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Adrian at the Carling Cup final at Wembley in 2011

Blues pay the penalty

Birmingham City 1 – Nottingham Forest 1

Won’t detain you long with a instantly forgettable game where Blues had two points snatched away from them by a dubious penalty decision by a ref who made up seven minutes of injury time in a second half of very few stoppages.

Adrian at the Carling Cup final at Wembley in 2011

Is it safe?

Rotherham United 0 – Birmingham City 1

Got away with one here. But who cares as Blues virtually sealed their place in the division. The worst and the most Karanka-like performance of the Bowyer reign saw a huge win to stretch the lead over Rotherham to nine points with games running out.

Adrian at the Carling Cup final at Wembley in 2011

Three is the magic number

Birmingham City 2 – Stoke City 0

Three home wins on the bounce, three clean sheets in a row. Blues continued to ease themselves away from the relegation zone with what turned out to be a comfortable win against a limited Stoke side.

Adrian at the Carling Cup final at Wembley in 2011

Bees stung

Brentford 0 – Birmingham City 0

A well-earned point on the road against automatic promotion chasing Brentford enhanced Blues chances of beating the drop.

Adrian at the Carling Cup final at Wembley in 2011

A tale of two penalties

Birmingham City 1 – Swansea 0

A massive three points for Blues in a match high on endeavour but low on quality.

Adrian at the Carling Cup final at Wembley in 2011

(Dawning of a) New Era

Birmingham City 2 – Reading 1

Proper Blues are back. Fight and commitment won the three points here against a technically better Reading side who, though dominating possession, particularly in the second half, didn’t really trouble Etheridge unduly.

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