All posts tagged with: Eoin Doyle

Why speedy Robinson is key for Preston

Seven different forwards have started matches for Preston since their promotion to the Championship in 2015. The fact that none of them have scored more than six goals would suggest that the issue is related to the system, rather than attacking personnel. Simon Grayson likes his midfielders to be disciplined and while this has helped the Whites… Read more →

Championship preview: Gameweek 7

Here are The Football Lab’s predictions for all 11 of Tuesday and Wednesday’s Championship games. It’s top against bottom at the AMEX as Brighton take on Rotherham, Middlesbrough and Brentford meet for the first time since their play-off clash in May, while 2nd place Cardiff look to build on an excellent start when they host… Read more →

Cardiff City Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Cardiff City fan Luke Summerfield, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @BluebirdLuke Cardiff’s form was better in the second half of last season, when cost-cutting measures had been made at the club, than in the first half, just after a summer of heavy spending. Did you… Read more →

League One Predictions: Gameweek 29

In League One, Barnsley look to extend their home winning streak to 5 games when they play Fleetwood, who are typically involved in low-scoring affairs. Chesterfield will want to continue their impressive post-Christmas form with a win over Preston, whose progress has been hindered by the injury to their top scorer, Joe Garner. Barnsley v Fleetwood Barnsley… Read more →

Chesterfield mid-season review

The Football Lab interviewed Chesterfield fan Andrew Riley. You can follow him on Twitter @Meggy1860 You played some good passing football when you won promotion from League Two. Has the approach changed much this season? The approach has been basically the same and we’re still playing some good football, only slight change is 4-4-2 has… Read more →