Thoughts on David Davis & the Weekend

Tom Adeyemi, David Davis. What’s the difference? Both enjoy a robust energetic style of play, both are central midfielders, both decent are Championship players. The difference? £900,000. That’s right. Lee Clark loses a player for the best part of £1m, replaces him with a like-for-like for a tenth of the cost.

David Davis Coup

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Brighton Thoughts…

At last, a league win at St. Andrew’s. It has been a long wait since that 4-0 drubbing of Millwall on October 1st, but finally, the monkey is off Blues’ back. A single Wes Thomas goal saw off a lacklustre Brighton.

Birminghams Wes Thomas Celebrates His Goal-Against-Brighton

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Birmingham City Get the Job Done in Extra Time

In the end, Birmingham City got the job done. Nobody wanted extra time, but sometimes in cup football, it happens. Blues were up against a very resilient Cambridge side, but in truth, the game should have been over in the 90 minutes. Clayton Donaldson, who looks like a good acquisition, should have tucked his 90th minute header away. But I’m not going to complain, as we can now look forward to the second round draw.

Clayton Donaldson Birmingham City Scorer

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Brand New Team, Same Old Problems

Is it a case of ‘here we go again’? Brand new team, same old problems. It seems as if Blues’ excellent pre-season was a flash in the pan. Gone were the goals, the attacking flare and defensive solidity. Back came the toothless attacking, lack of ideas and school boy defending.

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Birmingham City Player Profile – Stephen Gleeson

Cast your mind back to Blues’ ’training ground’  pre-season  friendly against MK Dons last summer and you may remember the player that was described as ‘dominant’ and ‘instrumental’ in the 69 minutes he played. That player was Stephen Gleeson.

BCFC Player Profile - Stephen Gleeson

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