Oldham Athletic host Southend United at the weekend, Latics will be looking to extend their three match unbeaten run and climb out of the relegation zone. Oldham enter the game positioned 21st in League One but are level on points with Fleetwood, placed one position above the drop zone. In Oldham’s last game they picked [...] The post Match Preview: Oldham Athletic vs Southend United appeared first on The72.
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Former Newcastle striker Nile Ranger could be offered the chance to rebuild his career at League Two side Notts County, according to BBC Sport. Nile Ranger, 26, has a horrid disciplinary record throughout his career and was jailed in 2017 after admitting online banking fraud. Southend terminated his contract in January after more discipline issues. Ranger [...] The post Notts County ponder move for ex-Newcastle and Southend striker appeared first on The72.
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Phil Brown has turned down the chance to manage Grimsby Town, according to the BBC Radio Humberside journalist Mike White. The League Two side had offered the former Hull City, Preston North End and Southend United boss a route back into football but he has turned them down. Phil Brown has recently been sacked by [...] The post Former Hull City and Southend United boss turns down Grimsby Town job appeared first on The72.
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Blackburn Rovers will look to build on the excellent midweek win at Portsmouth with victory over relegation-threatened Bury on Monday night. Last time out, Rovers secured a dramatic 2-1 victory over Portsmouth at Fratton Park – courtesy of a brace from Adam Armstrong. Tony Mowbray’s men currently sit third in the standings, one point behind [...] The post Match Preview: Blackburn Rovers vs Bury appeared first on The72.
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Uwe Rosler has left Fleetwood Town as manager following a 3-0 defeat to Doncaster which was Fleetwood’s seven straight defeat. Here are five potential managers to replace Uwe Rosler at Fleetwood – Stuart McCall – McCall’s last job was at Bradford where he led them to the League One play-off final last season, a game they lost [...] The post Five potential managers to replace Uwe Rosler at Fleetwood Town appeared first on The72.
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Paul Cook is frustrated and disappointed with his side’s 2-0 loss to Blackpool, which saw Wigan drop to second in League One. Hoping to bounce back from Saturday’s 3-1 setback at Southend, Latics recorded back-to-back defeats for the first time under Cook without so much as landing a punch on the struggling Seasiders. Armand Gnanduillet [...] The post Paul Cook’s take on Wigan’s shock home defeat to Blackpool appeared first on The72.
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Oldham Athletic manager Richie Wellens is urging his team to only focus on themselves heading into the final months of the season. Latics picked up a crucial three points after beating fellow strugglers MK Dons 1-0 last night. Anthony Gerrard’s 40th minute header was enough to take all three points from what Wellens believes was a [...] The post Wellens calls for urgency from his Oldham Athletic squad appeared first on The72.
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Chris Powell has become the first ever Southend United manager to win his first three games in charge after beating promotion chasing Wigan Athletic. Southend’s new boss Chris Powell has revived The Shrimpers season after becoming the first ever Southend United manager to win his first three games in charge, beating Scunthorpe, Peterborough and Wigan. Seven defeats in [...] The post Chris Powell makes history at Southend United appeared first on The72.
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Grimsby Town have parted company with manager, Russell Slade after the recent downturn in results, confirmed by their club website. Here are 5 potential candidates to replace Russell Slate – John Sheridan – He is a vastly experienced manager and would bring much needed stability to Grimsby Town. Sheridan won the League Two title with Chesterfield in 2011 and [...] The post Five potential candidates to replace Russell Slade at Grimsby Town appeared first on The72.
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League Two side Cambridge United find themselves looking for a new manager after sacking Shaun Derry. Here are 5 potential candidates- Phil Brown- The former Hull City and Preston North End boss was recently sacked by Southend United. He is an early front runner for the Cambridge United job. He guided Southend to promotion to [...] The post 5 potential candidates to replace Shaun Derry at Cambridge United appeared first on The72.
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|Southend United's Results|
|Feb 17||Portsmouth||3 - 1||H|
|Feb 13||Bury||0 - 0||A|
|Feb 10||Wigan Athletic||3 - 1||H|
|Southend United's Fixtures|
|Feb 24||Oldham Athletic||A|
|Mar 10||Doncaster Rovers||H|
|League One Table|