West Bromwich Albion have denied reports they're dumping mascot Baggie Bird.

Rumours spread on social media that the popular mascot had been made redundant, but a spokesman for the club said that was not the case.

John Simpson, media communications manager, said the rumours were false.

"Both people who are Baggie Bird and Albi will still be there for the start of next season," he told the Express & Star.

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