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Everton to name Sam Allardyce manager as boss

Sam Allardyce said he had 'no ambitions' to be back on the touchline as manager when he left Crystal Palace (Image credit: Getty Images)

Sam Allardyce will finalise a deal to become Everton manager on Wednesday. The 63-year-old ex-England boss will become the permanent successor to Ronald Koeman, who was sacked in October with the club 18th in the Premier League. David Unsworth remains in caretaker charge as the Toffees face West Ham at Goodison Park at 20:00 GMT. Allardyce has been out of work since resigning ...

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Jose Mourinho is new Man United boss


José Mourinho will take over as manager of Manchester United from the 2016/17 season, signing a three-year contract with an option to stay at the club until at least 2020. José, 53, has managed at the top level of European football for over a decade and in that time has won league titles and cups in four countries (Portugal, England, ...

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Citi Sports’ Barclays Premier League ratings


Finally, the 2015/2016 season of the Barclays Premier League has ended eventhough we had to wait for Manchester United and Bournemouth for all of us to close the page on a wonderful season. Leicester City’s amazing season, Chelsea’s extraordinary collapse, Man United’s weird ways and everything in between have left us breathless and the Citi Sports team of Nathan Quao, ...

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Swansea 1-1 Manchester City: Citizens guarantee Champions League qualification as Manchester United game abandoned


Manchester City secured qualification for the Champions League by picking up a point at Swansea City, drawing 1-1 thanks to an early Kelechi Iheanacho strike. The youngster finished from close range in the early stages, and although Andre Ayew pulled the tie level on the brink of half-time, the point was enough for City, who know Manchester United will need ...

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Chelsea captain John Terry offered one-year contract extension


Chelsea captain John Terry has been offered a one-year contract extension, the club have announced. Terry is out of contract at the end of this season and in January said he would not be extending his stay. The Blues insisted an offer may be forthcoming, and it arrived this week. A Chelsea spokesperson said: “(Director) Marina Granovskaia and (chairman) Bruce ...

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Leicester star Riyad Mahrez named PFA Player of the Year

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Leicester star Riyad Mahrez has been rewarded for his fine season with the PFA Player of the Year award. Mahrez was presented with the prestigious trophy at the Grosvenor Hotel in London on Sunday after contributing 17 goals and 11 assists to the Foxes’ fairytale campaign. Mahrez was flown down by helicopter to the ceremony from the King Power Stadium, ...

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Andre Ayew back in training to face Chelsea


Ghana’s Andre Ayew has resumed training with Swansea ahead of their tie against Chelsea in the Barclays Premier League on Saturday. Ayew sustained an ankle injury three weeks ago and that forced him to miss Swansea’s matches against Stoke City and Aston Villa and Ghana’s AFCON 2017 two qualifiers against Mozambique. Last week, Swansea manager Francisco Guidolin said Ayew “could” ...

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