Sam Allardyce losing England job an example of problem in football being the people NOT money - Gordon Waddell
IT IS one of the seven deadly sins, avarice. Been around since the year dot.
So when football’s ‘illions’ now start with a ‘B’ rather than an ‘M’, why is anyone surprised the game is riven with it?
That’s the thing though. We keep hearing the money in the game is the problem.
It’s not. It’s the people.
Those who want it. Crave it. Demand it.
Those who can’t understand the question ‘How much is enough?’, far less answer it.
Those who don’t get that there’s more to being rich than the size of your bank balance.
The distance between those in football at the top end these days and those who pay... read more
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