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Pereira to answer your questions

Pedro Pereira will take on the role of Bristol City's Agony Aunt this week as he takes over the club's official Twitter account.

The Benfica loanee is encouraging supporters to send in their questions and queries and he will reply to as many as he can via a personal video message. 8, ...

2020-05-21 11:26 open_in_new
From the classroom to Ashton Gate...how Max O'Leary got his chance

It all started with a phone call while a young Max O’Leary was hard at work in school.

The date was October 22nd 2013 and City had a League One fixture against Brentford at Ashton Gate that evening.

Ali Hines, goalkeeping coach at the Academy, was trying to contact Max to tell him ...

2020-05-19 15:20 open_in_new
On this day: Bristol City 2-1 Hartlepool United (play-off s/f 2nd leg)

Of his 26 goals for City, Christian Roberts may well always be remembered for his 90th minute strike to send the Robins into the 2004 League One play-off final.

Hartlepool were minutes away from booking their place in the final showdown at the Millennium Stadium but Danny Wilson’s men ...

2020-05-19 09:02 open_in_new
Season Cards Direct Debits update

Direct Debit payments for supporters paying for their 2020/21 Season Card in monthly instalments will be deferred by a further month.

The club had rescheduled the first payment from May 1st to June 1st, but this has now been moved to July 1st 2020, as the club understands the possible ...

2020-05-18 20:26 open_in_new
FA Statement: Women's Super League

The FA has been in regular consultation with clubs and key stakeholders from the Barclays FA Women’s Super League and the FA Women’s Championship throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Our primary concern has always been for the welfare of the clubs and players; and working collaboratively ...

2020-05-18 18:20 open_in_new
Robins Foundation guarantee students a place on education courses

All post-16 students who apply to study with the Foundation in September 2020 have been provided with a guarantee of their place.

Bristol City Robins Foundation have made more places available for students applying to study in September.  As a result, the Foundation will honour all ...

2020-05-18 17:17 open_in_new
A kind soul and genuinely nice man - Dave Fear

Lifelong City supporter Dave Fear has been described as “a passionate Bristolian with City at his heart.”

Dave passed away at the weekend following decades as a Season Card Holder. He attended his very first match back in the 1950s and he became a popular and well-known figure among ...

2020-05-18 16:14 open_in_new
Tributes to the late Harold 'Buster' Footman

Former managers and players remember Harold 'Buster' Footman, who passed away on Sunday evening (May 17th).

Buster joined the club in October 1988 as physiotherapist and he contributed to two promotion seasons under Joe Jordan in 1989-90 and John Ward in 1997-98.

He was awarded a ...

2020-05-18 13:05 open_in_new
Remembering Harold 'Buster' Footman

The club was saddened to hear about the passing of Harold ‘Buster’ Footman.

Buster joined the club under manager Joe Jordan in 1988 where he spent a decade in the club’s medical department and later he became the first team kit man.

He served his testimonial year in 1999 with a ...

2020-05-18 13:05 open_in_new
Revisit every goal from the 2014/15 season

Sit back, relax and relive every cheer with all the goals from that memorable 2014/15 campaign.

On top of City's 96 goals in the title-winning Sky Bet League One season, the Robins notched a further 21 in all competitions taking their tally to 117 for the campaign.

Reminisce and ...

2020-05-17 21:20 open_in_new
EFL statement: latest update

Representatives of League One and League Two Clubs have met today by division where they have shared a wide range of comprehensive views in respect of how the 2019/20 season is concluded.

The rationale for playing the remaining matches has been fully debated with a particular focus on ...

2020-05-15 18:56 open_in_new
Thousands to benefit from Joy of Moving Home School Festival

City are today (May 15th) joining football clubs from across the country to take part in the Joy of Moving Home School Festival.

On International Day of Families, Bristol City Robins Foundation is partnering with EFL Trust and Ferrero to launch the ‘Joy of Moving Home School Festival’, ...

2020-05-15 18:56 open_in_new
Watkins answers your questions

Marley Watkins took on the role of Bristol City's Agony Aunt this afternoon as he took over the club's official Twitter account.

The 29-year-old encouraged supporters to send in their questions and queries and he replied to as many as he could via a personal video message.

Ten touch ...

2020-05-15 17:53 open_in_new
Robins Lotto winners (May 15th)

Find out this week’s Robins Lotto prize winners.

Congratulations to the following winners:

Monthly signed shirt winner:

Paul Avery (B4576)   

£50 winner:

Robert Perrett (B8584)      

£20 winners:

Owen Ralph (B4755)  

Ian Mundy ...

2020-05-15 17:53 open_in_new
Watkins to answer your questions

Marley Watkins will take on the role of Bristol City's Agony Aunt this afternoon as he takes over the club's official Twitter account.

The 29-year-old is encouraging supporters to send in their questions and queries and he will reply to as many as he can via a personal video ...

2020-05-15 13:41 open_in_new
Thousands of children and families to benefit from the Robins Foundation’s Joy of Moving Home School Festival

City are today (May 15th) joining football clubs from across the country to take part in the Joy of Moving Home School Festival.

On International Day of Families, Bristol City Robins Foundation is partnering with EFL Trust and Ferrero to launch the ‘Joy of Moving Home School Festival’, ...

2020-05-15 13:41 open_in_new
FIT ROBINS on a mission

Participants on the Foundation’s FIT ROBINS project are aiming to walk the equivalent distance of Ashton Gate to every championship ground.

Each week the group record the number of steps they have each completed. In just two weeks the group have already logged a staggering 1,031,709, - ...

2020-05-14 19:50 open_in_new
EFL update: COVID-19

The EFL Board has met today to further consider the many complex financial and operational matters resulting out of the COVID-19 crisis, including how the 2019/20 campaign is concluded.

While there is much debate and discussion taking place publicly and privately regarding what should, or ...

2020-05-13 22:50 open_in_new
Episode nine of the Robins Nest podcast now available

Supporters can now stream episode nine of the Robins Nest podcast, with Academy graduate Max O'Leary the guest.

Downsy hosts the episode from the comfort of his own home, as the Academy product discussing his path into professional football, his love for cricket, a unique initiation at ...

2020-05-13 19:41 open_in_new
On this day: Bristol City 2-1 Crystal Palace (play-off s/f 2nd leg)

Crystal Palace may have forced extra-time in this play-off affair, but City held their nerve to secure a momentous 4-2 aggregate win.

David Noble's stunning injury time goal just days earlier had given City a slim advantage heading into the second leg back at Ashton Gate, where Palace took ...

2020-05-13 14:26 open_in_new
Gilmartin reveals origins of his nickname

Since his days as a young and upcoming goalkeeper, Rene Gilmartin has always been known as ‘Reg’.

It’s a nickname which has followed him throughout his career, which has seen him represent the likes of Walsall, Plymouth Argyle, Watford and Colchester United.

But it was back in ...

2020-05-12 15:20 open_in_new