Posts Tagged "Bristol City"

It’s Tough At The Bottom: Few Signs Of Panic Yet At Bristol City

It’s Tough At The Bottom: Few Signs Of Panic Yet At Bristol City

By on Oct 30, 2013 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

They know a thing or two about precipitous falls at Ashton Gate. In the years between 1976 and 1980, Bristol City lived the high life in the First Division of the Football League, but cost of staying there for that amount of time proved to be ruinous. Between 1980 and 1982 the club set a most unwanted record, becoming the first club to drop from the First to the...

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Match Of The Past: Bristol City

By on Aug 11, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

This morning, we continue our series of video archive matches of the clubs of the Football League Championship with Bristol City, and six matches from the years between 1976 and 1996. First up sees the club in the First Division for the first time since 1911, ad facing a trip to Highbury to play Arsenal in 1976. This match is followed up by a match from three years...

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Neil Warnock & The Phantom Goal

By on Aug 18, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 5 comments

Sometimes, one has to wonder whether this sort of thing follows Neil Warnock around. In 2007, Sheffield United were relegated on the last day of the season after Carlos Tevez scored an unlikely winner for West Ham United at Old Trafford. In February 2008, he accused a linesman of celebrating a goal for Bristol City in a match against his Crystal Palace team. Last...

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FA Cup Third Round Preview

By on Jan 3, 2009 in Latest | 0 comments

Another FA Cup Third Round has come around, and again the biggest clubs in the land have to get down and dirty against teams that they don’t usually have to come up against. With the Premier League looking like it will go to the wire again this season, more managers will be tempted to take their chances and field weakened sides this weekend. The wisdom of this...

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