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Sam Ricketts suffers defeat in first league game as Shrewsbury boss

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2018 by PA

Liam Boyce and Scott Fraser scored for Burton to condemn Sam Ricketts to a 2-1 defeat in his first league game as Shrewsbury boss.Feji Okenabirhie pulled one back in stoppage time to set up a nervy finish but it was Albion who leapfrogged their visitors in the Sky Bet League One table.Boyce struck after just three minutes, putting pressure on goalkeeper Steve Arnold as he went to clear Mat Sadle...Full Story »

Delfouneso strikes late to give Blackpool victory over Charlton

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2018 by PA

Nathan Delfouneso scored a late winner as Blackpool ended Charlton’s four-game winning run with a 2-1 victory at Bloomfield Road.The striker swept home Callum Guy’s pass in the 87th-minute to deny Charlton a point and pull the Tangerines level with the visitors in the table.Blackpool enjoyed the better chances in the first half and led after 16 minutes, with Armand Gnanduillet turnin...Full Story »

Gillingham add to Scunthorpe’s misery

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2018 by PA

Struggling Scunthorpe slipped to their third successive defeat after being beaten 2-0 at home to Gillingham. Tom Eaves and Dean Parrett grabbed the goals in two second-half minutes to put the Iron to bed at Glanford Park. Gills’ goalkeeper Tom Holy had little to do early on as he kept out Matty Lund’s shot.On the stroke of the break James Perch powered a great chance over for the hos...Full Story »

Boyle injury mars Hibs’ win at Hamilton

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2018 by PA

Oli Shaw’s goal was enough to secure victory for Hibernian at Hamilton – but their first win in eight matches came at a cost as Martin Boyle was wheeled off on a stretcher.The winger, who scored a double on his first start for Australia last month, was injured in a collision with Hamilton goalkeeper Gary Woods in first-half stoppage-time.Hibs recovered from the blow and claimed a muc...Full Story »

Kaiyne Woolery gives Swindon third win a row

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2018 by PA

Kaiyne Woolery’s 82nd-minute strike secured a third league win in a row for Swindon after they beat Newport 2-1 at the County Ground.Woolery, back from injury after two months out, collected a Michael Doughty pass, rounded the keeper and slotted the ball into the empty net.Doughty gave Swindon the lead after just one minute by controlling a Kyle Knoyle cross, spinning and rifling into the ...Full Story »

Kemar Roofe bags brace as Leeds strike back for QPR victory

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2018 by PA

Kemar Roofe scored twice as Leeds came from behind to beat QPR 2-1 and make it four straight Sky Bet Championship wins.The double took Roofe’s tally against QPR to six goals in three games but the match will be remembered for United ending their 58-game wait for a penalty.Leeds spurned a host of early opportunities and were made to pay as Nahki Wells put the visitors ahead after 26 minutes...Full Story »

Burnley edge out Brighton to end long wait for victory

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2018 by PA

James Tarkowski’s first-half goal secured Burnley their first win in nine Premier League games as they won 1-0 at home to Brighton to move out of the relegation zone.The Clarets, who had picked up just two points from their previous eight matches, scored in the 40th minute when Jack Cork hit a shot and the ball went in off Tarkowski.The defender almost added a second with a 62nd-minute hea...Full Story »

Conor Thomas spot on as Cheltenham claim late win against Grimsby

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2018 by PA

Conor Thomas scored from the spot in stoppage time to secure Cheltenham a 2-1 home win over Grimsby.Elliot Embleton looked to have earned the visitors a point after Ryan Broom’s first-half opener, but Thomas kept his cool to convert a penalty in the final seconds as the Robins made it three wins from four in Sky Bet League Two.Grimsby had made the stronger start, with Embleton shooting jus...Full Story »

Manchester United turn on the style to see off Fulham

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2018 by PA

Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United comprehensively dispatched of floundering Fulham to kick-start their top-four push as Romelu Lukaku ended his Old Trafford drought.Four winless Premier League matches had led pressure to mount on the United manager, which is perhaps why the Portuguese’s agent Jorge Mendes felt the need to make a statement about his future on the eve of the game.But t...Full Story »

Arsenal’s unbeaten run goes on with narrow win over Huddersfield

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2018 by PA

Lucas Torreira’s strike ensured Arsenal recovered from the disappointment of Alexandre Lacazette harshly having a goal ruled out to win 1-0 against Huddersfield and extend their unbeaten run to a 21st match.The French striker had been unfortunate not to have given Unai Emery’s team a first-half lead and their increasing frustration showed as two players were booked for diving.Yet the...Full Story »

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