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QPR and now Aston Villa: the ridiculous rise of Tim Sherwood

Shouty (surely passionate? -ed) former England and Blackburn Rovers star Tim Sherwood would be manager of QPR, said the Daily Mirror on February 4:

QPR want Tim Sherwood as manager so he can repeat his Tottenham trick of inspiring underachievers

Sherwood has six-months managerial experience under his gilet. And Spurs are not exactly under-funded minnows. So. What is it about Sherwood that sees him linked with top jobs?

Whatever the lack of experience, Sherwood believes that he has no need to hone his talents in the lower leagues. He’s a Premier League boss. No doubt. All top players are. Rich and loved they don’t need to work in the lower leagues.

Sol Campbell is the latest ex-star to consider a Premier League manager’s job:


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And the media is lazy. Sherwood is their pet name.

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Posted: 14th, February 2015 | In: Sports | Comment