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9 July 2020

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Photo: PA Images Having initially agreed with Birmingham City to leave at the end of the season, Pep Clotet has now left the club by mutual consent following a 1-3 defeat to Swansea on Wednesday night.
Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

1. Clotet leaves Birmingham City immediately after Swansea defeat 

Having initially agreed with Birmingham City to leave at the end of the season, Pep Clotet has now left the club by mutual consent following a 1-3 defeat to Swansea on Wednesday night. The club, 17th in the table, have failed to win in ten matches, having picked up just two points out of a possible 15 after the league's restart.

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