Tag Archives: Darlington

An Iceland Paradise?

An unfortunate facet of football is that the vast majority of players signed by clubs as youngsters will not progress to the promised land of the first team.  Premiership clubs have such large squads at all levels and a sad … Continue reading

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Whatever happened to Brian Little?

During a recent (Football Manager 2011) press conference to announce my first game in charge of Harrogate Town, I was asked about my thoughts of the Gainsborough Trinity manager Brian Little.  Unsure whether it was the Brian Little, formerly of … Continue reading

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In Search of a Club – The Trials of a Free Agent

At the time of year when most football fans are wondering how they will get by without football for the next two months, an increasing number of footballers are wondering where and if they will be playing next season. An … Continue reading

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