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I Believe In Miracles: when Nottingham ruled Europe

miracles-film-300In the late 1970s, in Experian’s home town of Nottingham, a miracle of sorts took place.

The city’s main football team, Nottingham Forest, had been treading water since its brief glory days in the 1950s and lay in 13th place in the old Second Division when, in January 1975, a big-mouth young manager, the Jose Mourinho of his day, took charge – his name was Brian Clough.

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