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Brian Clough: The greatest manager England never had?

Brian Clough

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Charismatic, outspoken, and often controversial, Brian Clough is widely considered to be the best manager England never had and one of the best English managers the game of football has ever seen.

This frank documentary tells the story of an unforgettable career, including heady days with Derby County, unprecedented European success with Nottingham Forest and a notorious 44-day tenure as Leeds United boss, fictionalised in the novel and film 'The Damned United'.

For many his like will never be seen again. Martin O'Neill and Sir Michael Parkinson are among those who remember the man they called 'Cloughie'.

Brian Clough: The greatest manager England never had?
Sunday, 18 July BBC Two 2230-2330 BST (after the network premiere of 'The Damned United')

Watch the Damned United on BBC iPlayer

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