On this day: 04 August
- Sat 04 Aug 2012, 9:17AM
- Posted by Nicola McCarthy
Looking back through the history books for the events, signings and memorable matches that happened on this day in City’s history.
Saturday 4th August 1998
City beat Blackpool 3-0 at Maine Road after dropping into the third tier of English football, then called Division Two, for the first time in the club’s history.
Goals from Shaun Goater, Lee Bradbury and Khakbar Tskhadadze complete a comfortable win in front of a full-house of 32,134 fans.