Mick McCarthy’s team-talk skills have been tested to the limit this term, with his side losing at HT in each of their away league games.
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Five new faces arrived at the KC Stadium on deadline day, as the big-spending Tigers tread dangerous ground in the transfer market.
A talent-laden squad, goal-fiend frontman and top tactician at the helm should ensure a joyous campaign for the Cottagers.
Rippling nets are a sight that R’s home fans and their travelling Wigan counterparts are well accustomed to.
Past fixtures at this stage of the second-tier season suggest goalkeepers Scott Carson and Rob Green won’t be terribly busy.
Third has faced fifth in four of the last five finals to uncover the third team to gain promotion to the Premier League.
Netting the strikes that ensure Premier League salvation doesn’t guarantee a fruitful follow-up campaign.
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