Bill Shankly

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Liverpool Echo
Villarreal v Liverpool: Reds going for 200th European win in Europein Europe from the start of a managerial reign than the German. Roy Hodgson nev
Villarreal v Liverpool: Reds going for 200th European win in Europe
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
in Europe from the start of a managerial reign than the German. Roy Hodgson never lost any of his 10 games in charge while Bill Shankly went 8 before losing. Klopp has yet to win in 6 European games in Spain as a manager - drawing 4 and losing 2.... Read more
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International Business Times
Why we are all Leicester and Liverpool fans hope and anxiety of the journey – there is the starkest reminder that this is j
Why we are all Leicester and Liverpool fans
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
hope and anxiety of the journey – there is the starkest reminder that this is just a game. Liverpool's greatest manager, Bill Shankly, famously joked: "Some people believe football is a matter of life and death. I am very disappointed with that... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool's memorable Europa campaign has seen United vanquished and Dortmund memorably beaten - can the party continue? This, after all, is a club whose history was built on continental success. “My
Liverpool's memorable Europa campaign has seen United vanquished and Dortmund memorably beaten - can the party continue?
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
This, after all, is a club whose history was built on continental success. “My idea was to build Liverpool up and up,” Bill Shankly once said. “Until eventually everyone would have to submit and give in.” That dream – or the “bastion of... Read more
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nufcblog
If Benitez Keeps Us Up – He Will Have A Free Reinsense Newcastle was even a better club to take over than Liverpool. Since 1970
If Benitez Keeps Us Up – He Will Have A Free Rein
nufcblog / Posted yesterday
sense Newcastle was even a better club to take over than Liverpool. Since 1970 Liverpool had won a ton of trophies with Bill Shankly and then Bob Paisley in charge, but at Newcastle we have won nowt since 1969. And as Alan Shearer told him... Read more
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Scotsman
Long quest for Hillsborough justice nears an end after years of heartbreakbanner in the deep shade of red synonymous with their beloved Liverpool FC, a c
Long quest for Hillsborough justice nears an end after years of heartbreak
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
banner in the deep shade of red synonymous with their beloved Liverpool FC, a colour the club’s former manager, Bill Shankly, knew to signify danger, but also power. Were there any doubt as to the potency of the banner, it was announced... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Assistant referee attacked in Turkish football gameBill Shankly, the legendary Liverpool manager, famously said that "some people
Assistant referee attacked in Turkish football game
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
Bill Shankly, the legendary Liverpool manager, famously said that "some people think football is a matter of life and death ... I can assure you it is much more serious than that." Evidently that train of thought lives on in the Turkish Super Lig,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Assistant referee attacked in Turkish football gameBill Shankly, the legendary Liverpool manager, famously said that "some people
Assistant referee attacked in Turkish football game
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Bill Shankly, the legendary Liverpool manager, famously said that "some people think football is a matter of life and death ... I can assure you it is much more serious than that." Evidently that train of thought lives on in the Turkish Super Lig,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Assistant referee attacked in Turkish football gameBill Shankly, the legendary Liverpool manager, famously said that "some people
Assistant referee attacked in Turkish football game
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
Bill Shankly, the legendary Liverpool manager, famously said that "some people think football is a matter of life and death ... I can assure you it is much more serious than that." Evidently that train of thought lives on in the Turkish Super Lig,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Klopp loves Liverpool's European history — but would rather write new chaptersHe is already within touching distance of Kop legends like Bill Shankly, Bob Pa
Klopp loves Liverpool's European history — but would rather write new chapters
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
He is already within touching distance of Kop legends like Bill Shankly, Bob Paisley, Joe Fagan, Gerard Houllier and Rafa Benitez – managers who brought European silverware to the club. “I could spend a whole day learning about Liverpool’s history,... Read more
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chroniclelive
What's the key to Newcastle United beating Liverpool? Here's Supermac's take on itat the ground and when I eventually got off the coach and into the players’ ent
What's the key to Newcastle United beating Liverpool? Here's Supermac's take on it
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
at the ground and when I eventually got off the coach and into the players’ entrance I could see Joe Harvey talking to Bill Shankly. They were standing under the famous sign which read ‘This Is Anfield’. Being a cheeky young whippersnapper I... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Jurgen Klopp Liverpool Bill Shankly reference, Gareth Barry EPL appearance recordGerman cult hero know, an almost identical quote is inscribed on the plaque bel
Jurgen Klopp Liverpool Bill Shankly reference, Gareth Barry EPL appearance record
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
German cult hero know, an almost identical quote is inscribed on the plaque below the statue of legendary former manager Bill Shankly, which stands outside Anfield. “He made the people happy,” the plaque reads. Shankly guided Liverpool to three... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Klopp channels the spirit of Bill Shankly before his Merseyside derby debutJurgen Klopp is following the Bill Shankly philosophy: “Make the people happy.”
