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DAVID SMITH, the Birmingham City winger, has joined West Bromwich Albion for pounds 90,000. Also leaving St Andrews is another forward, Louie Donowa, who has moved to Shrewsbury Town on a month's loan with a view to a permanent pounds 50,000 transfer.

THE Bulgarian club Botev Plovdiv was yesterday suspended by Uefa for one season in European competition after an alleged attempt to bribe a member of its appeals jury before a hearing on the possibility of reducing a five-season suspension on the Botev player, Georgi Donkov, who was sent off for spitting in a linesman's face during a European Cup match in Athens against Olympiakos Piraeus on 29 September.


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