Leeds United moved into 2024 on a strong run of form in the Premier League and having secured progression to the knockout stages of the Euro Cup with a 100% record thanks to striker Sidnei's incredible goalscoring form. A quiet January transfer window was dominated by the outgoings of attacking midfielder Armin Djerlek to Werder... Continue Reading →
Moving into the second decade of life at Atalanta there wasn't much left to achieve - other than becoming the greatest manager of all time of course!
We began the defence of Atalanta's first ever Serie A title strongly, heading into 2025 in a fine vein of form with seven straight victories. But things were about to get a whole lot better for my talented group of youngsters. The year began with silverware, as we defeated Inter Milan 3-1 in the Italian... Continue Reading →
Mid-way through the 2020/21 campaign we found ourselves once again exceeding expectations, sitting nicely in the top four and with a decent chance of challenging the mighty Inter Milan, AS Roma and Juventus for the Serie A title. The January Transfer Window was a pretty quiet affair, releasing a load of youngsters who were never... Continue Reading →
The 2018/19 season began very early indeed for the Atalanta boys, but set us up for a decent start to Serie A
This article was first published on my Medium page. FIFA has always been a weird organisation. From the really awful activities of Sepp Blatter and co through to the modern day weirdness of last night’s very odd ‘Best FIFA Football Awards’ — which in itself doesn’t make any sense. Admittedly, I didn’t watch it, I wasn’t interested,... Continue Reading →