Ebene News – GB – Dean Holden: Bristol City head coach sacked after six months at the head of the Championship club

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Dean Holden had been in charge of Bristol City for just over six months after being assistant to former boss Lee Johnson; Bristol City lost 2-0 at home to Reading on Tuesday to place 13th in the league table

Bristol City sacked head coach Dean Holden after Tuesday’s 2-0 home loss to Reading in the league

Tuesday’s result was six straight losses in all competitions for the Robins and Holden did not perform post-game media duties after the game

In a statement, Bristol City said: “Dean Holden has been relieved of his post with immediate effect

“Following a sixth consecutive defeat, the Bristol City board have decided that a change of head coach is necessary

“Assistant Head Coaches Paul Simpson and Keith Downing to take charge of training until further notice

“The club would like to thank Dean for his service to the club over the years and we wish him well for the future

Last Saturday Bristol City were beaten 6-0 by Watford at Vicarage Road as they failed to register a shot on target until the 82nd minute

After the weekend’s humiliation, Holden described it as “a horrible day for everyone connected”, adding that “everyone is really on the ground”

Having started the season on a high note, Holden’s side have moved away from the top six and are now seven points behind the play-offs

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Ebene News – GB – Dean Holden: Bristol City head coach sacked after six months at the head from the championship club

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