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7 July 2020 0

Bruce calls on Premier League clubs to help EFL

By Total Football News

Last Updated: 07/07/20 11:19pm

Steve Bruce was appointed Newcastle head coach on a three-year contract last July

Steve Bruce was appointed Newcastle head coach on a three-year contract last July

Steve Bruce has called on Premier League clubs to fund a rescue package for their struggling EFL counterparts amid a brewing financial crisis in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Championship club Wigan became the latest club to go into administration last week, just a month after being taken over, and Newcastle head

7 July 2020 0

Costa completes permanent Leeds switch

By Total Football News

Portugal international joined on loan from Wolves last summer - ahead of a planned permanent move

Last Updated: 07/07/20 5:27pm

Helder Costa has committed to Leeds until at least the summer of 2024

Helder Costa has committed to Leeds until at least the summer of 2024

Leeds United have confirmed Helder Costa has officially joined the club on a four-year deal.

The Portugal international joined on loan from Wolves last summer - ahead of a planned permanent move.

That deal has now become

7 July 2020 0

Race for the Premier League live on Sky

By Total Football News

West Brom vs Fulham, Brentford vs Preston, Leeds vs Barnsley picked for Sky Sports coverage

Last Updated: 07/07/20 3:55pm

Sky Sports has announced another three Championship games to be broadcast live as a thrilling promotion race nears its conclusion.

A potentially crucial triple-header across successive days in the race for the Premier League starts with second-placed West Brom hosting fourth-placed Fulham on Tuesday July 14 (kick-off 5pm).

Third-placed Brentford, still

7 July 2020 0

‘EFL wages and transfer fees will plummet’

By Total Football News

Chairman has seen club revenues drop 85 per cent during coronavirus pandemic; predicts "numerous" EFL clubs will fall into administration next season

Last Updated: 07/07/20 1:47pm

The Championship chairman revealed his club have suffered huge losses as a result of the coronavirus pandemic

The Championship chairman revealed his club have suffered huge losses as a result of the coronavirus pandemic

Players wages and transfer fees in the EFL will fall significantly as a result of the coronavirus - that's the view of one Championship

7 July 2020 0

Wigan appeal points deduction; Warriors to bid for club

By Total Football News

Joint administrator Gerald Krasner says appeal process has begun, confirms 75 staff made redundant on Monday

Last Updated: 07/07/20 12:40pm

1:59 Wigan's administrator says they have already started the appeal process against their points deduction but warns they could face another one if certain debts are not paid

Wigan's administrator says they have already started the appeal process against their points deduction but warns they could face another one if

7 July 2020 0

DW Stadium lit up to show support for stricken Wigan

By Total Football News

Latics' home bathed in blue and white light as part of fans' #LetsHangOn campaign

Last Updated: 07/07/20 8:18am

0:25 Wigan Athletic's Supporters Club lit up the club's DW Stadium as part of their #LetsHangOn appeal, following news the club had entered administration

Wigan Athletic's Supporters Club lit up the club's DW Stadium as part of their #LetsHangOn appeal, following news the club had entered administration

Wigan Athletic Supporters Club lit

6 July 2020 0

Hughton wants Bristol City job

By Total Football News

Mick McCarthy, who left his role as manager of Republic of Ireland last week, is also on Bristol City's shortlist.

Last Updated: 06/07/20 5:21pm

Chris Hughton is interested in becoming the Bristol City manager.

The ex-Newcastle and Brighton boss is the favourite to succeed Lee Johnson, who was sacked on Saturday.

Hughton is said to be excited by the prospect of taking over at Ashton Gate, believing

6 July 2020 0

Pulis distances himself from Bristol City return

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Lee Johnson left Ashton Gate after Saturday's home defeat to Cardiff

Last Updated: 06/07/20 10:35am

Tony Pulis has been out of work since leaving Middlesbrough in May 2019

Tony Pulis has been out of work since leaving Middlesbrough in May 2019

Tony Pulis has distanced himself from the Bristol City manager's job after Lee Johnson was sacked on Saturday.

Pulis was the early favourite with the bookmakers to replace Johnson, whose four-year reign at Ashton Gate came to an end following their home

5 July 2020 0

Wigan fans urge EFL to suspend points deduction

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Jason Taylor, Wigan Athletic Supporters Club: "This points deduction should be stopped and postponed until every avenue has been investigated."

Last Updated: 05/07/20 7:47pm

1:06 Wigan Athletic supporter liaison officer Jason Taylor says the club's fans have raised money to pay for coaches and accommodation for the playing squad.

Wigan Athletic supporter liaison officer Jason Taylor says the club's fans have raised money to pay for coaches and accommodation for

4 July 2020 0

Wigan boss defiant after catastrophic week

By Total Football News

Last Updated: 04/07/20 7:47pm

1:14 Paul Cook says his players will not be lying down as he thanked fans for their support in an interview posted on Wigan's Twitter account

Paul Cook says his players will not be lying down as he thanked fans for their support in an interview posted on Wigan's Twitter account

Paul Cook insists Wigan will not go down without a fight after