Ian Wright meets Pentonville’s rising group of football coaches.
TV pundit discovers how six-week course delivered by the Arsenal Foundation is rebuilding lives at one of country’s toughest, most oversubscribed prisons.
Ian Wright drapes another medal around a prisoner’s neck but this time there’s a problem. The medals all have Arsenal badges on the front and this prisoner delights in telling Wright that he supports Spurs. “Well, finally I’m giving Tottenham fans some silverware,” Wright replies, his laugh bellowing out and drawing a raucous response from the room. “It’s all love, bro,” he says. “All love."