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cherryhopper
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Justin Edinburgh has become the first managerial casualty of the new season, paying the price for Northampton Town losing their opening four league games.


kirby knitters
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Replaced by Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink.


windydcfc
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Crystal Palace have sacked Frank de Boer


windydcfc
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Crystal Palace have sacked Frank de Boer



Roy Hodgson is set to replace him


kirby knitters
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4 games in and 77 days in charge!!

Paying him off and hoping Hodgson delivers or it will be repeated come Janurary.

The madness of the EPL never fails to disappoint.


derekn
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Sep 11, 2017, 1:06 PM

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Paying him off and hoping Hodgson delivers or it will be repeated come January.


What makes you think they'll wait till January?!


kirby knitters
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Paying him off and hoping Hodgson delivers or it will be repeated come January.


What makes you think they'll wait till January?!

With what's at stake yep why would they.


richiejenn
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Sep 11, 2017, 2:08 PM

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Crystal Palace have sacked Frank de Boer

The right decision IMO. With the players close to taking charge of formation and tactics he had to go. Parrish should be making a grovelling apology idc.


WestBerksPalace
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Sep 12, 2017, 5:03 PM

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Crystal Palace have sacked Frank de Boer

The right decision IMO. With the players close to taking charge of formation and tactics he had to go. Parrish should be making a grovelling apology idc.


Quite agree.
The first two home performances were shambolic. Tactically naive and has caused friction on the training ground.
Best get rid now, rather than later when we would be further adrift.

https://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2017/sep/11/frank-de-boer-crystal-palace-ditching-short-termism?CMP=share_btn_fb



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jon b
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Crystal Palace have sacked Frank de Boer

The right decision IMO. With the players close to taking charge of formation and tactics he had to go. Parrish should be making a grovelling apology idc.


idc = I don't care ? or…...?


Ronsdog
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Sep 13, 2017, 1:55 AM

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Crystal Palace have sacked Frank de Boer

The right decision IMO. With the players close to taking charge of formation and tactics he had to go. Parrish should be making a grovelling apology idc.


idc = I don't care ? or…...?


Another Parish failure......how much longer can we continue to put up with his bizarre decision making.

As for his appointing Hodgson, I despair.

Another season of struggle and toil in the offing.

So much for the lauded change in direction for Palace.


richiejenn
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Crystal Palace have sacked Frank de Boer

The right decision IMO. With the players close to taking charge of formation and tactics he had to go. Parrish should be making a grovelling apology idc.


idc = I don't care ? or…...?

Sorry. In due course


dottirofhod
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Sep 13, 2017, 11:20 AM

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Crystal Palace have sacked Frank de Boer

The right decision IMO. With the players close to taking charge of formation and tactics he had to go. Parrish should be making a grovelling apology idc.


idc = I don't care ? or…...?

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UKPunk
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Crystal Palace have sacked Frank de Boer

The right decision IMO. With the players close to taking charge of formation and tactics he had to go. Parrish should be making a grovelling apology idc.


idc = I don't care ? or…...?

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windydcfc
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Sep 16, 2017, 6:45 PM

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Birmingham City have sacked Harry Redknapp


jon b
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Sep 16, 2017, 9:19 PM

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Two more gone.

After a quiet start panic is setting in nicely.

Sackings of Gary Caldwell at Chesterfield and Michael Brown at Port Vale.


leohoenig
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Sep 17, 2017, 1:25 AM

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Two more gone.

After a quiet start panic is setting in nicely.

Sackings of Gary Caldwell at Chesterfield and Michael Brown at Port Vale.


Two out of three of the teams currently below Cheltenham
Mr. Cooper - are you worried?



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Troutbridge
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My money would be on Harry Kewell or Koeman to go next -judging by the sackings of late.



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Tykeoldboy
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Sep 18, 2017, 2:46 PM

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Paddy Power offered 66/1 on Ugo Ehiogu taking over at Birmingham. I consider these to be poor odds, as he died in April.

Rene Weiler, now ex Anderlecht, coiuld be among the favourites to take over. Rene was sacked just a few months after winning the Belgian League with Anderlecht, who are 9 points adrift of leaders Club Brugge, after just a handful of games.


(This post was edited by Tykeoldboy on Sep 18, 2017, 2:49 PM)


kirby knitters
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A genuine error with the Ehiogu odds or are these people sick in the head?


acmold
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A genuine error with the Ehiogu odds or are these people sick in the head?


Error according to TV text and they have apologised.


KnowYourMarket
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And some publicity for Paddy Power. Genuine error my arse.



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kirby knitters
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A genuine error with the Ehiogu odds or are these people sick in the head?


Error according to TV text and they have apologised.

The same firm have withdrawn an advert featuring boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr which told readers to 'always bet black'

This lot know exactly what they are doing!!


windydcfc
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Oldham Athletic have sacked manager John Sheridan


windydcfc
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Gillingham have sacked manager Ady Pennock


jon b
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Sacked? No, not at all, he left by "mutual consent". Crazy

Wonder if they'll ever mutually consent to appoint him for a fourth time.


windydcfc
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Jack Lester is lined up to become the next Chesterfield manager


kirby knitters
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Steve Cotterill in at Birmingham.


derekn
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Oct 6, 2017, 10:39 PM

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Neil Aspin in at Port Vale


windydcfc
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Leicester City have sacked manager Craig Shakespeare


derekn
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To be replaced by any unknown foreign manager with no experience in England, probably.


kirby knitters
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To be replaced by any unknown foreign manager with no experience in England, probably.

Not the way the owners of LCFC are likely to do things. They had little option but to give Shakespeare the job after what he achieved when Ranieri was given the boot but sadly the writing was on the wall when results started going wrong after the CL exit against Atletico.


kirby knitters
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Richie Wellens in at Oldham Ath after five games in charge as caretaker.


007Dale
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West Ham have not sacked Slavan Bilic and told him he has more time to turn things around.

I give it one more week....


derekn
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but Everton have removed Ronald Koeman this lunchtime


Troutbridge
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with Moyes touted as a name to replace him. Stranger things have happened I suppose.



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kirby knitters
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with Moyes touted as a name to replace him. Stranger things have happened I suppose.

Way down the list with the bookies. Sean Dyche at 2/1. May upset the KPS owners!


paulh66
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Wouldn't be surprised if this is the job to tempt Coleman away from Wales. That's if Everton want him, of course.


windydcfc
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Wouldn't be surprised if this is the job to tempt Coleman away from Wales. That's if Everton want him, of course.



Dependent on the outcome of the World Cup playoffs, I think you could add Martin & Michael O'Neil as on Everton's radar


jon b
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To be replaced by any unknown foreign manager with no experience in England, probably.


Well Ryan Giggs is interested, and although not foreign, no-one could accuse him of having managerial experience in England.

Or anywhere else. Crazy


Tykeoldboy
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Giggs and Neville seem to think that because ttey played at the top level they can manage at that level. I suppose managing at a lower level and gaining managerial experience is beneath them.


Tim
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I don't often defend Premier League big boys but if you read the BBC article about Giggs you will see that he is not saying that at all.


jon b
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One quote from the interview:

"There are clubs in the Premier League which would be good jobs but also in the Championship and League One."

Nice to know he might be willing to dirty his hands with a League One club.

After all, what would he learn from working up from Non League? I mean what good did it do the likes of Martin O'Neill, Nigel Clough, Chris Wilder…….


Ropemaker
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Leicester City have sacked manager Craig Shakespeare

To be replaced by any unknown foreign manager with no experience in England, probably.

Leicester now in advanced talks with former Southampton head coach Claude Puel apparently



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kirby knitters
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Leicester City have sacked manager Craig Shakespeare

To be replaced by any unknown foreign manager with no experience in England, probably.

Leicester now in advanced talks with former Southampton head coach Claude Puel apparently

Appointed on a three-year contract.


jon b
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Leicester now in advanced talks with former Southampton head coach Claude Puel apparently

Appointed on a three-year contract.


