Harry Redknapp named Birmingham manager

Harry Redknapp has been appointed as the new manager of Birmingham following the resignation of Gianfranco Zola.

The 70-year-old former Tottenham and QPR boss takes over with Blues three points above the Sky Bet Championship relegation zone.

His first game in charge of the club, who announced his arrival on their Twitter account, will be at city rivals Aston Villa on Sunday.

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