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Who is Birmingham’s Alex Jones, Port Vale’s on-loan hotshot?

Port Vale have undoubtedly been the surprise package in League One so far this season with their victory on Sunday afternoon against MK Dons lifting them up to fourth place in the table. This summer saw a complete overhaul of the club with the appointment of little known Portuguese manager Bruno Ribiero and the addition of fourteen new signings during …

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Is this defender Birmingham City’s unsung hero?

Experienced defender Michael Morrison was the first player brought in by Gary Rowett when he began his rebuilding process of Birmingham City some 16 months ago. He was thrown straight into Rowett’s first match in charge at Wolves after arriving from Charlton where he had been deemed surplus to requirements under Bob Peeters. Morrison made an immediate impact at St …

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Are this Arsenal academy star’s displays for Birmingham City showing great Premier League promise?

In the summer of 2011, a 16-year-old Jon Toral made the move; along with best friend Hector Bellerin, to Premier League Arsenal from Spanish giants Barcelona for a reported fee of £300,000. Unlike Bellerin, Toral has struggled to break through into Arsene Wenger’s first team and hasn’t been helped by unwanted injuries as well as an array of attacking talent ahead …

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Are the good times on the horizon for Birmingham City?

Less than two years ago, Birmingham City were staring down the barrel of League One football as they travelled to Bolton on the final day of the season. They knew that a defeat would confirm their relegation and when they trailed 2-0 it looked all but certain. However, a Nikola Zigic goal and a 93rd minute equaliser from Paul Caddis coupled with …

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