Birmingham City F.C. 2003/2004
Club Profile
Birmingham City F.C. Birmingham City F.C.
Official site http://www.blues.premiumtv.co.uk/
Also known as Blues
Formed 1875
CHAIRMAN David Gold
Club Honours
League Champions -
Charity Shield Winners -
F.A.Cup Winners -
League Cup Winners 1963
Stadium Image Stadium
St Angrew's, St Andrew's Street, Birmingham, B9 4HN
Inauguration 1906
Pitch Size 110 x 74 yards
Capacity 30,009
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Ticket Info Hotline 0121 7720101
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All time records
Attendance 66,844: vs Everton1939/02/11 FA Cup R5
Gate receipts 230,000: vs Aston Villa 1993/09/21 League Cup R2
Best league win 12 - 0: vs Walsall T Swifts 1892/12/17 Division 2
Worst league loss 1 - 9: vs Sheffield Wednesday 1930/12/13 Division 1
Best cup win 9 - 2: vs Burton Wanderers 1885/10/31 FA Cup R1
Worst cup loss 6 - 0: vs Tottenham Hotspur 1967/04/12 FA Cup R6
Most capped player Malcolm Page: 28 Wales
League appearances Frank Womack: 491 1908-28
League goals Joe Bradford: 249 1920-35
Goals in a season Joe Bradford: 29 1927-28 Division 1
Transfer fee received £2.5m: Gary Breen to Coventry City 1997/01
Transfer fee paid £4.25m Clinton Morrison from Crystal Palace 2002/07/30
Average age of players 27 years
Number of foreigners 15
Longest serving player Bryan Hughes (6 years)
Player Profile
# Name Position Nationality
1 Ian Bennet G England
2 Jeff Kenna D Rep of Ireland
3 Martin Grainger D England
5 Darren Purse D England
6 Aliou Cisse D Senegal
7 Paul Devlin M England
8 Robbie Savage M Wales
9 Geoff Horsfield F England
10 Bryan Hughes M England
11 Stan Lazalidis M Australia
12 Kenny Cunningham D Rep of Ireland
14 Stern John F England
15 Jovan Kirowski F England
17 Michael Johnson D England
18 Nico Vaesen G Belgium
19 Clinton Morrison F Rep of Ireland
20 Tommy Williams M England
21 Christophe Dugarry F Frence
22 Damien Johnson M England
23 Jamie Clapham D England
24 Darren Carter M England
25 Matthew Upson D England
26 Olivier Tebily D Frence
28 Curtis Woodhouse M England
29 Craig Fagan F England
30 Matthew Sadler D England
32 Stephen Clemence M England
- Clint Davis G England
- David Dunn M England
Technical Staff
Manager Image Manager
Steve Bruce
Born 1960/12/31
Joined 2001/12/12
Club as manager/coach Birmingham City
C Palace
Wigan
Huddersfield Town
Sheffeild United
Name Born Position
John Benson ----/--/-- Assistant Manager
Mark Bowen ----/--/-- Coach
N. McDiamid ----/--/-- Physio
Tramsfer Zone
In
10/01/2003 Craig Fagan (Eng) ST Colchester Utd (Eng) ended Loan -
09/08/2003 Tom Williams (Eng) LB QPR (Eng) ended Loan -
08/28/2003 Mikael Forssell (Fin) ST Chelsea (Eng) Loan 12/2003
08/08/2003 Maik Taylor (N.Ire) GK Fulham (Eng) Loan 06/2004
08/04/2003 Luciano Figueroa (Arg) ST Rosario Central (Arg) £2.5m 06/2008
07/01/2003 David Dunn (Eng) CM Blackburn £5.5m 06/2007
07/01/2003 Christophe Dugarry (Fra) ST Bordeaux (Fra) Bosman 06/2005
Out
10/01/2003 Craig Fagan (Eng) ST Colchester Utd (Eng) Loan ext. 11/2003
09/12/2003 Paul Devlin (Sco) MF Watford (Eng) £150k 06/2006
