One thing that Leeds United had been crying out for under the lean years of Massimo Cellino’s reign was a creative #10. There were flirtations with that position during those times, indeed during last season and the Garry Monk years, but nothing seemed to stick on a permanent basis. Supposed Brazilian wonderkid Adryan was brought [...] The post Saiz and Hernandez could be Leeds United passer doble appeared first on The72.
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New Leeds United manager Paul Heckingbottom is still searching for his first win in charge of the club, as the Whites face a tough trip to Derby County tomorrow night. Ahead of the midweek round of fixtures, Derby currently sit 4th in the Championship table, three points adrift of Cardiff City, who occupy the final [...] The post Match Preview: Derby County vs Leeds United appeared first on The72.
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You may be surprised at some of the midfielders in the Championship who are out of contract in the summer. Here are 5 who as it stands are set to leave on free transfers- Joe Ledley- The Wales international joined Derby County in August following his release by Crystal Palace at the end of last [...] The post 5 Championship midfielders out of contract in the summer appeared first on The72.
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Leeds United are interested in a summer move for Bristol City midfielder Josh Brownhill, according to the Derby Telegraph, via the Sun. Leeds were amongst a host of clubs linked with a move for Brownhill in the January window. Derby County, Bournemouth, Leicester City, Newcastle United and Burnley were all rumoured to be targeting a [...] The post Leeds United linked with summer move for Bristol City midfielder appeared first on The72.
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The East Anglian Derby between Ipswich Town and Norwich City lived up to it’s high expectations and here are three things we can learn from their most recent meeting. Luke Chambers gave Ipswich an 89th-minute lead, heading home Martyn Waghorn’s corner. However Timm Klose levelled late in added time to rescue a point for the [...] The post Three things we can learn from Ipswich Town’s derby point appeared first on The72.
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Timm Klose’s late header rescued a point in the dying moments for Norwich City, denying Ipswich Town a first Derby win since 2009. Both sides entered the fixture locked on 44 points, sitting 13th and 12th in the Sky Bet Championship table respectively. However League formalities were put to one side as local pride was [...] The post Derby drama as Norwich salvage a late point appeared first on The72.
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Paul Heckingbottom took control of Leeds for the second game today, his first game in charge of the Whites at Elland Road. His first game in charge, the Yorkshire derby against Sheffield United at Bramall Lane last weekend, saw him suffer a début loss. This came from a brace from ex-White Billy Sharp that was [...] The post Leeds United crumble early against Bristol City – fan reactions appeared first on The72.
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Sheffield Wednesday were able to hold Premier League Swansea City to a goalless draw, denying the returning Carlos Carvalhal a win. The Owls finally got their first league win on Tuesday night when they beat Derby County 2-0 and they were hoping to build on that in this cup match. However the big story revolved [...] The post Reactions from Hillsborough as Sheffield Wednesday deny Carlos Carvalhal a win on his return appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 01:31 pm on The 72
If we draw at the other place tomorrow then some might see it as a step in the right direction. For me however, only a win will do.
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It emerged yesterday that former Derby County and Spurs midfielder Simon Dawkins, who had two seasons at the iPro, has been released by MLS side San José Earthquakes with news coming via their official website. For their part, the ‘Quakes’ say that the parting came about after club and player “mutually agreed to part ways,” [...] The post Former Derby, Villa and Spurs midfielder released by MLS side appeared first on The72.
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|Derby County's Results|
|Feb 21||Leeds United||2 - 2||H|
|Feb 13||Sheffield Wednesday||0 - 2||A|
|Feb 10||Norwich City||1 - 1||H|