All posts tagged with: Alex Baptiste

Positive point for Preston at St Andrews

Che Adams’ came off the bench to secure a point for Birmingham on Tuesday night, in a 2-2 draw with Preston. The Lilywhites led at the break thanks to Alex Baptiste’s tap-in and Daniel Johnson’s free-kick, the latter coming shortly after Ryan Shotton’s header for Gary Rowett’s side. However, Adams equalized in an improved second half from the… Read more →

Preston edge Lancashire derby

The first goal has decided each of Preston’s 12 games this season while Wigan have not come from behind to win since early April. It was of little surprise therefore, that Jordan Hugill’s seventh minute goal was all the Lilywhites needed to secure victory, despite a minimal gap in quality between the sides. Wigan created the… Read more →

Middlesbrough Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Middlesbrough fan James Cartwright, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @James94Cart Middlesbrough finished 4th last season, and lost in the play-off final. Do you look back on that campaign mainly with pride for the progress the club have made, or disappointment at not having won promotion?… 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 →