Cardiff City Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Cardiff City fan Luke Sommerfield, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @WelshBluebird14. Here, he discusses the performances of David Marshall last season, the loss of Steven Caulker, and Solskjaer’s challenge of managing the squad. With 40 players currently on your books, you have an extremely big squad.… Read more →

Brighton & Hove Albion Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed a member of the Brighton discussion Twitter account, @BrightonFanbase, ahead of the new season. Among the topics discussed, are the club’s impressive infrastructure, an aging defence, and the tactical ideas that new boss Sami Hyypia may look to introduce. Oscar Garcia wasn’t always supported due to his cautious, and overly possession-based, style of play. Do… Read more →

Brentford Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Brentford fan Carl Massey, ahead of the new season. You can get his thoughts on Brentford through Twitter @thebfcbeesblog, or have a look The Bees Blog. Here, he discusses the highly-rated left-back Jake Bidwell, the loss of Clayton Donaldson, and Mark Warburton’s success since taking over. I wasn’t the only 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. Here, he discusses the signing of striker Callum Wilson, the centre-back pairing of Steve Cook and Tommy Elphick, and the attractive football Eddie Howe has got the team playing. A mixed start, a poor middle,… Read more →

Bolton Wanderers Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Bolton fan Ben Reardon, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @BenReardon1. Here, he discusses the disappointment of not signing Lukas Jutkiewicz permanently, the arrival of Dorian Dervite at centre-back, and Dougie Freedman’s position as manager. There were times last season when relegation looked a real possibility.… Read more →

Blackpool Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Blackpool fan Andy Monkman, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @tangerinemonk. Here, he discusses the club’s shortage of players, the appointment of Jose Riga, and the manner in which Karl Oyston is running the football club. At the time of writing its mid-July, and the club has just… Read more →

Blackburn Rovers Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Blackburn Rovers fan Mikey Delap, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @MikeyDelap. Here, he discusses the work Gary Bowyer has done, whether more experience is needed in defence, and the team’s seemingly decreasing reliance on Jordan Rhodes. There has been some speculation this summer, regarding the… Read more →

Birmingham City Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Birmingham fan Ryan Deeney, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @RyanDeeney_T92, and have a read of TalkNinetyTwo Football, where he regularly posts on all things football. Here, he discusses the departure of Nikola Zigic, the factors behind last season’s poor home form, and he reflects on a busy… Read more →

League Two Season Preview

Welcome to The Football Lab’s club-by-club preview of the League Two season ahead. Click on one of the club badges below for an interview with one of the supporters, and a prediction of where they’ll finish.