Clark heaps praise on Robinson

Birmingham manager Lee Clark has lavished praise on veteran

defender Paul Robinson for his performances in recent weeks.

The former Watford and West Brom left-back has reverted to

central defence for the Blues’ last nine games, displacing Steve

Caldwell from the starting line-up.

In that time, Clark’s men have lost just one match, winning

five, and with Championship safety now secured, the St Andrew’s

boss has taken the opportunity to focus on Robinson’s impressive


He told the Birmingham Mail: “He’s playing extremely well. He’s

been outstanding.

“He’s aggressive, he’s determined and he’s a great example to

the younger players.

“He’s lively in the training camp, in the hotels, around the

club. He’s been tremendous for me.”