Stoke City have been one of the busiest sides in the transfer window this summer, signing no more than eight players, for just under £40m. Now the Potters are set to do battle with Aston Villa for signing number nine. Isaac Hayden has found himself in the news this week for all the wrong reasons, [...] The post Stoke and Villa in for wantaway Premier League midfielder appeared first on The72.
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Bradford City face Macclesfield Town in the EFL Cup tonight, with the ambition of reaching the second round of the competition for the first team since the 2014/15 season, when they beat Morecambe 1-0, thanks to a late Aaron McLean goal. Newly promoted League Two side Macclesfield Town won’t want to make life easy for [...] The post Potential Bradford City XI to face Macclesfield Town appeared first on The72.
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Hull City are in need of another striker and need to delve into the loan market to bring one in. Here are five they should go for- Chris Martin, Derby County- The experienced forward has spent the last two seasons out on loan at Fulham and Reading. He has fallen down the pecking order at [...] The post Five strikers Hull City should bring in on loan this month appeared first on The72.
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Sunderland are in the hunt for another striker before their League Cup tie against Sheffield Wednesday on Thursday. Here are five they should target- Dan Agyei, Burnley- The 21-year-old joined the Clarets in 2015 from AFC Wimbledon and has since played 3 times for their first-team. He has spent time on loan at Coventry City, [...] The post Five strikers Sunderland should bring in on loan this month appeared first on The72.
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Promoted Rotherham have started life back in the Championship in a much healthier way than when they left it last time around. A win and a loss from their opening two games settling them in mid-table. An opening weekend, 5-1 hammering by a technically classy Brentford side was put firmly from the Millers’ minds by [...] The post Rotherham and Leeds United fans comment ahead of next week’s game appeared first on The72.
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Championship side Bolton Wanderers have completed the signing of Norwich City goalkeeper Remi Matthews on an initial loan deal, with the move to become permanent in January, confirmed by the club website. The highly-rated goalkeeper has enjoyed a number of loan spells at Burton Albion, Doncaster Rovers, Hamilton Academical and Plymouth Argyle in recent years, [...] The post “Got yourselves one of the best” – Is Remi Matthews a good signing for Bolton Wanderers? appeared first on The72.
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It was a tough first home game for Derby County boss Frank Lampard against a Marcelo Bielsa-inspired Leeds United who won at something of a canter for the second week in succession. After last week’s excellent outing against Stoke City, there wasn’t really much expectation that today’s game against Lampard’s Derby County would be much [...] The post Derby County fans react and comment as Leeds United hand out lesson appeared first on The72.
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The Daily Mail claims that Derby County utility man Jamie Hanson is closing in on a permanent move to Sky Bet League One side Oxford United. Burton Albion have also been linked with the player, who has struggled to command a spot in the Derby first team squad for a few seasons now. Hanson came [...] The post Derby set to lose midfielder in Deadline Day switch appeared first on The72.
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Derby County midfielder Jamie Hanson is a target for Burton Albion, according to Derbyshire Live. The Rams have helped the Brewers by loaning players to them over recent years and could loan Hanson to the League One side this season. Hanson, who was born in Burton, is down the pecking order at Derby under new [...] The post Derby County midfielder could depart before the transfer deadline appeared first on The72.
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Bradford City are a team who have somewhat over-excelled over the past decade. Things at Bradford City look altogether more positive now than 10 years ago, though; although the rollercoaster ride of being a football fan can sometimes obscure that fact for newer sections of the clubs support. You could argue, of course, they never belonged [...] The post Michael Collins and Bradford City – the man nobody wanted, but everyone will grow to love appeared first on The72.
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|Burton Albion's Results|
|Aug 18||Doncaster Rovers||1 - 0||H|
|Aug 14||Shrewsbury Town||2 - 1||A|
|Aug 11||Gillingham||1 - 3||A|
|League One Table|