I interviewed Robbie Savage this week, ahead of his retirement from football tomorrow afternoon. Just like his radio persona, he proved engaging company: opinionated, lively, open.
Great bloke he might be, but even Savage himself admits he was not a great player. Sure, he did not accrue over 650 appearances by being without merit. But he accepts it is his media profile which has latterly given him the attention his playing alone would never have delivered. A character within the game, the Championship's pantomime villain, he never turned out for a top four club, his Premier League career oneRead More »from Too rich to cheat