Tag Archives: Karen Carney

Taking the positives from a disappointing game

The game against Huddersfield was a disappointment after the game at Derby the previous week. In both games, Birmingham City didn’t play well and scraped a draw. At Derby, the two goals at the end didn’t erase the memory of the poor play in the previous ninety minutes but they did seem to remove the negative feelings about it. Continue reading

Results and expectations

Birmingham City’s win on Saturday resulted in a rise out of the relegation zone and probably a rise in fans’ expectations too.  In his interview after the game, Gary Rowett seemed to be trying to manage those expectations. As he was talking about the great support from the Blues’ fans he mentioned that the team would most need that support when they didn’t play so well and didn’t win. Continue reading