Tottenham gambles on inexperienced, unknown commodity Sherwood

Tuesday December 24th, 2013
Tim Sherwood doesn't yet have his coaching badges and has managed just two games, but Tottenham saw enough to award him an 18-month contract on Monday.
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Sherwood may be a great success; what makes his appointment so startling is the lack of evidence. This is a shot in the dark: it may go right, but it could equally go horribly wrong.

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