All posts tagged with: Uche Ikpeazu

Mansfield v Crawley: Evans arrives

It is fitting that Steve Evans begins his Mansfield Town tenure by facing the club at which he once spent five successful years. After the Scot’s departure in April 2012, the likes of Richie Barker, John Gregory, Dean Saunders and Mark Yates have not been able to match his success at Broadfield. Meanwhile, Evans has won back-to-back… Read more →

League One: who will beat the drop?

League One has been a thoroughly entertaining division this season. Only a few weeks ago, it looked as though the race for the play-offs would be the biggest point of interest. In truth, Sheffield United and Chesterfield are likely to cement 5th and 6th place respectively without any drama, as the teams below have dipped in form. However, the… Read more →

League One Preview: Gameweek 41

In League One, Chesterfield will stay in the play-off places with a win over Crewe, who are just 2 points above the relegation zone. Crawley’s impressive resurgence will continue if they take 3 points at home to Oldham, although the Latics picked up a credible draw against Bristol City last time out. At Meadow Lane, there… Read more →

League One Predictions: Gameweek 26

In League One, Colchester have their first game without key man Freddie Sears when they play fellow relegation strugglers Leyton Orient, who gained a credible draw at Preston last week. Crawley make the long journey to midtable Fleetwood as they search for a first win since October, while play-off contenders Port Vale take on relegation threatened Crewe… Read more →

League One Predictions: Gameweek 19

There are battles between teams around the League One play-off places this weekend. Sheffield United look to smoothen their stuttering form by ending Notts County’s unbeaten away record, while there’s a Manchester clash between Rochdale and Oldham, who have both surpassed expectations thus far. Crewe could move off the bottom with a win over Doncaster,… Read more →

Crewe Alexandra Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Crewe Alexandra fan Steven Johnson, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @tFMstig. Here, he discusses the club’s youth development, the loss of key forwards this summer, and the factors behind Crewe’s poor defensive record last season. You had the worst defensive record in the Football League last… Read more →