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On This Day in Football: Sir Matt debuts for Scotland and a Forest legend passes away

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On this day in 1933, Manchester City right-half Matthew Busby made his international debut for Scotland in a 3-2 British Home Championship defeat against Wales at Ninian Park. This would be his only official appearance for Scotland.

Born in the village of Orbiston up in North Lanarkshire, Busby joined City in 1928 at the age of 18.

Warburton left frustrated as Villa clinch victory against Forest

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Nottingham Forest succumbed to a 2-1 defeat against Aston Villa at Villa Park on Sunday marking their sixth straight loss in all competitions.

Daryl Murphy’s second half strike cancelled out Albert Adomah’s opener for Villa but Forest’s profligacy in front of goal proved to be fatal as Villa grabbed the winner through a Conor Hourihane free-kick.

4-4-2 v Nottingham: Steve Bruce without these 2 Aston Villa players for vital game; Team News & Predicted Lineup

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Aston Villa host Nottingham Forest in the Championship this weekend and the home side will be looking to improve their position in the table with a win.

The Villans have had a poor start to the season and they are 13th in the Championship table right now. Moreover, they have failed to win six of their eight matches in the league so far.

On This Day in Football: Brian Clough dies of cancer

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On this day in 2004, legendary football manager Brian Clough lost his fight with stomach cancer at the age of 69.

Clough was under ill health for several years and had a liver transplant in 2003.

As controversial as he was successful, Clough was the epitome of eccentricity.

Antonio Conte heaps praise on Nottingham Forest

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Chelsea will host Nottingham Forest in the English League Cup third round on Wednesday.

And ahead of the tie at Stamford Bridge, Blues boss Antonio Conte has offered his adulation for the world dominating Forest side under Brian Clough back in the late 1970’s.

Conte claimed that he saw them lift the European Cup under Clough and despite Forest’s change in fortunes in the last few decades, they are still a club worthy of respect.

‘I could have rotted at Chelsea’, says ex-Blues defender

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Former Chelsea defender Michael Mancienne may have already been forgotten by fans at Stamford Bridge. An academy graduate who made just four appearances for the Blues during his time in London, Mancienne made a name for himself when he moved to Bundesliga side Hamburger SV in 2011.

With established internationals already competing for a position at the back four, a long term stay at the club would have been detrimental for Mancienne who joined Chelsea as a nine-year-old.

Sky Sports pundit predicts the outcome of Nottingham Forest vs Wolves

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Wolverhampton Wanderers will face Nottingham Forest in the 2017/18 Championship game on Saturday.

Under new manager, Nuno Espirito Santo, Wolves have gone through a massive rebuilding project this summer. The Portuguese has signed as many as 11 new players, including some eye-catchy names like Ruben Neves and Diogo Jota.

Ruben Neves, Abel Hernandez and Sunderland’s main man… Names of the Football League, weeks 2 + 3

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We're really back in the swing of things now, aren't we? The second and third gameweeks of the season have been and gone, and as usual for the Football League it was filled with wonder...

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Can Leeds, Sunderland and co overcome their problems this season?

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As money continues to pour into the Premier League, clubs across the land are desperate to secure themselves a piece of the pie.

Bumper television deals, increased sponsorship and foreign investment has allowed the likes of Leicester City to win a title, while other teams have been able to break into the top flight and be competitive.

Everton agree deal for highly rated forward, player set to complete summer move soon

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Everton forward Kieran Dowell is expected to join Nottingham Forest on loan for the next season.

According to Liverpool Echo, the highly talented young forward will complete his summer move within the next 24 hours. In that case, an official confirmation can be expected tomorrow. Sky Sports claim that the deal has already been agreed between the two clubs.

John Terry, Ruben Neves and 8 more Championship signings to keep an eye on

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With less than a week to go until the English Football League the Championship through to League Two kicks off, managers are finalising their lineups. There might still be incoming...

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Newcastle wins Championship on dramatic final day

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Newcastle wrapped up a successful season in the Sky Bet Championship in dramatic fashion after passing Brighton & Hove Albion on the final day of the season to win the title. At the beginning of the day on Sunday, May 7th, Brighton sat above Newcastle by one point and simply needed a win at Aston Villa to guarantee their title.

Nottingham Forest to appoint new manager in the next 24 hours, fans react on Twitter

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Nottingham Forest are reportedly set to appoint Mark Warburton as their new manager. Warburton was sacked by Rangers FC last month.

According to reports from Nottingham Post, Warburton will become Nottingham Forest’s new manager in the next 24 hours.

Warburton left Rangers FC last month in acrimonious circumstances.

Championship Round up: League Table, Results, Top scorers after round 37

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Brighton and Hove Albion levelled on points with Newcastle United at the top (separated only by the goal difference) after winning 3-0 against Derby County.

