QPR U23 (1) – Coventry City U23 (1)

U23 Professional Development League Team: Ingram, Furlong, Kakay, Goss, Hall, Hamalainen, Smyth, Cousins, Oteh, Chair, Osayi-Samuel Sub Not Used: Dickinson On a very mild afternoon at Harlington, Sean Goss captained a strong QPR side to face Coventry City. In goal for the visitors was former Rangers player, Liam O’Brien. Liam was enrolled into the Supporters Continue reading

QPR U23 (2) – Ipswich Town U23 (2)

U23 Professional Development League Team: Brzozowski, Felix, Williams, Owens, Rowan, Wells, Tilt, Bansal-McNulty, Walker, Oteh, Dalling. Subs Not Used: Dickinson, Omar. On a blustery afternoon in West London, Ipswich Town arrived at Loftus Road as league leaders and unbeaten in seven matches. The R’s starting line-up included 20-year-old defender, Charlie Rowan who had been released Continue reading

Brentford B (3) – QPR U23 (2)

B Team/U23 Friendly at Jersey Road Team: Brzozowski, Felix, Genovesi, Orafu, Noel-McLeod, Wells, Tilt, Mesias, Walker, Bansal-McNulty, Alfa Subs Not Used: Bettache, Kefalas, Omar, Oteh ChrisPTenner alerted me to this midweek friendly at the Brentford training ground in Jersey Road. The match was initially scheduled to kick-off at 12 o’clock, but ended up being put Continue reading

QPR U23 (3) Cardiff City U23 (2)

U23 Professional Development League Team: Brzozowski, Felix, Genovesi, Goss, Bassong, Omar, Tilt, Owens, Oteh, Chair, Dalling Sub Not Used: Dickinson Rangers were awarded a penalty in under a minute, which Oteh then put away after being fouled in the box. The visitors soon equalised with a free header from close range following a corner. However, Continue reading

QPR U23 (5) – Crystal Palace U23 (0)

U23 Professional Development League Team: Brzozowski, Kakay, Hamalainen, Goss, Bassong, Hall, Smyth, Owens, Oteh, Chair, Dalling Sub Not Used: Dickinson On a glorious sunny afternoon at Harlington with the temperature somewhere in the high 70’s, Rangers took the lead after five minutes. Paul Smyth had burst down the right -flank and after his shot hit Continue reading

Berkhamsted (4) – QPR U23 (2)

Team: Bowman, Felix, trialist, Wells, Genovesi, Alfa, Orafu, Bettache, Tilt, Shodipo, trialist. Attendance: 193 Steve Bacon collected Alan Barnes and myself from outside Greenford Station. Arriving in good time at the Broadwater ground we adjourned to their clubhouse, which was situated just spitting distance from the turnstile. Just before kick-off the two captains exchanged pennants Continue reading

AFC Wimbledon (0) – QPR (1)

Team: Ingram, Furlong, Bidwell, Leistner, Lynch, Scowen, Manning, Freeman, Eze, Washington, Smith Subs Not Used: Dieng, Genovesi, Phillips, Oteh, Hamalainen, Williams, Tilt, Felix The first person I bumped into en route was Micky Fitz at Waterloo Station. The walk from Norbiton Station took about 15 minutes. The scene outside the stadium resembled a typical hot Continue reading