Category Archives: football

Premier League EXCLUSIVE: Steve Sylvester reveals how life behind the bravado can be murky

BEHIND the bravado, the super-stardom and the money-no-object lifestyle there remains a stigma, a taboo subject that footballers struggle with just the same as the man on the street. As the glitz and glamour of the new football season whisked … Continue reading

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Jose Mourinho must create joy not fear: says leading Psychologist

According to Steven Sylvester, Jose Mourinho has repeatedly criticised his team in public and should think about changing his approach. Jose Mourinho’s sombre countenance on the touchline and failure to win the “hearts and minds” of his players since arriving … Continue reading

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Would you recognise yourself as an egotistical person? Probably not.

No one likes to think of themselves as self-centred or conceited. This is the article by Edwina Langley in today’s Evening Standard on Steven Sylvester’s groundbreaking philosophy & book DETOX YOUR EGO. It might be framed up as confidence, sold … Continue reading

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Detox Your Ego – Publisher’s Press Release

What stops you performing at your best?  Your ego. Your ego guarantees “you-get-in-the-way-of-yourself” when you’re doing something important: whether you’re preparing for an exam, taking a driving test, speaking in public, making a business presentation, or crossing the line in … Continue reading

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Is a big ego crucial to achieving sporting greatness?

One evening in the mid-1990s, Manchester United players and staff attended a Batman film premiere. It was a black-tie event. United star Eric Cantona had other ideas and arrived wearing an all-white suit finished off with bright red trainers. His … Continue reading

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