Wolves loanee Dion Sanderson again started at the heart of the Birmingham defence as they travelled to face Huddersfield last night.

Lee Bowyer’s side got a 0-0 draw in Yorkshire, with Sanderson helping them keep a clean sheet.

Bowyer told the club website that Sanderson played ‘really well’ on the night.

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The Birmingham Mail agreed with Bowyer’s assessment, making him the Blues’ man of the match in their player ratings.

They gave him an 8/10 rating and wrote: “Quick, powerful and decisive, the Wolves loanee was an assertive presence in the back three.

 

“Produced an important block late on and easily Blues’ best player.”

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As per WhoScored, Sanderson made two clearances, two interceptions and a block. He also won four headers.

His performance earned plenty of praise from Birmingham fans on Twitter after the game.

Here is how his man of the match performance went down after a result which leaves Birmingham 19th in the Championship…

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