League Two Preview: Struggling Yeovil travel to table toppers Plymouth
Dec26

League Two Preview: Struggling Yeovil travel to table toppers Plymouth

Plymouth reclaimed top spot in League Two last Saturday and will look to build on that with a Boxing Day clash at home against struggling Yeovil. Argyle ended a four-game winless run with a 2-1 victory at Hartlepool, which saw them retake first on goal difference. A massive 30 points behind their opponents, Yeovil are in 23rd place on 13 points and have collected just six of those on their travels. The Glovers desperately need to...

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Birmingham, Cardiff and Wolves fight for League One’s star striker
Dec22

Birmingham, Cardiff and Wolves fight for League One’s star striker

Three Championship clubs are all interested in signing Peterborough United’s star striker Conor Washington next month. It is understood that Birmingham City, Cardiff City and Wolverhampton Wanderers are weighing up moves for the forward, who has been in sensational form for the League One outfit so far this term. The 23-year-old, who joined Posh from Newport County back in January 2014 for a reported fee of £500,000, has scored 11...

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League Two Round-Up: Plymouth secure Xmas number 1 spot
Dec21

League Two Round-Up: Plymouth secure Xmas number 1 spot

Plymouth scored in stoppage-time to ensure they went top of League Two at Christmas with a 2-1 win at Hartlepool. Carl McHugh put the Pilgrims ahead in the 76th minute with a great strike from 15 yards, before Kelvin Mellor gave away a penalty, which Scott Fenwick converted to make it 1-1 with just six minutes left. But Mellor turned from villain to hero when he drove an effort under Trevor Carson to make it 2-1 to Derek Adams’...

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League Two Preview: Portsmouth face table toppers Northampton
Dec18

League Two Preview: Portsmouth face table toppers Northampton

League leaders Northampton will hope to secure top spot for Christmas when they take on promotion chasing Portsmouth this weekend. Town are two points clear at the summit on 43 after seven wins and a draw in their last eight league matches. Manager Chris Wilder, will be pleased with their form which has seen them overtake their nearest challengers in time for the festive period. Portsmouth are six points and three places behind their...

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League Two Round-up: Northampton go top after beating Luton in seven-goal thriller
Dec14

League Two Round-up: Northampton go top after beating Luton in seven-goal thriller

Northampton Town went top of League Two with a thrilling 4-3 win against Luton Town at Kenilworth Road. Paul Benson put Luton in front with an overhead kick, before John Joe O’Toole equalised after a free-kick routine. The Cobblers then stormed into a 3-1 lead after Lawson D’Ath and Marc Richards scored. However, Benson was on hand to make it 3-2 and Danny Green levelled the scores after converting a penalty. Substitute Ricky Holmes...

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League Two Preview: Leaders Oxford host Carlisle
Dec11

League Two Preview: Leaders Oxford host Carlisle

It could not be closer at the top of League Two, as Oxford, Plymouth and Northampton are all tied on 40 points going into this weekend. Thanks to a superior goal difference of +15, one better than Argyle and five ahead of Town, United are top on merit after four wins and a draw from their previous five league games. Fresh from the news they will face Premier League side Swansea in the cup, the season is shaping up nicely for Michael...

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