Football League previews

The new Football League season kicks off this weekend. Sammy McIlroy has been assessing the chances of our Championship, League One and Two sides.

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History is re-written as Bolton player revealed as Football League's first ever scorer

This year marks the 125th anniversary of the Football League, and ever since the opening day on September the 8th 1888, Aston Villa's Gershom Cox has been credited with scoring the first ever goal.

But sporting history has just been rewritten after it emerged a Bolton Wanderers player by the name of Kenny Davenport was in fact the first to find the back of the net.

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