Tag Archives: EFL

Justin Edinburgh’s memorial service attended by Teddy Sheringham and Sol Campbell as ex-pros pay their respects to Leyton Orient manager

By | 16th July 2019

PLAYERS past and present gathered today to remember and celebrate the life of former Tottenham star Justin Edinburgh. The Leyton Orient manager passed away on June 8 aged 49 after suffering a cardiac arrest earlier that week. Edinburgh spent 18 months in charge at Brisbane Road, guiding the club back into the EFL last season […]


Accrington Stanley beat Marseille in pre-season friendly and claim they have ‘crashed Twitter’

By | 12th July 2019

ACCRINGTON STANLEY “crashed” Twitter last night after the League One side incredibly beat nine-time French champions Marseille. The Ligue 1 side boasted World Cup winner Florian Thauvin and former West Ham superstar Dimitri Payet among their ranks. But that was not enough to see off Stanley, whose goals from Sean McConville and Offrande Zanzala made […]


Bolton accuse Laurence Bassini of threatening emails, texts and calls after failed takeover

By | 12th July 2019

BOLTON have accused Laurence Bassini of sending “threatening” emails, texts and calls to the club since his failed takeover bid. The British businessman told talkSPORT this morning that he has been given £25million by West Ham co-owner David Sullivan to help him buy Wanderers. Bassini has not given up hope of completing his takeover of […]


Barcelona complete signing of 16-year-old English sensation Louie Barry from West Brom after he turned down PSG

By | 11th July 2019

BARCELONA have won the race to sign 16-year-old English whizz-kid Louie Barry from West Brom after he snubbed PSG. The Baggies offered the youngster a professional deal but the highly sought after striker turned them down – as well as the French champions – to join the Catalan giants. PSG were keen on signing the […]

Bolton Wanderers owe £6,000 in cheese pasties as £25MILLION financial troubles are laid bare

By | 10th July 2019

BOLTON’S financial crisis is so deep they even owe £6,000 to a local pasty company. The League One club are poised to be sold to Football Ventures, the company chosen as the preferred bidder by the administrators. And those administrators have some shocking details in their reports about the financial mismanagement of the once-Premier League […]

AFC Wimbledon to name stadium after fans – and even the URINALS can be named

By | 8th July 2019

AFC WIMBLEDON are launching a share scheme which will see their new Plough Lane stadium named after FANS. The original Crazy Gang club will also offer supporters naming rights on goalposts, corner flags, seats, turnstiles, beer taps . . . even the toilets! Manager Wally Downes said: “No other club has done anything like this. “I can see […]

Bournemouth agree £4m transfer fee with Luton for full-back Jack Stacey

By | 7th July 2019

BOURNEMOUTH have agreed a £4million fee for Jack Stacey. The Cherries had three bids rejected for the Luton full-back but have finally struck a deal. Stacey, 23, will undergo a medical on Monday morning having already agreed personal terms. He was named the club’s young player of the season last term as he helped Luton […]

Vegan club Forest Green unveil new kit made out of bamboo with zebra stripes to ‘confuse opponents’

By | 5th July 2019

FOREST GREEN ROVERS have today unveiled the world’s first bamboo football kit – along with zebra stripes to CONFUSE opponents. The League Two club are already certified as the first to be carbon neutral on the planet. And now they want to encourage all English teams to manufacture kits that are made from 100 per […]

Stevenage release bizarre new Burger King away kit with mustard and ketchup splattered on front

By | 3rd July 2019

STEVENAGE will be sponsored by Burger King this season – and the players will look like they work there. The League Two club released their home and away kits – and they went down a treat on social media. The home shirt is red and white stripes with the fast food logo emblazoned in the […]

Lee Cattermole nears Steve Bruce reunion at Sheff Wed after Sunderland deal is terminated

By | 1st July 2019

LEE CATTERMOLE is closing in on a move to Sheffield Wednesday after terminating his contract with Sunderland. The tough-tackling midfielder, 31, left the Stadium of Light following a ten-year stint that ended in Wembley promotion heartache. A statement from the League One club, who are desperate to trim their wage bill, confirmed his departure on […]