League One News

Bury’s fate is a parable for the state of modern football | Anthony Clavane
24/08/2019 16:59 by TheGuardian
A half-hour trip on Manchester’s metro perfectly illustrates the chasm between the game’s haves ..
EFL gives Bury Tuesday deadline for Campbell takeover to go through
24/08/2019 12:16 by TheGuardian
• Club will be expelled from League One if 5pm deadline is missed• Directors of purchasers inclu..
Company which bought Bury debt reported to be owned by partner of Dale’s daughter
23/08/2019 18:52 by TheGuardian
• MP calls for investigation into deal which proved vital• Debt purchase gave company crucial vo..
Bury holds its breath as club teeters on brink of expulsion
23/08/2019 17:08 by TheGuardian
Nerves and tempers fray among those awaiting midnight cut-off that could end fight for survival As t..
Bury stalwart Jill Neville urges Steve Dale to give up control of club in letter
23/08/2019 16:27 by TheGuardian
• Neville resigned as club secretary after 35 years’ service• Bury must meet EFL’s Friday mi..
Bury's future hangs in the balance: weekend football countdown – live!
23/08/2019 08:54 by TheGuardian
Shakers await fate amid threat of extinction after 135 yearsJames Bentley: losing Bury would devasta..
Penalty palaver, Neymar and strife at Bolton and Bury – Football Weekly Extra
22/08/2019 16:33 by TheGuardian
Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini and Philippe Auclair discuss penalty rock-paper-scisso..
Bury deadline will shift only if takeover talks are ‘very deep’, warns EFL
22/08/2019 16:00 by TheGuardian
• Club has until 11.59pm on Friday to avoid threat of expulsion• Bury owner says potential buyer..
What is going on at Bury Football Club? – video report
22/08/2019 12:07 by TheGuardian
Bury FC, one of the oldest clubs in the league, could be expelled from the EFL on 23 August unless i..
Bury are an extension of family, losing them would devastate a community | James Bentley
21/08/2019 18:20 by TheGuardian
Two bad owners have driven Bury to the brink, but a club is more than its owners and it should not b..
Former Bury FC director chains herself to drainpipe to save club
21/08/2019 16:51 by TheGuardian
The club will be expelled from English Football League unless it provides evidence of solvency A for..
Bury on the brink of expulsion after fifth League One match is suspended
20/08/2019 18:49 by TheGuardian
• Club have until Friday to meet EFL’s financial deadline• Tranmere match off, Sheffield Wedne..
The Dutch model of developing young footballers: let them sink or swim
20/08/2019 11:41 by TheGuardian
The best teenagers at Ajax, PSV, AZ and Utrecht do not play in a youth league. They face men in the ..
Bury MP urges Manchester giants to help club as another game is suspended
15/08/2019 13:45 by TheGuardian
• Bury South MP Ivan Lewis calls on United and City to help• League One club under threat of EFL..
MK Dons’ Alex Gilbey holds nerve to knock out AFC Wimbledon in shootout
13/08/2019 21:06 by TheGuardian
“We are the resurrection‚“ read a banner in the Chemflow End at Kingsmeadow but it was the fal..
Another Bury fixture suspended as EFL’s expulsion deadline looms
13/08/2019 15:49 by TheGuardian
• Home match with Gillingham on Saturday latest to be called off• Club could have EFL membership..
Wimbledon’s Wally Downes: ‘There’s a massive snobbery if you play the ball long’
12/08/2019 14:39 by TheGuardian
His club pulled off an extraordinary escape in League One and now prepares to meet its bitterest riv..
‘It can’t be allowed to die’: Bury facing empty days and uncertain future
03/08/2019 08:00 by TheGuardian
The League One club are staring into the abyss with their first two fixtures now suspended by the EF..
Threat of expulsion from Football League still hanging over Bury
31/07/2019 20:08 by TheGuardian
• EFL says club owner Steve Dale has not provided proof of funds• Accrington game will be suspen..
Charlton's academy keeps producing young players who make the grade
31/07/2019 08:47 by TheGuardian
Five years ago Konsa, Grant, Gomez and Lookman played for Charlton’s Under-18s. Now they are bring..
