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Football News Roundup – February 23, 2017

  • Why is Zola struggling?
    What has gone wrong for Gianfranco Zola since his arrival as Birmingham City manager? It is a tale of tactical confusion and shattered confidence, writes Adam Bate.
  • Samba training with Aston Villa
    Chris Samba is training with Aston Villa in a bid to win a short-term contract with Steve Bruce's Championship side, Sky sources understand.
  • Charlie's Euro predictions
    Charlie Nicholas provides us with his Champions League and Europa League predictions.
  • WATCH: Bent misses sitter
    Watch Darren Bent miss a sitter for Derby that cost them victory in their goalless draw with Burton in the Sky Bet Championship on Tuesday night.
  • Clough's Burton hold Derby
    Nigel Clough marked his return to the club that sacked him in September 2013 by delivering another blow to Derby's play-off hopes as Burton boosted their survival chances with a 0-0 draw at Pride Park.
  • Ranieri: I had offers to leave
    Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri has revealed that he had options to leave the Foxes in the summer after their unlikely title triumph.
  • Sevilla v Leicester preview
    Leicester will look to put their relegation fears aside when they travel to Spain to face Sevilla in the last 16 of the Champions League on Wednesday.
  • Leicester title 'doesn't matter'
    Sevilla boss Jorge Sampaoli says Leicester's stunning Premier League title triumph means nothing this season.
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22Feb/17Off

Football News Roundup – February 22, 2017

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21Feb/17Off

Football News Roundup – February 21, 2017

  • Bruce rues 'silly' errors
    Steve Bruce was left disappointed with Aston Villa's 2-0 defeat to Newcastle and described the two goals they conceded as "silly" mistakes.
  • Newcastle beat Villa to go top
    Newcastle returned to the top of the Sky Bet Championship with a 2-0 victory over Aston Villa at St James' Park on Monday night.
  • Bruce turns to 'the big man'
    Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce admits he would take any kind of win from Monday night's huge Sky Bet Championship clash with Newcastle.
  • Bruce praying for a victory
    Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce admits he would take any kind of win from Monday night's huge Sky Bet Championship clash with Newcastle.
  • Birmingham back Zola
    Gianfranco Zola still has the full backing of the Birmingham City board despite his record of just one win in his 14 games in charge, Sky sources understand.
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20Feb/17Off

Football News Roundup – February 20, 2017

  • Newcastle or Villa: Who's bigger?
    Newcastle might be flying high in the Sky Bet Championship, but are mid-table Aston Villa the bigger club? We check the stats...
  • Arrests after Den pitch invasion
    The Metropolitan Police has confirmed three men were arrested after disorder at the end of Millwall's FA Cup win over Leicester.
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19Feb/17Off

Football News Roundup – February 19, 2017

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18Feb/17Off

Football News Roundup – February 18, 2017

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17Feb/17Off

Football News Roundup – February 17, 2017

  • Prutton's EFL predictions
    David Prutton returns with his Sky Bet EFL predictions, including Newcastle v Aston Villa and Nottingham Forest v Sheffield Wednesday.
  • Championship set for technology
    English Football League clubs have agreed in principle to introduce goal-line technology into the Sky Bet Championship next season.
  • Merson's FA Cup predictions
    Will Arsenal and Leicester suffer shocks in the FA Cup this weekend?
  • Hourihane not ruling out play-offs
    Conor Hourihane says Aston Villa will continue fighting for a play-off place until it is "mathematically impossible".
  • LISTEN: EFL Weekly: Hourihane, Coyle
    Conor Hourihane and Britt Assombalonga feature on the latest EFL Weekly podcast - and you can listen in right here...
  • Tyler: Best ever season for goals
    From the number of goals scored to Manchester United's unbeaten run, Martin Tyler has the best stats from the latest round of games...
  • Forest owner writes off loans
    Nottingham Forest owner and chairman Fawaz Al Hasawi has written off £17.7m in loans, according to the club's latest accounts.
  • Ranieri unfazed by speculation
    Claudio Ranieri insists he has not been unsettled by speculation about his Leicester future with his side hovering just above the relegation places.
  • Meet Clinton Morrison on TFFC
    Clinton Morrison will join Max, Merse and Rachel on The Fantasy Football Club on Friday, and you could meet him.
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15Feb/17Off

Football News Roundup – February 15, 2017

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14Feb/17Off

Football News Roundup – February 14, 2017

  • On Soccer Special...
    Soccer Special returns this Tuesday for a busy night of Champions League and Sky Bet EFL football.
  • Preston v Birmingham preview
    Preston defender Marnick Vermijl is managing an ongoing hernia problem and remains a doubt for the visit of Birmingham after sitting out the last three matches.
  • Wolves v Wigan preview
    Wolves' Jack Price is likely to miss out against Wigan after suffering a head injury in Saturday's 1-0 defeat to Newcastle.
  • Lee Evans stays with Wolves
    Wolves midfielder Lee Evans has signed a new deal that keeps him at Molineux until June 2020.
  • Rafa: Investigate Shelvey chants
    Rafael Benitez has urged the Football Association to investigate chants aimed by Wolves fans at Newcastle's Jonjo Shelvey.
  • On The Fantasy Football Club...
    Clinton Morrison will join Max, Merse and Rachel on The Fantasy Football Club this Friday, while Giovanni van Bronckhorst will pick his #One2Eleven.
  • Meet Clinton Morrison on TFFC
    Clinton Morrison will join Max, Merse and Rachel on The Fantasy Football Club on Friday, and you could meet him.
  • Aston Villa v Barnsley preview
    Aston Villa will be without Mile Jedinak and Gabby Agbonlahor against Barnsley.
  • Quinn's anatomy of a manager
    In his latest Sky Sports column, Niall Quinn discusses what it takes to be a successful manager in the modern era.
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13Feb/17Off

Football News Roundup – February 13, 2017

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