Date: 26th February 2016 at 2:56pm
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Vital QPR takes a look at this weekend’s opponents, Birmingham City.

Facts & Figures


Founded: 1875 as Small Heath Alliance

Nickname: Blues

Ground: St Andrews – 30016

Manager: Gary Rowett

Honours & Records


HONOURS

Second Tier

Second Division – Champions: 1892-93, 1920-21, 1947-48, 1954-55
Second Division – Runners-up: 1893-94, 1900-01, 1902-03, 1971-72, 1984-85,
Championship – Runners-up: 2006-07, 2008-09
Championship – Play-off winners: 2001-02

Third Tier

Division Two – Champions: 1994-95
Third Division – Runners-up: 1991-92

Cups

FA Cup – Runners-up: 1931, 1956

League Cup – Winners: 1963, 2011
League Cup – Runners-up: 2001

RECORDS

Record Attendance: 51801 v Burnley (May 1979)

Record league victory: 12-0 v Doncaster Rovers (Second Division, April 1903)

Record league defeat 1-9 v Sheffield Wednesday (Football Alliance, December 1889)

Record Buy: £6,000,000 – Nicola Zigic from Valencia (May 2010)

Record Sale: £6,700,000 – Jermaine Pennant to Liverpool (July 2006)

Record Appearances: Gill Merrick – 551 (1946-1959)

Record Goals: Joe Bradford – 267 (1920-1935)

Squad List


1 – Adam Legzdins
2 – Neal Eardley
3 – Jonathan Grounds
4 – Paul Robinson
6 – Maikel Kieftenbeld
7 – Diego Fabbrini
8 – Stephen Gleeson
9 – Clayton Donaldson
11 – David Cotterill
12 – Mitch Hancox
14 – Alex Jones
15 – James Vaughan – on loan from Huddersfield Town.
16 – Charlee Adams
17 – Viv Solomon-Otabor
18 – Reece Brown
19 – Jacques Maghoma
20 – Jon Toral – on loan from Arsenal
23 – Jonathan Spector
24 – Koby Arthur
26 – David Davis
27 – Connal Trueman
28 – Michael Morrison
29 – Tomasz Kuszczak
30 – Will Buckley – on loan from Sunderland
31 – Paul Caddis
32 – Ryan Shotton – on loan from Derby County
44 – Nicolai Brock-Madsen

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