Towering at well over 6 feet tall, prowling around the box with an unparalleled arrogance, defying all expectations, a lethal finisher who is carrying his team through the best part of the season.
Though this description may most obviously bring up thoughts of Leeds Utd’s Chris Wood, it could arguably also apply to the lesser known Swedish talisman, Zlatan Ibrahimović. This week the team will be considering how a Championship striker such as Chris Wood would perform if he played for a commercial machine-cum-football club like Manchester United. Are there important fine marginal differences in ability that define a ‘top level’ striker or are we simply slaves to the notion of a ‘big name’ star goal scorer?
All this and more in this week’s episode of ‘A Team of John O’Sheas’…
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