Nigel Pearson delighted to honour ‘Ashton Gate Eight’ with Middlesbrough win

Swansea City v Bristol City – Sky Bet Championship – Stadium
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Nigel Pearson was proud that his Bristol City team turned in a committed display to honour the ‘Ashton Gate Eight’.

City marked the 40th anniversary of eight players tearing up their contracts to save the club from going out of business in February 1982 with an impressive win over Middlesbrough.

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