New City manager, Steve Cotterill's revealed City had to fight off stiff competition to secure him
Bristol City have parted company with head coach Sean O'Driscoll with immediate effect as the team languishes 22nd in the League One table
Middlesbrough have confirmed the signing of winger Albert Adomah from Bristol City for an undisclosed fee
Fans had mixed reviews last night as to whether Bristol City manager Sean O'Driscoll should be sacked.
One fan told ITV News Westcountry: "He's a good manager O'Driscoll but I just think his time is up, 21 games without a win is not good enough".
Full interview with Bristol City Manager Sean O'Driscoll after City's 21st winless game in a row.
Bristol City manager Sean O'Driscoll was clearly feeling the pressure after last night's defeat against Brentford left his side without a win in 21 league games. O'Driscoll reacted badly to a question from BBC radio reporter Andy Howard and visibly lost his cool before walking away.
Bristol City lost 2-1 at home to Brentford last night (Tuesday 22 October) - their 21st winless game in a row. The team is at the bottom of League One. The result has cast more doubt on the future of manager Sean O'Driscoll.
Two of our football teams are in action tonight - in the Football League Trophy. Swindon Town host west country rivals, Plymouth Argyle.
Bristol City are away to Wycombe Wanderers.
Bristol City's Head Coach Sean O'Driscoll says he thought his team's performance at Port Vale on Saturday was excellent despite conceding a last minute equaliser.
That left his team as the only one in League One without a victory this season.
Tomorrow night, City are away to Wycombe Wanderers in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy and O'Driscoll says his team will be taking the tie just as seriously as a league game.
Bristol City manager Sean O'Driscoll is hoping tonight's Capital One Cup tie at Premier League Southampton will provide a welcome distraction from his team's league form.
"They will be fluid because that is what the Premier League is all about," he told the club's website. "They went to Anfield and restricted a free flowing Liverpool side from getting into their rhythm
"I watched their game against West Ham, we've watched a video of them against Barnsley and had someone watching them at Anfield, so I don't think there is any more we could do in terms of preparation."
In the last round City beat another Premier League team with a 2-1 win over Crystal Palace.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho wants "to win every trophy" and hopes the trip to Swindon is the start of a journey to Wembley as he bids to win the League Cup for a third time.
Tonight's match at the County Ground is a sell out as Mark Cooper's men look to cause a huge upset in the Capital One Cup.
Europa League champions Chelsea will visit the County Ground this evening to take on Swindon Town in the Third Round of the Capital One Cup.
Blues boss Jose Mourinho will be hoping for better luck in this cup competition, following an embarrassing home defeat to Basle in the Champions League last week.
Fellow South West side Bristol City also up against Premiership opposition tonight, up against Southampton.
Both matches kick off at 7:45pm.
Bristol City have appointed former Managing Director Jon Lansdown Vice Chairman.
Doug Harman becomes Chief Executive.
Keith Dawe will remain as Club Chairman with Ernie Arathoon appointed a Non-Executive Director.
Development Director Guy Price will leave the club at the end of September.