score and Live Stream


Sunderland played Birmingham at the Championship of England on April 15. The match kicked off 14:00 UTC. Sunderland won 2-1.

George Hall scored the first goal on the 29th minute of the game followed by goals from Trai Hume and Amad Diallo who made the final score 2-1.

Sunderland (also known as Sunderland AFC) and Birmingham (commonly referred to as Birmingham City or Blues) meet again 10 months after the Championship match which Sunderland won 1-2. Sunderland are approaching this clash after a victory over Cardiff City in Championship on April 10 extending their unbeaten streak to 4 matches, however, one part of Sunderland has trailed behind in terms of reliability—defence: they have been conceding goals for 5 consecutive home matches now.

Birmingham are going into the fixture after playing 2 draws in a row against Stoke City and Reading extending their unbeaten streak to 4 matches.

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Sunderland - Birmingham in real time.

Sunderland kicked off the game with Anthony Patterson, Danny Batth, Dennis Cirkin, Trai Hume, Amad Diallo who got substituted by Pierre Ekwah on the 90th minute, Lynden Gooch who got substituted by Luke O'Nien on the 62nd minute, Edouard Michut who got substituted by Joe Gelhardt on the 63rd minute, Dan Neill, Alex Pritchard, Patrick Roberts who got substituted by Joseph Anderson on the 80th minute and Jack Clarke as starters, with Alex Bass, Joseph Anderson, Abdoullah Ba, Pierre Ekwah, Luke O'Nien, Joe Gelhardt and Isaac Lihadji on the bench.

Birmingham's starting eleven were John Ruddy, Maxime Colin, Kevin Long, Marc Roberts, Auston Trusty, Juninho Bacuna, Krystian Bielik who got substituted by Jordan James on the 77th minute, George Hall who got substituted by Jobe Bellingham on the 42nd minute, Reda Khadra who got substituted by Hannibal Mejbri on the 72nd minute, Tahith Chong and Lucas Jutkiewicz who got substituted by Scott Hogan on the 72nd minute, with Neil Etheridge, Harlee Dean, Jobe Bellingham, Alfie Chang, Jordan James, Hannibal Mejbri and Scott Hogan on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 3 times throughout the game. Dennis Cirkin, Krystian Bielik and Maxime Colin were the ones to receive it.


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Sunderland and Birmingham have met 4 times since August 2014. Sunderland have won twice, 1 match ended in a draw while Birmingham have won once. The most recent match between them took place on November 11, 2022 at the Championship of England where Sunderland won 1-2. Sunderland have scored 7 goals in these 4 head-to-head matches in total while Birmingham have scored 5. So, overall, Sunderland have a better head-to-head record against Birmingham in their recent history.

Sunderland have won 4 of their 7 matches in Championship, drawing 1 and having 2 defeats this season. They have scored 15 goals - 2.14 per match, conceding 7 - 1.00 per match. Birmingham have won 3 of their 7 matches in Championship, drawing 2 and having 2 defeats this season. They have scored 8 goals - 1.14 per match, conceding 7 - 1.00 per match.

Recent Form

Sunderland have won Cardiff City in their previous match while Birmingham are on a drawing streak - they have played a draw with Stoke City and Reading in their previous 2 matches. Overall, Sunderland have won 7 of their last 20 matches, losing 6 and drawing 7, while Birmingham have won 6 of their last 20 matches, losing 10 and drawing 4.

Sunderland have won twice (0-1 against Cardiff City on 10th of April and 0-1 against Norwich City on 12th of March), lost once (1-2 against Sheffield United on 15th of March) and drew 3 times (4-4 against Hull City on 7th of April, 0-0 against Burnley on 31st of March and 1-1 against Luton on 18th of March) in their most recent 6 matches.

Birmingham have won 3 times (1-0 against Blackburn on 1st of April, 0-1 against QPR on 18th of March and 2-0 against Rotherham on 11th of March), lost once (3-0 against Watford on 14th of March) and drew twice (0-0 against Stoke City on 10th of April and 1-1 against Reading on 7th of April) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Sunderland have failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 5 home matches.
  • Sunderland haven't lost in their previous 4 matches.
  • Birmingham's last 4 matches had 2 or less goals.

Live Standings

As always, England Championship's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Sunderland are the 4th in the table with 13 points after 7 matches, while Birmingham are the 8th with 11 points in 7 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Sunderland and Birmingham in real time. You can watch the goals by George Hall, Trai Hume and Amad Diallo as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Sunderland - Birmingham are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Sunderland 2, Birmingham 1.
  2. 90'
    Substitution for Sunderland. Pierre Ekwah replaces Amad Diallo
  3. 80'
    Substitution for Sunderland. Joseph Anderson replaces Patrick Roberts
  4. 78'
    Second Yellow
    Dennis Cirkin is shown the second yellow.
  5. 77'
    Substitution for Birmingham. Jordan James replaces Krystian Bielik
  6. 75'
    2 - 1
    Amad Diallo scores for Sunderland.
  7. 72'
    Substitution for Birmingham. Hannibal Mejbri replaces Reda Khadra
  8. 72'
    Substitution for Birmingham. Scott Hogan replaces Lucas Jutkiewicz
  9. 70'
    Maxime Colin is shown the yellow card.
  10. 63'
    Substitution for Sunderland. Joe Gelhardt replaces Edouard Michut
  11. 62'
    Substitution for Sunderland. Luke O'Nien replaces Lynden Gooch
  12. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  13. Half Time - 1 : 1
    First half ends.
  14. 45 + 3'
    1 - 1
    Trai Hume scores for Sunderland.
  15. 42'
    Substitution for Birmingham. Jobe Bellingham replaces George Hall
  16. 34'
    Krystian Bielik is shown the yellow card.
  17. 29'
    0 - 1
    George Hall scores for Birmingham.
  18. 16'
    Dennis Cirkin is shown the yellow card.
  19. Kick-off
    First half begins