Not everyone else Pete!
I'm pretty sure Scott Brown is more qualified than you to coach him, you've watched clips of one match (his debut) and picked up on one thing that 'you think' is an error (but haven't mentioned the defending)! Think I've only ever seen negative posts on here from you!
He's come through a Cat 3 Academy, hardly top 'footballing education'! If he had come for that ball 'at the strikers feet' like Pete thinks he should have, the striker would have either gone down for a pen, chipped him or gone around him, he had already done the defender for pace! In that...
I didn't say anything about him 'PLAYING' for Man City or Chelsea! I said there is a reason he's at Reading and NOT 4th choice at Man City or Chelsea!!
I personally think Pym was an 'all round better keeper! Jokull is great as a presence in the box but for all round keeping isn't the best!! I'm...
The majority of clubs would not go to tribunal for a 16 year old, Chelsea are one of the very few that have! If you look at the fees that premiership clubs are paying for 16 Yr olds from other clubs, it is a lot less than we would expect.
Yes you're right, they are free to leave at any time! However, I can assure you I 100% know the process and not many clubs will take the chance of going to tribunal, therefore the lads would be left without a club!
The national teams go on birth years rather than school years! Therefore if his birthday was Sept-Dec 2005 he would be U16 for national squads, if Jan-Aug 2006 he would be U15 (even though he's U15 at ECFC)!