Birmingham news and blogs Saturday 23 September 2017
Advanced
Careimages website hosting sponsor

 

Vital Blues

4217 stories

RSS feed for Vital Blues

 

Blues
Opinion: Blues must start this striker against Derby 

22 Sep 17

Opinion: Blues must start this striker against Derby Vitalfootball:Birmingham:22/09/2017 13:13:00 Tom Heslop, editor of Vital Birmingham, discusses a problematic position that Blues must address this weekend…


Blues
Opinion: Predicted line up Vs. Derby County 

22 Sep 17

Opinion: Predicted line up Vs.


Blues
The Three Pointer Vs. Derby County 

22 Sep 17

The Three Pointer Vs.


Blues
EFL In Favour Of Shorter Window & Other Changes 

21 Sep 17

EFL In Favour Of Shorter Window Other Changes Vitalfootball:Birmingham:21/09/2017 19:31:00 At a meeting of all EFL member clubs yesterday, there was a strong indication they would be in favour of making amendments to the summer’s transfer…


Blues
The UK’s Tightest Derby Clashes – 2017 

21 Sep 17

The UK’s Tightest Derby Clashes – 2017 Vitalfootball:Birmingham:21/09/2017 19:27:00 Ever wondered which local derby in the United Kingdom is the most closely contested…


Blues
Officials – Derby v Birmingham (23/9/17) 

21 Sep 17

Officials – Derby v Birmingham (23/9/17) Vitalfootball:Birmingham:21/09/2017 06:59:00 The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Derby County and Birmingham City this Saturday.


Blues
More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (20/9/17) 

19 Sep 17

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (20/9/17) Vitalfootball:Birmingham:19/09/2017 19:16:00 Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for the season of 2017/18.


Blues
Opinion: Appointing favourite Karanka would be a smart move 

19 Sep 17

Opinion: Appointing favourite Karanka would be a smart move Vitalfootball:Birmingham:19/09/2017 18:42:00 Luke Turner thinks that Blues would be wise to appoint the former Middlesbrough boss…


Blues
Pick up the mess, Lee 

19 Sep 17

Pick up the mess, Lee Vitalfootball:Birmingham:19/09/2017 09:55:00 In a new weekly blog, Rob Wildey has his say on events at Birmingham City…


Blues
Lee Carsley steps up the Blues training regime 

18 Sep 17

Lee Carsley steps up the Blues training regime Vitalfootball:Birmingham:18/09/2017 12:11:00 Caretaker boss Lee Carlsey took his first training session today and appointed two new coaches…


Blues
Opinion: Actions speak louder than words, Harry 

18 Sep 17

Opinion: Actions speak louder than words, Harry Vitalfootball:Birmingham:18/09/2017 12:03:00 Vital Birmingham editor Tom Heslop offers up his thoughts on Harry Redknapp and his departure from Blues…


Blues
Opinion: What next for these three Blues players? 

18 Sep 17

Opinion: What next for these three Blues players? Vitalfootball:Birmingham:18/09/2017 11:45:00 Vital Birmingham editor Tom Heslop discusses the futures of three Blues players now that Harry Redknapp is no longer with the club…


Blues
Harry Redknapp deserved more time 

17 Sep 17

Harry Redknapp deserved more time Vitalfootball:Birmingham:17/09/2017 11:10:00 Rob Wildey’s uses his column to offer his thoughts on Harry Redknapp’s dismissal…


Blues
Redknapp names club who bid £10m for Adams 

17 Sep 17

Redknapp names club who bid pound;10m for Adams Vitalfootball:Birmingham:17/09/2017 00:40:00 Harry Redknapp was speaking after he parted company with Birmingham City…


Blues
REACTION: Redknapp departs Blues 

16 Sep 17

REACTION: Redknapp departs Blues Vitalfootball:Birmingham:16/09/2017 20:20:00 Luke Turner shares his thoughts on tonight’s big news…


Blues
Bond follows Harry out of the door 

16 Sep 17

Bond follows Harry out of the door Vitalfootball:Birmingham:16/09/2017 19:30:00 Kevin Bond has departed the club…


Blues
Carsley steps in as caretaker boss 

16 Sep 17

Carsley steps in as caretaker boss Vitalfootball:Birmingham:16/09/2017 18:58:00 Lee Carsley will take temporary charge of Blues…


Blues
Harry Redknapp parts company with Blues 

16 Sep 17

Harry Redknapp parts company with Blues Vitalfootball:Birmingham:16/09/2017 18:40:00 Birmingham City have confirmed that Harry Redknapp is no longer the manager of the club…


Blues
Opinion: The points of no return 

15 Sep 17

Opinion: The points of no return Vitalfootball:Birmingham:15/09/2017 20:41:00 Guest writer William Heatley discusses what Blues need to do to kick start their season…


Blues
2017 Non League Day Announced 

15 Sep 17

2017 Non League Day Announced Vitalfootball:Birmingham:15/09/2017 19:12:00 One of the biggest events of the year to promote the Non League game will return for an eighth consecutive season during the next international break.


