QPR U23 (1) – Colchester United U23 (5)

U23 Professional Development League Team: Herdman, Akinola, Genovesi, Wallen, Christie, Fox, Tilt, Stylianides, Grego-Cox, Rowe, Darbyshire Sub Not Used: Dickinson This match was switched to Harlington because of the behind closed doors friendly against Charlton at Loftus Road. Josh Wallen was nominated captain and a trialist featured at No.5. Central defender Sinn’kaye Christie had played Continue reading

Bolton Wanderers (1) – QPR (1) – All Square at the Macron Stadium

Team: Smithies, Baptiste, Lynch, Bidwell, Wszolek, Scowen, Luongo, Manning (Washington), Sylla (Wheeler), Mackie (Smith), Freeman Subs Not Used: Lumley, Furlong, Cousins, Ngbakoto Attendance: 14,243 (including 848 R’s fans) This was an encounter QPR could ill afford to lose and thankfully in wet and windy conditions, a point was eventually secured. Basement boys Bolton just had Continue reading

QPR U23 (1) – Coventry City U23 (0) – Olamide Shodipo’s strike puts the R’s on Top

U23 Professional Development League Team: Dieng, Kakay, Hall, Caulker, Fox, Tilt, Borysiuk, Goss, Rowe, Shodipo, Oteh Sub Not Used: Herdman The eagerly awaited team sheets revealed an interesting starting line-up that included; Steven Caulker, Grant Hall, and Olamide Shodipo who had been off the radar for quite some time. Aramide Oteh captained the R’s and Continue reading

Barnsley (1) – QPR (1) – “We’ve only got two points away from home all season and I can see why”

Team: Smithies, Baptiste, Caulker (Smith) Robinson, Bidwell, Luongo, Scowen, Osayi-Samuel (Washington), Freeman, Mackie (LuaLua), Wszolek Subs Not Used: Lumley, Lynch, Manning, Wheeler Attendance: 10,920 (including 335 R’s fans) QPR needed a late equaliser as they secured a deserved point at Barnsley. Harvey Barnes’ stunning goal put gloss on an otherwise drab first-half as he curled Continue reading

QPR (0) – Burton Albion (0) – “We’re notoriously rubbish at QPR at beating anyone we’re expected to beat”

Team: Smithies, Furlong (Smith), Bidwell, Baptiste, Robinson, Scowen, Wszolek, Ngbakoto (Osayi-Samuel), Freeman, Mackie (Sylla), Washington Subs Not Used: Lumley, Lynch, Caulker, Manning Attendance: 12,500 (including 315 Burton fans) A poor result against a poorer side. It showed that we have very little in depth regarding our squad. The players that came in….simply not good enough Continue reading