Three year contract?! Oh yeah, i'm sure they'll stand by that when the going gets tough and they're searching for the brown trousers. Cool


007Dale
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Leicester City have sacked manager Craig Shakespeare

To be replaced by any unknown foreign manager with no experience in England, probably.

Leicester now in advanced talks with former Southampton head coach
Claude Puel apparently

Appointed on a three-year contract.


I have broadly the same feeling to this appointment as I had when Ranieri was appointed: underwhelming.

However, perhaps the owners know best....

The last theee manager appointments have worked out very well in some form or other:
1. Nigel Pearson got us promoted and crucially kept is up in a miracle ending to the 14-15 season (and they really could have pulled the trigger at the low-point of that season, but didn't).
2. Claudio Ranieri - need say no more.
3. Craig Shakespeare - kept us up with a stunning comeback from March. Oh and turned the Champions League tie with Seville to get us into the QF.


windydcfc
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Leicester City have sacked manager Craig Shakespeare

To be replaced by any unknown foreign manager with no experience in England, probably.

Leicester now in advanced talks with former Southampton head coach
Claude Puel apparently

Appointed on a three-year contract.


I have broadly the same feeling to this appointment as I had when Ranieri was appointed: underwhelming.

However, perhaps the owners know best....

The last theee manager appointments have worked out very well in some form or other:
1. Nigel Pearson got us promoted and crucially kept is up in a miracle ending to the 14-15 season (and they really could have pulled the trigger at the low-point of that season, but didn't).
2. Claudio Ranieri - need say no more.
3. Craig Shakespeare - kept us up with a stunning comeback from March. Oh and turned the Champions League tie with Seville to get us into the QF.



You've lived the dream now & had your fun. It's time to rejoin us dross in the Championship lolLaugh


derekn
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Lee Clark has left Bury today


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Simon Grayson sacked at Sunderland


windydcfc
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Nov 6, 2017, 11:13 AM

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WHU have sacked manager Slaven Bilic


dottirofhod
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Nov 6, 2017, 11:23 AM

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Bet you beat KK by seconds.




July 1, 2018 to June 30,2019 = 121 / 99 / 22(You know my rules) @ 21 /11 /2018.(Only 8 x 0-0's)
Benelux. Bel = 0-0-0- ( 0-0-0 ) - ( 5-0-0-1 ) Lux = 0-0. Neth = 0-0-0 - ( 2 - 1 ).
Scotland Senior 0-0-0-0-(0-0)-EastofS -1 NofS 0 - SouthofS -2 - Junior (0-0-0)-(0-0-1-0)-(0-0)-(0).
N I = 0-0-5. ROI =0-0-( Leinster-2 , Munster-2, Ulster -0.) Wales =0- (0-0).
Scan Den=1-1, Faroes=8, Fin=0-2, Ice=0-3, Nor=0-9, Swe=0-1. Baltics Est= 0, Lat= 2, Lith=1.


HantsLondoner
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I think Everton should go for Bilic (ex-player, too). He'd do a decent job there.

Moyes favourite for the West Ham job.... seems to be a problem with a lot of WH fans.



If you're going to/been to a Hampshire Premier League match, I'd really appreciate you filling in a questionnaire - available in the Groundhopping/General section, or just PM me for a copy. Thanks.

(This post was edited by HantsLondoner on Nov 6, 2017, 11:35 AM)


Ropemaker
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After last night's Panorama about Everton and Arsenal being potentially owned by the same oligarch, maybe Arsene can manage both

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-41878954



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windydcfc
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Replaced by David Moyes


UKPunk
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Replaced by David Moyes

He'll likely keep them up but within three games the West Ham fans will no doubt be whingeing about how boring the football is. Sly



1-0-1-0-4-25-40-65-181-289=606

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jon b
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WHU have sacked manager Slaven Bilic


Replaced by David Moyes

He'll likely keep them up but within three games the West Ham fans will no doubt be whingeing about how boring the football is. Sly


He's inherited a better squad than at Sunderland but his recent track record is not great.


windydcfc
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Nov 17, 2017, 8:02 PM

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Simon Grayson sacked at Sunderland



Just about to be replaced by Chris Coleman


garethwrexy
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Wales to Sunderland who would of thought itSmile



wrexham fc fa trophy winners 2013 !


kirby knitters
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Pulis sacked at WBA.


Bradshaw
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Unfortunately Gary Megson hasn't gone with him.


DonQuixote
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WHU have sacked manager Slaven Bilic


Replaced by David Moyes

He'll likely keep them up but within three games the West Ham fans will no doubt be whingeing about how boring the football is. Sly



Make that errr one game....



Play-off programmes wanted: 2004 Basingstoke v Lewes. 2005 Droylsden v Kettering, Maldon v Barking, Maldon v Uxbridge. 2006 Brackley v Marlow, Kendal v Stocksbridge. 2007 Paulton v Taunton, Tooting v Hastings. 2008 Didcot v Oxford City, Tooting v Worthing, Sheffield v Stocksbridge. 2009 East Thurrock v Concord, Ilkeston v Kendal, Nantwich v Guiseley, Stocksbridge v Carlton. 2014 Tiverton v Paulton. 2015 Darlington v Bamber Bridge.

FA Vase semis wanted: 1978 Barton v Hungerford. 2001 Taunton v Clitheroe.


FA Trophy programmes wanted: 1969-70 Any round from first season. Have many but plenty of gaps still to fill.


cherryhopper
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Wasn't aware until watching Goal Rush on Channel 5 tonight that Mark McGhee is now manager of Barnet. Previous incumbent Rossi Eames wasn't sacked but demoted to the role of Head of Player Development.


Ropemaker
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Nov 29, 2017, 2:01 PM

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Pulis sacked at WBA.

Replaced by Alan Pardew, who's contracted til end of 2019/20

Time will tell



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Richard Rundle
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Is it any wonder there aren't many English contenders for the top Premier League jobs when both Allardyce and Pardew keep getting jobs like this instead of young British talent getting a chance.


Ropemaker
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I make that 14 changes for the season, unless I've missed one:

Prem (5): C Palace, Leicester, Everton, West Ham, WBA
Champ (2): Birmingham, Sunderland
L1 (4): Northampton, Oldham, Gillingham, Bury
L2 (3): Chesterfield, Port Vale, Barnet



Just because you're paranoid, it doesn't mean they're not out to get you.


paulh66
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A young British talent blew his 5-week audition at Goodison.
On the wider theme, though, it was interesting to hear ambitious young manager Michael Appleton's perspective on Sky earlier in the week. Basically that an up and coming British manager's best, and possibly only, hope of getting a Premier job is to take a club up from the Championship. He wasn't going to do that with Oxford any time soon so the chance to be a number 2 at a PL club, and at least be involved at the top level, proved more tempting than building his reputation even further in the lower leagues.


bmavfc
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If unsworth was a up and coming manager he should try starting lower down than the PL.


kirby knitters
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Leonid Slutsky has departed Hull City by mutual consent.


derekn
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Nigel Adkins is the new man at Hull City


Climate Change
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Swansea looking for new manager.



I don't need Google. I have a Hoddy.


oxpete
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Dec 21, 2017, 4:47 AM

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Swansea looking for new manager.


http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42434708

I think the timid second-half performance at Everton on Monday proved one embarrassment too far.

But the board are as much to blame for this season's shambles as anyone else, the prolonged faffing about concerning the transfer of Sigurdsson being just one example. £45mil doesn't look quite the bargain it did back in August, because the losses inflicted by relegation could put that into the shade. Too many of my Swansea-supporting friends think they'll 'consolidate' in the Championship ready for the jump back up - I personally think there's more chance they'll follow the example of Leeds, Forest or Sheffield Wednesday (or maybe Sunderland?) and could drop again...

I feel for Paul Clement, but if he had to go then the board should have been dynamic and sacked him while Chris Coleman was still available. If Pulis is offered (and takes) the job, and if Alan Curtis is happy to work with him, there might still be a slim chance.

