Back in My Day: 6 Managers Who Were World Class Players in Their Prime

It is a little odd to see a slightly overweight, grey-haired man roaming the touchline every weekend and think back to a time when he was skinning defences, flying down the wing and wreaking havoc in general on the pitch. Some modern day gaffers were equally as good of a player as they are a manager, transmitting their successes as a player into the managerial world. Here are some managers who were excellent players back in their day... A Ballon d'Or winner in his prime, Zidane is widely...

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