Aston Villa have won just one of their Championship matches so far this season.
Wolves face a huge challenge this weekend as they travel to the home of in-form Newcastle United.
Tottenham began their Champions League campaign with a morale sapping home defeat to Monaco at Wembley.
Following a good start to the Championship season, Birmingham manager Gary Rowett has spoken about his side's closest rivals.
The 55-year-old manager left Hull City in the summer, resigning after four very successful years with the Tigers.
Stiliyan Petrov was not offered a contract by Aston Villa, having trained with the club over the summer.
Idrissa Gueye has been praised for his performances so far this season, however he owes a big part of his success to midfield partner Gareth Barry.
Lallana has been enjoying something of a renaissance under manager Jurgen Klopp so far this season.
It's been an average start to the season for Sheffield Wednesday following their disappointing play-off final loss at Wembley in May.
The Whites' poor start to the season belies their impressive summer recruitment drive.
In the end, there was something fitting about the fact that the breakthrough finally came from a throw-in. This was no classic clash but the tournament has another late goal, 31% of them having now come from the 87th minute on; it also has another team through to the next round.
Kyle Walker was England’s man of the match in the slightly wild defeat of Wales in Lens, fine reward for a really wholehearted player.