Extra Time: A Week Is A Long Time

It’s an old cliché to say that a week is a long time in football. But, as any long-term readers of this column will be all too aware, an old cliché is absolutely not something I’m going to shy away from. Although, my goodness, you’d do very well to find a seven-day...
Preview: Bristol City

Preview: Bristol City

A brief introduction. It was a grim feeling of familiarity as the first hint of the new season, the League Cup first round draw, saw the exact same outcome of last season when it was confirmed in the middle of June that Argyle would travel to Ashton Gate to face...
Player Ratings: Southend

Player Ratings: Southend

Starting XI: Matt Macey – 7 – Man of the Match: It was a shaky start for the Arsenal loanee, but he grew into the game as it progressed and, in the end, he may well have been the difference between a point and nothing for Argyle. With Southend squandering many chances...
The Opposition View: Southend

The Opposition View: Southend

With our thanks to our Southend contributor, James Cambridge…   Southend Fan: James Cambridge 1) Hi and thanks for talking to us. First of all how did you get into supporting Southend? I’ve been supporting Southend for as long as I can remember and...
Preview: Southend

Preview: Southend

A brief introduction Argyle and Southend go into Saturday’s game in situations not entirely dissimilar from one another. Both sides have added depth to their squad this summer, are fancied by their own fans but lost their opening games of the season by a...
Extra-Time: Does It Matter?

Extra-Time: Does It Matter?

Well, football is back, Argyle have lost, and I’m here to discuss whether any of this really matters at all. But whilst this could go down the route of considering whether football as a whole is worth caring about in the current global political climate, fear not....
Player Ratings: Walsall

Player Ratings: Walsall

Starting XI Matt Macey – 7. On paper conceding two goals is enough to ruin any goalkeepers performance, but it’s hard to pin either of the goals on Macey here. He saved Cooks initial penalty attempt, diving to his left and saving with his legs only for an...
Lessons Learned: Walsall

Lessons Learned: Walsall

Some of the new players looked good. Matt Macey, Argyle’s replacement goalkeeper, handled the ball well and made some smart stops including a penalty save (which he was unfortunate to concede from ultimately). Ashley Smith-Brown looked sharp and very technically...
Preview: Walsall

Preview: Walsall

A brief introduction Plymouth Argyle’s long awaited first game of the season comes against a side who narrowly avoided the drop down to League Two last season and have only been weakened in the process. Derek Adams will be looking for only his second win from an...