All posts tagged with: Luke Varney

Wigan v Ipswich: the struggle for goals

The last time this fixture was played, Ipswich were victorious on a Monday night in September 2014. Christophe Berra was immense at centre-back, as he was for the rest of the season. Midfielders Luke Hyam and Teddy Bishop shone in a battling performance in which the Tractor Boys dominated the midfield through shear aggression, physicality… Read more →

Weekend Predictions: 9th August

Here are my thoughts ahead of the football season’s first round of matches, in the Championship, League One, League Two, plus the Community Shield. To see all my match predictions, go to the table at the bottom. The Championship Cardiff and Blackburn are two clubs who have had a contrasting last few months. Cardiff are in a… Read more →

Blackburn Rovers Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Blackburn Rovers fan Mikey Delap, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @MikeyDelap. Here, he discusses the work Gary Bowyer has done, whether more experience is needed in defence, and the team’s seemingly decreasing reliance on Jordan Rhodes. There has been some speculation this summer, regarding the… Read more →