Returning Players: Matty Taylor

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Welcome to Last Word on Footballs ‘Returning Players’ Series. In this edition, we take a look at striker Matty Taylor. Taylor began his career at his hometown club, Oxford United, where he came through the academy. The striker made 11 appearances for the U’s before his release as a teenager in 2009. However, as a […] READ MORE


Bristol Rovers Confirm Joey Barton Appointment

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Former Fleetwood Town manager Joey Barton has officially been announced as the new manager of Bristol Rovers. The former player turned manager arrives with some task on his hands. As it stands, Rovers are just two points clear of the relegation zone.  Those at the top will hope the appointment of Barton brings much-needed stability […] READ MORE


Joe Ledley Trains With Bristol Rovers

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Former Celtic and Crystal Palace midfielder Joe Ledley is training with Bristol Rovers and has been in discussions to join the Gas, Bristol Live reports. The 34-year-old Welsh international was also in attendance at the League One sides’ 3-1 win against Portsmouth on Tuesday, watching the come-from-behind victory from the East Stand of Bristol’s Memorial […] READ MORE


Oxford United Weekly Round-Up: U’s Take Maximum Points

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Oxford United picked up maximum points this week as they continued their push for the playoffs. It is now just one defeat in their last 16 games in all competitions after their loss at Doncaster Rovers last weekend. Oxford United Weekly Round-Up: Maximum Points for the U’s Three Points Picked up at Bristol Rovers On […] READ MORE



Bristol Rovers Sack Paul Tisdale After Ten Game Winless Run

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Ten games with no win has seen Bristol Rovers sack manager Paul Tisdale after just 19 games in charge. Winless Run Sees Bristol Rovers Sack Paul Tisdale 📝 Bristol Rovers can today confirm that it has parted company with Manager Paul Tisdale.#BristolRovers — Bristol Rovers (@Official_BRFC) February 10, 2021 19 Games is the End of […] READ MORE