We know we are guilty of mourning Filbert Street’s passing on here, so let’s have Ten Great Moments since the move from Filbert Street to Filbert Way…
1. 10/8/02 – Opening Day – the first 30,000 plus crowd in many years, the excitement of being in our new home, and a great 2-0 win over Watford thanks to two goals from Brian Deane.
2. 14/12/02 – Despite Stevie Claridge’s first minute goal, City thrash Dennis Wise’s Millwall 4-1. 31,904 City fans fill the ground, but away fans are banned.
3. 27/4/03 – Micky Adams and his side celebrate promotion to the Premiership after a 1-1 draw against Norwich City.
4. 15/9/03 – City stuff Leeds 4-0 and Lilian Nalis scores a magnificent opener, all in front of the Sky cameras.
5. 8/11/04 – Craig Levein’s first home game in charge brings a 3-0 win over neighbours Coventry with goals from Nalis, Tiatto and Heath.
6. 26/11/2005 – An otherwise drab season is lit up by a fine 4-2 win over Sheffield United, Hume (2), Smith and Hammond finding the net.
7. 4/3/06 – City win a thriller against Hull 3-2, with Joey Gudjonsson scoring from the half way line.
8. 25/8/07 – It all clicks together for Martin Allen’s side as they beat Watford 4-1, with goals from Hume, Campbell, Sheehan and De Vries.
9. 13/4/09 – Steve Howard’s late header against Leeds brings a 1-0 win and huge step towards the League One title.
10. 24/4/09 – Nigel Pearson’s side are presented with the League One trophy after a 2-2 draw with Scunthorpe, bouncing back from Division Three at the first attempt…