It was a strong performance from Chis Hughton’s side who dominated the game from start to finish. The defeat, however, proved costly for Derby, who lost seven of their last 13 Championship games.

4-4-2 vs Brighton: Nottingham Forest predicted starting line up, Team News, Key Stats

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Nottingham Forest vs Brighton Prediction, Preview & Key Stats ahead of weekend’s Championship fixture.

Nottingham Forest vs Brighton
Championship 2016/17
04th March, 15:00 pm BST
City Ground, Nottingham
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Nottingham Forest, 18th in the Championship, brought an end to their three match winning streak with a 0-0 draw at Wigan.

Nottingham Forest announce confirmation: Defender signs three-and-a-half year deal

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Nottingham Forest defender, Joe Worrall, has signed a contract extension that will keep him at the club till 2020, the Championship club have confirmed.

Chelsea

Tweets and Photos: Chelsea players react to 5-1 win over Nottingham Forest

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Chelsea recorded a 5-1 win over Nottingham Forest in their Carabao Cup third round tie at Stamford Bridge last night. Striker Michy Batshuayi bagged...

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Chelsea v Nottingham Forest - Antonio Conte to make nine changes to the Chelsea team.

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With our busy schedule domestically and within Europe, Antonio Conte is expected to ring the changes to the Chelsea starting eleven this evening with as many as nine changes to be made to side that drew with Arsenal.

Nottingham Forest are the visitors and will come here with their full strength side looking for a giant-killing in the Carabao Cup so it's important that although changes will be made, that we put out a strong side to win the game.

English Premier League

Where to find Chelsea vs. Nottingham Forest League Cup on US TV and streaming

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If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Chelsea vs. Nottingham Forest in the League Cup third round, you’ve come to the right place.

With Nottingham Forest sitting in tenth place in the Championship, a strong performance against a talented Chelsea side can give them a confidence boost in their hopes of returning to the Premier League.

Where to find Chelsea vs. Nottingham Forest League Cup on US TV and streaming

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If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Chelsea vs. Nottingham Forest in the League Cup third round, you’ve come to the right place.

With Nottingham Forest sitting in tenth place in the Championship, a strong performance against a talented Chelsea side can give them a confidence boost in their hopes of returning to the Premier League.

Chelsea’s Conte set to shuffle pack for Qarabag

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London (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte indicated on Monday he will rotate his players for his side’s Champions League opener against Azerbaijani newcomers Qarabag.

Tuesday’s encounter at Stamford Bridge is the second in a sequence of seven matches in 21 days for Conte’s Premier League champions.

Chelsea’s Conte set to shuffle pack for Qarabag

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London (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte indicated on Monday he will rotate his players for his side’s Champions League opener against Azerbaijani newcomers Qarabag.

Tuesday’s encounter at Stamford Bridge is the second in a sequence of seven matches in 21 days for Conte’s Premier League champions.

Burke leaves RB Leipzig for West Brom

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London (AFP) – West Bromwich Albion have signed 20-year-old Scotland winger Oliver Burke from German club RB Leipzig on a five-year contract, the Premier League side announced on Friday.

West Brom did not disclose how much they have paid to sign him, but British media reports said the fee was in the region of £15 million ($19.

Burke leaves RB Leipzig for West Brom

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London (AFP) – West Bromwich Albion have signed 20-year-old Scotland winger Oliver Burke from German club RB Leipzig on a five-year contract, the Premier League side announced on Friday.

West Brom did not disclose how much they have paid to sign him, but British media reports said the fee was in the region of £15 million ($19.

On This Day in Football: Old Trafford reopens, Bundesliga begins

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During World War II, German bombing runs across Manchester had destroyed much of Manchester United’s iconic Old Trafford stadium.

The FA had already suspended league football in 1939, but even when it returned in 1946, Old Trafford was still in the rebuilding phase. United rented the Maine Road stadium, home of their bitter rivals Manchester City, for £5000 a year and a percentage of gate receipts to play their home games for three seasons.

Newcastle Plotting Summer Raids For Top Targets Already

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There's news in the Mirror today that Newcastle will try to sign Nottingham Forest Ben Osborn in the summer if we manage to get promotion back to the Premier League. As we get closer to promotion wins will do it Rafa and Lee Charnley will be talking closely about the targets and Rafa [...]

2017/18 Kits & Jerseys

Nottingham Forest x COPA 2017/18 Retro Kits

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COPA and Nottingham Forest have launched an official 2017/18 retro collection. Among the more popular clubs in the English Football League Championship, Forest wrote history in the late 70s and early 80s by winning back-to-back European Cups (now the UEFA Champions League). Who doesn't remember Brian Clough's legendary squad, who rose from obscurity to become [.

