Bristol City write to every Championship club to explain controversial decision

Bristol City write to every Championship club to explain controversial decision

Bristol City have sent an email to clubs in the Championship to tell them they will not kick the ball out of play this season unless an opposition player has suffered a serious head injury. The club felt this necessary following an incident which occurred during their 3-1 loss to Leeds on Sunday in which […]

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Stan Collymore: Punish the clubs pitch invaders love — dock points and ban beer – Stan Collymore

Fourteen weeks in jail is not long enough for the offence Paul Mitchell committed during the Second City derby on Sunday. It should have been three or four years, because that’s the sort of sentence the rest of us would have been looking at for a similar pre-meditated and unprovoked assault. You can’t just run […]

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What’s the ultimate retro football kit? Mirror Football writers reveal their favourite strips worn by their teams

When Arsenal announced their new mega-money kit deal with Adidas this week, it wasn’t long before fans were calling for the return of ‘bruised banana’ strip of the early 1990s. The outlandish away kit, worn by the Gunners between 1991 and 1993, was one of several designed and made for George Graham’s side over an […]

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Ten-man Birmingham hold on for eighth draw of the season after Garry Monk’s dismissal at Brentford

A 10-man Birmingham held on for a point, and their eighth draw of the season, away at Brentford on Tuesday night. First-half goals came from Michael Morrison’s header for City and a Josh McEachran free-kick for the home side, who are still unbeaten at Griffin Park this season. It was a game with one heated […]

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Carabao Cup rule changes revealed as extra-time is scrapped for 2018-19 season

The 2018-19 Carabao Cup continues on Tuesday evening with 13 Premier League teams entering the competition. Only the top-flight sides still involved in Europe have received byes into the third round, with the likes of Everton and West Ham taking the first steps on the road to Wembley. But the competition has undergone an overhaul […]

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Richest Football League clubs based on owners’ wealth revealed – including 6 run by billionaires

It might lack the glamour of the English top flight, but there’s still plenty of money in the Football League. No fewer than six Championship clubs have an owner or majority shareholder with an estimated wealth of £1bn or more. Another four have owners whose wealth is at least half a billion. Compare that to […]

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Garry Monk makes bold claim ahead of Leeds United return with Birmingham City

Garry Monk is braced for a hostile reception, despite claiming he “re-united” Leeds while boss. Monk takes his Birmingham side to Elland Road to face the Championship leaders. It will be Monk’s second trip back since going there with Middlesbrough last November in a 2–1 defeat. He left Leeds after just one season in May […]

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Transfer news LIVE updates on Deadline Day as Moussa Dembele set to leave Celtic plus Arsenal and Liverpool gossip

Trapp has ‘great leadership potential’ Here’s more on Kevin Trapp’s move back to Germany Germany keeper Trapp has left French champions Paris St Germain to rejoin Eintracht Frankfurt on loan for a season, the Bundesliga club said on Friday. Trapp left Frankfurt in 2015 for PSG but has struggled to earn a starting spot in […]

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