Birmingham City news: Blues to assess pair, released West Brom man on trial

Latest news from around the Championship

Birmingham City have made a decent start to the new season.

The Blues turned to John Eustace over the summer and he has made a positive impression so far.

They drew 1-1 against Sheffield United last time out and take on Middlesbrough away tomorrow.

Here is a look at the latest news from around the Championship...

Birmingham City injury latest

Birmingham City will assess Tahith Chong and Krystian Bielik ahead of their game against Middlesbrough tomorrow after they picked up knocks last time out (Birmingham Live).

Hull City linked with ex-Fulham boss

Hull City have drawn up a four-man managerial shortlist of former Fulham and Bournemouth boss Scott Parker, Sergen Yalcin, Carlos Corberan and Carlos Carvalhal (Football Insider).

Middlesbrough managerial latest

Middlesbrough will not be making an approach for Bournemouth caretaker manager Gary O’Neil, whilst Rob Edwards, who was recently sacked by Watford, remains in their ‘thoughts’ (Northern Echo).

Ex-West Brom striker on trial in League One

Sheffield Wednesday have brought in striker Owen Windsor, who was released by West Brom in late June, on trial to assess whether he is worthy of a contract (Sheffield Star).

Bristol City figure eyed by another club

Bristol City academy director Brian Tinnion has emerged on the radar of League One new boys Forest Green Rovers as they search for a new director of football (Bristol World).

Watford land striker deal

Watford have confirmeed the signing of striker Jorge Cabezas Hurtado from Colombian outfit CD Real Cartagena on a contract until 2029 and he will officially link up with the Hornets next year (official club website).

Blackburn Rovers bring in new staff member

Blackburn Rovers have brought in former Colchester United and Tranmere Rovers defender Josh Thompson, 31, as a member of their medical staff (Thompson’s Twitter account).

Millwall receive boost

Millwall have received a boost on the injury front ahead of their trip to Rotherham United tomorrow with Shaun Hutchinson and Mason Bennett back available (Official club website).