Tag: League One

Pep Clotet appointed Oxford manager

Oxford have announced the appointment of former Leeds assistant head coach Pep Clotet as their new manager. The 40-year-old Spaniard, also Garry Monk’s number two at Swansea, replaces Michael Appleton at the Kassam Stadium. Appleton, after leading Oxford into Sky Bet League One during the 2015-16 campaign, opted to leave the club last month to […]

Peterborough new signing Ricky Miller explains bite which led to six-game ban

New Peterborough striker Ricky Miller has claimed he was forced into biting an opponent because he was being held in a headlock at the time and was “struggling to breathe”. Miller was found guilty of violent conduct by the Football Association on Wednesday while playing for his previous club Dover in a National League match […]

Rochdale midfielder Joe Thompson announces he has beaten cancer for second time

Rochdale midfielder Joe Thompson has revealed he has beaten cancer for the second time. The 28-year-old announced on his Twitter feed on Wednesday evening that he is “cancer-free” after the nodular sclerosis Hodgkin lymphoma with which he originally was diagnosed in 2013 and battled successfully struck once again. Thompson tweeted: “Let me just confirm! #TWICE […]