Category: News Story

7 March 2024 0

Omari Hutchinson: Ipswich, debuting against Man City & praise from Pele

By Total Football News

From making his senior debut against Manchester City, to being praised for his skills as a youngster by none other than Pele, Omari Hutchinson has experienced a lot already.

Just 20, the winger is making quite the impression on loan at Ipswich Town this season, his first in the men’s game, but we start by reflecting back on last January.

“I wasn’t really expecting it, to be honest,” Hutchinson tells …

7 March 2024 0

Leicester face potential points deduction next season

By Total Football News

Leicester City are facing a charge for allegedly breaching the Premier League’s Profit and Sustainability Rules in their final campaign before they were relegated, Sky Sports News can reveal, meaning they could face a points deduction next season.

It is understood Leicester’s accounts covering last season – which will be made public later this month – are expected to show they exceeded the £105m losses permitted over the previous three

6 March 2024 0

Southampton vs Preston postponed after fire

By Total Football News

Southampton’s home Sky Bet Championship game against Preston North End has been postponed after a fire broke out at a building adjacent to St Mary’s Stadium.

Fire crews were tackling a blaze affecting four industrial units near the stadium just hours before Southampton were due to host the Lilywhites.

Hampshire and Isle of Wight Police told Sky Sports News that there were no injuries.

A statement from Hampshire and Isle …

5 March 2024 0

Behind the Whistle: Huddersfield lucky to escape second red vs Leeds

By Total Football News

In Behind the Whistle, former Premier League referee Chris Foy goes through a selection of key match decisions from the latest Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two action.

Behind the Whistle aims to give supporters of EFL clubs an insight into the decision-making considerations and also clarification of certain calls to provide an understanding of how the laws of the game are interpreted.

As part of a regular …

5 March 2024 0

Johnston on flying start for WBA, Celtic and his Portuguese tan

By Total Football News

Mikey Johnston is reminiscing about life in Portugal, and the subtle differences between the Iberian Peninsula and Glasgow.

“The weather,” he tells Sky Sports with a warm glow on his face that definitely hasn’t come from being sat in a training facility in West Bromwich.

“I looked Portuguese at the end of the year, but I’m looking a bit more Scottish now, aren’t I?”

Wednesday 6th March 7:30pm Kick off
29 February 2024 0

Cardiff begin contempt of court proceedings against agent McKay

By Total Football News

Breaking

Cardiff City issued contempt of court proceedings against Willie, Janice and Mark McKay on February 28 and a hearing will take place in Cardiff on March 5; if the court finds contempt was committed, the McKays could face a fine, imprisonment, or confiscation of assets.

Cardiff City have filed contempt of court proceedings against Willie McKay, after it was claimed the football agent

28 February 2024 0

West Brom’s £60m takeover confirmed

By Total Football News

Florida-based entrepreneur Shilen Patel and his father have completed a deal to take control of West Brom.

The takeover of the Championship club, worth a reported £60m, to acquire Guochuan Lai’s 87.8 per cent majority shareholding was approved by the EFL earlier in February.

A statement from West Brom read: “Bilkul Football WBA, LLC – a company ultimately owned by Florida-based entrepreneur Shilen Patel and his father Dr Kiran C. …

28 February 2024 0

Behind the Whistle: Millwall correctly awarded penalty vs Southampton

By Total Football News

In Behind the Whistle, former Premier League referee Chris Foy goes through a selection of key match decisions from the latest Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two action.

Behind the Whistle aims to give supporters of EFL clubs an insight into the decision-making considerations and also clarification of certain calls to provide an understanding of how the laws of the game are interpreted.

As part of a regular …

22 February 2024 0

Race for Premier League: Can Leicester be caught in title race?

By Total Football News

There are just 12 games to go of the Sky Bet Championship season.

Ahead of another busy weekend of second-tier action, we take a look at how the race for promotion to the Premier League is shaping up…

How the league table has changed so far this season

Current standings

This weekend’s fixtures

1st – Leicester, 78 points

Leicester have just looked a cut above from the opening day and …

21 February 2024 0

Millwall reappoint Harris as head coach after sacking Edwards

By Total Football News

Millwall have reappointed Neil Harris as the club’s new head coach on a contract until June 2025 after sacking Joe Edwards.

The 46-year-old has departed his managerial job at League One side Cambridge United after just two months in charge to rejoin Millwall, having spent four years as boss at The Den from 2015 until 2019.

The legendary Lions striker, who is the club’s all-time leading goalscorer with 138 goals, …