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If you want to hold a grudge follow the example of Leigh Roose | Paul Doyle

Yaya Touré is no Johan Cruyff but they are mild compared to the keeper who caused chaos for Celtic and against StokeIt is getting to the stage where we are going to have to accept Yaya Touré is no Johan Cruyff. Shame, really, because the Ivorian had th…

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Hooray for Saido! Hooray for Fizzy Cup! | The Fiver

Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!There’s nothing quite like the magic of Fizzy Cup, especially in August. Tens of fans flocked to stadiums up and down the country to watch a bunch of reserve sides contest last night’s second-round tie…

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Hooray for Saido! Hooray for Fizzy Cup! | The Fiver

Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!There’s nothing quite like the magic of Fizzy Cup, especially in August. Tens of fans flocked to stadiums up and down the country to watch a bunch of reserve sides contest last night’s second-round tie…

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Cardiff and Huddersfield humbled by Championship clubs in Carabao Cup

• Dennis Srbeny double helps ease Norwich into the third round• Saido Berahino scores first goal for Stoke since February 2016Cardiff crashed out of the Carabao Cup as Norwich, Championship strugglers, beat them 3-1 in south Wales. Dennis Srbeny’s doub…

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Stoke’s miserable start to the season goes on as Will Grigg hits double for Wigan

• Stoke yet to win since relegation from Premier League• Bolton third after beating Birmingham; Norwich beat PrestonStoke City were handed a 3-0 home defeat by Wigan Athletic to continue their winless start to life in the Championship. The defeat conti…

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Jimmy McIlroy obituary

Elegant Burnley inside-forward who was a creative force in the remarkable Northern Ireland side of the 1950sThe footballer Jimmy McIlroy, who has died aged 86, was an elegant cornerstone of Burnley’s First Division title-winning side of the late 1950s …

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Leeds begin Marcelo Bielsa era with impressive victory over Stoke

Ever the non-comformist, Marcelo Bielsa likes to keep his Leeds United squad at the training ground from early in the morning to mid-evening, but they have evidently not been wasting their time. Long before the final whistle Gary Rowett’s own brand new…

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Leeds United 3-1 Stoke City: Championship – as it happened

Marcelo Bielsa got off to a dream start as Leeds manager, with goals by Mateusz Klich, Pablo Hernandez and captain Liam Cooper sealing a 3-1 win 6.49pm BST Read Louise Taylor’s match report from Elland Road below. Thanks for your company. Bye! Related:…

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Drop down divisions will help Stoke’s Berahino end goal drought, says Rowett

Striker has not scored competitively in 890 daysStoke manager says Championship can help him fire againGary Rowett believes Stoke City’s relegation to the Championship may help Saido Berahino rediscover his goalscoring touch, with the striker’s last co…

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Gary Rowett expects Jack Butland to start Championship season at Stoke City

• Club have not received an offer they consider to be acceptable• Manager believes goalkeeper’s England chances will not sufferGary Rowett has said he expects Jack Butland to remain at Stoke City beyond next Thursday’s summer transfer deadline and insi…

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