Swindon suffered a disappointing 2016-17 campaign. The Robins were relegated but much has changed since relegation. Town have brought in a new manager and they have signed many new players. So here are four reasons why Swindon will gain promotion this year. 1.) David Flitcroft has done it before Swindon’s new gaffer David Flitcroft has been promoted from [...] The post Opinion: Four reasons why Swindon will gain promotion appeared first on The72.
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Swindon Town are leading the race to sign Wigan Athletic’s Kaiyne Woolery on loan but they face competition from Forest Green Rovers according to a report from journalist Alan Nixon. Last year Wigan got a hell of a coup after signing Woolery from their Lancashire rivals Bolton Wanderers where he was seen as one of [...] The post Swindon Town lead race to sign Wigan Athletic striker though Forest Green Rovers also in chase appeared first on The72.
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As reported by the Liverpool Echo, Joe Williams is set to join Barnsley on loan until January. The midfielder hasn’t moved away from Goodison Park yet, so this will be his first stint away from The Toffees. He is expected to sign for Barnsley later this week. The 20-year-old was included in first-team squads last [...] The post Barnsley set to sign Everton midfielder on loan appeared first on The72.
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Brett Pitman’s move from Portman Road to Portsmouth’s Fratton Park has brought a sense of relief but also a sense of worry for Ipswich supporters. Following an impressive debut season where Pitman scored eleven times to become the Club’s top goalscorer, the striker could not recreate his successes for the Tractor Boys last term as [...] The post Ipswich Town: The attacking options following Pitman’s move away appeared first on The72.
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With the summer transfer window now in full swing, teams are starting to push transfers over the line, with clubs scrapping to get their business done ahead of their rivals. Join us once again for a streamlined look at every completed deal across the Championship. Aston Villa In – John Terry from Chelsea (Free) Out [...] The post Championship Transfer Roundup: the deals so far (11/7/17) appeared first on The72.
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Rotherham United have signed Kieffer Moore on loan from Ipswich Town for the season as confirmed by the club website. Moore hasn’t been at Ipswich for long as he only signed for them back in the January transfer window this year, joining the club from recently promoted Forest Green Rovers for a fee of £10K. [...] The post Rotherham United snap up Ipswich Town striker on loan appeared first on The72.
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Vanarama National League champions Lincoln City have tied down influential midfielder Alex Woodyard to an extended contract at Sincil Bank. The 24-year-old has signed fresh terms, keeping him at the club until the end of the 2018/19 campaign. Woodyard was the subject of significant interest from Sky Bet League One side and Lincoln’s county rivals [...] The post New Lincoln contract for key midfielder ends transfer speculation appeared first on The72.
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On Saturday, Ipswich Town start their set of pre-season friendlies, with a game against Irish Premier Division Drogheda United and the youth may have their say!
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With the window officially opening on the 1st, it’s been an incredibly busy opening few days as teams scrap to beat their rivals to key signings. Join us once more for a streamlined look at every completed deal across the Championship. Aston Villa In – N/A Out – Carlos Sanchez to Fiorentina (£2.55m), Bradley Watkins [...] The post Championship Transfer Roundup: the deals so far (2/7/17) appeared first on The72.
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Barnsley have signed Ethan Pinnock from Forest Green Rovers for an undisclosed fee as confirmed by the club website. The 24-year-old defender only joined Forest Green last summer from non-league side Dulwich Hamlet but he was able to make a big impression in his time at the club. His performances at the back were critical [...] The post Barnsley win race to sign Forest Green Rovers defender appeared first on The72.
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