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Keep, Sell or Release – Forwards

With the end of the season nearing and with so many players out of contract I thought it would be a good idea to go through the squad and analyse who I think we should keep, who we can get away with selling and who needs to be released. This is the fourth of five installments of that analysis.

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A Replacement for Lita?

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It was confirmed yesterday by Birmingham City that on-loan forward Leroy Lita has returned to Swansea City due to a thigh injury sustained whilst on loan. The Congolese-born forward made ten appearances for Blues, scoring three times whilst on loan at St Andrews.

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Loan Report – An Assist for Jervis

It was a quiet week for Blues’ loanees with only one player getting any minutes on the pitch.

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Loan Report: Rain and Injury

Only two of Blues loanees were in action this week as injury and the rain affected the amount of game-time available.

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Loan Report – Goal for Rooney, Woe for Kerr and Jervis

It was another mixed week for Blues loanees with two players making appearances for their respective teams whilst one suffers with injury.

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Loan Report – Debut Goals and Missed Sitters

It’s been a bit of a bittersweet weekend for Blues on-loan players with three players getting game time but results largely going against them.

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Loan Report – Air Shots and Power Failures

It’s been a quiet week for Blues loanees with only Adam Rooney making an appearance out of the three players Blues have out on temporary transfer.

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Loan Report – On the Bench

In the ten days since the last loan report I published on this site it’s not been a great period for the Birmingham City players out on temporary transfer. One win, one start and a lot of time warming the bench has been the sum total of the last week and half and one can only hope it will get better for them.

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Loan Report – Another Goal For Rooney

Whilst the first team took a battering at the hands of Barnsley there was more pleasing progression for some of the players out on loan with all the Blues players playing for other clubs getting minutes on the pitch again.

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Loan Report – Goals, Wins, and a Table Topper

It was a better week all round for Birmingham City’s on loan players with all four either scoring or winning their games.

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