09/06/2003 Craig Fagan (Eng) ST Colchester Utd (Eng) Loan ext. 10/2003
09/05/2003 Geoff Horsfield (Eng) ST Wigan Athletic (Eng) £1m 06/2006
08/30/2003 Peter Gilbert DF Plymouth Argyle (Eng) Loan ext. 05/2004
08/14/2003 Michael Johnson (Jam) CD Derby County (Eng) Undisc. 06/2006
08/05/2003 Craig Fagan (Eng) ST Colchester Utd (Eng) Loan 09/2003
08/04/2003 Tom Williams (Eng) LB QPR (Eng) Loan 09/2003
08/--/2003 Joey Hutchinson (Eng) CD Darlington (Eng) Free 06/2005
07/10/2003 Peter Gilbert DF Plymouth Argyle (Eng) Loan 10/2003
07/01/2003 Clint Davies (Aus) GK Un-attached Released -
07/01/2003 Ferdinand Coly (Sen) RB Lens (Fra) ended Loan -
Premirship
Date Opposition   Score
08/16/2003 v Tottenham Hotspur (H) 1●0
08/23/2003 v Southampton (A) 0△0
08/30/2003 v Newcastle United (A) 1●0
09/14/2003 v Fulham (H) 2△2
09/20/2003 v Leeds United (A) 2●0
09/27/2003 v Portsmouth (H) 2●0
10/04/2003 v Manchester United (A) 0○3
10/16/2003 v Chelsea (H) 19:45
10/19/2003 v Aston Villa (H) 12:00
10/25/2003 v Bolton Wanderers (A) 12:30
11/03/2003 v Charlton Athletic (H) 20:00
11/08/2003 v Wolverhampton Wanderers (A) 12:30
11/22/2003 v Arsenal (H) 15:00
11/29/2003 v Liverpool (A) 15:00
12/06/2003 v Blackburn Rovers (H) 15:00
12/13/2003 v Leicester City (A) 15:00
12/20/2003 v Middlesbrough (H) 15:00
12/26/2003 v Manchester City (H) 15:00
12/28/2003 v Everton (A) 15:00
01/07/2004 v Tottenham Hotspur (A) 19:45
01/10/2004 v Southampton (H) 15:00
01/17/2004 v Chelsea (A) 15:00
01/31/2004 v Newcastle United (H) 15:00
02/07/2004 v Manchester City (A) 15:00
02/10/2004 v Everton (H) 19:45
02/22/2004 v Aston Villa (A) 12:00
02/28/2004 v Bolton Wanderers (H) 15:00
03/13/2004 v Leicester City (H) 15:00
03/20/2004 v Middlesbrough (A) 15:00
03/27/2004 v Leeds United (H) 15:00
04/03/2004 v Fulham (A) 15:00
04/10/2004 v Manchester United (H) 15:00
04/12/2004 v Portsmouth (A) 15:00
04/17/2004 v Charlton Athletic (A) 15:00
04/24/2004 v Wolverhampton Wanderers (H) 15:00
05/01/2004 v Arsenal (A) 15:00
05/08/2004 v Liverpool (H) 15:00
05/15/2004 v Blackburn Rovers (A) 15:00
League Cup
Date Opposition   Score
09/23/2003 v Blackpool (A) 1●0
10/29/2003 LC 3rd Round   TBC
12/03/2003 LC 4th Round   TBC
12/17/2003 LC 5th Round   TBC
01/21/2004 LC Semi Finals 1st Round   TBC
01/28/2004 LC Semi Finals 2md Round   TBC
02/29/2004 LC Final   TBC
F.A. Cup
Date Opposition   Score
01/03/2004 FA 3rd Round   TBC
01/24/2004 FA 4th Round   TBC
02/14/2004 FA 5th Round   TBC
03/06/2004 FA 6th Round   TBC
04/03/2004 FA Semi Finals   TBC
05/22/2004 FA Final   TBC
Birmingham City F.C. 2002/2003
Plsyer Profile
# Name Position Nationality
1 Ian Bennet G England
2 Jeff Kenna D Rep of Ireland
3 Martin Grainger D England
4 Steve Vickers D England
5 Darren Purse D England
6 Aliou Cisse D Senegal
7 Paul Devlin M England
8 Robbie Savage M Wales
9 Geoff Horsfield F England
10 Bryan Hughes M England
11 Stan Lazalidis M Australia
12 Kenny Cunningham D Rep of Ireland
13 Graham Hyde M England
14 Stern John F England
15 Jovan Kirowski F England
16 Tommy Mooney F England
17 Michael Johnson D England
