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Leeds United v Nottingham Forest: Championship clash preview, predicted line-ups and team news

Leeds United v Nottingham Forest: Championship clash preview, predicted line-ups and team news

Sports
high-fliers You can listen to live commentary of the game on talkSPORT2 Leeds United will look to open up a lead at the top of the Championship table when they host Nottingham Forest at Elland Road on Saturday evening, kick off 5:30pm. The two historic clubs maintain hopes of returning to the Premier League, with Forest just four points behind their opponents in seventh in what is again a ridiculously tight second tier table. Leeds face a tough test on Saturday The visitors, beaten just once in their last nine games, will be looking to make it two wins in a week after a resounding 3-0 victory at Bolton on Wednesday. Leeds have lost some of their early season momentum, with just three wins in their last ten games, but they will hope to b...
L3, Northrop team to develop Next Generation Jammer for Navy

L3, Northrop team to develop Next Generation Jammer for Navy

Business
Oct. 26 (UPI) -- L3 Technologies and Northrop Grumman have won contracts totaling $ 71 million to test and fix the low radio frequency jamming system, or low pod, for the U.S. Navy. The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, announced Thursday by the Department of Defense, will pay L3 $ 36 million and Northrop $ 35 million to perform work on Increment 2 of the Navy's Next Generation Jammer Low Band program. The contract calls for improvements to the low, medium and high frequencies of jamming systems on EA-18G military aircraft. "We have a mature and exceedingly capable offering for Next Generation Jammer Low Band," a Northrop spokesman told USNI News in a statement. "Northrop Grumman stands ready to demonstrate that technology." The Navy will obligate $ 15 million to both L3 and Northrop at the t...
Ashley sacks entire House of Fraser management team

Ashley sacks entire House of Fraser management team

Business
Mike Ashley's firm has sacked the senior management at House of Fraser just weeks after it bought the department store chain.In a one-sentence announcement to the stock market, Sports Direct said it had "dismissed the former directors and senior management of House of Fraser".The move followed "calls for an investigation" into the retailer's collapse, the statement added.Sports Direct paid £90m for House of Fraser's 58 UK stores in August.Those departing the chain will include chief executive Alex Williamson. It is not clear who will replace the management team at House of Fraser, or how many people are affected by the decision.Richard Lim of Retail Economics, a consultancy, said the new owner had taken "drastic action following a series of woeful m...
Arsenal team news: Predicted Gunners line-up for Premier League clash vs Watford

Arsenal team news: Predicted Gunners line-up for Premier League clash vs Watford

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team news Unai Emery's side can move into the top four with a win on Saturday afternoon Arsenal bid to move into the top four for the first time this season when they host Watford on Saturday afternoon. The high-flying Hornets have surprised all the critics backing them for relegation before the season began by sitting in the upper reaches of the Premier League table. Troy Deeney has captained Watford to a brilliant start to the season They are currently on a three-game run without a win in all competitions, but Javi Gracia, their manager, will know they can move as high as second by defeating Arsenal. Unai Emery’s side head into the game on the back of six-straight wins in all competitions, but they will be wary of the Hornets having l...