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United plan double transfer swoop for young English stars

United plan double transfer swoop for young English stars

May. 18 | Manchester United are reportedly preparing an audacious double transfer swoop for young English stars Saido Berahino and Demarai Gray. The Red Devils are keen to add home-grown players to their squad and the West Brom and Birmingham forwards are viable...

Spurs set to replace keeper Friedel with Ben Foster

Spurs set to replace keeper Friedel with Ben Foster

May. 11 | Ben Foster has been earmarked as Spurs’ long-term replacement for veteran keeper Brad Friedel. Tottenham have been checking on Foster’s form during his season-long loan spell at West Brom, and are poised to snatch him from parent club Birmingham. Foster,...

Fergie targets £3m move for Birmingham goalkeeper

Fergie targets £3m move for Birmingham goalkeeper

Apr. 10 | Alex Ferguson is ready to join the £3m chase for Birmingham goalkeeper Jack Butland. Fergie sent Manchester United goalkeeping coach Eric Steele to make a personal check on Butland in Cheltenham’s game at Rotherham. England under-21 international...

FA Cup 5th Round Replay: Birmingham 0 Chelsea 2

FA Cup 5th Round Replay: Birmingham 0 Chelsea 2

Mar. 7 | There were messages off the pitch – and on it – for Chelsea last night as they earned a place in the last eight of the FA Cup with goals from André Villas-Boas’s two key signings. Juan Mata celebrated his, Raul Meireles studiously did not his...

FA Cup Match Report: Chelsea 1 Birmingham 1

FA Cup Match Report: Chelsea 1 Birmingham 1

Feb. 18 | Daniel Sturridge’s 62nd minute header spared Chelsea from a humiliating FA Cup exit at the hands of Championship side Birmingham City but Saturday’s unconvincing 1-1 draw will do little to ease the pressure on Andre Villas-Boas. The...

FA Cup Match Preview: Chelsea vs Birmingham

FA Cup Match Preview: Chelsea vs Birmingham

Feb. 18 | John Terry looks unlikely to be risked, despite recovering from the knee injury that has sidelined him for three weeks. Blues captain Terry only returned to full training on Thursday and manager Andre Villas-Boas cast doubt on whether he could play both...

Liverpool plan move for Birmingham’s 17 year-old wonderkid

Liverpool plan move for Birmingham’s 17 year-old wonderkid

Jan. 6 | Liverpool are interested in Birmingham City winger Nathan Redmond. The £10million-rated 17-year-old has two years left on his contract but has attracted strong attention from Manchester City. Birmingham boss Chris Hughton is desperate to keep hold of...

Man City told to pay £12m for Birmingham youngster

Man City told to pay £12m for Birmingham youngster

Dec. 24 | Manchester City have been put off a move for up-and-coming Birmingham winger Nathan Redmond after the Blues slapped a £12million price tag on his head. The Premier League leaders were last week considering a January move for the 17-year-old, but at about...

James McFadden could make Everton return

James McFadden could make Everton return

Oct. 17 | James McFadden was at Everton’s training ground on Monday to put the final touches on a deal to return to the club he left in 2008. The Scotland international is available on a free transfer following his release from Birmingham in the summer and...

Match Report: Man City 2 Birmingham 0

Match Report: Man City 2 Birmingham 0

Sep. 21 | Owen Hargreaves enjoyed a sensational Manchester City debut as he opened the scoring in his side’s Carling Cup triumph over Birmingham City at the Etihad Stadium. Released by Manchester United in the summer after three injury-ravaged seasons,...