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No new injury worries for Michael Appleton as Lincoln prepare to host MK Dons

Posted Tuesday, April 13, 2021 by PA42 hits

Lincoln boss Michael Appleton has no fresh selection problems ahead of Tuesday night’s League One home game against MK Dons.However, Appleton will have to deal with the after-effects of Saturday’s 2-2 draw with Blackpool, which saw Lincoln return to action after a two-week Covid-19 lay-off.Midfielder Max Sanders started that game on his return from a hamstring injury but was replaced...Full Story »

Michael Duff will not get carried away as Cheltenham move back to top

Posted Sunday, April 11, 2021 by PA31 hits

Cheltenham manager Michael Duff saw his side return to the top of Sky Bet League Two after a 1-0 win at home to in-form Leyton Orient – but admitted he wanted more from his strikers going into the final few weeks of the season.A first-half Conor Thomas penalty was all that separated the sides, with the Robins guilty of squandering a number of chances, particularly in the opening period.Duf...Full Story »

Michael Appleton salutes Lincoln spirit after late fightback stuns Blackpool

Posted Sunday, April 11, 2021 by PA32 hits

Michael Appleton’s satisfaction at Lincoln’s fightback to earn a 2-2 draw with Blackpool was tinged with frustration.The Imps returned to action after more than two weeks without a game due a Covid-19 outbreak in their camp.Prior to the outbreak, which saw two matches postponed, the Imps had slipped out of automatic promotion contention and even their play-off hopes had begun to look...Full Story »

Michael Cheek helps play-off hopefuls Bromley return to winning ways

Posted Sunday, April 11, 2021 by PA20 hits

National League leading scorer Michael Cheek netted his 17th league goal of the season to end a four-game winless run for Bromley as they beat Dagenham and Redbridge 1-0.The Ravens had seen their play-off push falter in recent weeks but Cheek scored just after the half-hour to hand them all three points before they had Luke Coulson sent off in stoppage time.The striker fired home from the left-h...Full Story »

Michael Nottingham boosts Accrington’s play-off hopes with winner

Posted Tuesday, April 06, 2021 by PA17 hits

Defender Michael Nottingham produced a great finish 20 minutes from time to earn Accrington a 2-1 triumph at Oxford.Nottingham controlled a clearance with a fine first touch then hammered in a half-volley from 10 yards to bring Stanley a vital win for their faint hopes of reaching the play-offs, and all but ending Oxford’s.Accrington thought they should have had a goal when Dion Charles lo...Full Story »

Michael Duff says it was ‘one of those days’ after Cheltenham draw with Grimsby

Posted Tuesday, April 06, 2021 by PA18 hits

Michael Duff bemoaned a lack of fortune as promotion-chasing Cheltenham were held to a 1-1 draw by rock-bottom Grimsby.After falling behind to an eighth-minute opener from Grimsby captain Lenell John-Lewis, the visitors hit back at Blundell Park through defender William Boyle.However, before nodding into the bottom corner from a trademark Ben Tozer long throw, the same man had an earlier header ...Full Story »

Michael Rose set to miss Coventry’s meeting with Bristol City through injury

Posted Sunday, April 04, 2021 by PA79 hits

Coventry are set to be without Michael Rose against Bristol City on Easter Monday.Rose suffered a nasty gash in a delicate place around his groin against QPR and boss Mark Robins said he was unlikely to feature against the Robins.Striker Max Biamou is also a doubt with a knee problem that has been troubling him for a while.However, Kyle McFadzean is back from suspension and will return to Robins...Full Story »

Reading set to be without Michael Morrison for Derby clash

Posted Saturday, April 03, 2021 by PA26 hits

Reading are set to be without Michael Morrison for the visit of Derby on Monday.The experienced defender suffered a recurrence of a hamstring injury during the 1-1 draw at Barnsley.Fellow centre-half Tom McIntyre is sidelined by a quad injury which could end his season.John Swift and Felipe Araruna are also on the casualty list.Derby are likely to be missing Lee Gregory and Martyn Waghorn.The st...Full Story »

Rotherham manager Paul Warne places no blame on Michael Smith for missed penalty

Posted Saturday, April 03, 2021 by PA26 hits

Rotherham manager Paul Warne placed no blame on striker Michael Smith after he had a late penalty saved in their 1-0 defeat at Millwall.Smith was denied from the spot by Lions goalkeeper Bartosz Bialkowski with five minutes left at The Den to stop the 10-man Millers from picking up a precious point in their battle against relegation.Rotherham are playing catch-up in more ways than one, with this...Full Story »

Michael Duff hails Callum Wright’s strike as Cheltenham thump Tranmere

Posted Saturday, April 03, 2021 by PA17 hits

Cheltenham boss Michael Duff said Callum Wright’s strike in his side’s emphatic 4-0 victory over promotion rivals Tranmere was one of the best goals he has seen live.A stunning second-half effort from midfielder Wright wrapped up the points after the second-placed hosts had struck three times before the break.And victorious boss Duff admitted it was a goal to savour from the 20-year-...Full Story »

