BIRMINGHAM v West Bromwich: Barry Ferguson and Craig Gardner struggling to be fit

04 March 2011 10:53
Birmingham's midfield duo of Barry Ferguson and Craig Gardner are major injury doubts for the home Barclays Premier League clash with West Bromwich.[LNB]Ferguson played the final hour of the Carling Cup win over Arsenal last weekend with a broken rib. Gardner suffered a calf injury and was substituted early in the second half.[LNB] Feeling the strain: Craig Gardner (left) looks set to miss out at St Andrews[LNB]Playmaker Alexander Hleb has also not recovered from the knee injury which kept him out of the final.[LNB]But winger David Bentley and defender Curtis Davies are available after being cup-tied against the Gunners.[LNB]Provisional squad: Foster, Taylor, Carr, Parnaby, Johnson, Davies, Jiranek, Ridgewell, Murphy, Larsson, Bentley, Ferguson, Gardner, Bowyer, Fahey, Beausejour, Mutch, Jerome, Zigic, Martins, Phillips, Derbyshire. [LNB]CLICK HERE FOR THE WEEKEND TEAM NEWS IN THE BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE  Explore more:People: Craig Gardner, David Bentley, Barry Ferguson Places: Birmingham

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