League One Round-Up: Coventry and Walsall miss chance to go second
Jan13

League One Round-Up: Coventry and Walsall miss chance to go second

Coventry City and Walsall missed the chance to go second as they played out a 1-1 draw at the Ricoh Arena. Chris Stokes headed the hosts in front when he met Joe Cole’s free-kick, which was flicked on by Adam Armstrong. But Saddlers striker Tom Bradshaw netted his 13th of the campaign nine minutes from time to earn Sean O’Driscoll’s side a point. Walsall are now a point behind behind second-placed Gillingham, while Tony Mowbray’s Sky...

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League One Preview: Fourth-placed Coventry host third-placed Walsall
Jan11

League One Preview: Fourth-placed Coventry host third-placed Walsall

Fourth-placed Coventry City welcome third-placed Walsall to the Ricoh Stadium with both sides knowing a win will take them into the top-two. The visitors, fresh from an impressive 1-0 victory at former boss Dean Smith’s Brentford in the FA Cup, will go top if they record a sixth win from seven league matches. However, they face a Coventry who are unbeaten at home this season and sit just a point below them in the table. The...

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Man City consider shock £3m move for League One ace
Jan07

Man City consider shock £3m move for League One ace

Manchester City are reportedly plotting a surprise January swoop for League One gem Che Adams. The Premier League side, who lost 2-1 at Everton in their League Cup semi-final first-leg last night, have been scouting the Sheffield United striker this campaign. The 19-year-old, who is an England Under-20 international, has scored six league goals in 16 games for the League One outfit so far this season. Adams, who joined the Blades from...

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Blades require new tricks for Old Trafford trip
Jan07

Blades require new tricks for Old Trafford trip

Sheffield United have deliberately built attacks through the middle of the pitch this season, benefitting Billy Sharp, who naturally prefers a ball into his feet rather than a cross from the wing. Admittedly, the untimely departure of Jamie Murphy may have had a considerable influence. In an FA Cup third round tie with Manchester United, however, exploiting the wings with pace is the Yorkshire side’s best chance of going toe-to-toe...

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League One: Manager, Player and Goal of the Month (December)
Jan05

League One: Manager, Player and Goal of the Month (December)

Player of the Month: Andy Williams (Doncaster) Williams hit form in December by scoring four goals in four games for Rovers and his contributions undoubtedly earned his side extra points. He began the month by scoring an excellent last gasp winner against Crewe in an incredible game where Donny trailed going into injury time, before scoring twice to complete a turnaround. The former Swindon forward notched again in a topsy-turvy 3-3...

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League One Round-Up: Burton and Gillingham take advantage as Walsall lose
Jan04

League One Round-Up: Burton and Gillingham take advantage as Walsall lose

The leaders before the weekend, Walsall, fell to third place after falling to a shock 3-0 loss against Rochdale at the Banks’ Stadium. A brace from Calvin Andrew and a strike by Andrew Henderson gave Sean O’Driscoll his first defeat in charge of the hosts. Burton went top of League One with a 1-0 victory over Blackpool, despite being reduced to ten men when Robbie Weir was dismissed with his second booking before the break. Mark...

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