Whatever, it's home to Crystal Palace on Saturday. If they don't win that (or at Watford on 30th) there are just too many difficult matches coming up to offer much hope...





derekn
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Swansea looking for new manager.


http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42434708

I think the timid second-half performance at Everton on Monday proved one embarrassment too far.

But the board are as much to blame for this season's shambles as anyone else, the prolonged faffing about concerning the transfer of Sigurdsson being just one example. £45mil doesn't look quite the bargain it did back in August, because the losses inflicted by relegation could put that into the shade. Too many of my Swansea-supporting friends think they'll 'consolidate' in the Championship ready for the jump back up - I personally think there's more chance they'll follow the example of Leeds, Forest or Sheffield Wednesday (or maybe Sunderland?) and could drop again...

I feel for Paul Clement, but if he had to go then the board should have been dynamic and sacked him while Chris Coleman was still available. If Pulis is offered (and takes) the job, and if Alan Curtis is happy to work with him, there might still be a slim chance.

Whatever, it's home to Crystal Palace on Saturday. If they don't win that (or at Watford on 30th) there are just too many difficult matches coming up to offer much hope...


and Garry Monk has left Middlesbrough. Back to Swansea, perhaps?


oxpete
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Swansea looking for new manager.


http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42434708

I think the timid second-half performance at Everton on Monday proved one embarrassment too far.

But the board are as much to blame for this season's shambles as anyone else, the prolonged faffing about concerning the transfer of Sigurdsson being just one example. £45mil doesn't look quite the bargain it did back in August, because the losses inflicted by relegation could put that into the shade. Too many of my Swansea-supporting friends think they'll 'consolidate' in the Championship ready for the jump back up - I personally think there's more chance they'll follow the example of Leeds, Forest or Sheffield Wednesday (or maybe Sunderland?) and could drop again...

I feel for Paul Clement, but if he had to go then the board should have been dynamic and sacked him while Chris Coleman was still available. If Pulis is offered (and takes) the job, and if Alan Curtis is happy to work with him, there might still be a slim chance.

Whatever, it's home to Crystal Palace on Saturday. If they don't win that (or at Watford on 30th) there are just too many difficult matches coming up to offer much hope...


and Garry Monk has left Middlesbrough. Back to Swansea, perhaps?


YES PLEASE! Personally, I'd jump at the chance!





jon b
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and Garry Monk has left Middlesbrough


It is ironic that with widespread discontent in recent months at Hillsborough with the Owls manager, it is the victorious visiting manager who is given the boot.


derekn
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and now he's gone too! Bye bye, Carlos Carvahal at Sheffield Wednesday.


noprogs
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Both managers sacked after the same match must be a first.
Unless someone knows different....


cherryhopper
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Dec 26, 2017, 7:17 PM

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and Garry Monk has left Middlesbrough

Replaced by Tony Pulis.


kirby knitters
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and now he's gone too! Bye bye, Carlos Carvahal at Sheffield Wednesday.

He has now turned up at Swansea City.


jon b
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and now he's gone too! Bye bye, Carlos Carvahal at Sheffield Wednesday.

He has now turned up at Swansea City.[/reply

Maybe it's an example of forward planning, after all he has plenty of Championship experience Unimpressed


cherryhopper
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Dec 31, 2017, 11:03 AM

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Yesterday's 1-0 home defeat to Sunderland the final straw for the bread man. Nottingham Forest have sacked Mark Warburton.


windydcfc
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Dec 31, 2017, 3:54 PM

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Yesterday's 1-0 home defeat to Sunderland the final straw for the bread man. Nottingham Forest have sacked Mark Warburton.



Forest the team that just keeps on givingLaughLaughNo stop.....Sly


Tykeoldboy
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Yesterday's 1-0 home defeat to Sunderland the final straw for the bread man. Nottingham Forest have sacked Mark Warburton.


He'll rise again.


dottirofhod
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Jan 1, 2018, 8:35 PM

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I'll toast that.




July 1, 2018 to June 30,2019 = 121 / 99 / 22(You know my rules) @ 21 /11 /2018.(Only 8 x 0-0's)
Benelux. Bel = 0-0-0- ( 0-0-0 ) - ( 5-0-0-1 ) Lux = 0-0. Neth = 0-0-0 - ( 2 - 1 ).
Scotland Senior 0-0-0-0-(0-0)-EastofS -1 NofS 0 - SouthofS -2 - Junior (0-0-0)-(0-0-1-0)-(0-0)-(0).
N I = 0-0-5. ROI =0-0-( Leinster-2 , Munster-2, Ulster -0.) Wales =0- (0-0).
Scan Den=1-1, Faroes=8, Fin=0-2, Ice=0-3, Nor=0-9, Swe=0-1. Baltics Est= 0, Lat= 2, Lith=1.


colpic
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Hopefully he gets a job soon as he kneads the dough.



Where's the 'ignore this poster' button?


paulh66
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Some reckon he's the best thing since sliced....oh..


buncranaboy
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No crumbs of comfort from today's point at Leeds then ?


mick
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No, only pain.


buncranaboy
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No, only pain.


Very good. WinkWinkWink


Veteran
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Presumably he'll just loaf around till he finds another roll

He might end up at Bake-up Borough ...


colpic
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Jan 3, 2018, 4:49 PM

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Presumably he'll just loaf around till he finds another roll

He might end up at Bake-up Borough ...


Or on TV. The Great British Bacup?



Where's the 'ignore this poster' button?


UKPunk
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He'll be ok, I'm sure he's well bred. Sly



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cherryhopper
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Stoke City have finally sacked Mark Hughes after today's FA Cup defeat at Coventry City.


derekn
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and now he's gone too! Bye bye, Carlos Carvahal at Sheffield Wednesday.


Replaced by ex-Hertha Berlin boss Jos Lukuhay


kirby knitters
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and now he's gone too! Bye bye, Carlos Carvahal at Sheffield Wednesday.


Replaced by ex-Hertha Berlin boss Jos Lukuhay

Says it is just the challenge he has been waiting for but he's had a few in the past at various German clubs and not done much. Another risk that will probably end in failure.


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Yesterday's 1-0 home defeat to Sunderland the final straw for the bread man. Nottingham Forest have sacked Mark Warburton.

Aitor Karanka to be the new man at Forest.


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Chris Lucketti and his no 2 have departed Bury


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Stoke City have finally sacked Mark Hughes after today's FA Cup defeat at Coventry City.


Replaced by Paul Lambert.


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Stoke City have finally sacked Mark Hughes after today's FA Cup defeat at Coventry City.


Replaced by Paul Lambert.


Is he really better than Mark Hughes? Yikes, scrapping the barrel.


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That loveable purveyor of total football, Graham Westley, is the new man at Barnet.


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Phil Brown placed on gardening leave by Southend United until a settlement can be reached.


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with the club having already sourced a replacement, the local rag reckons on either Chris Powell or the Cowley brothers.


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with the club having already sourced a replacement, the local rag reckons on either Chris Powell or the Cowley brothers.

Must say i've never heard of a manager being sent on gardening leave in these circumstances.


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with the club having already sourced a replacement, the local rag reckons on either Chris Powell or the Cowley brothers.

Must say i've never heard of a manager being sent on gardening leave in these circumstances.


Gary Megson at Bolton Wanderers springs to mind, and Ally McCoist at Rangers? Basically suspended on full pay until compensation can be agreed.


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with the club having already sourced a replacement, the local rag reckons on either Chris Powell or the Cowley brothers.

Must say i've never heard of a manager being sent on gardening leave in these circumstances.


Gary Megson at Bolton Wanderers springs to mind, and Ally McCoist at Rangers? Basically suspended on full pay until compensation can be agreed.

Remember them both but it seems a strange way of doing things because there is surely no way back for a manager that is treated this way so why not just sack him then sort out finances later which is the norm.?


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Must say i've never heard of a manager being sent on gardening leave in these circumstances.


Gary Megson at Bolton Wanderers springs to mind, and Ally McCoist at Rangers? Basically suspended on full pay until compensation can be agreed.

