George Burley

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Sean Dyche: the Burnley manager believes in structure and work, values and intelligence and has led his club to lofty heights. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

“I’m not a fashion item.” So said Sean Dyche. He said it this month four years ago when Burnley had just beaten Barnsley 1-0 to end a run of six game(...)

Scotland’s Archie Gemmill scores against the Netherlands in 1978. Coming in a 3-2 win for the Scots, it was one of the most memorable goals in World Cup history. Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

The Scots were once so proud as to be picky about the way in which they qualified for major championships, a fact that makes the last 16 years of stay(...)

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates (far left) as Gareth Bale looks dejected during Spurs’  Champions League quarter-final clash in 2011. Photograph: Jasper Juinen/Getty Images

Arsene Wenger and Alex Ferguson may not be soulmates but they share a key regret. Both men thought long and hard about signing the teenage Gareth Bale(...)