Klopp channels the spirit of Bill Shankly before his Merseyside derby debut
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
Jurgen Klopp is following the Bill Shankly philosophy: “Make the people happy.”. But, ahead of Wednesday night's derby showdown with city rivals Everton, he insisted that the idea which the great man turned into footballing folklore is the most... Read more
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Anfield Index
Top 5 Liverpool Managers of All Timewar but he is one of the main examples when discussing one club men. He was off
Top 5 Liverpool Managers of All Time
Anfield Index / Posted 11 days ago
war but he is one of the main examples when discussing one club men. He was offered the job of managing Liverpool following Bill Shankly’s resignation. Many opined that Shankly’s boots would be too big for his to fill but he proved them wrong with... Read more
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nufcblog
How The Fans Can Now Make Newcastle Great Againthe Premier league in 1994 and then 6th, 2nd and 2nd in the three subsequent se
How The Fans Can Now Make Newcastle Great Again
nufcblog / Posted 12 days ago
the Premier league in 1994 and then 6th, 2nd and 2nd in the three subsequent seasons. And way back in 1961-1962 the great Bill Shankly – one of our favorite managers of all time – got Liverpool promoted from the second division with 62 points and... Read more
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iol.co.za
How Klopp orchestrated Liverpool's miracle victoryOlympiakos 2004 and Saint Etienne 1977. The little psychological touches help
How Klopp orchestrated Liverpool's miracle victory
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Olympiakos 2004 and Saint Etienne 1977. The little psychological touches help him along the way. Klopp deconstructed Bill Shankly late on Thursday night with his revelation that he had told the players not to touch the 'This is Anfield' sign... Read more
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Squawka
Carragher reveals exactly why he would've "loved" playing for Jurgen Kloppabout him on January 16 and said that he was facing a harder task to revive the
Carragher reveals exactly why he would've "loved" playing for Jurgen Klopp
Squawka / Posted 13 days ago
about him on January 16 and said that he was facing a harder task to revive the club’s fortunes than any manager since Bill Shankly in 1959. “The day after, Liverpool lost 1-0 at home to Manchester United. They were the better team but didn’t... Read more
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express
Frank McLintock on Leicester freezing in title race as he backs RanieriGraham was a fraction overweight and he would get a wee bit out of puff, wherea
Frank McLintock on Leicester freezing in title race as he backs Ranieri
express / Posted 13 days ago
Graham was a fraction overweight and he would get a wee bit out of puff, whereas I was dying to get forward. I remember Bill Shankly spoke about it and ended up trying to copy it with Liverpool the following season. I must admit the tension... Read more
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walesonline
Ian Rush: Why I was singing 'You'll Never Walk Alone' on night of raw emotionoff. Let me tell you that playing in front of that Anfield crowd on nights like
Ian Rush: Why I was singing 'You'll Never Walk Alone' on night of raw emotion
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
off. Let me tell you that playing in front of that Anfield crowd on nights like this is an unbelievable experience. "Bill Shankly once said Liverpool fans were the 12th man and they really were for this game. "When they get behind their team... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Miracle' Klopp brings belief back to LiverpoolMark Lawrenson, who contributed to five league title triumphs in the 1980s, tol
'Miracle' Klopp brings belief back to Liverpool
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
Mark Lawrenson, who contributed to five league title triumphs in the 1980s, told BBC radio. "There's touches of (Bill) Shankly in there. He's a really, really good fit and he has raised this average team." Ever the romantic, Klopp spoke... Read more
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Super Sport
Klopp brings belief back to LiverpoolMark Lawrenson, who contributed to five league title triumphs in the 1980s, tol
Klopp brings belief back to Liverpool
Super Sport / Posted 14 days ago
Mark Lawrenson, who contributed to five league title triumphs in the 1980s, told BBC radio. "There's touches of (Bill) Shankly in there. He's a really, really good fit and he has raised this average team." Ever the romantic, Klopp spoke... Read more
