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Gary Cahill Gets Reward for Fine Form With England Call

He’s long been on Fabio Capello’s radar, but with Rio Ferdinand’s injury the Bolton defender has finally been brought onto the international stage, and into the national spotlight…

Cahill: Wasn't impressed with his hairdresser's efforts...

Cahill: Wasn't impressed with his hairdresser's efforts...

Gary Megson might not be the most popular Premiership manager, but it is difficult to criticise the job he has done at Bolton Wanderers.

Following in the footsteps of Sam Allardyce—no easy task, considering the results “Big Sam” engineered for the Trotters—the former West Brom and Nottingham Forest manager has carefully steered the squad to two safe mid-table Premiership finishes.

This season the club finished 13th, an improvement on last season’s 16th place effort. Considering the meagre budget Megson has had to work with, that is no mean feat.

While he might not have had much to spend, when he has he has invariably spent it wisely.

The £5m spent on Gary Cahill is a case in point.

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June 3, 2009 Posted by | Sport, World Football | , , | 1 Comment