chapter  1
Angels of Us All? Football Management, Globalization and the Politics of Celebrity
ByStephen Wagg
Pages 19

England football coach Sven-Goran Eriksson to assembled press people when asked, following England’s defeat by Northern Ireland in a World Cup qualifying match in Belfast on 7 September 2005, whether he expected to keep his job.[1]

Groupies hate musicians. Moviegoers hate movie stars. Autograph men hate celebrities. We love our gods. But we do not love our subjection.