Post Tagged with: "manager"

Michael O'Neill: Northern Ireland manager set for talks over Scotland job

January 12, 2018 10:19 pm0 comments
Michael O'Neill: Northern Ireland manager set for talks over Scotland job

The Scottish FA will hold talks with Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill with a view to him becoming the new Scotland manager. The 48-year-old has been the SFA’s preferred candidate since Gordon Strachan’s departure in October. Negotiations have been ongoing between the governing body and O’Neill’s representatives for some time. […]

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Sam Allardyce: Former England manager is the leading contender for Everton job

November 27, 2017 9:39 am0 comments
Sam Allardyce: Former England manager is the leading contender for Everton job

Sam Allardyce is the leading contender for the Everton manager’s job. The club’s search for a new manager has taken on fresh urgency after Sunday’s 4-1 defeat at Southampton. Allardyce was an early candidate to succeed Ronald Koeman, who was sacked on 23 October, but publicly withdrew after Everton delayed […]

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Scotland: Gordon Strachan leaves his position as national manager

October 12, 2017 9:44 am0 comments
Scotland: Gordon Strachan leaves his position as national manager

Gordon Strachan has left his position as Scotland manager by “mutual consent”, four days after the team failed to qualify for the World Cup. The decision, taken in conjunction with the board of the Scottish Football Association, means 60-year-old Strachan leaves a job he took in January 2013. Assistant Mark […]

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Mark Sampson set to leave as England women's manager

September 20, 2017 8:43 am0 comments
Mark Sampson set to leave as England women's manager

Media playback is not supported on this device Mark Sampson is set to leave his role as England women’s manager after fresh misconduct allegations were made. It comes after his side beat Russia 6-0 in a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday. The 34-year-old took over in 2013 and led England […]

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Ex-England manager Taylor was 'warned of abuse' at Villa

September 13, 2017 12:08 pm0 comments
Ex-England manager Taylor was 'warned of abuse' at Villa

Ex-Aston Villa manager Graham Taylor was warned about the abuse of young players in the 1980s, the FA’s inquiry into sexual abuse has been told. One victim told the Victoria Derbyshire show he was advised to “sweep it under the carpet” and not tell the police. A new document appears […]

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England women's manager Mark Sampson: I'm not a racist

September 12, 2017 12:40 pm0 comments

[unable to retrieve full-text content] England women’s head coach Mark Sampson tells BBC sports editor Dan Roan that he is not a racist after allegations against him by striker Eniola Aluko. BBC Sport – Sport

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Northern Ireland manager O'Neill 'in drink-driving arrest'

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Northern Ireland manager O'Neill 'in drink-driving arrest'

Northern Ireland’s football team manager, Michael O’Neill, has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving. He was detained by police on the outskirts of Edinburgh on Sunday, according to the Scottish Sun. Police Scotland said they arrested and charged a 48-year-old man in connection with drink-driving eastbound on the A720 at […]

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Ariana Grande's manager: Fear cannot rule the day

May 25, 2017 7:54 am0 comments
Ariana Grande's manager: Fear cannot rule the day

Ariana Grande’s manager has said “fear cannot rule the day” as he paid tribute to the victims of the Manchester attack. On Monday, 22 people were killed and 64 injured in a suicide bombing after Grande’s concert at Manchester Arena. In a series of tweets, Scooter Braun said: “With extraordinary […]

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Allardyce resigns as Crystal Palace manager & has 'no ambitions to take another job'

May 23, 2017 8:34 pm0 comments
Allardyce resigns as Crystal Palace manager & has 'no ambitions to take another job'

Sam Allardyce has resigned as Crystal Palace manager five months after he joined the Premier League club. Allardyce replaced Alan Pardew in December on a two-and-half-year deal with the Eagles one point above the relegation zone. But the 62-year-old, who had an ill-fated one-game spell as England boss, led the […]

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Birmingham City: Harry Redknapp named manager after Gianfranco Zola's resignation

April 18, 2017 2:28 am0 comments
Birmingham City: Harry Redknapp named manager after Gianfranco Zola's resignation

Birmingham City have appointed Harry Redknapp as their new manager. The ex-West Ham, Tottenham and QPR boss succeeds Gianfranco Zola, who resigned on Monday after a 2-0 defeat by fellow Championship strugglers Burton Albion. Blues are 20th in the table, three points above the relegation zone with three games left, […]

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