- Achieved more trophies than any other manager. Taking Manchester United to numerous Premiership titles, European Cup victories and becoming the biggest club in the world. When he took over Manchester United were experiencing a lull in winning trophies, being eclipsed by their near neighbours - Liverpool F.C. Alex Ferguson also achieved success with Aberdeen. A rare occassion when another team have beaten the Old Firm Rivals Celtic and RangersBrian Clough
- Achieved great success with two very modest sides. Derby County and Nottingham Forest. Took both teams into top flight of English football. With Nottingham Forest won 2 League Championships and 2 European Championships.As Cloughie said of himself:
"I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one." Looking back at his success.
Sir Matt Busby - Manager for Manchester United during 1960s
Sir Alf Ramsey - World Cup Winner in 1966