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The Sporting Director: Brendan Rodger’s Natural Replacement

If there is a football role equivalent of the EU, it’s the Sporting Director. Threatened with suspicion and often misunderstood in Britain, the rejection of it is likely to lead to declining performances and internal chaos. In the rest of Europe it’s a natural part of things, an instrument of consistency and stability. Trapped in deepest EU-land, Graeme McKay looks at the nature of the sporting director role and how after Brendan’s Rodgers departure from Celtic it should be the foundation upon which to continue his work.

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