Bluffer’s guide to the play-offs: Shrewsbury Town

Shrewsbury Town fan Andrew Harding gives his thoughts on whether this is the year for his club…


Feeling confident? How’s your form?

Only a week ago, I was on this site stating the hope is that it will be third time lucky for Shrewsbury Town. While pessimism was the name of the game a few weeks ago, optimism has slowly crept into the forefront of the Shrewsbury fans’ consciousness and …

League Two review: Final day drama

Radios are pinned to ears, text messages are quickly answered, cheers of joy and cries of sorrow are heard up and down the country, writes Danny Brothers.


It can only be the final day of the season and in League Two there was still everything to play for. A title race, automatic promotion, playoffs and relegation were all to be decided and places changed with the news of one …

League Two play-off preview #1: Past lessons

Ahead of the play-off semi-finals later this week, Marco Jackson takes a look at the numbers game. We may have reached the lottery stage of the season, but surely there are still a few things we can learn from the past?


Tight at the top

The best thing about the bottom division is its competitiveness. I say it a lot when discussing League Two. The three promotion spots leave the …

Third time lucky for Shrewsbury Town?

Mention play-offs to a Shrewsbury fan and watch the inevitable initial grimace emerge on their face, writes Andrew Harding. Barring beating Oxford United and Southend preventing a Wycombe home win this Saturday, Shrewsbury will once again face the play-offs in their bid to reach League 1. Of course, should that be the case, the key moment that swung things in the Chairboys’ favour was the Easter Monday 0-0 home …

League Two review: Wycombe sink Bury

The race to join Bury and Chesterfield in League One next season is going right to the wire, writes Danny Brothers. Either Wycombe Wanderers or Shrewsbury Town will finish third with the other facing the lottery of the playoffs. For Wanderers, after a morale boosting win over Bury on the Shakers’ own ground, it is in their hands and they will be hot favourites to seal the deal with …

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