Ins & Outs of the EFA Index

11 06 2010

To begin with Craig Short is out of the EFA Index as he left Ferencváros and became the new manager of Notts County. We would like to wish Craig all the best in the upcoming season and congratulate him on the 7th place finish he achieved with FTC in the Hungarian NB I last season.

Portsmouth youngster James Hurst has joined Matt Garner at Icelandic side ÍBV on loan. It is still unsure of the exact details of the loan, it is expect to be until the end of June but that isn’t confirmed. If anyone has any details please leave a comment below. Read the rest of this entry »


Craig Short takes charge at Notts County

5 06 2010

Photo by Németh Miklós

Craig Short has been announced as the new manager of League One side Notts County. Short had been manager of Hungarian side Ferencváros before being appointed the successor to Steve Cotterill.

The move represents a return to Meadow Lane as Craig played for the midlands club in the early stages of his playing career. He made 128 league appearances in three years for the Magpies before moving to Derby for £2.5 million in 1992.

Notts County go into League One as current champions of League Two but have financial troubles to deal with after the fallout of the Munto Finance reign as owners.

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Midweek Roundup 19th-22nd April – Video Highlights

22 04 2010

The Midweek Roundup for 19th-22nd April is now in the Roundups section. This week it includes:

  • Fulham’s on loan midfielder Robert Milsom making his debut in Finland
  • David Booth’s Mahindra United title dreams in India are in tatters after loss
  • Kenny Pavey sets up a goal to help AIK to their first win in the league this year
  • Craig Short’s Ferencváros draw with rivals Újpest in the Magyar Liga Kupa

Weekend Roundup 16-18th April – Video Highlights

21 04 2010

The Weekend Roundup for 16-18th April is now in the Roundups section. This week it features:

  • The 1st leg of the O-league final
  • The race for the Eredivisie coming ever closer to a climax for McClaren
  • The end of the Greek season where Nathan Ellington scored to save Xanthi from the drop
  • Rohan Ricketts making his debut in Hungary
  • BSC Young Boys getting Knocked off top spot in Switzerland
  • Matt Jones helping Santa Clara push for promotion to the Portuguese top flight

Video – Highlight of the Week – Anthony Elding

16 04 2010

To go with the Weekend Roundup of last weekend here is the best highlight video from that period, former Stevenage, Stockport and Crewe striker Anthony Elding’s wonder strike for Ferencváros. Read the rest of this entry »