The 2015/16 Championship season was one of change for Queen’s Park Rangers.
With the arrival of Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink in early December last year, the club embarked on a new era under the ex-Chelsea and Middlesbrough striker.
Some doubts were raised over the new gaffer’s capabilities to manage at a level as high and competitive as the Championship.
However, it could easily be argued that the time he had to change things from December onwards was a relative success. The club finished 12th in the Championship standings after a highly competitive season drew to a close.
So, after a season with a squad that he had very little responsibility for bringing to the club, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink will be looking forward to bringing in his own players in the transfer market.
Having said that, he will also be aware that the squad possesses necessary quality that will allow them to push on next season – under the right influence from Hasselbaink.
A mid-table finish in the Championship is by no means something to sneer at, considering it is one of Europe’s most competitive leagues.
Therefore, Queen’s Park Rangers’ squad is definitely full of some players that can light up the Championship next season in an effort to push them on to a play-off contending finish.
After finishing 14 points outside the play-off places last season, Hasselbaink will be keen to find the right players in his squad that can do exactly that.
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