Akinfenwa mobbed as first Championship goal keeps Wycombe’s survival hopes alive

Adebayo Akinfenwa was mobbed by his teammates as his injury-time winner kept Wycombe’s slim Championship survival hopes alive on Wednesday night. The 38-year-old striker found the back of the net for the first time in 14 months when he slotted a 93rd-minute penalty past Bristol City goalkeeper Daniel Bentley to seal a 2-1 victory for […]

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Norwich promoted to the Premier League with five matches to spare

Norwich have been promoted to the Premier League for the 2021/22 campaign with five games to spare. The Canaries are eight-points clear at the top of the Championship and automatic promotion was confirmed when Swansea and Brentford drew on Saturday, ensuring Norwich which will finish second at worst. Getty Norwich have blown away the competition […]

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Darren Moore suffering from pneumonia following COVID-19 diagnosis

Darren Moore will take an extended leave of absence from his post as Sheffield Wednesday manager after developing blood clots on his lungs following his contraction of COVID-19. Moore was struck down with the lethal virus before the international break and missed three games as he served the isolation period. Getty Darren Moore is currently […]

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Bowyer insists he was loyal to Charlton and didn’t want to ‘outstay’ welcome

Lee Bowyer insists he was NOT disloyal to Charlton by leaving them for Birmingham. The 44-year-old resigned from his manager’s role at Charlton after almost three years in charge to take over at Birmingham earlier this week. Getty Bowyer suffered high and low moments, including a promotion and relegation, during his time in charge of […]

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Rooney ‘doesn’t know’ about future and reveals ultimatum he gave Derby players

Wayne Rooney was a no-nonsense footballer and that’s exactly how he started his managerial career. The Manchester United and England legend was appointed permanent Rams boss in January after an impressive run of results as caretaker boss. Getty Images – Getty Rooney has stated his intentions clearly from the outset And in an exclusive interview […]

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Liverpool starlet continues brilliant form on loan with beauty for Blackburn

Harvey Elliott continued his glittering form on loan with Blackburn with a superb goal but Rovers were unable to stage a comeback as they lost 3-2 to Watford at Ewood Park. The Hornets maintained their promotion charge as they made it four Championship wins in a row. Rex Features Elliott has been brilliant for Blackburn […]

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Bournemouth join Brentford in scrapping taking a knee – skipper explains reasons

Bournemouth have joined fellow Championship rivals Brentford in deciding to no longer take the knee before matches. The pre-match gesture in support of the Black Lives Matter movement has been a constant part of football since games resumed in June after the first coronavirus lockdown. Getty Images – Getty Bournemouth’s squad will no longer take […]

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Vieira or Henry would be ‘so lucky’ to manage Bournemouth, says Jordan

Simon Jordan believes Patrick Vieira or Thierry Henry would be ‘so lucky’ to manage Bournemouth. The two Arsenal legends, who won two Premier League titles together in north London, have both been interviewed for the Cherries vacancy as the Championship side look to find a permanent replacement for Jason Tindall. Getty Images – Getty Vieira […]

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Derby debutant Duncan left Liverpool under cloud after agent’s scathing statement

“There has (have) been a lot of things said the last few weeks regard Bobby Duncan’s future at Liverpool. “Today is the final straw of the behaviour and dealing of Liverpool sporting director Michael Edwards. “A few months ago before the end of last season, Bobby had meetings with the club’s hierarchy including Academy director Alex […]

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Sheffield Wednesday owner admits hiring Pulis a ‘mistake’ after 45 days in charge

Sheffield Wednesday owner Dejphon Chansiri has admitted it was a ‘mistake’ hiring Tony Pulis in an explosive press conference addressing his sacking of the Owls boss. Pulis was axed as Owls boss just 45 days after replacing Garry Monk winning just one of his ten games in charge. Getty Images – Getty Tony Pulis replaced […]

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