18 Nico Vaesen G Belgium
19 Clinton Morrison F Rep of Ireland
20 Tommy Williams M England
21 Nicky Eaden D England
22 Damien Johnson M England
23 Jeremy Gill D England
24 Darren Carter M England
25 Darryl Powell M England
26 Olivier Tebily D Frence
27 Jonathan Hutchinson D England
28 Curtis Woodhouse M England
29 Craig Fagan F England
30 Matthew Sadler D England
31 Christophe Grondin M England
Technical Staff
  Name Position
  Steve Bruce Manager
  John Benson Assistant Manager
  Mark Bowen Coach
  N. McDiamid Physio
Tramsfer Zone
In
05/19/2003 Stern John (Tri) Birmingham City renew contract
( 06/2005 )
05/19/2003 Stan Lazaridis (Aus) Birmingham City renew contract
( 06/2005 )
05/11/2003 Christophe Dugarry Bordeaux free transfer
05/05/2003 Curtis Woodhouse Rotherham ended loan
05/05/2003 Tommy Mooney Derby ended loan
05/04/2003 Clint Davis Woking ended loan
03/13/2003 Andy Marriott Barnsley  
03/08/2003 Clint Davis Nuneaton ended loan
03/05/2003 Tommy Mooney Sheff Utd ended loan
02/14/2003 Clint Davis Tamworth ended loan
01/22/2003 Piotr Swierczewski Marseille loan
01/22/2003 Matthew Upson Arsenal full ownership
01/10/2003 Stephen Clemence Tottenham Hotspur full ownership
01/10/2003 Jamie Clapham Ipswich Town (ENG/D1) full ownership
01/04/2003 Ferdinand Coly Lens loan
01/02/2003 Christophe Dugarry Bordeaux loan
09/13/2002 Darryl Powell Jamaica free transfer
08/15/2002 Jovan Kirovski Crystal Palace (ENG/D1) free transfer
07/30/2002 Clinton Morrison Crystal Palace (ENG/D1) full ownership
07/16/2002 Kenny Cunningham Wimbledon (ENG/D1) free transfer
07/09/2002 Aliou Cisse Paris Saint-Germain (FRA) transfer listed
07/08/2002
Aliou Cisse Montpellier (FRA)
full ownership
Out
05/14/2003 Steve Vickers   retired
05/12/2003 Ferdinand Coly Lens loan return
05/12/2003 Piotr Swierczewski Marseille ended loan
05/10/2003 Christophe Dugarry Bordeaux ended loan
03/27/2003 Richard Evans Sheff Wed free transfer
03/22/2003 Clint Davis Woking loan
03/19/2003 Tommy Mooney Derby loan
02/15/2003 Clint Davis Nuneaton loan
01/24/2003 Curtis Woodhouse Rotherham loan
01/17/2003 Tommy Mooney Sheff Utd loan
01/16/2003 Clint Davies Tamworth loan
01/15/2003 Craig Fagan Bristol C loan
01/15/2003 Bryan Hughes Leicester loan
01/15/2003 Darryl Powell Sheff Wed free transfer
11/27/2002 Graham Hyde Bristol R free transfer
11/11/2002 Jeremy Gill Northampton free transfer
10/21/2002 Nicky Eaden Wigan free transfer
09/20/2002 Graham Hyde Peterborough loan
09/20/2002 Nicky Eaden Wigan loan
09/13/2002 Tommy Mooney Stoke loan
09/05/2002 Paul Furlong QPR free transfer
08/31/2002 David Holdsworth Bolton free transfer
08/21/2002 Chris Ward Barrow free transfer
08/17/2002 Dele Adebola C Palace free transfer
08/10/2002 Tommy Williams QPR loan
08/08/2002 Paul Furlong QPR loan
08/08/2002 Jeremy Gill Northampton loan
08/08/2002 Jon McCarthy Port Vale free transfer
07/30/2002 Andrew Johnson C Palace full ownership
07/18/2002 Danny Sonner Walsall free transfer
07/12/2002 Trevor Tearney Forest Green free transfer
07/01/2002 Jacques Williams   released
07/01/2002
Tresor Luntala
 
released