All posts tagged with: Doug Loft

Colchester United Season Preview: quieter summer

Colchester United finished one point off the play-offs last season. Although they didn’t win promotion, there were positives to take, with better football rewarded with strong home form. Supporter Richard Crick, founder and co-owner of the excellent StadiumHoppers scratch football maps, discusses life at the Essex club ahead of the new season. After finally accepted our… Read more →

Gillingham Season Preview: Dack to stay?

The first 12 months of Justin Edinburgh’s reign at Priestfield had been flawless, but a post-January return of 3 wins last season gives him and Gillingham serious questions to answer. Can this group of young players handle the pressure? And is their Basildon-born boss the real deal? Giving his views is supporter Ben Thompson, who you can follow… Read more →

Choudhury shines as Brewers down Gills

Tom Naylor’s late goal gave Burton Albion a 2-1 win over Gillingham, in another big step towards automatic promotion. The guests looked to have snatched a point when Cody McDonald’s header cancelled out Lucas Akins’ opener, but they ultimately paid for an overly defensive approach as Burton grabbed a deserved winner. The visitors defended from deep from… Read more →

Gillingham Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Gillingham fan Daniel Storey, ahead of the new season. You can follow Daniel’s Twitter page @Gillsfansonline. In 17 games under Justin Edinburgh last season, Gillingham picked up 27 points. That form, sustained over a season, would have seen the club finish comfortably in the top 6. What has been different under… Read more →