Stewart Downing to Birmingham move delayed as Middlesbrough and Blues fail to agree terms.
HITC Sport understands Bristol City have had a bid for the striker rejected.
Birmingham preparing to take on Nottingham Forest for signing of Luton defender James Justin.
Having impressed while on trial and with Tommy Elphick set to leave, will Aston Villa give Chris Samba a permanent contract.
Ashley Cole open to the idea of moving to Birmingham but LA Galaxy insist he is not for sale.
HITC Sport understands Birmingham are set to open contract talks with forward Che Adams.
After beating Birmingham City to the signing of John Terry, Aston Villa could be about to send an under-performing defender to St Andrew's in his place.
HITC Sport understands Preston reject Birmingham bid for striker.
HITC Sport understands Leeds, Middlesbrough and Hull have made enquiries for left-back.
Birmingham City are pushing for two more signings under Harry Redknapp.