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Papa John’s Trophy: How are the Groups shaping up?

22 September 2021

The 2021/22 Papa John’s Trophy Group Stage is in full swing, but the standings could all change.

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Papa John’s Trophy: Five things you may have missed

1 September 2021

With as many as 20 Papa John’s Trophy clashes on show on Tuesday evening, we delve into the key talking points from last night’s action-packed schedule:

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The Papa John’s Trophy Group Stage preview

27 August 2021

Having already overcome Manchester United Under-21s earlier in the week, Group F table toppers Lincoln City will travel to West Yorkshire where Bradford City await last year’s Semi-Finalists on...

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The 21/22 Papa John's Trophy starts here!

24 August 2021

The past and present will collide for Michael Appleton at Sincil Bank on Tuesday night. His Lincoln City side begin their latest quest to re-capture the Trophy they won in 2017/18 when they host...

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Sing twogether, cheer twogether, win twogether!

13 August 2021

Throughout the 2019/20 trophy tournament, fans had to put up with cheering their team on from home, with cardboard cut outs and fake crowd noises being substitutes for the real thing. But football...

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Papa John's Trophy 2021/22: Group Stage confirmed

24 June 2021

Following the Papa John's Trophy Round One draw, Group Stages have been confirmed ahead of the 2021/22 season.

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Get Your Kit On!

11 June 2021

Win a new kit and kick off the season in style!

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Five classic EFL Trophy Finals

31 March 2021

Here, we take a look at some of the standout Finals from the competition’s history…

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Finalists' fundraisers a huge success

18 March 2021

Following the highly anticipated 'Wembley Weekender', which saw the respective 2020 and 2021 Papa John's Trophy Finals played at the home of football, Finalist Clubs have raised a huge amount of money...

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Best moment of my career, says Gooch

15 March 2021

Having been with Sunderland’s Academy since the age of 10, yesterday’s victory at the National Stadium was especially sweet for Lynden Gooch, and how fitting for him to score the goal that sealed a...

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Match report: Sunderland AFC win 2021 Papa John's Trophy

14 March 2021

Sunderland AFC ended their 48-year wait for a Wembley win, beating Tranmere Rovers 1-0 to claim the 2021 Papa John's Trophy at the home of football.

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Gallery: Salford City make history at Wembley

13 March 2021

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Match report: Salford City make history at Wembley

13 March 2021

Salford City won their first trophy as an EFL club in dramatic fashion, beating League One Portsmouth 4-2 on penalties following a 0-0 draw after extra-time at Wembley Stadium.

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Message from Trevor Birch

13 March 2021

With the respective 2020 and 2021 Papa John’s Trophy Finals now upon us, it is my pleasure to officially kick off the ‘Wembley Weekender’, which will see us mark a quite unique pair of matches under...

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Preview: Wembley weekender

12 March 2021

Both the 2020 and 2021 Papa John's Trophy Finals will be played under the famous Wembley arch as part of an historic weekend, the likes of which have never been seen before.

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Papa John's Trophy Final: 'No room for complacency,' says Marquis

12 March 2021

Portsmouth striker John Marquis says there is no room for complacency ahead of the 2020 Papa John’s Trophy Final against Salford City on Saturday afternoon.

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What the managers had to say ahead of the Wembley Weekender...

12 March 2021

The Wembley Weekender is just around the corner! Here's what all four managers had to say ahead of the respective 2020 and 2021 Papa John's Trophy Finals...

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Stat pack: Papa John's Trophy Finals

12 March 2021

As we gear up for the respective 2020 and 2021 Papa John's Trophy Finals, here are some great stats to prepare you for kick-off!

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Papa John's Trophy Final: Momentum is key, says MacDonald

10 March 2021

Winning the 2021 Papa John’s Trophy Final against Sunderland AFC could provide Tranmere Rovers with the perfect springboard to achieve further success says defender Calum MacDonald.

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Papa John's Trophy Final: Fourth time lucky for Charlie Wyke?

10 March 2021

As the old cliché goes, not many footballers will ever get the chance to play at Wembley in their career. That’s not the case for Sunderland striker Charlie Wyke, who will be hoping it’s fourth time...

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