Brian Clough

Pep Guardiola, Barcelona
19 October 2016
As the Catalan faces old boys Barcelona in the Champions League, Greg Lea looks at previous encounters between managers and their most well-associated ex-clubs. Turns out they won't let him win easily: who'd have thought? 
4 March 2016
It's Mother's Day on Sunday, so Jon Spurling picked out 10 examples of family members making things a little uncomfortable for some stars of the game...
21 January 2016
Louis van Gaal calling a journalist big-boned was nothing compared to this lot, writes Jon Spurling
17 September 2015
Knowing how to handle a group of players has always been considered a cornerstone of management, but Alex Hess argues it's not all it's cracked up to be...
17 August 2015
Coaches can be a crotchety old lot – just add an unbearable pressure to win, the occasional media snipe and watch the sparks fly. Seconds out, round one…
13 July 2015
To accompany FFT’s 50 Best Managers in the World list, Louis Massarella has cherry-picked a baker’s dozen of the most bonkers bosses ever. So bonkers, in fact, that Big Phil, Big Mal and Claude Anelka didn’t even make it...
16 January 2015
Where did Brian Clough's heart really belong – Derby or Forest?
19 September 2014
Brian Clough's first FourFourTwo column appeared in the July 2001 issue - allowing Old Big 'Ead to pontificate on Player of the Year 'Edward' Sheringham, tabloid sensation Brooklyn Beckham and the Alf Inge Haaland-injuring Roy Keane...
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