Five things we learned from this weekend’s EFL Championship results

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Is the art of defending changing?

Man to man and zonal marking have become the two most common types of marking systems in football today with each system having its different adaptations. But despite the efforts of coaches to improve the defending of set pieces using these systems, defenders, in particularly in the top divisions, seem to have forgotten how to…

Do owners of football clubs realise the effects of their decisions?

When rich investors take an interest in a football club, fans only see the positives especially if the club is performing poorly as an injection of cash usually brings clubs quality signings who can help the club escape its predicament. The logical purpose of buying a football club is to make the club successful on…

The resurgence of Alex Mowatt

During the short tenure of former Leeds United boss Uwe Rosler at the start of this season, Alex Mowatt slowly dropped out of the German’s favour as the season progressed as a result of Mowatt’s inability to emulate his heroics from the previous season which saw him finish as one of the clubs leading scorers…

The rising cost of football, but who is affected more?

The enjoyment and thrills of watching a football game are slowly diminishing with the cost of match day tickets rapidly rising by the week bewildering football fans and making them ask themselves the essential question; is it worth it? This has been especially apparent in the prestigious English leagues where clubs are increasing the prices…

Future England Stars

English talent is seen as a valuable necessity particularly with Premier League clubs because of the league’s rule making clubs have at least eight home-grown players in their squad which means English talent is desired amongst every club especially with certain English youth in the Premier League not being good enough to retain a starting…

Leeds United: The Pearson Effect

Leeds United has been at the centre of controversy over the last few years and stability has been drastically affected due to the running of the club by notorious owners such as Ken Bates and more recently Massimo Cellino halting the clubs progress on the field where the focus should be rather than characters off the…