NORTHERN MANAGERS AWARDEDThe 30th Northern Managers Award Dinner took place at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel in Manchester last night.
There were plenty of managers and coaches in attendance along with press and media from up and down the country to celebrate the award winners.
I would have loved to referee El Clásico – Graham PollBy CHRISTOPHER DAVIES
Nothing, we are told, can ever be guaranteed in football but it can be said with absolute confidence that the next el clásico matchup of Pep Guardiola’s Barcelona and Jose Mourinho’s Real Madrid on Saturday will see the good, the bad and the ugly of what Pele called the beautiful game. Boring it will not be. Maybe, just maybe it will be 0-0 but football writers covering the game will not be struggling to fill their allocated wordage or searching for an angle, not with a game involving most of the 10 best players in the world ...