I read the Sunday times thing as well, found it, and his story to be very interesting.
Makes no bones of the fact that he was sent in as a big man with very little football abilities to cause trouble and be a gurrier. This is basically what we've always said.
On the her Brennan arm, funny enough I was reading a book on the 2011 win and the author says "Brennan strong arm which should have been a red"
Honestly, I can't remember it either way.