All posts tagged with: Michael Smith

Peterborough v Swindon: similar setups

There are comparisons to be drawn between Peterborough United’s approach and that of Swindon Town. Both teams like attacking football, both boast strong midfields, both like to develop young players, led by a young coach. Their bold approaches have resulted in reasonable starts to their League One campaign, both teams averaging play-off form. Peterborough recently lost 6-1… Read more →

Portsmouth Season Preview: the favourites tag

It is often assumed that Portsmouth’s size offers them an automatic advantage in League Two. Indeed, this summer they have attracted Carl Baker, a highly-skilled midfielder many League One clubs could not afford. However, what comes with this huge financial advantage is expectant home fans and more than a few bus-parking visitors. Many teams go to Fratton Park and rise to the occasion, defending… Read more →