Sean Gilmartin

Analysing Ben Chilwell's Potential

Analysing Ben Chilwell's Potential

Ben Chilwell has enjoyed a good run of first-team football in recent times, proving to be the go-to left-back ahead of Christian Fuchs. Just how good could the 21-year-old become? And how could being involved in the setup at Leicester City ensure that his potential is fulfilled? A graduate of The Foxes academy, Chilwell was introduced to first-team football by featuring in the clubs pre-season tour during the 2015/16 season by the manager at the time, Claudio Ranieri. He would …
Wilfred Ndidi: An effective replacement for Ngolo Kante

Wilfred Ndidi: An effective replacement for Ngolo Kante

Many questions were asked of then Premier League champions Leicester City as they allowed one of the stars of their historic title-winning season in Ngolo Kante to move to Chelsea for £32m. Although The Foxes managed to keep hold of other crucial players like Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez, the Leicester midfield began to show signs of weakness as the foxes endured a mixed season as they finished 12th in the defense of their title. Although it is seemingly impossible to replace …
Why Leicester should bring Okazaki into the team over festive fixtures

Why Leicester should bring Okazaki into the team over festive fixtures

Leicester City face Manchester United in one of four games between now and the first of the year in all competitions with the foxes looking to put their League Cup exit at the hands of Manchester City behind them and build on their current position of 8th in the Premier League. With so many fixtures being played, squad rotation has become vital for every manager looking to keep their squad fit and fresh - One man that has been part …
The Emergence of Demarai Gray under Claude Puel

The Emergence of Demarai Gray under Claude Puel

Since taking charge of Leicester City at the end of October which resulted in a comfortable 3-0 win over Everton, Claude Puel has picked up 11 points out of a possible 18 as the Foxes currently find themselves in 9th position in the league. Puel has made various changes since taking charge that has led to his relative success early on, one of which has been his faith in 21-year-old Demarai Gray. Following his arrival during the January transfer window …
Could Tom Carroll be the Key to Swansea's Survival this Season?

Could Tom Carroll be the Key to Swansea's Survival this Season?

Swansea City currently find themselves in 19th after a poor start to the campaign. Having finished 15th last season, the Swans will be looking to emulate that this season but have found it to be quite challenging following the departure of talisman Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton for £45m. Having signed for £4.5m in the January transfer window, how influential could Tom Carroll become in Swansea's race to beat the drop this season? Carroll is more of a deep-lying central midfielder with great …