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Thursday, November 24, 2011

Beyond The Pitch Book Review: "Brian Clough: Nobody Ever Says Thank You" by Jonathan Wilson


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Brian Clough: Nobody Ever Says Thank You by Jonathan Wilson

"A couple of months before my father dad died, I told him that I'd agreed a deal to write a biography of Brian Clough. His memory had gone by then, but when I asked if he remembered Clough, he looked at me like I was an idiot. 'Of course I do,' he snapped,
and mentioned a hat-trick Clough had scored for Sunderland against Grimsby in 1962. He had no idea what he had for lunch."

--- Jonathan Wilson
, Acknowledgements
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That personal and compelling quote set the stage for a brilliant portrayal of a legendary player and coach in English football. This book mines the heart, spirit and soul of Brian Howard Clough. From his childhood in Middlesbrough, to his career-ending injury at Sunderland, to the early days with Derby County at the Baseball Ground, the brief stay at Brighton, and the ill-fated six weeks with Leeds United, to the glory days at Nottingham Forest, Mr. Wilson paints a complete portrait.





To read more of my review at Beyond The Pitch, please click the image or here.






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