The art of man management…

The Premier League in England is nearing its conclusion, with 3 teams due to be relegated to the lower league. There are a number of teams still in the frame to go down and they have 6 games left to save themselves.

One of the teams in danger lost again on Saturday and their manager gave a rallying cry in the post match interview about their next game, against one of their rivals for relegation. It’s a must win game and this is what he said:

“They need to listen — that’s all they need to do,” the manager said of his team. “That’s what they are paid to do. None of those guys are ever going to be as good as I am at what I do, because they are only players and I am the manager, so make sure you listen to me.”

Come next saturday I can imagine his players will be busting a gut to do their best for him, with these stirring words ringing in their ears……..

Brian Williams was a pitcher for the Detroit Tigers, here’s his thoughts:

“You are only as good as the coach thinks you are.”

I hope the Premier League manager’s players don’t play down to his expectations of them….

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2 Responses to The art of man management…

  1. admin says:

    The next game for the team following the coach’s comments was a few days later. They lost again. There’s a surprise!

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