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On this day: 20 June

  • 20 June 2013 09:23
  • Posted by @porter_mcfc

Memorable moments that happened on this day in City’s history...

Wednesday 20th June 2001

Kevin Keegan wastes no time in finding a dressing room leader when he signs Stuart Pearce on a free transfer from West Ham United. With City hoping to get back to the Premier League at the first attempt, Pearce is installed as captain and signs a one-year deal, taking on coaching responsibilities, too. It will prove to be a wise move by Keegan as Pearce soon proves there is life in the old dog yet.

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