League Two News

Marcus Browne pegs back Portsmouth to lift Oxford in League One play-off
03/07/2020 19:22 by TheGuardian
Portsmouth’s wait for a first victory in the play-offs continues after they were held to a 1-1 dra..
Championship roundup: Leeds fight for draw while Brentford beat Reading
30/06/2020 21:50 by TheGuardian
Stuart Dallas saves Leeds from defeat against bottom side LutonBrentford keep pressure on top two wi..
Reading v Brentford, Cardiff v Charlton, Leeds v Luton and more – Championship clockwatch!
30/06/2020 17:04 by TheGuardian
Updates from the latest round of Championship matchesLive scoreboard: the latest from all Tuesday’..
Northampton overpower Exeter to clinch promotion to League One
29/06/2020 20:44 by TheGuardian
Northampton Town will play in League One next season, whenever that might be, and rarely can a win i..
Exeter City v Northampton Town: League Two play-off final – live!
29/06/2020 18:06 by TheGuardian
All the latest from the 7.30pm BST kick-off at WembleyScheme to encourage BAME coaches to launch in ..
'This most ghastly season': when hope turned to loss for one family of fans
29/06/2020 11:02 by TheGuardian
This season started with such expectation. For some families, it ends with lives lost, seats empty a..
Exeter advance to League Two play-off final at Colchester's expense
22/06/2020 19:28 by TheGuardian
Exeter 3 Colchester 1 (aet); Exeter win 3-2 on aggregateRyan Bowman scores in extra time to secure p..
'It created an image': how Brian Stein's England call-up boosted anti-apartheid struggle
20/06/2020 07:00 by TheGuardian
In an extract from his book Made in Africa, Ed Aarons explains why the sons of activist Isaiah Stein..
Colchester in driving seat for long return journey to Exeter after narrow win
18/06/2020 18:47 by TheGuardian
Followers of League Two might be advised to wring every last drop of enjoyment from this month’s p..
Shaq O'Neal and Donald Trump take their seats for League Two play-offs | Ben Fisher
17/06/2020 12:00 by TheGuardian
Cutouts will be filling the stands as a way to pay tribute to lost loved ones and raise money for ch..
Nikita Parris apologises to Eni Aluko for 2017 solidarity with Mark Sampson
10/06/2020 20:52 by TheGuardian
Aluko made allegations of racism and bullying against managerParris: ‘I am sorry that my thoughtle..
Online parties, no parades: how to mark promotion during Covid-19 | Ben Fisher
10/06/2020 17:04 by TheGuardian
Coventry and Rotherham are going up but EFL clubs are facing massive challenges over the summer and ..
Billy Kee: 'If I didn’t opt out of football, I don’t know if I would be alive'
08/06/2020 18:00 by TheGuardian
The former Accrington striker is building a future as a bricklayer after struggling with the demands..
The footballer who signed his first EFL contract a fortnight before lockdown
02/06/2020 14:13 by TheGuardian
After years of waiting for his Football League debut, Paco Craig was finally getting his chance aged..
QPR 'appalled' by Championship restart date and say other clubs share view
01/06/2020 10:11 by TheGuardian
QPR accuse EFL of failing to consult clubs or their doctorsBristol City back plan to resume season o..
'People say you shouldn’t do this': Nathan Jones heads into fire at Luton
29/05/2020 09:01 by TheGuardian
Fans and staff felt betrayed when their manager fled in a promotion season – now he’s back to sa..
Nathan Jones returns as manager of Luton Town with 'repaired differences'
28/05/2020 11:35 by TheGuardian
Jones left under a cloud to manage Stoke in January 2019Graeme Jones stepped down in April to clear ..
Morecambe and former Motherwell defender Christian Mbulu dies aged 23
26/05/2020 21:50 by TheGuardian
Morecambe statement: ‘His loss will be painfully felt by all’Mbulu also played for Millwall and ..
David Squires on … English success in the Anglo-Italian Cup
26/05/2020 11:26 by TheGuardian
Our resident cartoonist on the now defunct competition, including his beloved Swindon’s victory ov..
When Cambridge United won the first Wembley play-offs final 30 years ago
26/05/2020 11:25 by TheGuardian
Cambridge had never played at Wembley before, making it a ‘totally bewilderingly extraordinary mom..
