Birmingham City signs new defender from Swansea

Kyle Bartley, 22 Credit: Birmingham City Football Club

Birmingham City has signed Swansea defender Kyle Bartley on a season-long loan.

Bartley, 22 was bought by Swansea from Arsenal in August 2012.

The Stockport-born defender began his youth career with Bolton, before joining Arsenal in 2007 to become part of the successful Premier Academy League and FA Youth Cup side in 2008-09.