Birmingham City FC

Birmingham City is the little brother to Aston Villa in comparison with success on the football field. They had never won a title in the highest league or the FA Cup. They have played several seasons in the top league, but more often in the lower divisions. On spare occasions has the team been present in European competitions. Some of the profiles over the years are Trevor Francis, Kenny Burns and Bob Latchford.

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Basic facts

Founded: 1875
Country: England
City: Birmingham

Home grounds

Ladypool Road (1876-1877)
Muntz Street (1877-1905)
St Andrew’s (1905-)

Main Trophies

Football League Cup: 8

Prominent players

Trevor Francis, Kenny Burns, Bob Latchford

St Andrew’s Stadium
St Andrew’s Stadium, the home of Birmingham City FC.

History

The club was founded in already in 1875 (one year after Aston Villa) as Small Heath Alliance. It would 30 years later be renamed to Birmingham (“City” would be added to the name additionally 30 years later). Birmingham City were the first football club to establish an option company.

Premier League record

Season Position Points
2015-16 - -
2014-15 - -
2013-14 - -
2012-13 - -
2011-12 - -
2010-11 18 39
2009-10 9 50
2008-09 - -
2007-08 19 35
2006-07 - -
2005-06 18 34
2004-05 12 45
2003-04 10 50
2002-03 13 48
2001-02 - -
2000-01 - -
1999-00 - -
1998-99 - -
1997-98 - -
1996-97 - -
1995-96 - -
1994-95 - -
1993-94 - -
1992-93 - -

Premier League - facts, stats and history

References:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Birmingham_City_F.C.
Premier League by Gunnar Persson

Image sources:
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