Vital Football

Latest Birmingham City News

Blues Reserves 2 Wolves Reserves 0

Blues Reserves 2 Wolves Reserves 0

Blues reserves fielded a strong side against the Wolves second string and totally dominated their younger opponents.
Blues went ahead in the fifth minute from a Matthew Birley cross which Marcos Painter headed past Oakes in the Wolves goal.

Dudley Campbell was hauled down in the box on 14 minutes and got up to take the spot kick himself. Sadley his woeful kick was easily saved by Oakes to his right. Campbell
has yet to look anything like a Premiership striker and this performance had little in it to enhance his reputation.

A Painter cross on 29 minutes saw Oliver Allen turn home from five yards to double Blues lead.

The Blues back line was rarely threatened although Vaessen pulled out a smart save from Davis in the second half.

Upson after strolling though an hour was taken off and looked ready for a recall while the others battled on without too much threat.


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:
Date:Tuesday April 11 2006
Time: 1:18PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Officials - Millwall v Birmingham (21/10/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Millwall and Birmingham City this Saturday.

Player Focus: Chiekh Ndoye

Rob Wildey shines the spotlight on Chiekh Ndoye

Birmingham City must overcome Jekyll and Hyde tendencies

Rob Wildey says Blues mustn't get carried away after a last week's impressive win

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (18/10/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for the season of 2017/18.

Archived Vital Birmingham Articles

Vital Birmingham articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Heslop
Editor email
Profile
Christopher Handy
no email
Profile
Saskia Bowes
no email
Profile
Rob Wildey
no email
Profile
Luke Turner
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How will Blues do against Millwall?
Suggested By:
Win 55%
Draw7%
Lose38%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Birmingham City Results (view all)

Birmingham City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Le Hane20
2.Ohio13
3.David Village8
4.Rob Wildey15
5.WayCoolBlue4
6.Bluesince19801
7.greatsince681
8.Kramer1
Vital Football Comment