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Johnson dealing with defensive deficiency as Boro visit Bristol

Posted Thursday, August 16, 2018 by PA20 hits

Manager Lee Johnson will be without four central defenders as Bristol City welcome early Sky Bet Championship leaders Middlesbrough to Ashton Gate.Nathan Baker, Bailey Wright, Taylor Moore and Jens Hegeler are all missing through injury, with Moore the closest to a return.Johnson made eight changes for Tuesday night’s 1-0 Carabao Cup defeat to League One side Plymouth, with only Jack Hunt,...Full Story »

Gary Johnson relieved as Cheltenham knock out Colchester

Posted Wednesday, August 15, 2018 by PA7 hits

Cheltenham manager Gary Johnson was a relieved man after seeing his side hold their nerve to knock Colchester out of the Carabao Cup on penalties.The first-round tie finished 2-2 after 90 minutes, with Colchester hitting back from two goals down to force a shoot-out.Following two defeats in League Two, Cheltenham’s season is now up and running as Jordon Forster converted their seventh pena...Full Story »

Terry McPhillips hails Michael Nottingham after first senior goal

Posted Wednesday, August 15, 2018 by PA10 hits

Interim manager Terry McPhillips hailed the impact of Michael Nottingham as the defender scored his first Blackpool goal in his side’s 3-1 Carabao Cup victory over Barnsley.The Tykes had taken the lead through George Moncur but defender Nottingham levelled on 50 minutes before a fantastic strike from Harry Pritchard put the Seasiders ahead.French striker Armand Gnanduillet sealed Blackpool...Full Story »

Hibernian make a point against St Johnstone thanks to Oli Shaw leveller

Posted Monday, August 13, 2018 by PA15 hits

Oli Shaw’s second goal of the Ladbrokes Premiership campaign earned Hibernian a deserved point against St Johnstone.Saints opened the scoring against the run of play midway through the first half when Tony Watt’s speculative effort deflected in off Ryan Porteous.But Shaw headed home Martin Boyle’s cross early in the second half to add to his goal against Motherwell last weekend...Full Story »

John Coleman hails Accrington match-winner Sean McConville

Posted Sunday, August 12, 2018 by PA5 hits

John Coleman praised the attitude of two-goal Sean McConville after a well-earned victory for Accrington at Bristol Rovers.Boss Coleman was rightly pleased with the overall team performance but had special words for the left-sided midfielder, who netted after six minutes and 89 to clinch the points.McConville’s winner was a low first-time shot with his right foot from the left of the box a...Full Story »

John McGreal revels in ‘terrific’ Colchester win over Port Vale

Posted Sunday, August 12, 2018 by PA9 hits

John McGreal praised Colchester’s “terrific” performance after they beat visitors Port Vale 2-0 to register their first win of the season.The U’s bagged both of their goals in the opening quarter of the game, to make it four points from six in League Two.Colchester went ahead in the eighth minute through the impressive Courtney Senior, who collected possession midway insi...Full Story »

Hibs boss Neil Lennon surprised more suitors have not emerged for John McGinn

Posted Monday, August 06, 2018 by PA32 hits

Hibernian head coach Neil Lennon is similarly surprised more suitors have not emerged for John McGinn as he was when clubs passed up the chance to sign Virgil van Dijk from Celtic.Lennon’s faith in Van Dijk was vindicated when the Dutch defender moved to Liverpool in a £75million deal less than five years after he signed him for Celtic, and two and a half years after Southampton boug...Full Story »

Kilmarnock boss Clarke hails his side’s patience after beating St Johnstone

Posted Sunday, August 05, 2018 by PA8 hits

Steve Clarke praised his side’s patience after two second-half goals earned Kilmarnock a 2-0 opening Ladbrokes Premiership win over St Johnstone.Goals from defender Scott Boyd and new signing Mikael Ndjoli were enough to give Killie their first three points of the season at Rugby Park.The Killie boss felt his side got more room in the second half which allowed players such as Jordan Jones ...Full Story »

John McGreal happy to prove bookies wrong

Posted Sunday, August 05, 2018 by PA5 hits

Colchester boss John McGreal was happy to prove the bookies wrong by holding hotly-tipped promotion favourites Notts County to a coupon-busting goalless draw.The U’s almost snatched a winner when Tom Eastman struck the upright with 15 minutes remaining as impressive goalkeeping from Colchester’s Dillon Barnes ensured County fired a blank.And manager McGreal lauded the performanc...Full Story »

New Shrews manager John Askey banned from dugout for Bradford opener

Posted Friday, August 03, 2018 by PA12 hits

Shrewsbury will not have new boss John Askey on the touchline for Saturday’s Sky Bet League One home clash with Bradford.Askey, who left Macclesfield to take charge at New Meadow in June, will be serving a ban from his time with his previous club for the first two matches of the Shrews’ season.Toto Nsiala and Jon Nolan are set to miss the game after being the subject of bids from an ...Full Story »