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Daily Mail
The American system works for them but numbers wouldn't add up hereback time and again, checking out his background, his temperament, what he want
The American system works for them but numbers wouldn't add up here
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
back time and again, checking out his background, his temperament, what he wants out of football, the way scouts used to? Bill Shankly and Bob Paisley thought that Liverpool should have a ‘northern soul’: they didn’t sign players from the south.... Read more
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Football365
Big Weekend: Right Tottenham, this is massiveone point from three games was not the intended return. The suspicion that an a
Big Weekend: Right Tottenham, this is massive
Football365 / Posted 18 days ago
one point from three games was not the intended return. The suspicion that an amalgam of Pep Guardiola, Alex Ferguson and Bill Shankly could not save this Newcastle side is proving completely correct. Fail to beat Southampton at St Mary’s on... Read more
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Scotsman
Cancer battle hasn’t cowed Ian St Johnissue again. Rather, St John is preparing for a rare return to his homeland to
Cancer battle hasn’t cowed Ian St John
Scotsman / Posted 20 days ago
issue again. Rather, St John is preparing for a rare return to his homeland to participate in the Scottish premiere of The Bill Shankly Story at Musselburgh’s Brunton Theatre next month. But the interview also seemed a good idea because fate has... Read more
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Football365
Big Weekend: Now for that mental strengthone point from three games was not the intended return. The suspicion that an a
Big Weekend: Now for that mental strength
Football365 / Posted 20 days ago
one point from three games was not the intended return. The suspicion that an amalgam of Pep Guardiola, Alex Ferguson and Bill Shankly could not save this Newcastle side is proving completely correct. Fail to beat Southampton at St Mary’s on... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
You’ll Never Walk Alone: Where did it come from, why do Liverpool sing it. History at Borussia Dortmund, Celtic.the game. Of all the songs sung in that time, YNWA struck a chord, so to speak
You’ll Never Walk Alone: Where did it come from, why do Liverpool sing it. History at Borussia Dortmund, Celtic.
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
the game. Of all the songs sung in that time, YNWA struck a chord, so to speak, and was a favourite of legendary manager Bill Shankly. Former Liverpool player Tommy Smith tells the story of how Shankly adopted Gerry Marsden’s song. “Shanks was... Read more
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sportsmole
Dortmund vs. Liverpoolthis season, with inconsistency plaguing their campaign and leaving them in dan
Dortmund vs. Liverpool
sportsmole / Posted 21 days ago
this season, with inconsistency plaguing their campaign and leaving them in danger of their lowest finish since before Bill Shankly arrived at the club in 1959. They currently sit ninth in the standings, a full 24 points adrift of leaders... Read more
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Daily Mail
Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund to sing You’ll Never Walk Alonecommented it was the club’s ‘signature tune.’ Gerry and the Pacemakers recorde
Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund to sing You’ll Never Walk Alone
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
commented it was the club’s ‘signature tune.’ Gerry and the Pacemakers recorded You’ll Never Walk Alone in 1963 Bill Shankly was known to be a fan and former Liverpool player Tommy Smith recalled that Gerry Marsden presented the manager... Read more
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Express and Star
Jon Whitney: Walsall have a 'boot room' « Express & Starfees. Liverpool’s success throughout the 1970s and 1980s was also built on a t
Jon Whitney: Walsall have a 'boot room' « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 23 days ago
fees. Liverpool’s success throughout the 1970s and 1980s was also built on a togetherness, with managers Bob Paisley and Bill Shankly often discussing team affairs with players in the Anfield Boot Room. And Whitney believes a similar spirit... Read more
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Anfield Index
Dortmund vs Liverpool – Europa League Previewa draw each to their name. In the 1966 European Cup Winners’ Cup Final, Liverpo
Dortmund vs Liverpool – Europa League Preview
Anfield Index / Posted 23 days ago
