Birmingham have completed the capture of Hayden Mullins from Portsmouth for an undisclosed fee.
The experienced versatile midfielder finished last season on loan at npower Championship winners Reading having moved from Portsmouth on loan in March, easing the cash-strapped south-coast club's wage bill over the final months of the campaign.
But with Pompey having suffered relegation to League One and currently still in financial turmoil, the departure of senior players from Fratton Park has become inevitable.
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