All posts tagged with: Alex Neil

Bolton Wanderers Season Preview: another dogfight?

With the 2018-19 Championship season starting later today, The Football Lab spoke to Bolton Wanderers fan Ben Reardon (@Ben_Reardon95). You secured survival in dramatic circumstances last season. After David Wheater and Aaron Wilbraham’s late goals gave you a defining 3-2 final day win over Nottingham Forest, was relief the overriding emotion? Yes. Bolton struggled considerably… Read more →

Nottingham Forest Season Preview: New Era?

Last season, Nottingham Forest shipped 72  Championship goals and required a final day win to survive on goal difference. They also however, put an end to Fawaz Al-Hasawi’s ill-fated ownership regime and appointed one of Britain’s most respected managers outside the Premier League. Is it fair to say therefore, that 16/17  was a better season off the pitch at the… Read more →