Category Archives: Birmingham City

Cook’s experiment offers pointers for next season – Birmingham City 1 Wigan Athletic 1

Latics made seven changes against Birmingham City and they should have come away with all three points after creating the better chances in this 1-1 draw at St Andrew’s. The hosts went ahead after only two minutes when acting Latics’ … Continue reading

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Dire day at the DW – Wigan Athletic 0 Birmingham City 3

It was another abject performance by Wigan Athletic as they crashed to a 3-0 home defeat to Birmingham City. Josh Windass had an early opportunity to give Latics the lead but it was Che Adams who put the Blues in … Continue reading

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12th Man – The greatest of great escapes?

Latics look like making a quick return to the third tier of English football yet there is still a slim chance that they could survive. They will need to win both their games against play-off contenders Reading and Leeds United … Continue reading

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Dan keeps Latics survival hopes alive – Birmingham City 0 Wigan Athletic 1

Latics’ centre-back Dan Burn kept their survival hopes alive by scoring the only goal in the 1-0 victory at St Andrews. The 6ft 7in defender was in the right place to poke home at close range in the 19th minute … Continue reading

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12th Man – Only wins can save Latics now

It’s difficult not to feel despondent about Latics survival chances after Saturday’s dispiriting performance at home to Nottingham Forest. Manager Warren Joyce selected a team without any attack-minded wide players in a 4-4-1-1 formation and his team lacked the creativity … Continue reading

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Davies rescues a point for Latics – Wigan Athletic 1 Birmingham City 1

Substitute Craig Davies rescued a point for Wigan Athletic with a 90th minute equaliser against Birmingham City at the DW Stadium. Latics had dominated the game and created several good chances but Birmingham had gone ahead in the first half … Continue reading

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Downward trend continues – Birmingham City 3 Wigan Athletic 1

Wigan slipped deeper into the relegation mire after a dispiriting 3-1 defeat to Birmingham City at St Andrews. An abysmal first 30 minutes gifted City a two goal lead through Clayton Donaldson, but it could have been so many more as … Continue reading

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