All posts tagged with: Dean Smith

League One Preview: Gameweek 4

Here are The Football Lab’s predictions for 3 of the weekend’s games in League One. Bradford look for their first league win of the season at Oakwell, where Barnsley will look for their third. Burton can continue their great start to life in League One with a win over Peterborough, whose defence is looking vulnerable… Read more →

League One Preview: Gameweek 45

In League One, Bradford and Barnsley’s play-off hopes are over, and they will play out what could be a low key, end-of-season game at Valley Parade. Preston must beat 4th place Swindon Town to ensure that automatic promotion is in their own hands on the final day, while Oldham manager Dean Holden will return to… Read more →

League One Predictions: Gameweek 20

In League One, Crawley have drawn their last 5 games and would be happy for that sequence to continue, as they travel to play league leaders Bristol City. Leyton Orient and Peterborough both face turbulent times on the managerial front, as Orient are now onto their 4th boss of the season, while Peterborough’s Darren Ferguson… Read more →

Walsall Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Walsall fan-based Twitter account, @BescotBanter, ahead of the new season. Among the issues covered are the change of captaincy, the departure of Craig Westcarr, and the job local boy Dean Smith has done for the club as manager. Dean Smith came through Walsall’s academy, and was at the Bescot for five years as a player.… Read more →