Straight from the playground – Doing a “Maddison”

Adam Armstrong has rightly taken the headlines for his stunning debut at the weekend, but a look back over the highlights will remind you of yet another trademark drop of the shoulder by young James Maddison that almost led to a stunning goal and has had plenty of people on Twitter cooing since.

Every game this happens.

18 years old and he’s already leaving defenders on their arse without a second thought. Marvellous.

Sky Blues Blog is Neil Allison. When he's not moaning in this blog, you will also find him writing the occasional short piece for The Guardian and other football sites (when they ask him), rambling on the Nii Lamptey Show podcast, or fiddling about with stats as the official CCFC researcher for the award winning Football Manager series.