Last night I got the opportunity to meet ex-Nottingham Forest and Derby player John McGovern during a Sportsman’s dinner at my workplace. McGovern also had a very brief spell with Leeds United (under Brian Clough’s management) and made an appearance in The Damned United.
He seemed like a decent bloke. After waiting around like a giddy little teenager for the right moment, I managed to get the book-version of The Damned United signed on the night, which was nice. Here it is: