James Eckersley

Emma Hayes

Chelsea Ladies, 2012–

“She said: ‘You can’t drop me. There’s no way you’re going to do it.’”

Chelsea Ladies manager Emma Hayes revisits her early experiences coaching in the United States. Speaking exclusively to The Coaches’ Voice, she also reveals the innovative approach she took the first time she had to drop a high-profile player.

Emma Hayes

Eddie Howe

Bournemouth’s pull

Eddie Howe left Bournemouth as both a player and manager before returning and leading them to the Premier League. He gives an insight into their success

My most powerful lesson

Chelsea manager Emma Hayes explains the no-excuses culture she has worked to develop throughout the women’s team setup
Markus Babbel

Paradise city

Markus Babbel on the painful memories of a Champions League final with Bayern Munich, and why his time at Liverpool had to end