Michael Bostwick could return for Burton against Shrewsbury

Posted Tuesday, March 23, 2021 by PA97 hits

Burton will check on the fitness of Michael Bostwick ahead of their home game against Shrewsbury.Albion boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink is hopeful that the 32-year-old can return to the centre of defence after missing the last three games through injury.Bostwick’s return would allow Michael Mancienne to move into midfield, possibly at the expense of Terry Taylor.While Danny Rowe is closing in...Full Story »

Michael Duff wary of Cheltenham’s promotion rivals despite Salford win

Posted Sunday, March 21, 2021 by PA24 hits

Cheltenham may have maintained their slender one-point lead at the top of the Sky Bet League Two table with a 2-0 win over Salford, but boss Michael Duff is anxiously looking over his shoulder.Sean Long headed in a trademark Ben Tozer long throw inside three minutes to hand Cheltenham the perfect start, with Liam Sercombe doubling the lead before half-time after visiting goalkeeper Vaclav Hladky...Full Story »

Newport boss Michael Flynn has no issues with Leyton Orient’s winning goal

Posted Sunday, March 21, 2021 by PA55 hits

Newport manager Michael Flynn had no problem with referee Samuel Barrott overruling his linesman and allowing Conor Wilkinson’s winning goal to stand in Leyton Orient’s 1-0 victory at the Cardiff City Stadium.The Irish striker tapped in Dan Kemp’s low cross from the left in the 61st minute to give Orient a Sky Bet League Two double over Newport this season.“He wasn’...Full Story »

Portsmouth to check on Michael Jacobs, Callum Johnson and John Marquis

Posted Thursday, March 18, 2021 by PA34 hits

Managerless Portsmouth have a trio of injury doubts ahead of their Sky Bet League One clash against Ipswich.Michael Jacobs (hamstring), Callum Johnson (calf) and John Marquis (ankle) will all be assessed prior to the visit of the Tractor Boys.Goalkeeper Alex Bass continues his recovery from a stress fracture in his foot.Striker Ellis Harrison is set to be absent with a knee injury he sustained e...Full Story »

Michael Owen gets into argument with Ian Wright over current Liverpool form

Posted Tuesday, March 16, 2021 by Dailystar.co.uk75 hits

Michael Owen and Ian Wright found themselves in an argument over whether Liverpool could still be considered the second best team in the Premier League. Ahead of the trip to Wolves, the Reds sit down in eighth after a miserable run of form, especially at home. However, in the last 48 months they have lifted the Champions League and Premier League with essentially the same side Jurgen Klopp sti...Full Story »

We got what we deserved – nothing, says Lincoln boss Michael Appleton

Posted Sunday, March 14, 2021 by PA15 hits

Lincoln boss Michael Appleton admitted his side got exactly what they deserved in their shock 2-1 home defeat to struggling Rochdale.Appleton accepted his promotion hopefuls could have found themselves on the end of an even heavier beating as they crashed to a third loss in five games.Oliver Rathbone gave Dale a deserved lead nine minutes before the break and City had several escapes early in th...Full Story »

Michael Duff pleased Cheltenham came good in ‘hairy scary’ finish at Exeter

Posted Sunday, March 14, 2021 by PA20 hits

Cheltenham boss was relieved to end up on the right side of a ‘hairy scary’ finish after his team edged out Exeter 1-0.The Robins took a big step towards promotion from Sky Bet League Two, with substitute Andy Williams bundling home the only goal of a tight contest in stoppage time.It was a harsh defeat on Exeter, who had created the better of the very few chances throughout the game...Full Story »

Michael Flynn hails ‘important’ Newport win but says he won’t get carried away

Posted Sunday, March 14, 2021 by PA25 hits

Newport boss Michael Flynn was full of praise for his side after they beat 10-man Morecambe 3-1 to move up to fourth in League Two – but insisted he would not be getting carried away.The Exiles took the points with goals from Matty Dolan, Josh Sheehan and Kevin Ellison but they were helped by Morecambe being reduced to 10 men when skipper Sam Lavelle was sent off seven minutes before the b...Full Story »

Matty Dolan and Michael Flynn claim Newport ‘got what they deserved’

Posted Wednesday, March 10, 2021 by PA25 hits

Matty Dolan has urged Newport to use the dramatic 2-1 win over Bradford as impetus for a Sky Bet League Two promotion push.Defender Dolan almost single-handedly swung the game County’s way as he scored twice after Michael Flynn’s side had fallen behind.First he struck home a superb free-kick which cancelled out Andy Cook’s opener for the Bantams.Then, in the sixth minute of sto...Full Story »

Michael Duff admits Cheltenham ‘not quite at it’ during Mansfield defeat

Posted Wednesday, March 10, 2021 by PA22 hits

Cheltenham boss Michael Duff stood by his table-topping players, despite being swept aside 3-1 by a 10-minute Mansfield Town purple patch.The Stags came from behind courtesy of three quickfire goals to halt Cheltenham’s four-game winning streak, with Jordan Bowery’s brace taking him to double figures for the season.However, Duff remained philosophical, saying: “It was individua...Full Story »

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