So far in our league campaign we have been baffled to deceive. Away at Leeds next Saturday should tell us more about our real worth.
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Nigel Adkins has emerged as a shock contender to replace Harry Redknapp as the manager of Championship side Birmingham City, as per a report by the Birmingham Mail. The former Scunthorpe United, Southampton, Reading and Sheffield United manager has seen his odds fall from 25/1 to 5/1 in the last 24 hours with SkyBet to [...] The post Former Scunthorpe and Southampton manager emerges as surprise contender for the Birmingham job appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 06:06 pm on The 72
Following a weekend during which three Football League managers lost their jobs (Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City, Gary Caldwell at Chesterfield and Michael Brown at Port Vale), the old adage that ‘managers deserve more time’ has been thrown around rather liberally. It is therefore very important to remind ourselves that there are a small number [...] The post The 6 longest-serving Football League managers appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 04:01 pm on The 72
Birmingham City’s caretaker boss Lee Carsley has added to his coaching staff in the wake of Harry Redknapp’s departure, as per an article on the club’s official website. Birmingham’s club captain Paul Robinson and Carsley’s former Coventry and Derby team-mate Paul Williams have joined the caretaker boss’s coaching staff. Williams has been drafted in after [...] The post Birmingham City caretaker drops potential hint on their next manager by bringing in his own staff appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 03:16 pm on The 72
Birmingham City rejected a £10 million transfer offer from Sky Bet Championship rivals Fulham on Transfer Deadline Day for youngster Che Adams according to Get West London. The 21-year-old Leicester born frontman is also thought to have been the subject of interest from Derby County on Transfer Deadline Day but the player instead opted to [...] The post Birmingham City rejected huge Fulham offer for youngster appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 07:06 pm on The 72
A deluge of managerial sackings this weekend stands testament to their respective club’s high expectations, but are owners getting too harsh? Over the past week we’ve seen a fair few departures from clubs who aren’t doing too well. Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City, Gary Caldwell at Chesterfield and Michael Brown at Port Vale. Managers often [...] The post Are we too harsh on Football League Managers? appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 05:21 pm on The 72
Birmingham City fans have made it clear that they want Steve Cotterill to be the replacement for the recently sacked Harry Redknapp. It was a huge shock when Redknapp became the head coach of Birmingham towards the end of last season. However while most people were wowed by the appointment, the former Tottenham Hotspur boss [...] The post Birmingham City fans make it clear who they want as Harry Redknapp replacement appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 12:16 pm on The 72
Championship side Sheffield United are keen on a move for Brentford defender John Egan, according to the Sun journalist Alan Nixon. The Blades have made a great start to life in the Championship this season. Their boss Chris Wilder is looking to further bolster his ranks with a move for John Egan at Brentford in [...] The post Sheffield United keen on January move for Brentford star appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 10:51 am on The 72
After only 12 games in charge, Harry Redknapp’s tenure at Birmingham City has been brought to an abrupt close with his sacking earlier this evening after this afternoon’s 31 defeat to Preston. Redknapp came to St Andrews with three games left of last season, winning two to help the Blues fight off relegation. However, a [...] The post Five bookies favourites for vacant Birmingham City job appeared first on The72.
Published last Saturday at 10:06 pm on The 72
With the departure of Harry Redknapp from Birmingham City after Saturday’s defeat to Preston, the Blues find themselves looking for another manager after 1 win in 8 games. Here are 5 contenders for the hot seat- 1. Lee Carsley- The 43 year-old has been placed in temporary charge at St. Andrews. He used to play [...] The post 5 potential replacements for Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City appeared first on The72.
Published last Saturday at 08:36 pm on The 72
|Birmingham City's Results|
|Sep 16||Preston North End||1 - 3||H|
|Sep 12||Leeds United||0 - 2||A|
|Sep 9||Norwich City||0 - 1||A|
|Birmingham City's Fixtures|
|Sep 23||Derby County||A|
|Sep 27||Sheffield Wednesday||H|
|Sep 30||Hull City||A|