Birmingham have been given permission to talk to Burton manager Gary Rowett about their vacant position, according to Sky sources.
Manager Karl Robinson has suggested he is staying at MK Dons after the League One club turned down an approach from Birmingham.
Blackburn manager Gary Bowyer praised the 'fantastic ability' of Ben Marshall after his strike was enough to earn a 1-0 win over Birmingham City.
MK Dons boss Karl Robinson has not been given permission to speak to Birmingham about their vacant manager's job.
A second-half strike from Ben Marshall gave Blackburn an important 1-0 win against Birmingham at Ewood Park in the Sky Bet Championship on Tuesday.
Birmingham caretaker manager Malcolm Crosby has refused to hit the panic button and insisted he will not make major changes.
Birmingham have asked MK Dons for permission to speak to Karl Robinson over their managerial vacancy, according to Sky sources
Blackburn are keeping their fingers crossed that captain Grant Hanley can replace Matt Kilgallon at the heart of their defence against managerless Birmingham.