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A view of Leeds' Elland Road stadium

Leeds United on verge of takeover

Bahrain-based investment bank GFH Capital are poised to complete their takeover of Leeds, the two parties have said today.

Chris Kirkland was shoved in the face amid ugly scenes at the game between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough on Friday night.

Fan jailed over pitch assault on England goalkeeper Chris Kirkland

A football fan who admitted attacking goalkeeper Chris Kirkland during a televised football match was jailed today for 16 weeks.

Jones urges the majority of fans to stand up to thugs

The Sheffield Wednesday manager, Dave Jones, has called on fans to "police their own" in the wake of goalkeeper Chris Kirkland being attacked by a Leeds fan during Friday night's Yorkshire derby at Hillsborough.

Police identify Sheffield Wednesday goalkeeper attacker

A hooligan who ran on to the pitch and assaulted a goalkeeper during a Championship football match last night has been identified by police.

Sheffield Wednesday striker Jay Bothroyd scored the opener

Dave Jones: Ban Leeds fans after attack on Chris Kirkland

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El Hadji Diouf has claimed major figures at Liverpool “cannot stand” Steven Gerrard

El Hadji Diouf: Steven Gerrard is an egomaniac, everyone hates him

El Hadji Diouf has claimed major figures at Liverpool "cannot stand" Steven Gerrard and that the club captain cares only about himself.

Brendan Rodgers’ Liverpool sit 14th in the Premier League

Reading failure made me more ruthless, says Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool manager, who faces former club today, learnt lessons from time at Madejski

El-Hadji Diouf and Steven Gerrard clash in 2010

El-Hadji Diouf: 'Nobody can stand Steven Gerrard at Liverpool'

El-Hadji Diouf has launched a stinging attack on Steven Gerrard, a player he failed to see eye-to-eye with when the pair played together at Liverpool.

Hull manager Steve Bruce

Championship preview: Hull could encounter more problems at Sheffield Wednesday

Steve Bruce hasn't been short of plaudits since he returned to management at Hull with national media pundits lining up to laud his achievements in bouncing back from an unceremonious exit at Sunderland. The only problem was, the season was only six games old.

Keith Curle: 'I used to run games from the side of the pitch. I don't do that now.'

Keith Curle: Determined to end Notts County's chequered past

After five years working for Neil Warnock, the new Magpies manager wants to follow in his footsteps

Frank Dudley

Frank Dudley: Free-scoring footballer of the 1940s and '50s

He created a record when his first three goals of the 1953-54 season were all for different clubs

Early promise: Luke Varney marked his debut for Leeds with a goal

New signings lift Leeds after takeover bid fails

Leeds United 4 Shrewsbury Town 0

Leeds' Robert Snodgrass celebrates scoring against Cardiff yesterday

Leeds captain Robert Snodgrass set for Elland Road exit

Robert Snodgrass has left Leeds' training camp after being given permission to speak to an unnamed Barclays Premier League club, believed to be Norwich.

Steven Whittaker injured as Norwich beat Celtic in pre-season friendly

Norwich's 1-0 friendly win over Celtic at Parkhead last night came at a price when new signing Steven Whittaker limped off in the first half with an ankle injury.

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