Tag Archives: Matt Phillips
Premier League

Yaya Toure, Virgil van Dijk and other names for your fantasy team… Names of the Premier League, weeks 11 and 12

Names of the Premier League is our regular weekly feature on Just Football selecting the star players from each round of Premier League action. With no more international breaks until March, the domestic league can now really pick up a head of steam. The league’s return in week 11 saw some stellar performances, and there […]

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Charlie and the Championship Talent Factory… Are lower league players back en vogue?

Approximately £21 million has been spent on Championship talent by Premier League teams so far this January transfer window – approaching 25% of the 20 teams’ total transfer spend. The likes of Jamie Vardy and Dele Alli have shown there is talent to be found in England’s lower divisions, but who has made the leap this […]

Gems of the Lower Leagues: Matt Phillips

It has taken less than a season for winger Matt Phillips to graduate from the periphery of Blackpool’s first-team squad, to being one of the hottest prospects outside the Premier League. Here, James McMath looks at how a loan spell in the lower divisions has transformed the 20-year-old’s fortunes: What a year Matt Phillips is […]