Burton rallies around Clough’s men as City arrive with 9-0 head start

23 January 2019 10:00
Locals applaud Albion’s run to the Carabao Cup semi-finals while the manager pledges to enjoy Wednesday’s second legBurton Albion may face a 9-0 deficit to Manchester City but Nigel Clough is so upbeat he stops for an impromptu chat alongside Bobbie, his chocolate-coloured Hungarian Vizsla dog who is riding shotgun in the manager’s car.The Brewers may be into serious damage-limitation territory when the Carabao Cup semi-final second leg starts on Wednesday night, but Clough’s mood remains as bright as the sun over the Pirelli Stadium and reflects a town relishing the prospect of seeing Kevin De Bruyne and company strut their stuff. Continue reading......read full article

Source: TheGuardian