Mikael Forssell

Mikael Forssell

Mikael Forssell

  • Date of Birth: 15 March 1981
  • Birthplace: Steinfurt, Steinfurt, West Germany

News from Eyefootball

Forssell joins Hannover

Mikael Forssell looks set to complete a move to German side Hannover. The Finnish international had been in discussions with Birmingham for a new deal but has decided to move to Germany.

Forssell considers West Brom

Newly promoted West Bromwich Albion are believed to be in the market for out of contract Birmingham City striker Mikael Forssell. The former Chelsea man has shown flashes of his abilities again this year, but his goals were unable to keep the Blues in the top flight.

de Ridder to leave Birmingham

Dutch midfielder Daniel de Ridder looks set to quit Birmngham City. The talented winger is being linked with a return to his homeland, with Groningen and Feyenoord both linked with his services.

Birmingham earn Reds point

Birmingham earned a useful 2-2 draw to remain 18th in the Premiership as the battle for top flight survival really heats up with only two games left. Birmingham, Fulham, Reading and Bolton are all still threatened with the drop.

Aston Villa destroy Birmingham

John Carew and Ashley Young both grabbed a brace as Aston Villa stormed to a superb 5-1 victory over Birmingham City at Villa Park. Birmingham now have three games to save their Premiership status. Ashley Young was simply outstanding in front of the watching England boss Fabio Capello.

Owen rescues Newcastle point

Michael Owen rescued Newcastle a much needed point at St. Andrews last night, with a second half goal. The goal helped end the dismal run of four defeats that the Toon had suffered. However, the pressure is still firmly on Kevin Keegan as the Toon are still not safe from relegation.

Forssell awaits new deal

Birmingham striker Mikael Forssell is looking for a new contract and is ready to discuss terms shortly. Forssell grabbed a hattrick in the Premiership only last week and has begun showing the form that made him a very highly-rated youngster.

McLeish hails Forssell

Birmingham City's hattrick hero Mikael Forssell has been praised by his boss Alex McLeish after his three goals contributed to the destruction of Tottenham in the Premiership this afternoon at St. Andrews.

Birmingham run riot vs Spurs

Birmingham brought Tottenham Hotspur back down to earth on Saturday as three Mikael Forssell goals saw off Carling Cup winners Tottenham at St. Andrews. Jermaine Jenas was able to grab a late consolation.

Lineups: Birm'ham vs Arsenal

Line-ups for Birmingham vs Arsenal at St. Andrews on Saturday, kick off 12:45. Check the latest scores at our Live Score Centre. Can the Gunners go eight points clear?