The Director of Birmingham City Football Club, Peter Pannu, has resigned.
The club say Mr Pannu's resignation has been accepted "with immediate effect".
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Birmingham City players will pay a special Christmas visit to the children's ward at Heartlands Hospital today.
Team members will hand out gifts to patients as part of their 'Blues Give a Gift' campaign.
Birmingham City has confirmed Gary Rowett's appointment as their new manager, following the sacking of Lee Clark.
In a statement, the club said it was delighted to make the announcement that the 40-year-old takes up the post.
Rowett made more than 100 appearances during a two-year spell at St Andrew’s between 1998 and 2000.
Burton Albion has confirmed that manager Gary Rowett has left his post at the club to take up the vacant manager's job at Birmingham City,
The club also confirmed three of Rowett's coaching staff have also left.
More to follow...
Birmingham City are expected to offer the vacant manager's job to Gary Rowett. We look at his career in the game.
- Born in Bromsgrove.
- Aged 40
- Premier League career: Everton, Derby, Leicester and Charlton
- Football League career: Cambridge, Blackpool, Birmingham, and Burton Albion.
- Played 86 times for Birmingham from 1998-2000
- Moved into management in 2009 as assistant to Paul Peschosolido at Burton
- Became manager in May 2012 when Peschisolidio left
- Last year took Burton to 4th in League Two. Lost in the play offs.
- Burton currently 3rd in the table.
There has been a lot of speculation floating about since Birmingham City sacked their manager Lee Clark.
Who will be chosen to take over, and will they be able to work their magic and pull the Blues away from the relegation zone?
James Clark reports.
Birmingham City are continuing to hunt for a new manager following the sacking of Lee Clark on Monday.
Yesterday it was reported that Burton Albion manager Gary Rowett had been approached by Birmingham about the job.
- Gary Rowett - 8/15
- Karl Robinson - 11/2
- Mike Phelan - 6/1
- Owen Coyle - 9/1
- Richard Beale - 10/1
- Chris Hughton - 16/1
It is being reported that Burton Albion manager Gary Rowett has been approached by Birmingham City over their vacant manager's position.
Rowett played for Birmingham during his playing career almost 100 times and has been a favourite to take over at St. Andrews since Clark's departure.
The Blues lost 1-0 away at Blackburn last night with co-caretaker manager Malcolm Crosby in charge.
An approach by Birmingham City has also apparently been declined by MK Dons over their manager Karl Robinson.