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Ashley Cole signs for ex-Chelsea teammate Frank Lampard at Derby

In typical Zlatan Ibrahimovic fashion, he tells ESPN FC that his LA Galaxy will be successful in 2019 and discusses his 500th career goal. Take the mic away? Avoid him? Kick him? MLS coaches have their (tongue-in-cheek) say as to how to stop the great man. David Beckham completed his blockbuster move to Major League Soccer, joining the LA Galaxy on this day in 2007. ESPN FC's Seb Salazar sits down with Guillermo Barros Schelotto to talk his move to LA Galaxy and...
Tags: Europe, Youtube, Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Liverpool, David Beckham, Tottenham, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Transfers, Mls, LA Galaxy, Espn, Derby, Frank Lampard


Nicol: Ashley Cole looking to his future with Derby move

The ESPN FC crew react to Ashley Cole's transfer to former teammate Frank Lampard's Derby County from the LA Galaxy.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, LA Galaxy, Espn, Frank Lampard, Major League Soccer, Derby County, Latest, Ashley Cole, ESPN FC TV, English League Championship, Nicol


Bolton 0-2 West Brom: Baggies bash Bolton

West Brom relied on key saves from Sam Johnstone to ensure that goals by Jay Rodriguez and Sam Field were enough to win at Bolton Wanderers.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, West Bromwich Albion, West Brom, Bolton Wanderers, Bolton, Latest, Jay Rodriguez, English League Championship, Sam Johnstone, Sam Field


Middlesbrough 1-1 Millwall: Hugill penalty salvages point

Jordan Hugill converted a stoppage time penalty to earn Middlesbrough a point against Millwall.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Middlesbrough, Latest, Millwall, English League Championship, Jordan Hugill, Hugill


Extra Time: Nicol rates Lovren; can Morata help Atletico?

The guys respond to your tweets about Dejan Lovren, Alvaro Morata, Southampton's survival hopes and why players and managers are upset with Bielsa.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Liverpool, Southampton, Leeds United, Atletico Madrid, Latest, ESPN FC TV, English League Championship, English Premier League, Atletico, Morata, Nicol, Dejan Lovren Alvaro Morata Southampton


Norwich City 3-1 Birmingham City: Canaries back on track

Premier League hopefuls Norwich City ended a four-match winless run in the Championship with a big win over playoff contenders Birmingham City.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Premier League, Latest, Norwich City, English League Championship, Birmingham City


Marcelo Bielsa upstaged Frank Lampard in "Spy-Gate" and added to his sizable coaching legend

Whatever happens next, Marcelo Bielsa has won the battle for hearts and minds following "Spy-Gate." A story that began with Frank Lampard talking about some "undercover" person hiding in bushes "on... hands and knees" with "pliers and bolt cutters" has since been turned around 180 degrees. The man Bielsa sent to watch Derby County's training sessions was outside a perimeter fence and wasn't trespassing. The fence was undamaged. If he had "pliers and bolt-cutters" with him, he likely ...
Tags: Football, Blog, Sport, Leeds United, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Blog Post, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Bielsa, Blog - Marcotti's Musings


Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa follows 'Spygate' with detailed scouting explanation

When Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa called an impromptu press conference on Wednesday afternoon, fans of the Championship leaders were concerned. Bielsa has been a huge success in his first season at Elland Road -- Leeds are four points clear at the top of the Championship -- but last week's "Spygate" controversy, which saw the club apologise after a member of staff was caught observing a Derby training season ahead of Friday's game between the two teams, has led to an EFL investi...
Tags: Football, Sport, Leeds United, Leeds, Blog Post, Blog - The Toe Poke, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Bielsa, Elland Road Leeds, EFL


Burley: Bielsa outrage stems from media's Lampard love

The panel react to Marcelo Bielsa's admission that he and his Leeds United staff have observed their opponents' training sessions.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Leeds United, Derby County, Latest, ESPN FC TV, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Lampard, Burley, Bielsa


