Cardiff City and Aston Villa are both interested in signing Manchester United goalkeeper Sam Johnstone, according to The Sun. The 25-year-old has spent this season on loan at Aston Villa in the Championship and Steve Bruce is keen to sign him on a permanent basis. However, their chances of signing him look likely to depend [...] The post Cardiff City and Aston Villa battling it out for Premier League goalkeeper appeared first on The72.
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Sky Sports understands that Dean Smith and Lee Johnson are among those West Bromwich Albion wish to speak to regarding their vacant managerial positions. Smith, who manages Brentford, and Johnson, of Bristol City, along with Leicester City assistant Michael Appleton, are believed to be on the shortlist. Darren Moore has been in caretaker charge of [...] The post Championship duo on the West Brom manager wanted list appeared first on The72.
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Five League One clubs are keen on signing Preston North End striker Eoin Doyle, according to the Lancashire Post. Preston are looking to sell the 30-year-old striker as he is not part of Alex Neil’s plans. However, he will be a man in demand over the summer after scoring 16 goals in all competitions on [...] The post Five League One clubs want to sign Preston North End forward appeared first on The72.
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Bristol City manager Lee Johnson has been touted as a potential candidate to replace Carlos Carvalhal as Swansea manager. The Swans revealed that the former Sheffield Wednesday boss will leave the club at the end of the season, after defeat at Southampton all but sealed their fate. Although the Swans are not mathematically down, it [...] The post Championship manager in the running for Swansea job appeared first on The72.
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Former Fleetwood Town manager John Sheridan could be set to return to management with Salford City. The National League North side are on the lookout for a new manager and Sheridan is reportedly high up on a list of potential managerial targets for the club. Fleetwood have replaced Sheridan with Joey Barton, who makes his [...] The post Salford considering move for former Fleetwood manager appeared first on The72.
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With relegation to League Two confirmed, Oldham Athletic’s new owner Abdallah Lemsagam has released a statement to apology to the supporters but states his desire to be promoted back to League One as soon as possible. Abdallah Lemsagam told Oldham’s club website: “Let me start by expressing my deep sadness to all of our fans [...] The post Oldham fans react to Abdallah Lemsagam’s statement appeared first on The72.
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In news coming through earlier today on the club’s website, Simon Grayson decided not to extend his time at Bradford City with the Bantams failing to reach the League One Play-Offs. Grayson had been in the Valley Parade hotseat after the Bantams decided to dispense with the services of club legend Stuart McCall for the [...] The post Top 5 names linked with vacant Bradford City job – latest odds appeared first on The72.
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Bristol City owner Stephen Lansdown has ruled out any speculation linking his manager Lee Johnson with a move to West Bromwich Albion. Johnson has been heavily linked with the West Brom job after Alan Pardew left the club. Darren Moore is currently in temporary charge of the club as they try and survive relegation from [...] The post Bristol City chief rules out managerial departure appeared first on The72.
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Oldham Athletic have been relegated to Sky Bet League Two following a 2-2 draw at Sixfields which sees Northampton also relegated. Richie Wellens opted to make one change from his starting eleven with Wilfried Moimbe replacing midfielder Kundai Benyu. As for Northampton, Sam Foley and Brendan Moloney came into the side as the curtain came [...] The post Match Report: Northampton Town vs Oldham Athletic appeared first on The72.
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Rochdale have managed to defy the odds and stay up in League One on a manic final day. The North-West side beat Charlton Athletic today 1-0 courtesy of a goal from Joe Thompson. Plymouth Argyle’s defeat to Gillingham meant the Addicks still got into the Play-Offs. Rochdale were fighting with Oldham Athletic for survival today. [...] The post Rochdale fans react to staying up in League One appeared first on The72.
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