Premier League clubs should bail out Bolton and Bury, says Nigel Clough
30/07/2019 21:30 by TheGuardian
• ‘There’s enough money in football for everyone’ – Nigel Clough• Bury and Bolton will b..
Football League shows its teeth over Bury but can still improve its rules | David Conn
30/07/2019 18:30 by TheGuardian
Bury’s opening game of the season has been suspended while the EFL tries to find out if the club h..
EFL suspends Bury’s season opener against MK Dons over funding issues
29/07/2019 21:04 by TheGuardian
• League One club missed Monday’s 5pm deadline to provide info• Bury’s game at Accrington al..
Dons make decisive move to complete signing number six
29/07/2019 14:23 by Wimbledonguardian
Wally Downes has moved swiftly in the transfer market to clinch the signing of central midfielder Ca..
Back to the future: Bradford bring heritage numbers to English football
26/07/2019 11:43 by TheGuardian
Each player will have a number on their shirt representing their place in Bradford’s 116-year hist..
EFL warns Bury their fixtures could be suspended over safety requirements
25/07/2019 11:53 by TheGuardian
• Safety Advisory Group meeting will evaluate Gigg Lane• League One side start season with 12-po..
Charlton sign former AFC Wimbledon captain
22/07/2019 20:38 by Wimbledonguardian
Charlton Athletic? have signed former AFC Wimbledon defender Deji Oshilaja on a two year deal...
EFL confirms Bury will start League One season with 12-point deduction
18/07/2019 17:53 by TheGuardian
• Club enters company voluntary arrangement to secure future• Winding-up petition over unpaid de..
Bury takeover went through without full Football League approval
11/07/2019 21:00 by TheGuardian
• EFL says Steve Dale has not provided full information • Bury understood to be under transfer e..
AFC Wimbledon boss Wally Downes on Brentford result
06/07/2019 13:45 by Wimbledonguardian
Wally Downes is pleased with his young crop of players, despite the scoreline, in AFC Wimbledon’s ..
Bury owner Steve Dale offers to settle some - but not all – of club’s debts
25/06/2019 10:20 by TheGuardian
• Proposal to pay football creditors in full and 25% of other money• Deal would avoid winding-up..
‘We never got that money’: the inside story of Bury’s road to financial ruin
18/06/2019 16:25 by TheGuardian
As the club face a winding-up petition, we show how loans, a car park and a collapsed business helpe..
Lee Bowyer agrees to stay on as Charlton manager after U-turn
18/06/2019 07:35 by TheGuardian
Club had earlier announced breakdown of talks ‘I never wanted to leave,’ insists BowyerLee Bowye..
Lee Bowyer set to leave Charlton after failing to reach contract agreement
17/06/2019 16:30 by TheGuardian
• Roland Duchâtelet claims offer is more than current deal• Bowyer led Addicks to Championship ..
Police continue to hunt missing £10m loaned to Northampton Town
14/06/2019 19:42 by TheGuardian
• Borough council made the loan for improvements at Sixfields• ‘A complex financial and corrup..
Oyston out: Blackpool sold to fan and financier Simon Sadler for around £10m
13/06/2019 17:31 by TheGuardian
• League One club finally draw a line under Owen Oyston years• Supporters’ trust representativ..
West Ham target Villarreal’s Pablo Fornals as Lobotka interest cools
11/06/2019 16:06 by TheGuardian
• Spain midfielder emerges as key target for Manuel Pellegrini• West Ham also interested in Ozan..
Lord Patel of Blackburn obituary
11/06/2019 14:31 by TheGuardian
Businessman, Labour politician and pioneer in the field of community relationsLike so many other you..
Bob Higgins: victims reveal impact of abuse by football coach
11/06/2019 14:07 by TheGuardian
Court told of decades of anguish and shame after abuse by former youth team coachVictims of the form..
Twenty years after: Paul Dickov and Manchester City’s 1999 play-off win | Jamie Jackson
29/05/2019 21:30 by TheGuardian
It seems inconceivable to younger fans but 20 years ago Manchester City were in the third tier for a..