League One News

Portsmouth’s League One promotion party on hold as Bolton fight for draw
13/04/2024 by TheGuardian
Portsmouth cannot celebrate promotion from League One, after they were held to a 1-1 draw at Bolton,..
Szmodics and Blackburn put major dent in Leeds’ promotion push
13/04/2024 by TheGuardian
Sammie Szmodics dealt a crushing blow to Leeds’s automatic promotion hopes as Blackburn claimed a ..
Leicester promotion hopes hurt as Bundu strike earns Plymouth victory
12/04/2024 by TheGuardian
Leaders Leicester missed the chance to move clear at the top of the Championship as they suffered a ..
‘It’d mean the world’: Portsmouth close in on Championship return
12/04/2024 by TheGuardian
With John Mousinho in charge, the whole city is ready to celebrate after 12 years out of the top two..
Championship roundup: Ipswich held by Watford but move into top two
10/04/2024 by TheGuardian
West Brom consolidate playoff place with win over RotherhamBlackburn’s relegation fears increase i..
Joe Kinnear, former Tottenham player and Wimbledon manager, dies aged 77
07/04/2024 by TheGuardian
Kinnear managed Luton, Forest and Newcastle among othersWon FA Cup, League Cup and Uefa Cup as a pla..
Rotherham relegated from Championship after Plymouth defeat
05/04/2024 by TheGuardian
Rotherham 0-1 PlymouthBali Mumba scores 32nd winner for visitorsRotherham’s relegation from the Ch..
Plymouth sack Ian Foster after fifth straight home defeat adds to drop fears
01/04/2024 by TheGuardian
Head coach had been in job for just three monthsArgyle lie just above Championship relegation zonePl..
Championship: Blackburn thrash Sunderland as West Brom deny Watford
01/04/2024 by TheGuardian
John Eustace earns first win as Rovers manager with 5-1 victoryRotherham stave off relegation for at..
AFC Wimbledon’s Pell charged by FA for allegedly kicking balls at MK Dons fans
07/03/2024 by TheGuardian
Pell charged with misconduct for ‘acting in improper manner’MK Dons fan group say he ‘booted 1..
Doncaster Rovers manager Grant McCann scores sensational goal in training – video
01/03/2024 by TheGuardian
Doncaster Rovers manager Grant McCann rolled back the years with a stunning scissor-kick volley in t..
Rochdale football club set to be saved from liquidation threat by US investor
29/02/2024 by TheGuardian
Club due to enter period of exclusivity with one bidderRochdale need £2m investment to ensure they ..
Bob Pryce obituary
28/02/2024 by TheGuardian
My former colleague Bob Pryce was one of several journalists of his generation who loved sport witho..
‘It is bleak’: Rochdale fight to survive in shadow of Ratcliffe’s £1.3bn deal
28/02/2024 by TheGuardian
Fear stalks club’s first home game since warning £2m is needed to avoid threat of liquidation but..
Defoe review – disarmingly honest portrait of a star footballer
27/02/2024 by TheGuardian
The West Ham and Tottenham striker considers a rags-to-riches career that began as a schoolkid, and..
Former Aston Villa captain Chris Nicholl dies aged 77 after dementia battle
25/02/2024 by TheGuardian
Northern Ireland defender went on to manage SouthamptonRepresented his nation at 1982 World Cup in S..
Rochdale AFC face threat of liquidation unless £2m investment is found
20/02/2024 by TheGuardian
National League club have run losses of over £1m in past yearChairman Simon Gauge looking for inves..
Leeds make light work of Argyle to march back into Championship top two
17/02/2024 by TheGuardian
Leeds moved to second in the Championship with a comfortable 2-0 win at Plymouth Argyle thanks to go..
Blackburn appoint John Eustace as new head coach after Tomasson departs
09/02/2024 by TheGuardian
Former Birmingham manager agrees two-and-a-half year dealJon Dahl Tomasson leaves Ewood Park job by ..
Jon Dahl Tomasson expected to leave Blackburn as transfer chaos swirls
08/02/2024 by TheGuardian
Botched deal for Duncan McGuire has highlighted club issuesJohn Eustace the frontrunner to replace T..
McGuire transfer collapsed after Blackburn pressed wrong button on website
06/02/2024 by TheGuardian
USMNT striker due to join the Championship club on loanBlackburn incorrectly submitted documents to ..
Plymouth Argyle v Leeds United: FA Cup fourth round replay – live
06/02/2024 by TheGuardian
FA Cup fourth-round replay updates, 7.45pm GMT kick-offLive scoreboard | Read Football Daily | And y..
Blackburn’s Szmodics sees off Wrexham to set up FA Cup tie with Newcastle
29/01/2024 by TheGuardian
Sammie Szmodics’s 20th and 21st goals of the season made him the star turn of Blackburn’s knocko..
Blackburn v Wrexham: FA Cup fourth round – live
29/01/2024 by TheGuardian
FA Cup news from Ewood Park, 7.30pm GMT kick-offFifth-round draw | And feel free to drop John an ema..
8 ridiculous last-minute January transfers that really happened
28/01/2024 by 90min
A look at some of the most surprising and latest Premier League moves that have been made right at t..
FA Cup roundup: Vardy on the mark in Leicester win as Argyle hold Leeds
27/01/2024 by TheGuardian
Birmingham lose for the first time under Tony MowbrayLeeds’ Anthony dedicates goal to late mother ..
Crystal Palace ponder new bid for Adam Wharton after Blackburn reject £18.5m
25/01/2024 by TheGuardian
19-year-old is long-term target for injury-hit PalaceBlackburn want to keep Wharton on loan as part ..
Loyal Reading fans take a stand as fears grow for crisis club’s future
20/01/2024 by TheGuardian
Travelling supporters vent their anger and frustration against owner Dai Yongge during League One de..
Blackpool FC: tangerines are the only fruit for us | Brief letters
19/01/2024 by TheGuardian
Tangerine dreams | California tipping | Going commando | Dung beetlesAs a supporter of both the Guar..
When Robert Maxwell tried to merge Reading and Oxford into a super club
19/01/2024 by TheGuardian
Fans fought off the ‘crackpot scheme’ to form Thames Valley Royals with Jim Smith as manager –..