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Grant McCann comments after Hull City’s 4-4 draw against Swansea City

Tom Eaves struck in added-on time to earn Hull City a 4-4 draw against Swansea City last night. The crazy game also saw Leonardo da Silva Lopes and Marcus Maddison on the scoresheet for the first time in black and amber, with Mallik Wilks scoring the other goal to make it two goals for him [...]
Published yesterday at 11:56 am on The 72

Scunthorpe United turn to Russ Wilcox until end of the season

Russ Wilcox will remain in charge of Scunthorpe United until the end of the season, as announced by their official club website. The Irons’ Under-23’s boss was placed in caretaker charge after Paul Hurst’s sacking in January and will be kept in the dugout until May. Wilcox, who is 55 years old, has managed Scunthorpe’s [...]
Published last Thursday at 10:16 am on The 72

Blackpool fans react to the departure of Simon Grayson

Blackpool have sacked Simon Grayson after a poor run of form, as announced by their official club website yesterday. The Tangerines have won just once in their last twelve games in all competitions and have slid down the League One table. They were in the Play-Offs in December but have since fallen down to 15th [...]
Published last Thursday at 09:41 am on The 72

Grant McCann reflects on Hull City’s second-half collapse against Blackburn Rovers

Grant McCann has urged his Hull City side to stick together despite their freefall down the Championship table. The Tigers lost 3-0 to Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park after goals from Darragh Lenihan, Adam Armstrong and Dominic Samuel in the space of seven minutes. Hull have now lost five in six in the Championship and [...]
Published last Wednesday at 10:21 am on The 72

Ex-Sheffield Wednesday and Fleetwood Town winger Ross Wallace joins St Mirren

Ross Wallace has signed for St Mirren on a free transfer, as announced by their official club website. The winger has joined the Scottish Premiership side on a deal until the end of the season. He spent time training with the Saints earlier this term and has now been handed a contract. Wallace, who is 34 [...]
Published last Wednesday at 10:11 am on The 72

In Focus: Just who are Salford City?

I doubt anyone reading this has failed to learn at least one snippet about Salford in the last six years. Let’slet’s have a look at where exactly they have emerged from. The Club itself is 80 years old, but realistically they rebranded in 2014, thanks to businessman Peter Lim and a collective of former footballers [...]
Published last Tuesday at 05:21 pm on The 72

Charlton Athletic youngster Dempsey completes National League loan switch

Charlton Athletic have confirmed on their official website that young midfielder Ben Dempsey has completed a loan move away from the club, signing for National League side Woking. Prior to the January transfer window, Charlton Athletic youngster Ben Dempsey was one of the academy graduates to make their way into the first-team pictures amid an [...]
Published last Monday at 05:56 pm on The 72

Philip Cocu delivers verdict on Derby County’s comeback win at Swansea City

Speaking to the club’s official website, Derby County manager Philip Cocu has expressed his delight after the Rams brought an end to their dismal Championship away record with a 3-2 win over Swansea City. Derby County had not won a Championship away match since the opening day heading into yesterday’s tie with Swansea City. However, [...]
Published last Sunday at 03:11 pm on The 72

Nahki Wells secures Championship Player of the Month award

The EFL have confirmed on their official website that Bristol City striker Nahki Wells has won the Championship Player of the Month award, fending off some tough opposition to the accolade. Nahki Wells was alongside Fulham defender Michael Hector, Nottingham Forest winger Joe Lolley and Preston North End playmaker Josh Harrop in the nominations for [...]
Published Friday at 11:51 am on The 72

Sky Bet Championship Player of the Month contenders confirmed

The EFL have announced on their official website the contenders for the Championship Player of the Month award for January, with Michael Hector, Josh Harrop, Joe Lolley and Nahki Wells the four players nominated for the award. Four players who enjoyed a successful January were Fulham centre-back Michael Hector, Preston North End midfielder Josh Harrop, [...]
Published Thursday at 01:01 pm on The 72


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