All posts tagged with: Garry Monk

Middlesbrough Season Preview: reliance on Traore

With the 2018-19 Championship season coming soon, The Football Lab spoke to Middlesbrough fan Rob Fletcher (@thewayweplay11). Despite outspending every club in Championship history last summer, you missed out on promotion after a play-off semi-final defeat to Aston Villa. Would you describe 2017-18 as an underwhelming campaign? After the initial excitement of having a new… Read more →

Pragmatism needed at Elland Road

When Thomas Christiansen made nine changes for Leeds United’s FA Cup Third Round trip to Rodney Parade on Sunday, he knew he was running the risk of an upset. The subsequent 2-1 defeat to League Two Newport County, who secured victory through substitute Shawn McCoulsky’s 89th minute winner, did two things to the Dane’s side.… Read more →