|Nicholls Scores in Debut Sun 11th Aug 2002 23:46|
Former Town midfielder Ashley Nicholls scored the winner in his league debut for Darlington on Saturday. Nicholls, released by Town over the summer, netted a fine curling shot from the edge of the area in the 76th minute as the Quakers won 2-1 away at Cambridge.
|Town in Stripper Scandal Sun 11th Aug 2002 13:30|
A stripper has alleged that a number of Town players "behaved like animals" at their Christmas party at the end of last year. Tracey Forge, 31, claimed that drunken players ripped her dress and threw beer over her at the bash in Colchester.
|I May Have to Go - Matt Sun 11th Aug 2002 12:06|
Town skipper Matt Holland has admitted that Town may be in no position to turn down an offer for him. George Burley and David Sheepshanks have consistently said that Holland is the last player they'd want to lose but the Town skipper says that economic reality may mean he leaves.
|Burley on Win Sun 11th Aug 2002 11:51|
Town manager George Burley was particularly impressed with the performances of youngsters Darren Bent and Darren Ambrose during Saturday's 2-0 win at Walsall.
|Sheepshanks on Villa Link Sun 11th Aug 2002 11:49|
Town chairman David Sheepshanks has commented on stories linking Aston Villa with a move for Matt Holland. Villa manager Graham Taylor has admitted making an enquiry and was present at Walsall on Saturday.
|Walsall 0-2 Town Sat 10th Aug 2002 21:09|
Town got off their season off to a winning start as goals from Darren Ambrose and Marcus Bent brought victory against Walsall at the Bescot Stadium. The Blues rarely seemed in trouble despite playing the last 23 minutes with only ten players, Darren Ambrose having gone off with a cut to the mouth.
|Sheepshanks on Focus Sat 10th Aug 2002 13:21|
Town chairman David Sheepshanks primarily concentrated on the general issues affecting Division One clubs when a guest on the BBC's Football Focus at lunchtime. However, he ominously described this year's relegated sides as "in the worst position that any relegated club has ever been in."