Posts Tagged ‘liverpool’
Neil Warnock: Steve Bruce must be a contender for Manager of the Year after brilliant transformation of Hull, crowned with a place in the FA Cup final
When members of the League Managers’ Association choose their Manager of the Year, they don’t just go for whoever’s won the Premier League but look a little deeper. This year there would be some excellent choices, even if we just look at the top flight. Brendan Rodgers has done a fantastic job at Liverpool, as has Roberto Martinez at Everton, and what Tony Pulis has achieved since taking over Crystal Palace has been near-miraculous.
From the sport which has been devoured by money and by its own raging ego comes the latest chapter in what might be a story of beautiful virtue. Liverpool Football Club are this weekend seeking to stay on course to become English champions for the first time in nearly a quarter of a century, just as a reckoning is coming for the 96 lives that were lost at Hillsborough in that same era.
Flashback: Justin Fashanu’s wondergoal for Norwich which prompted a £1m move to Brian Clough’s Forest
Norwich v Liverpool: Brendan Rodgers draws inspiration from Hillsborough families to push on title challenge