2017 Season Update

Its certainly been an eventful six months for me. The year for me started as Director of Football for Sukhothai FC helping them with the clubs first adventure in the AFC Champions League. I arrived back in the land of smiles for the opening Thailand Champions Cup Vs SCG Maungthong United FC at the Supachalasai Stadium which ended in a 5-0 drubbing at…

The Demise of the English Coach – Manager

There seems to be a lot of concern regarding English Footballers struggling to break through in England but what is a real concern for me personally is where are all the English Managers? Will we ever see an English coach win the premier league?

Emotional upheaval of Releasing Players Pt 1

I have been on both ends as a former player I having been released by a clubs and as a manager / head coach I’ve been in a position to move players on. As a player it can be a heartbreaking moment when the club your playing with decides…

Emotional upheaval of Releasing Players Pt 2

Pasrt 2 of my experiences in this little explored area of the game. I have been on both ends as a former player I having been released by a clubs and as a manager / head coach I’ve been in a position to move players on.