Alex Ward

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The Watford Experiment is Paying Dividends, But is It Sustainable?

(0) Comments | Posted 4 March 2013 | (16:45)

When the Pozzo empire extended its reach deep into unassuming Hertfordshire, the narrative of Watford Football Club took a drastic twist. The club ceased to exist as its own stand-alone entity and was instead inducted into a pan-european footballing commonwealth. At worst; collateral, at best; an investment, dim predictions were...

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The Lambert Paradox: Why Paul Lambert's Norwich City Model has Failed at Aston Villa

(2) Comments | Posted 6 February 2013 | (23:00)

Even back in his Colchester days, Paul Lambert was renowned for his dour temperament. A man of few words, the iron-cast Glaswegian has long had nothing but contempt for the superficialities of modern day football iPads at the training ground, Kyle Walker haircuts, the endless media frenzy - nothing but...

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