Bielsa: Leeds have 'observed' all of our opponents

Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa admits to having watched the training sessions of all of his team's opponents this season.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Leeds United, Latest, Leeds, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Bielsa


Derby County spy claim against Leeds to be investigated by EFL

Steve Nicol and Alejandro Moreno react to Marcelo Bielsa admitting to spying on Derby County and that he's done it since he was with Argentina. Marcelo Bielsa and Frank Lampard speak pre-match about a spy controversy hovering over the Championship clash between Leeds United and Derby County. The English Football League launched a formal investigation on Tuesday after Derby County complained that Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa sent a spy to the club's training ground last...
Tags: Football, America, Sport, Story, Italy, Leeds United, Yorkshire, Argentina, Espn, Derby, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Leeds, Buenos Aires, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa


Millwall 0-2 Blackburn: Nuttall & Armstrong power Rovers

Blackburn Rovers scored two goals in a span of a minute deep into the second half to secure a 2-0 win over Millwall.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Latest, Blackburn, Blackburn Rovers, Millwall, English League Championship, Armstrong, Rovers, Nuttall


Spy drama surrounding Marcelo Bielsa, Leeds United just a storm in a British teacup

Steve Nicol and Alejandro Moreno react to Marcelo Bielsa admitting to spying on Derby County and that he's done it since he was with Argentina. Leeds United got the better of Derby County after manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted to spying on the Rams at their training ground ahead of the match. Marcelo Bielsa and Frank Lampard speak pre-match about a spy controversy hovering over the Championship clash between Leeds United and Derby County. The guys respond to your t...
Tags: England, Football, Blog, Sport, Chelsea, Lionel Messi, Leeds United, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Gus Poyet, Romelu Lukaku, Zaragoza, Blog Post, Blog - ESPN FC United, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa


Wigan 3-0 Aston Villa: Jacobs' return sparks Wigan victory

After being sidelined for three months with an injury, Michael Jacobs returned to the starting lineup and sealed the win for Wigan Athletic at DW Stadium.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Aston Villa, Wigan Athletic, Wigan, Latest, English League Championship, Jacobs, Michael Jacobs


Leeds make formal apology after Bielsa spy storm with Lampard's Derby

Steve Nicol and Alejandro Moreno react to Marcelo Bielsa admitting to spying on Derby County and that he's done it since he was with Argentina. Leeds United got the better of Derby County after manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted to spying on the Rams at their training ground ahead of the match. Marcelo Bielsa and Frank Lampard speak pre-match about a spy controversy hovering over the Championship clash between Leeds United and Derby County. Leeds United have made a formal ap...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Leeds United, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Leeds, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Derbyshire Police, Alejandro Moreno, Steve Nicol, Lampard, Bielsa, Argentina Leeds United, Derby County Leeds United


Marcelo Biesla: I take responsibility for Leeds spy at Derby training

QPR get their first FA Cup win without needing a replay in 22 years, downing Championship-leaders Leeds United. Derby County came back from two goals down against Southampton including a blistering strike from Tom Lawrence. Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted that an employee of the club was caught spying at Derby County's training ground and has apologised to Derby boss Frank Lampard for the incident.  "It's true, there was someone from Leeds there. The responsibi...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Southampton, Qpr, Leeds United, Derby, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Leeds, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Bielsa, Marcelo Biesla, Leeds United Derby County, Tom Lawrence Leeds United


Derby claim training ground 'spy' stopped by police was Leeds employee

QPR get their first FA Cup win without needing a replay in 22 years, downing Championship-leaders Leeds United. Derby County came back from two goals down against Southampton including a blistering strike from Tom Lawrence. Derby County claim that a man stopped by police at the perimeter fence of their training ground on Thursday is an employee of Leeds United, their next opponents. Championship leaders Leeds host sixth-placed Derby on Friday (LIVE on ESPN+, 2:40 pm ET), but the build-...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Southampton, Qpr, Leeds United, Espn, Derby, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Leeds, English League Championship, Derbyshire Police, Tom Lawrence, Leeds United Derby County


