Gordon Strachan has often made headlines with his pithy
quotes (Q: There goes your unbeaten run. Can you handle it? A: No. I'm
just going to crumble like a wreck. I'll
go home, become an alcoholic and maybe jump off a bridge. Yeah, I think I can
handle it.") but on his first day as Middlesbrough boss it was what he didn't say that created more interest.
was pictured holding a piece of paper that looked a lot like his ideal Middlesbrough team sheet.
news for anyone not named Brad Jones, David Wheater, Sean St Ledger or Adam
Johnson - nine of the 13 names on the list were