Rotherham United take on Sheffield Wednesday today in a South Yorkshire derby. The Owls make the short trip to Rotherham looking to get all three points having drawn their previous two games 0-0 under Steve Bruce. Paul Warne’s Millers are hoping to build on their 2-2 draw against Hull City at the KCOM Stadium on [...] The post Rotherham United and Sheffield Wednesday fans comment ahead of South Yorkshire derby appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Reading boosted their Championship survival hopes with a 2-1 win over Blackburn Rovers last night at the Madejski Stadium. The Royals have climbed out of the relegation zone after their huge three points. The hosts made a slow start to the game against Tony Mowbray’s side but took the lead just before half-time through midfielder [...] The post Reading manager Jose Gomes praises Nelson Oliveira after massive win appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Sheffield Wednesday’s loaned in defender Michael Hector has admitted he is unsure of what his long-term future holds, with his loan spell at Hillsborough coming to an end at the end of the season. Defender Michael Hector has told the Sheffield Star that he “can’t say much” about his long-term future, with his loan spell [...] The post Sheffield Wednesday loan star uncertain over long-term future appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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According to The Sun (February 11th, page 63), Brighton and Hove Albion’s offer for Bolton Wanderers prodigy Luca Connell was £300,000. It was posted on Twitter yesterday by reliable journalist Alan Nixon (see below) that Bolton Wanderers had received an offer from Brighton and Hove Albion for starlet Luca Connell. Now, on Monday it was revealed that the [...] The post Fee revealed as Brighton lodge offer for Bolton Wanderers youngster appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Vito Mannone has joined Minnesota United on a 12-month loan deal. The 30-year-old shot stopper will spend the upcoming Major League Soccer season with the Loons on loan from Championship side Reading, as confirmed by their official club website. Mannone was told he could find a new club after falling out-of-favour under Reading boss Jose [...] The post Former Hull City and Sunderland goalkeeper completes Major League Soccer switch appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Former Birmingham City and QPR midfielder Jordon Mutch has joined South Korean side Gyeongnam FC. The 27-year-old has linked up with the K-League side, as confirmed by their official club website today. Mutch was released by Premier League side Crystal Palace last month and has found a new home. He spent last season on loan [...] The post Former Birmingham City and QPR midfielder makes move to South Korea appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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According to the Daily Mail, Championship promotion chasers Sheffield United are keeping an eye on Rotherham United midfielder Will Vaulks. Rotherham United midfielder Will Vaulks has been impressive for Paul Warne throughout this Championship season, and his performances have been catching the eyes of potential suitors. Fellow Championship side Sheffield United are believed to be [...] The post Sheffield United keeping tabs on Rotherham United midfielder appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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According to reliable journalist Alan Nixon, Premier League outfit Brighton and Hove Albion have lodged an offer for Bolton Wanderers starlet Luca Connell. Young Luca Connell has impressed during his breakthrough campaign with Bolton Wanderers, catching the eye of Premier League sides in recent weeks. Now, Brighton and Hove Albion have reportedly made an offer [...] The post Premier League club make move for Bolton Wanderers prodigy appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Steve Bruce was left to rue his side’s missed chances against lowly Reading at Hillsborough yesterday. Sheffield Wednesday were held to a 0-0 draw by Jose Gomes’ side relegation threatened side. Bruce, who took charge at Hillsborough for the first time yesterday, was unable to make it back-to-back wins for himself. Here is what the [...] The post “Not everything will click overnight”- Steve Bruce on Sheffield Wednesday’s draw against Reading appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Former Blackburn Rovers boss Steve Kean has returned to football as the director of recruitment at Greek side OFI Crete. The 51-year-old has joined the side who are currently 13th in the Greek Superleague, as per a report by The Mirror. Kean made his name during a spell at Blackburn from December 2010 to September [...] The post Former Blackburn Rovers boss makes return to football in Greece appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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|Feb 16||Sheffield United||0 - 4||A|
|Feb 13||Blackburn Rovers||2 - 1||H|
|Feb 9||Sheffield Wednesday||0 - 0||A|