What We Learnt This Weekend: 22nd November

Rodgers needs time at Liverpool

Premier League runners up Liverpool slipped to 12th place after a 3-1 defeat to relegation strugglers Crystal Palace. Here’s why Brendan Rodgers deserves the chance to put things right at Anfield.

Counter-attacking Forest have rediscovered form

After 10 games without a win, Nottingham Forest have picked up 2 in succession, after a convincing 3-0 triumph over Midlands rivals Wolves. Can Stuart Pearce’s men return to the promotion mix?

Chesterfield’s reliance on Doyle continues

That’s 19 goals in 20 games now for Eoin Doyle, after his brace handed Chesterfield a win over Barnsley. Surely Spireites fans will be dreading the January window?

Tough times for Tranmere

Tranmere’s 2-1 defeat to Southend saw them fall to 6 points off safety. What are the factors behind the club’s sudden decline?