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THE door continues to revolve at Bristol City with Belgian international Julie Biesmans signing from Standard Liege. The 23-year-old, who has spent nine years at Liege, has represented her country throughout the age groups and made her senior debut for Bel- gium in 2011, going on to play 49 times to date. Biesmans said that …

Bristol City Women duo Flo Allen and Poppy Wilson have been selected for the upcoming England Under-19 training camp at the Lilleshall National Sports and Conferencing Centre. Wilson, 18, progressed through the clubs Centre of Excellence and has now broken into the first team squad, featuring during the Spring Series. Allen, also 18, joined City …

City will host Premier League side Stoke City in the third round of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday, September 19th (7.45pm). Lee Johnson’s side reached this round of the competition for the second successive season after brushing past Plymouth Argyle 5-0 at Ashton Gate before overcoming Watford at Vicarage Road. Tickets will go on sale …

CAULEY Woodrow has clearly not come to Ashton Gate to suffer splinters sitting on the substitutes’ bench. The 22-year-old striker, signed on a season-long loan from Fulham, is already talking of following in the footsteps of England under-21 team-mate Tammy Abraham by playing and scoring regularly for Bristol City. Prospect That is exciting news for …

WHILE it is ridiculously early to make any predictions about Bristol City’s prospects this season, Ashton Gate fans already appear to be guaranteed rich entertainment. Some of the football produced by Lee Johnson’s men, first against Barnsley in the Championship, and then in the thumping Carabao Cup victory over Plymouth Argyle, was exhilarating. And, as …

Bristol City Women are delighted to announce the loan signing of goalkeeper Sophie Baggaley from Birmingham City. Baggaley, 20, joined the Blue Girls in 2014 and has gone on to make 18 appearances to date for the Midlands outfit. An England youth international, Baggaley has represented her country at Under-17, 19, 20 and 23 level, …

City have completed the signing of Swedish Under-21 international Niclas Eliasson for an undisclosed fee. The 21-year-old winger arrives at Ashton Gate from IFK Norrkoping and has signed a three-year contract, with a further year’s option. Head coach Lee Johnson told bcfc.co.uk: “It’s a really interesting deal given the way myself and our recruitment team …

BRISTOL CITY – 3 BARNSLEY – 1 BOBBY Reid’s sensational opening day display provided the major talking point of a hugely encouraging City performance. While tougher opposition and more testing conditions may lie ahead, Lee Johnson could hardly have dreamed of a more convincing first 45 minutes of the season as his side romped into …