All posts tagged "English Championship"

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    Leeds Owner Reveals January Talks with Ibrahimovic and Cavani

    Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani has revealed he held talks during the January transfer window with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edinson Cavani. Back in the winter window, Swedish legend Ibrahimovic, now 38, was looking for a new club in Europe after a successful spell with LA Galaxy in MLS, whilst Cavani was kicking...

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    Barcelona Given Special Dispensation to Sign Middlesbrough Flop Martin Braithwaite

    Leo Messi looks set to get a new striking partner – with Middlesbrough flop Martin Braithwaite on the brink of signing for Barcelona this evening. Of course, with the transfer window now slammed shut, teams can’t typically sign players, but the La Liga giants were given special dispensation to sign the Danish...

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    Charlton Boss Lee Bowyer Claims He’s ‘Over the Moon’ with Joe Aribo’s Rangers Progression

    Charlton manager Lee Bowyer has performed a dramatic u-turn and claimed he’s delighted with Joe Aribo‘s progression since moving to Rangers – and even insisted he’s ‘over the moon’ to see the Nigerian international flourish north of the border. As we told you at the time, Bowyer was criticised by Gers supporters...

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    Celtic Reportedly Table Bid of £3M for Oxford United’s Shandon Baptiste

    Celtic have made a late move in the transfer window this afternoon for Oxford United’s Shandon Baptiste, according to reports emanating from England. The Hoops have already forked out a combined £5.5 million during the January transfer window on midfielder Ismaila Soro and striker Patryk Klimala and manager Neil Lennon seemed to...

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    Video: Wayne Rooney Curls Home His First Goal for Derby County

    Wayne Rooney properly announced his return to English football tonight by scoring his first goal for Derby County. The England and Manchester United all-time top-scorer returned to play for the Championship club officially at the turn of the year, and made his debut in the 2-1 win over Barnsley on January 2....

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    A Lot of Hibs Fans Are Hoping Efe Ambrose Returns to Easter Road This Month

    Plenty of Hibs supporters are hoping manager Jack Ross can orchestrate a move to bring back Efe Ambrose before the January transfer window slams shut. The 31-year-old centre-back is currently without a club after signing for then Derby County boss Frank Lampard, although Ambrose failed to make any appearances for the Rams...

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    Middlesbrough Fans Are Absolutely Raving About ‘Magician’ Patrick Roberts

    Middlesbrough supporters reckon they’ve found a new fan favourite after Patrick Roberts‘ brilliant league debut for the club yesterday. The 22-year-old attacker has joined the English Championship club on-loan until the end of the season, and made his first appearance for the Yorkshire side in last weekend’s FA Cup tie with Jose...

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    Peterborough’s Barry Fry Claims Rangers’ Greg Docherty is Close to Moving to the English Championship

    Rangers midfielder Greg Docherty is close to joining an English Championship side, according to Peterborough United supremo Barry Fry. Docherty spent last season on-loan in England’s League One at Shrewsbury Town and became an extremely popular character at New Meadow, scoring an impressive ten goals to help stave off the threat of...

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    Plenty of Celtic Fans Left Underwhelmed by Reports of a Move for Jordan Rhodes

    Celtic are being linked with a surprise move for striker Jordan Rhodes in the January transfer window – and plenty of Hoops supporters don’t seem exactly thrilled about it. With Leigh Griffiths and Vakoun Bayo struggling to maintain their fitness for any prolonged period of time this season, Neil Lennon is thought...

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    Hearts Boss Daniel Stendel Says Barnsley Never Explained Their Reasons For Sacking Him

    Hearts have finally appointed Daniel Stendel as their new manager – but it seems the German coach’s bitter dispute with his former club Barnsley is still rumbling on. Having won promotion to the English Championship from League One last season – ahead of Jack Ross’s Sunderland side – Stendel was given the...