Date:Friday March 19 2010
Alex McLeish says Birmingham have no intention of letting duo Liam Ridgewell and Sebastian Larsson go to West Ham without a long and drawn out fight, loophole or no loophole.
The pair are both out of contract in the summer, but there is an option - written in their contracts by Sullivan and Gold - which allows Blues them to retain the pair for a further 12 months.
But Sullivan believes he can get around this because of a loophole in Fifa laws, but McLeish is taken aback that Sullivan would seek to undermine a contractual device he and Gold have relied on for years.
'They were the ones that have used it year in, year out,' he said.
'If someone wants to challenge it, it will be like Bosman. It will take four or five years.
'On you go - if you want to challenge it I don't see it being ratified over 24 hours. It would be a long, protracted mission. You are talking lawyers. We will fight to keep them.'
Join Vital Birmingham
It's easy to register, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!) for poll votes and leaving article comments.
Message Board We are currently trying to find Blues fans who would like to run the forum and help get it active OR if anyone has an existing forum they would like to merge into Vital Birmingham and get free hosting, then drop me a line and I'll give you more information. To visit the message board, click here.
Get involved This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site, so if you have an opinion, why not submit an article or match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Birmingham.
Date:Friday March 19 2010
Blues Boss on Blackpool Victory (Thursday March 5 2015)
Scorer Pleased With Win Over Blackpool (Thursday March 5 2015)
Birmingham City 1-0 Blackpool (Thursday March 5 2015)
Preview: Birmingham City v Blackpool (Wednesday March 4 2015)
How Blues Should Line Up (Wednesday March 4 2015)
Grumpy Gleeson (Wednesday March 4 2015)
One To Watch (Tuesday March 3 2015)
Rowett: Much Needed Win (Sunday March 1 2015)
Kiernan on Brentford Victory (Sunday March 1 2015)
Birmingham 1-0 Brentford (Sunday March 1 2015)
|11. Sheff Wed||35||11||13||11||-3||46|
|15. Leeds Utd||35||12||8||15||-8||44|
|RUFC - Gaffer Looking For Central-Defender
» Rotherham : 05/03/2015 20:03:00
|LUFC Cellino ban extended
» Leeds Utd : 05/03/2015 20:00:01
|Curbishley Joins Fulham Backroom Staff
» Fulham : 05/03/2015 19:59:01
|LUFC Leeds Loan Watch - Midweek
» Leeds Utd : 05/03/2015 19:59:01
|McClaren On Brighton Loss
» Derby County : 05/03/2015 19:24:01