Rowberry: Newport County must show fight against Carlisle

NEWPORT County AFC manager James Rowberry was encouraged by his players' fighting finish in their 2-1 EFL Trophy defeat to Forest Green Rovers.
SOUTHWALESARGUS.CO.UK Sep 21

Peterborough United’s players stopped the rot in style with a comfortable win over Spurs

Peterborough United’s players stopped the rot with a convincing victory over Spurs Under 21s in the EFL Trophy at the Weston Homes Stadium on...
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Sep 21

Liverpool analysis - Arthur Melo makes his mark as two new midfield options emerge for Jurgen Klopp

Ian Doyle was at the Crown Oil Arena to see Liverpool U21s lose 1-0 against Rochdale in their EFL Trophy group game
LIVERPOOL ECHO Sep 21

Peterborough United manager believes his team can build on an emphatic EFL Trophy win

Peterborough United manager Grant McCann wants to use a first win in seven matches to get the Weston Homes Stadium rocking on Saturday.
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Sep 20

Shrewsbury 0, Port Vale 4 recap and reaction from EFL Trophy

Live blog from Port Vale's Papa John's Trophy tie at Shrewsbury Town
STOKESENTINEL.CO.UK Sep 20

AS IT HAPPENED: Newport County 1 Forest Green 2 - EFL Trophy

How the action unfolded when Newport County AFC lost 2-1 to Forest Green Rovers in the EFL Trophy.
SOUTHWALESARGUS.CO.UK Sep 20

'Great kid' - Port Vale reaction as Jack Shorrock becomes youngest ever player

Jack Shorrock became Port Vale's youngest player when he played in the EFL Trophy against Shrewsbury
STOKEONTRENTLIVE Sep 20

Shrewsbury 0, Port Vale 4 live reaction from EFL Trophy

Live blog from Port Vale's Papa John's Trophy tie at Shrewsbury Town
STOKESENTINEL.CO.UK Sep 20

David Longwell: EFL Trophy more about developing youngsters for Shrewsbury

David Longwell paid tribute to Shrewsbury Town's nine academy graduates who were given run outs in the EFL Trophy - insisting the club have been...
SHROPSHIRESTAR.COM Sep 20

AFC Wimbledon 3, Crawley Town 3: Francillette and Powell score but 10-man Reds lose in EFL Trophy

Mazeed Ogungbo was sent off for Crawley Town as they lost 3-2 to AFC Wimbledon 3-2 in the EFL Trophy tonight (Tuesday, September 20).
WESTSUSSEXTODAY.CO.UK Sep 20

NLYP-sport-21-09-22-EFL Trophy round-up-YOR

THE EFL Trophy can be low key, but try telling that to Barnsley duo Ziyad Larkeche and Jack Butterfill.
YORKSHIRE POST Sep 20

Charles Vernam goal in vain as Lincoln City beaten by Doncaster Rovers in EFL Trophy

Lincoln City news from LincolnshireLive as the Imps lose despite Charles Vernam scoring his first goal for the club
LINCOLNSHIRELIVE Sep 20

AFC Wimbledon 3, Crawley Town 2: Francillette and Powell score but 10-man Reds lose in EFL Trophy

Mazeed Ogungbo was sent off for Crawley Town as they lost 3-2 to AFC Wimbledon 3-2 in the EFL Trophy tonight (Tuesday, September 20).
WESTSUSSEXTODAY.CO.UK Sep 20

Forest Green Rovers beat Newport County 2-1 in EFL Trophy

NEWPORT County AFC suffered a fourth defeat on the spin after being beaten 2-1 by Forest Green Rovers in the EFL Trophy at Rodney Parade.
SOUTHWALESARGUS.CO.UK Sep 20

Gareth Ainsworth on Wycombe's 3-0 away loss at Stevenage

Wycombe boss Gareth Ainsworth has admitted that he was ‘disappointed’ with his side’s performance in their 3-0 away loss at Stevenage in the EFL...
BUCKSFREEPRESS.CO.UK Sep 20

