Assistant manager to Manchester United, assistant manager for England, led Middlesbrough to the Uefa Cup final and now England manager.
You’d think that with that sort of resume, McClaren might be an up and coming manager with the ability to inject passion and life into England performances.
You’d be wrong, too.
Can Blackburn build on their 6th place finish last season? They’ve already sold Bellamy (and at 6 mil it has to be the bargain buy of the summer for Liverpool), and with Lucas Neill wanting away, all bets are off …
Yesterday, Steve McClaren ushered in what he will hope to herald as a ‘new era’ in English football, and one which differs radically from that of his predecessor; the much-maligned, hapless Sven Goran-Eriksson. With that in mind, many players who …