John Atyeo is widely considered the most accomplished footballer who has played for Bristol City. It is therefore fitting that when the new Ashton Gate is completed in autumn 2016, the final piece to be put in place will be a 1¼ life-size statue of ‘Big John’.
If you are a Bristol City fan right now, you could be forgiven for thinking somebody up there doesn’t like you. In fact, not even anything as divine as that, simply certain police forces across England and Wales.
The Sports Bar in the South Stand will be open for the first time on Saturday (19th September). Members with the relevant photo ID membership card will also be able to gain access to facilities set aside for the Supporters Club & Trust.
On what was supposed to be a glorious first home game back in the Championship and a brand spanking new stand to start a new era in the history of Bristol City FC, the sad news broke just before kick off that one of Bristol City’s biggest ever fans Kevin Brake had died suddenly the night before.
While the chairman of Sheffield Wednesday thinks it is appropriate to charge £39 for second tier football, another Sheffield football club chairman is politely asking football fans from all over the globe to help his club move back to its spiritual home.