The Oxford English Dictionary defines the role of a manager as “a person responsible for controlling an organization or group of staff”. However, what happens when that particular staff or organization is lazy and incompetent? Could you blame the amounting troubles on the manager?
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It has not just been ten years since Arsenal have won the Premier League. It is ten years since football fans across the world have looked forward to Arsenal v Manchester United. The rivalry which once was consumed by hatred and physical dominance guaranteed to always be a decisive fixture in the season. But now it has become just another game.
Irish bookmakers Paddy Power have paid out a total of £400,000 to punters who backed Chelsea to win the Premier League, despite more than half of the season remaining.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has suffered a further injury set back just days after returning to full training and is expected to have a scan on his thigh today.
After spending more than £140m in the summer on signings, Executive Vice-Chairman Ed Woodward admitted that the club are “not looking to enter the market for short-term fixes.”
In 2004 an 18-year-old Wayne Rooney took the Euros by storm, with his footballing brain and raw athletic power. “I don’t remember anyone making such an impact on a tournament since Pele in the 1958 World Cup,” said ex-England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson.