BLAMING David Wagner for Blackburn’s potential relegation today is like saying Gavrilo Princip started a war. Simple, but wrong.
(Photo: Action Images) The fate of the Checkatrade Trophy will be declared on Friday when the EFL will announce the outcome of the vote by clubs on whether to continue the ‘pilot’ format which drew controversy this season. League One and League Two clubs have been surveying supporter opinion in recent weeks and have notified […]
By Neil Fissler JACK WALKER had £360 million burning a hole in his back pocket after selling his steel holding company to British Steel, so took control of his home- town club. His first master stroke was persuading Kenny Dalglish to come out of retirement following a disastrous start to the season. Don Mackay had […]
(Photo: Action Images) By Adam Ellis Last weekend’s hat-trick hero John Marquis has become the subject of interest from five Championship clubs after a goal-laden season at runaway League Two leaders Doncaster Rovers. Bristol City have joined the mix of Norwich City, Barnsley, Ipswich, Blackburn and League One side Sheffield United in the hunt for the […]
Oxford United manager Michael Appleton has challenged his team to launch a late assault on the play-offs to avenge a second EFL Trophy defeat in two years.
By Ben Baker BACK in January, Sheffield Wednesday signed a striker that only Sergio Aguero and Ross McCormack had outscored since August 2013. No, not Jordan Rhodes, but Sam Winnall – and the former Barnsley man is confident he is working hard to get back among the goals as the Owls push for promotion to […]
(Photo: Daniel Young / ProSports) By Chris Dunlavy ON a wall at Spotland, the crumbling yet characterful home of Rochdale, a photograph shows a row of shirts, all bearing the names of illustrious alumni. Rickie Lambert. Glenn Murray. Grant Holt. Adam Le Fondre. This old place has long been a fertile orchard for the English […]
The Championship Team of the Season caused quite a bit of debate when it was released on Monday, so we’ve made an alternative one…
(Photo: Action Images) Best mate at the club? That would be Stephen Dawson. We have played together for about five years, at Scunthorpe now and Barnsley before that. I speak to him about four times a day after football. He never stops ringing my phone! I am like his dad – I have to look […]