Former Aston Villa and Birmingham City boss Alex McLeish has been appointed as the next manager of Scotland as reported by Sky Sports sources. The 59-year-old Glasgow born boss has been heavily linked with the post in recent days with the Scottish Football Association (SFA) having been keen to find a replacement for former manager [...] The post Former Aston Villa and Birmingham City boss unveiled as Scotland manager appeared first on The72.
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With 2/3 of the Sky Bet Championship campaign behind them, all 24 sides are now entering the ‘business end’ of their 2017/18 campaign. It is now that fans will be casting nervous glances and worried thoughts as to where their side will finish come early May. Will it be mid-table mediocrity that beckons, or will [...] The post Super computer predicts Sky Bet Championship final standings appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 06:26 pm on The 72
Blackpool manager Gary Bowyer is on Barnsley’s shortlist for their new manager, as per a report by HITC Sport. The Tykes have been linked with the likes of Mick McCarthy, Paul Simpson, Swansea U23 coach Cameron Toshack and St. Mirren boss Jack Ross in recent days, but Gary Bowyer is the latest name to emerge. [...] The post Blackpool boss emerges on Barnsley’s managerial shortlist appeared first on The72.
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Nottingham Forest’s recent signing of free agent Greek goalkeeper Stefanos Kapino after his release by Olympiacos has been subject to scrutiny by Greek source SDNA.gr. In a report put forward by them, they say that the manner of how this move came about leads to not only raised eyebrows, but also raises “many unanswered questions.” [...] The post Nottingham Forest ‘transfer’ queried by Greek source – “many unanswered questions” appeared first on The72.
Published last Wednesday at 05:16 pm on The 72
Bolton Wanderers are interested in signing striker Victor Anichebe on a free transfer, as per a report by the Sunderland Echo. The 29 year-old is now available on a free transfer having recently left Chinese side Beijing Enterprises F.C. He scored 3 goals for Sunderland in the Premier League last season but left them in [...] The post Victor Anichebe could join Championship side on a free transfer appeared first on The72.
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Up, down, slightly up, down a bit, down a bit. These are simultaneously directions for hanging a picture straight and a summary of Leeds United’s 2017/18 campaign thus far. They started of at a gallop, unbeaten through their first raft of games and tighter at the back than a duck’s derriere in a waterfall – [...] The post Three good reasons why Leeds United will fail in a play-off chase appeared first on The72.
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League Two side Grimsby Town find themselves looking for a new manager after sacking Russell Slade. The Mariners are currently 17th in the league, here are 5 potential candidates for the job- Paul Wilkinson- The 53 year-old has been placed in temporary charge of Grimsby whilst they look for a new manager. He played for [...] The post 5 potential candidates to replace Russell Slade as manager of Grimsby Town appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 06:21 pm on The 72
Currently Leeds United’s first team squad can buy neither luck nor a win, they also can’t keep 11 mean on the pitch. But the Under 23s are different. Today, at Leeds United’s Thorp Arch training complex, the young Whites kept up their improving recent form by taking apart their Nottingham Forest counterparts – a resounding [...] The post Leeds United U23 chop down Forest and coast to easy win appeared first on The72.
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With the 2017/18 Championship season now finding itself in February as the campaign ticks towards May, which side are most reliant on the home form.
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This is certainly one statistic that supporters love to focus on in the division their respective club plays for! There are certainly plenty of well-supported clubs in the Sky Bet Championship, which a large number of those being clubs that have graced not just the top of the Premier League, but the European stage too, [...] The post The 5 highest 2017/18 Championship average away attendances so far appeared first on The72.
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|Nottingham Forest's Results|
|Feb 17||Burton Albion||0 - 0||A|
|Feb 10||Hull City||0 - 2||H|
|Feb 3||Fulham||0 - 2||A|
|Nottingham Forest's Fixtures|
|Feb 24||Queens Park Rangers||A|
|Mar 3||Birmingham City||H|