Category: Report

16 January 2022 0

Stoke ease past Hull to continue fine away form

By Total Football News

Stoke recorded a fourth away win from their last five on the road as Jacob Brown and Tom Ince secured a dominant 2-0 triumph at Hull in the Championship.

The Potters have kept clean sheets in each of that impressive quartet of contests, with 39-year-old former England international Phil Jagielka inspiring the latest shut-out during an assured debut for the club following his switch from Derby.

Michael O'Neill's men threatened …

15 January 2022 0

Coventry hit four past struggling Peterborough

By Total Football News

Coventry cranked their play-off challenge back into gear with a first win in seven Championship games as they thumped relegation battlers Peterborough 4-1.

Captain Matt Godden bagged a brace as Mark Robins' men sampled league success for the first time in more than two months with a sizzling showing at the Weston Homes Stadium.

Jordan Shipley fired wide in the fifth minute of his first league start but the Sky …

15 January 2022 0

Mitrovic hits first-half hat-trick as Fulham score six

By Total Football News

Aleksandar Mitrovic took his Championship goal tally to 27 for the season after hitting a first half hat-trick in Fulham's 6-2 victory over Bristol City at Craven Cottage.

The win, which came on the back of the Cottagers' 7-0 win at Reading in midweek, ensured Marco Silva's side took full advantage of Bournemouth's earlier defeat at Luton to move top of the table.

The outcome was decided in a thrilling …

15 January 2022 0

Bournemouth stunned by 97th-minute Luton winner

By Total Football News

Kal Naismith scored with the last kick of the game in the 97th minute as Luton produced a stunning 3-2 victory over Bournemouth, who drop important points in their automatic promotion bid.

A Lloyd Kelly own goal and a fine first Luton goal for Allan Campbell put the home side ahead in the first half, but Emiliano Marcondes pulled a goal back shortly after half-time.

A point looked to be …

15 January 2022 0

Blackburn edge Cardiff to strengthen top-two hopes

By Total Football News

Joe Rothwell's third goal of the season was enough to guide Blackburn to a 1-0 victory over struggling Cardiff and move them closer to the automatic promotion places.

With league leaders Bournemouth going down 3-2 at Luton it made it an even better day for Tony Mowbray's side, who went down to 10 men when Ryan Nyambe picked up a second yellow card in the 76th minute.

The Championship clash …

3 January 2022 0

Preston comeback sinks Stoke

By Total Football News

Andrew Hughes struck a late Preston winner as they came from behind to win 2-1 at Stoke.

The Welshman, who had not scored a league goal for nearly three years, headed in Ben Whiteman's 84th-minute corner to make it two wins out of two for new boss Ryan Lowe.

Stoke, now with just one win in their last six games, took the lead after 46 minutes courtesy of defender Ben …

3 January 2022 0

Derby hold Reading after spirited late fightback

By Total Football News

Battling Derby launched a remarkable late comeback to overturn a two-goal deficit and hold Reading to a 2-2 draw on Monday.

Junior Hoilett fired the Royals into the lead with a stunning curling effort to mark his first start since October 2 (37), before doubling the lead with a neat finish from close-range to put Veljko Paunovic's men in control (56).

The story was far from over, though. Derby assistant …

2 January 2022 0

Blackburn denied seventh straight win by Huddersfield

By Total Football News

Blackburn missed the chance to move within a point of the Championship summit after Huddersfield battled to a deserved 0-0 draw at Ewood Park.

With promotion rivals Bournemouth and Fulham both out of action due to postponements, Rovers had a chance to apply pressure in the race for the Premier League but were thwarted by the resolute Terriers who were able to withstand
early pressure from the league's form side …

2 January 2022 0

Three red cards in West Brom-Cardiff draw

By Total Football News

Two red cards were shown at the final whistle as tempers boiled over at the end of the 1-1 draw between West Brom and Cardiff at The Hawthorns.

Callum Robinson cancelled out James Collins' 34th-minute opener to earn Albion a point, but the scoring was overshadowed by disciplinary incidents.

The Baggies had already had midfielder Alex Mowatt sent off as their stuttering form in the Sky Bet Championship extended to …

2 January 2022 0

Weimann hits treble as Bristol City edge five-goal thriller

By Total Football News

Andreas Weimann netted a hat-trick as Bristol City edged out Millwall 3-2 in a Sky Bet Championship thriller at Ashton Gate.

The home side went in front after seven minutes when Weimann latched on to a dreadful clearance from Bartosz Bialkowski and scooped the ball over the Millwall goalkeeper's head from 25 yards out.

However, Tom Bradshaw escaped the attention of Ryley Towler to head home a Murray Wallace cross …