Despite the current situation we find ourselves in regarding the football season and whether or not it should be continued, voided or prematurely ended (or a combination of any of those options), one thing is definite. Players’ contracts expire at the end of June. This no doubt adds to the complication of the decisions to […] The post 5 Ex-Hull Players Due To Be Free Agents – Should Any Return? appeared first on The 72.
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According to a report from the East Anglian Daily Times, Leeds United and Southampton were among the sides interested in Ipswich Town starlet Armando Dobra, before the Tractor Boys moved to tie him down to a new deal. Ipswich Town are no strangers to interest in their young talents. The likes of Flynn Downes and […] The post Leeds United and Southampton were keen on Ipswich starlet before new deal appeared first on The 72.
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Leeds United were in big for a striker in the January transfer window. They had their sights set firmly on Southampton’s then-forgotten Che Adams. However, the Whites were rebuffed when Ralf Hassenhutl confirmed that Adams was a big part of his plans. Eventually, they settled for Jean-Kevin Augustin on loan from Red Bull Leipzig via […] The post ‘Impressive condition’ Leeds United striker Augustin tipped for impact appeared first on The 72.
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NIGEL ADKINS HAS TURNED DOWN JOB OFFERS FROM OVERSEAS SINCE HIS DEPARTURE FROM hull city last year, as per sky sports. The experienced boss said he is eager to return to management but has rejected some opportunities as he waits for the right job. Adkins, who is 55 years old, parted company with Hull at […] The post “It’s crazy”- Ex-Sheffield United and Hull City boss rejected job offer before lockdown appeared first on The 72.
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Tigers’ promotion hero Caleb Folan may have not played for the team for neigh on a decade, but a recent interview with the ex-Hull City striker revealed why he chose to celebrate his late goal against Colchester United by putting his hands to his face and pretending to sleep. Folan spoke to the hosts of […] The post Hull City Promotion Hero Reveals Truth Behind ‘That’ Celebration appeared first on The 72.
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LUTON TOWN ARE IN NEED OF A NEW MANAGER TO REPLACE GRAEME JONES. HERE IS AN UPDATED FIVE POTENTIAL CANDIDATES FOR THE VACANT POSITION- Nathan Jones- He is being linked with a return to Kenilworth Road. The Welshman is looking to get back into the dugout after an unsuccessful spell at fellow Championship side Stoke City. […] The post An updated five potential candidates for the Luton Town job appeared first on The 72.
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In a Q&A with the Daily Mail, former Portsmouth and Spurs striker Peter Crouch has revealed he came very close to joining Sunderland in 2009, also revealing he was subject to “significant interest” from Fulham. Retired striker Peter Crouch enjoyed a successful career from 1998 to 2019. The former England international striker played for Spurs, […] The post Ex-Portsmouth and Spurs favourite reveals near Sunderland transfer and “significant” Fulham interest appeared first on The 72.
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Leeds United were desperately searching for a striker to support/provide a challenge for incumbent frontman Patrick Bamford. The Whites had set their heart on landing Southampton’s former Birmingham striker Che Adams. A £19million structured deal was supposedly agreed with the Saints but manager Ralf Hassenhutl said he wanted Adams to stay at St Mary’s as […] The post ‘I’m a fan of his’ Leeds United move for £10m Adams backed – Bent appeared first on The 72.
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They looked doomed. Their Premier League status was hanging by a thread. It had never been done before. Step forward West Bromwich Albion. On this day in 2005, the Hawthorns pitch was swamped with delirious supporters. Managed by Bryan Robson following the departure of Gary Megson earlier in the season, West Brom had endured a […] The post On This Day in 2005: West Brom clinch greatest ever Premier League escape appeared first on The 72.
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Sheffield Wednesday came close to signing Alan Shearer in 1992 according to an excerpt from former head coach Trevor Francis’s autobiography as published by Yorkshire Live. Back in 1992, Wednesday were one of the top teams in the country and manager Trevor Francis was trying to find the players which would get them that final […] The post How Sheffield Wednesday almost signed Alan Shearer appeared first on The 72.
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