Liverpool are looking to respond to last weekend's defeat to Aston Villa
Sunday 20 November 2011
Third-placed Middlesbrough were held 2-2 by Blackpool, Boro's sixth Championship draw in nine home games as stalemates hinder their progress. Scott McDonald twice gave Boro the lead, but Jonjo Shelvey's fifth goal in four games made Pool's point. "The result is frustrating – but not the way we played," said Boro's manager, Tony Mowbray.
Thursday 10 November 2011
It is a question which can never be answered, but it is a compelling one in any examination of Jimmy Adamson's life and work. Would England have won the World Cup in 1966 if the unobtrusive but authoritative North-easterner had accepted the invitation to become manager of the national team? After he rejected the opportunity, the job of replacing Walter Winterbottom went to Alf Ramsey instead, and the result was the most glorious triumph in the history of the English game.
Sunday 06 November 2011
We have lost faith in the bankers and politicans, please don't let it happen in sport as well. It sickens me that the Pakistani cricketers, Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir, cheated by deliberately bowling no-balls. I think it is absolutely right to send them to jail. Sport should be sacred and what those three did totally abuses what we all go into it for.
Wednesday 26 October 2011
Crystal Palace maintained their fine recent form to reach the quarter-finals of the League Cup for the first time in nine years, beating Championship leaders Southampton 2-0 at Selhurst Park last night.
Sunday 28 August 2011
The perfect Championship starts achieved by Southampton and Derby County came to a grinding halt as the Saints lost a thriller at Leicester City, 3-2, Darius Vassell, Richie Wellens and a Richard Lambert own goal saw the Foxes win at home for the first time this season, while Charlie Austin scored both goals in Burnley's 2-1 defeat of the Rams at Pride Park for the Clarets' first League win of the season.
Friday 05 August 2011
New signing Tyrone Mears has broken his leg in training, less than a week after joining the club.
Sunday 31 July 2011
Sunday 31 July 2011
Saturday 30 July 2011
Bolton have signed Burnley midfielder Chris Eagles and defender Tyrone Mears on three-year deals.
Friday 29 July 2011
Bolton have completed the signings of Chris Eagles and Tyrone Mears from Burnley.
Tuesday 19 July 2011
Lancashire gave him to London and Lancashire will take him back.
Tuesday 31 May 2011
Thursday 26 May 2011
Paul Lambert insists leaving Norwich never crossed his mind and, with speculation over his future now put to bed, the Scottish manager can focus on a summer recruitment drive to help the Canaries stay in the Barclays Premier League.
Thursday 05 May 2011
Leeds and Burnley have been charged by the Football Association with failing to ensure that their players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion and/or refrained from provocative behaviour.
Sunday 24 April 2011
Chris Eagles scored twice as Burnley kept hopes of a top six finish alive, coming from behind to win 4-2 at Derby County. Trailing 2-1 just before the hour, the Clarets levelled when one of the Rams' goalscorers, Jamie Ward, gave away a penalty and was sent off. Eagles scored from the rebound after Brad Jones saved his penalty and Burnley pressed home their advantage, goals by Wade Elliott and Chris McCann wrapping up the win.
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