Moreno: Spying happens, but not accepted in South America

Steve Nicol and Alejandro Moreno react to Marcelo Bielsa admitting to spying on Derby County and that he's done it since he was with Argentina.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Leeds United, South America, Derby County, Latest, ESPN FC TV, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Alejandro Moreno, Steve Nicol, Moreno


Leeds United 2-0 Derby County: Leeds win amid spygate saga

Leeds United got the better of Derby County after manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted to spying on the Rams at their training ground ahead of the match.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Leeds United, Derby County, Latest, Leeds, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa


Bielsa admits sending Leeds spy to Derby; Lampard furious

Marcelo Bielsa and Frank Lampard speak pre-match about a spy controversy hovering over the Championship clash between Leeds United and Derby County.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Leeds United, Derby, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Latest, Leeds, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Lampard, Bielsa


Sheffield United 3-1 Derby County: Blades victorious

Second half goals from David McGoldrick and Leon Clarke propelled Sheffield United to a 3-1 win over Derby County.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Sheffield United, David Mcgoldrick, Derby County, Latest, English League Championship, Leon Clarke


Norwich City 3-3 Nottingham Forest: Hernandez's late magic

Two goals deep into stoppage time for Onel Hernandez saw Norwich City claw back to a 3-3 draw with Nottingham Forest.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Latest, Nottingham Forest, Norwich City, English League Championship, Hernandez, Onel Hernandez


Aston Villa 2-3 Leeds United: Bielsa's men battle back

Leeds United came back from two goals down and with Kemar Roofe's winner defeated Aston Villa 3-2 at Villa Park.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Aston Villa, Leeds United, English League Championship, Kemar Roofe, Bielsa


Hull City 3-2 Swansea: Bowen instrumental

Hull City scored three goals in 10 second-half minutes to complete a stunning comeback against Swansea City.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Swansea City, Swansea, Hull City, Latest, English League Championship, Bowen


Sheffield Wednesday 1-0 Preston: Hector opens account

Michael Hector's Christmas gift to the fans at Hillsborough Stadium was his first goal for the club and a home victory, as Sheffield Wednesday knocked off Preston.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Preston, Sheffield, Sheffield Wednesday, Latest, Preston North End, English League Championship, Hillsborough Stadium, Hector, Michael Hector


Bolton 0-1 Leeds: Bamford back with a bang

Patrick Bamford marked his long-awaited return from injury with the winner over Bolton Wanderers, keeping Leeds in contention for the top spot.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Leeds United, Bolton Wanderers, Bolton, Latest, Leeds, English League Championship, Patrick Bamford, Bamford


Sheffield United 1-2 West Brom: Baggies up to 3rd

Gareth Barry and Kieran Gibbs scored for West Brom in a come-from-behind win that moves the Baggies past Sheffield United in the Championship.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, West Bromwich Albion, Sheffield United, West Brom, Kieran Gibbs, Latest, English League Championship, Gareth Barry


Reading 0-2 Sheffield United: Sharp leads Blades

Billy Sharp opened the scoring for Sheffield United as the Blades secured three points on the road against Reading.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Reading, Xbox 360, Sheffield United, Sharp, Latest, English League Championship, Billy Sharp


Birmingham City 0-1 Bristol City: Robins hold on

Bristol City's defense held off Birmingham City to make sure that Famara Diedhiou's headed-goal brought three points for the Robins.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Bristol City, Latest, Robins, English League Championship, Birmingham City, Famara Diedhiou


West Brom 2-2 Aston Villa: Controversy at The Hawthorns

Jay Rodriguez appeared to score with his hand in the 91st minute against a livid Aston Villa in an entertaining Midlands derby.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Aston Villa, West Bromwich Albion, West Brom, Latest, Jay Rodriguez, English League Championship