Sheffield United have made a great start to life back in the Championship following promotion last season. After today’s 4-2 win in the Steel City derby, there are many calling them dark horses for another promotion this season. Chris Wilder’s men strolled to the League One title last season as they gained promotion back to the [...] The post Are Sheffield United genuine Championship promotion contenders? appeared first on The72.
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Ahead of the release of FIFA 18 and tomorrow’s Steel City Derby, this article will look at the top ten Sheffield Wednesday players on the game. 10) Sam Hutchinson (73) Former Chelsea man Sam Hutchinson is up two rating from FIFA 17, following a season where he played his most game ever in one campaign. [...] The post Top 10 Sheffield Wednesday players on FIFA 18 appeared first on The72.
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Lee Carsley’s first game as caretaker manager of Birmingham City ended as a 1-1 draw against Derby County at Pride Park. Blues substitute Lukas Jutkiewicz’s diving header in the second half gave the visitors the lead, when he scored with his first touch of the game. Rams forward Sam Winnall put the two sides level [...] The post Player Ratings: How the two sides faired during Derby’s 1-1 draw with Birmingham. appeared first on The72.
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Ex-Premier League manager Nigel Pearson has taken on the manager’s role at Belgian side OH Leuven OH Leuven are currently fourth in their eight-team division having won two out of six league games so far this season. The chief executive of King Power International, Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha, said: Nigel is an incredibly good manager with a wealth of [...] The post Former Derby County manager Nigel Pearson takes over at Belgian second division side appeared first on The72.
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As the release of the new FIFA draws ever closer, the anticipation amongst most football fans builds. One of the most exciting things about a new FIFA is finding out the ratings of the players from your beloved team. Here, I look at the top 5 rated players at Aston Villa: 5. Albert Adomah 74 [...] The post FEATURE: Aston Villa’s top 5 players on FIFA 18 appeared first on The72.
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With the highly anticipated release of FIFA 18 nearly upon us on Friday, we take a look at 10 of the highest rated players in the Championship- 10. Lee Cattermole, Sunderland, 77 rated- The 29 year-old has a high rating of 77, but his rating is not expected to rise in career mode. The former [...] The post Top 10 highest rated players on FIFA 18 in the Championship appeared first on The72.
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Aston Villa host Nottingham Forest on Saturday evening, in a game which is live on Sky Sports. Villa can move above Saturday’s opponents, should they take all 3 points. Aston Villa sit 13th in the Championship table, with ten points from their opening eight fixtures. Opponents Nottingham Forest lay 10th in the table with twelve [...] The post MATCH PREVIEW: Aston Villa vs Nottingham Forest appeared first on The72.
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Ever wondered which local derby in the United Kingdom is the most closely contested?
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Sky Bet League Two club Exeter City could pocket a higher tribunal fee from the sale of youngster Ethan Ampadu after the player made his first team debut for new club Chelsea on Wednesday evening according to Devon Live. The 17-year-old Exeter born defensive midfielder joined The Blues in the summer in a deal which [...] The post Grecians could profit further from former youngster’s Chelsea debut appeared first on The72.
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As we head towards the end of September, the Championship table is slowly starting to take shape. Matchday 9 (for most teams) brings with it some fantastic fixtures to look forward to across the weekend, including the much-anticipated Steel City derby. Here are three games that you would be foolish to miss over the coming [...] The post 3 Championship games to look forward to this weekend appeared first on The72.
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|Sep 20||Nottingham Forest||5 - 1||H|
|Sep 17||Arsenal||0 - 0||H|
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