“He would probably be in my top five players of ability on the ball”. This is the sort of phrase you would most likely hear from a pundit. But when it comes from your own sporting director who was a legend of the game, you know that the player has something special about them. AndContinue reading “The Evolution of QPR’s Eberechi Eze to this day and beyond”
Cheltenham Town’s Chris Clements has been doing well with the Robins this season in their play off push, but his footballing career hasn’t been all sunshine and rainbows for the 29-year-old.
Frank Lampard has made a great start to his time as Chelsea manager. But what has he change to yield success from the current crop of players?
I attended the Championship game in January between West Brom and Sheffield Wednesday. Check out my piece from the press box.
Over 17 years on from Cheltenham’s first play off final success, Robins legend John Finnigan reflects and looks ahead to what Duff’s side can achieve this season. The Cheltenham legend scored the third Robins goal in their 3-1 play off final victory over Rushden and Diamonds at the Millennium stadium in Cardiff. A victory whichContinue reading “Can Michael Duff’s Cheltenham Town side replicate the successes of 2002?”
West Brom narrowly defeated Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 thanks to a late penalty from Baggies substitute Charlie Austin. The win for Slaven Bilic’s side has maintained their two point cushion over second place Leeds United who continue to keep up with the League leaders after their last gasp 2-1 away win over Luton Town. Here areContinue reading “West Brom 2-1 Sheffield Wednesday: Five learning points as the Baggies remain top of the Championship”
West Brom narrowly defeated promotion rivals Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 in the Championship, courtesy of a late penalty from substitute Charlie Austin. Hal Robson-Kanu and Steven Fletcher scored for their respective sides before Austin scored the winning goal in the 87th minute from the spot, after Matheus Pereira was brought down in the box by OwlsContinue reading “West Brom 2-1 Sheffield Wednesday: 4p Match Report”
Mark Kennedy has sung the praises of the Chelsea academy speaking ahead of the clash between the two U23s sides on Saturday. This season, Kennedy’s side sit in 10th place in Premier League 2, Division 1 with nine points. On the other hand, when looking at his opponents [Chelsea U23’s]- in nine Premier League 2,Continue reading “EXCLUSIVE- Mark Kennedy: “Chelsea are an outstanding academy, and are arguably in the top two academies every year in terms of style of play, and the type of players they bring in.””
Wolves U23s and PSG U23s played out an entertaining 1-1 draw at Molineux in Group E of the Premier League International Cup. Alexandre Fressange opened the scoring for the visitors within the first minute of the game with a header from Ayoub Yousfi’s cross. That goal was the 18-year-old’s second goal in this competition thisContinue reading “WOLVES U23s 1-1 PSG U23s: Premier League International Cup: 4P match report”
Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia has been at the club since Roman Abramovich bought the club in 2003, and she is known to be a controversial figure around the Chelsea fan base. Well-known as the ‘Iron Lady’ by Chelsea fans, this Russian sporting director has a history of being known as a tough negotiator when itContinue reading “From signing Ngolo Kante to wasting money on Tiemoue Bakayoko – The good and bad of Chelsea Director Marina Granovskaia”