Pre-Season Fixtures Announced

Last updated : 09 April 2004 By Brian Cartlidge

Steve Bruce's squad will take in a summer tour of Germany between 18th and 26th July. No matches have been confirmed during these dates as yet.

Closer to home four pre-season friendlies have been confirmed.

Blues will play Cheltenham Town at Whaddon Road on saturday, 17th July.

On their return from the pre-season tour they will then take in games against Sheffield Wednesday at Hillborough on wednesday, 28th July and Hull City at the KC Stadium on saturday, 31st July.

The list of pre-season friendlies away from St. Andrews will wind-up with a trip to St James Park to face Exeter City with a date of either 3rd or 4th August pencilled in for this fixture.