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Charlton Athletic: The club that never gives up

Charlton Athletic has always been known as a team who never stands down even in the darkest of times. The Addicks have endured hugely tiring times in their 114-year history from losing The Valley to Roland Duchatlet’s ownership of the club, but Charlton never gave up. The South-London outfit is once again suffering at the hands of rogue owners, this ...

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Summer Transfer window could be extended

The summer transfer window could be extended until January next year, as the coronavirus epidemic continues to cause havoc to football. Currently the transfer window is due to open for Premier League and EFL clubs in July and August but, with nobody having any idea when football is likely to resume again, those plans will need to be revisited. EFL ...

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Teenage midfielder visits Arsenal training ground

Birmingham City teenage midfielder Jude Bellingham has visited the Manchester United training ground with his parents. The 16 year old, who, in August, beat the record of Trevor Francis to become the youngest man ever to play for Birmingham City, is a player much in demand, both domestically and across Europe. Recently it was reported that Borussia Dortmund were prepared ...

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Tottenham closing in on Sessegnon

Spurs are on the brink of beating off competition from Inter Milan and Borussia Dortmund to land long-term target Ryan Sessegnon from Fulham. The North Londoners have long been linked with a  move for the 19 year old, who is keen to leave Fulham after they were relegated back to the Championship at the end of last season. The one ...

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Lampard set to take over at Chelsea

Chelsea are set to appoint Frank Lampard as their new manager, although not without their fair share of dramas along the way. Outgoing boss Maurizio Sarri ignored last minute pleas to say by the Stamford Bridge hierarchy, with The Sun reporting that he rejected the offer because he felt “violated” by abusive fans. Instead, he will take up the vacant ...

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Manchester United make contact over Sessegnon

Manchester United have contacted Fulham to make enquiries about their 19-year old Ryan Sessegnon. That is according to Sky Sports. The England under-21 international is thought to be reluctant to spend another season playing in the Championship following the club’s relegation at the end of the season, and with just one year left on his current deal at Craven Cottage, ...

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How does English Football League Pyramid System works?

Introduction English football is arranged into a system of inter-connected leagues arranged in a pyramid system, ranging from the Premier League at the top down to a whole series of non-league teams comprising amateurs playing in parks and Sunday league football at the bottom. In theory a team that started at the very bottom could work its way up to ...

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EFL Championship Game Week 11 Roundup

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Leeds return to the top of the Championship table: Leeds beat their Yorkshire rivals Hull one nil on Tuesday night to regain top spot in the Championship table. A second-half goal from Tyler Roberts proved to be the winning goal for Marcelo Bielsa’s side. Leeds wasted some guilt edge chances to kill off the game in the first half. The ...

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EFL Championship Week 9 Roundup

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Birmingham shock Leeds as Bielsa admits he got his tactics wrong: Birmingham City secured their first win of the league season with a gritty 2-1 win over Leeds at Elland Road. Two first-half goals by Che Adams ended Leeds eight-game unbeaten start to the season. The opening goal came in the 8th minute as the Birmingham striker’s long-range shot deceived ...

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EFL Championship Game Week 8 Roundup

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Welsh wizard Roberts scores twice to keep Leeds top: Leeds produced a dominant display to beat Preston three-nil at Elland Road on Tuesday night. Leeds captain Liam Cooper opened the scoring in the 37th minute when he headed in a Barry Douglas corner. Preston nearly made Leeds pay for squandering some great goalscoring chances when they had a goal correctly ...

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