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Downes could name unchanged side when AFC Wimbledon host Wycombe

Posted Thursday, April 25, 2019 by PA11 hits

AFC Wimbledon host Wycombe on Saturday looking to move out of the Sky Bet League One relegation zone.After drawing their last four games, Wally Downes’ Dons sit a point from safety with two fixtures remaining.Deji Oshilaja (foot) is working his way back into contention while Kwesi Appiah (hamstring) is also building up fitness.Downes could stick with the team that earned a point at league ...Full Story »

Steve Seddon rescues point for strugglers AFC Wimbledon at leaders Luton

Posted Wednesday, April 24, 2019 by PA10 hits

AFC Wimbledon gave their survival hopes a huge boost as Steve Seddon scored a stoppage-time equaliser to hold leaders Luton to a 2-2 draw at Kenilworth Road.The hosts took the lead in the eighth minute when a wonderful move saw Jack Stacey pick out Elliot Lee to net from close range.Kazenga LuaLua’s one-on-one was saved by Dons keeper Aaron Ramsdale, with Lee denied a second on the line.Th...Full Story »

Superb Clarke equaliser salvages valuable point for Rovers at AFC Wimbledon

Posted Saturday, April 20, 2019 by PA6 hits

Ollie Clarke and Joe Pigott exchanged sublime strikes as Bristol Rovers rescued a 1-1 draw from relegation rivals AFC Wimbledon at Kingsmeadow. Pigott put the hosts ahead in the 22nd minute but Rovers, who started the day five points above fourth-bottom Wimbledon, levelled through Clarke 12 minutes from time.The hosts created the better early chances and took the lead when Pigott picked up a bea...Full Story »

AFC Wimbledon boss Downes given fitness boost

Posted Thursday, April 18, 2019 by PA11 hits

AFC Wimbledon boss Wally Downes received a major fitness boost ahead of Friday’s visit of Bristol Rovers after several senior players made it through a Central League match unscathed this week.Captain Deji Oshilaja, Andy Barcham, Tom Soares, Tyler Garratt and Jake Jervis have all been absent from the first team for over a month but each played for the development squad in Tuesday...Full Story »

Chelsea FC vs Slavia Praha - Olivier Giroud wants more opportunities if he is to commit to Chelsea

Posted Thursday, April 18, 2019 by PA37 hits

Olivier Giroud has demanded a “more important role” in order to stay at Chelsea next season.France’s World Cup-winning striker admitted he has yet to meet Chelsea’s board about whether he will remain at Stamford Bridge.Chelsea have the option to extend the 32-year-old’s deal by another year, with Giroud hoping for a meeting with club bosses before the end of the cam...Full Story »

FC Porto vs Liverpool - Liverpool are the best team in the world at times

Posted Wednesday, April 17, 2019 by PA71 hits

Porto coach Sergio Conceicao hailed Liverpool as the best team on the planet at times this season even as he tries to plot their downfall in the Champions League. Liverpool head to Portugal for Wednesday’s second leg against Porto with a 2-0 lead from last week’s first leg, and Conceicao knows he and his players have their work cut out. “Liverpool are all about the way that I t...Full Story »

AFC Fylde slip up at relegated Braintree

Posted Sunday, April 14, 2019 by PA12 hits

AFC Fylde’s promotion push suffered a setback after a 2-1 defeat to already-relegated Braintree. The Iron took an unlikely lead in the 33rd minute through Mo Sagaf’s perfectly placed free-kick. Fylde were fortunate not to be two down after 53 minutes when Robert Atkinson’s header hit the bar, before Korrey Henry fired over from the rebound. Henry then missed a penalty for Brain...Full Story »

Brighton & Hove Albion vs AFC Bournemouth - Gross and March poised for Seagulls return

Posted Friday, April 12, 2019 by PA25 hits

Brighton could have midfielders Pascal Gross and Solly March back in contention for the Premier League visit of Bournemouth.Gross has been unavailable since February 26 with a hamstring injury, but has now been able to resume full training.March has been carrying a calf problem which ruled him out of last weekend’s FA Cup semi-final defeat to Manchester City at Wembley.Bournemouth defender...Full Story »

Liverpool vs FC Porto - Van Dijk: Liverpool not contemplating dream double

Posted Tuesday, April 09, 2019 by PA46 hits

Virgil Van Dijk insists Liverpool’s players are refusing to contemplate a Premier League-Champions League double as they know one stumble could derail that dream.It was impossible for the Holland international to disagree with the suggestion that Jurgen Klopp’s side could win both competitions, but he stressed that lifting trophies could not be further from their minds at present.Liv...Full Story »

Clark strikes to end Accrington’s losing run against AFC Wimbledon

Posted Sunday, April 07, 2019 by PA13 hits

Accrington ended a run of three defeats as Jordan Clark’s ninth goal of the season earned them a 1-1 draw against fellow strugglers AFC Wimbledon.Looking to move out of the bottom four for the first time since October, Joe Pigott’s 14th goal of the season put the Dons ahead on 21 minutes.Unmarked in the box, Pigott fired into the bottom corner after the visitors’ attempts to cl...Full Story »

