Hodgson's arrival brings circus to an end
Irish Examiner - almost 6 years
Chris Hatherall For years now the England football team has been the greatest show on earth. In fact, in 14 packed seasons on a dizzy world tour we've seen it all. Who could forget Glenn Hoddle's magical mystery act with Madame Eileen Drewery to start us off? Then there was Kevin Keegan's Kamikaze Katastrophe show, Super Sven's bedroom acrobatics and Don Fabio's spectacular plate throwing to follow in the second half. And don't forget the greatest clowns of all; the wally with the brolly himself, Steve McClaren and his slapstick assistants Paul Robinson and Scott Carson. That was a special highlight. There have been some pretty decent sideshows, too. Wags on Tour in 2006, Beckham's high-kicking spectacular in 1998, a Fake Sheikh making a guest appearance, Wayne Rooney's 'Beckham Reprise' in Germany, David Seaman's comedy roadshow in 2002 and a Hammer Horror special in 2010. And let's not even mention John Terry - because England's on-off captain deserves a tent of h...
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