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Leeds United have been rewarded with an away tie against Leicester City following their victory at Turf Moor against Premier League Burnley on penalties. This is the sixth time in the competitions history that these two have been drawn against each other. The last time was back in August 2010 as Leicester City won 2-1 [...] The post Leeds United draw Leicester City in the Carabao Cup – Twitter Reacts appeared first on The72.
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Burnley and Leeds United have never been the fondest of each other but ever since Burnley took two of the Yorkshire clubs’ stars off them they’ve hated each other even more. Tomorrow they face each other at Turf Moor in the Carabao Cup. Last Time Out (Burnley) Last time out Burnley shared the spoils with [...] The post MATCH PREVIEW – Burnley vs Leeds United 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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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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Although the transfer window is now shut, clubs in the Football League can still sign free agents. Here are 10 players who are currently don’t have clubs and would be good signings for any Championship clubs- 1. Joe Ledley- The Wales international was released by Crystal Palace at the end of last season and has [...] The post 10 free agents Championship clubs should sign appeared first on The72.
Published last Friday at 01:56 pm on The 72
The man who innovated baseball with the Moneyball concept Billy Beane is part of a Chinese consortium set to take over Barnsley for £20m according to a report from The Times. For months, a consortium led by Chinese billionaire Chien Lee and American businessman Paul Conway have been in discussions with current Barnsley owner Patrick Cryne [...] The post Moneyball genius part of consortium set to takeover Barnsley appeared first on The72.
Published last Friday at 12:56 pm on The 72
Sky Bet Championship side Wolverhampton Wanderers have undoubtedly been one of the best teams this season within the second tier of the English game. The Midlands club have three wins, one draw, and one loss out of their opening five Sky Bet Championship fixtures, and are sitting pretty in fourth. Wolves were one of the most [...] The post Potential Wolves XI for Saturdays clash with Millwall appeared first on The72.
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Leeds United’s resurgence of late is in no small part down to Victor Orta – who arguably is one of the clubs signings of the summer given his impact on the clubs transfer policies. Andrea Radrizzani managed to bring the Director of Football to Elland Road after his exit from Middlesbrough and Orta has been [...] The post Leeds United: The Barcelona and Real Madrid connection appeared first on The72.
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According to FourFourTwo in research done by YouthHawk.co.uk, Reading and Fulham have the highest amount of players from a Football League club who played as part of England’s youth set-up. Reading had two players called up for England’s U17 squad and six players called up for England’s U16 team whilst Fulham had a more diverse [...] The post Reading, Fulham and Nottingham Forest lead the way for England’s youth appeared first on The72.
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|Sep 19||Leicester City||0 - 2||A|
|Sep 16||Burnley||1 - 1||H|
|Sep 9||Manchester City||0 - 5||A|
|Sep 23||Leicester City||A|
|Oct 1||Newcastle United||A|
|Oct 14||Manchester United||H|
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