Remember them both but it seems a strange way of doing things because there is surely no way back for a manager that is treated this way so why not just sack him then sort out finances later which is the norm.?


I agree it's a very strange way of doing things. Megson was out of the game for months (on full pay), before taking over at Sheffield Wednesday. Maybe Bolton couldn't afford to pay him off with a lump sum?


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Must say i've never heard of a manager being sent on gardening leave in these circumstances.


Gary Megson at Bolton Wanderers springs to mind, and Ally McCoist at Rangers? Basically suspended on full pay until compensation can be agreed.

Remember them both but it seems a strange way of doing things because there is surely no way back for a manager that is treated this way so why not just sack him then sort out finances later which is the norm.?


I agree it's a very strange way of doing things. Megson was out of the game for months (on full pay), before taking over at Sheffield Wednesday. Maybe Bolton couldn't afford to pay him off with a lump sum?

And Rangers were in complete melt down when McCoist left so that is probably the answer.


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Sean O'Driscoll was put on gardening duties by Doncaster Rovers before leaving.


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Robbie Neilson leaves MK Dons by "mutual consent"



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Watford have sacked Marco Silva.

Perhaps the daftest reason in history, they’re blaming Everton!!!

They are 10th in the Premier as well


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Javi Gracia named new Watford head coach

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42768739



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Watford have sacked Marco Silva.

Perhaps the daftest reason in history, they’re blaming Everton!!!

They are 10th in the Premier as well


Didn't they turn down £10m compo from Everton ?


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Pep Clotet has been sacked at Oxford United


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Watford have sacked Marco Silva.

Perhaps the daftest reason in history, they’re blaming Everton!!!

They are 10th in the Premier as well


They tapped him up, he agreed in private with them to go (after only 9 games!), Everton then made an official bid (or bids) for him before Watford said no every time. Since then he lost his focus, the players lost their focus and the form has been dreadful. At the moment the club is going to be relegated so something had to change. Everton aren't the reason but they were the catalyst.


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Robbie Neilson leaves MK Dons by "mutual consent"

Replaced by former academy coach Dan Micciche.


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Phil Brown placed on gardening leave by Southend United until a settlement can be reached.

Chris Powell in on 2.5 year contract.


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Leeds have sacked Thomas Christiansen - apparently the club want Steve McClaren to replace him.


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Bad day in Yorkshire. Stuart MacCall sacked by Bradford City.


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Leeds have sacked Thomas Christiansen - apparently the club want Steve McClaren to replace him.

though up there it seems Paul Heckingbottom is about to leave Barnsley to take the Leeds job 4 days after signing a new contract


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Leeds have sacked Thomas Christiansen - apparently the club want Steve McClaren to replace him.

though up there it seems Paul Heckingbottom is about to leave Barnsley to take the Leeds job 4 days after signing a new contract

Confirmed Heckingbottom has left Barnsley to join Leeds


(This post was edited by Barnsley Dave on Feb 6, 2018, 11:49 AM)


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Shaun Derry has left Cambridge United after this evenings game.


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Simon Grayson is the new man in charge of Bradford City.


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Grimsby and Russell Slade have parted company



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Grimsby and Russell Slade have parted company


Not nice to see someone lost their job but 12 games without a win makes this inevitable.


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I see that the WBA owner has sacked the chairman and chief exec. I don't think there should be anywhere near as many sacking s as there are, but its nearly always the manager that carries the can. The people who appoint managerial failure after managerial failure always seem immune from paying for their mistakes!

Maybe we'll start to see more sackings at boardroom level from now on...


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I see that the WBA owner has sacked the chairman and chief exec. I don't think there should be anywhere near as many sacking s as there are, but its nearly always the manager that carries the can. The people who appoint managerial failure after managerial failure always seem immune from paying for their mistakes!

Maybe we'll start to see more sackings at boardroom level from now on...


I don't like to see anyone sacked but this does make a refreshing change.


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I see that the WBA owner has sacked the chairman and chief exec. I don't think there should be anywhere near as many sacking s as there are, but its nearly always the manager that carries the can. The people who appoint managerial failure after managerial failure always seem immune from paying for their mistakes!

Maybe we'll start to see more sackings at boardroom level from now on...


I don't like to see anyone sacked but this does make a refreshing change.

Alan Pardew must be feeling a little insecure now that the people who appointed him have been given the elbow. One league win in his three months there probably won't help either.


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Leeds have sacked Thomas Christiansen - apparently the club want Steve McClaren to replace him.

though up there it seems Paul Heckingbottom is about to leave Barnsley to take the Leeds job 4 days after signing a new contract

Confirmed Heckingbottom has left Barnsley to join Leeds

And Barnsley have appointed Portugese Jose Morais in his place.


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I can see the bus being parked as I typeWink


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Fleetwood sack Uwe Rosler



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Fleetwood sack Uwe Rosler

Replaced by John Sheridan.


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Peterborough have sacked Grant McCann


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Peterborough have sacked Grant McCann


Confirmation, if it were needed, that even managers who are doing their job fairly well aren't safe from being sacked by knee-jerk chairmen or put under pressure by impatient supporters.

Peterborough are presently just four points off a play-off place with two games in hand, and they've only lost one of their eight league matches played in 2018 (admittedly, they've drawn six). On top of that, they won 3-1 away at Aston Villa in the FA Cup, so it has hardly been a bad period for them. And Grant McCann has been a long-serving loyal servant to the club, both on and off the pitch.

I'm presently reading the book 'I Believe In Miracles' by Daniel Taylor, about the first three or four years of Brian Clough's reign as manager of Nottingham Forest. In Clough's seventeen fixtures managed in his first season, Forest won only three. And in the forty-one fixtures he managed throughout 1975, Forest won just eleven. His predecessor - Allan Brown - had won fifteen at the same stage. If Forest had shown then the sort of impatience and lack of class that Peterborough have done here, I doubt that Clough would've even kept his job long enough to win them the promotion he did in 1977.

On the positive side, I'm going to guess that Grant McCann won't be out of work for too long.





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Brian Clough was a different era to the panic sacking owners of today. Howard Kendall (Everton) had reached the bottom of the barrel in 1982 but they stuck with him and he won 2 titles, the FA Cup and the ECWC. ALex Ferguson, everyone knows how close he came to the sack in 1990


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Now up to 33 changes, 31 clubs, for the season, unless I've missed one:

Prem (8): C Palace, Leicester, Everton, West Ham, WBA, Swansea, Stoke, Watford
Champ (8): Birmingham, Sunderland, Hull, Middlesbrough, Sheff W, Nottm F, Leeds, Barnsley
L1 (11): Northampton, Oldham, Gillingham, Bury (2), Southend, MK Dons, Oxford, Bradford, Fleetwood, Peterborough
L2 (6): Chesterfield, Port Vale, Barnet (2), Cambridge, Grimsby



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Steve Evans has resigned as manager of Mansfield Town. Now I wonder why he has done that? Tongue


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If he does end up at Peterborough can only see it ending in tears at some point. Peterborough Chairman +Barry Fry + Steve Evans + Paul Raynor = Trouble.


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If he does end up at Peterborough can only see it ending in tears at some point. Peterborough Chairman +Barry Fry + Steve Evans + Paul Raynor = Trouble.


And lo and behold, the new manager of Peterborough is....
Steve Evans.



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David Flitcroft: Mansfield set to appoint Swindon manager as boss.


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Grimsby Town: Michael Jolley named as new manager of League Two club


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I understand Steve Cotterill has left Birmingham City.


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I understand Steve Cotterill has left Birmingham City.

Now confirmed. Gary Monk on way in.


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Good luck to Gary Monk but with our squad I'd be suprised if Pep Guardiola could keep us up!


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Guardiola only manages teams with billions to spend so we’ll never really know how wonderful a coach he actually is. I’d like to see him do what Ranieri did at Leicester, as that WAS an achievement.



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Good luck to Gary Monk but with our squad I'd be suprised if Pep Guardiola could keep us up!

