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Hull City will let striker leave in January

Hull City are open to offers for striker Will Keane in January, according to Hull Live. The 25-year-old’s contract expires at the end of the season and the Tigers will let him leave the club if the right offer comes in. Keane has had his injury problems during his time at the KCOM Stadium and [...]
Published last Wednesday at 12:11 pm on The 72

Why Middlesbrough striker’s goalscoring touch has come at just the right time

Middlesbrough striker Jordan Hugill scored his first two Championship goals for the club in Saturday’s 2-0 win against Wigan Athletic at the Riverside Stadium, and his form may have come at the perfect time for the Teessiders. Hugill signed on loan in the summer from West Ham United, following a £10 million move from Preston [...]
Published last Monday at 03:46 pm on The 72

Stewart Downing praises Middlesbrough’s two goal hero after Wigan victory

Jordan Hugill scored his first league goals for Middlesbrough against Wigan on Saturday afternoon, scoring both goals in the 2-0 win at The Riverside. With referee Darren England pointing to the spot in the first half, there was deliberation which Middlesbrough player would take the penalty. Grant Leadbitter, the captain and designated penalty taker wasn’t [...]
Published last Monday at 11:06 am on The 72

RB Leipzig join race for Wigan Athletic star

RB Leipzig have joined the race to sign Wigan Athletic midfielder Nick Powell, according to TEAMtalk. The 24-year-old is out of contract with the Championship side at the end of the season and is attracting plenty of attention. Scottish Premier League giants Celtic and Premier League outfit Brighton and Hove Albion are other clubs being [...]
Published last Monday at 10:41 am on The 72

Player Ratings: Norwich City 4-3 Millwall

Norwich City beat Millwall 4-3 on Saturday afternoon after coming from 3-2 down with seven minutes left to stun Neil Harris and his side. Here Alex Grace rates the Millwall players following that late collapse. Ben Amos: 7 – Amos played well throughout the game making some important stops in the first half in particular. There was nothing he [...]
Published last Sunday at 08:36 pm on The 72

The72 Championship Team of the Week Matchday 17: Che Adams’ hat-trick rescues a point

Norwich City scored two injury time goals as their dramatic 4-3 victory over Millwall moved them back to the top of the Sky Bet Championship table. Leeds United dropped down into third place after being battered 4-1 by West Bromwich Albion during Saturday’s late kick-off at The Hawthorns. Friday night saw the first ‘steel city [...]
Published last Saturday at 08:41 pm on The 72

Potential Leeds United XI vs West Brom

A huge game at the Hawthorns tomorrow sees Leeds United travel to West Brom. The 1-2 win at Wigan last Sunday couldn’t have come at a better time for Marcelo Bielsa and the players who were having a slight wobble, just like West Brom and all the others up the top end of the table. [...]
Published Friday at 06:41 pm on The 72

Preview: Norwich City v Millwall

Millwall head to Norwich looking for their first away win of the 2018/19 campaign. The Lions are winless on the road in the league since April 10th and have taken just two points away from the The Den this season. They head to Carrow Road to face a Norwich City side who currently sit 2nd in the Championship table [...]
Published Friday at 06:36 pm on The 72

Steve McClaren, Garry Monk, Frank Lampard and Neil Harris to battle it out for Championship Manager of the Month

The contenders for the Championship Manager of the Month award have been revealed, and Queens Park Rangers’ Steve McClaren, Garry Monk of Birmingham City, Derby County’s Frank Lampard and Millwall manager Neil Harris will battle it out for the October award. The race for promotion from the Championship is hotting up, and three of the [...]
Published Thursday at 05:51 pm on The 72

Three selection dilemmas for Middlesbrough ahead of Wigan clash

Middlesbrough face Wigan Athletic at The Riverside on Saturday, and Tony Pulis has a few selection dilemmas to deal with. Middlesbrough currently occupy fourth spot in the Championship table, whereas Wigan sit in 16th, and Boro will be hoping to beat the Latics in the hope that they can go back to the top of [...]
Published Thursday at 09:31 am on The 72

Wigan Athletic's Results
Nov 10Middlesbrough0 - 2A
Nov 4Leeds United1 - 2H
Oct 27Sheffield United2 - 4A
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Wigan Athletic's Fixtures
Nov 24ReadingH
Nov 28Blackburn RoversH
Dec 1Bolton WanderersA
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14Stoke City17-122
17Sheff Wed17-920
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