All posts tagged with: Alex Gilbey

MK Dons Season Preview: Brittain to shine?

With the 2018-19 League Two season preview coming up, The Football Lab spoke to MK Dons fan Jonathan Harries (@harriesdon87). It’s certainly been a tough time for MK Dons with two relegations in three years. Clearly the club have made plenty of mistakes since promotion to the Championship in 2014-15: would you list the January… Read more →

Cardiff v Wigan: the Warnock effect

Cardiff City have improved instantly under Neil Warnock. He has changed to a 4-1-4-1 system and that suits midfielders such as Aron Gunnarsson and Peter Whittingham. Gunnarsson relishes playing just in front of the defence, as he did successfully for Iceland at the Euros and his long throws were a handful against Bristol City. Whittingham’s… Read more →

Wigan Athletic Season Preview: Latics on the up?

Life is never dull at Wigan Athletic. They were briefly 2nd in their first season in the top flight, then had numerous great escapes after Roberto Martinez took over five years later. A historic FA Cup win in 2013 shortly preceded the club’s eventual relegation, a play-off finish the following season rescued by Uwe Rosler. A disastrous 14/15… Read more →