Opposition Scouting Report: Luton Town

With a trip to Kenilworth Road on the horizon, I have taken a closer look at our next opponents, Luton Town, and in particular their last two games - the most recent of these came at Pride Park against Derby County. Derby County 2-0 Luton Town Here's how they lined up against The Rams: After … Continue reading Opposition Scouting Report: Luton Town

Opposition Scouting Report: Swansea City

Our next opponents, 2nd placed Swansea City, were defeated 1-0 at home to Nottingham Forest last weekend. In this piece, I will analyse that match, including how Swansea set up, their style of play, what they did well and what they did not so well. First of all then, here's how Steve Cooper's Swansea lined-up … Continue reading Opposition Scouting Report: Swansea City

Opposition Scouting Report: Stoke City

An analytical piece on Bristol City's next opponents, Stoke City. First of all, I've taken a look at Stoke's last game before the first international break of the season, a 2-1 defeat away to Birmingham City. BIRMINGHAM 2-1 STOKE CITY Here's how they lined up: Perhaps surprisingly, Nathan Jones opted for the 4-1-4-1 formation for … Continue reading Opposition Scouting Report: Stoke City

Opposition Scouting Report: Middlesbrough

An analytical piece on our next opponent Middlesbrough's last match against Millwall, which ended 1-1 at The Riverside. Here's how they lined up: Unsurprisingly Jonathan Woodgate opted for the 4-3-3/4-1-4-1 formation, the same formation they've used practically all season, with Ashley Fletcher drifting centrally, and George Saville and Paddy McNair providing the legs in midfield … Continue reading Opposition Scouting Report: Middlesbrough