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Birmingham City boss Alex McLeish says there is no doubt that his side deserves to be in the semi final of the Carling Cup after watching his side out battle Aston Villa at St Andrews on Wednesday.

West Ham were the team destined to take on the winners of the Second City derby and Nikola Zigic booked that place with a late goal that sent Blues fans wild.

McLeish said:'We earned the right to be in the semi-finals and I'm really proud of the players. It was a fantastic effort by them and I felt we deserved it.

'We finally got our reward in the second half when they were probably the better side in terms of possession but never really hurt us. I felt really pleased for them, really delighted.

'They've met a lot of challenges this team over the past year-and-a-half. This was another one and they've risen to it.'



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Writer:Foxxy
Date:Thursday December 2 2010
Time: 1:16PM

Comments

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Take some responsibility for us not getting World Cup. Thanks.
BigBadBobbyC 9
02/12/2010 16:10:00
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You set of SCUM ... your actions cost us the world cup
simonfire1
02/12/2010 16:17:00
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Good, who wants it, I certainly dont. England are a crap team with a crap manager so wind your necks in and shag off
LookersGrant
02/12/2010 16:31:00
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retards. utter, utter retards. you and the bbc make a great team. you brainless monkeys should be thrown out of the cup.
DEZZYP
02/12/2010 21:15:00
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You should be thrown in the canal but I'm not crying like a whinging pig that you obviously are
Original Prankster
02/12/2010 21:22:00
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thrown in a canal? bravo on such a witty response retard. theres that thick brummie pot noodle loving attitude which helped cost us the world cup.
DEZZYP
02/12/2010 22:53:00
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Cry yourself to sleep about it whilst I'm dreaming about wemberley!
juniorblue
02/12/2010 23:24:00
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its wembley not wemberley. the only reason i will be crying is due to your lack of education.
DEZZYP
02/12/2010 23:40:00
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Christ, you're obsessed with us aren't you gayboy?
Dutch Bluenose
02/12/2010 23:48:00
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Any Brummie fan not ashamed of events after the game should hang their heads in shame, some posters on another site were calling for both teams to be banned. I argued that would be punishing genuine fans, reading a couple of posters on here I'm changing my mind
Topspur1
03/12/2010 05:19:00
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