Premier League 2 This Week

There were some intriguing PL2 results this week, including derbies in both divisions. Michael Callander looks at the latest results, and how it leaves the table around the halfway mark of the youth season. ________________ Division One Division One leaders Chelsea’s 18-year-old midfielder Lewis Bate played a key part in the Blues’ three straight PL2 …

A Look at the Nottingham Forest Academy

Much has been made of the success of Nottingham Forest’s Nigel Doughty Academy. Sales of academy products have propped Forest up financially over the last few years, notably those of Oliver Burke (RB Leipzig, ~£13m), Ben Brereton (Blackburn, ~£7m) and, most recently, 19/20 Player of the Season Matty Cash (Aston Villa, ~£16m). Burke has since …

Premier League 2 This Week

We’re well underway in the Premier League 2, as England’s best Under-23 sides look to claim Chelsea’s crown. Michael Callander takes a look at the latest results and news from around the (training) grounds. ________________ Division 1 Derby County overcame Southampton 3 – 1 at Moor Farm on Friday, profiting from two red cards for …

The Kids Are Alright – Premier League 2 Roundup

Top English youth sides may have seen their games suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but there’s still plenty going on. Futbol Callander brings you the latest news from around the Premier League 2. The Premier League 2 season was suspended in March with the rest of English football, with Chelsea top of the Premier …