Is this 9-year old the youngest ever football manager?
The English Premier League side Bolton Wanderers are currently placed in the bottom half of the points table. To revive their future, the club received an offer from a 9-year old Thomas Fielding. Photo: Twitter
The kid applied for the job after the club sacked their coach Dougie Freedman in October following a disastrous beginning to the season. Photo: Twitter
He, in fact, wrote it to the club management where Bolton Wanderers were going wrong and what’s need to be done to resume winning ways. Photo: Twitter
Thomas Fielding, in a letter to the club, pointed out that the Bolton Wanderers players were 'slow, unfit and overweight'. Photo: Twitter
While Thomas Fielding, who is yet to hit double digits, acknowledged that he does not have the required experience to manage the club, he also made it clear that his ‘services would come cheap’. Photo: Twitter
To Thomas’ disappointment, Bolton Wanderers hired former international and ex-Celtic manager Neil Lennon to coach the team. However, appreciating the young boy’s concern, the new manager went ahead and met him. Photo: Twitter