Player Profile: Stalwart CanMNT Midfield Maestro Junior Hoilett

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PREVIEW – The 32-year-old Canadian international Junior Hoilett didn’t have it easy when he began his footballing career. But, like the country he represents, he has shown determination, tenacity, and a willingness to succeed. Hoilett and his story have become one of the many key factors that have given rise to the success of the […] READ MORE


Former Sheffield Wednesday Man Set to Make EFL Return

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Reading have had a surprisingly good start to this Championship season. They may have just suffered a midweek defeat at the hands of Sheffield United, but they’re still heading in the right direction under Paul Ince. The club are looking to bring in even more talent to the squad in the form of an ex-Sheffield […] READ MORE



Burnley Could Offer Andy Carroll Premier League Return

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Andy Carroll has long since been out of the spotlight now and a Premier League return could be on the cards. The forward is currently playing at Reading, but with his short-term contract set to soon expire, Burnley are interested in taking him on, according to The Guardian’s rumour mill. The Clarets have just lost […] READ MORE


Reading and EFL Agree to Point Deduction

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Reading is the latest English Football League member to be hit with a points deduction totally 12 points, according to the Sportsmail. Reading Agree to Points Deduction -12 points The punishment for breaches of Financial Fair Play is split in half with six points taking effect immediately and a suspended six points deduction. The latter […] READ MORE




Reading Full-Back Omar Richards Joins Bayern Munich

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Bayern Munich have confirmed that they have signed full-back Omar Richards from Reading on a four-year deal. The German champions have held a long-term interest in the 23-year-old, and is the latest English player to make the move to Germany. Omar Richards Joins Bayern Munich Exciting Prospect Richards has impressed since making his debut for […] READ MORE


Returning Players: Steve Sidwell

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s ‘Returning Players’ series. In this edition, we take a look at Steve Sidwell. Sidwell is remembered fondly by Brighton & Hove Albion fans following two spells at the club which came at the beginning and at the end of an impressive career. The former midfielder’s two stints with the […] READ MORE


Predicting and Dissecting the Championship Promotion Battle

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With the 2020/21 Championship campaign coming to its final section, there is still everything to play for when it comes to the promotion race. There is one clear favourite, but picking the club with the second-clearest route to ascend from the Championship is a tricky task – so too is predicting the rest of the […] READ MORE