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Boxing champ Glenn Catley is Millwall's Mr Motivator

8 October 2014

Change in training routine for Lions players

": It proved to be a fascinating day, defender Byron Webster told

With his squad facing an international break this weekend, Lions manager Ian Holloway decided to make a change from the normal routine and invited Glenn, who specialises in motivational sports psychology, to speak to the players.

Former British Middleweight Champion Former WBC Super Middleweight Champion Glenn Catley brought a different element to training today as he addressed Millwall's players in two sessions at The Den.
It's been interesting, obviously Glenn has come in and put his own experiences over to us, how he dealt with his boxing and how a lot of press were negative towards him.
tomorrow. Lions Player A full interview with Lions assistant manager Marc Bircham about Wednesday's visit by Glenn Catley will appear on

"It might provide new ways for individuals to help themselves, so that can't be bad."

"Obviously most of us have been in the game a few years, but this might be the first time that they've come across someone who is a motivational speaker like Glenn.

"It's up to yourself as an individual whether you want to use it, or have your own thoughts and ways of doing it now.

"He explained how he used that positively and translated it into how we could use it as a footballer. He was very interesting.

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