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Questions people aren’t asking about Frank Lampard
09:03 Wednesday 10th July 2019

It’s not conjectured anymore. Frank Lampard landed his dream job. This is by far the biggest leap in his managerial career. Okay, so it's the only leap. The fact remains there is more than a significant gap between the 26th-ranked…

Championship
Who the Forest is Sabri Lamouchi?
09:01 Monday 8th July 2019

At season's end, Nottingham Forest dispensed with Martin O’Neill. The Northern Irish manager was unable to build on Aitor Karanka’s fine work earlier in the season. The City Ground faithful were yet again subject to another…

Championship
How will Leeds United spend their summer?
08:00 Saturday 6th July 2019

The terminally non-promoted Leeds United have yet another “what if” summer to reflect on for at least one more Championship campaign. This past season, however, was the closest they’ve come to promotion…

Premier League
How will Norwich City spend their summer?
14:50 Sunday 30th June 2019

Norwich City took the Championship by storm in 2018/19, comfortably securing promotion back to the Premier League with confidence and style. The Canaries went on to lift the trophy as deserved champions, with a youthful squad augmented by a…

Premier League
What to expect from Aston Villa next season?
17:00 Thursday 30th May 2019

After both Norwich City and Sheffield United sealed their place in the Premier League, it was time to see who'd join them via the play-offs - partaking in the most expensive game in football. Aston Villa and Derby County would go toe-to-toe…

Premier League
What to expect from Sheffield United next season?
17:00 Wednesday 22nd May 2019

After looking at Championship winners Norwich City last week, today, it's Sheffield United's turn in our 'what to expect' series. So Premier League football is returning to the Steel City - and about time too.…

Premier League
What to expect from Norwich City next season?
17:00 Thursday 16th May 2019

This term, the Championship was as unpredictable as ever. After 46 gruelling game-weeks, Norwich City were left standing tall. The Canaries would eventually win the division by five points; thus sealing their Premier League place…

Premier League
Pulis-ball doesn't breed success; Sheffield United take a Wilder approach
15:00 Tuesday 14th May 2019

They say that defence is the best form of offence, and that’s certainly been the mantra behind Tony Pulis’ managerial approach wherever he has been. Well, less offence, more survival, really. He boasts that well-documented stat…

Premier League
Which relegated Premier League team is best-placed to bounce back?
09:00 Sunday 12th May 2019

Although there's one game remaining for each Premier League side, three teams already know they'll be playing Championship football next term. For Cardiff City, Fulham and Huddersfield Town, a season in arguably the most competitive…

Premier League
Where are they now? Relegated clubs from the 2012/2013 Premier League season
12:00 Friday 3rd May 2019

Bouncing back into the Premier League presumes you can keep all your players. Reality usually means you turn over your squad, losing chemistry in the process. Meanwhile, contending clubs in the Championship have momentum. They have been chasing…

Premier League
Huddersfield Town need to give Jan Siewert time to build
12:00 Monday 29th April 2019

For Huddersfield Town fans, their two Premier League seasons were completely contrasting. David Wagner pulled off the impossible last term by keeping The Terriers in the Premier League. This campaign, Town have shown their true colours,…

Championship
Leeds United putting automatic promotion at risk with inconsistent form
15:00 Sunday 21st April 2019

That Marcelo Bielsa has stayed at Leeds until the end of the season is commendable given his antecedents. Of course, it has not been without some drama. A spying incident on Frank Lampard's Derby County made the headlines back in January,…

Championship
Is Tony Pulis entirely to blame for Boro's late-season slump?
09:00 Wednesday 10th April 2019

A few months ago, all eyes at the Riverside envisioned a place in the Championship playoffs, if not direct promotion to the Premier League. Expectations lowered dramatically in the last few weeks. Now, Middlesbrough will be thankful just…

Championship
David Cotterill triggered by Jack Grealish assault
09:00 Tuesday 12th March 2019

Newton’s Three Laws of Motion are more universal than you might realise. Beyond physical movement, they also apply to emotions. For those of you who didn’t pay attention in physics class, the Three Laws are: 1. Every object persists…

Premier League
What happened to Ryan Sessegnon?
09:00 Tuesday 5th March 2019

Ryan Sessegnon was the best player to come out of the Championship last season. His age made his consistent performances more amazing. There were calls in some quarters for the youngster to be included in England’s World Cup squad.…