John Gorman played a key part in Swindon Town Football Club’s promotion to the Premier League, as assistant to Glenn Hoddle. Sadly he couldn’t replicate that success, albeit against the odds, when he took charge following Hoddle’s departure for the club’s only season, to date, in the top flight.

Gory Tales - The Autobiography of John Gorman (Autobiography/Personalities)

There were still some memorable occasions though that remain a part of Swindon Town football history – not least this incident packed draw with Manchester United at the County Ground.


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John’s reflections on his decision to take the manager’s job and his time at Swindon Town are just part of Gory Tales, where he also talks about his time with Glenn Hoddle as part of the England camp. He’s widely regarded as one of football’s nice guys.

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