Southend United had made a concerted effort to land disgruntled Rangers midfielder Harry Forrester at the start of the summer, however manager Phil Brown doesn’t reckon it will come off according to the Basildon, Canvey and Southend Echo. In spite of Southend’s interest, the Rangers midfielder chose to stay put at Ibrox and, instead, fight [...] The post Southend United manager “does not expect” Rangers midfielder capture appeared first on The72.
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Blackburn Rovers have completed the signing of Reading striker Dominic Samuel for an undisclosed fee, as reported on the club’s official website. Blackburn had been linked with Samuel for a couple of weeks, but fans were forced to wait over a week for the transfer to finally go through. The 23-year-old striker has signed a three-year [...] The post Blackburn Rovers fans react to signing of Championship striker appeared first on The72.
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Twenty seven goals in that wonder campaign from Daryl Murphy is unlikely to be repeated anytime soon but can Town find a prolific striker before the season starts?
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Ahead of their friendly against Chelsea, The Red Devils have unveiled their home, away and goalkeeper kit. Crawley’s home kit is red and white while the away kit is light blue. The goalkeeper’s kit is green. All three kits have mostly received good feedback, so let’s see how Twitter reacted. 3️⃣ | Thoughts then, Reds [...] The post Crawley Town unveil their kits for the 2017-18 season – Twitter reacts appeared first on The72.
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Bradford City have taken former Brighton & Hove Albion skipper Gordon Greer to their pre-season training camp in Austria, with a view that he will end the Bantams’ search for a new centre-half. The defender has played for nine teams over the last 17 years, starting his career at Scottish side Clyde. Greer made 30 [...] The post Who is Bradford City trialist Gordon Greer? appeared first on The72.
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Norwich City have signed James Husband from Middlesbrough for an undisclosed fee as confirmed by the club website. The 23-year-old defender joined Middlesbrough back in 2014 but has always struggled to break into the first team at the Riverside. He was unable to oust fellow Doncaster Rovers alum George Friend from the starting spot and [...] The post Norwich City sign Middlesbrough defender for undisclosed fee appeared first on The72.
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Bradford City boss Stuart McCall wants to sign former Blackburn Rovers defender Gordon Greer, according to Sunday’s print edition of The Sun. Greer, 36, was one of several players released by Blackburn at the end of last season following their relegation from the Championship. Now a free agent, he is free to join another club [...] The post Bradford City want to sign former Blackburn Rovers defender appeared first on The72.
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At the moment Leeds are enjoying a decent run out at Nethermoor as the Whites take on Guiseley. With half-time looming, Leeds have a commanding 3-1 lead. Stuart Dallas (2) and Marcus Antonsson have been the goalscorers for the Whites in their strongest XI, with one of Guiseley’s four trialists replying for the hosts. But the biggest news [...] The post Leeds United new signing to backroom staff appeared first on The72.
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Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce is hoping to complete the signing of Manchester United goalkeeper Sam Johnstone within the next 48 hours according to the club’s official website. The 24-year-old former England Under-20 international keeper spent the second half of last season on loan at Villa Park with the player being some way from the [...] The post Bruce hoping to complete signing of keeper by Sunday appeared first on The72.
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Premier League side Watford are interested in signing Middlesbrough defender George Friend this summer, according to The Mirror. Following their relegation from the Premier League last season, Middlesbrough have appointed former Leeds United boss Garry Monk as their new manager. Monk’s first task will be to build a squad capable of challenging for promotion this [...] The post Middlesbrough defender leaving could be good news for Hull City appeared first on The72.
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