Port Vale player ratings vs Shrewsbury as Politic strikes treble in 4-0 EFL Trophy win

Port Vale player ratings and match verdict from their 4-0 win at Shrewsbury in the EFL Trophy
STOKESENTINEL.CO.UK Sep 20

Peterborough United end a six-game losing streak with a comfortable EFL Trophy win over Spurs

Peterborough United delivered a morale-boosting 3-0 win over Spurs Under 21s in the EFL Trophy at the Weston Homes Stadium on Tuesday.
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Sep 20

AFC Wimbledon 2, Crawley Town 1: The Dons regain lead after Powell equalised for 10-man Reds in EFL Trophy

Kevin Betsy made ten changes to his Crawley Town side as they face AFC Wimbledon in the EFL Trophy tonight (Tuesday, September 20).
BEXHILLOBSERVER.NET Sep 20

EFL Trophy: Stockport 1 Wolves 2 - Report

Wolves under-21s secured their place in the knockout stages of the Papa Johns Trophy with a 2-1 win away at League Two Stockport.
EXPRESS AND STAR Sep 20

Arthur Melo gets vital minutes as Jay Spearing returns to competitive action for Liverpool

Liverpool U21s were defeated 1-0 in their EFL Trophy group game at Rochdale on Tuesday night
LIVERPOOL ECHO Sep 20

AFC Wimbledon 1, Crawley Town 1: Captain Powell equalises after Mazeed is sent off in EFL Trophy

Kevin Betsy made ten changes to his Crawley Town side as they face AFC Wimbledon in the EFL Trophy tonight (Tuesday, September 20).
BRIGHTON AN DHOVE INDEPENDENT Sep 20

EFL Trophy: Cheltenham 2 Walsall 1 - Report

Walsall's torrid winless run stretched to 10 matches in all competitions as they were downed 2-1 at Cheltenham Town in the Papa John's Trophy.
EXPRESS AND STAR Sep 20

Barnsley 2-0 Newcastle United U21: Magpies facing Papa John's Trophy elimination after Tykes loss

Newcastle United U21s were looking to progress to the knockout stages of the EFL Trophy
CHRONICLELIVE Sep 20

EFL Trophy: Shrewsbury Town 0-4 Port Vale

Shrewsbury Town are in the brink of being dumped out of the EFL Trophy for the second successive season after they were comprehensively beaten by...
SHROPSHIRESTAR.COM Sep 20

EFL Trophy Report: Stevenage 2-0 Wycombe Wanderers

Wycombe Wanderers lost for the second game in a row as they fell to a 3-0 away defeat at Stevenage in the Football League Trophy.
BUCKSFREEPRESS.CO.UK Sep 20

Liverpool player ratings as Arthur Melo and two others shine in U21 defeat at Rochdale

Ian Doyle runs the rule over Liverpool's U21 side after the 1-0 defeat in EFL Trophy clash at Rochdale
LIVERPOOL ECHO Sep 20

Peterborough United in control of EFL Trophy clash against Spurs

Peterborough United assumed first-half control of their EFL Trophy tie against Spurs Under 21s at the Weston Homes Stadium on Tuesday.
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Sep 20

AFC Wimbledon 1, Crawley Town 0: Mazeed sent off as Reds go behind in EFL Trophy

Kevin Betsy made ten changes to his Crawley Town side as they face AFC Wimbledon in the EFL Trophy tonight (Tuesday, September 20).
CRAWLEYOBSERVER.CO.UK Sep 20

AFC Wimbledon 0, Crawley Town 0: Reds make 10 changes for EFL Trophy game

Kevin Betsy made ten changes to his Crawley Town side as they face AFC Wimbledon in the EFL Trophy tonight (Tuesday, September 20).
CRAWLEYOBSERVER.CO.UK Sep 20

