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...
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...
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...
Preview: Northampton Town.

Preview: Northampton Town.

A brief introduction. Argyle head into Saturday’s game with Northampton following a scoreless draw against southern counterpart Portsmouth – a result many Argyle fans were happy to see due to the circumstances surrounding the game. After a few midweek games, Adams’...
Player Ratings: Peterborough.

Player Ratings: Peterborough.

Kyle Letheren- 6. Upon his return to the side following Remi Matthews becoming a father in the early hours of Saturday morning, Letheren was largely untested in a solid Argyle performance in which the win was fully deserved. He was perhaps caught somewhere in no...
Preview: Scunthorpe.

Preview: Scunthorpe.

A brief introduction. After a slip in Argyle’s unbeaten run against Charlton, they were swiftly back to winning ways on what turned out to be an extremely Good Friday, thrashing a helpless Southend team 4-0. April is going to be a real test of Plymouth Argyle’s...
Preview: Charlton Athletic.

Preview: Charlton Athletic.

A brief introduction Argyle’s first few games in March have been a little less convincing in comparison to their previous form, however the unbeaten run continues and now stretches to 8 games with 7 wins from the eight. With a game in hand over Scunthorpe, and the...
Player Ratings: Bristol Rovers.

Player Ratings: Bristol Rovers.

Remi Matthews – 4. An uncharacteristically poor game from the Norwich loanee, as he was beaten a little too easily for Bristol Rovers’ first goal and was caught our by Ellis Harrison’s pressing twice, nearly conceding in the process after kicking the ball into...
Player Ratings: Fleetwood Town.

Player Ratings: Fleetwood Town.

Remi Matthews: 8 MOTM. The game was not wholly defined by keepers: Argyle played well in spells and had chances of their own, but the excellence of Matthews cannot be denied even if it is not the case that he singlehandedly won us our point. His command of area and...
Player Ratings: Bradford.

Player Ratings: Bradford.

Remi Matthews: 7. Another good game was had by Matthews by and large who picked up his second clean sheet in a row. He claimed most of what he had to deal with admirably in terms of crosses and his distribution was also accurate. One flap in the air however near the...
Preview: Bradford City

Preview: Bradford City

A brief introduction  Adams and his inform Argyle head into Saturday’s match just one point and one place below the play offs. With 12 games left in the Pilgrims’ campaign, they will be aiming to finish as close to the play offs as possible, and Saturday sees them...
Preview: Oxford United.

Preview: Oxford United.

Overview Argyle head into Saturday’s match with Oxford in eighth place, yes, eighth! Now clearly overachieving, Adams’ men are aiming to finish as high as possible and they head into the weekend after a fantastic February so far. After overcoming Blackburn, Shrewsbury...
Preview: AFC Wimbledon.

Preview: AFC Wimbledon.

Fitness and Form. Argyle head into the midweek game after a glorious victory against high flyers Shrewsbury and now Adams’ men find themselves sitting at the dizzy height of tenth, a position that would have looked almost impossible back in October. Argyle look...
Preview: Shrewsbury

Preview: Shrewsbury

Fitness and form.  In spite of Argyle having not yet signed the free agents that Derek Adams said may be forthcoming after the January deadline day sale of Jake Jervis to Luton, the squad that Argyle do have has received a clean bill of health. There are seemingly no...
Player Ratings: Blackburn Rovers

Player Ratings: Blackburn Rovers

Remi Matthews – 7 With Blackburn on an eighteen match unbeaten run which started when the Pilgrims visited Ewood Park earlier on in the season, Matthews controlled the goalmouth when called upon with crosses, but was not forced into any serious action. Oscar Threlkeld...