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Diogo Jota strike sets promoted Wolves on the way to win over Birmingham

Molineux enjoyed its most jubilant atmosphere since 2009, when Wolverhampton Wanderers last gained promotion to the Premier League. Nuno Espírito Santo had demanded victory against Birmingham City, and Wolves duly delivered on a day to remember for the…

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Championship roundup: Oskar Buur saves Wolves from sinking at home

Defender to rescue with late header in 2-2 draw; Fulham beat Leeds 2-0; Aston Villa see off Reading 3-0; Birmingham win 1-0 at BoltonWolves’ cruise towards the Championship title hit a patch of rough water in a 2-2 draw with Hull. They were 2-1 down at…

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Can Boro stun Wolves? Will Derby wake? Key Championship questions | Louise Taylor

With vital Championship games across the Easter period, we look at some of the most important issues, including Fulham’s push for promotionAssumptions are dangerous. Just ask Steve Bruce. “There’s going to be a lot of twists and turns before it all fin…

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Garry Monk will draw on Leeds experience to heal Birmingham

• New manager confident of avoiding drop from Championship• Former assistant Pep Clotet will link up with Monk againGarry Monk has said he will use the experience from his time at Leeds United to galvanise Birmingham City after becoming the Championshi…

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Birmingham City look to Garry Monk after Steve Cotterill departs

• Cotterill leaves St Andrew’s after defeat at Nottingham Forest• Blues keen on former Swansea and Boro managerSteve Cotterill has left Birmingham, with Garry Monk in pole position to replace him as manager.Cotterill, 53, was appointed in September but…

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Conor Hourihane volley adds flourish to Aston Villa’s victory over Birmingham

Aston Villa vaulted into the automatic promotion spots for the first time this season after a fabulously supported, fiercely contested but ultimately one-sided derby.The match was decided by two second-half goals, the second of which was a moment of br…

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The Joy of Six: Aston Villa v Birmingham City memories | Scott Murray

Bitter rivalry, free-scoring marksmen, stretchers, rage and Peter Enckelman: half a dozen Second City derby storiesVilla dominated the Football League during its Victorian infancy – they racked up five titles by 1900 – so their early command of the Bir…

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Tom Ince makes Huddersfield’s Premier League pedigree count at Birmingham

Manchester United may hardly be quaking in their boots at the prospect of facing Huddersfield Town, whom they defeated 2-0 at Old Trafford last Saturday, but for David Wagner’s relegation-threatened side the FA Cup is providing a refuge from the rigour…

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FA Cup clockwatch: Swansea City v Notts County and more – live!

Updates from Tuesday’s FA Cup fourth-round replaysLive scoreboard: the latest from all tonight’s gamesAnd y ou can email Scott here with your thoughts 7.17pm GMT Birmingham City make just one change to the team sent out at Huddersfield in the original …

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Championship roundup: Robert Snodgrass winner lifts Aston Villa

• Midfielder’s 90th-minute goal gives Villa victory at Sheffield United• Derby draw at Millwall as Sunderland stumble again at BirminghamRobert Snodgrass scored a 90th-minute winner to give in-form Aston Villa a 1-0 win at Sheffield United. The Scotlan…

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FA Cup fourth round: match previews

All the news and match previews for this weekend’s FA Cup fourth-round matchesIf Manchester City are to complete the quadruple they will have to get past a team whose form has been somewhat mixed in recent weeks. Cardiff are undefeated in four games ha…

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Championship roundup: Nuno delighted as Wolves go 12 points clear

• Championship leaders beat Brentford 3-0 at Molineux• Fulham come from behind to thrash 10-man Ipswich 4-1Nuno Espírito Santo praised Wolverhampton Wanderers’ second-half display after they powered to a 3-0 win against Brentford at Molineux to open up…

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Behind the scenes on Birmingham derby day with football fans and police – video

Police on the streets separating rival supporters, cordons restricting access around the ground, holding the away end back after full time: these are familiar experiences for football fans attending derbies up and down the country. Here we go behind th…

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Ellie Brazil, the English teenager testing herself at Serie A champions Fiorentina

When offered the chance to swap Birmingham for Florence, the 18-year-old decided to learn a new language, a new style of football and how to cookBy Rich Laverty for for These Football Times, part of the Guardian Sport NetworkFlorence, the city of lilie…

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Léo Bonatini downs Birmingham to give Wolves four-point lead at the top

Stretching their lead at the top of the Championship to four points, Wolverhampton Wanderers proved that they know how to win ugly. Léo Bonatini’s early goal proved sufficient for them to win their sixth successive game to cement their mantle as title …

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Wolves pull clear in Championship with drubbing of 10-man Leeds

• Assombalonga scores both goals in Middlesbrough win over Birmingham• Nuhiu scores late equaliser for Sheffield Wednesday at IpswichWolverhampton Wanderers moved four points clear at the top of the Championship after a 4-1 drubbing of 10-man Leeds Uni…

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Birmingham and Aston Villa settle for a point apiece in derby stalemate

The usual debates will rumble locally about who deserved what but, in summary, neither Birmingham City nor Aston Villa can really complain. This 125th derby between the two clubs was as brisk an affair as anyone might expect but lacked the quality to e…

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Birmingham City v Aston Villa: Championship – live!

Latest updates from the 12pm kick-off Second City derbyBruce backs Villa’s experience to prevail in derby battleEmail Daniel | or tweet @DanielHarris 11.42am GMT Naturally, Sky are showing us Peter Enckleman; is any man so synonymous with any derby mat…

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Steve Bruce backs Aston Villa’s experience to prevail in derby battle

The manager knows all too well the importance of his players’ keeping their heads in the intense atmosphere against Birmingham at St Andrew’sAhmed Elmohamady was almost amused when asked whether he is ready for the atmosphere that awaits the Egyptian a…

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Che Adams gives Steve Cotterill perfect start as Birmingham stun Cardiff

Birmingham City, under the new management of Steve Cotterill, moved out of the relegation zone with an impressive 1-0 Championship home win over the league leaders, Cardiff City.An obviously fired-up Birmingham clinched a much-needed victory as a resul…