Cheltenham boss Johnson waiting on injuries

Posted Friday, August 03, 2018 by PA18 hits

Cheltenham have a few injury concerns ahead of their Sky Bet League Two opener against Crawley.Robins boss Gary Johnson has said there are several “niggly” problems but refused to divulge the identity of the concerns.Striker Brian Graham will play no part after he left the club to join Ross County on Thursday.New signings Liam McAlinden, Manny Daku and Jacob Maddox are in line for th...Full Story »

St Johnstone through with win over Forfar

Posted Sunday, July 29, 2018 by PA22 hits

St Johnstone recovered from a first-half scare to book their passage to the last 16 of the Betfred Cup with a 3-1 win at Forfar.Goals either side of the interval from strikers Tony Watt and David McMillan deflated the League One part-timers, who had snatched an early advantage.Former Cardiff winger Matty Kennedy then delivered a stunning debut strike to make the result safe.Forfar had to win to ...Full Story »

Tommy Wright demands more from St Johnstone players despite victory over Falkirk

Posted Wednesday, July 25, 2018 by PA15 hits

St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright accepted there was still room for improvement after seeing his team pick up a 1-0 win over Falkirk in the Betfred Cup.Stefan Scougall’s well-worked goal in the first half proved enough for Saints to see off their Championship visitors in a tight game of few opportunities.The hosts were deserved winners, but for all their possession were unable to fashion regu...Full Story »

Stefan Scougall strike gives St Johnstone victory over Falkirk

Posted Wednesday, July 25, 2018 by PA16 hits

St Johnstone moved top of Betfred Cup Group B after Stefan Scougall’s goal earned a 1-0 win over Falkirk.Manager Tommy Wright made it clear before the game he wanted two wins from their final two matches to make sure of qualification to the next round, and he got the perfect start in an even tie.Falkirk were competitive, but never really threatened the Saints goal and Scougall’s well...Full Story »

Tommy Wright unhappy with ‘wasteful’ St Johnstone after 1-0 win at Montrose

Posted Sunday, July 22, 2018 by PA26 hits

Boss Tommy Wright described St Johnstone as “wasteful” following the narrow 1-0 Betfred Cup win over Montrose at Links Park.Tony Watt, making his full debut after signing on a one-year deal earlier in the month, lit up a dull first half in the 35th minute when he headed in a Scott Tanser cross first to grab his maiden Saints goal.Montrose goalkeeper Jordan Millar made two terrific sa...Full Story »

Tommy Wright: Final touch evaded St Johnstone

Posted Sunday, July 15, 2018 by PA29 hits

Tommy Wright admits shot-shy St Johnstone lacked a killer touch as they kicked-off their Betfred Cup campaign with a goalless draw at home to East Fife.Top-flight Saints bossed the possession stakes but were unable to convert that to goals as Darren Young’s Ladbrokes League One side stuck to their defensive task.In the end, Wright’s Perth outfit had to be content with a bonus point a...Full Story »

John Stones says Colombia are the 'dirtiest' team he has ever faced

Posted Friday, July 06, 2018 by Skysports.com103 hits

England defender John Stones has described Colombia as the dirtiest team he has ever faced. Gareth Southgate's England side beat Colombia 4-3 on penalties on Tuesday evening after an ill-tempered 1-1 draw in Moscow to set up a quarter-final clash with Sweden. Wilmar Barrios appeared to bump his head into Jordan Henderson's chin inside the box as England prepared for a free-kick in the first ...Full Story »

John Terry enjoys Mykonos holiday wife Toni as she poses in a blue bikini

Posted Tuesday, June 05, 2018 by hits

JOHN TERRY looked happy as his wife posed in a blue bikini on holiday. Toni and the former Chelsea captain were all smiles as they were snapped in Mykonos on Monday. John Terry and his wife Toni are on holiday in Mykonos Terry and his other half are taking some time off in Greece following the centre-back's Championship play-off heartbreak with Aston Villa. They have been joined by their 12-...Full Story »

Republic of Ireland vs USA - John O’Shea has one eye on management

Posted Friday, June 01, 2018 by PA128 hits

John O’Shea will call time on his 17-year Republic of Ireland career with one eye already on a move into management.The 37-year-old Sunderland defender will make his 118th and last senior appearance for his country against the United States at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday having already indicated he would like another season in club football when his current deal at the Stadium of Light e...Full Story »

John Terry won't return to Aston Villa for for second season in Championship

Posted Thursday, May 31, 2018 by ESPN95 hits

John Terry is leaving Aston Villa after failing to win promotion to the Premier League.Nigel French/PA Wire John Terry has left Aston Villa after Saturday's defeat against Fulham in the Championship playoff final, both the club and the player announced on Wednesday. The former Chelsea captain played a key role in helping Villa to the brink of promotion to the Premier League, making 32 Champion...Full Story »

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