The new Blues boss was thrilled with the 24-year-old’s full league debut against Cardiff last Friday.
The former Bristol City man returns to management with the struggling Blues.
The former Middlesbrough man is being lined up as Harry Redknapp’s successor.
‘Arry’s grand rebuild at St Andrew’s came to an end on Saturday and the Blues are now on the lookout for a new manager.
The experienced boss isn’t fazed by the Blues tough start to the new campaign.
The young talent has pledged his future to the Midlands club by signing a new five-year deal with Redknapp’s side.
Two distinctly Redknapp-esque arrivals could be set for St Andrew’s.
The Blues make their 10th signing of the summer, as defender Harlee Dean joins from Brentford.
(Photo: Action Images / John Clifton) By Richard Dore TRUST in Harry. That’s the mantra skipper Michael Morrison wants Birmingham to adopt in their quest for a return to the top flight. The Blues were flying high in seventh last December before Gary Rowett was sacked. Then, an awful run of form under Gianfranco Zola […]
Bristol City have rejected a second ‘solo’ bid for centre-back Aden Flint from fellow Championship club Birmingham City.