Leeds United are involved in a three-way tie at the top of Preofessional Development League 2, and have named a powerful side to face one of the other tied-top sides in Burnley. Carlos Corberan’s Under-23 charges are following the BielsaBall philosophy, one that has seen a number of them make a seamless step up to [...] The post Leeds United name powerful Under-23 side vs Burnley – one big surprise appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Last season, based on the level of their performances, Leeds United had about as much chance of getting promoted as I had of getting close to Rihanna without receiving a restraining order. This season is different. I’m still not likely to get near Rihanna without the force of law coming down hard on me, but [...] The post Leeds United – “bad for English football” – fans react to commentator appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Peterborough United manager Steve Evans has said that he will be changing things up for his side’s FA Cup replay against Bradford City on Tuesday night. Peterborough United boss Steve Evans will freshen up his Posh side for tomorrow’s game against Bradford City. The two face off for a replay at Valley Parade after they [...] The post “I will probably freshen things up” – Steve Evans will make changes for Posh’s FA Cup replay vs Bradford City appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Championship promotion contenders Middlesbrough and West Brom are both interested in PAOK’s striker Aleksandar Prijovic, according to Teamtalk. West Brom and MIddlesbrough are considering moves for Serbian striker Aleksandar Prijovic, currently playing for Greek side PAOK. It is believed that the prolific striker has a release clause in his contract at the Greek club, and [...] The post Middlesbrough and West Brom keen on prolific Europa League striker appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Middlesbrough have named their price for striker Martin Braithwaite, who looks surplus to requirements at the club. According to The Northern Echo, Middlesbrough manager Tony Pulis is looking for £9 million for the sale of Martin Braithwaite, who wasn’t even involved in the matchday squad for the game against Blackburn Rovers on Saturday. Being surplus [...] The post Middlesbrough set ambitious price for want-away striker appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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According to TEAMtalk, Middlesbrough are interested in bringing former-winger Adama Traore back to the Riverside on loan in January. Middlesbrough sold Traore for £20 million to Wolves in the summer transfer window, but he hasn’t settled at Molineux quite yet, scoring just one goal and registering one assist so far this season. Boro boss Tony [...] The post Middlesbrough keen to bring back Adama Traore on loan in January appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Blackburn Rovers manager Tony Mowbray was left frustrated that his side could not get the better of Championship promotion hopefuls Middlesbrough, who went down 10-men early on. Middlesbrough midfielder Mo Besic was sent on for hauling down Bradley Dack with just 20 minutes gone. From the resulting free-kick, skipper Charlie Mulgrew put Blackburn Rovers ahead [...] The post “Definitely two points dropped” – Tony Mowbray reflects on frustrating draw against 10-man Middlesbrough 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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Middlesbrough manager Tony Pulis has spoken out about striker Ashley Fletcher, and has given the 23-year old some advice on how he can break into the current Boro side. Middlesbrough signed Fletcher from West Ham United in 2017 for a fee of £6.5 million, but has only managed one Championship goal in almost two years [...] The post Middlesbrough manager offers advice to out of favour striker – January move on the cards? 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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|Dec 8||Blackburn Rovers||1 - 1||H|
|Dec 1||Aston Villa||0 - 3||H|
|Nov 27||Preston North End||1 - 1||A|
|Dec 15||Queens Park Rangers||A|
|Dec 18||Burton Albion||H|