Monday, September 23, 2019
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In depth Match Previews from the BCFC Followers team

Birmingham City saw off a struggling Rotherham United side as Garry Monk's men secured their Championship status for another season. In the 6th minute, Blues were nearly ahead. From a free kick, Jota played the ball across the box, the ball found Che Adams, he shot at goal, but a flying Rodak denied the...
Blues welcome Sheffield United to St Andrews in a crucial game at the top of the table as The Blades will want to leapfrog Leeds by winning tonight. Blues however, will be full of confidence following their triumphant 1-0 victory over Marcelo Bielsa's side at the weekend. TEAM NEWS
Blues face in-form Leeds United on Saturday afternoon at St Andrews and Garry Monk will be hoping for another fighting display following the narrow 3-2 defeat to West Brom last Friday. TEAM NEWS Blues Monk will have a full squad at his disposal, with Maikel Kieftenbeld re-entering the...
Blues have been on their worst run so far this season; four straight defeats and it doesn't get any easier as Monk and his men make the short trip across the city to West Brom. Blues also haven't been able to find the net in the last four games, so fans will be hoping...
The midweek game sees Millwall FC visit St.Andrews, with the London side looking to end a run of four straight losses as they languish one place above the drop zone. Meanwhile, the home side return to their own turf just three days after the narrow 1-0 defeat to local rivals Aston Villa which resulted...
A few weeks ago, I was anticipating the second city derby with excitement and expectation. That is slowly being replaced by nervousness and apprehension.  This isn't my usual pessimistic nature but a natural human emotion ahead of derby day... isn't it?! Admittedly, Blues' abject performance at Hull last weekend - coupled...
Last week’s loss to Bolton was all too predictable, with many people on social media and before the game thinking we were going to lose. However I think we need to look on the bright side. We got to see small flashes of brilliance from Mrabti, with an on-the-ball relationship of football intelligence between him and Adams...
Birmingham return to home soil looking to close the gap on the play-off pack. St.Andrews will play host to a Bolton Wanderers side desperate for points as they enter the closing stages of the season second from bottom, but only four points off Rotherham United, who occupy the place above the drop zone.
Friday night football sees Blues take on third place side, Norwich City in the Sky Bet Championship tonight at Carrow Road. When we took on our opponents in the first game of the season, a very, very late equaliser for the Canaries via Onel Hernández meant the points were shared on day one. Since then, Daniel Farke's side have won...
A bumper crowd is expected on Saturday as we host Monk’s old club Middlesbrough F.C who look to reignite their form to stay in the play-off mix. The Teesside club have lost only twice on the road this season and typically do well against the Blues, unbeaten in the last nine matches played between...