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Blues Ladies Lose Tough Encounter with League Leaders

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A tough game at Solihull Moors’ Autotech Stadium saw Blues Ladies beaten 1-0 by Chelsea LFC. While the scoreline was tight there was no doubting that Chelsea had been the better side and Blues Ladies are still searching for the first win in the WSL this season.

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Blues Ladies v Chelsea Ladies Preview

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Blues Ladies take on league leaders Chelsea Ladies today as Dave Parker’s charges look for their first league win of the campaign.

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Charlton Reflections

Birmingham City finished off their home campaign with a 1-0 win courtesy of Lloyd Dyer’s first goal for the club. Rowett’s charges now lie in 11th place in the table with 60 points following their ninth home win in 16 games under the former Burton manager.

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Charlton Preview in Association with EZE Group

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Gary Rowett will lead his players out at St Andrew’s for the last home game of the season against Charlton Athletic hoping to complete back-to-back wins and push the team closer to the top 10 finish he so desires.

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Referee Report in Association with EZE Group – Jeremy Simpson

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Barring any late changes, Jeremy Simpson of Lancashire will be in the middle for Blues’ Championship game against Charlton today. Here is a look at his stats.

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The Number 10 Quandary

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Gary Rowett could be left with a selection dilemma tomorrow with Andy Shinnie a doubt for the Charlton game and Diego Fabbrini rushing back from Italy with a new protective mask after his previous one was broken by Nathaniel Chalobah in the game against Reading.

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Video Podcast: Is No News Good News?

With nothing forthcoming from Hong Kong about either Carson’s appeal verdict or the sale of Birmingham City, is it possible that no news is good news? As Blues fans we’re used to delay from the Far East being a bad thing but in this case it might not be that way.

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Reading Preview in Association with EZE Group

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Gary Rowett takes Blues to Reading to play their penultimate away game of the season. With Millwall losing last night confirming Reading’s mathematical safety from relegation neither team is playing for more than pride.

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Referee Report in Association with EZE Group – Lee Mason

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Barring any late changes, Lee Mason of Lancashire will be in the middle for Blues’ Championship game against Reading tonight. Here is a look at his stats.

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By The Book

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On this day one year ago, Lee Clark experimented with probably one of the craziest team selections I’ve ever seen. It was a balanced team – five outfield players were right-footed, five were left-footed; however, three quarters of the defence were playing out of their normal position and the result was inevitable; within half an hour we were three down and by half-time it was four.

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