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The Blues

Small Heath FC, Birmingham FC, Birmingham City FC

Founded 1875 as Small Heath Alliance FC, known as Small Heath from 1888
Turned professional 1885
Name Changed to Birmingham FC 1905
Present Name Changed 1945


Players provided 17
Total appearances
132
1893-2012

St. Andrews
Domestic Honours Football League Division Two winners 1892-93, 1920-21, 1947-48, 1954-55, 1994-95, runners-up 1893-94, 1900-01, 1902-03, 1971-72, 1984-85; Division Three runners-up 1991-92;
FA Cup
runners-up 1930-31, 1955-56, third place 1971-72;
Football League Wartime South winners
1945-46;
Highest League Position: sixth of 22 in Division One, 1955-56;
Football League Cup winners
1962-63, 2010-11, runners-up 2000-01;
Associate Members winners
1990-91, 1994-95;
After League restructure: Division One/Championship Play off winners 2001-02, runners-up 2006-07, 2008-09;
European Honours Inter-City Fairs Cup runners-up 1958-60, 1960-61;
Home venue St. Andrews since 1906; previously played Muntz Street, Small Heath 1877-1906; Waste ground off Arthur Street, 1875-77;
Home strip Blue shirts, white shorts, blue socks.


The 17 Players   4 with only one app.
Ply no. Name Pos Start/
Sub
App Gls
GA
Mins Playing Career
547 Harry Hibbs GK   25 0
26 GA
2250 1929-36 6 years
77 days
710 Gil Merrick GK   23 0
45 GA
2046 1951-54 2 years
224 days
749 Jeff Hall RB 17
0
17 0 1530 1955-57 1 year
229 days
463 Joe Bradford CF/IL   12 7 1080 1923-30 7 years
28 days
926 Trevor Francis F 10
2
12 2 tbc 1977-78 1 year
104 days
417 Percy Barton LH   7 0 630 1921-24 3 years
154 days
1126 Matthew Upson CB 4
3
7 0 454 2003-04 1 year
189 days
334 Watty Corbett LB   3 0 270 1908 7 days
574 Lewis Stoker RH   3 0 270 1932-34 1 year
175 days
589 Tommy Grosvenor IR   3 2 270 1933 53 days
756 Gordon Astall OR 2
0
2 1 180 1956 6 days
782 Trevor Smith CH 2
0
2 1 180 1959 11 days
807 Mike Hellawell OR 2
0
2 0 180 1962 17 days
199 Chris Charsley GK   1 0
1 GA
90 1893 90 min
524 Dan Tremelling GK   1 0
2 GA
90 1927 90 min
1146 Ben Foster GK 1
0
1 0
2 GA
90 2010 90 min
1183 Jack Butland GK 1
0
1 0
1 GA
45 2012 45 min

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