Edinburgh City have launched a new community friendly corporate partnership strategy geared to have a positive social impact. The League Two side have pledged to not promote alcohol, tobacco and gambling “in any form”. In turn, City have urged Edinburgh-based companies and the surrounding area who share similar values to work with the club and carry this message.
Colin Calderwood has left his role as Blackpool’s Assistant Head Coach to join Northampton Town manager Jon Brady as his right-hand man, it has been confirmed. The 56-year-old who operated as a centre back in his playing days, will join the Cobblers after working his period of notice at the Championship club and after that, will then be planning with Northampton’s manager ahead of their 2021/22 League Two campaign.
23-year-old impressed during second half of League Two title-winning campaign Sam Smith could be set to join Cheltenham Town on a permanent basis following his successful loan stay last term. The 23-year-old forward has left Reading and has several clubs chasing his signature, including the League Two champions.
The Tigers are working hard behind the scenes to get their squad ready for the start of pre-season training later this month Grant McCann has completed his third signing of the summer at Hull City after the club announced the arrival of Exeter City winger Randell Williams. The 24-year-old has penned a two-year contract at the KCOM Stadium with the club holding the option to extend it by a further year and will join the club officially on July 1 when his deal at St James' Park comes to an end, having rejected fresh terms to remain with the League Two outfit.
Ian Evatt believes his side were the best team last season in League Two - and wants them to repeat that feat in the upcoming campaign Ian Evatt has called on his Bolton Wanderers squad to prove they are the best team in League One and admits he cannot wait for the new campaign to get going.
Colchester United release ticket details for new season COLCHESTER United chairman Robbie Cowling insists their ticketing system is a 'safe and viable solution' for their fans to watch their team, this season. U's supporters can start buying their CUFC Match Permits at the start of next month for the club's forthcoming matches in the 2021-22 League Two campaign, at the JobServe Community Stadium.
The Premier League fixtures for the forthcoming season were released on Wednesday morning but fans of clubs across the EFL will have to wait another week to find out when and where their teams will be playing. It is going to be a busy summer of football with the Euros carrying on until 11 July and the EFL season getting back underway less than four weeks later.
Crystal Palace will meet Stevenage in preseason next month. A Palace XI will travel to Stevenage for a pre-season friendly on Friday, 23rd July. The Eagles will take on the League Two outfit at Broadhall Way at 19:00 BST as they continue preparations for the Premier League season, which gets underway on 14th August.
A host of Sky Bet League Two clubs are looking at Millwall striker Isaac Olaofe this summer and are interested in sealing a loan move for the player, Football League World can reveal exclusively. The 21-year-old, Lewisham-born, forward has been on the books of the Lions since his youth days but is yet to really get his chance to show what he can do at The New Den.
Three new players have been added to Walsall in the last few days, and all have brought a lot to the table. The squad is now filling out well, with a lot of League Two know how being added. Experienced players In four days, Walsall have added a wealth of experience to their ranks.
Rovers have announced the third friendly of their off season fixture programme, with 4,000 home fans set to be in attendance. Tony Mowbray will take his side to League Two outfit Bradford City on Saturday, July 24 (3pm) as part of their pre-season preparations. The Bantams have announced the game will be a pilot fixture, with the capacity at The Utilita Energy Stadium capped at 4,000 in line with Covid-19 restrictions.
Elgin City will begin the new cinch League Two season with a home fixture against Stranraer on July 31. Gavin Price’s men will be aiming to make a strong start to the league campaign, after losing out to Edinburgh City in the promotion play-offs last term.
Edinburgh City will play home games on a Friday night next season in a bid to attract more fans to their matches. The League Two side, who hope to return to their Meadowbank home by October, are aiming to increase their income by hosting games at a time that will allow more supporters to attend.
The powerful defender has arrived at Home Park on a two-year contract after leaving League Two side Walsall Dan Scarr is a powerful 6ft 2in defender who embraces being referred to as 'no-nonsense' and is capable of scoring goals from set pieces too. In short, that is why Plymouth Argyle manager Ryan Lowe was so keen to sign the 26-year-old and add him to his squad for the forthcoming 2020/21 League One campaign.
In the end, the 2020/21 season was a fairly decent one for Plymouth Argyle. Following promotion from League Two the previous season, Plymouth achieved what was likely to have been their main aim for the campaign, as they avoided relegation with an 18th place finish in the League One table.
Bristol Rovers are among the clubs interested in signing Barnsley winger Luke Thomas on loan for next season, a report from Gloucestershire Live has claimed. Thomas joined Barnsley from Derby back in 2019, and has since gone on to make 64 appearances in all competitions for the Tykes, scoring twice.
IRELAND might not have qualified for Euro 2020 but there will be a bit of craic about the Finland team this summer. From playing League Two football in England to heading for a spell of national service and now playing on the international stage, it’s been some journey for Daniel O’Shaughnessy.
With the chances of signing Alex Palmer from West Brom on loan for a second successive season, Lincoln City are seemingly targeting a fresh face to become their new number one between the sticks. The 24-year-old was impressive for the Imps in the 2020-21 campaign as they got all the way to the League One play-off final at Wembley – only to be downed by Blackpool.
Scott Brown is becoming player coach at Exeter City after three years at Port Vale Port Vale favourite Scott Brown has given a heartfelt thank you to supporters as he moves on after three years at the club. The goalkeeper is taking up a player-coaching role at League Two rivals Exeter City after he was one of 15 out-of-contract players released by Vale at the end of the season.
Former Bradford City joint- manager Mark Trueman has been given a new job as a "first-team link coach". In December, the now-33-year-old stepped up from coaching the academy to managing the first team. Having been sacked at the end of the season, his new role is to bridge the two.