Pep has gone to Blues as well!!! Pep Clotet, as his assistant who was also with him at Swansea and Leeds.


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Good luck to Gary Monk but with our squad I'd be suprised if Pep Guardiola could keep us up!

Pep has gone to Blues as well!!! Pep Clotet, as his assistant who was also with him at Swansea and Leeds.

Yes the one who was such a success at Oxford!


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Good luck to Gary Monk but with our squad I'd be suprised if Pep Guardiola could keep us up!

Pep has gone to Blues as well!!! Pep Clotet, as his assistant who was also with him at Swansea and Leeds.

Yes the one who was such a success at Oxford!


Many coaches are better assistants, than managers.


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Good luck to Gary Monk but with our squad I'd be suprised if Pep Guardiola could keep us up!

Pep has gone to Blues as well!!! Pep Clotet, as his assistant who was also with him at Swansea and Leeds.

Yes the one who was such a success at Oxford!


Many coaches are better assistants, than managers.

Michael Appleton is highly thought of at Leicester in that role and he quit at Oxford as manager to take it.Sly


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Pep has gone to Blues as well!!! Pep Clotet, as his assistant who was also with him at Swansea and Leeds.

Yes the one who was such a success at Oxford!


Many coaches are better assistants, than managers.


Maybe his role as assistant is just to give the pep talks.


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Walsall sack Jon Whitney as manager of League One club .


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Southampton have sacked Mauricio Pellegrino.


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Southampton have sacked Mauricio Pellegrino.


What they gonna do now? Bring in Harry Redknapp?!

I suspect the board are maybe three months too late - they should have been doing something at about the same time Swansea were giving themselves a well-needed kick up the backside. Southampton have really sleep-walked into their present position. They've only won once in their last seventeen league matches, and have gone eight home matches without a win - properly dreadful form.

After next week's FA Cup match away at Wigan (I don't fancy their chances at all), their final remaining seven league fixtures are all difficult-looking:

West Ham (away)
Arsenal (away)
Chelsea (home)
Leicester City (away)
AFC Bournemouth (home)
Everton (away)
Man.City (home)

They might get a draw at West Ham, and they might get a draw at home to Bournemouth. But I can easily see them losing the rest of them.





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5 mths late......



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And to think they got rid of Claude Puel.! Not everyones cup of tea but the Prem table says he aint a half bad manager.


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What they gonna do now? Bring in Harry Redknapp?!


For instant impact they could do far worse than go for Marco Silva. Unless he's sitting tight to replace Big Sam in the summer.


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Southampton have sacked Mauricio Pellegrino.


What they gonna do now? Bring in Harry Redknapp?!


For instant impact they could do far worse than go for Marco Silva. Unless he's sitting tight to replace Big Sam in the summer.


Unlike Oxford United who have now gone a leisurely 48 days and counting without appointing a new manager, Saints will be eager to fill the gap asap. So it'll have to be a manager presently out-of-work, and Marco Silva would certainly be one of the best candidates in that group.





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Mark Hughes will also be in the frame for the Southampton job.


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Hughes in at Southampton



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Replaced by Wrexham's Dean Keates, apparently http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/43423513


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I wish dean Keats all the best, thank you dean Smile



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After fifty-two days without appointing a new manager, the Oxford Mail newspaper has got all excited about SkyBet slashing the odds on Sven-Goran Eriksson being the next new Oxford United manager. He is third-favourite at 4-1.

Of the first twenty comments from OUFC fans on the newspaper website, eighteen are most definitely against the idea. Of the two fans posting positive comments, one admits that he's only in agreement cos he'll want to perve over Sven's wife!





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At least there's some speculation down your way. There's hardly been a word of who's going to replace the ignorant, arrogant,foul mouthed **** at Ipswich.
As I don't have to suffer the crap his team produces, I can be quite polite about him, unlike the poor sods that have just gone five home games without a goal.


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At least there's some speculation down your way. There's hardly been a word of who's going to replace the ignorant, arrogant,foul mouthed **** at Ipswich.
As I don't have to suffer the crap his team produces, I can be quite polite about him, unlike the poor sods that have just gone five home games without a goal.


According to the guy at TWTD, Mowbray is the favourite within the club hierarchy. He'd be a decent appointment I think.

Everyone is just waiting for MM to leave and there will be a collective sigh of relief when he does. It will be interesting to see whether crowds pick up again.


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Meanwhile, at a place nearly but not quite Barnet

http://www.bbc.com/sport/football/43456712



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Meanwhile, at a place nearly but not quite Barnet

http://www.bbc.com/sport/football/43456712


Martin Allen back in at Barnet for his 28th stint.
Heard him on talksport at Cheltenham festival last week saying how much he was enjoying being a host at West Ham and getting his golf handicap downLaugh


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At least there's some speculation down your way. There's hardly been a word of who's going to replace the ignorant, arrogant,foul mouthed **** at Ipswich.
As I don't have to suffer the crap his team produces, I can be quite polite about him, unlike the poor sods that have just gone five home games without a goal.


According to the guy at TWTD, Mowbray is the favourite within the club hierarchy. He'd be a decent appointment I think.

Everyone is just waiting for MM to leave and there will be a collective sigh of relief when he does. It will be interesting to see whether crowds pick up again.


Ipswich should be careful what they wish for. He's done a solid job on limited money. Just take a look at the Hawthorns


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At least there's some speculation down your way. There's hardly been a word of who's going to replace the ignorant, arrogant,foul mouthed **** at Ipswich.
As I don't have to suffer the crap his team produces, I can be quite polite about him, unlike the poor sods that have just gone five home games without a goal.


According to the guy at TWTD, Mowbray is the favourite within the club hierarchy. He'd be a decent appointment I think.

Everyone is just waiting for MM to leave and there will be a collective sigh of relief when he does. It will be interesting to see whether crowds pick up again.


Ipswich should be careful what they wish for. He's done a solid job on limited money. Just take a look at the Hawthorns


I'd happily take a high risk of being relegated if it meant getting rid of McCarthy. He's destroying the club with his brand of football and his relationship with the fans.


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Most Ipswich fans know he's done a fair job with the resources he's had. But they now hate him and he hates them, so no way back.
As for Tony M, lovely bloke who would command massive respect, but sadly his CV probably reads "never let anyone down, but never performed miracles either", Unless the owner is prepared to loosen the purse strings then 16 more years of mediocrity awaits. But why leave an average club for another average club?


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Most Ipswich fans know he's done a fair job with the resources he's had.


True, and there have been positive moments - that last minute winner at Watford in 2014/15 for one (I was in the home end and had to sit on my hands)...

Unfortunately it's been largely downhill from there and the main memory of his time in charge for me is watching us play away at Millwall and hoofing it up to David McGoldrick about 20 or 30 times during the match, only for Danny Shittu to head it away with ease on every occasion. Not sure I've ever felt more sorry for a player on the pitch as I did that day for McGoldrick.


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As noted elsewhere, Dino Maamria is the new man in charge at Stevenage.


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Jaap Stam has gone from Reading this morning.


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Jaap Stam has gone from Reading this morning.

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...making a mockery of ‘Tiger Chairman’s’ idea of finely timed negotiations subtly blended with the ‘WOW’ factor (his words, not mine). Premier League in five years? The joker’s winging it!

However, the ‘new manager bounce’ worries me for next Sunday...





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Karl Robinson leaving Charlton Athletic according to "Sky Sources"

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Oxford Mail is reporting that he is “on the brink” of taking over at Oxford United.





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Oxford Mail is reporting that he is “on the brink” of taking over at Oxford United.
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So what ever happened with the talks that Patrick Kluivert was having at Oxford then as reported on here.Sly



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Oxford Mail is reporting that he is “on the brink” of taking over at Oxford United.
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So what ever happened with the talks that Patrick Kluivert was having at Oxford then as reported on here.Sly



Probably went the same way as all the other talks Tiger has been having with candidates over the past fifty-eight days.

