Aside from a hastily arranged ‘practice game’ with Turkish opponents Bursaspor, where they were soundly beaten 3-0, Leeds United have had an unbeaten pre-season. After beating non-league opponents Harrogate Town, Guiseley and North Ferriby at home, Leeds United are now in Austria and over the hump of a three-game mini-tour. After the loss to late replacements Bursaspor, Leeds [...] The post Leeds United 5 things to expect in Sunday’s SD Eibar friendly appeared first on The72.
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Leeds United attacking midfielder Kemar Roofe is being backed to net double figures for The Whites this season according to the latest odds offered by English Football League sponsors Sky Bet. The 24-year-old Walsall born attacking ace joined Leeds United from Sky Bet League One outfit Oxford United on a four-year deal last summer and [...] The post Leeds United attacking midfielder backed to hit the goal trail appeared first on The72.
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Oldham Athletic manager John Sheridan is believed to be hoping to re-sign young Middlesbrough goalkeeper Connor Ripley on loan according to the Gazette Live. The 24-year-old Middlesbrough born stopper spent the whole of last season on loan at Boundary Park and the player made 54 appearances in all competitions for The Latics. Ripley is thought [...] The post Latics boss hopes for Boro keeper return appeared first on The72.
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Sheffield United are set to compete the signing of Oxford United’s John Lundstram, according to Sky Sports News HQ. The 23-year-old moved to the U’s back in the summer of 2015 and quickly asserted himself as a key player at the Kassam Stadium. Lundstram accumulated 47 appearances in his debut season at Oxford as the [...] The post Sheffield United set to complete £500k Oxford midfielder deal appeared first on The72.
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Liverpool have begun talks with Hull City over the transfer of Andy Robertson, according to Sky Sports News HQ sources. The 23-year-old moved to the KCOM Stadium in 2014 for a fee believed to be just under £3 million and made an impressive 24 appearances in his debut Premier League season. Robertson quickly asserted himself [...] The post Liverpool enter negotiations for Hull City defender appeared first on The72.
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Sky Bet Championship new boys Sheffield United have tabled an offer for Oxford United midfielder John Lundstram, according to the Mirror. The U’s skipper has impressed since completing a permanent switch to the Kassam Stadium in 2015 on a free transfer. Lundstram, who represented England from Under-17 through to Under-20, is rated at £500,000 by [...] The post Sheffield United place bid for League One captain appeared first on The72.
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With the 2017/18 Football League Season kicking off in just under a month, we will be looking at the upcoming year ahead and what it has in store for each and every one of all 72 Football League clubs. Jake Verity starts by looking at what this season holds in store for Bradford City. This [...] The post Bradford City: A Season Preview appeared first on The72.
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Oxford United have signed James Henry on a free transfer following his release from Wolves as confirmed by the club website. The 28-year-old winger initially signed for Wolves on loan from Millwall but his form was so good it was made permanent just a few months later. He would help the Black Country club promoted [...] The post Oxford United complete signing of Wolves winger appeared first on The72.
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Speaking to the Lincolnshire Echo, Lincoln City manager Danny Cowley has stated how key their warm weather training camp in Portugal will be. He is adamant that is will be a ‘valuable’ experience for a number of reasons. The Vanarama National League champions shall face two opponents during their time overseas, one of which is [...] The post Cowley explains importance of Lincoln’s ‘valuable’ training camp appeared first on The72.
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Shrewsbury Town have signed Carlton Morris from Norwich City on loan for the season as confirmed by the club website. The 21-year-old striker came through the Norwich academy and has been able to win several honours while playing for their youth team, causing several people to tip Morris for future greatness. However his last loan [...] The post Shrewsbury Town sign potential Norwich City star appeared first on The72.
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