“We had a proper process before we appointed Neil – we had a lot of applications,” said chief executive Erik Samuelson. “The interview panel was the football club board, Dave Bassett and Steve Sylvester, a psychologist who is still working with the team.
“Steve gave us a rundown of the candidates and when Neil got the job he told us what challenges he would face and how he could help him”.
“Neil has transformed the club on the football side. I’m sure his vision has evolved a bit – but we have improved every year. Sometimes that is backstage stuff that people don’t see on the pitch. Sometimes it has been gradual improvement, but we’ve always been comfortable that we’re heading in the right direction”.
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