Clough and Revie: The Rivals Who Changed the Face of English Football

Roger Hermiston


Clough and Revie: The Rivals Who Changed the Face of English Football

Clough and Revie: The Rivals Who Changed the Face of English Football

  • Title: Clough and Revie: The Rivals Who Changed the Face of English Football
  • Author: Roger Hermiston
  • ISBN: 9781845966607
  • Page: 171
  • Format: Paperback

Don Revie Donald George Revie OBE July May was an England international footballer and manager, best known for his successful spell during Leeds United s finest period, the late s, and early s. A forward, he began his career with Leicester City in August , before a , move to Hull City in November He was sold on to Manchester City in October for a fee The Damned United The Damned United is a British biographical sports drama film directed by Tom Hooper and adapted by Peter Morgan from David Peace s bestselling novel The Damned Utd, a largely fictional book based on the author s interpretation of Brian Clough s ill fated tenure as football manager of Leeds United in It was produced by BBC Films and Left Bank Pictures with additional funding from Brian Clough This does a fairly decent job in providing a summary of Brian Clough s life and career His achievements, together with Peter Taylor were truly incredible. Don Revie definition of Don Revie and synonyms of Don Playing career Revie was born in Middlesbrough on July He signed as a footballer for Leicester City in August Leicester City originally thought him not good enough to turn professional, but he was taken under the wing of Leicester player Sep Smith who began to mentor Revie on many of his ideas about the game He also learned the rudiments of the bricklaying trade outside Brian Clough Nobody Ever Says Thank You The Biography The final word on Brian Clough In this first full, critical biography, Jonathan Wilson draws an intimate and powerful portrait of one of England s greatest football managers, Brian Clough, and his Brian Clough Brian Howard Clough bra n kl f Middlesbrough, marzo Derby, settembre stato un calciatore e allenatore di calcio inglese. Considerato uno dei pi grandi allenatori nella storia del calcio, allen con successo il Derby County ed il Nottingham Forest, formazione che condusse alla vittoria di due Coppe dei Campioni consecutive e . WAFLL Leeds United Managers Check out the Leeds United managers section here at WAFLL Every Leeds United manager since the club started back in up to the present day manager. The Damned United Directed by Tom Hooper With Colm Meaney, Henry Goodman, David Roper, Jimmy Reddington The story of the controversial Brian Clough s day reign as the coach of the English football club Leeds United. Leeds United Historical Football Kits Background In October Leeds City was compulsorily wound up by order of a joint FA and Football League commission after the club refused to open its accounts following allegations that it had illegally paid guest players during the Great War On the same day that City s assets were sold off Leeds United was formed The new club took over Leeds City Reserves fixtures in the Midland League Watch Match of the Day Online Anywhere YouTube Mar , How to Watch Match of the Day Online Travelling or living abroad and missing everyone s favorite football show Match of the Day Well



Don Revie and Brian Clough were born a brisk walk away from each other in Middlesbrough, in 1927 and 1935 respectively They were brought up in a town ravaged by the Depression and went on to become highly successful professional footballers Then, as young managers, they both took clubs languishing in the doldrums Leeds United and Derby County and moulded them into chamDon Revie and Brian Clough were born a brisk walk away from each other in Middlesbrough, in 1927 and 1935 respectively They were brought up in a town ravaged by the Depression and went on to become highly successful professional footballers Then, as young managers, they both took clubs languishing in the doldrums Leeds United and Derby County and moulded them into championship winners.Despite the myriad similarities, these two sons of the Tees were as different in character as Richard Nixon and John F Kennedy A bitter rivalry developed between them, which in turn enlivened and then blighted English football in the 1960s and 70s.In Clough and Revie, exclusive interviews with players, relatives and friends shed fresh light on these two intriguing characters Part footballing chronicle, part social history, the book is a revelatory exploration of the rivalry between the two men It brings a fresh perspective on their early years in the North East, tells how they nearly became teammates and explains why the feud began and what its repercussions were.


Recent Comments "Clough and Revie: The Rivals Who Changed the Face of English Football"

An interesting take on some previously well trodden paths, this book suggests more strongly than previous works involving the men just how connected their lives were – and makes for an interesting read in doing so. The author, by way of alternating biographical updates draws out the conclusion that Clough & Revie not only grew up in close proximity to each other but would have been influenced by very similar cultures & factors, such as the hard times of the 30’s & 40’s and the [...]

Clough: buccaneering, maverick football genius. Revie: unbuccaneering, unmaverick football genius. Can they be friends? Of course not. Everyone knows that. They both got the job done though, so take your pick. If you're contemplating reading this book you'll already know about them being born within inches of each other in a teeming Middlesborough alleyway and their conjoined careers thereafter. Revie wins the league with Leeds. Clough wins the league with Derby. Revie leaves Leeds. Clough takes [...]

Excellently written book that flowed well and reminded me of the events at the time. Possibly the best book of it's type that I have read. Revie and Clough were fascinating characters

Excellent read about the relationship between Clough and Revie


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