All posts tagged with: Aiden McGeady

Championship Season Preview: 2017-18

Though Newcastle United won the Championship title last season, one might say that Brighton and Huddersfield won the hearts of the neutrals. The duo ended 34 and 45 year top flight exiles respectively, the former with three games to spare, the latter via a Wembley shoot-out. Who will make history this year? Here’s our predictions.… Read more →

Sunderland Season Preview: the re-build

Sunderland’s policy has long been to sign old players in an inflated January market and change manager frequently. They always just about stayed up with that approach, but always with the sense that they were treading water. Last season, those years of short-term thinking caught up with the Black Cats, as supporter Michael Oates –… Read more →

2016-17 Championship Team of the Season

Here is The Football Lab’s Championship Team of the Season for the 2016-17 campaign, with only one player picked per club. If you disagree with this team, let us know at @_FootbalLab. Goalkeeper – Alex Smithies: Prior to positive mid-season recruitment, QPR were kept out of the relegation zone only by the work of Smithies.… Read more →