Oldham Athletic cast aside their troubles in Sky Bet League Two to pull off a giantkilling act with their Papa John’s Trophy win at holders Sunderland.
Lee Johnson made a winning return to Boundary Park as Sunderland knocked Oldham Athletic out of the Papa John’s Trophy.
Relegation-threatened Huddersfield Town put further daylight
between them and the teams at the bottom of the Sky Bet Championship following
a hugely important home win against promotion-chasing Bristol City.
A run of two wins from their last nine league matches had
left the Terriers nervously looking over their shoulders, though it was hard to
believe on the evidence of this performance.
OLDHAM ATHLETIC 1, BARNSLEY 3 Lee Johnson made a triumphant return to SportsDirect.com Park as Barnsley made it six straight wins to suddenly make themselves dark horses for promotion from Sky Bet League One. What a contrast for Latics who have seen their hopes of going up almost certainly disappear after five defeats in six […]
Oldham Athletic have started the search for a new manager after confirming Lee Johnson has left to join Sky Bet League One rivals Barnsley. The deal was completed after the two clubs agreed a compensation package which also involves Tommy Wright leaving to be Johnson’s No 2. Johnson became manager in March 2013 with Latics […]