Liverpool Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Liverpool fan Stuart Quigley, ahead of the new season. You can follow Stuart on Twitter @sqstudios Liverpool finished 2nd place in the 2013-14 season, but only 6th last year. Can the drastic decline be put solely down to the summer departure of Luis Suarez? Losing and then trying to replace one… Read more →

Bournemouth Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Bournemouth fan Rob Lee, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @Robmatlee Bournemouth surprised many pundits by winning the Championship title last season. What went right for you that year? I would have to say our dominant attacking play. Admittedly, defensively at times we still left a… Read more →

Aston Villa Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Aston Villa fan Richard Dalton, ahead of the new season. You can follow Richard on Twitter @ContactCounts Aston Villa avoided relegation last season thanks to an improvement in form under Tim Sherwood. Are you frustrated at having finished in your lowest position since 1995, or simply relieved to have stayed up?… Read more →

Arsenal Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Arsenal fan Dezil Dez, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @DezilDez Arsenal have not seriously challenged for the Premier League title for many years. Should last season’s FA Cup win be seen intrinsically as a victory, or as a stepping stone to something more? Arsenal FA… Read more →

2015-16 Championship Season Preview

Here are this blog’s predictions for the 2015-16 Championship season. Nottingham Forest will suffer relegation along with MK Dons and Rotherham, with Sheffield Wednesday languishing in the lower reaches of the division. Reading will finish in the top half while Brighton miss out on the play-offs, which will be occupied by Hull, Derby, Ipswich and… Read more →

Sheffield Wednesday Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed the editor of Sheffield Wednesday blog War of the Monster Truck, which you can find on Twitter @SheffWedWOTMT The big news for Sheffield Wednesday this summer is that manager Stuart Gray has been sacked. Was this the right decision? I think he ought to have been given a chance with some better players.… Read more →

Reading Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Reading fan and editor of The Tilehurst End blog, Dan Wimbush. You can follow Dan on Twitter @Wimby or @TheTilehurstEnd Reading have gone from missing out on the play-offs on the final day in May 2014, to finishing 28 points outside the play-offs a year later. Just how disappointing was last season? Few… Read more →

QPR Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed QPR fan Wayne Sumner, ahead of the new season. You can follow Wayne on Twitter @bexhoops QPR suffered relegation from the Premier League last season. What do you consider to be the main reasons you went down? Relegation can be attributed to a few things…a poor defence leaked goals.. we had… Read more →