|Rhodes Hat-trick Again Sun 12th Feb 2006 23:55|
Striker Jordan Rhodes scored a hat-trick for the second week running as the U16s won their derby 4-1 at Norwich's Colney training ground on Saturday morning. The U18s fared less well, losing 1-0 and having Cathal Lordan sent off.
|Icelanders on Trial Sun 12th Feb 2006 23:01|
Striker Viktor Unnar Illugason is one of two Icelandic youngsters who have joined the Town academy on a week's trial. The 15-year-old U17 international has had several previous spells with the Blues, although recent reports in Iceland claimed he was close to signing scholarship forms with Championship leaders Reading.
|Joe Looking for Loanee Sat 11th Feb 2006 19:31|
Joe Royle is still looking for a loan striker while Sam Parkin, Danny Haynes, Adam Proudlock and Nicky Forster recover from their injuries. Proudlock isn't far from a return, Parkin three weeks away, Haynes four and Forster almost certainly out for the rest of the season.
|Joe: Penalty Harsh Sat 11th Feb 2006 19:23|
Boss Joe Royle felt his side thoroughly deserved their 2-1 victory over Burnley. However, the Town manager admitted that the award of the 80th minute penalty which led to the winning goal was harsh.
|Town 2-1 Burnley Sat 11th Feb 2006 18:55|
Town came from a goal down to beat a niggly and tedious 10-man Burnley side 2-1. The Clarets went ahead against the run of play just before the break through Michael Ricketts but a second half goal from Alan Lee and a Matt Richards penalty 10 minutes from time gave the Blues the points.