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Australia coach spared axe after World Cup setback

Sydney (AFP) – Australia’s football chiefs said Thursday Graham Arnold will stay as national coach despite mounting calls for his axing after the team’s failure to automatically qualify for the World Cup. The Socceroos’ bid to directly make a fifth straight World Cup ended with defeats to Japan and Saudi Arabia over the last week. It thrust them into an …

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Liverpool given Karim Adeyemi transfer lifeline as irritated Euro sellers set deal deadline for top suitors

Liverpool could yet find an opening to sign Karim Adeyemi after RB Salzburg set Borussia Dortmund a transfer deadline for the striker. Adeyemi broke through at Salzburg last season but has really risen to prominence this season. In fact, six goals in the first five league games of the season led to his Germany debut in September. Since then, he …

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Newcastle summer shortlist includes at least 11 players

Newcastle United have their eye on a plethora of options going into the summer transfer window, with at least 11 outfield players in their sights.  Of course, the likelihood of The Magpies signing this many players is next to none unless they intend to overtly break Financial Fair Play rules, but some of the names on the list showcase incredible …

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2022 World Cup CE Al Khater hits back at Southgate comments

Qatar 2022 World Cup chief executive Nasser Al Khater has hit back on comments made by Gareth Southgate expressing concerns over worker rights. England national team manager Southgate expressed concern over the alleged lack of worker rights during the building of stadiums for the Qatar World Cup. Gareth Southgate has questioned what England would achieve by boycotting this year’s World …

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Pundit suggests Manchester United should hire David Moyes

Simon Jordan has suggested that former Manchester United manager David Moyes should be considered for a return to Old Trafford. Moyes took over the Manchester club after Alex Ferguson, and was under a lot of pressure to follow in the footsteps of one of the greatest managers to ever have lived. Speaking on TalkSport, Jordan said: “Everybody with half a …

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Manchester United informally gathering intel on Ten Hag

Manchester United are understood to be informally gathering information on managerial candidate Erik ten Hag.  The news comes after United reportedly held an interview with the Ajax manager, after intense links between him and the club since the sacking of the last permanent boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Ralf Rangnick has been in interim charge since then, but he will move …

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Beckham says Qatar 2022 is “perfectly set up” for England

David Beckham has suggested the 2022 World Cup in Qatar could work to England’s advantage due to the timing of the competition.  Speaking to Sky Sports, the former England captain who famously scored a last minute free-kick against Greece to send England to the 2002 World Cup, said the upcoming tournament was “perfectly set up for the players.” The now …

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