Tag Archives: Hereford United

Happy New Year?

If you want to get some idea of what to expect in 2015, my blog is the wrong place to look. I don’t understand a lot of what happened last year or know what this one will bring.  I’m not even going to speculate about Blyth Spartans’ chances of causing an upset when they play Birmingham City tomorrow. There should be plenty of others commenting on that game; I noticed an announcement on the Blyth Spartans site saying that the extended press area was full. Continue reading

Interesting times

It looks as though the next couple of weeks could be interesting for Birmingham City, both on and off the pitch. In tomorrow’s game, we will see how Rowett reacts to last weekend’s loss: who he puts in the team and how they play. I’d like to see Zigic in the squad and coming on as a sub. He would get a good reception: fans were singing his name at Blackpool and he wasn’t even there. Continue reading

More change needed

On Tuesday evening it felt as though everything had changed for Birmingham City.  It had only been a couple of weeks since one manager was sacked and eight days since a new one was appointed.  Our previous home game on October 25th had ended 0 – 8, utter humiliation, but hope was renewed following our no-score draw away on November 1st. The crowd too was transformed, from miserable silence to loud support.  I stayed to the end of the Bournemouth game because the team that had capitulated were my team and I felt I needed to be there as long as they were on the pitch. On Tuesday night, I stayed because I wanted to. Continue reading