Classic match

West Ham United 3-0 Birmingham City
Premier League
13 February 2006

West Ham United racked up a Club record-equalling seventh straight win in all competitions as they continued their superb run with a comfortable victory against Birmingham City.

Marlon Harewood opened the scoring with eleven minutes played when he reacted quickest to turn the ball home following a lucky bounce off Kenny Cunningham.

Dean Ashton stoops to head the third Hammers' goal past Maik Taylor

The striker doubled both his and his team's tally just after the hour mark when he tucked away the rebound after seeing his penalty saved.

Fellow frontman Dean Ashton applied the gloss to a superb home win when he nodded home at the back post from Yossi Benayoun's flick-on.

Complete record - 13 February

1926 West Ham United 6-0 Bolton Wanderers (Division One)
1937 West Ham United 4-1 Norwich City (Division Two)
1954 Birmingham City 2-0 West Ham United (Division Two)
1965 West Ham United 0-1 Everton (Division One)
1982 West Ham United 2-2 Birmingham City (Division One)
1988 West Ham United 1-1 Portsmouth (Division One)
1993 Watford 1-2 West Ham United (Division One)
1995 West Ham United 2-2 Everton (Premier League)
1999 West Ham United 2-1 Nottingham Forest (Premier League)
2005 Sheffield United 1-1 West Ham United (FA Cup)
2006 West Ham United 3-0 Birmingham City (Premier League)

Played 11, Won 5, Drawn 4, Lost 2, Scored 23, Conceded 12