Midfielder Fabrice Muamba has joined Championship side Birmingham City on loan for the 2006/07 season.

Muamba (18), made his first team debut last season in the Third Round of the Carling Cup, when he played the full 90 minutes in the victory at Sunderland. He also played the full 90 minutes in the Fourth Round victory over Reading.

England Youth International Fabrice, was also a regular in the Reserves last season, making a total of 24 appearances for Neil Banfield's side.

Everyone at Arsenal would like to wish Fabrice the best of luck during his time at Birmingham City.

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