Retro Football: Brian Clough Rants About ‘Cockney Spiv’ Alan Sugar On ITV’s ‘Sport In Question’, 1995 (Video)

Chris Wright

11th, March 2013


By Chris Wright

Here’s a classic blast of Cloughie getting into his gin-soaked, cantankerous and semi-lucid stride while laying into “unshaven Cockney spiv” Alan Sugar (then Tottenham chairman), the nature of football chairmen, King Eric, Stan Collymore’s multicoloured hair and several other pressing subjects after ever-so-possibly having one too many in the green room before an appearance on ITV’s ‘Sport in Question’ hosted by Ian St John and Jimmy Greaves in 1995…

(Many thanks to Pies’ live-in lover and confidante @dannylooseleaf for the nudge)