OPINION: Bristol City - What’s next? After any 6-0 drubbing followed up by two drab home defeats, questions will be asked. Whether they’re concerning a lack of desire, a deficiency of ideas, or wider contextual factors that could have led to such a condemning scoreline. Indeed, the ghastly run that the club currently finds itself …

Campaign for Suicide Prevention Bristol

Every 90 minutes a friend or loved one is lost through suicide in the UK. That means the next time Bristol City, Bristol Rovers or any team up and down the country take to the pitch, when they leave it, someone has lost their fight.  With everything that’s happened in the last year and sadly, …

From Shearer to Rooney: Five of England’s finest to have played at Ashton Gate

Since opening its doors for the first time in 1887 to what was then Bedminster FC, Ashton Gate Stadium has hosted some of the very best players in world football, with Kevin De Bruyne, Luis Suarez, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, and Sergio Aguero some of the finest to have graced its turf in recent years. However, with …

OPINION: City Superstitions

by Luke Thorne ¦ @ElleCeeJayTee  Red socks on match days and pre-match badge kissing, it’s the silly superstitions that lockdown football has been missing  I think I’ve finally cracked it, or maybe I’ve just finally cracked. But, after months of watching lockdown football, I have finally worked out why I haven’t felt that pre-match buzz like I used to.   Despite Saturday’s game against Coventry being the first of the …

OPINION: All bets are off – a look at Bristol City’s sponsorship history.

by Harry Elliott | @harry94elliott You always remember your first. For me, it will always be DAS. The impactful circle with the cute, almost wheatsheaf like, emblems around the perimeter. Scott Murray cupping his ear at Ninian Park, Christian Roberts chopping inside and sending Ashton Gate into delirium, Tommy Doc lifting the LDV in Cardiff …

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