Roman Abramovich lacks the minerals of a true leader - originally posted on Soccerlens.comRoman Abramovich lacks the minerals
Roman Abramovich may have made his fortune from trading in the world’s natural resources, but he distinctly lacks the minerals when it comes to managing resources of the human (footballing) variety.
Following the cowardly, premature dismissal of the Champions League and FA Cup winning Roberto Di Matteo last week, Abramovich once again proves that when it comes to the critical decision making in football, his itchy trigger finger undermines the millions he pours into the club.
Not that pulling the trigger, at it were should be taken lightly. Speaking from personal experience, I have had the misfortune of being in the position of having to let someone go and I can testify the experience was not one that I care to repeat too often to put it mildly.
Even in my case, with the knowledge this it was to the long term benefit of the company and the rest of the emplo...