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League One
Portsmouth on right path to the Championship
09:00 Tuesday 4th December 2018

It’s been eight hellish years for Portsmouth since slipping into the English football dungeon. Toiling in obscurity, drifting back and forth between the lower ranks became Pompey's norm. The elites treated them with scorn. Under…

League One
Under-fire Plymouth boss Derek Adams hits back
08:00 Saturday 27th October 2018

Outrage and adulation are never too far apart in football. This was certainly the case at Plymouth Argyle this week when a tumultuous few days saw a storm of indignation rip through Home Park before giving way to brighter skies. The tempest…

League One
Russell Martin joins Walsall as a player-coach
15:00 Wednesday 24th October 2018

A new chapter is in store for former Norwich defender Russell Martin. The Scotsman has been snapped up by his old teammate, Dean Keates. The Saddlers boss played alongside him back at Peterborough United a few years ago. Now they are reunited,…

League One
3 League One teams off to a surprise start this season
15:00 Monday 22nd October 2018

League One has not disappointed so far this season. The promotion and relegation battles are already both in full swing. Title favourites Sunderland, Peterborough United and Barnsley all currently sit in the top six. Each has sights on the…

Football
Is time wasting in football at its worst?
17:00 Sunday 21st October 2018

Time-wasting. It's an annoyance we've all experienced as football fans. You're down by one goal and the opposition suddenly decides every action is done slower when possible. Goal kicks, set pieces, feigning injuries and making…

League One
Why did Didier Ndong and Papy Djilobodji scorn Sunderland?
08:00 Sunday 30th September 2018

Most 21st century Sunderland supporters could easily pick their worst ever team from the recent crop. In less than 12 months, the North East club surrendered both Premier League and Championship status. The Black Cats landed flat on their back…

League One
Fleetwood Town boss Joey Barton signs Ross Wallace, Ryan Taylor
12:00 Thursday 27th September 2018

It was interesting to see Joey Barton appointed as Fleetwood Town manager this summer, now, the Englishman has had his settling-in period. The former midfielder has recently made the move to bring in some much-needed experience to the Cod Army;…

League One
Shrewsbury Town become first English Football League side to use safe standing
15:00 Tuesday 21st August 2018

For the start of the 2018/19 Shrewsbury Town have made history by becoming the first team in England to have a safe standing section at their ground. It has been a long time coming, but will this now lead to other clubs being able to introduce…

Managerial News
Why do we ask whether a manager knows what it takes to win at this level?
17:00 Wednesday 8th August 2018

If you know your KFC, which is Kentucky Fried Chicken not Kensington Football Club, Colonel Sanders boasted a secret recipe comprising “a belnd of 11 herbs and spices.” Similarly, it’s a football manager’s job to…

League One
League One Preview: How every team is shaping up for 2018/19
08:00 Saturday 4th August 2018

League One fans are bracing themselves for another roller-coaster ride this season. There are some new boys in town. Sunderland, Burton Albion and Barnsley all succumbed to relegation from the Championship last term. Accrington Stanley,…

League One
The top 5 signings in League One so far in the transfer window
08:00 Monday 30th July 2018

Like the Championship, League One is a competitive, unpredictable division. In 2018/19, the league is home to historic clubs such as Sunderland, Bradford City, Charlton Athletic and Portsmouth, all aiming for promotion. The last campaign proved…

League One
At Highbury, Fleetwood Town converts to Bartonism
12:00 Wednesday 25th July 2018

Fleetwood is home to the Cod Army. A population of just over 25,000 is going to be treated to a football revolution. New signings and a positive pre-season have brought excitement to the League One club. Joey Barton is Fleetwood Town's…

Transfers
Who is Brighton and Everton target Ezri Konsa?
15:00 Monday 11th June 2018

On Saturday, England won an international youth title for the sixth time in the last two years. The Under-21s, managed by Aidy Boothroyd, claimed the Toulon Tournament for the third successive year after coming from behind to defeat Mexico…

Championship
Can Paul Cook guide Wigan Athletic to successive promotions?
15:00 Tuesday 5th June 2018

What an extraordinary last 13 months Paul Cook has had. He claimed the League Two crown at Portsmouth, masterminded Wigan Athletic's shock FA Cup victory over Manchester City before topping it all by delivering Championship promotion. Can…

League One
Why John Askey is a great appointment by Shrewsbury Town
08:00 Tuesday 5th June 2018

Shrewsbury Town has appointed John Askey as manager on a three-year deal. The League One side had been in the hunt for a new boss after Paul Hurst left to join Championship outfit Ipswich Town. Shrewsbury have now found their man in Askey,…

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