Amid all the tales of coin-chucking and disrespecting referees, the most depressing piece of football news in a week full of them was that Trevor Brooking is facing the end of his time at the FA.
Sadly it comes as no surprise. The technical director has been banging his head against a particularly uncomfortable brick wall almost since the day he walked into Soho Square. And this week, the wounds to his forehead have become insurmountable. The poor guy is close to declaring he has had enough.
In football, as in most businesses, staff come and go. Brooking is a man who will find employmentRead More »from The kids aren’t all right