Ever wondered which local derby in the United Kingdom is the most closely contested?
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On Tuesday promotion hopefuls Wigan host 17th placed Northampton Town at The DW Stadium as the home side look to carry on their good start to the season. Wigan finished 23rd in the Championship last season and were relegated back to League One. However, since relegation, the Latics have brought in former Portsmouth boss Paul [...] The post MATCH PREVIEW: Northampton Town vs Wigan Athletic appeared first on The72.
Published last Monday at 03:51 pm on The 72
With the departure of Harry Redknapp from Birmingham City after Saturday’s defeat to Preston, the Blues find themselves looking for another manager after 1 win in 8 games. Here are 5 contenders for the hot seat- 1. Lee Carsley- The 43 year-old has been placed in temporary charge at St. Andrews. He used to play [...] The post 5 potential replacements for Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City appeared first on The72.
Published last Saturday at 08:36 pm on The 72
Birmingham City manager Harry Redknapp has declared himself happy with the players available at his disposal despite the club’s stuttering start to the season according to the Birmingham Mail. The Blues are hovering dangerously above the relegation zone in the Sky Bet Championship once again following a poor run of results. Birmingham City have lost [...] The post Blues boss Redknapp wants quiet January at St Andrews appeared first on The72.
Published Monday at 08:46 pm on The 72
Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett has stated that his squad are capable of becoming a ‘winning force’ in League One, despite their less-than-impressive start to the season, in an interview with BBC Radio Solent. Pompey have had an underwhelming start to their League One campaign, winning just one of their opening five league games following their [...] The post Portsmouth can be a ‘winning force’ in League One – Pompey boss appeared first on The72.
Published Monday at 03:11 pm on The 72
Rotherham United finally ended their disastrous away record during their trip to Fratton Park, where they faced Portsmouth. Rotherham United had gone 29 competitive away games without a win, and only registered two points away from home last campaign. These two points were earned against Ipswich Town and Preston North End. Millers fans have travelled [...] The post Rotherham United record first away win in 17 months appeared first on The72.
Published Sunday at 08:56 pm on The 72
Oxford United currently sit in a comfortable 9th place in the Sky Bet League One table on eight points after five games. After two wins to open the season (2-0 over Oldham and 3-0 over Portsmouth), a subsequent loss (1-0 to Scunthorpe) has then turned into two successive 1-1 drawn games against first Shrewsbury and [...] The post Oxford United – Leeds United ‘favours’ should be sounded out appeared first on The72.
Published Saturday at 08:21 pm on The 72
Former Coventry City fans’ favourite Carl Baker is unlikely to rejoin the club despite being released by Sky Bet League One club Portsmouth according to The Portsmouth News. The 34-year-old Prescott born midfielder spent over four years with The Sky Blues between 2010 and 2014 with the player going on to make 182 appearances for [...] The post Former favourite unlikely to rejoin Coventry City as a free agent appeared first on The72.
Published Saturday at 09:56 am on The 72
End of deadline day and all the deals (and any that followed late) have been announced, so how did sides shape up against their Championship opponents over the summer.
Published Saturday at 09:06 am on VitalFootball - Ipswich Town
Portsmouth have signed Cardiff City winger Matty Kennedy on a season-long loan subject to international clearance, the club have announced on their website. The 22-year-old has made 18 appearances for the Bluebirds with half of those appearances coming from the bench. The Scotsman impressed last season on loan at Plymouth Argyle, going on to score [...] The post Portsmouth sign Cardiff winger Kennedy appeared first on The72.
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|Sep 23||Scunthorpe United||0 - 2||A|
|Sep 16||Fleetwood Town||4 - 1||H|
|Sep 12||Northampton Town||1 - 3||A|
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