The professional manager, a real-life or fictionalised touchline figure throughout the genre, moved centre screen in a series of new-millennium football films which, as with The Damned United (2009), explore the psychological demands of the game and the discrete character of the Home Nations as evidenced in football allegiances.


Football Film England Manager National Team Football Audience Kailyard 
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  1. 1.De Montfort UniversityLeicesterUK

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