Notts County Player Ratings v Eastleigh – 14/03/20 – Vanarama National League

Notts County comfortably overcame Eastleigh 4-0 on Saturday as almost all professional football across Europe was suspended by Coronavirus concerns. Kyle Wootton’s 17th and 18th goals of the season set Notts on their way, aided by second-half finishes from Kristian Dennis and Cal Roberts. Neal Ardley’s men cement themselves in third place in the Vanarama […]

Notts County v Eastleigh – 14/03/20 – Vanarama National League

Notts County overcame Eastleigh 4-0 at Meadow Lane to secure their sixth consecutive win on Saturday. Kyle Wootton’s brace, Kristian Dennis’ tap-in and a lovely strike from Cal Roberts gave Notts a comfortable victory in England’s highest-profile game of the weekend. Notts County came into the game having won their last five games in all […]

Sheffield Wednesday U23 v Sheffield United U23 – 06/03/20 – Professional Development League

Sheffield Wednesday Under-23s secured a crucial win in the “mini” Steel City derby at Hillsborough, making it a double over Sheffield United this season. Leo Gaxha put the visitors ahead on 19 minutes before Fraser Preston equalised right at the end of the first half. Preston made it a brace early in the second half […]

Heading in or out?

In October 2019, a University of Glasgow study revealed that former footballers are three-and-a-half times more likely to die from dementia caused by heading the ball. Since then, the Scottish Football Association has moved to ban children under 12 from heading in training, with the English FA following suit in February 2020. The FA says […]