Chelsea's manager, Andre Villas-Boas, looks on as his side are held to a 1-1 draw by Birmingham at Stamford Bridge

Doyle's heroics leave Villas-Boas in limbo

Chelsea 1 Birmingham City 1: Outlook for the Chelsea manager is no brighter as crucial penalty save stops Premier League side in their tracks and earns an under-strength Birmingham a replay from a game notable for another Torres failure

Daniel Sturridge (R) scores during the English FA Cup 5th Round football match between Chelsea and Birmingham City

Sturridge rescues Chelsea from FA Cup disaster

Chelsea 1 Birmingham 1

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Built his reputation with Charlton over more than a decade in the top flight and also had a spell in charge at West Ham but been out of management in recent seasons. Has said he will talk to Wolves boss Steve Morgan if he gets the call.

Wolves set to interview Alan Curbishley

The managerial vacancy at Wolves is a role that finally whetted the appetite of Alan Curbishley, according to his agent.

Championship round-up: Blackpool stretch unbeaten run

Two Gary Taylor-Fletcher goals extended play-off candidates Blackpool's unbeaten run to 10 matches as Ian Holloway's side beat Doncaster 3-1 last night to move up to fourth in the Championship.

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Aston Villa supporters plans pre-match protest against Alex McLeish

Aston Villa supporters are being urged to attend a pre-match protest against manager Alex McLeish ahead of Sunday's home clash with Manchester City.

Nathan Redmond, Birmingham's 17-year-old winger, hit their winner

Hughton raises Birmingham as Redmond's talent excites

Birmingham City 1 Portsmouth 0

David Bentley had been loaned to West Ham but suffered a serious injury

David Bentley surprise inclusion in Tottenham squad list

David Bentley could make a shock appearance for Tottenham before the end of the season after he was named in the club's 25-man squad for the rest of the current campaign.

Curtis Davies celebrates his second headed goal against Watford

Hughton gives his regrouped Blues stability

Birmingham 3 Watford 0: Manager steers Birmingham into play-off places despite club's financial uncertainty

Start the celebration: Ben Foster, who saved a penalty from Jonathan Walters, enjoys the moment of victory

Dorrans gives Albion sweet taste of success

Stoke City 1 West Bromwich Albion 2: Sorensen suffers double disappointment as landmark appearance turns sour

Tower of power: Sunderland’s Craig Gardner is mobbed by team-mates after scoring his side’s second goal in the 2-0 defeat of Swansea City at the Stadium of Light

O'Neill magic foils Swansea pass masters

Sunderland 2 Swansea city 0: Sessègnon and Gardner keep Sunderland firing much to the disbelief of a brave Welsh team

There is something slightly unsettling about Steve Kean going all gooey in public about the fact Sir Alex Ferguson rang the Blackburn manager to offer him support

Black joins Kean's relegation battle at Rovers

Eric Black has been confirmed as Steve Kean's new assistant head coach at Blackburn Rovers.

Wade Elliot scored the winner for Birmingham to progress to the fourth round

McCarthy left 'livid' after Cup defeat

Wolverhampton Wanderers 0 Birmingham City 1

Peter Odemwingie not for sale insist West Brom

West Brom head coach Roy Hodgson insists striker Peter Odemwingie is not for sale.

Birmingham reject bid from West Brom for Liam Ridgewell

Birmingham have confirmed they have rejected an undisclosed offer from West Brom for Liam Ridgewell.

Lee Martin enjoys scoring for Ipswich last night

Jewell risks trouble with 'man' rant

Birmingham City 2 Ipswich Town 1

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