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BCFC Official Supporters Clubs Forum Minutes

Attached are the minutes from recent Official Supporters Clubs Forums held at BCFC in pdf form

Novermber 2017 Minutes

February 2018 Forum Minutes

BCFC 24 May Fans Forum Minutes

 

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Season Ticket Details for 2018/19

SEASON TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE

Bluenoses bring this to St. Andrew’s week in, week out and as the match against Fulham on the final day showed,YOU make the difference.

Your unrivalled support proved pivotal in the final weeks of the season as Garry Monk and the boys in Royal Blue finished the season in style with four wins and a draw in the last five games at St. Andrew’s!

As we look to a new chapter, we are encouraging you to ‘Bring the Noise!’ for the 2018/19 season.

Together we can create more of these emphatic atmospheres for Garry Monk and the team as we gear up for the new campaign.

Be part of the positive new era that Garry Monk and his coaching team have created and purchase your 2018/19 Season Ticket now.

For the sixth season in a row there will be a FULL PRICE FREEZE across all areas of the stadium with FREE Season Tickets for under-11s*.

Under-11 supporters must be aged 10 or under on or before 1st August 2018 to qualify for a FREE Season Ticket. Strictly one FREE Season Ticket per every full paying adult.

This is only available via phone or in person as proof of age may be asked at the time of purchase. Passport or birth certificates are valid proof of ID.

New for this season we have introduced a 19-24 price category in place of our student pricing.

https://www.bcfc.com/news/articles/2018/201819-season-tickets-are-now-on-sale/

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BIRMINGHAM CITY APPOINT GARRY MONK AS MANAGER

 

THE CLUB IS DELIGHTED TO ANNOUNCE THE APPOINTMENT OF GARRY MONK AS OUR NEW MANAGER.

He will be assisted by Pep Clotet, James Beattie and Darryl Flahavan.

Sean Rush joins Monk’s backroom staff as Head of Performance and Ryan Needs comes in as Head of Analysis.

After talks today, Monk has signed a three-and-a-half year contract.

Assistant Manager Clotet, First Team Coach Beattie and Goalkeeper Coach Flahavan have also agreed contracts until the summer of 2021.

The Club is delighted to have secured the services of one of the game’s brightest young managers in Monk, 38.

He began his managerial career when Swansea City Club Captain, in February 2014, succeeding Michael Laudrup.

Having kept Swans in the Premier League, he guided them to a club-best eighth in the 2014-15 campaign.

In the summer of 2016 Monk joined Leeds United and brought the good times back to Elland Road following several mid-table finishes.

In June 2017, Monk took up the reins at newly-relegated Middlesbrough and his time at the Riverside came to an end in December, following an away victory over Sheffield Wednesday with the team sitting three points outside the Play-Offs.

As a player, centre-half Monk made 339 career appearances and lifted the League Cup with Swansea in 2013. He also captained Swans to the League One title and Championship Play-Off Final victory.

He began his career as a trainee at Torquay United before moving to Southampton. It was at Swansea, where he moved in 2004, that he really carved out a niche.

STEVE COTTERILL – BIRMINGHAM CITY STATEMENT

THE CLUB REGRETFULLY CONFIRMS THAT IT HAS THIS EVENING PARTED COMPANY WITH MANAGER STEVE COTTERILL.

Steve’s contract, and those of the backroom staff – First Team Coach Paul Groves, First Team Coach Paul Williams, Goalkeeper Coach Kevin Hitchcock, Director of Football Jeff Vetere, David Álvarez (Head of Sports Science and Medical) and Albert Altarriba-Bartés (First Team Strength and Conditioning Coach) – have been terminated with immediate effect.

This course of action is taken with great regret and sadness.

The Board would like to place on record their sincere thanks to Steve, not only for his significant contribution at the conclusion of last season for which we will remain grateful, but also for his genuine efforts, contribution and hard work during his tenure in this 2017/18 campaign.

Steve has conducted himself professionally on behalf of the Club at all times, his work ethic and honesty are a credit to him and there is a genuine sadness at this decision.

However, the Board feel that a change in management at this stage is in the best interests of the Football Club.

We sincerely thank Steve and all the exiting backroom staff for their efforts and wish them all the very best for the future.

A replacement Manager and backroom staff will be confirmed in due course.

REFEREE CONFIRMED FOR ASTON VILLA V BLUES LOCAL DERBY

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PETER BANKES WILL TAKE CHARGE OF SUNDAY’S SKY BET CHAMPIONSHIP FIXTURE BETWEEN ASTON VILLA AND BLUES AT VILLA PARK.

The Merseyside-based official has refereed 29 games so far this season, where he has produced a total of 99 yellow cards and seven reds.

The last Blues game he refereed was our Championship away fixture at Leeds United in September 2017.

Blues lost that match 2-0 and there were four players cautioned; including Michael Morrison, Jason Lowe and Che Adams for the visitors.

The last Villa game he took charge of was also their Championship away game at Leeds United in December 2017.

Villa drew that match 1-1 and five players were given a yellow card; including Alan Hutton, Conor Hourihane and Robert Snodgrass for Steve Bruce’s side.

Mr Bankes will be assisted on Sunday by Daniel Leach and Timothy Wood.

Darren Bond will act as the fourth official.

Referee Peter Bankes.

BLUES V MILLWALL TICKET DETAILS

TICKETING ARRANGEMENTS FOR BLUES’ SKY BET CHAMPIONSHIP FIXTURE AGAINST MILLWALL AT ST. ANDREW’S ON SATURDAY 17 FEBRUARY (3PM KICK-OFF).

Blues v Millwall
Sky Bet Championship
St. Andrew’s Stadium
Saturday 17 February 2018 (3pm kick-off)

Tickets are now on general sale.

Tickets are priced at:

Please note: All Juniors under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a full paying adult. Adults must be accompanied by a junior under the age of 16 to qualify to sit in the Family Seating Area. The adult to child ratio in the Family Section is a maximum of two adults per junior.

Call: 0121 772 0101 Option 2
Visit: Blues Store, St. Andrew’s Stadium. Main Stand Ticket Office – open only on matchdays from two hours before kick-off.

Huddersfield Town v Blues Ticket update

Huddersfield Town v Blues
The Emirates FA Cup fourth round
The John Smith’s Stadium
Saturday 27 January 2018 (3pm kick-off)

Blues have sold out of our advanced allocation of 2,290 tickets for this game.

However, Huddersfield confirmed on Wednesday afternoon that there will now be cash turnstiles available to Blues fans on Saturday in the Chadwick Lawrence Stand, turnstiles 21-24.

Adult – £15.00
Over-60s – £10.00
Under-18s – £5.00