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On this day: 16 May

  • Posted by @markbooth_mcfc

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

Tuesday 16th May 1995

Brian Horton is relieved of his duties by Chairman Francis Lee after the Blues finish a topsy-turvy season just four points off relegation. 

Horton’s entertaining brand of football had won him many friends at City and by early December, City were in sixth and challenging for a European place. 

However, a run of four wins in the last 25 games saw Horton’s side plummet down the table and narrowly miss relegation.


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