Aston Villa went into last seasons campaign after being relegated from the Premier League after a disastrous season, but with high hopes of returning to the top-tier of English football at the first time of asking, however, disappointingly ‘The Villans’ finished 13th, way below what everyone expected, and subsequently find themselves in the Championship for [...] The post Potential Aston Villa starting XI for the opening day appeared first on The72.
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Hull City have signed Ondrej Mazuch from Sparta Prague for an undisclosed fee as confirmed by the club website. The 28-year-old defender has played all across Europe for the likes of Fiorentina, Anderlecht and Dnipro before landing at Sparta Prague at the very end of 2015. But recently, he headed to Hull to go on [...] The post Hull City sign Czech Republic international after successful trial appeared first on The72.
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Sunderland are the latest team to become interested in signing Liverpool’s Ryan Kent on loan according to a report from the Express. The 20-year-old winger is one of the most highly rated players in the Liverpool academy but is yet to do enough to break into their first team. This means he is set to [...] The post Sunderland become latest team to chase after Leeds United target appeared first on The72.
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Aston Villa striker Ross McCormack is reportedly being tracked by four Championship clubs, according to the Derby Telegraph. Derby County are the latest club to be linked with the 30-year-old forward, with relegated Sunderland and Hull City also said to be keen, along with last season’s play-off finalists Reading. McCormack has been perennially linked with a [...] The post Former Leeds and Forest striker linked with moves to four Championship sides appeared first on The72.
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A host of Championship and League One clubs are thought to be tracking Rangers midfielder Josh Windass, according to Get West London. The former Accrington man has allegedly been left out of Pedro Caixinha’s plans for the Ibrox club and has been told he can leave. Queens Park Rangers are reportedly leading the race for [...] The post QPR and Hull City among clubs eyeing Rangers playmaker appeared first on The72.
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According to a Sky Sports News report, Hull City are closing in on a deal to bring Sparta Prague defender Ondrej Mazuch to the KCOM Stadium. The 28-year-old centre back started his footballing career at Brno, in his homeland of the Czech Republic, who he has represented at an international level. Following a successful youth [...] The post Hull set to sign Sparta Prague defender appeared first on The72.
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As a new Sky Bet Championship season comes around there tends to be a whole host of clubs that can realistically challenge for promotion once the campaign is underway. Sheffield Wednesday undoubtedly fall into this category. ‘The Owls’ have reached the top 6 in the past two seasons. They finished 6th in the 15/16 season, [...] The post Potential Sheffield Wednesday starting XI for the opening day appeared first on The72.
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Hull City ended their pre-season warm-weather camp in Portugal last night with a 1-0 win over Primeria Liga winners Benfica. It ends a rocky month for Hull City in which they’ve lost several key names, and had little activity in the transfer market. But with a positive result in the bag ahead of the new [...] The post Hull City 5 things learned from pre-season victory over Benfica appeared first on The72.
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Premier League side Everton are planning an offer to Hull City for Polish winger Kamil Grosicki following the Tigers’ relegation to the Sky Bet Championship, according to the Daily Mirror. Grosicki was an ever-present feature in the Tigers’ squad that got relegated last season, despite joining from French club Rennes in the January transfer window, [...] The post Everton plan swoop for relegated Hull winger appeared first on The72.
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Burton Albion are close to signing Matty Fryatt on a free transfer according to a report on Page 62 of the 22nd July print edition of the Daily Mirror. The 31-year-old striker had most recently been at Nottingham Forest, a team that he signed for back in 2014. There was a lot of high hopes [...] The post Burton Albion close to signing former Nottingham Forest striker appeared first on The72.
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