Speaking to Aston Villa fan podcast ‘Claret and Blue’, Leicester City’s title-winning winger Marc Albrighton has revealed that Paul Lambert blocked a loan move to Aston Villa in 2013, sending him to Wigan Athletic instead. Derby County embarked on a push for promotion in the 2013/14 Championship campaign. They finished in 3rd place before losing […] The post Leicester City title-winner reveals he wanted 2013 Derby County loan move appeared first on The 72.
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Coventry city ‘could well’ swoop in to sign callum O’Hare permanently from aston villa, as per Coventry live. The midfielder is out of contract with the Premier League side this summer and the Sky Blues are interested if available on a free transfer. O’Hare, who is 22 years old, faces an uncertain future at Villa […] The post Coventry City ‘could well’ launch permanent move for Aston Villa midfielder appeared first on The 72.
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Hull City’s Kevin Stewart has told the TapIn Football podcast he is willing to play on for the club despite the fact he is out of contract. The biggest news today is coming out of Charlton Athletic. It has been confirmed today that three of their players whose contracts are set to expire this summer, […] The post Kevin Stewart willing to fight to save Hull City despite contract situation appeared first on The 72.
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Speaking to Football Insider, former Sunderland and Aston Villa striker Kevin Phillips has said that he is confident that defender Gaetano Berardi will put pen to paper on a new deal with Leeds United. Defender Gaetano Berardi has been with Leeds United since 2014. As it stands, Berardi’s deal with the club expires this summer […] The post Pundit “sure” that out of contract Leeds United defender will pen new deal appeared first on The 72.
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Birmingham City have confirmed in an official statement on their club website that midfielder Craig Gardner will retire at the end of his playing contract and take up a full-time coaching role with the club. Experienced midfielder Craig Gardner, 33, will be calling it a day on his playing career once his contract with Birmingham […] The post Birmingham City midfielder to retire and take up full-time Blues coaching role appeared first on The 72.
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Leeds United are sitting pretty and poised ready to spring back to the Premier League for the first time in 16 years. That ‘spring’ will also include a near-£50million outlay on players reminds Football Insider who also go on to say that the Whites have already decided on their Premier League strategy. The £48million outlay […] The post Leeds United near-£50m transfer outlay sets tone for next season’s strategy appeared first on The 72.
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Speaking to Football Insider, former Aston Villa and Sunderland striker Kevin Phillips has said he believes Marcelo Bielsa will not look to bring out of contract Burnley ‘keeper Joe Hart to Leeds United this summer. Last month, Football Insider linked Burnley goalkeeper Joe Hart with a move to Leeds United. The report claimed that the […] The post Leeds United tipped to opt against move for ex-Man City ‘keeper by pundit appeared first on The 72.
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There is no doubt that home advantage can be a deciding factor in games in the Championship and indeed in any division. This is the reason why the Premier League rebuffed ideas of all games being played at neutral venues despite some clubs putting this forward as a possible idea. As reported by The Times, […] The post Leeds United and West Brom could be forced to play at neutral venues appeared first on The 72.
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Retired striker Gabby Agbonlahor has said in an Instagram comment that Bristol City’s Andreas Weimann should return to Aston Villa. Weimann started his career in his native Austria in the youth sides of Stadleu and Rapid Wien before heading to Birmingham to sign for Aston Villa. He would go on to break through into the […] The post Gabby Agbonlahor urges Bristol City forward to return to Aston Villa appeared first on The 72.
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Speaking on Twitter, The Sun journalist Alan Nixon has said that it won’t be cheap for Birmingham City if they want to sign loan star Scott Hogan from Aston Villa this summer. Birmingham City brought Aston Villa striker Scott Hogan in on loan in the January transfer window and since he made the move, Hogan […] The post Birmingham City deal for loan star ‘wouldn’t be cheap’ says journalist appeared first on The 72.
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