Tag Archives: James Fry

Players new and old

I was reminded of Robbie Savage’s exit from Blues when I read about David Cotterill’s arrival in the Mail. Their article1 said “a desire to move closer to his Cardiff base and play for a big city club, in the second tier, persuaded him to come to Blues.” It seems that the Welsh like to be near home and Cardiff is nearer to Birmingham than Doncaster. Continue reading

Out and in

Bolton Zigic farewellI’m going to need a cheat sheet again next season.  I started using one last year after the friendly against Hull in August when I realised I didn’t know most of the Birmingham City players. I am not an expert on football but I do like to know the names of the players in my team.  So I compiled a list of names and squad numbers and kept updating it as players kept coming and going.   Continue reading