Some thoughts on Sunday’s game.
Some thoughts on yesterday’s game.
Funnily I recorded this the other day (you’ll need to click through to listen) and since then, Shane Long has left Hull City and I realised that Hull actually played 3-5-2 in the two Europa League matches they’ve played this season. So there’s a lesson there to do a bit more research before blabbering on. […]
It’s a shame this one, because we started the game well and dominated in the opening half an hour and looked dangerous on the break when we needed to be. But they slowly got to grips with proceedings and we allowed them to work their way into the match and eventually we never really recovered […]
I was really honoured and privileged to be asked to go on the Open All Rs Podcast earlier this week on the episode titled “The Invisible Shaun Derry”, thanks to David Fraser, Chris Charles and Ash Rose for having me on, they were great company. I’ve been a big fan of the show for a […]
It’s been a really long month, we’ve had eight matches and they’ve taken their toll, especially with the warm weather and we just looked a little bit short after what’s been a gruelling period.
They were a handful and you couldn’t help by being impressed with the efficiency of their play. The distributed from the back really well, with lots of excellent pattern play and backed that up with great movement in the final third, as well as sharp counter attacks.
We made a great start to the game, in fact, both teams contributed to a positive opening and played with good intent to attack.
It was only last week that I said I was concerned by what I saw. When we went behind against Brighton, I saw lots of players give up the chase. It speaks volumes about their lack of belief and confidence in themselves and sadly we saw a repeat of that here. After Richard Dune was […]
It was a good win and a reasonably entertaining game. The key moments in the match went for us, otherwise it may well have been a different outcome.