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Darren Byfield interview: The Reggae Boy turns Chief Rocka – Goals, grooves and growth for the marksman manager

Redditch United

 

Even a two-decade playing career couldn’t entirely prepare Darren Byfield for his managerial introduction, but into his second season at Redditch United, the former Aston Villa, Sunderland and Jamaica striker has some old friends by his side and a lifelong love of the game booming bolder than ever.
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Jermaine Beckford interview: Interludes to intermissions – Back to the stage for Preston’s master marksman

PNEFC

PNEFC

 

Goals have been the native language as Jermaine Beckford has made himself heard throughout the past decade, with plot twists a plenty to contend with for the Preston North End striker. Continuity is often an elusive ingredient in the modern game, although some pieces to the puzzles certainly haven’t altered for the ex-Everton and Leeds United man, including his chosen entrance track that sparked his pro years into life. Read more →

Omar Cummings interview: Bass chords and a Scorpion kick for Jamaica striker

Photo: Robin Jerstad / San Antonio Scorpions

Photo: Robin Jerstad / San Antonio Scorpions

 

An All-Star selection during his time in Major League Soccer, Jamaican international Omar Cummings is currently leading the North American Soccer League’s scoring charts with the San Antonio Scorpions, keeping a beat beside him, whether it’s to ramp up the tempo or for those moments of reflection. Read more →

Chris Humphrey interview: Preston’s Reggae Boy on the riddim exclusive

 

Although winger Chris Humphrey is certainly no outsider when it comes to Jamaica, the Preston North End number seven’s Reggae Boyz teammates have him feeling like a vinyl lover with free reign in a record store when they showcase their musical jewels to the ex-Motherwell man. Read more →

Lloyd Doyley interview: A two-step through the groove chronicles with Hornets favourite

Photo: Alan Cozzi / Watford FC

Photo: Alan Cozzi / Watford FC

 

The embodiment of the club’s core values, Watford stalwart Lloyd Doyley has remained through the changing times for the Hornets, and with a little nod to the old school, he continues to keep it on track in contemporary fashion. Read more →