Date:Friday September 8 2006
Steve Bruce has said that he used to go mad over international breaks, and especially this time round he wanted the players on the training pitch to correct the mistakes against Cardiff.
'When I was younger with the internationals I used to go mad but 'what can you do about it'?
'You think 'two weeks great' - that's plenty of time to work on the training ground.
'The problem is that you'd like to work on the things you did wrong against Cardiff and try and put them right but that's difficult with eight players away, so it's a frustration.
'I think the international games should be on a Wednesday and a Saturday, so that they can come back to their club for a week.
'That's my opinion because we do pay them, but at the same time I understand international managers want to prepare them as well.'
Birmingham - FSF's May Newsletter (Friday May 29 2015)
Blues winger subject to interest from Wigan Athletic (Thursday May 28 2015)
Rowett Revolution: Defeating Nottingham Forest (Wednesday May 27 2015)
Birmingham Winger In Wales Squad (Tuesday May 26 2015)
Boothroyd calls for focus from Demarai Gray (Monday May 25 2015)
Rowett Revolution: Rotherham Victory (Sunday May 24 2015)
Most Watched: Zigic Wonder Strike (Sunday May 24 2015)
Birmingham Eye Released Wednesday Forward (Saturday May 23 2015)
Darren Randolph set for move to Premier League (Saturday May 23 2015)
Young Keeper Could be Birmingham No 2 (Friday May 22 2015)
|8. Derby County||46||21||14||11||29||77|
|13. Sheff Wed||46||14||18||14||-6||60|
|RUFC - Rumours, Rumours, Rumours
» Rotherham : 30/05/2015 10:01:01
|Coming Up - Port Vale To Shrewsbury Town
» Wigan : 30/05/2015 09:46:01
|Man City midfielder says he would love return to Leeds
» Leeds Utd : 30/05/2015 09:09:00
|LUFC Thompson breaks his silence
» Leeds Utd : 30/05/2015 08:00:01
|Forest Face Teddy's Stevenage!
» Forest : 30/05/2015 07:30:01