"Everything I ever learned about morality and obligations I learned from football."
... is. (You can get this on a t-shirt here)
In the meantime, I'd suggest that success as a CEO at a football club is a better measure of managerial abilities than most. Jeff Moore - CEO of East Midlands Development Agency is taking over the reins at Meadow Lane.
Good luck Jeff. We'll know more about public sector management when you've finished than we know now.
And, finishing fourth-bottom in the Fourth Division, the only way is up.