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Birmingham City Ladies 2-0 Bristol City Women

Aoife Mannion’s penalty set Birmingham City Ladies on their way to a long-awaited WSL 1 victory Birmingham City Ladies claimed a first league win since 1 October as they beat Bristol City Women. After an even first half, Aoife Mannion’s controversial penalty put the hosts ahead before Charlie Wellings’ deflected second. The spot kick came […]

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Ann-Katrin Berger: Birmingham City Ladies keeper training after cancer operation

Ann-Katrin Berger was a substitute in the 2014-15 Women’s Champions League final with PSG Birmingham City Ladies goalkeeper Ann-Katrin Berger has returned to training after having an operation to treat thyroid cancer. The 27-year-old former Paris Saint-Germain player, who joined Birmingham in 2016, was diagnosed in November. In a statement on social media, the German […]

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Birmingham City 0-1 Wolves – BBC Sport

Leo Bonatini’s goal – his 12th of the season – was given by goal-line technology at St Andrew’s Wolves re-established their four-point lead at the top of the Championship as they beat Birmingham City at St Andrew’s for the third season running. But they needed goal-line technology to prove that Leo Bonatini’s eighth-minute shot had […]

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Ann-Katrin Berger: Birmingham City Ladies goalkeeper diagnosed with thyroid cancer

Ann-Katrin Berger kept goal in the Women’s FA Cup final against Manchester City at Wembley in May Birmingham City Ladies goalkeeper Ann-Katrin Berger has been diagnosed with thyroid cancer. The 27-year-old German is to undergo surgery in December. “Initially we were all devastated on hearing the news about Ann,” said Blues manager Marc Skinner. “However, […]

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Middlesbrough 2-0 Birmingham City – BBC Sport

Britt Assombalonga has scored five headed goals this season – the most in the Championship Middlesbrough moved back into the Championship play-off places with victory over struggling Birmingham. Boro secured a fifth home win of the season as Britt Assombalonga scored twice in the first half to take his tally to the season to 11 […]

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Birmingham City 0-2 Brentford – BBC Sport

Ollie Watkins (number 11) has scored five goals in his past seven appearances for Brentford Brentford stretched their unbeaten run in the Championship to eight games by beating Birmingham City. Ollie Watkins netted their opener from the penalty spot after Michael Morrison brought down Neal Maupay in the box, before substitute Maupay got a second. […]