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O'Connor gives Birmingham winning start

July 18, 2010
By Soccernet start
Garry O'Connor scored an 88th-minute winner as Birmingham City began their three-match tour of the Far East with a narrow 3-2 victory over a Hong Kong XI at Hong Kong Stadium.



O'Connor sidefooted home from eight yards following Nikola Zigic's lay-off as Blues fought back from 2-1 down in a game played in blistering heat.

Birmingham took the lead in the 20th minute after Stephen Carr won a free-kick on the right and, from Sebastian Larsson's delivery, Scott Dann ...

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