All posts tagged with: Eoghan O’Connell

Walsall Season Preview: reliance on youth

Look at previous League One tables and last season’s 14th place finish looks in line with Walsall’s previous form. Speak to a lot of Saddlers fans however and there is some disgruntlement at the failure to build on the promotion push of 15/16. Did results flatter performances last year? Were expectations raised? And is the current regime… Read more →

Bury Season Preview: firepower added

Bury started last season with a squad seemingly fit to compete for a top half berth, but instead finished 19th. If the club had not hoped for better then, ambitions have been raised now by a summer of heavy spending.  Supporter Peter Taylor, writer of the excellent Bury Me in Exile, talks to The Football Lab. I think it’s… Read more →