Three weeks ago I used Norwich goalkeeper John Ruddy as an example of how larger clubs have exploited the loan system to their own ends, to the possible detriment of the players involved. The subject of this week’s Profile shows the other side of the coin, whereby a player surplus to requirements at his parent club can use a loan move to get his career back on track. Football can …
This week’s Monday Profile comes from Northampton fan David Cox, still smarting from the opening-day lesson Torquay’s diminutive striker Elliot Benyon delivered to his team’s back four.
Three wins from three leave Torquay at the summit of League 2, and the player who has orchestrated their impressive burst from the blocks is, without doubt, Eliot Benyon.
Benyon will have a superb season with the Gulls because of his movement, strength