Just lika Mama Used To Saya.piazza said:I think you those of us who have played, know what its like to be in the trenches, and can understand some of the players' actions on the pitch, and understand more how hard it really is. That's about it really, after that I don't think it really matters.
Of course they have played.....just not at a really high level.manutd004 said:Well, two managers who haven't played are Wenger and Mourinho and what do they know?
yea thats a big 1, i go mad at refs if they give a bad decision against me, someone who never played couldnt understand how annoying that is.Berbatov08 said:Not necessarily. But yeah I think it is easier to understand the anger of players when they attack refs over certain inciidents which they deem harsh.
lol so I take it you have been sent off for bollocking a ref?Boomhauer50 said:yea thats a big 1, i go mad at refs if they give a bad decision against me, someone who never played couldnt understand how annoying that is.
people who play the game i think probably do have a better insight in the way the players react in certain situations and the importance of being a team player and things like that.
haha no i was never sent off thank god i know the refsJazz 16 said:lol so I take it you have been sent off for bollocking a ref?
I know I have......
Thats why I dont mind seeing Rooney go off oon one like a raging bull. It shows passion and determination.
Sorry. Wenger has played.Jazz 16 said:Of course they have played.....just not at a really high level.
I just think that the experience of actually playing football yourself,
gives you a better insight into certain areas/factors of the game.