UK time is: 02:34:08
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Daunting Task At Brighton For Blues

Blues face a daunting trip to the south coast on Saturday when they take on league leaders Brighton.

It's really a game they could have done without following last week's humiliation in front of the cameras at home to Barnsley.

The Seagulls have won their last five matches and are two points clear of Huddersfield in second.

Lee Clark's team won't pick its self for this one and the manager has a few major decisions to make with changes being needed, but illness and injuries have taken their toll on the squad.

Marlon King has sat out of training for the majority of this week suffering from a virus, also suffering is Hayden Mullins who was struck down on Wednesday evening with the same symptoms.

Stephen Carr (knee) and Paul Caddis (shoulder) are ruled out of defence for Blues while David Murphy (hamstring) and Pablo Ibanez (broken toe) are out for around a month.

Left-back Paul Robinson goes straight into the side after arriving on a short term deal, while at the heart of the defence will be Curtis
Davies and Steven Caldwell.

Will Packwood or Jonathan Spector will be right-back.




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 September 28 2012

Time: 3:14PM

Your Comments

Not so hard really, they dont look anything special at all, far from it.....
drayton
easy, easy, easy, easy, easy, easy, easy, easy, easy, easy, easy, easy,
blue bloke
Town full of bummers, their just a town full of bummers.....
Sidderz
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Birmingham City Articles

Blues Through To Next Round (Friday December 19 2014)

Birmingham Agree Deal With Charlton (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Birmingham Manager Finishes Impressive Peno (Wednesday December 17 2014)

BIHL to Provide Funds for BCFC (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Birmingham Offer Youngster New Deal (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Birmingham Opt to Send Shea Back (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Birmingham Defeat the Final Straw (Monday December 15 2014)

Channel 5 Win Football League Rights (Monday December 15 2014)

Birmingham Clear of Transfer Embargo (Monday December 15 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)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Charlton 22 6 12 4 -1 30
13. Fulham 22 8 4 10 -4 28
14. Sheff Wed 22 6 10 6 -5 28
15. Birmingham 22 7 7 8 -8 28
16. Bolton 21 7 4 10 -5 25
17. Reading 22 7 4 11 -11 25
18. Leeds Utd 22 6 6 10 -7 24

Breaking League News

Rhodes at the Double!
Blackburn : 21/12/2014 02:23:00
Worst yet admits Karanka
Middlesbrough : 20/12/2014 23:15:00
Boro slip against rivals
Middlesbrough : 20/12/2014 23:06:00
RUFC - Evans 'It Was Always Going To Be Big Game'
Rotherham : 20/12/2014 21:52:00
RUFC - Evans 'Tom Was Stunning Today'
Rotherham : 20/12/2014 21:49:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the match: Birmingham 6-1 Reading
Suggested By:  
Darren Randolph 3%
Paul Caddis 0%
Paul Robinson 0%
Michael Morrison 2%
Jonathan Grounds 2%
Stephen Gleeson 2%
David Davis 2%
Andrew Shinnie 50%
Demarai Gray 26%
David Cotterill 2%
Clayton Donaldson 2%
Guy Moussi 2%
Nikola Zigic 7%
Wes Thomas 0%