Narratives in popular discourse

Guardian 28th April 2012, Sports section, p.8

Win or lose …… (David Conn)

“Amid all the dizzying narratives as Manchester faces up to its most momentous of derby matches one central theme is how rapidly sport can chnage and with it the apparent job security of the modern football manager”

So, here we have the (apparent) storyline of football manager job security being challenged by the (more plausible) narrative of ‘changes in the fortunes of sporting enterprises such as football clubs and the way this challenges the apparent job security storyline’ ….