Chris O’Grady notched a hat-trick and a Sam Surridge header saw Oldham Athletic claim three points against local rivals Bury. Frankie Bunn starting eleven consisted of Iversen, Hamer, Clarke ©, Edmundson, Hunt, Lang, Maouche, Missilou, Nepomuceno, O’Grady, Surridge. Latics started strong int the derby, with a ball low into the middle from Nepomuceno deflected into the [...] The post “That’s the best 1st half I’ve seen from Latics in years and years!” – Oldham Athletic fans react to 4-2 win against Bury appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Aberdeen want to extend Derby County defender Max Lowe’s loan, according to the Press and Journal. His current loan deal is due to expire in January but Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes is keen to extend it until the end of the season. Lowe, who is 21 years-old, has impressed in the Scottish Premier League so [...] The post Aberdeen want to extend Derby County defender’s loan appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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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.
Published last Thursday at 11:06 am on The 72
New Shrewsbury Town manager Sam Ricketts believes that the club are well-equipped both on and off the pitch to progress under his leadership. The Shrews were defeated 2-1 at Burton Albion in new boss Ricketts’ first league match in charge this afternoon but deserved to come away with at least a point. Speaking to The72 [...] The post New Shrewsbury Town boss delighted with resources both on and off the pitch appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
Published last Saturday at 08:16 pm on The 72
Shrewsbury Town manager Sam Ricketts was pleased with his side’s overall performance despite losing 2-1 to Burton Albion at the Pirelli Stadium this afternoon. The Shrews goalkeeper Steve Arnold gifted the opposition a 1-0 first half lead while both sides netted in the second period as Burton Albion recorded a narrow 2-1 win. In a [...] The post ‘We did enough to win the game’ says Ricketts after first Shrewsbury Town loss appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
Published last Saturday at 07:56 pm on The 72
Burton Albion manager Nigel Clough has labelled his side’s victory over Shrewsbury Town as ‘brilliant’. The Brewers were 2-1 winners in difficult conditions at the Pirelli Stadium with a swirling wind and heavy rain testing the defences of both sides. Visiting keeper Steve Arnold gifted Liam Boyce a third-minute goal before Scott Fraser’s precise finish [...] The post Clough hails ‘brilliant three points’ collected from victory over Shrews appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
Published last Saturday at 07:21 pm on The 72
Sam Ricketts has suffered his first league defeat as manager of Shrewsbury Town after his side were beaten 2-1 by Burton Albion at the Pirelli Stadium. A howler from Shrews keeper Steve Arnold gifted Liam Boyce the opening goal after just three minutes before Scott Fraser sealed the win late on with a neat effort [...] The post Maiden defeat for Ricketts as Shrewsbury Town are defeated by Burton Albion appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
Published last Saturday at 05:01 pm on The 72
Burton Albion will be looking to return to winning ways in Sky Bet League One when Shrewsbury Town are the visitors to the Pirelli Stadium this afternoon. The Brewers have lost their last two league matches against Charlton Athletic and Blackpool and Nigel Clough’s side will be keen to rediscover the winning habit to keep [...] The post PREVIEW: Burton Albion v Shrewsbury Town appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
Published last Saturday at 11:11 am on The 72
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.
Published Friday at 06:46 pm on The 72
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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|Dec 15||Oldham Athletic||-1 - -1||A|
|Dec 8||Exeter City||2 - 0||H|
|Dec 4||Mansfield Town||1 - 0||A|
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