Month: March 2016

Queens Park Rangers v Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough have a game in hand over Brighton and Burnley who play each other on Saturday BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website TEAM NEWS Ben Gladwin could be added to the QPR squad for the visit of Middlesbrough on

McCarthy shares fans’ disappointment

Mick McCarthy’s Ipswich have won only one of their last four Championship fixtures Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy says he is as disappointed as the club’s fans by his side’s recent results. Ipswich are four points from a play-off spot with eight games to play, starting with a trip to Wolves on Saturday. “Join the

Bolton’s Wilkinson in Pompey loan move

Conor Wilkinson has made only two league starts for Bolton Portsmouth have signed striker Conor Wilkinson on loan from Bolton Wanderers until the end of the season. Wilkinson, 21, who has recently been on loan at Newport, would be eligible to play in the League Two play-offs should Portsmouth be involved. He is not available

Lambert seeks Rovers clarification

Blackburn Rovers boss Paul Lambert took over at Ewood Park in November 2015 Manager Paul Lambert hopes Blackburn Rovers’ owners will clarify plans after debts of more than £100m were revealed in accounts released to shareholders. Rovers will lose the services of director Alan Myers, who has decided to stand down from his post having

Middlesbrough 1-0 Hull City: David Nugent nets injury-time winner on Aitor Karanka’s return

Aitor Karanka’s return to the Middlesbrough dugout resulted in a happy ending to a turbulent week as David Nugent’s stoppage-time header saw off fellow Sky Bet Championship promotion hopefuls Hull. Having walked out last Friday following a stormy meeting with his players, and failing to smooth over the bust-up the following day, it looked like