All posts tagged with: Craig Davies

Oldham Athletic Season Preview: replacing Ripley

2016-17 saw another Shezurrection story for Oldham. In similar circumstances to 15/16, they were bottom of the table when John Sheridan took over, but ended it in 17th place. Centre-back Anthony Gerrard made an impact after joining in January, partnering ever-present Peter Clarke, their best outfield player. Right-back Brian Wilson featured more prominently while Paul… Read more →

Championship Preview: Gameweek 43

In the Championship, Middlesbrough could break into the automatic promotion places with a win over Wolves, who have dropped out of the top 6 after Saturday’s defeat at Birmingham. Both Bolton and Charlton are guaranteed to stay in the Championship next season, and can begin their planning for next season. Middlesbrough v Wolves The big… Read more →

Bolton Wanderers mid-season review

The Football Lab interviewed Bolton Wanderers fan Ben Reardon. You can follow him on Twitter @BenReardon1 Bolton are looking a hungrier, more hardworking side under Neil Lennon than under Dougie Freedman. Would you say that is the main change? Yes, it certainly has been the biggest change at the club as a whole since his… Read more →

Neil Lennon’s First Test

Neil Lennon takes charge of Bolton Wanderers as a man highly-regarded, in the world of football management. However, his only job to date has been at Celtic, and this blog would argue that success in Glasgow provided little insight into his credentials. Celtic won the league for 3 consecutive seasons under him, yet on 2… Read more →