Newcastle United goalkeeper Karl Darlow has fallen down the pecking order at St James’ Park since the arrival of the in-form Martin Dubravka, and Championship duo Leeds United and Aston Villa are ready to make an offer for the ‘keeper in January. Leeds United and Aston Villa will battle it out to try and secure [...] The post Leeds United and Aston Villa to go head to head for Newcastle United’s out of favour shot stopper appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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West Brom are not ruling out the potential of signing Greg Halford on a short-term deal to provide cover to their squad, Express & Star. He played for the Baggies’ Under-23’s against Reading on Saturday. Halford, who is 34 years-old, is versatile and can slot in anywhere which would make him a useful acquisition for Darren Moore’s [...] The post West Brom weighing up move for ex-Sheffield United, Portsmouth and Cardiff City man appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Norwich City maintained their advantage at the top of the Sky Bet Championship table with a last-gasp 3-2 victory over struggling Bolton Wanderers. Leeds United kept the pressure on the Canaries with a 2-1 victory at Elland Road over Queens Park Rangers and are now five points clear of third place. Derby County have risen [...] The post Excellent El-Ghazi – The72 Championship Team of the Week #21 appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Peterborough United manager Steve Evans is determined to kick start the club’s hectic Christmas period with a win over bogey side Oxford United on Saturday afternoon. Since their promotion to League One in 2016, Oxford United have beaten Peterborough United on all four occasions. That is a record Posh manager Steve Evans will be hoping [...] The post “We are determined to say near the automatic promotion places” – Steve Evans confident as Posh head into hectic Christmas period appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Portsmouth are eyeing a £500,000 move for Nottingham Forest midfielder Ryan Yates, as per a report by Nottingham Live. The 21-year-old has fallen down the pecking order at Forest under Aitor Karanka and could be set to leave them in the January transfer window. Championship duo Hull City and Rotherham United were both keen on [...] The post Portsmouth eyeing £500,000 move for Nottingham Forest midfielder appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Leeds United’s Sky Bet Championship clash with Queens Park Rangers at Elland Road could be heading for a home sell-out according to The Whites’ official club sources. The West Yorkshire outfit are currently sitting in second place in the league table, just one point behind leaders Norwich City. Mid-table QPR are the visitors to Elland [...] The post High-flying Leeds United closing in on sell-out for QPR clash appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Sky Bet Championship club Nottingham Forest are likely to opt against recalling centre-back Joe Worrall from his loan spell at Glasgow giants Rangers according to reports from Nottinghamshire Live. The 21-year-old Hucknall-born defender joined The Gers on a season-long loan deal in August and the player has impressed during his time at Ibrox. Parent club [...] The post Forest defender unlikely to be recalled from Rangers loan despite injury crisis appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Reading have sacked Paul Clement after a poor start to the season. Here are five potential candidates to replace him- Graeme Murty- He has emerged as an early candidate for the vacant position. The 44 year-old played just under 350 games for Reading as a player. He has managed Rangers’ first-team since retiring and is currently working [...] The post Five potential candidates to replace Paul Clement at Reading appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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There is ongoing uncertainty over the ownership of Hull City. The current owners, the Allams, have said they are hoping to sell the club by Christmas and end their nightmare tenure. However, it has gone quiet on the takeover front over recent weeks which has brought doubt into fans’ minds over whether a deal will [...] The post Three players Hull City could sign in January regardless of ownership uncertainty appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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QPR are close to securing a deal to extend Angel Rangel’s contract, according to West London Sport. The 36-year-old signed a short-term deal with the Hoops in August and that contract is due to expire in January. Rangel has impressed for Steve McClaren’s side since his move and has played 14 games in all competitions, [...] The post QPR close to striking deal for Spanish defender appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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|Nottingham Forest's Results|
|Dec 8||Preston North End||0 - 1||H|
|Dec 1||Ipswich Town||2 - 0||H|
|Nov 28||Aston Villa||5 - 5||A|
|Nottingham Forest's Fixtures|
|Dec 17||Derby County||A|
|Dec 22||Queens Park Rangers||H|
|Dec 26||Norwich City||A|