Live updates

James Hurst signs to Birmingham City for one month

James Hurst signs for one month to Birmingham City FC
James Hurst signs for one month to Birmingham City FC Credit: PA Pictures

West Bromwich Albion's right back, James Hurst, has signed a one month loan deal with Birmingham City FC.

His first game with the team will be the npower Championship fixture at Cardiff City.

Sutton Coldfield-born Hurst came through the ranks at the Baggies before joining Portsmouth in 2008. After a loan spell with Icelandic outfit IBV, Hurst left Pompey to rejoin West Brom in the summer of 2010.

Hurst has been given first-team squad number 31.

Advertisement

Today's top stories