All posts tagged with: Birmingham City

Championship Preview: Gameweek 34

In the Championship, Birmingham search for their first win in 10 games when the play promotion hopefuls Brentford, who have returned to form after a turbulent period for the club. Sheffield Wednesday and Middlesbrough will play out what could be a low-scoring affair at Hillsborough, as the teams boast the 2 best defensive records in… Read more →

Birmingham City mid-season review

The Football Lab interviewed Birmingham City fan Ryan Deeney. You can follow him on Twitter @RyanDeeney_T92 Lee Clark was not too popular with Birmingham fans. Was it right for him and the club to part ways? Clark made the right decisions this summer. Last season, Birmingham City used 39 footballers, 13 on loan and three… Read more →

Championship Predictions: Gameweek 25

In the Championship, in-form Birmingham look for an 8th win in 11 games against Wigan, who are 3 points adrift of safety. Bolton can continue their excellent home form when they play Leeds, who are without a win in 6. Birmingham v Wigan Birmingham continue to make huge strides under Gary Rowett. The most impressive… Read more →

Championship Predictions: Gameweek 17

The Championship’s Friday night kick-off is a Lancashire derby, as Neil Lennon looks to continue his good start at Bolton with a win against underachieving Wigan. Saturday’s early game is a Midlands affair, as a Derby side struggling at the back without keeper Lee Grant, face Wolves, who lost 2-1 at Ipswch last time out.… Read more →

What we learnt this weekend

This weekend’s football has seen the rare scenario of Manchester City fans cheering a Manchester United goal, as Van Persie’s equalizer restricted Chelsea’s distance to 6 points, and the not-so rare scenario of Massimo Cellino sacking a manager prematurely. League One’s relegation strugglers of last season, Notts County, have now moved up to 3rd with… Read more →

Midweek Predictions: 30th September

With no midweek League One & League Two games, the Championship takes centre-stage. Here’s a brief look ahead to all 12 games in the second tier this Tuesday and Wednesday. Brighton v Cardiff Brighton have had as many league goals from their centre-backs (3), as they have had from their forwards this season. Manager Sami Hyypia is still… Read more →

Birmingham City Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Birmingham fan Ryan Deeney, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @RyanDeeney_T92, and have a read of TalkNinetyTwo Football, where he regularly posts on all things football. Here, he discusses the departure of Nikola Zigic, the factors behind last season’s poor home form, and he reflects on a busy… Read more →