Alex McLeish has left Nottingham Forest after just 40 days in charge following "a difference of opinion of the development strategy". Or, in other words, Big 'Eck was upset with the club's refusal to sanction a deadline-day deal for Peterborough's George Boyd, which fell through at the last minute because of an "inconclusive eye test". Following McLeish's speedy and bizarre demise, we take a look at other strange managerial departures...
Strange football managerial exits
what do you think?
mcleish was rubbish as a player and came from a side that were bent on success regardless of how they got it,usually without too much footballing prowess.so monkey see monkey do. this fella is about as successful as a bag of chocolate in a sauna.send him back to rangers where his attitude towards football will be appreciated.