The Championship is home to some of the brightest young talents in the country. We take a look at 6 youngsters who look destined for great careers- 1. Ryan Sessegnon, Fulham- The 17 year-old has already caught the eye for Fulham last season. He agreed his first professional contract with Fulham in the summer, despite strong [...] The post The 6 most promising talents in the Championship appeared first on The72.
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Nigel Adkins has emerged as a shock contender to replace Harry Redknapp as the manager of Championship side Birmingham City, as per a report by the Birmingham Mail. The former Scunthorpe United, Southampton, Reading and Sheffield United manager has seen his odds fall from 25/1 to 5/1 in the last 24 hours with SkyBet to [...] The post Former Scunthorpe and Southampton manager emerges as surprise contender for the Birmingham job appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 06:06 pm on The 72
Birmingham City’s caretaker boss Lee Carsley has added to his coaching staff in the wake of Harry Redknapp’s departure, as per an article on the club’s official website. Birmingham’s club captain Paul Robinson and Carsley’s former Coventry and Derby team-mate Paul Williams have joined the caretaker boss’s coaching staff. Williams has been drafted in after [...] The post Birmingham City caretaker drops potential hint on their next manager by bringing in his own staff appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 03:16 pm on The 72
Championship side Sheffield United are keen on a move for Brentford defender John Egan, according to the Sun journalist Alan Nixon. The Blades have made a great start to life in the Championship this season. Their boss Chris Wilder is looking to further bolster his ranks with a move for John Egan at Brentford in [...] The post Sheffield United keen on January move for Brentford star appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 10:51 am on The 72
With the departure of Harry Redknapp from Birmingham City after Saturday’s defeat to Preston, the Blues find themselves looking for another manager after 1 win in 8 games. Here are 5 contenders for the hot seat- 1. Lee Carsley- The 43 year-old has been placed in temporary charge at St. Andrews. He used to play [...] The post 5 potential replacements for Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City appeared first on The72.
Published last Saturday at 08:36 pm on The 72
Sheffield United are continuing to work with both Cleveland and South Yorkshire police to identify the thugs who were involved in a 200-man post-match brawl in a car park following their Sky Bet Championship fixture at Middlesbrough last month. The home side won the match 1-0 with Rudy Gestede netting the only goal of the [...] The post Sheffield United continuing search for Riverside troublemakers appeared first on The72.
Published last Saturday at 09:46 am on The 72
Experienced striker Billy Sharp can get the goals which will keep Sheffield United in a Sky Bet Championship Play-Off place until May. The 31-year-old evergreen frontman has already netted four goals in English football’s second tier this term, helping his club to home victories over Brentford, Barnsley and Derby County. Sharp has recorded the greatest [...] The post Experienced hotshot can keep Sheffield’s Blades sharp appeared first on The72.
Published last Friday at 09:26 pm on The 72
Aston Villa travel to Oakwell to face Barnsley on Saturday, in what is the 5.30pm televised Sky Sports game. Villa will be looking for their first away win of the season. The game will have an added edge, with former Barnsley captain Conor Hourihane returning to Oakwell for the first time since his January move [...] The post MATCH PREVIEW: Barnsley vs Aston Villa appeared first on The72.
Published last Friday at 07:51 pm on The 72
Birmingham City rejected a £10m bid for striker Che Adams on deadline, Harry Redknapp has revealed in a report by the Birmingham Mail. Speaking ahead of Saturday’s match with Preston, Redknapp told the media that ‘we turned down £10m for Che on the transfer deadline.’ He went on to say that this is proof Birmingham [...] The post NEWS: Birmingham rejected £10m bid for key player on deadline day appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 07:21 pm on The 72
Winless and bottom of the table Bolton Wanderers visit Portman Road on Saturday afternoon and there is surely no better time for Ipswich Town to get back to winning ways.
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|Sheffield United's Results|
|Sep 16||Norwich City||0 - 1||H|
|Sep 12||Bolton Wanderers||1 - 0||A|
|Sep 9||Sunderland||2 - 1||A|
|Sheffield United's Fixtures|
|Sep 24||Sheffield Wednesday||A|
|Sep 27||Wolverhampton Wanderers||H|
|Sep 30||Nottingham Forest||A|