Ex-Prem stadium to be transformed with ‘red and white wall’ to silence away fans

[ad_1] SOUTHAMPTON are redeveloping St Mary’s to try and create a more intimidating atmosphere for visiting teams. Saints have confirmed that the away section at their 32,000-capacity ground is being moved to allow more home fans to sit in the noisy Northam Stand behind one of the goals, creating a “red-and-white wall”. 2 Southampton are … Read more

Ipswich can hold off challenge of Southampton and Leeds, reckons Tommy Miller

[ad_1] IPSWICH legend Tommy Miller believes his old club have what it takes to hold off the challenge of Southampton and Leeds. Conor Chaplin’s 75th-minute header completed a vital comeback win for the Tractor Boys against Sunderland to remain second and three points clear of Southampton and seven of Leeds. 5 Conor Chaplin celebrates Ipswich’s … Read more

Who will get promoted from the Championship – SunSport’s mid-season predictions

[ad_1] WE’RE now firmly into the second half of the race to make the Premier League promised land. Leicester and Ipswich have been setting the pace from the front – although the Tractor Boys have been reeled in recently by the blistering form of Southampton. 2 Ipswich still occupy an automatic promotion spot despite Southampton’s … Read more

Fans say ‘you can’t help but love Mowbray’ as he hails Birmingham’s BUFFET

[ad_1] FOOTBALL fans were loving Birmingham boss Tony Mowbray after he hailed the “unbelievable” buffet on offer at his new club. The ex-Sunderland boss, 60, was appointed Blues head coach earlier this month following the sacking of Wayne Rooney. 1 Tony Mowbray hailed the food on offer in the Birmingham media room He is preparing … Read more

Connolly concussed after challenge by Norwich goalie – but he gets punished

[ad_1] AARON CONNOLLY was forced off for Hull City after being clattered by Norwich goalkeeper Angus Gunn – but the referee amazingly gave a free-kick AGAINST him. The incident occurred as the Canaries claimed a 2-1 win at The Tigers in the Championship last night. 3 Aaron Connolly suffered a nasty injury after being clattered … Read more

I was gutted when Rooney lost his job… Championship is world’s hardest league

[ad_1] LIAM ROSENIOR was gutted his old pal Wayne Rooney lost his job at Birmingham — and admitted: “The Championship is the hardest league in the world.” Manchester United and England legend Rooney was sacked after just 15 games and 83 days in charge of the Blues to become the second tier’s latest managerial casualty. … Read more

Championship strugglers resort to showing Soccer Saturday DURING game

[ad_1] QUEENS PARK RANGERS have been showing Soccer Saturday on screens while fans watch the game. It’s not uncommon for football grounds to broadcast the Sky Sports programme within their concourses. 1 QPR took on Bournemouth at Loftus Road on SaturdayCredit: Getty But it’s more unusual for fans to be able to watch along while … Read more

Five EFL stars destined for the Prem including winger dreaming of Ballon d’Or

[ad_1] HAYDEN HACKNEY’S winner against Chelsea last night made it a night to remember for Middlesbrough at the Riverside. The 21-year-old Boro kid has been superb since breaking into the team last season after a year on loan at Scunthorpe. 6 Middlesbrough hero Hayden Hackney has been linked with a Premier League moveCredit: Getty He … Read more

I lost 7 loved ones and wanted to quit… now I’m dreaming of Carabao Cup joy

[ad_1] MIDDLESBROUGH star Isaiah Jones is now dreaming of Carabao Cup glory – after the loss of SEVEN family members inside a year left him wanting to quit football. The 24-year-old winger has gone from non-league unknown at Tooting & Mitcham to one of the Championship’s brightest stars since bursting on the scene in 2021 … Read more

Mowbray replaces Rooney as new boss shocks Birmingham squad at training session

[ad_1] TONY MOWBRAY replaced Wayne Rooney as manager of Birmingham City this morning. And wasted no time getting his hands dirty as he took training with his new squad for the first time. 2 Tony Mowbray has been confirmed as the new boss of Birmingham CityCredit: Rex 2 The former Sunderland manager replaces Wayne Rooney, … Read more