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Leon Wobschall

Moore certain Sheffield United’s hard work will help to turn tide

GOALKEEPER Simon Moore insists that no one at Sheffield United will be beating themselves up at their recent winless Championship streak.

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Verdict: Hull City 3 Brentford 2 - Nigel Adkins effect brings positive effect to tumultuous Tigers

FOOTBALL management is a brutal world rife with volatility and uncertainty.

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Brentford scramble the ball away from Tigers' Fraizer Campbell. Picture Tony Johnson.

Hull City 3 Brentford 2: Tigers battle back to secure opening win for Adkins

A DRAMATIC second-half saw Hull City start the Nigel Adkins reign with a badly-needed win to ease their plight towards the wrong end of the Championship table with a tense victory over the Bees.

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Video - Hull City v Brentford: Nigel Adkins is looking for leaders to step forward at Tigers

IN his managerial career to date, Nigel Adkins has prided himself on keeping abreast with the latest advances, embracing modern-day thinking.

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BUILDING: Bradford City manager Stuart McCall.
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Bradford City v Rochdale: Reinforcements made top of January agenda for Bantams

STUART McCALL has revealed that he is keen on supplementing his Bradford City squad with three or four new faces in the January ransfer window.

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Christopher Schindler, No 26, and team-mates applaud the fans after Huddersfield Town's win over Manchester United (Picture: Nigel French/PA Wire).

Huddersfield Town v Brighton: Terriers are plugging in to their electric support

YOU suspect that well-known phrase of an Englishman’s home being his castle has percolated down to Huddersfield Town’s Germanic contingent.

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Video - QPR v Leeds United: Christiansen happy with his lot at Leeds

THE PERCEPTION remains among many supporters that Leeds United’s January recruitment of 2017 was modest at best, deficient at worst.

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Rotherham United manager Paul Warne (Picture: Tony Johnson).

Blackpool v Rotherham United: ‘Natural erosion’ to play part when Millers reshape

ROTHERHAM United manager Paul Warne’s mind may be chiefly preoccupied with the here and now, but he admits that some of his attention is already turning towards thoughts of January.

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Sheffield United's Leon Clarke scores.

Sheffield United 1 Bristol City 2: Fleck sees red as Blades hit by late winner from Flint

DIFFICULT weeks during manager Chris Wilder’s tenure at Bramall Lane are hard to find – more especially in 2017.

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Middlesbrough manager Garry Monk made public his fury with his side for their insipid display against Bristol City.

Middlesbrough v Ipswich Town: Boro fans demanding not words but deeds

AS much as Garry Monk has attempted to acknowledge the frustrations of sections of Middlesbrough’s disgruntled supporters this week he will plainly know that the time for talking is over.

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Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner. Picture: Anthony Devlin/PA

David Wagner believes home comforts can bring timely cheer for Huddersfield Town

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN head coach David Wagner is confident that his side can replicate history for the third season running by producing a strong finish to the calendar year after some late autumn difficulties.

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Izzy Brown goes for goal during Huddersfield Towns Wembley play-off meeting with Reading last May (Picture: PA).

Huddersfield Town ‘tried everything to keep Brown’ but have moved on, says Wagner

THE SIGHT of Izzy Brown at the John Smith’s Stadium tomorrow afternoon will prompt a nostalgic rewind to Huddersfield Town’s glorious Spring rising to the Premier League – and a tinge of regret.

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Sheffield United's Richard Stearman (Picture: Simon Bellis/Sportimage).

Sheffield United v Bristol City: Stearman backs Blades to handle the pressure

DEFENDER Richard Stearman offers a steely response to any outsiders who suggest that Sheffield United’s Championship bubble is in danger of bursting.

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‘We cannot wave a wand to get out of trouble’ says Hull City boss Nigel Adkins

NEW Hull City head coach Nigel Adkins says he is under no illusions about the extent of the task he has taken on and acknowledges that the Tigers are currently embroiled in an intense Championship relegation fight.

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Video: Time on sidelines proves beneficial for new Hull City head coach Nigel Adkins

NEW Hull City head coach Nigel Adkins has revealed that he has turned down a number of other opportunities during his 18-month break for management - before electing to return to football with the Tigers.

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Video: Defender the only injury concern for Huddersfield Town for Brighton clash

DAVID WAGNER has revealed that defender Martin Cranie is his only fresh injury doubt ahead of Saturday’s Premier League encounter with Brighton and Hove Albion.

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NEW FACE: Hull City manager, Nigel Adkins. Picture: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Leon Wobschall: Positivity of Nigel Adkins could be the perfect tonic for Hull City

IT WAS during his ill-fated 11-month spell at Sheffield United that Nigel Adkins famously labelled the 2015-16 season at Bramall Lane as a ‘Bladeacoaster’ on social media.

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Jordan Gibson.

Jordan Gibson keen to copy path of Tyrell Robinson at Bradford City

PROMISING Bradford City winger Jordan Gibson has revealed he has been inspired by the breakthrough of Tyrell Robinson in his quest to establish himself in the first-team squad.

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Chris Wilder.

Sheffield United v Bristol City: Two cities united in pursuit of fulfilling potential

THE SIMILARITIES between Sheffield United and Bristol City do not begin and end in their current status as surprise packages of the Championship season.

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