Cup-fever will hit Sky Bet League Two club Coventry City again this afternoon when the Sky Blues travel to the Amex Stadium to face English Premier League outfit Brighton & Hove Albion in the Fifth Round of the FA Cup. The fourth tier promotion hopefuls were backed by a monstrous away following at Sky Bet [...] The post Coventry City to be backed by another huge following in the FA Cup appeared first on The72.
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Reading defender Tommy Elphick will miss the next six weeks of action after sustaining a knee injury in the 2-0 Sky Bet Championship defeat to Millwall at The Madejski Stadium on Saturday. The 30-year-old Brighton born centre-back joined The Royals from Sky Bet Championship rivals Aston Villa just last week on a loan deal until the [...] The post Reading’s on loan Villa defender sidelined for six weeks appeared first on The72.
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The Southend Echo understands that out of favour Southend United striker Theo Robinson may be set for a return to Sky Bet League Two promotion hopefuls Lincoln City. The 29-year-old previously played for the Imps, prior to making the transfer to the Essex club last January. Phil Brown was recently sacked as manager at Roots [...] The post Theo-miliar face may be set for return to Lincoln City appeared first on The72.
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The Northern Echo reports that Middlesbrough forward Martin Braithwaite has been granted permission to leave the club and return to France and Ligue 1 with Bordeaux. The Danish international moved to the Riverside Stadium for £9million from Toulouse last summer, when Garry Monk was head coach. Tony Pulis however is clearly not a fan of [...] The post Middlesbrough tell £9million signing he is free to leave appeared first on The72.
Published Wednesday at 08:16 pm on The 72
Aston Villa have agreed a deal to sign Bournemouth striker Lewis Grabban on loan for the rest of the season, according to Sky Sports News. Villa have beaten a host of other Championship clubs in the race for his signature, most notably fellow promotion chasers Cardiff City who were close to agreeing a permanent deal. [...] The post Aston Villa agree deal for highly sought after Bournemouth striker appeared first on The72.
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Sunderland could move for Middlesbrough striker Ashley Flethcer, according to the Sunderland Echo. The 22 year-old striker has been linked with a move to Championship side Barnsley but that move has turned stale. Now their relegation rivals Sunderland may swoop in. The Black Cats are desperately scrambling around for a signing or two this deadline [...] The post Sunderland could move for out-of-favour Middlesbrough striker appeared first on The72.
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Ipswich Town are set to sign winger Mustapha Carayol on a free transfer, according to HITC Sport. He has had his contract at Nottingham Forest terminated by mutual consent as he is not part of Aitor Karanka’s plans. He is now technically a free agent but is set to join Championship side Ipswich for free. [...] The post Ipswich Town set to land experienced Championship winger appeared first on The72.
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Notts County have signed Ben Hall on loan from Brighton and Hove Albion until the end of the season as confirmed by the club website. The 21-year-old defender, who has been capped once by the Northern Ireland U21s, signed for the Seagulls back in the summer of 2016 but has been unable to break into [...] The post Notts County sign Brighton and Hove Albion defender on loan appeared first on The72.
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Former Newcastle United academy graduate Kazenga LuaLua has joined Sky Bet Championship club Sunderland on a short term deal until the end of the season according to The Black Cats’ official website. The 27-year-old Zaire born winger joins the Wearside club as a free agent after being released by former club Brighton & Hove Albion. [...] The post Former Magpies academy product joins Sunderland on short term deal appeared first on The72.
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Brighton & Hove Albion are thought to be ready to beat English Premier League rivals Arsenal, Everton and Liverpool to the signing of Charlton Athletic defender Ezri Konsa according to The Sun. The 20-year-old Newham born centre-back is rated very highly by The Addicks but the South East London club have admitted defeat in retaining [...] The post Seagulls ready to swoop for Charlton Athletic defender appeared first on The72.
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|Brighton and Hove Albion's Results|
|Feb 17||Coventry City||3 - 1||H|
|Feb 10||Stoke City||1 - 1||A|
|Feb 3||West Ham United||3 - 1||H|
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