Tag Archives: Steve McClaren

Regime change – is the Mac the Messiah, or is the ‘improvement’ an illusion?

A chapter in the excellent football analytics book The Numbers Game, by Chris Anderson and David Sally, looks at the effects that replacing the manager does – and doesn’t – have. In Simon Kuper and Dr Stefan Szymanski’s Why England Lose (AKA Soccernomics), we … Continue reading

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Initial thoughts on the appointment of Steve McClaren

If you’re in mid-table, if no one else can help and if you can find them, maybe you can hire… Firstly, can I implore Derby County not to change manager again for another five years, because Mrs DCB has told … Continue reading

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