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Mark Sampson: FA apologises over remarks to Eniola Aluko & Drew Spence

October 18, 2017 6:43 am0 comments
Mark Sampson: FA apologises over remarks to Eniola Aluko & Drew Spence

The FA has apologised to two players after new evidence showed sacked England’s women’s boss Mark Sampson made remarks which were “discriminatory on the grounds of race”. An independent barrister ruled Sampson made unacceptable “ill-judged attempts at humour” on two occasions, to Eniola Aluko and Drew Spence. Katharine Newton said […]

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I'd like a female England coach to replace Sampson – Smith

September 22, 2017 7:44 am0 comments
I'd like a female England coach to replace Sampson - Smith

The England women’s new coach should be female, says the national team’s record goalscorer Kelly Smith. Mark Sampson, 34, was sacked on Wednesday after evidence emerged of “inappropriate and unacceptable” behaviour in a previous role. “I think they’ll take their time on getting the right person, they can’t be hasty,” […]

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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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England 'closer together' despite Sampson claims

September 18, 2017 9:33 pm0 comments
England 'closer together' despite Sampson claims

Media playback is not supported on this device England striker Jodie Taylor says she was shocked by the bullying allegations against manager Mark Sampson but added the squad are now closer together. Sampson is accused of discrimination by Chelsea forward Eniola Aluko but has been cleared of wrongdoing by two […]

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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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