Fulham have been promoted to the Premier League after a 1-0 win over Aston Villa at Wembley yesterday. Tom Cairney’s neatly slotted goal midway through the first-half was enough to earn the Cottagers a famous win at the national stadium. Slavisa Jokanovic’s side had Dennis Odoi sent off in the second half but managed to [...] The post Fulham fans react to their Play-Off final win over Aston Villa appeared first on The72.
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The big news this week at Leeds United was that owner Andrea Radrizzani has courted investment from the San Francisco 49ers to the tune of around £10 million. Whilst investment in the club is welcome, in fact most welcome, what long-suffering Whites want more is twofold: results and success. For these fans, that money is [...] The post Leeds United ‘targets’ – £9m would bring attacking duo to Elland Road appeared first on The72.
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Premier League side Newcastle United and recently promoted Cardiff City and leading the race to sign Stoke City defender Ryan Shawcross, according to the latest odds given out by Bet Victor. Shawcross suffered relegation from the Premier League with the Potters this season, and has been tipped as one of many players who will leave [...] The post Newcastle United and Cardiff City lead the race for Stoke City defender appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 04:51 pm on The 72
The most expensive game in football takes place tomorrow, as Aston Villa meet Fulham at Wembley in the Sky Bet Championship Play-Off Final. The game is worth at least £160 million to the winners, with that figure potentially rising to £280 million if they manage to survive their first season back in the Premier League. [...] The post Fulham striker reveals his footballing heroes appeared first on The72.
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English Premier League club West Ham United could swoop to sign Reims goalkeeper Edouard Mendy from under the noses of Sky Bet Championship club Bristol City according to the Mirror. The 26-year-old Montivilliers born stopper is being hotly tipped to move to England after performing well in his homeland. Sky Bet Championship club Bristol City [...] The post Hammers set to swoop for Bristol City target appeared first on The72.
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Fulham want to sign Newcastle United’s Aleksandar Mitrovic on a permanent deal according to a report from the London Evening Standard. The 23-year-old striker signed for the Magpies back in 2015 and he has had a mixed time at St James Park. While he has shown obvious talent during this time there, it has often [...] The post Fulham want to sign Newcastle United striker on permanent deal appeared first on The72.
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Wolverhampton Wanderers are planning a double swoop on Europa League finalists Marseilles, according to a report in the Birmingham Mail. Wolves are already preparing for life back in the Premier League, and want to get their January business underway with the signings of Bouna Sarr and midfielder Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa from the French club. After winning [...] The post Wolves plot double raid on Marseilles appeared first on The72.
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One area where Leeds United suffered the most last season was in finding a consistent goal threat after the departure of the 30-goal Chris Wood to Premier League Burnley. Yes former League Two Player of the Season Kemar Roofe hit 11 goals and German loanee Pierre-Michel Lasogga hit 10, but there was no consistency. Both [...] The post Leeds United odds dramatically slashed in exciting striker capture appeared first on The72.
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Leeds United were linked with a move for Newcastle United midfielder Jack Colback back in January, and it seems that they may be given another chance to sign the 28-year-old, as he is set to be sold by the North East Premier League side. Colback has been on loan at Nottingham Forest since January, with [...] The post Former Leeds United target set to leave Premier League club appeared first on The72.
Published last Tuesday at 03:26 pm on The 72
Wolverhampton Wanderers have added FC Porto winger Yacine Brahimi to their wishlist this summer, according to reports coming out of Portugal. A Bola (via HITC) reports that Wolves will battle it out with Everton and Newcastle for Brahimi, who has a release clause of £52.7 million in his contract. The Algerian international has also received [...] The post Wolves chasing £50 million rated African international appeared first on The72.
Published last Tuesday at 02:36 pm on The 72