Nottingham Forest FC 2017/18 adidas Home Kit

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Two-time European champions Nottingham Forest Football Club debuted their 2017/18 home kit from adidas UK during their 3-0 win over Ipswich Town on Sunday. The win secured a spot in next season's English Football League Champions at the expense of relegated Blackburn Rovers. The Reds' 2017/18 home kit has a classic football shirt design reminiscent [.

Eric Lichaj

Americans Abroad Tuesday Rewind: Eric Lichaj, Gboly Ariyibi, Duane Holmes and more

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Only one U.S. Men's National Team contributor saw the field on Tuesday but a pair of younger Americans did score goals to help lead their sides to cup wins.

Eric Lichaj started and played all 90 minutes for Nottingham Forest in Tuesday's League Cup win over Shrewsbury Town, while MK Dons winger Gboly Ariyibi and Scunthorpe United's Duane Holmes stole the show.

Lichaj looking to take Gold Cup chance after several years in and out of USMNT picture

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For the past several years, Eric Lichaj has been in and out of the U.S. Men's National Team picture. On the club level, he's thrived as a member of Nottingham Forest and always kept himself in view of the USMNT. However, that view rarely resulted in call-ups and chances to prove himself as a legitimate candidate at either fullback position.

Lichaj recognized as Nottingham Forest Player of the Season

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Eric Lichaj helped Nottingham Forest stave off relegation, and the American defender's efforts have been rewarded with a special honor.

The club announced on Wednesday that Lichaj has been honored as Nottingham Forest Player of the Season for his contributions. The fullback collected over 40 percent of the fan vote, beating out Ben Osborn and David Vaughn for the honors.

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Forest bought by controversial Greek Marinakis

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London (AFP) – Greek shipping magnate Evangelos Marinakis who is accused of match-fixing in Greece where he is the owner of giants Olympiakos bought two-time European Cup winners Nottingham Forest on Thursday.

The 49-year-old - who heads up a consortium with compatriot Socrates Kominakis - has also been accused in the past of being involved in the bombing of a bakery owned by a referee although no action was taken.

Forest bought by controversial Greek Marinakis

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London (AFP) – Greek shipping magnate Evangelos Marinakis who is accused of match-fixing in Greece where he is the owner of giants Olympiakos bought two-time European Cup winners Nottingham Forest on Thursday.

The 49-year-old - who heads up a consortium with compatriot Socrates Kominakis - has also been accused in the past of being involved in the bombing of a bakery owned by a referee although no action was taken.

Brighton

Championship: Newcastle Crowned Champions And Blackburn Relegated On Nerve-Shredding Final Day (Photos & Video)

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With the top spot and the final relegation berth still on the line going into the finalmatch, the Championship certainly delivered in terms of last day jitters at both end of the table.

Newcastle were finally crowned champions of a league they were supposed to walk, hammering Barnsley 3-0 while fellow contenders Brighton succumbed to a late equaliser against Aston Villa to finish up in second.

beIN SPORTS to stream 3 Championship games on final day of season

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The final day of the 2016/17 Championship regular season is this Sunday with all 12 games kicking off at the same time. For viewers in the United States, three of the 12 matches will be shown live via the beIN SPORTS Connect streaming platform.

All three games streamed have major implications on the final table.

beIN SPORTS to stream 3 Championship games on final day of season

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The final day of the 2016/17 Championship regular season is this Sunday with all 12 games kicking off at the same time. For viewers in the United States, three of the 12 matches will be shown live via the beIN SPORTS Connect streaming platform.

All three games streamed have major implications on the final table.

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Retro Football: Brian Clough’s Quartet Of Classic Adverts For Shredded Wheat, 1991/92 (Video)

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As he made a point of telling everybody all the time, Brian Clough really wasn't one to suffer flashy prima donna players gladly.

So it might come as something of a surprise that Cloughie dabbled in a few endorsement shills over the years, including a starring role in this series of adverts for Shredded Wheat from 1991 and 1992.

Official: West Brom Sign Sprightly Winger Oliver Burke From RB Leipzig In £15m Deal (Photo)

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West Brom have pulled off a mildly interesting signing by bringing in young Scottish international Oliver Burke from RB Leipzig on a permanent deal.

The fee involved is reported to be around £15million, roughly akin to that recouped by Nottingham Forest when Burke left for Leipzig at the start of last season.

Arsenal to battle Premier League giants for Championship striker

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Shock Brighton Result Leaves Newcastle Top

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Brighton & Hove Albion slumped to a surprising 3-0 defeat at Nottingham Forest so that's 5 goals conceded in two games for what was the best defense in the Championship before the game last Tuesday at home to Newcastle United, which they lost 2-1. Two of the Forest goals came late in the game after [.