What a difference a goal can make! In the dying minutes of last season, a goal from Paul Caddis kept Birmingham City in the Championship. On Saturday, he started the move that led to the only goal of the game, passing to David Cotterill, who put the cross in for Wes Thomas to head into the net. Continue reading
I’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
Yesterday’s game against Derby was a joys and sorrows sandwich. It started with a little joy as Keith Fahey returned to the Blues squad after several months’ absence. Then there was a huge dollop of sorrows in a dismal first half. But the afternoon was topped off by 30 minutes of joy as Blues returned to winning ways.