Vital Football

Latest Birmingham City News

Houghton Proud Of His Side

Houghton Proud Of His Side

Blues boss Chris Hughton declared himself to be very proud of his side after watching them beat Nacional in the Europa Cup competition to reach the group stage.

St Andrews was packed with fans wanting to see the return of European Football to the club, something which they had been starved of for near on 50 years

And starring role in a team full of heroes went to 17 year old Nathan Redmond who got the breakthrough to set Blues on their way before David Murphy`s header made it two and the game was then put beyond the Portuguese side`s reach with a third from
Chris Wood.

Hughton said: 'I'm extremely proud. We knew it was going to be a very tough game.

'It was similar to the first leg where Nacional started very well. We took a little while to get into the game but once we did, I thought we were very good value for the win.'


Subscribe to RSS headline updates from:
Powered by FeedBurner



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

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



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

Writer:Foxxy
Date:Friday August 26 2011
Time: 1:53PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Opinion: Time for Blues to step up their interest in striker

Luke Turner believes it's time for Blues to go all out to sign Jordan Hugill...

Blues should consider £10m raid for Bournemouth trio

Vital Birmingham editor Tom Heslop discusses three players he thinks Harry Redknapp should target in a bumper £10 million deal this summer

Middlesbrough set to submit fresh bid for Blues defender

Middlesbrough are ready to come back with an improved offer for Ryan Shotton...

AFCON Boost For League Sides From 2019

Changes to the African Cup of Nations have provided Premier League teams with a boost from the season of 2018/19.

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)

Where will Blues finish next season?
Suggested By:
Top 216%
Top 646%
7th - 14th28%
15th - 21st4%
Bottom 36%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Birmingham City Results (view all)

Birmingham City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Le Hane81
2.WayCoolBlue37
3.David Village31
4.Ohio29
5.gazal16
6.cropped6
7.mickoblue3
8.Plynch2
9.Flakey2
10.Stevendp1
Write for Vital Football