Having already knocked back an offer from Blackpool . Nile Ranger could be on his way to St Andrews to rejoin his old boss. Birmingham boss Chris Hughton is searching for striking reinforcements after seeing Nikola Zigic, Marlon King and Cameron Jerome sidelined through injury. Ranger's future at Newcastle is up in the air with the Magpies thought to be willing to offload the 20-year-old for £700,000. Birmingham are believed to have enquired about taking Ranger on loan, but Newcastle would prefer to sell the striker. .