Nottingham Forest travel to Premier League champions Chelsea tonight, in the third round of the Carabao Cup. Nottingham Forest will be aiming to knock out Premier League opposition for the second consecutive round, after beating Newcastle United 3-2 after extra time at St James’ Park. Forest also overcame League one table toppers Shrewsbury Town in [...] The post MATCH PREVIEW: Chelsea vs Nottingham Forest appeared first on The72.
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Sky Bet Championship club Bolton Wanderers could look to complete the signing of former Real Madrid forward Julio Baptista after exiting a transfer embargo according to The Bolton News. The 35-year-old veteran frontman is currently a free agent after leaving American Major League Soccer outfit Orlando City at the end of last season and the [...] The post Former Real Madrid ace linked with Bolton Wanderers move appeared first on The72.
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Former Brazil striker Julio Baptista played for Bolton Wanderers under-23 against QPR on Monday. He has been training with Championship side Bolton’s development squad and started today’s game in London. The 35 year-old has played for Brazil 47 times. Experienced defender Clint Hill also played in the game for QPR. Baptista started his career with [...] The post Former Brazil striker plays for Bolton Wanderers’ under-23 squad appeared first on The72.
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Hull City manager Leonid Slutsky has said the Tigers were “extremely close” to signing Leicester striker Ahmed Musa on deadline day, as per an article by the Hull Daily Mail. A deal broke down as Musa was reluctant to drop down into the Championship and wants to prove himself at Leicester. This left Hull, who [...] The post Hull City were “extremely close” to signing Leicester striker appeared first on The72.
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It has been a summer of transition at the KCOM Stadium. Doom and gloom surrounded the Hull fans after a number key players like Harry Maguire, Andy Robertson and Sam Clucas left the club. However, new boss Leonid Slutsky has made some replacement signings. Here are all 12- Callum Burton- The 21 year-old goalkeeper was [...] The post Hull City’s transfer window- 12 signings as the Tigers reshape appeared first on The72.
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Birmingham City lost out on a chance to sign Kieran Gibbs from Arsenal as he chose to sign for West Bromwich Albion instead according to a report from Page 46 of the 4th September print edition of The Sun. The Blues are coming off the back of a very ambitious transfer window where they completely [...] The post Birmingham City turned down by Arsenal defender in favour of West Brom move appeared first on The72.
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Arsenal and England international Jack Wilshere turned down a deadline day move to Championship side Birmingham City, despite the Blues offering him £90,000 a week, according to the Mirror. The Premier League midfielder was told he was free to leave the Gunners on loan for another season. He spent last season on loan at Eddie [...] The post Arsenal midfielder was offered £90,000 a week by Birmingham appeared first on The72.
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End of deadline day and all the deals (and any that followed late) have been announced, so how did sides shape up against their Championship opponents over the summer.
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Swindon Town have made their sixteenth and final signing of the summer, as Town bring in Keshi Anderson on a six-month loan deal from Crystal Palace. Town tried to sign the 22-year-old last season, but he went to Bolton Wanderers instead. A number of clubs were interested in signing the pacey forward, but he has joined [...] The post Swindon make their fourth Deadline Day signing as Crystal Palace striker signs appeared first on The72.
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Birmingham City would have to compete with Premier League sides Stoke City and West Ham United for Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere, according to The Sun. There have been rumours today linking Wilshere with a move away from the Emirates Stadium, with Championship side Birmingham City a shock name mentioned. Wilshere spent last season on loan [...] The post Birmingham City would have to compete with Stoke and West Ham for Premier League midfielder appeared first on The72.
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