UK time is: 17:01:23
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Hleb Back In Contention For Place In Side

Alexander Hleb is looking forward to getting back into the action for Birmingham City after being given the go ahead to return from injury.

Hleb picked up a knee injury in the game against Sheffield Wednesday back in February which at the time came as a massive blow to the player as it meant he could not face his old club Arsenal at Wembley.

But now he is fit enough to travel with the squad to Ewood Park on Saturday when City take on Blackburn Rovers.

Speaking to the Press Association, manager Alex McLeish said: 'Alex is a terrific player and he's got the ability to make a difference and be a game-breaker, game -changer if you like.

'It's good to welcome players back and have them in the fold and it's a selection problem for me - but it's one I'd rather have.

'He was excellent in that cup game against Sheffield Wednesday and that's sadly when he got the injury."




JOIN US ON...http://www.facebookloginhut.com/facebook-login/

FOLLOW ON...http://www.facebookloginhut.com/facebook-login/




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: Foxxy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday April 8 2011

Time: 8:34AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Cameron Jerome Joins The Championship (Thursday August 21 2014)

Bell Recall Explained (Thursday August 21 2014)

BIHL Under Investigation (Thursday August 21 2014)

Highlights: Birmingham 2-2 Ipswich Town (Thursday August 21 2014)

Man of the Match: David Edgar (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Cotterill: It Was A Silly Foul (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Clark: Same Again Saturday (Wednesday August 20 2014)

McLeish Set For Return (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Birmingham Held By Ipswich Town (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Archived Birmingham City Articles

List All Vital Birmingham Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Middlesbrough 2 - 0 Birmingham
Birmingham 2 - 2 Ipswich
Birmingham 1 - 0 Brighton

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Brentford 3 1 1 1 0 4
14. Derby County 3 1 1 1 0 4
15. Blackburn 3 1 1 1 -1 4
16. Birmingham 3 1 1 1 -1 4
17. Brighton 3 1 0 2 0 3
18. Rotherham 3 1 0 2 -2 3
19. Leeds Utd 3 1 0 2 -3 3

Breaking League News

Fulham : 21/08/2014 16:39:00
Striker joins Pools
Middlesbrough : 21/08/2014 16:21:00
Call-Ups For Trio
Derby County : 21/08/2014 16:00:00
Ferdinand gets game time
Reading : 21/08/2014 15:04:00
Cameron Jerome Joins The Championship
Birmingham : 21/08/2014 14:12:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Brentford v Birmingham City
Suggested By:  
Home win 37%
Draw 21%
Away win 42%