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Big Sam The England Man

Ah, yes, the England cycle begins again. Bottle it in a major tournament, sack previous under-achieving manager, swiftly appoint a similarly under-achieving manager with ‘new ideas’ who selects a ‘youthful’ and ‘exciting’ new squad. The new squad absolutely smash Latvia and San Marino in qualifying and everyone gets excited, sings three lions and dares to […]

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The boy from Croydon – Can Roy Hodgson lead England to glory in Euro 2016?

After failing to break through the ranks at his home club Crystal Palace, Hodgson played non-league football throughout his playing career. This doesn’t bring much hope for his chances of managing in one of the largest tournaments in the world – the Euros. However, one thing that all the great managers like Mourinho or Ferguson […]