• Turbulent Times at Meadow Lane

    At the end of January 2018, Notts County were second in League Two and had secured an FA Cup Fourth Round replay after drawing 1-1 with Swansea City in the first leg. Skip ahead a year and they are propping up the football league, have had three managers in...
  • Nolan’s Magpies in lucky 10-man escape at NG2

    Three games into his managerial tenure at Notts County, Kevin Nolan was able to record his first win last weekend, with a tightly-fought 2-1 win against Crawley Town. Nolan had previously overseen a stalemate against local rivals Mansfield, before they travelled to play-off chasing Grimsby Town. There, in what...
  • Will new signings be able to save decomposing Forest at the City Ground?

    After a turbulent start to the new year, with a manager, a captain, and a proposed new owner all cutting ties with the club, Nottingham Forest are in need of a sharp response if they are to successfully steady their rapidly sinking ship. The club needs to fill the...
  • Transfer Deadline Day Again Flatters To Deceive

    Subtract the yellow ties, Jim White’s soothing Scottish tone and Harry Redknapp’s inevitable car window and there’s very little left for viewers tuning in to Sky’s coverage of Transfer Deadline Day. The countdown for this day begins at the opening of every transfer window, yet the finale is often...
  • Transfer Deadline Day: Winners and Losers

    Transfer deadline day: the football fans’ Christmas and Jim White is our Santa. It is the day those brave men in suits report to us from the dark alleyways behind stadia as they are heckled by mobs of excited fans. The day Harry Redknapp comes to us live from...