Bristol Rovers have sacked Darrell Clarke with the club currently in the relegation zone in League One. Here are five potential candidates to replace him- Ian Holloway- He is an early candidate for the job. Holloway had three spells as a player at Bristol Rovers and went onto manage them from 1996 to 2001. Could [...] The post Five potential candidates to replace Darrell Clarke at Bristol Rovers appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Championship duo Sheffield United and Wigan Athletic are looking to add some firepower to their sides for the second half of the season. The two sides have been linked with a loan move for Bournemouth’s out of favour striker Jermain Defoe ahead of the January transfer window. Sheffield United and Wigan Athletic are both keen [...] The post Sheffield United and Wigan Athletic handed boost in chase of former England international striker appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Wigan Athletic are being linked with a surprise loan move for AFC Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe, as reported by The72 earlier today. The Latics are looking to bolster their attacking options in the January transfer window and are targeting the 36-year-old. Defoe has played just twice in the league for AFC Bournemouth this season and [...] The post “Surely not”- Wigan Athletic fans react to Jermain Defoe links 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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Ever since Leeds United were promoted back to the second tier in 2010, there has been an air of expectation, even inevitability for them to make to back to the top flight. Marcelo Bielsa’s side sit in the automatic promotion spots, with 20 games gone. Leeds’ last promotion came courtesy of a 2-1 win over [...] The post Leeds United last promoted side: Where are they now? 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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According to The Irish Sun, former Cork City midfielder Kieran Sadlier is closing in on a move to League One side Doncaster Rovers, who look set to beat League leaders Portsmouth to the Irishman’s signature. Irish midfielder Kieran Sadlier looks set to join League One side Doncaster Rovers, despite interest from League leaders Portsmouth. The [...] The post Transfer blow for Portsmouth with transfer target set to join Doncaster Rovers appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Wycombe Wanderers have signed Stephen Henderson on an emergency loan from Nottingham Forest, as confirmed by their official club website today. The League One side are in the midst of a goalkeeping injury crisis with Ryan Allsop and Yves Ma-Kalambay still side-lined. Henderson, who is 30 years-old, has joined the Chairboys on a seven-day loan after [...] The post Wycombe Wanderers snap up ex-West Ham, Portsmouth and Charlton Athletic goalkeeper appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Portsmouth loanee Ben Thompson could be set for an early return to parent club Millwall with The Lions currently without a number of key players through injury according to The Portsmouth News. The 23-year-old Sidcup-born midfielder joined Pompey in August on a season-long loan deal and the player has starred for the club as they [...] The post Pompey fans’ favourite could be recalled by parent club Millwall appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Sheffield United will be in the hunt for a striker in January to help boost their promotion push. Here are five they should go for- Jermain Defoe, AFC Bournemouth- The 36-year-old has been linked with the Blades over recent weeks and would be ideal. The former West Ham, Tottenham Hotspur, Portsmouth, Toronto and Sunderland striker [...] The post Defoe and Hogan? Five strikers Sheffield United should sign in January appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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