Walsall goalkeeper Liam Roberts has signed a new two-and-a-half year contract with the club, confirmed by BBC Sport. The 23-year-old keeper’s new deal keeps him at the Banks’s Stadium until the summer of 2020. Roberts has been with The Saddlers since the age of 14, coming through the Academy system and breaking into the first-team this [...] The post Walsall goalkeeper signs new two-and-a-half-year deal appeared first on The72.
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Gillingham’s 2-1 win over Northampton has left the Gills six points away from Steve Lovell’s 50 points target for the season. Manager Steve Lovell praised his side’s magnificent first half showing on Tuesday night’s 2-1 win over Northampton. Lovell stated that he is happy that the Gills have got to 44 points and believes they are getting [...] The post Gillingham edge closer to Lovell’s 50-point target appeared first on The72.
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Young Arsenal defender Krystian Bielik is hoping to rejoin former club Birmingham City when his contract at the Emirates Stadium expires in the summer according to the Birmingham Mail. The 20-year-old Poland born centre-back has failed to make an impact with The Gunners and is unlikely to remain in North London beyond his current deal. [...] The post Arsenal defender wants return to former club Birmingham City appeared first on The72.
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The EFL have now released the candidates for the January Goal of the Month competition for the Championship, League One and League Two.
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Charlton Athletic will be looking to record a fourth straight victory in Sky Bet League One when they take on managerless Oxford United at The Valley this afternoon. The Addicks have returned to form in recent weeks with victories over Oldham Athletic, Bury and Walsall and Karl Robinson’s men now find themselves just one point [...] The post PREVIEW: Charlton Athletic v Oxford United appeared first on The72.
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EFL Championship side Leeds United have signed West Bromwich Albion striker Tyler Roberts. The fee is undisclosed but is believed to be in the region of £2.5 million. Roberts signs for Leeds having spent the first half of the season on loan at Walsall in League One. He played 19 games for the Saddlers, and [...] The post Leeds United sign West Bromwich Albion youngster appeared first on The72.
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Walsall are closing in on signing Arsenal’s Krystian Bielik on loan according to a report from Football Insider. The 20-year-old defender, who has been capped by the Poland U19s twice, is a highly rated defender in Arsenal’s academy but has been struggling with injury over the last few months. He has been out for three [...] The post Walsall closing in on loan signing of Arsenal defender appeared first on The72.
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According to the Birmingham Mail, Birmingham City are interested in bringing in experienced defender Charlie Mulgrew from League One side Blackburn Rovers. The former Celtic man has been influential in Blackburn’s good season so far. Earlier on in the month, it was reported that he attracted the attention of a number of Premier League clubs. [...] The post Birmingham City looking to sign Blackburn Rovers defender appeared first on The72.
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Leeds United will look to make a move to make Matthew Pennington’s loan deal at the club a permanent one according to a report from Yorkshire Evening Post journalist Phil Hay. The 23-year-old defender came through the Everton academy and after loan spells at clubs such as Coventry City and Walsall, he would then move [...] The post Leeds United will look to make permanent move for on-loan defender appeared first on The72.
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Rotherham United are keen on a move for Walsall midfielder Erhun Oztumer, according to the Express and Star. The Millers boss Paul Warne is a big fan of the Turkish midfielder and says he would be very interested if he became available. Oztumer has been in impressive form for League One side Walsall over the [...] The post Rotherham United keen on move for Walsall star appeared first on The72.
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