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Long-term injury casualties Almen Abdi and Joost van Aken both had runouts for the under-23s in a 3-2 home defeat to Bolton on Monday afternoon. Jack Stobbs gave us an early lead but we were 2-1 down by the interval and, although Conor Grant equalised, the visitors grabbed a late winner. Abdi played for 65 […]
Sam Hutchinson, Keiren Westwood and Joey Pelupessy are all doubtful for Tuesday evening’s FA Cup third round replay at Luton. Hutchinson took a heavy knock in Saturday’s 3-0 defeat at Hull, Westwood was having a scan on an injured toe on Monday and Pelupessy is struggling with an ankle problem. Caretaker boss Steve Agnew said […]
Our postponed home Championship game with Brentford has been rearranged for Tuesday, February 26, kick off 7.45pm. The match was originally planned for January 26 but was called off due to Brentford’s continued involvement in the FA Cup over the same weekend.
Caretaker Steve Agnew was clearly unhappy with what he saw as Wednesday slumped to a gutless 3-0 defeat at Hull. The caretaker boss said: “It was a disappointing result and a bitterly disappointing performance. We were never in the game, never showed any desire and Hull thoroughly deserved the win. “It does tell us things […]
Wednesday’s five-match unbeaten run came to an abrupt end when we were totally outplayed in a 3-0 defeat at Hull on Saturday. And if incoming manager Steve Bruce had any doubts about the size of the task facing him then the dismal showing at the KCOM Stadium brought home the considerable shortcomings and failings in […]
Westwood, Palmer, Lees, Hector, Fox, Boyd, Hutchinson, Bannan, Matias, Reach, Fletcher. Subs. Dawson, Baker, Thorniley, Pelupessy, Winnall, Nuhiu, Jones.
Fernando Forestieri is due back in training next week as he continues his recovery from a hamstring injury. Lucas Joao is also likely to return to training in the near future after limping off at Middlesbrough on Boxing Day but loanee Josh Onomah, injured at Boro as well after replacing Joao, is currently back with […]
Barry Bannan will be back in the Wednesday line-up for Saturday’s trip to in-form Hull and Sam Hutchinson also has a good chance of making the squad. Bannan took a heavy knock on the knee which forced him off just before the end of last weekend’s cup tie with Luton while Hutchinson limped off early […]
Chelsea’s FA Cup fourth round tie – at home to either ourselves or Luton – will kick off at 6pm on Sunday, January 27. This is to allow for live TV coverage of the tie on BBC and who faces Chelsea at Stamford Bridge will be decided in our third round replay at Kenilworth Road […]
IF we beat Luton in next week’s FA Cup replay then our fourth round trip to Chelsea would be on Sunday, January 27. With Chelsea now playing their Carabao Cup semi final second leg against Spurs on January 24, they have confirmed that the fourth round FA Cup tie – against us or Luton – […]