Birmingham City - No More Gridlock for Benson
UK time is: 17:09:20
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

No More Gridlock for Benson

The official site have announced the departure of Blues general manager John Benson.

Bruce brought the much travelled (Bournemouth, Manchester City, Wigan Athletic and Burnley) member of staff to St Andrews when he joined in December 2001.

The official site says: Benson has played an integral role behind the scenes at the Wast Hills training ground looking after the majority of the office duties allowing Bruce and his coaches to concentrate on the coaching side. Adding that he also went on many scouting missions.

Benson has left due to the pressure of the daily 200-mile round trip to and from Macclesfield. Seems he no longer enjoys sitting on England's gridlocked motorways.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


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

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday May 31 2006

Time: 2:07PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Repeated trips down the M6, surprised he lasted this long. He could have moved closer though?
Tilton Honour
Report Abuse
31/05/2006 14:12:00

why didnt he move,
green giant 12
Report Abuse
31/05/2006 17:21:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Blues Had to Wait on Kieftenbeld Fee (Thursday July 30 2015)

Demarai Gray Named in Emerging XI (Thursday July 30 2015)

Sask's Thoughts On Cotterill (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Sask's Thoughts On Hancox (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Grounds Extends His Blues Stay (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Benfica B 1-0 Birmingham City (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Archived Birmingham City Articles

List All Vital Birmingham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Sask 143
2. Chrisblues 117
3. Iknowmorethanblue 86
4. Dominic101 65
5. HappyBlueHarry 64
6. Jackmacbcfc 63
7. anyonebutwildey 36
8. BcfcTom 19
9. Andy Exall 3
10. TommyBlue 2

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Birmingham 0 0 0 0 +0 0
2. Blackburn 0 0 0 0 +0 0
3. Bolton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
4. Brentford 0 0 0 0 +0 0
5. Brighton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
6. Bristol City 0 0 0 0 +0 0
7. Burnley 0 0 0 0 +0 0

Birmingham City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Karanka impressed with debut
Middlesbrough : 30/07/2015 17:08:00
Leeds Selected By Sky
Huddersfield : 30/07/2015 16:36:01
Powell Delighted With Deportivo Improvement
Huddersfield : 30/07/2015 16:30:00
Blackburn Trip Brought Forward
Derby County : 30/07/2015 16:11:01
Audio - Comments from Owls Target Austin`s Agent Powell
Sheff Wed : 30/07/2015 16:08:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Should Birmingham City sign Royston Griffiths?
Suggested By:  Tom Heslop
Yes 66%
No 34%