Bristol City's Louis Carey has made a record 646th appearance for the club.
Bristol City veteran defender Louis Carey believes team spirit and team bonding have suffered in recent years
New City manager, Steve Cotterill's revealed City had to fight off stiff competition to secure him
Bristol City have signed Peterborough United striker Tyrone Barnett on loan until the end of the season.
The 28-year-old, who stands at 6ft 3in, will bolster manager Steve Cotterill’s striking options for the remainder of the campaign.
Manager Steve Cotterill said: "I'm delighted to have Tyrone on board. He offers us something different in the striking department.
"We'll have to work on his fitness because he hasn't played too many games recently. I'm sure he'll fit in well with the group because he's a good character."
Last season he joined Ipswich Town on loan but suffered a knee injury which restricted him to just three appearances.
Back at Peterborough this season he netted seven times in 26 outings before his switch to Ashton Gate.
Bristol City's New Year's Day fixture at Leyton Orient has been postponed due to structural damage at the Matchroom Stadium caused by the recent adverse weather conditions.
The floodlights at the stadium were damaged over the Christmas period and require repair work before the stadium is safe for public use.
City are 21st in League One after winning back-to-back games for the first time since January.
Orient are second in the table. They drew 1-1 with third-placed Wolves on Sunday.
Steve Cotterill answers questions at the Bristol City news conference where he was announced as new manager.
Mobile phone footage of Steve Cotterill taken at this morning's Bristol City news conference. More video later.
City vice chairman Jon Lansdown said: “I'm delighted that Stevehas chosen to join Bristol City Football Club. I believe he has the drive, energy and ability to get usback to winning ways.
“He is passionate about bringing success to this club and I am looking forward to working with him to achieve that.”
Bristol City have appointed Steve Cotterill as their new manager. The49 year-old was a free agent and has been the front-runner for thepost since Sean O'Driscoll was sacked last Thursday. .
Cotterill was already known to board members at Ashton Gate after interviewing forthe job on a previous occasion. He guided his hometown club, Cheltenham, to a double promotion a over a decade ago, leading them out of the Conference and into League One within three years.
More recently, Cotterill was manager at Portsmouth and Nottingham Forest