Birmingham City confirm they have parted ways with Harry Redknapp following today’s 3-1 home defeat to Preston North End, which is their sixth defeat in a row.
Blues’ Head Professional Development Coach, Lee Carsley will step in as the caretaker manager.
This announcement was made on the official Website and twitter handle.
OFFICIAL: Blues have parted company with manager Harry Redknapp.
— Birmingham City FC (@BCFC) September 16, 2017
“Unfortunately due to the poor start to the campaign which sees the Club second from bottom of the Championship, we are left with no choice but to terminate the contract of the manager with immediate effect.
We thank him for all his efforts and wish him good luck for the future.
Lee Carsley, Blues’ Head Professional Development Coach, will step in as Caretaker Manager.
There will be no further comment at this time.”