Derby County manager Frank Lampard feels confident in starting back-up goalkeeper Kelle Roos after his performances in the Rams’ last two matches. Roos started during Derby’s thrilling FA Cup replay penalty shootout victory over Southampton earlier this week, and with Scott Carson missing today’s 2-1 victory over Reading at Pride Park with a knee injury, [...] The post Derby County manager heaps praise on back-up goalkeeper appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Grimsby Town will not be signing Hull City defender Adam Curry, according to BBC Humberside Sport. The 21-year-old was on trial with the Mariners last week and played for their reserves against Port Vale. However, the League Two side won’t be bringing him in permanently this month. Their boss, Michael Jolley, has told Humberside Sport: [...] The post Grimsby Town will not be signing Hull City defender appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Hull City defender Adam Curry is on trial at Grimsby Town, according to journalist Mike White on Twitter. The 21-year-old is playing for the Mariners’ reserve side against Port Vale today and the League Two side will cast an eye on his performance. Curry joined Hull in 2015 from non-league side South Shields and has since been [...] The post Hull City defender is on trial at Grimsby Town appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Blackburn Rovers are expected to send out a host of youngsters on loan for the rest of the season, the Lancashire Telegraph are reporting. A selection of the club’s youngsters have returned to Ewood Park following the end of their loan spells away throughout the first half of the season. Blackburn Rovers defensive duo Matty [...] The post Host of Blackburn Rovers players set for loan switches this January appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Aston Villa could face competition from both Middlesbrough and West Bromwich Albion if they opt to make a move for Brentford midfielder Romaine Sawyers in the current transfer window according to reports by Birmingham Live. Villa boss Dean Smith is a huge fan of the 27-year-old Birmingham-born midfield ace with the pair having worked together [...] The post Aston Villa could face battle from two rival clubs in race to sign Brentford ace appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Oldham Athletic are close to appointing Pete Wild as the new permanent manager, according to the Daily Mail. Oldham Athletic are close to appointing Pete Wild as new permanent manager, following impressive record as caretaker manager. Pete Wild was appointed Oldham Athletic’s caretaker manager on 27 December, after the club sacked Frankie Bunn. A 6-0 [...] The post Oldham Athletic close to appointing new manager appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Blackburn Rovers youngsters Matty Platt and Sam Hart have returned to Ewood park after their loan spells with League One sides Accrington Stanley and Rochdale respectively. Blackburn Rovers announced on their club website that young defenders Matty Platt and Sam Hart have ended their loan spells with Accrington Stanley and Rochdale. Rovers left-back Sam Hart [...] The post Blackburn Rovers loan defensive duo return to Ewood Park appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Pete Wild delivers three points in his first game as caretaker manager with a 4-1 win over Port Vale. Pete Wild’s starting eleven consisted of Iversen, Hamer, Clarke ©, Edmundson, Hunt, Lang, Lyden, Missilou, Nepomuceno, Maouche, O’Grady. The host attacked early on, Luke Hannant chipped an effort into Daniel Iversen’s hands and then Ben Whitfield forced [...] The post “Being a Latics fan is such an emotional rollercoaster” – Oldham Athletic fans react to 4-1 away win at Port Vale appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Aston Villa are keen to bring in playmaker Romaine Sawyers from Championship rivals Brentford, according to Sky Sports News. In the run up to the January transfer window, Aston Villa have been heavily linked with Brentford players as Dean Smith looks to reinforce his squad heading into their Championship promotion fight. The72 reported this morning [...] The post Aston Villa linked with another Brentford star as Dean Smith plans raid on former club appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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Scunthorpe United loanee Jak Alnwick is thought to be keen to extend his loan spell at Glanford Park into the New Year according to reports by the Scottish Sun. The 25-year-old Hexham-born goalkeeper joined The Iron from Glasgow giants Rangers in August on an initial loan deal until January and the player has impressed in [...] The post Out of favour Rangers keeper hoping to extend Scunthorpe United loan appeared first on The 72 - We Love the Football League.
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|Port Vale's Results|
|Jan 19||Crawley Town||1 - 0||A|
|Jan 12||Colchester United||0 - 3||H|
|Jan 8||Shrewsbury Town||1 - 1||H|
|Port Vale's Fixtures|
|Jan 22||Bristol Rovers||A|
|Jan 26||Carlisle United||H|
|Feb 2||Tranmere Rovers||H|
|League Two Table|