The contrasting approaches of Swansea and Stoke in this summer’s window

Sometimes overseeing a multitude of outgoings can galvanise a squad, perhaps even more so than splashing the cash. That’s certainly the message Swansea boss Graham Potter will be advocating, after his side waved goodbye to no fewer than thirteen members of last season’s Premier League squad. On the contrary, another incoming manager, Gary Rowett of […]

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Is Pierre-Michel Lasogga the man to fire Leeds United into the Play-Offs?

During Thomas Christiansen’s post-match press conference following the thrilling 4-3 defeat to Millwall, the Leeds boss was met with a familiar question. Indeed, whilst Leeds were boosted by the acquisitions of Laurens de Bock and Adam Forshaw in the days prior to the Millwall game, questions over the club’s plans to sign a striker have […]

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In Focus: Derby County

The financial rewards of promotion to England’s top flight are far greater now than they have ever been. It was reported in the media that the 2017 Play-Off Final would be worth over £290 million over the following three seasons, so it’s unsurprising that owners of Sky Bet Championship clubs are now more desperate than […]

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