Peterborough United pick a strong side for EFL Trophy clash with Spurs

Peterborough United have picked a strong side to tackle Spurs Under 21s in the EFL Trophy at the Weston Homes Stadium on Tuesday.
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Sep 20

Shrewsbury vs Port Vale live match updates from EFL Trophy as Clarke makes 11 changes

Live blog from Port Vale's Papa John's Trophy tie at Shrewsbury Town
STOKESENTINEL.CO.UK Sep 20

LIVE: Newport County v Forest Green - EFL Trophy updates

Updates from Rodney Parade as Newport County AFC take on Forest Green Rovers in the EFL Trophy (kick-off 7.45pm).
SOUTHWALESARGUS.CO.UK Sep 20

EFL Trophy: Stockport vs Wolves U21's - LIVE

Expressandstar.com bring you live coverage as Wolves U21's face Stockport in the EFL Trophy.
EXPRESS AND STAR Sep 20

Lincoln City v Doncaster Rovers: Tonight’s Team News

The Imps take on Doncaster Rovers at Sincil Bank in the EFL Trophy this evening. This match will be refereed by Adam Herczeg. The kick-off is at...
VITAL FOOTBALL Sep 20

Southampton fixture date moved after successful EFL request

SAINTS have successfully requested for their B team’s trip to Exeter City in the EFL Trophy to be moved due to high volume of international...
DAILY ECHO Sep 20

Peterborough United need to win a game, but Port Vale are more important opponents than Spurs

It must be a temptation for Peterborough United to field a stronger side than normal in an EFL Trophy tie when Spurs Under 21s visit the Weston...
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Sep 20

'Will return...' - Reliable journalist drops significant Sheff Wed team news before Burton

Sheffield Wednesday centre-back Ben Heneghan is set to return from injury for the EFL Trophy clash with Burton Albion, according to journalist Joe...
FOOTBALL TRANSFER TAVERN Sep 20

“I’m not going to lie” – Vaclav Hladky makes honest admission about his situation at Ipswich Town

Vaclav Hladky made the move to Ipswich Town last summer although since his arrival he has played as back-up to Christian Walton. The 31-year-old...
FOOTBALLLEAGUEWORLD.CO.UK Sep 20

Arthur Melo could be handed new opportunity alongside two other Liverpool first-team stars

Layton Stewart is making up for lost time with Liverpool and could get another chance in EFL Trophy this evening
LIVERPOOL ECHO Sep 20

Boss Brady to rest key players as Cambridge come to town in EFL Trophy

Cobblers boss Jon Brady has confirmed he will be ringing the changes for Tuesday night's Papa John's Trophy group match against Cambridge United at...
NORTHAMPTONCHRON.CO.UK Sep 20

Barnsley FC's Jamie Searle eager to take his opportunity in EFL Trophy

Jamie Searle will be looking to build on Saturday's unexpected senior debut if he plays at Oakwell for Barnsley for the first time on Tuesday.
YORKSHIRE POST Sep 20

Hladky Targeting Second Wembley Appearance

Town goalkeeper Vaclav Hladky already has an EFL Trophy winner’s medal in his possession – but there’s a major reason he would like to win another...
TWTD.CO.UK Sep 20

Liverpool striker could be handed new opportunity as absentee list grows

Layton Stewart is making up for lost time with Liverpool and could get another chance in EFL Trophy this evening
LIVERPOOL ECHO Sep 20

Shrewsbury Town vs Port Vale - Match preview

Steve Cotterill has questioned whether the EFL Trophy should become a ‘development competition’ – with the number of Premier League under-21 sides...
SHROPSHIRESTAR.COM Sep 19

Doncaster Rovers (h): Match Officials Confirmed

The Football League has now announced the officials that will take charge of the match between Lincoln City and Doncaster Rovers in the EFL Trophy....
VITAL FOOTBALL Sep 19

Who Will Play Tomorrow Night?

