Match Reports

Birmingham City match reports provided by Trust Vice-Chairman Andy Munro.

Pre-Season 2013: Hull City (H) – Tigers Tamed

Posted on Jul 29, 2013

Pre-Season 2013: Hull City (H) – Tigers Tamed

I decided to go and watch my first and the last pre-season friendly against Hull to check out ‘Lee’s Lads’. Friendlies are not usually considered a good indicator of the season ahead, but I always think that the final one before the season proper is important in terms of the confidence factor engendered by a victory.

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Drawing A Line Under The Season: Blackburn Rovers (H)

Posted on May 7, 2013

Drawing A Line Under The Season: Blackburn Rovers (H)

A meeting of two underachievers, especially given Blues have an uninspiring home record, ended predictably. Obviously, it was appreciated that the players thanked the fans following the conclusion of the match. This whilst the fans thanked their lucky stars that Blues didn’t follow the black and gold into the Dingle-y hell that will be League One.

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Blues Mown Down By Tractor Boys: Ipswich Town (A)

Posted on May 1, 2013

Blues Mown Down By Tractor Boys: Ipswich Town (A)

Just when Bluenoses were starting to mention Lee Clark in the same breath as Sir Alex and talking about the new Blue Soap Powder washing away the early season doldrums, Blues’ progress to football redemption was blocked by a large tractor driven by Mad Farmer Mick.

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Report: Yorkshire Puddings – Leeds United (H)

Posted on Apr 22, 2013

Report: Yorkshire Puddings – Leeds United (H)

Like many football fans, Leeds supporters – particularly their so called ‘ultras’ – have never been a favourite of mine.

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The Foxes Not So Fleet: Leicester City (A)

Posted on Apr 15, 2013

The Foxes Not So Fleet: Leicester City (A)

All of a sudden it seems Blues ‘on the telly’ is not the complete torture that it used to be, and a well-earned point away at Leicester City was very much welcomed.

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Bushwacked: Millwall (H)

Posted on Apr 11, 2013

Bushwacked: Millwall (H)

Perhaps the have introduced a Millwall mentoring scheme, but walking up to the ground I was passed by half of the West Midlands police force ferrying a similar proportion of opposition fans in distinctly the same direction.

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