Simon Grayson, Frank Lampard, Sven Goran Eriksson, Jaap Stam, Craig Bellamy, Duncan Ferguson, Kevin Phillips, Stuart McCall, Tim Sherwood, David Unsworth, Sol Campbell and maybe a dozen others have all been at various degrees of “on the brink” over the past two months.

The jury is still out concerning this new owner, but the longer he (and he alone) drags out this process, the more it looks like he really doesn’t understand how to run a football club. I guess we’ll know by the end of today, and a win at Fratton Park on Sunday will have everyone singing his genius (except me, obviouslyMad). But I get the real feeling that Tiger is just the latest in a long line of OUFC owners who prove to be out-of-depth/useless/downright dangerous...





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But I get the real feeling that Tiger is just the latest in a long line of OUFC owners who prove to be out-of-depth/useless/downright dangerous...


*Allegedly, obviously! Tongue





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Some clubs if very unlucky may cop for one of the above in a lifetime but for all three to turn up at the same place at different times.? Only at Oxford United could such a thing happen!!Sly


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Some clubs if very unlucky may cop for one of the above in a lifetime but for all three to turn up at the same place at different times.? Only at Oxford United could such a thing happen!!Sly


That’s a bit unfair on Stuart McCall - he’ll be a good manager somewhere soon.

I hear you for the rest of them, though! Wink





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Oxford seem to parting company with their directors in rather a hurry as well
http://www.oxfordmail.co.uk/...Oxford_United_board/



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Karl Robinson has been named as the new Oxford United manager.

Probably the best choice they could have made, actually - he’s done relatively well at Charlton Athletic this season, keeping them up at the right end of the division (and they’re not the easiest club to lead), and has won one automatic promotion and two play-off finishes in his time leading MK Dons. So plenty of positive experience of League One. Certainly a better choice than Bellamy, Sven or any of the other jokers after the job. If he’s going to have a problem (along with too many useless players on the books), it’s going to be with his new boss Tiger Chairman - at only 37 years old, Karl Robinson might not have the experience to deal with Tiger’s ego.

Hopefully, he’ll get off to a losing start on Sunday, though I’ve a horrible feeling I’m going to be in for yet more ribbing from my colleagues at work come Monday morning...





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Karl Robinson might only be 37 but he has been managing in the Football League for eight years. After MK and Charlton he's pretty experienced at dealing with owners with egos and ownership problems in general!


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Clement appointed.


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Scunthorpe have sacked Graham Alexander


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5th in League 1 but not won in 8. With Plymouth and Peterborough bearing down on them, I guess the board are getting nervous.


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Lots of happy fans in Suffolk this Morning.

Never come across such a hated Manager as big Mick, but he hates the fans just as much.

Good riddance from all of us!!!!!


kirby knitters
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Lots of happy fans in Suffolk this Morning.

Never come across such a hated Manager as big Mick, but he hates the fans just as much.

Good riddance from all of us!!!!!

Not quite gone. Another 8 games for both parties to vent feelings.Sly


TroubleAtMill
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Lots of happy fans in Suffolk this Morning.

Never come across such a hated Manager as big Mick, but he hates the fans just as much.

Good riddance from all of us!!!!!


Be careful what you wish for.


Tykeoldboy
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Lots of happy fans in Suffolk this Morning.

Never come across such a hated Manager as big Mick, but he hates the fans just as much.

Good riddance from all of us!!!!!


Be careful what you wish for.


Graham Westley is now available


youngster
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Lots of happy fans in Suffolk this Morning.

Never come across such a hated Manager as big Mick, but he hates the fans just as much.

Good riddance from all of us!!!!!


Be careful what you wish for.


Certain WBA fans said they'd rather be in the 2nd division playing attractive football than watching the mundane dross under Pulis. They've got their wish, Ipswich could well struggle under a new manager, but when the scores are level the fans want an attacking option, not a defensive one like MM used to do. They are resigned to the fact the owner doesn't want to throw anymore money at it, so next best is to be entertained on a Saturday afternoon. 5 home games without a goal for the home side sums him up.

(This post was edited by youngster on Mar 29, 2018, 3:43 PM)


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Alan Pardew: West Bromwich Albion part company with manager.


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Alan Pardew: West Bromwich Albion part company with manager.


Under his stewardship
Games won 1
Taxis stolen 1


saturn
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The thing is he, alongside others like Allardyce, Hughes, Moyes etc, despite failing again and again still manage to get another job, and another massive pay-off when nthey get the boot


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Northampton Town part company with Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink



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derekn
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Northampton Town have sacked Jimmie-Floyd Hasselbaink


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Have Northampton sacked their manager Wink


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I can only plead crap Interweb response out here in the wilds of Somerset!


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Jimmie-Floyd Hasselbaink has left Northampton Town. Just though it needed another angle Laugh


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Ah, the social media echo chamber Cool


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Mick McCarthy has left Ipswich

This isn't a distant echo. He's gone 4 games early.



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Mick McCarthy has left Ipswich

This isn't a distant echo. He's gone 4 games early.


Ipswich can't be relegated and can't reach the play-offs (mathematically yes but I've more chance of meeting Elvis) so leaving now looks like a good decision after everything he's had to endure from the Ipswich fans. The management merry-go-round will start turning at the end of the season and Mick will be back in a job before long.


bmavfc
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To be fair to Ipswich fans 5.5 years is long enough most clubs would have sent him down the road 3 years or more ago.

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Mick McCarthy has left Ipswich

This isn't a distant echo. He's gone 4 games early.


Ipswich can't be relegated and can't reach the play-offs (mathematically yes but I've more chance of meeting Elvis) so leaving now looks like a good decision after everything he's had to endure from the Ipswich fans. The management merry-go-round will start turning at the end of the season and Mick will be back in a job before long.



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Mick McCarthy has left Ipswich

This isn't a distant echo. He's gone 4 games early.


Ipswich can't be relegated and can't reach the play-offs (mathematically yes but I've more chance of meeting Elvis) so leaving now looks like a good decision after everything he's had to endure from the Ipswich fans. The management merry-go-round will start turning at the end of the season and Mick will be back in a job before long.


Not really sure he's had to endure that much to be honest - I think the fans have been pretty patient and have only really turned on him this season. On the other hand, we've had to endure the worst football seen at the club since John Duncan in the late 80s. And he's not blameless for the breakdown in relations between him and the fans - his reaction to us scoring at Norwich earlier this season was to shout 'f*** off' at the Town supporters.

I appreciate him keeping us up and the 14/15 season was probably the best since the Royle years, but I think it's fair to say the vast majority of supporters are very glad he's gone!


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They turned on McCarthy in the 2nd half of last season.


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Joey Barton to replace John Sheridan at Fleetwood Town in June.


derekn
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What could possibly go wrong?


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Joey Barton to replace John Sheridan at Fleetwood Town in June.


Sheridan has done a fantastic job since Rosler left, absolutely extraordinary decision not to give him the permanent job.


kirby knitters
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Always expect the unexpected where Andy Pilley is concerned.


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As has been mentioned on another thread, Arsene Wenger will step down as Arsenal manager at the end of the season.


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Dan Micciche leaves MK Dons https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/43856639


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Chesterfield have sacked Jack Lester

http://www.skysports.com/...bottom-of-league-two



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Chris Coleman gone at Sunderland.


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It’s not looking good for the hapless Claude Puel at Leicester. Rumours he’ll be gone before the season has finished.


kirby knitters
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It’s not looking good for the hapless Claude Puel at Leicester. Rumours he’ll be gone before the season has finished.

And rumours that the club will go after Rafael Benitez.


derekn
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Joe Dunne has been appointed permanent head coach at Cambridge United
https://www.cambridge-united.co.uk/...oe-dunne-head-coach/


jon b
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Chesterfield have sacked Jack Lester

http://www.skysports.com/...bottom-of-league-two


Ian Evatt was appointed Caretaker Manager for the final 3 games. His manager's column in last night's programme included him explaining why he's wearing a suit at these 3 games. Crazy

Much as I like and admire him I think Chesterfield's next "permanent" managerial appointment is so crucially important, managerial experience and a record of achievement as a manager is vital.


