Championship Predictions Revisited

Before the start of the season I made some predictions¬†of how I thought the Championship season would pan out. Now is the time to look back and reflect on the predictions I got right, and the ones I didn't... Aston Villa Prediction: Title contenders Actual: 4th, 83 points Villa were in contention for a top … Continue reading Championship Predictions Revisited

Diary of a Tractor Boy: 12th – 18th March

Monday 12th March The games are coming thick and fast at the moment and next up is Hull City at home, rearranged after the Beast from the East forced the postponement of the game earlier this month. At the pre-match press conferences it was clear someone had pissed in Mick McCarthy's cornflakes, as he refused … Continue reading Diary of a Tractor Boy: 12th – 18th March

Championship round-up: August

The first five rounds of fixtures in the Championship have produced plenty of surprises and talking points. Old pros Warnock and McCarthy lead the way Few would have predicted that Cardiff City and Ipswich Town would end the month in the automatic promotion spots, but two of the most experienced Championship managers have led their … Continue reading Championship round-up: August

Championship round-up: Flying start for Bristol City, QPR as promotion favourites struggle

As always seem to be the case in the Championship, the first weekend of the season threw up a number of surprising results and talking points. None of the newly-relegated teams picked up a win, and nor did any of the three losing play-off sides from last season, while Sheffield United picked up their first … Continue reading Championship round-up: Flying start for Bristol City, QPR as promotion favourites struggle