a draw each to their name. In the 1966 European Cup Winners’ Cup Final, Liverpool lost 2-1 in extra time to Dortmund under Bill Shankly. The teams were drawn in the same group in the 2001/02 season of the Champions League and drew 0-0 in the first... Read more
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Vavel
Four strikers always needed at Anfieldback through its illustrious history, Liverpool have always possessed world-cla
Four strikers always needed at Anfield
Vavel / Posted 23 days ago
back through its illustrious history, Liverpool have always possessed world-class players, certainly since the days of Bill Shankly. In the 1970s and 80s the Reds were awash with these stars of such quality, winning countless trophies. Even in... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Aldo: Sturridge lacking confidence, but Liverpool fans are right behind himlegend Football lost one of its best last week with the passing of Johnny King
Aldo: Sturridge lacking confidence, but Liverpool fans are right behind him
Liverpool Echo / Posted 24 days ago
legend Football lost one of its best last week with the passing of Johnny King. I saw Johnny described as ‘Tranmere’s Bill Shankly’ and what a fitting description that is for a lovely, lovely man. Johnny wasn’t a shouter or a bawler like some... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Klopp a perfect fit for Liverpool - Kevin Keeganswept Newcastle aside 3-0 in the 1974 FA Cup final at Wembley with Keegan scori
Klopp a perfect fit for Liverpool - Kevin Keegan
Liverpool Echo / Posted 26 days ago
swept Newcastle aside 3-0 in the 1974 FA Cup final at Wembley with Keegan scoring twice in what turned out to be Bill Shankly's final game in charge. In the build up Magpies striker Malcolm MacDonald had boasted about the damage he was... Read more
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Scotsman
Peter McCloy on dealing with Old Firm pressureenjoys Portugese holidays with his wife Anne and revels in being a grandfather.
Peter McCloy on dealing with Old Firm pressure
Scotsman / Posted 27 days ago
enjoys Portugese holidays with his wife Anne and revels in being a grandfather. Despite interesting Liverpool before Bill Shankly bought Ray Clemence instead, McCloy had actually lost the No 1 shirt at Fir Park to Keith MacRae when Rangers... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool FC legend Roger Hunt to auction off medals and memorabiliamonth. Among the prized items up for grabs will be his Division One winners’ m
Liverpool FC legend Roger Hunt to auction off medals and memorabilia
Liverpool Echo / Posted 28 days ago
month. Among the prized items up for grabs will be his Division One winners’ medal from Liverpool’s title triumph under Bill Shankly in 1965/66 when Hunt top scored with 29 league goals. The No 8 shirt he wore in Liverpool’s historic 1965 FA... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur FC
Anfield memories - goals galore in '63, Pat's heroics in '73Monday they came down to White Hart Lane and we stuffed the 7-2! Jimmy Greaves
Anfield memories - goals galore in '63, Pat's heroics in '73
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted 29 days ago
Monday they came down to White Hart Lane and we stuffed the 7-2! Jimmy Greaves scored four goals and he was sensational! Bill Shankly was seen wandering around the car park in a complete daze and when one of the reporters approached him and said... Read more
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The Anfield Wrap
Why selling our stars for 'Moneyball' has to stopall know, with Suarez’s 31 league goals the following season taking us the clos
Why selling our stars for 'Moneyball' has to stop
The Anfield Wrap / Posted 29 days ago
all know, with Suarez’s 31 league goals the following season taking us the closest we’ve been to the title in my lifetime. Bill Shankly talked about there being a holy trinity of fans, players and the manager and while football has obviously become... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Remembering Tranmere Rovers legend Johnny King - the Bill Shankly of Prenton Parkmake some suggestions. Far from feeling slighted, King was thrilled. He recall
Remembering Tranmere Rovers legend Johnny King - the Bill Shankly of Prenton Park
Liverpool Echo / Posted 29 days ago
make some suggestions. Far from feeling slighted, King was thrilled. He recalled: "I never thought I would get so close to Bill Shankly. He loved players and he spoke to them with intense enthusiasm. "He was able to infuse that bit extra into... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Ipswich Greats Remembered - Kevin Beattiein Carlisle on the 18th December 1953 and as a young 15-year-old, The Beat was
Ipswich Greats Remembered - Kevin Beattie
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 30 days ago