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I think Chesterfield's next "permanent" managerial appointment is so crucially important, managerial experience and a record of achievement as a manager is vital.


I'd suggest a working knowledge of the National League is also imperative for any candidate. It's a very different challenge to the FL.


jon b
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I think Chesterfield's next "permanent" managerial appointment is so crucially important, managerial experience and a record of achievement as a manager is vital.


I'd suggest a working knowledge of the National League is also imperative for any candidate. It's a very different challenge to the FL.


True.

One name that has been mentioned is that of Nicky Law Snr. currently Head of Youth Recruitment at Burnley.


paulh66
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One name that has been mentioned is that of Nicky Law Snr. currently Head of Youth Recruitment at Burnley.


He'd be a good shout. Paul Cox too would be in the frame, I'd imagine, unless taking the Torquay and Guiseley jobs has taken the shine of him a little.


Ropemaker
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Keith Curle has left Carlisle



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kirby knitters
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Jose Morais has departed relegated Barnsley.


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Jose Morais has departed relegated Barnsley.


He had a relegation release clause in his contract. If he insisted on this then he probably wasn't the right man for the job, if Barnsley insisted on this then they will save money on his salary next season.


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Time for an update

52 changes, 42 clubs, unless I've missed one:

Prem (11): C Palace, Leicester, Everton, West Ham, WBA (2), Swansea, Stoke, Watford, Southampton, Arsenal
Champ (13): Birmingham (2), Sunderland (2), Hull, Middlesbrough, Sheff W, Nottm F, Leeds, Barnsley (2), Reading, Ipswich
L1 (16): Northampton (2), Oldham, Gillingham, Bury (2), Southend, MK Dons (2), Oxford, Bradford, Fleetwood, Peterborough, Walsall, Charlton, Scunthorpe
L2 (12): Chesterfield (2), Port Vale, Barnet (3), Cambridge, Grimsby, Mansfield, Swindon, Stevenage, Carlisle



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Simon Grayson has gone from Bradford City


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I read this thread every day hoping the odious and vile Steve Evans has gone from Posh!!



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Jose Morais has departed relegated Barnsley.

He had a relegation release clause in his contract. If he insisted on this then he probably wasn't the right man for the job, if Barnsley insisted on this then they will save money on his salary next season.

Paul Lambert's contract at Stoke has a similar relegation clause

Either party can activate it apparently so watch this space



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Steve McClaren has agreed terms to become the new QPR manager


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Carlos Carvalhal to leave Swansea at end of season



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Martin Allen has left his job as Barnet manager


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Dean Austin: Northampton Town caretaker boss gets job full-time after relegation.


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Everton have sacked Sam Allardyce. It's reported to have cost them £9m. Wouldn't it be lovely if they'd donated that money to non-league football instead of wasting it.


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Moyes gone too from West Ham



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Everton have sacked Sam Allardyce. It's reported to have cost them £9m. Wouldn't it be lovely if they'd donated that money to non-league football instead of wasting it.


Yep they could use it to prevent 100s of NL clubs going bankrupt by wasting £1000s having to produce a programme Wink



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Everton have sacked Sam Allardyce. It's reported to have cost them £9m. Wouldn't it be lovely if they'd donated that money to non-league football instead of wasting it.


Then again, the improvement in league placing from when he took over was worth around £20m to the club in prize money alone. It was probably a good move to bring him in six months ago but, for all sorts of reasons, also a good move to replace him now.


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Martin Allen has left his job as Barnet manager


Mad Dog is new boss at Chesterfield Cool


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Lambert leaves Stoke.

Maclaren joins QPR

Darren Moore made permanent manager at WBA


(This post was edited by TroubleAtMill on May 18, 2018, 4:10 PM)


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Maclaren joins QPR


McClaren


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I thought Lambert was brought in to Stoke to turn the club around and that meant an immediate return from the Championship should they be relegated, which they were. Stoke fans must be wondering what next for the club now Lambert has been sacked.

Pullis might have been criticised by Stoke supporters but he turned them in to a comfortable mid table Premier League side.


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You don't find Stoke supporters criticising Pulis....when he was at the helm they did whinge about the style of play eventually but that's natural.....



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West Ham Utd have appointed Manuel Pellegrini as there new manager


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When's your man going Stoke ?




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Soon. I can’t believe some of the average names being bounced around as his replacement. I like those Cowley brothers, but Markus Anfang would be my choice. Unless some other German club snares him.....


KnowYourMarket
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I thought Anfang is going to Cologne....

https://www.bundesliga.com/...ason-kiel-478712.jsp



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windydcfc
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I thought Anfang is going to Cologne....

https://www.bundesliga.com/...ason-kiel-478712.jsp



I’m sure Mel Morris can persuade him to change his mind. Especially when he sells him the dream of ‘ playing the Derby way’Crazy


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I’d very much doubt the Cowley brothers would be the Derby Way, unless long ball thugs is the Derby Way of course.



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Unai Emery has been officially announced as Arsene Wenger's replacement.

Is Arsenal's choice of a Europa League specialist a declaration of the current level of their ambition?


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Long ball thugs? Long ball, yes, thugs, very harsh. Strange co I guess from someone whose team appears to be Peterborough United managed by the angelic Evans. Sorry, I meant to say convicted Football fraudster and all round odious knob, Steve Evans. Give me the Cowleys any day.


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Last night


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Gary Rowett in at Stoke City


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I’d very much doubt the Cowley brothers would be the Derby Way, unless long ball thugs is the Derby Way of course.


Long ball thugs? Long ball, yes, thugs, very harsh. Strange co I guess from someone whose team appears to be Peterborough United managed by the angelic Evans. Sorry, I meant to say convicted Football fraudster and all round odious knob, Steve Evans. Give me the Cowleys any day.


Lincoln are a horrible team. Their run to the cup quarter finals as underdogs last season hid this, so everybody thought they were this amazingly skilled and hardworking side. No, they just play proper direct football, using Rhead as a battering ram (which works in Non League, and to an extent in League Two). It will be interesting once the Cowleys do get poached, whether their new employers are aware of all this, or will indeed get found out at Championship/League One level.


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I’d very much doubt the Cowley brothers would be the Derby Way, unless long ball thugs is the Derby Way of course.


Long ball thugs? Long ball, yes, thugs, very harsh. Strange co I guess from someone whose team appears to be Peterborough United managed by the angelic Evans. Sorry, I meant to say convicted Football fraudster and all round odious knob, Steve Evans. Give me the Cowleys any day.


Lincoln are a horrible team. Their run to the cup quarter finals as underdogs last season hid this, so everybody thought they were this amazingly skilled and hardworking side. No, they just play proper direct football, using Rhead as a battering ram (which works in Non League, and to an extent in League Two). It will be interesting once the Cowleys do get poached, whether their new employers are aware of all this, or will indeed get found out at Championship/League One level.


Another bitter rival fan. Two things, batteri g ram centre forwards can work at any level, John Fashanu used to great effect at Wimbledon in the 80s, they did very well, won a trophy called the FA Cup I seem to recall. As for the Cowleys being poached, I would imagine their new employees will have done their homework prior to hiring them, just a hunch though.
Put it this way, when the Cowleys took over, Lincoln City were a club stagnating in the lower half of the Vanarama National. You don’t need me to tell you the effect they have had not only on the club but the City of Lincoln and surrounding area too.
Maybe, that is your problem ?


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Long ball thugs? Long ball, yes, thugs, very harsh. Strange co I guess from someone whose team appears to be Peterborough United managed by the angelic Evans. Sorry, I meant to say convicted Football fraudster and all round odious knob, Steve Evans. Give me the Cowleys any day.


100% agree about Evans. I can’t stand the man and can’t wait the day this vile creature is out of our club.

Matt Rhead not a thug??? The man is a disgrace and a coward as was evidenced by his snidy assault on the Shrewsbury keeper at Wembley.



