The Blackburn View: is Lambert the man?

Blackburn Rovers have appointed Paul Lambert as their new manager. Was this the right decision? The Football Lab spoke to supporter Mikey Delap, who reflects on Gary Bowyer’s tenure, praises the recent performances of Corry Evans and explains why Jordan Rhodes is key to Blackburn’s future prospects. Blackburn Rovers have appointed Paul Lambert as their… Read more →

League One Preview: will Oldham stay up?

Here are The Football Lab’s predictions for three of the weekend’s games in League One. Barnsley and Port Vale meet at Oakwell off the back of disappointing FA Cup results, while draw specialists Oldham travel to in-form Chesterfield. Promotion chasing Coventry could go into the top two with a win at Colchester, who have the worst defensive record… Read more →

League Two Preview: Rovers’ Home Hoodoo

Here are The Football Lab’s previews for three of the weekend’s games in League Two. Newport look to continue their good run when they travel to 4th place Accrington, Bristol Rovers search for a second home league win against in-form Carlisle while promotion-chasing Northampton host Mansfield, who have the 2nd best defensive record in the league. Accrington… Read more →

The Yeovil Voice campaign

A group of Yeovil Town fans, concerned about the running of their club, have set up a campaign called ‘Yeovil Voice’. The Football Lab interviewed member Brendon Owen to find out more about their aims… You have set up the Yeovil Voice movement. For those who don’t know, what is the purpose of your campaign?… Read more →

Championship Preview: key clash at the KC

Here are The Football Lab’s predictions for two of the weekend’s Championship games. Blackburn will feel hopeful of another clean sheet against Brentford, who lost to Hull last time out. The East Yorkshiremen, themselves, now have a key game against Middlesbrough, in an intriguing promotion encounter between the Championship’s best two defences. Blackburn v Brentford Blackburn Rovers… Read more →