The ex-Everton midfielder was appointed as the Bees' interim boss on Monday following the departure of Marinus Dijkhuizen but speaking after his team's 2-0 home defeat to Birmingham City the following evening, Carsley made it clear that he doesn't want the job on a permanent basis.
"I did not ask to be a football manager and it certainly wasn't something I put my hand up for. I don't want the job permanently," he said.
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1 Posted 30/09/2015 at 22:21:20
Absolutely ridiculous. And it shows how trigger happy chairmen are and they've paid the price. On top of that they've appointed a man as his replacement who has openly admitted that he doesn't want the role, never wanted to be a manager in the first place, and in all likelihood will be out of his depth in an unforgiving league.
Meanwhile Warburton is walking the Scottish Championship with Rangers and is probably looking at this farce with a smile thinking 'If only you kept me on'
I think Brentford are probably going to be an outside bet for relegation this year. It probably wouldn't surprise me if they did to be honest and after the way they treated Warburton and his replacement, they probably deserve it.
2 Posted 30/09/2015 at 22:37:15
3 Posted 30/09/2015 at 23:30:55
4 Posted 02/10/2015 at 13:12:36
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