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Bigaitch
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I’d very much doubt the Cowley brothers would be the Derby Way, unless long ball thugs is the Derby Way of course.


Long ball thugs? Long ball, yes, thugs, very harsh. Strange co I guess from someone whose team appears to be Peterborough United managed by the angelic Evans. Sorry, I meant to say convicted Football fraudster and all round odious knob, Steve Evans. Give me the Cowleys any day.


100% agree about Evans. I can’t stand the man and can’t wait the day this vile creature is out of our club.

Matt Rhead not a thug??? The man is a disgrace and a coward as was evidenced by his snidy assault on the Shrewsbury keeper at Wembley.


I would not say Rhead is generally a thug. Yes, the incident at Wembley was awful, but very isolated. He gives out a lot of less violent stick during games, but no less than what goes on in any other match AND he takes his fair share back, again no worse than anything else that goes on.
You refer to Lincoln as thugs ie plural, who are the rest ?


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I’d very much doubt the Cowley brothers would be the Derby Way, unless long ball thugs is the Derby Way of course.


Long ball thugs? Long ball, yes, thugs, very harsh. Strange co I guess from someone whose team appears to be Peterborough United managed by the angelic Evans. Sorry, I meant to say convicted Football fraudster and all round odious knob, Steve Evans. Give me the Cowleys any day.


Lincoln are a horrible team. Their run to the cup quarter finals as underdogs last season hid this, so everybody thought they were this amazingly skilled and hardworking side. No, they just play proper direct football, using Rhead as a battering ram (which works in Non League, and to an extent in League Two). It will be interesting once the Cowleys do get poached, whether their new employers are aware of all this, or will indeed get found out at Championship/League One level.


Another bitter rival fan. Two things, batteri g ram centre forwards can work at any level, John Fashanu used to great effect at Wimbledon in the 80s, they did very well, won a trophy called the FA Cup I seem to recall. As for the Cowleys being poached, I would imagine their new employees will have done their homework prior to hiring them, just a hunch though.
Put it this way, when the Cowleys took over, Lincoln City were a club stagnating in the lower half of the Vanarama National. You don’t need me to tell you the effect they have had not only on the club but the City of Lincoln and surrounding area too.
Maybe, that is your problem ?


No matter what you think my 'problem' is, they are still a horrible team. The late Keith Alexander played long ball, direct football at Lincoln, and did as well as the Cowleys have done this season, several seasons in a row. KA didn't employ thugs in his team to do so...

Here's another example of Rhead being a thug - https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x5cdw96

Regarding the effect on the city, what you're sayng is that it's a city full of plastics who only come out when the team are doing well... where have they been the last 15 years?


Bigaitch
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Keith Alexander, there was a legend....Rest his soul.

That challenge from read is hardly thuggery on 3 counts; 1) His eyes are focussed on the ball. 2) It is not even a lashing out but leading with his elbow. And 3) It was against Joey Barton so it should be criticised for not being more violent ;)

Yes, a lot of folk have come out the woodwork - it happens sadly. Those who went three times a season are going more regularly, and more importantly, the increase in youngsters attending is huge. I would imagine it was the same (Albeit smaller scale) when Boston were promoted to the FL - but things happen and of course those who jumped on the bandwagon have jumped off again. I am sure once the momentum with Lincoln is lost, then they will lose many of their 'Bandwagon jumpers' and the red and white stripes in the City will revert to the usual premiership shirts that are all to prevalent in our towns and cities, irrespective of where they are.
I hope that is not for some time, if at all but we all know reality.

Have a nice day, and enjoy the summer.


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Jack Ross in at Sunderland. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/44238168


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May 28, 2018, 12:22 PM

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"I like those Cowley brothers"

I take it you've never met them?


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Paul Hurst leaves Shrewsbury for Ipswich



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Frank Lampard new at Derby County. Hopefully, a good risk.


Ropemaker
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Marco Silva new Everton boss



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derekn
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Massive League 2 shock. After 12 years in charge, Paul Tisdale has resigned at Exeter City.


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Massive League 2 shock. After 12 years in charge, Paul Tisdale has resigned at Exeter City.


Some sort of smiley required - unless you are the only person who hasn't known about this for a month or more
Tongue



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derekn
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Apparently I am alone. Didn't have a clue he was leaving, hadn't heard a word about it before today


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Massive League 2 shock. After 12 years in charge, Paul Tisdale has resigned at Exeter City.

They wanted to get rid of him about 18 months ago but they weren't able to afford the compensation he was due for early termination of his contract. Instead they served him with two years' notice as the contract required. Subsequently he has been offered a new deal but he has not taken them up on it, not surprisingly given that he is reported to have turned down offers from much higher up the league.

There's a bit of an experience vacuum now at Exeter with Steve Perryman having just retired.


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Apparently I am alone. Didn't have a clue he was leaving, hadn't heard a word about it before today


Neither have MK Dons. Apparently. Wink


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John Askey leaves Macc to take over at Shrewsbury. Excellent manager but virtually a one club man until now, it'll be interesting to see how he does in a different environment and at a higher level.


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The merry-go-round/fiasco at Elland Road continues - Paul Heckingbottom sacked after 4 months according to the BBC.


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The merry-go-round/fiasco at Elland Road continues - Paul Heckingbottom sacked after 4 months according to the BBC.


Seems that leaving Barnsley didn't work out for either party...


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Massive League 2 shock. After 12 years in charge, Paul Tisdale has resigned at Exeter City.

Replaced by former Exeter player Matt Taylor



Just because you're paranoid, it doesn't mean they're not out to get you.


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Darren Ferguson has resigned from Doncaster Rovers.


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In a continued, "no surprise there" thread, Paul Tisdale has joined MK Dons
A lot of people will hope Exeter finish about MK next season



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Darren Ferguson has resigned from Doncaster Rovers.


I'm still in shock and on to my 4th mug of tea already :(


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John Sheridan in at Carlisle.



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Daniel Stendel is new Head Coach at Barnsley..
His last club was Hannover 96.


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Darren Ferguson has resigned from Doncaster Rovers.


Replaced by Grant McCann yesterday.


Bielsa ringing
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The merry-go-round/fiasco at Elland Road continues - Paul Heckingbottom sacked after 4 months according to the BBC.


Seems that leaving Barnsley didn't work out for either party...
Like throwing a 2 yo into a whirlpool....ridiculous appointment in the first place.




When its not Leeds United (season ticket holder) its football across the spectrum or close to KT5.



Bielsa ringing
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Looks like after 5 games (6 if you include the League Cup) the decision to replace Heckingbottom was 100% spot on: https://www.bbc.co.uk/...l/championship/table and that is before you check out how we play football....



When its not Leeds United (season ticket holder) its football across the spectrum or close to KT5.



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Lots of happy fans in Suffolk this Morning.

Never come across such a hated Manager as big Mick, but he hates the fans just as much.

Good riddance from all of us!!!!!


Be careful what you wish for.


Certain WBA fans said they'd rather be in the 2nd division playing attractive football than watching the mundane dross under Pulis. They've got their wish, Ipswich could well struggle under a new manager, but when the scores are level the fans want an attacking option, not a defensive one like MM used to do. They are resigned to the fact the owner doesn't want to throw anymore money at it, so next best is to be entertained on a Saturday afternoon. 5 home games without a goal for the home side sums him up.


Out of interest, how are Ipswich fans feeling about Mick McCarthy leaving now they sit rooted to the bottom of the league?


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Out of interest, how are Ipswich fans feeling about Mick McCarthy leaving now they sit rooted to the bottom of the league?


Still glad he left. The football being produced was dire and more and more fans were stopping going to games.

The issue now is more about the replacement not being the right person. We were heavily linked with Jack Ross, who appeared to fit the ethos of the club in terms of style of play and using youth players. Unfortunately we've ended up with someone whose teams are increasingly playing the same style of football as McCarthy's, whilst also refusing to use any of the highly-rated youngsters.

 
 


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