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Football League media talk 28/03/14

28 March 2014

Here are Friday 28th March's hot topics in the eyes of the media that cover The Football League:

Leeds United's players agree to defer wages (BBC Radio Leeds): Leeds United's players have agreed to defer part of their wages for March, Professional Footballers' Association chief executive Gordon Taylor has told BBC Radio Leeds.

Fawaz Al Hasawi ready to put an 'no interference' clause in new Nottingham Forest manager's contract, as search goes on (Nottingham Post): Fawaz Al Hasawi says he will put a 'no interference' clause in the next Nottingham Forest manager's contract if it helps lure them to the City Ground.

Ben Mee insists Clarets will not be complacent (Lancashire Telegraph): Ben Mee admits Burnley could take a massive step forward in the race for promotion tomorrow - even the title.

Yeovil Town midfielder Kevin Dawson and Barnsley brother Stephen could never have predicted importance of family affair (Western Gazette): Yeovil Town midfielder Kevin Dawson and Barnsley brother Stephen joked pre-season that this weekend's meeting could be a relegation scrap but could never imagine the importance the game has taken.

Kenny Jackett looking forward to 'unique' occasion against MK Dons (Birmingham Mail): Wolves boss excited by the prospect of his side playing to travelling crowd of 8,800 at MK Dons and calls on players to deliver a fitting performance.

'Show Walsall the real Shrewsbury Town' urges defender Connor Goldson (Shropshire Star): Connor Goldson today urged his team-mates to show Walsall the 'real' Shrewsbury Town tomorrow.

Wilson states his case for the defence (Oldham Evening Chronicle): Lee Johnson's Athletic side have never been as solid in 2013/14 as when James Wilson starts alongside Adam Lockwood in the middle of defence.

Bristol Rovers place assistant manager Darrell Clarke in charge of first-team affairs (Bristol Post): Bristol Rovers have moved to boost their bid to avoid relegation by naming John Ward director of football to pave the way for assistant manager Darrell Clarke to take full control of first-team affairs.

Any action this season will be a bonus for me, says Aaron O'Connor (South Wales Argus): Striker Aaron O'Connor admits it will be a 'bonus' if he returns to action for Newport County this season.

Ainsworth rules out playing comeback in relegation battle (Bucks Free Press): Leadership and creativity were two of the things Gareth Ainsworth used to provide as a player - but the Blues boss isn't planning to dust off his boots despite Wanderers needing to top a four team mini survival league.

These stories have been reproduced from a variety of today's media sources and they do not represent the views of The Football League.

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