News has emerged that Wigan Athletic are set to sign Lee Evans from Sheffield United in a shock transfer, just 50 minutes before the transfer window is set to slam shut. Reliable journalist Alan Nixon has tweeted to say that a deal appears to be definitely on for the midfielder to move from Sheffield United [...] The post Wigan Athletic set to sign midfielder from Sheffield United – remarkable coup appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 04:21 pm on The 72
Millwall are in talks to sign QPR’s Conor Washington on loan according to a report from journalist Pete O’Rourke. The 26-year-old striker, who has been capped 17 times by Northern Ireland, started his career in non-league football with St Ives Town before being noticed and signed up Newport County. After impressing there, he was snapped [...] The post Millwall trying to sign QPR striker on loan appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 10:46 am on The 72
Sheffield United’s Lee Evans has told the Sheffield Star that he expects to be a marked man tonight as they prepare to face Middlesbrough in a Sky Bet Championship fixture. The Blades will not have been happy with their opening day match. Despite taking the lead against recently relegated Swansea City, they would end up [...] The post Lee Evans previews Sheffield United’s clash with Middlesbrough appeared first on The72.
Published Tuesday at 11:46 am on The 72
Oldham Athletic are set to host MK Dons on Saturday, with both sides eager to start League Two in style. Frankie Bunn and Paul Tisdale will be looking to get off to a winning start with their new clubs. Latics have had a strong pre-season, they won four (Ashton United, Curzon Ashton, FC Utd and [...] The post Match Preview – Oldham Athletic vs MK Dons appeared first on The72.
Published Thursday at 12:01 pm on The 72
Newport County have signed Tyreeq Bakinson on loan from Bristol City for six months as confirmed by the club website. The 19-year-old midfielder actually started his career with Luton Town but as he was preparing to break through into the Hatters first team, he was spotted by Bristol City and signed up by them. He [...] The post Newport County complete loan move for Bristol City midfielder appeared first on The72.
Published Monday at 05:16 pm on The 72
Bristol City are likely to loan out striker Shawn McCoulsky before the transfer window shuts, according to BristolLive. The 21-year-old has just seen a loan move to League One side Doncaster Rovers fall though. However, there is still interest from the third tier in him and he is likely to depart Ashton Gate on loan [...] The post Bristol City striker expected to leave before the transfer window shuts appeared first on The72.
Published Monday at 11:11 am on The 72
League Two side Cheltenham Town are eyeing a loan move for Bristol City striker Shawn McCoulsky, according to Gloucestershire Live. The forward spent last season on loan at fellow League Two club Newport County, where he scored ten goals for the Welsh side. He has yet to make a first team appearance in the league [...] The post Cheltenham Town eyeing move for Bristol City striker appeared first on The72.
Published Thursday at 03:56 pm on The 72
Earlier this evening came reports from Spain (tweets – below) that two relatively huge bids had been made by La Liga sides Getafe and Valencia for Leeds United’s Samu Saiz. In reality Saiz was that breath of fresh air that the Whites had really been looking for for many a-year. At times he is instinctively [...] The post Should Leeds United fans worry about La Liga interest in star player appeared first on The72.
Published Sunday at 11:06 pm on The 72
Ipswich Town are being linked with two new strikers who could line up to be potential replacements for Martyn Waghorn, amid the current speculation about his future. TWTD are reporting that Paul Hurst has been eyeing up the likes of current Wales international and Barnsley striker Tom Bradshaw, as well as current Bristol Rover striker [...] The post Ipswich linked with two Welsh strikers appeared first on The72.
Published Sunday at 06:21 pm on The 72
Bristol Rovers striker Ellis Harrison was left out of the squad for their pre-season friendly against League Two side Forest Green on Saturday. As reported here on The72, Bristol Rovers striker Ellis Harrison has been the subject of interest from Blackburn Rovers. The striker missed the friendly as the Gas were defeated 1-0 by Forest [...] The post Speculation grows as Blackburn Rovers target Ellis Harrison misses friendly appeared first on The72.
Published Sunday at 06:01 pm on The 72
|Newport County's Results|
|Aug 14||Cambridge United||4 - 1||A|
|Aug 11||Crewe Alexandra||1 - 0||H|
|Aug 4||Mansfield Town||0 - 3||A|
|League Two Table|