• Publication date: July 14, 2013

The Damned United

When Brian Clough takes over from Leeds United coach Don Revie, who has gone on to train England’s national squad, he lays down a system opposite to that of Revie’s, where he demands the players become less physical, and practice more intelligent and attractive techniques..

  • Publication date: July 14, 2013

The Damned United

Program data

Duration: 90

Production Year: 2009

MBC 2:

February 18, 2015 12:00 (KSA) ~ February 18, 2015 11:00 (CLT)

When Brian Clough takes over from Leeds United coach Don Revie, who has gone on to train England’s national squad, he lays down a system opposite to that of Revie’s, where he demands the players become less physical, and practice more intelligent and attractive techniques.

Hailed as ‘the best coach never to coach England’s squad’ Brian Clough’s career and choices are examined in detail in this powerful biopic, portrayed by Michael Sheen…


  • Michael Sheen as Brian Clough
  • Timothy Spall as Peter Taylor
  • Maurice Roëves as Jimmy Gordon
  • Elizabeth Carling as Barbara Clogh
  • Jim Broadbent as Sam Longson
  • Colm Meaney as Don Revie

Directed by:  Tom Hooper

Rating:  R for language.