Bradford City face Macclesfield Town in the EFL Cup tonight, with the ambition of reaching the second round of the competition for the first team since the 2014/15 season, when they beat Morecambe 1-0, thanks to a late Aaron McLean goal. Newly promoted League Two side Macclesfield Town won’t want to make life easy for [...] The post Potential Bradford City XI to face Macclesfield Town appeared first on The72.
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Southend United’s inability to convert chances cost the Essex side on the opening day of the Sky Bet League One season as they lost 3-2 to Doncaster Rovers. The Blues dominated an entertaining first half but were unable to beat the visiting ‘keeper Marko Marosi. Despite being under the cosh for almost an hour, the [...] The post Southend United boss blames wasted chances after opening day defeat appeared first on The72.
Published Sunday at 07:46 pm on The 72
Former Bradford City, Stoke City and Bristol Rovers midfielder Matty Lund has signed for Scunthorpe United from Burton Albion, confirmed by the club website. Scunthorpe United have announced the signing of midfielder Matthew Lund for an undisclosed fee from Burton Albion. ✍️ SIGNING: Scunthorpe United have completed the signing of midfielder Matthew Lund for an [...] The post Former Bradford City, Stoke City and Bristol Rovers midfielder has signed for Scunthorpe United appeared first on The72.
Published Friday at 03:06 pm on The 72
“When he has the ball at his feet, you get the sensation something is going to happen. Few players give you that feeling”. David Villa has won the lot, La Liga’s, European Championships, Champions League’s and even a World Cup. He’s heaped praise on new Leeds signing Jack Harrison as well, as the pair played [...] The post David Villa has high praise for new Leeds United signing appeared first on The72.
Published Monday at 08:36 pm on The 72
Southend United are watching Stoke City’s Julien Ngoy closely according to a report from journalist Alan Nixon. The 20-year-old striker started his career in his native Belgium, playing for the likes of Club Brugge and Anderlecht before landing in Stoke’s academy in 2013. He then worked through their youth system and recently broke through into [...] The post Southend United watching Stoke City striker closely appeared first on The72.
Published Sunday at 01:01 pm on The 72
Tomorrow sees the penultimate pre-season game for Leeds United. Las Palmas await on Sunday at Elland Road but before that the side make the short trip across the city and out to Guiseley. The non-league club always provide stiff opposition for Leeds and after a 4-3 defeat at Oxford United a win will be wanted by [...] The post Potential Leeds XI to face Guiseley appeared first on The72.
Published Wednesday at 06:21 pm on The 72
Karl Robinson isn’t happy with Leeds United after last nights game. The Oxford United manager has complained about the team Leeds sent for the game, despite the fans seeing a 4-3 win for their side and a very entertaining game. Leeds took a very young side to Oxford last night, mainly the under 23’s who [...] The post Oxford boss Robinson not impressed with Leeds’ team selection appeared first on The72.
Published Wednesday at 06:21 am on The 72
As the game ends between Oxford United and Leeds United it really was a game of two halves. Marcelo Bielsa shook the side up at the break and it made a huge difference. Jamal Black, Tyler Roberts and Ryan Edmondson all arrived into the game and Roberts introduced himself to Leeds fans in some style. [...] The post Video – Bang! Tyler Roberts scores screamer to bag first Leeds goal appeared first on The72.
Published Tuesday at 10:01 pm on The 72
There are a lot of questions at Leeds United at the moment. Questions and more questions and very little in the way of answers. Leeds went in at half-time 3-0 down to Oxford United, a young side battered in the first-half with Will Huffer starting in goal over Blackman, but why? Lewis Baker had a [...] The post Jamal Blackman finally makes Leeds debut – Side already 3-0 down at Oxford United appeared first on The72.
Published Tuesday at 09:06 pm on The 72
Leeds United are pushing it. As Andrea Radrizzani has bagged more rights with Eleven Sports today, the PGA Championship he fails to improve his playing squad at the football club. Just two players have arrived, both loans and they have played one game between them and the games finish in less than a week. Pre-season [...] The post Leeds – Less than a week left of pre-season football and still just two signings appeared first on The72.
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|Southend United's Results|
|Aug 14||Brentford||2 - 4||H|
|Aug 11||Plymouth Argyle||1 - 1||A|
|Aug 4||Doncaster Rovers||2 - 3||H|
|Southend United's Fixtures|
|Aug 18||Bradford City||H|
|Aug 21||Luton Town||A|
|Aug 25||Bristol Rovers||A|
|League One Table|