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League One
Can Ipswich regain promotion to the Championship?
12:00 Friday 13th September 2019

After appointing Paul Lambert in October 2018, Ipswich Town faced the prospect of relegation to League One. The former Norwich man raised a few eyebrows when given the job after guiding Aston Villa and Stoke City to…

Is there hope for Ipswich Town's Championship survival?
09:00 Sunday 10th February 2019

Bottom of the Championship, eight points adrift of safety with just three wins all season, it’s fair to say Ipswich Town could have had a better beginning and middle to their season. The Tractor Boys have just 16 games to save their season…

Can Sadio Berahino save his career with Stoke City in the Championship?
12:30 Friday 11th May 2018

Just two seasons ago, Saido Berahino was one of the most promising talents in the country. Many were tipping him to lead the line at the World Cup in Russia but fast forward to 2018 and his career has gone dramatically downhill. Instead…

Premier League
How poor decisions relegated Stoke City
18:30 Thursday 10th May 2018

After nine consecutive seasons in the Premier League, Stoke City was relegated on Saturday. The Potters' fate was sealed with a 2-1 home defeat to Crystal Palace.  Relegation was deserved. Stoke never showed the fire or urgency needed…

Premier League
Have you seen this player? Stoke City’s Ibrahim Afellay
08:30 Tuesday 20th March 2018

It’s been 12 months since Ibrahim Afellay extended his Stoke City contract until 2019. The Netherlands midfielder has hardly featured for the Potters since. He’s been spotted in training this month, which suggests he’s not…

Premier League
Why the Britannia is no longer a fortress for Stoke
18:00 Sunday 18th March 2018

Stoke City lost 2-1 at home to Everton in Saturday afternoon’s Premier League clash, their seventh home defeat of the season. No other side has lost as many home games this campaign. Visiting clubs are winning more regularly than…

Premier League
Premier League relegation dogfight: Handicapping the survivors and victims
08:00 Saturday 17th March 2018

Only three sides in the Premier League's bottom half have not changed managers. Eleventh to 19th in the table is as condensed as it's ever been this late in the season. Only seven points separate the nine clubs. With a number of relegation…

Premier League
Is time running out on Stoke City's top flight status?
08:30 Monday 12th March 2018

Ten years ago Stoke City finished second in the Championship behind West Bromwich Albion. The Potters returned to the English top flight for the first time since 1985. Since winning promotion Stoke have become the definitive mid-table club,…

Premier League
Analysing the Premier League's managerial changes: Part 2
08:00 Friday 2nd March 2018

The Premier League has always boasted its competitive nature. Whether in the competition to win, to qualify for Europe, finish in a mid-table position, or avoid relegation, every team has an objective, even if it's one they hadn't…

Premier League
5 players who Paul Lambert should sign for Stoke City
16:00 Tuesday 16th January 2018

The news that Premier League side Stoke City have appointed Paul Lambert as their new manager has certainly raised some eyebrows. He has a very difficult job on his hands with the Potters currently sitting in the bottom three and the prospect…

Its My Team
Paul Lambert appointed as Stoke City manager
10:30 Tuesday 16th January 2018

Paul Lambert will take charge of Stoke City after a ten-month break from managing. After rejections from Quique Sanchez Flores and Martin O'Neill, Chairman Peter Coates and son John finally found a man willing to take on the challenge. …

Premier League
Manchester United 3-0 Stoke City: 3 Lessons
08:00 Tuesday 16th January 2018

Manchester United cruised to 3-0 victory against lowly Stoke City at Old Trafford. New Potters boss Paul Lambert watched from the shelter of the Ferguson stand with club chairman Peter Coates as torrential rain and hail punctuated the…

Managerial News
Sheffield Wednesday- 5 potential candidates to replace Carlos Carvalhal
09:00 Thursday 28th December 2017

There is not much surprise at the news that Carlos Carvahal has been sacked as manager of Sheffield Wednesday. The Owls have made a poor start to the season and now find themselves looking for a new boss. Despite getting them into the Play-Offs…

Who would replace Leonid Slutsky if Hull City sack him?
11:00 Saturday 25th November 2017

Hull City are reportedly on the brink of sacking manager Leonid Slutsky after a poor start to the season. Many fans believe he has been given Saturday's game at home to Bristol City to save his job. Hull have won four games out of 18 matches…

Wolverhampton Wanderers could be Premier League bound next season
14:16 Monday 24th July 2017

It appears that, in terms of their status in the league, Wolverhampton Wanderers have refused to move forward. After enduring a turbulent three seasons which commenced with demotion from the Premier League in 2012, the last two campaigns have…