Are Watford the worst side in the Championship?

DISCLAIMER: Hello, Watford fans… Now arriving in your droves to have a chuckle at this article. Yes, yes, very impressive… The article below was, in fact, written by a Watford supporter.

Admittedly, I thought you would struggle too and I am enjoying your success so far this season. All the best for the rest of the campaign!


Watford kick off the new Championship season with a trip to Carrow Road …

The almighty revenge of the regional sub-editor

It’s a tough old life covering a Football League club for a regional newspaper. The grizzled local hack will have paid out of his own pocket to travel to South Africa, perhaps envious of Fleet Street’s finest lording it up with the England squad in the lap of luxury.

The early exit of Fabio Capello’s side may have been a blessing in disguise too. Our intrepid reporter had to be …

Derby looking to build from the back

Ahead of the new season at Pride Park, there is a sense of realism among Derby County fans. After a disastrous Premier League campaign, now three seasons ago, and an equally inept first season back in the Championship, which was only bearable through the two fabulous wins against Nottingham Forest and the appointment of Nigel Clough, Rams supporters have come to terms with the long road back to where they …

Promotion again the aim for Cobblers

Northampton Town go into the new season off the back of a successful second half of last term, ending with a finishing position just below the play-offs. This was in fact a fine recovery from a very disappointing start to the season, that itself followed relegation from League One at the end of 2008/09.

A string of catastrophic performances signalled the end of Stuart Gray’s time in charge last November. …

Can the Canaries change their stripes?

After signing Gillingham striker Simeon Jackson this week for a significant fee, Norwich City have seemingly made their intentions clear ahead of their return to the Championship. Paul Lambert will pair Jackson with last season’s top goalscorer Grant Holt and can reasonably expect a total of at least 30 league goals from the duo.

But the days of signing little to go with large or quick to go with strong …

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