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Jermaine Beckford interview: Interludes to intermissions – Back to the stage for Preston’s master marksman

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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 →

Steve Howard interview: The target man who had the tracks to the top

Photo: Will Johnston / courtesy of Leicester Mercury

Photo: Will Johnston / courtesy of Leicester Mercury

 

Former striker Steve Howard enjoyed multiple promotions in his career but winning the Championship play-offs with Derby County in 2007 took him to the big time, and it wasn’t just the goals that the ex-Leicester City and Luton Town favourite was responsible for that season. Read more →

Jordan Stewart interview: Going back to Cali – West Coast livin’ for ex-Premier League man

Photo: John Todd/Courtesy of San Jose Earthquakes

Photo: John Todd/Courtesy of San Jose Earthquakes

 

Left-sider Jordan Stewart played with Leicester City and Watford in the Premier League but you can now find the ex-England Under-21 international in Major League Soccer with San Jose Earthquakes, living a life in the sun that is more than a touch different to a few of his summers gone by. Read more →

Ade Akinbiyi interview: One time for your mind – Former frontman playing to a more tranquil groove

Photo: Burnley FC

Photo: Burnley FC

 

Every fan of English football seems to have their own memories of Ade Akinbiyi, but behind the hulking striker who was an undoubtedly formidable opponent on his day is a man with much wisdom to share. Read more →

Matt Oakley interview: The young Saint turned vintage Oak – Grecians midfielder changes track

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Ex-Southampton, Derby County and Leicester City midfielder Matt Oakley has featured in 12 different Premier League seasons and as he brings his assured nous to Exeter City’s promotion challenge he has found that it is not only his on-field contribution that has taken on a decidedly seasoned edge in recent times! Read more →