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UK Football Managers: What Happens Behind Closed Doors?

Fozcast, Ben Foster

5 mins

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This December 2021 episode of the Fozcast podcast explores the personalities and methods of U.K. association football managers, as well as what goes on behind closed doors.


UK Football Managers: What Happens Behind Closed Doors?

UK Football Managers: What Happens Behind Closed Doors?

by Fozcast


Have you ever dreamed about becoming the manager of your favorite football or soccer club? If so, you're certainly not alone. But would you actually know where to start? What would the best approach be? With massive amounts of money at stake, football managers have major responsibilities. It takes a person with specific qualities and skillsets to tackle the job of managing a club and motivating the players.

Former England goalkeeper and current Premier League player Ben Foster hosts his podcast, Fozcast. In each episode, he and his co-host Tom Ochoa talk with top-level athletes and content creators about all things football. In this episode, Foster and Ochoa are joined by Soccer AM presenter Peter Dale, often known as 'Tubes', as they discuss various football managers.

Favorite quote

The modern manager has to be a lot more personable. Their people skills, their management skills have to be absolutely top … You need to be a psychologist and a manager.

- Ben Foster

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