Match Review

Welcome to our match review section. You will find our popular '5 Things...' pieces here as well as our player ratings pieces.

5 Talking Points From the Last Week

Had the second half been as dismal as the first on Saturday, I feel this piece would have had a lot more of a negative focus. A lacklustre performance away at Millwall (despite a superb Ched Evans volley) followed by a very poor first-half showing against Bournemouth and it looked like it would be a week with 0 points and not much […]

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5 Talking Points from the Last Week

After a fairly disastrous 4-0 defeat to inform Cardiff City last weekend, I think it’s fair to say the pressure was certainly mounting on Alex Neil and the players following a run that had seen North End pick up only 7 points from a possible 27 in the league stretching back to our game on January 2nd and only scoring only four […]

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Post-Match Thoughts: Cardiff City vs. Preston North End

I think I was part of the vast majority of North End fans when I said I was absolutely dreading going to Cardiff after Tuesday’s loss to Watford.  It was PNE’s turn to travel down to the south of Wales, facing recently appointed manager Mick McCarthy’s high-flying bluebirds. Cardiff, under McCarthy, haven’t lost a game in 7 matches with him in the […]

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