Burton Albion’s Jake Buxton has told the Burton Mail that they can’t afford to be overawed when facing Manchester United on Wednesday night. The Brewers have done well in the Carabao Cup up to now having beaten Oldham Athletic and Cardiff City to get to the Third Round. They have now been rewarded with a [...] The post Jake Buxton tells Burton Albion team mates not to be overawed by Manchester United appeared first on The72.
Published last Monday at 06:36 pm on The 72
Leeds United were riding the crest of a wave entering in to the game yesterday against rivals Millwall at the New Den. 90 minutes later they were struggling in the foaming surf, easily defeated. As far as the game itself, Leeds were out-thought and out-fought with Millwall rampant in front of their home fans and [...] The post Leeds United: 5 things learned from Millwall loss appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 07:46 pm on The 72
Birmingham City rejected a £10 million transfer offer from Sky Bet Championship rivals Fulham on Transfer Deadline Day for youngster Che Adams according to Get West London. The 21-year-old Leicester born frontman is also thought to have been the subject of interest from Derby County on Transfer Deadline Day but the player instead opted to [...] The post Birmingham City rejected huge Fulham offer for youngster appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 07:06 pm on The 72
Two of this season’s promotion hopefuls go head to head at the City Ground this weekend, as Wolverhampton Wanderers travel to Nottingham Forest. Former Porto manager Nuno Espírito Santo has made an instant impact since his summer arrival. Wolves sit 4th in the table, just three points behind league leaders Leeds United. New signings Willy [...] The post MATCH PREVIEW: Nottingham Forest vs Wolves appeared first on The72.
Published last Friday at 09:16 pm on The 72
Leeds United lie top of the Championship and have impressed many so far this season. The appointment of Thomas Christiansen in the summer raised a few eyebrows but after 16 signings and an impressive start, many Leeds fans believe he is the man to take them back to the top flight. Here are 5 impressive [...] The post Impressive Leeds United statistics since Thomas Christiansen took charge appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 04:01 pm on The 72
Hull City winger Jarrod Bowen has won the Championship young player of the month award for August. The 20 year-old has been in fine form for the Tigers this season, scoring 5 goals in 7 matches. He scored his first goal for the club on the first day of the season against Aston Villa. He [...] The post Stunning form of Hull City winger form earns him player of the month award appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 11:56 am on The 72
When it was announced at the end of last season that Garry Monk had resigned from his post as manager of Leeds United, many felt a sense a shock, disappointment and feeling of same old, same old. Monk had just guided Leeds to their best finish in the Championship since 2010 and despite a late [...] The post OPINION: Garry Monk leaving Leeds United is a blessing in disguise appeared first on The72.
Published last Wednesday at 10:06 pm on The 72
In fairness when Leeds United were rumoured to be in for Spaniard Samu Saiz, there were very few fans who really knew anything about him. Some may have seen the odd match from La Liga 2, but the big majority of Whites fans would have had to be content with knowledge gleaned from the Internet [...] The post Leeds United buy sparkle and magic in Samu Saiz appeared first on The72.
Published Tuesday at 11:31 pm on The 72
It was coming, Leeds United fans willing the result over the line, and this evening it arrived – Leeds United are leading the league in the Sky Bet Championship. It wasn’t the swashbuckling and swaggering display that swept away Burton Albion on Saturday before a baying 33,000-strong crowd at Elland Road, it was a different [...] The post Leeds United fans react and comment on table topping performance appeared first on The72.
Published Tuesday at 10:51 pm on The 72
Leeds United are hoping to record their biggest midweek home attendance for a league match in over 13 years this evening when they take on Birmingham City in the Sky Bet Championship at Elland Road. The Yorkshire Post has reported that around 31,000 tickets have been snapped up for the match with Leeds United fans [...] The post Leeds United set for biggest midweek attendance in 13 years appeared first on The72.
Published Tuesday at 06:26 pm on The 72
|Burton Albion's Results|
|Sep 20||Manchester United||-1 - -1||A|
|Sep 16||Fulham||2 - 1||H|
|Sep 12||Norwich City||0 - 0||A|
|Burton Albion's Fixtures|
|Sep 23||Queens Park Rangers||A|
|Sep 26||Aston Villa||H|
|Sep 30||Wolverhampton Wanderers||H|