Championship promotion chasers West Bromwich Albion are considering a January transfer window move for Newcastle United’s former Aston Villa defender Ciaran Clark, according to the Daily Mail. Newcastle United defender Ciaran Clark is on the radar of West Brom, the Daily Mail have revealed. West Brom manager Darren Moore is reportedly on the look out [...] The post West Brom lining up January move for Newcastle United defender appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Sheffield Wednesday are eyeing a move for Steve Bruce, according to journalist Alan Nixon on Twitter. The experienced boss has emerged as a potential replacement for the under-pressure Jos Luhukay. There has been conversations with Bruce. The 57-year-old is available after he was sacked by Aston Villa in early October. Steve Bruce has won promotion [...] The post Sheffield Wednesday eyeing up move for Steve Bruce appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Norwich City maintained their advantage at the top of the Sky Bet Championship table with a last-gasp 3-2 victory over struggling Bolton Wanderers. Leeds United kept the pressure on the Canaries with a 2-1 victory at Elland Road over Queens Park Rangers and are now five points clear of third place. Derby County have risen [...] The post Excellent El-Ghazi – The72 Championship Team of the Week #21 appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Ever since Leeds United were promoted back to the second tier in 2010, there has been an air of expectation, even inevitability for them to make to back to the top flight. Marcelo Bielsa’s side sit in the automatic promotion spots, with 20 games gone. Leeds’ last promotion came courtesy of a 2-1 win over [...] The post Leeds United last promoted side: Where are they now? appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Reading have sacked Paul Clement after a poor start to the season. Here are five potential candidates to replace him- Graeme Murty- He has emerged as an early candidate for the vacant position. The 44 year-old played just under 350 games for Reading as a player. He has managed Rangers’ first-team since retiring and is currently working [...] The post Five potential candidates to replace Paul Clement at Reading appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Aston Villa are being tipped to secure a move for Burnley and England goalkeeper Tom Heaton, as per a report by Birmingham Live. Dean Smith is looking to bring in a new ‘keeper in the January transfer window and could offer Heaton an escape route from Burnley. Fellow Championship side Leeds United have also been [...] The post Aston Villa tipped to secure move for England international appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Middlesbrough suffered a set back at home to Aston Villa on Saturday evening, and face a Blackburn Rovers side who impressively beat Sheffield Wednesday by four goals to two earlier that day. Tony Pulis may ring the changes for the visit of Blackburn, with the hope that Middlesbrough bounce back and keep pace with the [...] The post Three changes Middlesbrough could make for Blackburn Rovers clash appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Middlesbrough striker duo Martin Braithwaite and Britt Assombalonga could be sold as early as the January transfer window, according to The Northern Echo. Both Assombalonga and Braithwaite have lost their place in the starting eleven in recent weeks, making way for summer loan signing Jordan Hugill and youngster Marcus Tavernier, with both replacements having impressed. [...] The post Two Middlesbrough strikers could be sold in the January transfer window appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Norwich City were forced to come from behind against Rotherham United at Carrow Road to keep their spot at the top of the Sky Bet Championship table. Leeds United edged out a top-of-the-table clash, which saw them beat Yorkshire rivals Sheffield United 1-0 at Bramall Lane. Aston Villa continued their surge in form, beating Middlesbrough [...] The post The72 Championship Team of the Week Matchday 20: Bowen brace puts Hull City safe appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Sheffield United will be in the hunt for a striker in January to help boost their promotion push. Here are five they should go for- Jermain Defoe, AFC Bournemouth- The 36-year-old has been linked with the Blades over recent weeks and would be ideal. The former West Ham, Tottenham Hotspur, Portsmouth, Toronto and Sunderland striker [...] The post Defoe and Hogan? Five strikers Sheffield United should sign in January appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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|Aston Villa's Results|
|Dec 7||West Bromwich Albion||2 - 2||A|
|Dec 1||Middlesbrough||3 - 0||A|
|Nov 28||Nottingham Forest||5 - 5||H|