By Neil Fissler MALCOLM MACDONALD was still very much a Football League rookie when he made the switch to Luton Town in July 1969. Super Mac had started his career as a full-back before being switched to centre-forward and would become one of the most prolific goalscorers of the 1970s. He arrived at Luton after […]
By John Lyons THERE´S often a team that comes with a late run to make the play-offs – and Fulham could be the ones to do just that in the Championship. The top six – Newcastle, Brighton, Huddersfield, Leeds, Reading and Sheffield Wednesday – have been sitting pretty in recent weeks, but the seventh-placed Whites […]
Reading manager Jaap Stam has said he is only worried about the form of his own team as the race for a spot in the Championship play-off places hots up.
Blackburn Rovers have parted company with manager Owen Coyle after just two wins in their last 10 games.
AFTER all the transfer window hype and hoo-ha, it’s all over. Here, our expert Chris Dunlavy picks his top ten January signings. Could they make the difference? Stefan Payne – Barnsley > Shrewsbury (Loan) Who? It’s a legitimate question. Since joining the Tykes from Non-League Dover in May, Payne hasn’t started a single game. Initially […]
(Photo: Action Images) By Adam Clarke HOWARD WILKINSON this year celebrates the 25th anniversary of Leeds winning the old First Division title. Now, he hopes current Elland Road boss Garry Monk can make the milestone extra special by guiding the club to promotion to the Premier League in May. Wilkinson stunned football when his Leeds […]
After joining the Tykes from Plymouth in 2014, the 25-year-old went on to make 112 appearances in the centre of midfield for the Oakwell club, scoring an impressive 29 goals.
The Sports Analytic Machine (SAM) designed by Ian McHale, a professor at the University of Salford, has made predictions for all of the remaining matches in the Championship this season. This has enabled the professor to draw up an estimate of what the final table will look like – and it isn’t good news for Aston Villa […]