Birmingham City

Aitor Karanka

Manager

Aitor Karanka


Time at Club:

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Profile

Birmingham City are managed by Aitor Karanka who replaced Pep Clotet in July 2020.

Birmingham have had four different spells in the Premier League, the longest being four seasons between 2007 and 2011, however they've been stuck in the Championship since 2011. The Blues have had their fair share of managers over the years, including the likes of Steve Bruce, Chris Hughton, Alex McLeish, and Gary Rowett.

Recent Form

Won
0%
Drawn
30%
Lost
70%

Birmingham City have not recorded a win in the last 10 games, forcing 3 draws against Charlton Athletic, Hull City & West Bromwich Albion. Defeats to Derby County, Preston North End, Stoke City, Swansea City, Huddersfield Town, Reading & Leicester City has seen them concede 21 goals at an average of 2.1 per game while scoring just 7 to give them a -14 goal difference over this period.

Recent Results

DateHomeScoreAway 
22 JulBirmingham City1 - 3Derby County
18 JulPreston North End2 - 0Birmingham City
15 JulBirmingham City1 - 1Charlton Athletic
12 JulStoke City2 - 0Birmingham City
08 JulBirmingham City1 - 3Swansea City
01 JulBirmingham City0 - 3Huddersfield Town

Manager History

ManagerStart Date - End DateRecord
Aitor Karanka31 Jul 2020 - PresentUnknown
Craig Gardner09 Jul 2020 - 31 Jul 2020Won: 0, Drawn: 1, Lost: 3
Josep Clotet Ruiz18 Jun 2019 - 08 Jul 2020Won: 15, Drawn: 14, Lost: 16
Garry Monk04 Mar 2018 - 18 Jun 2019Won: 19, Drawn: 20, Lost: 20
Steve Cotterill29 Sep 2017 - 03 Mar 2018Won: 7, Drawn: 5, Lost: 15
Harry Redknapp18 Apr 2017 - 16 Sep 2017Won: 4, Drawn: 1, Lost: 8
Gianfranco Zola14 Dec 2016 - 17 Apr 2017Won: 2, Drawn: 8, Lost: 14
Gary Rowett27 Oct 2014 - 14 Dec 2016Won: 42, Drawn: 33, Lost: 31
Richard Beale20 Oct 2014 - 27 Oct 2014Won: 0, Drawn: 0, Lost: 2
Malcolm Crosby20 Oct 2014 - 27 Oct 2014Won: 0, Drawn: 0, Lost: 2
Lee Clark26 Jun 2012 - 20 Oct 2014Won: 31, Drawn: 38, Lost: 47
Chris Hughton22 Jun 2011 - 06 Jun 2012Won: 26, Drawn: 21, Lost: 15
Alex McLeish28 Nov 2007 - 12 Jun 2011Won: 62, Drawn: 51, Lost: 55
Eric Black19 Nov 2007 - 28 Nov 2007Won: 0, Drawn: 0, Lost: 1
Steve Bruce12 Dec 2001 - 19 Nov 2007Won: 100, Drawn: 70, Lost: 100
Mick Mills15 Oct 2001 - 12 Dec 2001Won: 5, Drawn: 4, Lost: 3
Trevor Francis10 May 1996 - 15 Oct 2001Won: 139, Drawn: 70, Lost: 81
Barry Fry10 Dec 1993 - 07 May 1996Won: 57, Drawn: 43, Lost: 43
Kevan Broadhurst29 Nov 1993 - 10 Dec 1993Unknown
Terry Cooper09 Aug 1991 - 29 Nov 1993Won: 45, Drawn: 33, Lost: 47
Lou Macari07 Feb 1991 - 18 Jun 1991Won: 7, Drawn: 5, Lost: 6
Dave Mackay26 Apr 1989 - 23 Jan 1991Won: 31, Drawn: 27, Lost: 29
Garry Pendrey28 May 1987 - 26 Apr 1989Won: 20, Drawn: 27, Lost: 49
John Bond22 Jan 1986 - 27 May 1987Won: 16, Drawn: 20, Lost: 27
Ron Saunders18 Feb 1982 - 16 Jan 1986Won: 72, Drawn: 53, Lost: 78
Jim Smith12 Mar 1978 - 15 Feb 1982Won: 58, Drawn: 49, Lost: 72
Alf Ramsey08 Sep 1977 - 06 Mar 1978Won: 11, Drawn: 4, Lost: 14
Willie Bell18 Sep 1975 - 05 Sep 1977Won: 28, Drawn: 18, Lost: 42
Fred Goodwin02 Jun 1970 - 18 Sep 1975Won: 94, Drawn: 75, Lost: 84
Alfred Jones01 Jan 1970 - 31 May 1908Won: 255, Drawn: 104, Lost: 194
Stan Cullis01 Dec 1965 - 31 Mar 1970Won: 91, Drawn: 51, Lost: 79
Joe Mallett01 Jul 1965 - 01 Dec 1965Won: 4, Drawn: 5, Lost: 10
Gil Merrick01 Jun 1960 - 30 Apr 1964Won: 64, Drawn: 46, Lost: 92
Pat Beasley01 Jan 1959 - 31 May 1960Won: 29, Drawn: 17, Lost: 27
Arthur Turner01 Nov 1954 - 30 Sep 1958Won: 83, Drawn: 41, Lost: 65
Bob Brocklebank01 Jan 1949 - 31 Oct 1954Won: 102, Drawn: 71, Lost: 90
Harry Storer01 Jun 1945 - 30 Nov 1948Won: 60, Drawn: 30, Lost: 28
George Liddell01 Aug 1933 - 30 Sep 1939Won: 82, Drawn: 76, Lost: 109
Leslie Knighton01 Jul 1928 - 01 Aug 1933Won: 87, Drawn: 51, Lost: 91
William Harvey01 Mar 1927 - 31 May 1928Won: 20, Drawn: 16, Lost: 22
Billy Beer01 May 1923 - 01 Mar 1927Won: 63, Drawn: 36, Lost: 65
Frank Richards01 May 1915 - 01 May 1923Won: 77, Drawn: 36, Lost: 59
Bob McRoberts01 Jul 1910 - 01 May 1915Won: 77, Drawn: 47, Lost: 79
Alec Watson01 Aug 1908 - 30 Jun 1910Won: 22, Drawn: 16, Lost: 40

9 Trophies Won

4
Division 2

1955
1948
1921
1893

2
League Cup

2011
1963

League Performance
PWDLGDPts
18. Huddersfield Town46131221-1851
19. Luton Town4614923-2851
20. Birmingham City46121420-2150
21. Barnsley46121321-2049
22. Charlton Athletic46121222-1548
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