AFC Wimbledon wait on Steve Seddon ahead of Accrington clash

Posted Friday, April 05, 2019 by PA18 hits

AFC Wimbledon could have Steve Seddon available for their Sky Bet League One clash with relegation-threatened Accrington on Saturday.The left-back picked up an ankle injury during Wimbledon’s 2-1 win at Scunthorpe but was expected to return to training on Thursday.Deji Oshilaja remains a doubt after the defender has missed the previous six weeks with a foot problem.Wally Downes is set to h...Full Story »

Chelsea FC vs Brighton - Callum Hudson-Odoi in line for first Premier League start

Posted Wednesday, April 03, 2019 by PA114 hits

Maurizio Sarri is set to hand England winger Callum Hudson-Odoi his first Premier League start in one of Chelsea’s next two matches. Sarri has received heavy criticism for his reluctance to play the talented 18-year-old, with unhappy Blues fans chanting the player’s name during Sunday’s unconvincing 2-1 win at Cardiff. Hudson-Odoi, who remained on the bench in south Wales, ...Full Story »

Hanson gives AFC Wimbledon hope

Posted Sunday, March 31, 2019 by PA19 hits

James Hanson’s first-half double gave AFC Wimbledon’s League One survival hopes a further shot in the arm as they won 2-1 at relegation rivals Scunthorpe.The dominant Dons could even afford the luxury of an early penalty miss as they extended their unbeaten run on the road to five games.Wimbledon’s opportunity from the spot came in the 11th minute, when Steve Seddon was bundled...Full Story »

Leicester City vs AFC Bournemouth - Maguire banned for Foxes

Posted Friday, March 29, 2019 by PA52 hits

Leicester defender Harry Maguire will serve a one-match ban for the home Premier League match against Bournemouth.The centre-back was sent off after only four minutes of his side’s win at Burnley prior to the international break.Wes Morgan is likely to replace Maguire, although Caglar Soyuncu is also an option.Bournemouth will continue to monitor Junior Stanislas, Adam Smith and Dan G...Full Story »

Dawson in charge as Iron host AFC Wimbledon

Posted Thursday, March 28, 2019 by PA18 hits

Andy Dawson will take temporary charge of Scunthorpe for Saturday’s League One relegation scrap with AFC Wimbledon.Dawson has stepped into the breach after the Iron sacked Stuart McCall in midweek, with the Glanford Park outfit just two points above the drop zone.George Thomas comes back into contention after Wales duty, though youngster Jordan Hallam could stay in the starting XI after sc...Full Story »

Will Nightingale in fitness race as AFC Wimbledon face Gillingham

Posted Thursday, March 21, 2019 by PA27 hits

AFC Wimbledon defender Will Nightingale is a doubt for the Sky Bet League One clash with Gillingham.The centre-back was forced off in last weekend’s win at Southend but his knee injury is not as bad as first feared and he hopes to be available on Saturday.Rod McDonald played 62 minutes in a reserve match on Tuesday after a month out with a groin injury and could be in contention.Deji Oshil...Full Story »

Joe Pigott haunts former club Southend as AFC Wimbledon boost survival hopes

Posted Sunday, March 17, 2019 by PA26 hits

Joe Pigott fired AFC Wimbledon off the foot of the League One table by scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win at fellow strugglers Southend.Pigott played a pivotal part in the Shrimpers winning promotion from League Two back in 2015, scoring an added-time equaliser in extra-time of the play-off final against Wycombe at Wembley.But the striker returned to haunt his old club as he fired home his 13th ...Full Story »

Fortuna Sittard boost Eredivisie survival hopes with win over 10-man FC Emmen

Posted Saturday, March 16, 2019 by PA32 hits

Fortuna Sittard pulled four points clear of the Eredivisie relegation zone with a comfortable 3-1 win over fellow strugglers FC Emmen.The hosts scored all their goals in the first half as they took control of the contest.Andrej Lukic’s own goal in the fourth minute set Sittard on their way before Lisandro Semedo doubled the lead in the 18th minute.Andrija Novakovich put the game to bed in ...Full Story »

Arsenal vs Stade Rennes FC - Arsenal must be at their best to turn Rennes tie around

Posted Thursday, March 14, 2019 by PA57 hits

Arsenal manager Unai Emery knows only the best will be good enough to see his side progress past Rennes in the Europa League.The Gunners welcome their Ligue 1 opponents to the Emirates Stadium on Thursday trailing 3-1 from last Thursday’s first leg.They will be forced to mount a second-leg recovery for the second round in a row after they overturned a deficit against BATE Borisov in the ro...Full Story »

Dynamo Kyiv vs Chelsea FC - Maurizio Sarri criticises ‘dangerous’ Dynamo Kiev pitch

Posted Thursday, March 14, 2019 by PA48 hits

Maurizio Sarri fears for the safety of his Chelsea players after branding Dynamo Kiev’s pitch “dangerous” and a “disaster”.Sarri’s squad trained at Kiev’s Olympic Stadium on Wednesday evening ahead of Thursday’s Europa League last-16 second leg.The Italian could be seen pointing at the playing surface as he spoke with members of his staff and feels...Full Story »

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