Championship side Derby County are keeping tabs on Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos, as per a report by the Derby Telegraph. The 21 year-old has been in prolific form for SPL side Rangers since joining in the summer, netting 6 goals in 6 games. It is believed that some scouts from Championship sides were watching him [...] The post Derby County “watching” prolific Rangers striker appeared first on The72.
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There is still an opportunity for sides in the Football League to sign players on a free transfer. Here are 10 players who currently don’t have a club and would be good signings for any League One club 1. Jay Spearing- He helped Bolton get promoted to the Championship from League One last season but [...] The post 10 free agents League One clubs should sign appeared first on The72.
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With the departure of Harry Redknapp from Birmingham City after Saturday’s defeat to Preston, the Blues find themselves looking for another manager after 1 win in 8 games. Here are 5 contenders for the hot seat- 1. Lee Carsley- The 43 year-old has been placed in temporary charge at St. Andrews. He used to play [...] The post 5 potential replacements for Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City appeared first on The72.
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Derby County have bought in players this summer in an attempt to drag themselves away from the Championship and point themselves towards the Premier League. Players who have graced the Premier League such as Curtis Davies (£570,000) and Tom Huddlestone (£2.2 million) have been brought in from Hull City, joining right-back Andre Wisdom (£2.3 million) from Liverpool [...] The post Derby County fans react and comment on Bristol battering – from brilliant to dog s**t appeared first on The72.
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My family was poor, pretty much beyond poor really…we were effectively p*** poor. All I remember from the 70s and 80s of my childhood were power blackouts and cheap toys. Toys such as the wind-up Evel Kneivel bike, but that was more 70s really – probably a hand-me-down toy to me from a neighbour. There [...] The post Leeds United: from rubber octupii to Victor Orta’s transfer policy appeared first on The72.
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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.
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Aston Villa head coach Steve Bruce has told BBC Sport that they wouldn’t get any better if he was sacked following fans calling for him to be sacked. This is Aston Villa’s second season on the Sky Bet Championship and after a very disappointing campaign last time out, many hoped that with Bruce in charge [...] The post Steve Bruce says no one better than him for Aston Villa job appeared first on The72.
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Derby County’s Curtis Davies has told the Derby Telegraph that he is looking to get a good night’s rest in a hotel after he became a father again. Shortly after Davies scored his first goal for Derby, notably against his former team Hull City, he became a father again after his wife gave birth to [...] The post Curtis Davies reflects on getting enough rest to play football after becoming father again appeared first on The72.
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With just 7 games gone so far in the Championship, it is already shaping out to be another fascinating season. Leeds United top the tree, whilst surprise packages like Cardiff City and Sheffield United lie just beneath. There have been a lot of players who have surprised many with their performances so far, we take a look [...] The post Players who have surprised everyone in the Championship so far appeared first on The72.
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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.
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