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John Dempster: Tough task for Mansfield to reach play-offs

Posted Sunday, December 08, 2019 by PA4 hits

Under-fire Mansfield boss John Dempster believes his struggling side would now need to win 17 of their remaining games to make the play-offs after a 3-0 home defeat by Cheltenham.Jonte Smith, Will Boyle and Alex Addai were on target to ease the Robins to victory and leave the Stags 10 points off the play-off places down in 18th spot.Dempster admitted: “I believe we’ve got a mountain ...Full Story »

Cameron John earns Doncaster a point against MK Dons

Posted Sunday, December 08, 2019 by PA3 hits

Cameron John scored a late equaliser for Doncaster to deny Russell Martin his first league win as MK Dons manager.Alex Gilbey’s superb strike fired Milton Keynes ahead early in the second half only for John to deny them a much-needed league victory.Doncaster had enjoyed the better of the attacking play in what was an error-strewn contest at the Keepmoat.Kieran Sadlier twice had goals ruled...Full Story »

Cheltenham pile more pressure on Mansfield boss John Dempster

Posted Sunday, December 08, 2019 by PA4 hits

Mansfield’s winless run was extended to a fifth game as Cheltenham chalked up a comfortable 3-0 victory to heap the pressure on home boss John Dempster.The Robins were fortunate early on when Nicky Maynard seemed to be pulled back as he tried to burst clear on goal between two defenders, with nothing given.Home goalkeeper Bobby Olejnik, back in a League Two game for the first time in a yea...Full Story »

McNair and Johnson suspended as Middlesbrough host Charlton

Posted Thursday, December 05, 2019 by PA10 hits

Middlesbrough manager Jonathan Woodgate will be without suspended duo Paddy McNair and Marvin Johnson ahead of his squad’s Championship clash with Charlton.McNair picked up a fifth yellow card and a one-match suspension as Boro’s three-game unbeaten run was ended by a heavy 4-0 defeat to Leeds last weekend.Johnson still has a match to serve of his three-game ban after his red ca...Full Story »

St Johnstone move off bottom spot with point at Kilmarnock

Posted Thursday, December 05, 2019 by PA6 hits

St Johnstone hauled themselves off the foot of the Ladbrokes Premiership as they recorded their first clean sheet on the road in ten months to secure a hard earned point at Kilmarnock.Not since they held Rangers to a goalless draw at Ibrox in February have Tommy Wright’s side prevented a home side from scoring.But they shut out Kilmarnock at Rugby Park and, while St Johnstone were unable t...Full Story »

Eamonn Brophy in contention for Kilmarnock against St Johnstone

Posted Wednesday, December 04, 2019 by PA10 hits

Kilmarnock striker Eamonn Brophy will be available for the visit of St Johnstone on Wednesday night.The Scotland striker missed the 2-2 draw with Hibernian at Easter Road with an illness but has returned to training.Defender Stuart Findlay remains out long term with a hamstring injury.St Johnstone expect defender Wallace Duffy to recover from the knee injury that forced him off against Motherwel...Full Story »

Johnson – We were absolutely brilliant

Posted Sunday, December 01, 2019 by PA7 hits

Lee Johnson was a proud head coach as his Bristol City players headed off for their annual Christmas party on the back of a thrilling performance in a 5-2 home win over Huddersfield.The hosts were ahead after 11 minutes when Andreas Weimann’s shot was diverted past Kamil Grabara by Josh Brownhill and they doubled their advantage on the half hour as Terence Kongolo deflected Niclas Eliasson...Full Story »

Stephen Robinson hails ‘ruthless’ Motherwell after easing past St Johnstone

Posted Sunday, December 01, 2019 by PA7 hits

Motherwell manager Stephen Robinson hailed his “ruthless” side after they claimed a 4-0 Ladbrokes Premiership victory over St Johnstone at Fir Park.Robinson had demanded exactly that attribute after feeling they had let slip the opportunity to take something from last weekend’s 2-1 defeat by Hibernian.Devante Cole headed the opener after a quiet first quarter and Peter Hartley ...Full Story »

Manzinga marks debut with goal as Motherwell hammer St Johnstone

Posted Sunday, December 01, 2019 by PA8 hits

Christy Manzinga netted on his debut as Motherwell thrashed St Johnstone 4-0 at Fir Park.The summer signing slotted home from an 89th-minute counter-attack after good work from fellow substitutes James Scott and Mark O’Hara.Jake Carroll also scored his first goal for the club as St Johnstone conceded from three crosses. The left-back netted from the rebound in the 72nd minute after Ladbrok...Full Story »

No complaints from Wright over red cards as nine-man St Johnstone draw

Posted Monday, November 25, 2019 by PA13 hits

St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright had no complaints about the two red cards that left him thrilled to see his side seal a 1-1 draw with Aberdeen.The Perth outfit were forced to come from behind after Sam Cosgrove’s first-half opener earned Aberdeen a deserved lead.The match exploded to life after Matty Kennedy had slotted in Saints’ leveller 19 minutes from time.Within six minutes of...Full Story »