Blues
Preview: Preston North End 

15 Sep 17

Preview: Preston North End Vitalfootball:Birmingham:15/09/2017 18:11:00 Tom Elliman takes a look ahead to the weekend’s fixture against Preston North End…


Blues
The Three Pointer Vs. Preston 

15 Sep 17

The Three Pointer Vs.


Blues
Opinion: Predicted line up Vs Preston North End 

15 Sep 17

Opinion: Predicted line up Vs Preston North End Vitalfootball:Birmingham:15/09/2017 13:18:00 Vital Birmingham editor Tom Heslop discusses who he thinks will be in the starting XI for the game against Preston North End on Saturday…


Blues
Luke Maxwell joins Gateshead on loan 

15 Sep 17

Luke Maxwell joins Gateshead on loan Vitalfootball:Birmingham:15/09/2017 13:01:00 Birmingham City have confirmed that Luke Maxwell has joined Gateshead on loan…


Blues
Blues loan third youngster to Solihull Moors 

14 Sep 17

Blues loan third youngster to Solihull Moors Vitalfootball:Birmingham:14/09/2017 17:48:00 Birmingham City have confirmed that Wes McDonald has joined Solihull Moors…


Blues
Opinion: Rejecting Adams bid shows determination 

14 Sep 17

Opinion: Rejecting Adams bid shows determination Vitalfootball:Birmingham:14/09/2017 15:19:00 Vital Birmingham editor Tom Heslop discusses the recent news that Blues rejected a pound;10 million bid for Che Adams…


Blues
Redknapp: We rejected £10m bid on deadline day 

14 Sep 17

Redknapp: We rejected pound;10m bid on deadline day Vitalfootball:Birmingham:14/09/2017 15:05:00 Birmingham City knocked back a pound;10m bid for Che Adams…


Blues
Shrewsbury Crowdfunder Campaign Extended – 14/9/17 

14 Sep 17

Shrewsbury Crowdfunder Campaign Extended – 14/9/17 Vitalfootball:Birmingham:13/09/2017 23:02:00 Shrewsbury Town’s crowdfunding appeal to install and trial rail seating in their South Stand has hit the pound;50,000 mark and has now been…


Blues
Officials – Birmingham v Preston (16/9/17) 

13 Sep 17

Officials – Birmingham v Preston (16/9/17) Vitalfootball:Birmingham:13/09/2017 22:54:00 The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Birmingham City and Preston North End this Saturday…


Blues
Opinion: Craig Gardner fading into the background 

13 Sep 17

Opinion: Craig Gardner fading into the background Vitalfootball:Birmingham:13/09/2017 22:14:00 Vital Birmingham editor Tom Heslop discusses why he thinks Craig Gardner is becoming more of a figure in the dressing room than on the pitch…


Blues
Opinion: Are we seeing a rejuvenated Emilio Nsue? 

13 Sep 17

Opinion: Are we seeing a rejuvenated Emilio Nsue? Vitalfootball:Birmingham:13/09/2017 22:08:00 Luke Turner comments on Emilio Nsue’s most recent performance and his place at the club…


Blues
Sky’s Championship Deal Opens Up Streaming 

12 Sep 17

Sky’s Championship Deal Opens Up Streaming Vitalfootball:Birmingham:12/09/2017 20:32:00 The EFL yesterday concluded the terms of a new broadcasting deal with Sky that will run for five seasons from 2019/20.


Blues
Officials – Leeds v Birmingham (12/9/17) 

11 Sep 17

Officials – Leeds v Birmingham (12/9/17) Vitalfootball:Birmingham:11/09/2017 22:59:00 The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Leeds United and Birmingham City this Tuesday.


Blues
The Three Pointer Vs. Leeds 

11 Sep 17

The Three Pointer Vs.


Blues
Preview: Leeds United 

11 Sep 17

Preview: Leeds United Vitalfootball:Birmingham:11/09/2017 16:31:00 Tom Elliman previews Tuesday nights game at Elland Road…


Blues
Opinion: Predicted line up Vs. Leeds United 

10 Sep 17

Opinion: Predicted line up Vs.


Blues
Fans Not Numbers – The Midlands 

10 Sep 17

Fans Not Numbers – The Midlands Vitalfootball:Birmingham:09/09/2017 23:57:00 A new campaign aiming to regulate the way football clubs are owned and run will be holding a roadshow in Coventry next week – one of five around the country.


Blues
The Three Pointer Vs. Norwich 

8 Sep 17

The Three Pointer Vs.


Blues
Reports: Blues set to sign Venezuela international 

8 Sep 17

Reports: Blues set to sign Venezuela international Vitalfootball:Birmingham:08/09/2017 10:09:00 Birmingham City are in the market again…


Blues
The Three Pointer Vs. Norwich 

8 Sep 17

The Three Pointer Vs.


Blues
Opinion: Predicted line up Vs. Norwich City 

7 Sep 17

Opinion: Predicted line up Vs.