We can expect lots of changes for tomorrow night’s EFL Trophy game at Portman Road against Arsenal’s under-21 side. This is a good time to...
VITAL FOOTBALL Sep 19

Quiz: Have these 15 players played for both Stoke City and Port Vale?

The Potteries derby has not been contested for more than two decades with Port Vale and Stoke City‘s last meeting coming in 2002.  It was first...
FOOTBALLLEAGUEWORLD.CO.UK Sep 19

Preview: Sheffield Wednesday vs. Burton Albion - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Tuesday's EFL Trophy clash between Sheffield Wednesday and Burton Albion, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Sep 18

Preview: Rochdale vs. Liverpool Under-21s - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Tuesday's EFL Trophy clash between Rochdale and Liverpool Under-21s, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Sep 18

Preview: Peterborough United vs. Tottenham Hotspur Under-21s - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Tuesday's EFL Trophy clash between Peterborough United and Tottenham Hotspur Under-21s, including predictions, team news and...
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Sep 18

Preview: Ipswich Town vs. Arsenal Under-21s - prediction, team news, lineups

Sports Mole previews Tuesday's EFL Trophy clash between Ipswich Town and Arsenal Under-21s, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
SPORTSMOLE.CO.UK Sep 18

Breaking: Man City decision made for Derby County clash

EFL Trophy game has been rescheduled for October 18 due to City’s ranks having been depleted by international call-ups
DERBYSHIRE LIVE Sep 16

Teenagers Called Up For International Duty

Crewe Alexandra players Matus Holicek, Eli King, Zac Williams and Max Woodcock have all been called up for international duty during the upcoming...
VITAL FOOTBALL Sep 15

Will Jaaskelainen targets longer AFC Wimbledon deal

The Dons signed the 24-year-old shotstopper after Nathan Broome, 20, picked up a foot injury in the 2-1 EFL Trophy win against Aston Villa’s U21s.
LONDON NEWS ONLINE Sep 13

Ghanaian Kwaku Frimpong joins English side Dartford on loan

English-born Ghanaian midfielder Kwaku Frimpong has joined English side Dartford on loan from AFC Wimbledon.The Darts travel to Crabble on Tuesday...
GHANASOCCERNET.COM Sep 12

NEW SIGNING: Kwaku Frimpong

DARTFORDFC.COM Sep 11

Colchester United beat Brighton and Hove Albion U21 in Papa Johns Trophy

Colchester United host Brighton and Hove Albion U21 in EFL Trophy
GAZETTE-NEWS.CO.UK Sep 6

Colchester United beat Brighton and Hove Albion under-21s

Colchester United beat Brighton and Hove Albion under-21s in EFL Trophy
GAZETTE-NEWS.CO.UK Sep 6

Colchester United host Brighton and Hove Albion U21

Colchester United host Brighton and Hove Albion U21 in EFL Trophy
GAZETTE-NEWS.CO.UK Sep 6

EFL Trophy penalty win against Portsmouth and point at Salford City could point to Crawley Town turning a corner

A win, albeit after penalties, followed by a good, yes, a good point at Salford on Saturday, points I think, to us approaching the corner.
WESTSUSSEXTODAY.CO.UK Sep 4

Reid Brace Sees Stevenage Come From Behind

A second-half brace from Reid saw Stevenage come from behind at the Alexandra Stadium against Crewe Alexandra, moving into the top 2 in the...
VITAL FOOTBALL Sep 4

Barnsley 0-3 Lincoln City: Our Man of The Match

The Vital Lincoln City members’ voted for whom they believe was The Imps Man of The Match in their 3-0 win away at Barnsley in the EFL Trophy. You...
VITAL FOOTBALL Sep 3

Barnsley 0-3 Lincoln City: Views & Stats

Views from PortMacImp following Tuesday night’s 3-0 win away at Barnsley in the EFL Trophy: “Will the Imps get a more comfortable game than that...
VITAL FOOTBALL Sep 3