Aberdeen held to draw by nine-man St Johnstone

Posted Monday, November 25, 2019 by PA22 hits

Aberdeen were forced to settle for a point after St Johnstone came from behind before hanging on for a draw with just nine men in a stormy encounter at McDiarmid Park.Sam Cosgrove earned the Dons an early lead and, after being denied a penalty moments later, they looked in total control until Saints rallied late on.Matty Kennedy struck the home side’s leveller with 19 minutes remaining but...Full Story »

John McGreal disappointed by Cheltenham penalty award

Posted Sunday, November 24, 2019 by PA11 hits

Colchester boss John McGreal was disappointed to see his side pegged back by a “dodgy” penalty as they returned home from Cheltenham with a 1-1 draw.Conor Thomas converted from the spot 20 minutes from the end after Luke Norris had given the U’s a first-half lead.The penalty was awarded for a foul by goalkeeper Dean Gerken on Reuben Reid, who was making his first League Two app...Full Story »

Aberdeen game comes too soon for St Johnstone defender Liam Gordon

Posted Saturday, November 23, 2019 by PA16 hits

Liam Gordon has returned to full training at St Johnstone following a knee injury.However, the centre-back will not be available for the Ladbrokes Premiership clash with Aberdeen at McDiarmid Park on Sunday.Manager Tommy Wright is confident Gordon will be back for the game at Motherwell the following week.Aberdeen will have an unchanged squad for the trip.Derek McInnes’ side went into the ...Full Story »

John Askey praises Port Vale after comeback victory over Carlisle

Posted Sunday, November 17, 2019 by PA17 hits

Port Vale manager John Askey was delighted with his side after they came from behind to beat Carlisle 2-1 at Vale Park.Ryan Loft had given the visitors the lead after just 20 seconds in their first game since sacking manager Steven Pressley on Tuesday.But Vale, who move up to eighth in Sky Bet League Two, scored two second-half goals through David Worrall and substitute Mark Cullen as they remai...Full Story »

Five in five for John McGinn as Scotland win in Cyprus

Posted Sunday, November 17, 2019 by PA21 hits

John McGinn continued his international goalscoring streak as Scotland won 2-1 in Cyprus.The Aston Villa midfielder netted the winner in the 53rd minute with a first-time finish to make it five goals from his last five games for his country.Scotland were ahead for the vast majority of the Euro 2020 qualifier in Nicosia after Ryan Christie’s superb opener.FULL TIME | Cyprus 1 – 2 Scot...Full Story »

John Terry signing demanded by Chelsea fans after outrageous Aston Villa goal

Posted Thursday, November 14, 2019 by Dailystar.co.uk75 hits

Chelsea fans want to see former captain John Terry return to Stamford Bridge after scoring an unbelievable goal in Aston Villa training. The Englishman made more than 700 appearances for the Blues, winning five Premier League titles and a Champions League. He has since moved into management with the Birmingham side under Dean Smith. But the 38-year-old likes to keep up his fitness with the sq...Full Story »

Johnson labels Brownhill ‘a superstar in the making’ after winner at Cardiff

Posted Sunday, November 10, 2019 by PA21 hits

Bristol City manager Lee Johnson believes Josh Brownhill has the potential to become a ‘superstar’ after his stunning strike secured victory over rivals Cardiff.The Robins captain’s second-half goal sent his side into the play-off places heading into the international break.He almost setup an early opener after pouncing on Neil Etheridge’s wayward clearance, but Aden Flin...Full Story »

St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright unlikely to make many changes for Hibs clash

Posted Friday, November 08, 2019 by PA14 hits

St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright is unlikely to make many changes from the side which defeated Hearts 1-0 in their last outing.The Saints had a weekend off as the Betfred Cup semi-finals took place, having been due to play Rangers, and several niggles have been allowed to settle down.However, centre-back Liam Gordon remains out with a knee problem and he will be assessed ahead of Saturday&rsquo...Full Story »

John Askey felt Port Vale deserved their win over Crewe

Posted Sunday, November 03, 2019 by PA33 hits

Port Vale boss John Askey believes success on the road was long overdue for his side as they maintained their impressive record at rivals Crewe.On-loan midfielder Jake Taylor’s second-half winner secured only the Valiants’ second away win in League Two this term.Askey was not surprised that Vale’s stubborn defending thwarted Alexandra’s efforts to hit back and the battlin...Full Story »

John McGreal hails Colchester resolve after win at Mansfield

Posted Sunday, November 03, 2019 by PA27 hits

In-form Colchester overcame the fatigue of their midweek Carabao Cup exertions to pull off a deserved 3-2 win at Mansfield Town which delighted boss John McGreal.The U’s have only lost three of their last 19 games and clinched a mouthwatering Carabao Cup quarter-final at Manchester United on Tuesday.But they showed no signs of it catching up with them at Mansfield and McGreal said: “...Full Story »

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