|Young Icelander Defeated Wed 28th Sep 2005 04:28|
Academy midfielder Björn Orri Hermannsson played the full 90 minutes as Iceland lost 4-1 to the Czech Republic in their final UEFA U17 Championship qualifying group game in Andorra. The Icelanders had previous beaten Andorra and drawn with Sweden.
|Joe: First Goal Crucial Wed 28th Sep 2005 04:17|
Boss Joe Royle felt that Burnley's fortunate opening goal was crucial to his side's 3-0 defeat at Turf Moor. The Town manager thought the home team got better as the game wore on.
|Forster to Return? Wed 28th Sep 2005 04:08|
Striker Nicky Forster could be named in Town's squad for the home game with Crewe on Saturday. The summer free signing has been out of action since undergoing cartilage surgery in August.
|Burnley 3-0 Town Wed 28th Sep 2005 03:59|
Disappointing Town fell to a 3-0 defeat at Burnley's Turf Moor. The Blues had started brightly but rarely looked like getting back into the game after James O'Connor's 33rd minute opener, Garreth O'Connor and Chris McCann adding to the Clarets' lead in the second half.
|Goddard Leaves Club Tue 27th Sep 2005 11:49|
Academy coach Paul Goddard has left the club to take up a role with agent Jonathan Barnett's Stellar Group. Goddard has been working with the Blues youngsters on a part-time basis since leaving his job as assistant manager at West Ham in 2004 having previously been a full-time coach in Town's youth set-up.
|McEveley on Standby Tue 27th Sep 2005 10:36|
On-loan defender Jay McEveley is on standby for the England U20 game against Holland at Burnley on October 9th. McEveley has previously won caps at U20 and U21 levels.