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Monk and Bielsa face off with eccentricity at stake
09:00 Saturday 26th October 2019

To English speakers, Marcelo Bielsa is known alternately as the Mad Scientist or Mad Tinkerer. Spanish speakers are undivided, referring to him as El Loco. This afternoon, the Leeds United boss runs up against a gaffer who could be considered…

Managerial News
6 contenders as the next Newcastle United manager
10:01 Saturday 29th June 2019

It had been coming. On Monday, Newcastle United and Rafael Benitez parted ways. Attributed to a contract dispute in which this summer’s transfer budget proved an unresolvable issue, the reasoning goes far beyond that. The Spaniard’s…

Is Jota finally going to live up to his price tag at Birmingham City
16:00 Friday 23rd March 2018

There was a lot of excitement amongst Birmingham City fans in the summer when they forked out a fee in excess of £6 million to sign Jota from their Championship rivals Brentford. The Blues had Harry Redknapp in charge and were in positive…

Middlesbrough: 5 potential candidates to replace Garry Monk as manager
16:05 Sunday 24th December 2017

There was an element of surprise to the news that Garry Monk has been sacked by Championship side Middlesbrough (also sacked the following day was the losing manager in the weekend tie with Boro, Sheffield Wednesday boss Carlos Carvalhal).…

Premier League
How do Swansea City expect to progress?
12:00 Friday 22nd December 2017

Swansea City has sacked Paul Clement. That is as predictable sentence to write as it is saddening. This is a club that was heralded not only for the style that they played on the pitch but for the stability that they established off it. Not…

Garry Monk seeks Middlesbrough promotion through attacking flair
09:00 Saturday 29th July 2017

Netting only 27 Premier League goals sealed Middlesbrough's fate. New manager Garry Monk wants to rectify those attacking woes to lead Boro to an immediate return. Following Aitor Karanka's dismissal as manager, in March, Middlesbrough won…

Chris Wood: Too good for Leeds United and perfect for West Ham?
13:00 Thursday 11th May 2017

At Leeds United, Chris Wood has found a home. But he shouldn't get too comfortable; he belongs in the Premier League. With West Ham searching for a striker to reduce their dependency on injury-prone Andy Carroll, Chris Wood could be their man.…

Newcastle United vs Leeds United Preview
11:00 Friday 14th April 2017

This Friday will witness two of England's most followed clubs over the years battle it out in the Championship. Both teams are aiming to book their place in the Premier League next season. Here's a look ahead to Newcastle United vs Leeds United…

The race to reach the Championship playoffs
09:00 Thursday 2nd March 2017

Reaching the promise land of the Premier League through the playoffs is apparently the richest prize in English football. With an estimated £90million is prize money, television rights, sponsorship and other various revenue streams, it certainly…

Championship: The fate of all 24 clubs part 2
17:45 Tuesday 28th February 2017

The Championship promises to deliver an exciting conclusion to the season. As the clubs enter the three-quarter stage of the campaign, positions are still there for the taking at both ends of the table. Here are our views on the remaining 12…

Championship playoff race: Two Yorkshire clubs and a New Zealand big man
18:53 Saturday 25th February 2017

Chris Wood was the man who separated Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United in the big Championship clash this Saturday lunchtime, seeing the Peacocks stretch away from their Yorkshire rivals in the race for promotion.

Five players David Moyes and Sunderland should consider during January transfer window
19:00 Monday 30th January 2017

With Sunderland sitting in the relegation zone in the Premier League after only one January addition, we look at five players who may be available to take the Black Cats up the table. Having already identified five Crystal Palace players, David…

Awake, the sleeping giant: Leeds United are ready for the Premier League
11:30 Tuesday 17th January 2017

Raised as a Huddersfield Town fan, I was told to never praise Leeds United. But facts are facts: they are ready for the Premier League. Here's why. 1) The fansLove them or loathe them, no one can deny that Leeds United fans are about as passionate…

Will Leeds finally come good and return to the Premier League?
14:32 Wednesday 24th August 2016

The biggest club in Yorkshire, Leeds United have been lingering around the lower tiers of English football for too long considering the club's history and stature in world football. There's finally a sound managerial appointment in Garry Monk,…