Blues
Official: Adams signs new long-term deal with Blues 

7 Sep 17

Official: Adams signs new long-term deal with Blues Vitalfootball:Birmingham:07/09/2017 16:41:00 Che Adams has committed his future to Birmingham City…


Blues
Confirmed: Kieftenbeld returns back to Blues 

7 Sep 17

Confirmed: Kieftenbeld returns back to Blues Vitalfootball:Birmingham:07/09/2017 15:56:00 Maikel Kieftenbeld’s move to Derby County is OFF…


Blues
Officials – Norwich v Birmingham (9/9/17) 

6 Sep 17

Officials – Norwich v Birmingham (9/9/17) Vitalfootball:Birmingham:06/09/2017 21:11:00 The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Norwich City and Birmingham City this Saturday…


Blues
Labour Take Stand On Betting Shirt Sponsorship 

6 Sep 17

Labour Take Stand On Betting Shirt Sponsorship Vitalfootball:Birmingham:06/09/2017 20:03:00 Some would argue maybe Labour have better things to concern themselves with, but deputy leader Tom Watson has said the party would ban betting shirt…


Blues
Transfer Window Change Talks At Advanced Stage 

5 Sep 17

Transfer Window Change Talks At Advanced Stage Vitalfootball:Birmingham:05/09/2017 22:56:00 With the mid August discussion about closing the summer transfer window before action kicks off in the Premier League and EFL, it’s now been confirmed…


Blues
Transfer news: Blues set to sign free agent defender 

4 Sep 17

Transfer news: Blues set to sign free agent defender Vitalfootball:Birmingham:04/09/2017 13:03:00 Former Spurs defender Sebastien Bassong is poised to join Blues…


Blues
A look at what Youssouf Mulumbu would bring to Blues 

3 Sep 17

A look at what Youssouf Mulumbu would bring to Blues Vitalfootball:Birmingham:03/09/2017 20:17:00 West Brom fan and expert Nathan Bliss speaks to Vital Birmingham to give his thoughts on Blues target Youssouf Mulumbu…


Blues
Transfer Talk: Redknapp interested in free agent Mulumbu 

3 Sep 17

Transfer Talk: Redknapp interested in free agent Mulumbu Vitalfootball:Birmingham:03/09/2017 15:39:00 The Blues manager is reportedly interested in the free agent…


Blues
2017/18 Free Agent XI 

2 Sep 17

2017/18 Free Agent XI Vitalfootball:Birmingham:02/09/2017 21:37:00 With the summer transfer window now the stuff of memories a number of players remain free agents and can still be signed by clubs.


Blues
How The Champ Shaped Up In The Summer Of 2017 

2 Sep 17

How The Champ Shaped Up In The Summer Of 2017 Vitalfootball:Birmingham:02/09/2017 00:06:00 End of deadline day and all the deals (and any that followed late) have been announced, so how did sides shape up against their Championship opponents…


Blues
Reflection: Birmingham City’s summer transfer window 

1 Sep 17

Reflection: Birmingham City’s summer transfer window Vitalfootball:Birmingham:01/09/2017 18:33:00 Luke Turner reflects on Birmingham City’s transfer window…


Blues
Deadline Day: Blues unable to compete Song deal 

1 Sep 17

Deadline Day: Blues unable to compete Song deal Vitalfootball:Birmingham:01/09/2017 00:14:00 Birmingham City failed in their attempt to sign Alex Song…


Blues
Deadline Day: Blues sign young Everton star 

1 Sep 17

Deadline Day: Blues sign young Everton star Vitalfootball:Birmingham:01/09/2017 00:08:00 Birmingham City have completed some late, late business…


Blues
Deadline Day: Blues fail in late bid for Bostock 

1 Sep 17

Deadline Day: Blues fail in late bid for Bostock Vitalfootball:Birmingham:31/08/2017 23:38:00 Birmingham City went in for a late bid for John Bostock…


Blues
Deadline Day: Kieftenbeld swaps Blues for Derby 

1 Sep 17

Deadline Day: Kieftenbeld swaps Blues for Derby Vitalfootball:Birmingham:31/08/2017 23:28:00 Maikel Kieftenbeld has left Blues…


Blues
Deadline Day: Donaldson departs Blues 

1 Sep 17

Deadline Day: Donaldson departs Blues Vitalfootball:Birmingham:31/08/2017 23:16:00 Clayton Donaldson has left Birmingham City…


Blues
Deadline Day: Song deal back on? 

1 Sep 17

Deadline Day: Song deal back on? Vitalfootball:Birmingham:31/08/2017 23:04:00 Another twist in the Alex Song deal…


Blues
Deadline Day: Blues complete deal for Brentford defender 

31 Aug 17

Deadline Day: Blues complete deal for Brentford defender Vitalfootball:Birmingham:31/08/2017 22:43:00 Birmingham City have completed a late deal on Deadline Day…


Blues
Deadline Day: Keita heads to Serie A on loan 

31 Aug 17

Deadline Day: Keita heads to Serie A on loan Vitalfootball:Birmingham:31/08/2017 21:08:00 Cheick Keita has left the club on loan…