Sky Bet League Two club Lincoln City have already sold around 25,000 tickets for their first visit to Wembley Stadium in their 133-year history according to the club’s official Twitter feed. The Red Imps will compete against Sky Bet League One club Shrewsbury Town in the Checkatrade Trophy final under the famous arch on Sunday [...] The post All aboard the Lincoln Loco! – 25,000 Imps now on their way to Wembley appeared first on The72.
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Walsall Football Club have today parted company with manager Jon Whitney, following a 2-0 defeat to Shrewsbury Town. Here are five potential managers to replace Jon Whitney at Walsall – Uwe Rosler – The ex Manchester City forward could be a great coup for Walsall, he recently departed Fleetwood Town but guided the club to 4th [...] The post Five potential managers to replace Jon Whitney at Walsall appeared first on The72.
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Wembley finalists Shrewsbury Town have added more to the feeling of good times in Shropshire by announcing a £409,000 profit for the 2016-17 season. According to Shropshire Star, the promotion-chasing club made £409,294, which was down on the £1.23 million made the previous year. Turnover also fell by £2.14 million, from £6.85 million in 2016 [...] The post Shrewsbury Town announce £409,000 profit for 2016-17 season appeared first on The72.
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Carlton Morris headed Shrewsbury to Wembley for the first time since 2009 with the only goal of the game against Yeovil in their EFL Trophy semi-final. Morris powered in Shaun Whalley’s cross to book Paul Hurst’s side a place in the final against Lincoln on 8 April. The result continues a superb season for Shrewsbury, [...] The post Shrewsbury Town are heading to Wembley appeared first on The72.
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There are a number of players in League One who would be able to make the step up to the Championship with ease. Here are 5 players who Championship clubs should sign in the summer- Jack Marriott- The Peterborough United striker has been in fine form for the League One side and is the top [...] The post Five League One stars who Championship clubs should sign appeared first on The72.
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Steve Evans was never known for his tact at any club that he’s managed at, it was this that allowed him to take over the reins at former club Leeds United. It also served him well in his first presser for new club Peterborough as reported by the Peterborough Telegraph. Steve Evans arrived at Elland [...] The post Former Leeds United boss Steve Evans bullish in first Posh interview appeared first on The72.
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Bristol Rovers are set to host promotion chasing Wigan Athletic on Tuesday night, with both side’s heading into the game on the back of good results at the weekend. Bristol Rovers are 12th in League One and they are still in the race for promotion play-off, however they trail the top six teams by 7 [...] The post Match Preview: Bristol Rovers vs Wigan Athletic appeared first on The72.
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Shrewsbury Town boss Paul Hurst says the prospect of playing at Wembley should motivate not only his own side, but also Tuesday’s EFL Trophy semi-final visitors Yeovil Town. Shrewsbury have not won at Wembley in three previous visits – and Hurst was part of the Rotherham side that caused the first of those defeats in [...] The post Wembley ‘great motivator’ for Shrewsbury appeared first on The72.
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Blackburn Rovers travel to AFC Wimbledon looking to remain top of League One whilst the host are looking to climb further away from the relegation zone. Blackburn look to hold on to the top spot in League One with a win in the tough fixture away to Wimbledon on Tuesday night. The Rovers are currently [...] The post Match Preview: AFC Wimbledon vs Blackburn Rovers appeared first on The72.
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Paul Hurst delighted that Shrewsbury picked up three points at Charlton and manage to go one point behind league leaders Blackburn. Alex Rodman and Omar Beckles grabbed second-half goals as Shrewsbury maintained their League One promotion charge with victory at Charlton. Jon Nolan also missed a first-half penalty for the second-placed visitors, who are one [...] The post Paul Hurst pleased to pick up three points at Charlton appeared first on The72.
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|Shrewsbury Town's Results|
|Mar 17||Scunthorpe United||2 - 1||A|
|Mar 10||Walsall||2 - 0||H|
|Feb 24||Charlton Athletic||2 - 0||A|
|Shrewsbury Town's Fixtures|
|Mar 20||Northampton Town||A|
|Mar 24||AFC Wimbledon||H|
|League One Table|