As reported by the Liverpool Echo, Joe Williams is set to join Barnsley on loan until January. The midfielder hasn’t moved away from Goodison Park yet, so this will be his first stint away from The Toffees. He is expected to sign for Barnsley later this week. The 20-year-old was included in first-team squads last [...] The post Barnsley set to sign Everton midfielder on loan appeared first on The72.
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The new season is almost upon us. It is a time when teams begin to look ahead at what next season might bring. It is a time when the cheque books tends to come out. Some teams will be looking to mount a promotion charge, either outright or via the play-off places. Others might be [...] The post 5 free agents who’d smash League One appeared first on The72.
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Ex-Rochdale midfielder Donal McDermott has signed for Town after a successful trial period. McDermott joins new additions James Dunne, Chris Robertson, Amine Linganzi, Olly Lancashire, Chris Hussey, Harry Smith, Paul Mullin and Ben Purkiss. McDermott started his career with Man City. While he was with City he went out on loan to MK Dons, Chesterfield, [...] The post Swindon make their ninth signing of the summer appeared first on The72.
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Grant Holt has had a long career. He has played for 18 different clubs and he has scored 192 goals in the process. The 36-year-old proved himself in the best league in the world and he has experienced the highs and the lows of being a professional footballer. Holt’s early career Holt started his career [...] The post Interview with Grant Holt: The highs, The lows and difficulties of being a professional footballer appeared first on The72.
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Swindon are looking to bounce straight back up to League One after The Robins were relegated to League Two. Here are five things Town must do to ensure that they win promotion from League Two. 1.) Sign more attackers As it stands Swindon only have two strikers. These two strikers are Luke Norris and Paul [...] The post Five things Swindon must do to gain promotion from League Two appeared first on The72.
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Sky Bet Championship outfit Bolton Wanderers have today confirmed the signing of right back Stephen Darby. The defender, who was released by Bradford City after five years this summer, has penned a two-year contract at the Macron Stadium. Darby, aged 28, again links up with manager Phil Parkinson, who originally signed him whilst at former [...] The post Former Bradford defender reunites with Parkinson at Bolton appeared first on The72.
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Sky Bet Championship side Ipswich Town remain favourites to sign striker Dominic Samuel from Reading, according to Sun journalist Alan Nixon. Mick McCarthy has already been busy throughout this summer’s transfer window, bringing Joe Garner, Emyr Huws, Tom Adeyemi and Bersant Celina to Portman Road so far, but is now looking to sign young striker Dominic [...] The post Ipswich Town set to beat Barnsley to Reading striker appeared first on The72.
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With the 2017/1018 Sky Bet League 1 Season set to kick-off on August 5th 2017, questions are beginning to be asked as to who the main contenders for League 1 promotion are. The division says goodbye to Sheffield United and Bolton Wanderers, as well as Neil Harris’ Millwall, who only qualified for the Play-Offs in [...] The post Can Anyone Identify Potential Hopefuls to Win the 2017/18 League 1 Title? appeared first on The72.
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According to the Derbyshire Times, former Sheffield Wednesday and Barnsley striker Chris O’Grady has signed for Chesterfield on a two-year deal. The experienced frontman has made 400 appearances in the Football League and has featured in all three Football League divisions. The experienced striker started his career at Leicester City and made 24 appearances for [...] The post Chesterfield sign ex-Sheffield Wednesday and Barnsley striker appeared first on The72.
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The club has announced that Olly Lancashire has joined Swindon on a two-year deal from Shrewsbury .The 28-year-old is the second centre back to join the club within five days. Lancashire spent most of his youth career at Crystal Palace but then went to Southampton. He made his debut for the Saints aged 20 but got [...] The post Swindon announce their fifth signing in six days appeared first on The72.
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