Barnsley 0-3 Lincoln City: Three Things We Learnt

Following Tuesday night’s 3-0 win away at Barnsley in the EFL Trophy, I asked the Vital Lincoln City members what three things they learnt from the...
VITAL FOOTBALL Sep 2

McGoldrick starts: The predicted Derby County XI to face Plymouth on Saturday

After a 3-1 EFL Trophy win against Grimsby Town on Tuesday night, Derby County’s attentions now turn back to League action as they face Plymouth...
FOOTBALLLEAGUEWORLD.CO.UK Sep 2

Kieran McKenna shares update on Ipswich Town duo as Accrington Stanley clash looms

Ipswich Town manager Kieran McKenna has revealed that Sone Aluko is set to be sidelined for several months due to injury. Aluko sustained an issue...
FOOTBALLLEAGUEWORLD.CO.UK Sep 2

Charlton Athletic boss hoping young midfield prospect stays for the long term

The midfielder celebrated his 19th birthday on Wednesday and marked it with a goal in the Addicks’ 3-0 win over Gillingham in the EFL Trophy.
LONDON NEWS ONLINE Sep 2

Academy Alumni #244 – Sept 1st 2022

This column looks at the results of the fixtures played this midweek (Tuesday unless stated) in the EFL Trophy, National League and the National...
VITAL FOOTBALL Sep 1

Man Utd fans left scratching their heads as Tom Huddlestone, 35, plays for Under-21s

Former Tottenham and England midfielder Tom Huddlestone made a surprise appearance for Manchester United's Under-21 side in the EFL Trophy on...
DAILY STAR Sep 1

Grimsby Town boss Paul Hurst makes frank Derby County admission after EFL Trophy defeat

Latest Derby County news from DerbyshireLive brings you what the Mariners boss said after last night's defeat to the Rams at Pride Park
DERBYSHIRE LIVE Aug 31

Bristol Rovers verdict: Loft finding form, lessons for youngsters and Whelan's crucial role

Sam Frost's verdict as Bristol Rovers drew 1-1 at Plymouth Argyle in the EFL Trophy on Tuesday, losing the bonus point shootout 4-3
BRISTOL POST Aug 31

Newcastle United consider Joe White loan move with Hartlepool United keen

The teenager played in the EFL Trophy draw at Doncaster
CHRONICLELIVE Aug 31

Substitute At The Double In Final 15 Minute Collapse

A brace from substitute Dion Charles helped Bolton Wanderers to victory in the opening EFL Trophy group game of the season against Crewe Alexandra...
VITAL FOOTBALL Aug 31

James Rowberry: Newport County showed spirit in Exeter win

NEWPORT County AFC manager James Rowberry hailed his spirited side after they struck late on in a 2-1 EFL Trophy win at Exeter City on Tuesday night.
SOUTHWALESARGUS.CO.UK Aug 31

49 pictures of Crawley Town v Portsmouth in the EFL Trophy including penalty drama, crowd pictures and celebrations

Crawley Town enjoyed a bonus point win in their first EFL Trophy group game after a 6-5 penalty shootout win against League One Portsmouth at the...
CRAWLEYOBSERVER.CO.UK Aug 31

Places up for grabs in Harris' Gillingham team

Gillingham’s EFL Trophy match at Charlton tonight will be an opportunity for players to prove they deserve a place in Neil Harris’ weekend team.
KENTONLINE.CO.UK Aug 31

Man Utd academy boss reveals Erik ten Hag's influence after U21s earn EFL Trophy win

Erik ten Hag is working to make Manchester United great again in all departments, including the club's famous academy which took part in the EFL...
MIRROR Aug 30

Grant McCann's faith in his Peterborough United squad will never die despite another Stevenage defeat in the EFL Trophy

Grant McCann has insisted that he has an undying faith in his Peterborough United squad despite another defeat to League Two Stevenage on Tuesday...
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Aug 30
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