English defender Roger Johnson ready for new challenge in ISL

English defender Roger Johnson ready for new challenge in ISL

English footballer Roger Johnson says that hunger for new challenge and huge popularity of the Indian Super League has prompted him to choose to play in the ISL by joining FC Pune City.

Former hat-trick record-holder Graham​ Leggat dies at 81

Graham Leggat, who held the record for the quickest English top- flight hat-trick for over 51 years until Southampton`s Sadio Mane broke it in May, has died aged 81.

Spurs face Arsenal in League Cup thriller

Spurs face Arsenal in League Cup thriller

Tottenham will face north London enemies Arsenal and Aston Villa will take on bitter rivals Birmingham in a pair of League Cup third round derby showdowns.

Mauricio Pochettino`s Tottenham were paired against Arsene Wenger`s Gunners in Tuesday`s draw.

Jailed Birmingham City boss freed on bail

Jailed Birmingham City boss freed on bail

Birmingham City`s jailed former owner Carson Yeung was freed on bail in Hong Kong Friday pending an appeal against his conviction for money laundering.

Jailed Birmingham City boss abandons sentence appeal

Jailed Birmingham City boss abandons sentence appeal

Birmingham City`s former owner, sentenced to six years in prison for money laundering, will not appeal his sentence, a Hong Kong court heard Friday, after an appeal against his conviction was rejected earlier this week.

England`s FA sought black player quotas: Book

England`s FA sought black player quotas: Book

Two officials from the Football Association told former England manager Graham Taylor to limit the number of black players in his squad, a new book has claimed.

England women's goalkeeper Karen Bardsley faces violent conduct charge

England women's goalkeeper Karen Bardsley faces violent conduct charge

England goalkeeper Karen Bardsley has been charged with violent conduct after punches were thrown during a match between Manchester City and Birmingham City women`s teams.

Birmingham City questioned over convicted ex-boss Carson Yeung

Birmingham City questioned over convicted ex-boss Carson Yeung

England`s Football League is quizzing Birmingham City over the continuing influence of the club`s former owner Carson Yeung, who is languishing in a Hong Kong prison for money laundering, reports said Thursday.

Cristiano Ronaldo almost ended up in Birmingham City before Man United move, claims David Sullivan

Cristiano Ronaldo almost ended up in Birmingham City before Man United move, claims David Sullivan

Former Birmingham City football team owner David Sullivan has claimed that the club could have bagged Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo for just six million pounds before the forward moved to Manchester United.

Lee Clark succeeds Riga as Blackpool manager

Lee Clark succeeds Riga as Blackpool manager

English second-tier strugglers Blackpool announced the appointment of Lee Clark as manager on Thursday, just 10 days after he was sacked by fellow-Championship side Birmingham City.

Birmingham appoint former defender Gary Rowett as manager

Birmingham appoint former defender Gary Rowett as manager

Birmingham City have appointed former defender Gary Rowett as their new manager following the club`s record 8-0 home defeat by Bournemouth, the Championship (second-tier) side said on Monday. 

Wolfsburg sign up Nicklas Bendtner

Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner, released by Arsenal at the end of last season, has joined Wolfsburg, the Bundesliga club announced on Friday.

Fabrice Muamba hails Mourinho as `best manager of his generation`

Former Arsenal footballer Fabrice Muamba has hailed Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho as the best manager of his generation.

Birmingham football club boss Carson Yeung jailed for 6 years

Hong Kong businessman Carson Yeung was sentenced to six years in jail on Friday for money laundering in a high-profile case that law enforcement officials hailed as an important victory to combat money laundering in the global financial hub.

Jose Mourinho`s smart Chelsea outwit Manuel Pellegrini`s stunned Manchester City

Jose Mourinho proved why he is one of the most revered coaches in the world as he masterminded a 1-0 win that ended Manchester City`s 100 percent home Premier League record this season.

Ex-Liverpool, Chelsea striker Hateley dies

Former Liverpool striker Tony Hateley has died at the age of 72 following a period of illness, the Premier League club have announced.

Manchester United striker, Federico Macheda joins Birmingham City on loan

Manchester United striker Federico Macheda has joined Birmingham City on loan until the end of the season, the Championship club said on their website (www.bcfc.com) on Friday.

Hong Kong`s Sammy Yu looking to buy English club

Former Birmingham City director Sammy Yu of Hong Kong is heading a consortium that is interested in buying English football club Sheffield on Wednesday.

Birmingham City striker Marlon King arrested on `dangerous driving` charges

An English footballer has been arrested over charges of dangerous driving following an accident involving three cars that left a man seriously injured.

Birmingham confirm Liverpool talks with Butland

The Championship club have stated that they are in discussions with the Premier League side about the possibility of the English keeper moving to Anfield in January.