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The 2016–17 EFL Trophy, known as the Checkatrade Trophy ...

wikipedia - 08 Nov 2016
The 2016–17 EFL Trophy, known as the Checkatrade Trophy for sponsorship reasons, is the 33rd season in the history of the competition and the 1st since being rebranded from Football League Trophy. It is played as a knock-out tournament for English football clubs in League One and League Two of the English football system and for the first time has expanded to include 16 Premier League and Championship "B Teams" with Category One status as part of a trial.
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The Case Against Riyad Mahrez

Bitter And Blue (blog) - 22 Jun 2018
He also had a good performance in the EFL Cup Final, where his side overcame Arsenal to win the trophy. Given his age ...
2016–17 efl trophy

EFL Trophy Invited Teams Announced

Vitalfootball - 18 Jun 2018
The EFL have announced the 16 teams that have been invited to take part in the forthcoming season's EFL Trophy earlier today. All of the teams that have been invited have the Category 1 status of academy (we have Category 2 for those who are interested).
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Birmingham Tipped To Make Move For Welsh International Winger

Vitalfootball - 08 Jun 2018
Thomas did not feature for the Foxes in their first team last season and was restricted to appearances for the Under 23 side in Premier League 2 and the EFL Trophy. The 21-year-old signed from Coventry City last August. The midfielder was a regular for ...
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Five young players who can save Leicester City a fortune

Leicestershire Live - 13 Jun 2018
Thomas scored nine goals in his last season with Coventry and scored a stunning winner for the Sky Blues in the EFL Trophy final at Wembley that season. Thomas was an unused substitute for the City first team in the home clash with Arsenal at ...
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World Cup 2018: 5 players who could help England win the trophy

Sportskeeda - 18 Jun 2018
Now aged 24, Stones has since been an important part of Pep Guardiola's plans, winning the domestic double of the Premier League and the EFL Cup in the 2017/18 season with Manchester City. He was also extensively used by Guardiola in the UEFA ...
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Rotherham United vs Shrewsbury: Who Will Win?

Pakistan Tribune (blog) - 25 May 2018
However, Shrewsbury have been to the national stadium before but tasted defeat to Lincoln in this year's EFL Trophy final. They will want to avoid disappointment once again. It is expected to be a close game especially with the way that Shrewsbury play ...
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What happened next? Every World Cup best young player award-winner

Squawka Football News - 14 Jun 2018
Young talent thriving on the big stage is one of the best things about the World Cup. When a youngster proves their worth among all the pressure and attention of the World Cup, it usually means they're a special, historic kind of talent – although not ...
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Chelsea and England starlet heading to Coventry City - reports

Coventry Live - 18 Jun 2018
He also replaced Pedro in the 89th minute of a goalless FA Cup clash with Norwich City at Carrow Road in January, and played in six games for Chelsea's Under-21s in the Checkatrade Trophy last term, featuring against Plymouth, Exeter, MK Dons, ...
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Ticket News: Carlisle United (A)

Blackburn rovers - 21 Jun 2018
It'll be our first trip back to Brunton Park for a couple of years, with the last clash being in the Checkatrade Trophy back in 2016, with Rovers suffering a 2-0 defeat on the night. EFL Clubs have voted to remove extra-time from every round, apart ...
2016–17 efl trophy

SHOOT for the Stars: Chelsea's Ethan Ampadu

Shoot (press release) (blog) - 29 May 2018
During his breakthrough 2016-17 campaign, the young Welshman racked up 13 appearances for the EFL club, and even played against Chelsea's Under-23 side in the EFL Trophy. Able to operate as a defensive midfielder, too, Ampadu was a young lad in ...

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