in Carlisle on the 18th December 1953 and as a young 15-year-old, The Beat was invited to discuss terms with Reds manager Bill Shankly and Liverpool. But after arriving at Lime Street Station, there was no-one there to greet him and with no money... Read more
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Football365
F365's welcome guest: Why Anfield Rap is awfulChas and Dave. Ahead of the 1988 FA Cup final Liverpool decided to do something
F365's welcome guest: Why Anfield Rap is awful
Football365 / Posted a month ago
Chas and Dave. Ahead of the 1988 FA Cup final Liverpool decided to do something different. They would release a rap song. Bill Shankly once said “A football team is like a piano, you need 8 men to carry it and 3 who can play the damn thing”.... Read more
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HITC Sport
Liverpool - Top 30 players - Number 3from elsewhere but he was to remain at a place he felt at home in Liverpool. H
Liverpool - Top 30 players - Number 3
HITC Sport / Posted 1 months ago
from elsewhere but he was to remain at a place he felt at home in Liverpool. He would end up retiring in 1960, just as Bill Shankly got to work in reviving the Reds fortunes. Liddell's record with the Reds was an incredible one, as he scored... Read more
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HITC Sport
Liverpool - Top 30 players - Number 7 Champions. It was the 1961/62 season that he would really start to play regula
Liverpool - Top 30 players - Number 7
HITC Sport / Posted 1 months ago
Champions. It was the 1961/62 season that he would really start to play regularly on the wing. The previous year saw Bill Shankly hold him back so he didn't have to rely on him so much. But he would go on to make a massive contribution under... Read more
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Liverpool FC
March 24 in LFC history: Smicer's strike, Fowler honesty and moreminute. Bayern made it 1-1 on the night but Liverpool recorded a famous 4-1 ag
March 24 in LFC history: Smicer's strike, Fowler honesty and more
Liverpool FC / Posted 1 months ago
minute. Bayern made it 1-1 on the night but Liverpool recorded a famous 4-1 aggregate victory. The result prompted boss Bill Shankly to say: "We were great. We've just beaten the best team in Germany, because Bayern will win the national... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Johann Cruyff - the street artist: Dave Prentice columnthen beat Everton’s European Cup conquerors Panathinaikos in the 1971 Wembley f
Johann Cruyff - the street artist: Dave Prentice column
Liverpool Echo / Posted 1 months ago
then beat Everton’s European Cup conquerors Panathinaikos in the 1971 Wembley final. After that Amsterdam embarrassment Bill Shankly told one reporter: “This tie is by no means over yet. We will win easily. We will smash in at least seven goals.... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Cruyff - the game against Liverpool FC that 'he called his favourite ever'to http://netherlands.worldcupblog.org – was against the Reds. It has become k
Cruyff - the game against Liverpool FC that 'he called his favourite ever'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 1 months ago
to http://netherlands.worldcupblog.org – was against the Reds. It has become known as “the Fog Game” and according to Bill Shankly should never have gone ahead. It was the European Cup in the year England had won the World Cup in 1966 and the... Read more
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London24
Arsenal are standing still under Arsene Wenger, but have no plan to replace him as managerwho were far more than mere employees of their clubs but dominated them and wie
Arsenal are standing still under Arsene Wenger, but have no plan to replace him as manager
London24 / Posted 1 months ago
who were far more than mere employees of their clubs but dominated them and wielded enormous authority. The likes of Bill Shankly, Brian Clough and Sir Alex Ferguson all came into this category. They ruled the roost and were answerable to... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Arsenal are standing still under Arsene Wenger, but have no plan to replace him as managerwho were far more than mere employees of their clubs but dominated them and wie
Arsenal are standing still under Arsene Wenger, but have no plan to replace him as manager
The Ham&High Network / Posted 1 months ago
who were far more than mere employees of their clubs but dominated them and wielded enormous authority. The likes of Bill Shankly, Brian Clough and Sir Alex Ferguson all came into this category. They ruled the roost and were answerable to... Read more

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