My favourite game: Swindon reach the promised land – thank Hod
20/05/2020 10:59 by TheGuardian
Glenn Hoddle was the inspirational player-manager as Swindon beat Leicester in a dramatic First Divi..
White to Williams: breakthrough players in the Football League this season
20/05/2020 10:00 by TheGuardian
Ten players from the Championship, League One and League Two who shot to prominence before matches s..
Lincoln's Ben Coker: 'With diabetes, I have to think about the restart more than others'
13/05/2020 17:00 by TheGuardian
The defender, possibly the only diabetic professional in England, is putting family and wellbeing be..
The chairman has said he can't afford to keep us – it's a shock but I understand | Frank Nouble
29/04/2020 07:00 by TheGuardian
Everything was going well at Colchester but the coronavirus shut everything down and clubs this size..
David Squires on … my favourite game: Swindon Town 2-2 Manchester United
28/04/2020 10:28 by TheGuardian
Our cartoonist casts his mind back to March 1994 and a famous four-goal County Ground showdownBuy co..
Colchester release four first-team players due to financial pressure
27/04/2020 17:39 by TheGuardian
Coronavirus pandemic has affected football financesCaptain Luke Prosser among the players releasedCo..
Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur: 1987 FA Cup final – live!
25/04/2020 12:55 by TheGuardian
Relive a classic Wembley occasion with Scott MurrayGolden Goal: Daniel Harris on Keith Houchen’s h..
My favourite game: when Cambridge drew at home to eight-man Cardiff | Max Rushden
24/04/2020 09:30 by TheGuardian
Nothing better sums up my experience of being a lower-league fan than a goalless draw against a team..
Accrington's Sam Finley gets eight-game ban for calling opponent 'pikey'
21/04/2020 13:42 by TheGuardian
Rochdale’s Paul McShane verbally abused for being IrishFinley told McShane to ‘go back to his ca..
Moses Swaibu: 'I realised I was someone who could make a difference'
16/04/2020 11:00 by TheGuardian
The former Lincoln player jailed for matchfixing has found a new calling advising young footballers ..
Wales' Joe Morrell: 'I've watched every Verratti video on YouTube'
15/04/2020 09:00 by TheGuardian
The midfielder who is on loan at Lincoln talks about rejection, a tricky spell at Margate and how he..
Remembering Raddy Antic whose goal saved Luton from relegation
07/04/2020 22:17 by TheGuardian
He was the only man to manage Real, Barcelona and Atlético but will be remembered most for his goal..
Radomir Antic, former Atlético Madrid manager and Luton player, dies aged 71
06/04/2020 20:08 by TheGuardian
The only man to manage Real Madrid, Atlético and BarcelonaAntic famously scored to rescue Luton fro..
Razor sharp: Cheltenham players and coaches shave heads for NHS
06/04/2020 09:00 by TheGuardian
Club captain Ben Tozer started coronavirus initiative to fund a ventilator and is hopeful of roping ..
Yeovil ask players and staff to take 50% pay cut to safeguard club's future
23/03/2020 18:26 by TheGuardian
Coronavirus forces National League club to take action‘It is heartbreaking, soul-destroying … bu..
English football should prepare for a new financial reality after coronavirus
20/03/2020 14:59 by TheGuardian
The pandemic will have a huge financial impact on footballers, with many already fearful of losing t..
Wycombe's David Wheeler: 'A lot more can be done to look after players'
18/03/2020 19:00 by TheGuardian
Wycombe winger on a promotion bid halted, the challenges of inactivity and how coronavirus threatens..
Barnet lay off all non-playing staff as club counts cost of coronavirus
17/03/2020 14:30 by TheGuardian
Around 60 employees put on notice of redundancyNational League club’s owner calls for Premier Leag..
Crewe's David Artell: 'I did a helluva lot on crime-scene analysis'
25/02/2020 12:47 by TheGuardian
The manager discusses his forensic biology studies, how Thomas Müller made him laugh, and his ‘Da..
Newport apologise to Bradford over fans' taunts mocking Valley Parade fire
25/02/2020 11:50 by TheGuardian
Clubs say they are working closely to identify those involvedNewport will take ‘appropriate action..