Latest English League Two Features

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Player handed 10-match ban for biting opponent

Associated Press, PA Sport | March, 12 2014

An English lower-league player has been banned for 10 matches and fined by the Football Association following allegations that he bit an opponent during a game. Torquay United's Joss Labadie, who scored the winning goal for the fourth-tier sid...

Scunthorpe ask fans not to wear squirrel attire

ESPN staff | November, 28 2013

League Two side Scunthorpe United have asked supporters not to dress in “squirrel attire” as former manager Alan Knill prepares to return to Glanford Park. Knill, now in charge of struggling Torquay United, said he could have been ...

Taylor: No barriers to Asians in English football

ESPN staff | November, 6 2013

Swansea City defender Neil Taylor does not believe there are any barriers preventing Asian players making it to the professional level of the game in England. Taylor, 24, is the most high-profile British Asian player, having played in the Prem...

Humphreys named new PFA chairman

ESPN staff | September, 26 2013

Chesterfield striker Ritchie Humphreys has been elected as the new chairman of the Professional Footballers' Association. The 35-year-old, who made more than 500 appearances for Hartlepool, succeeds Clarke Carlisle, who retired from profession...

Players in England to attend equality course Video

ESPN staff | August, 7 2013

The Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) is to hold mandatory guidance sessions on racist and homophobic language for players in England. #INSERT type:image caption:The FA handed John Terry a four-match suspension for racially abusing...

Exeter to play Fluminense to mark anniversary

ESPN staff | July, 26 2013

Exeter City are to take on Fluminense next summer to mark the 100th anniversary of the League Two side’s match against the newly formed Brazilian national team. On a tour of South America in July 1914, Exeter played a team consisting of ...

Managing expectation - is longevity dead?

Richard Jolly | June, 27 2013

Richard Jolly examines why managerial longevity now appears to be a thing of the past in English football.

Football League to close loan loophole

ESPN staff | June, 6 2013

The Football League is set to tighten up rules concerning loan players when clubs meet in Vilamoura, Portugal on Friday. Watford used 14 loan players last season, with 10 of them from Udinese. The Hornets exploited a loophole in the rule which...

The Trawler: Sordell's racism claim, Shearer's return

Will Tidey | October, 8 2012

This week in The Trawler, Sordell's racism claim, Shearer's possible return, Zaha stars and Helguson plays hero.

The Trawler: Clough burns Forest, goodbye Steve Kean

Will Tidey | October, 1 2012

This week in The Trawler, Nigel Clough burns down Forest, and goodbye to Steve Kean.

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