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Sam Allardyce confirmed as Everton manager on contract until 2019


Sam Allardyce has been confirmed as Everton’s new manager after signing an 18-month deal at Goodison Park. Everton’s majority shareholder Farhad Moshiri told talkSPORT’s Jim White on Wednesday that the 63-year-old had agreed a contract to take over. The former England, Newcastle and Sunderland boss will take charge of the Toffees for the first time time in Saturday’s Premier League ...

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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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Sam Allardyce resigns as Crystal Palace manager after five months

Sam Allardyce won eight of his 21 Premier League games as Crystal Palace manager (Image credit: Getty Images)

Sam Allardyce has resigned as Crystal Palace manager five months after he joined the Premier League club. Allardyce replaced Alan Pardew in December on a two-and-half-year deal with the Eagles one point above the relegation zone. But the 62-year-old, who had an ill-fated one-game spell as England boss,led the club to eight wins in 21 games to guide them to ...

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Sam Allardyce: Ex-England boss says entrapment has won


Ex-England boss Sam Allardyce has said “entrapment has won” after newspaper allegations led to him stepping down as manager of the national side. Allardyce left in disgrace after just 67 days after The Daily Telegraph said he advised undercover reporters posing as businessmen how to “get around” player transfer rules. He said it was a “silly thing to do”. But ...

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Sam Allardyce ‘deeply disappointed’ to leave England role


Sam Allardyce says he is “deeply disappointed” to have left his role as England manager after just 67 days. It came after a newspaper reported he had offered advice on how to “get around” player transfer rules. Allardyce made a “wholehearted apology” and said he recognised some of his comments had “caused embarrassment”. The FA called his conduct inappropriate and ...

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England manager Sam Allardyce allegations investigated by FA

Sam Allardyce has overseen one game as England boss - a 1-0 win in Slovakia on 4 September (Image credit: Getty Images)

The Football Association is investigating allegations England manager Sam Allardyce used his role to negotiate a £400,000 deal and offer advice on how to “get around” rules on player transfers. The Telegraph claims to have footage from August of Allardyce meeting men claiming to represent a Far East firm where he appears to say third-party ownership rules can be avoided. ...

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Injury-time Lallana strike gives Allardyce first win as England boss

Lallana broke Slovakia's resistance five minutes into added time (Image credit: Reuters)

Adam Lallana spared England’s embarrassment with an injury-time strike as Sam Allardyce’s reign started with victory in Slovakia. England struggled to break Slovakia’s resistance in this opening World Cup qualifier – even when they were reduced to 10 men after captain Martin Skrtel’s 57th-minute dismissal for a foul on Harry Kane. Allardyce claimed before the game that he might be ...

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Sam Allardyce: England job is my greatest challenge

BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - JULY 25:  Newly appointed England manager Sam Allardyce attends a press conference at St. George's Park on July 25, 2016 in Burton-upon-Trent, England.  (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

England manager Sam Allardyce says his new job will be the “greatest challenge” of his career. In his first news conference since taking charge of the national side, Allardyce said “man management” was his “biggest asset”. Allardyce, who helped save Sunderland from Premier League relegation last season, succeeds Roy Hodgson after a disappointing Euro 2016 campaign. Sammy Lee, Allardyce’s assistant ...

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Sam Allardyce is confirmed as new England manager


Following a comprehensive and structured process, The Football Association is today delighted to confirm Sam Allardyce as England manager. The highly respected 61-year-old has signed an initial two-year contract and takes up the position with immediate effect following a successful spell retaining Sunderland’s status in the Premier League. Allardyce’s first match in charge will be a friendly fixture at Wembley Stadium ...

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England will appoint Sam Allardyce as new manager

Sam Allardyce's best Premier League finish is sixth, with Bolton in 2004-05

Sam Allardyce will be named as the new England manager, with confirmation expected on Thursday. Allardyce will leave Sunderland after nine months at the Premier League club. The 61-year-old replaces Roy Hodgson, who resigned in June after thesurprise defeat by Iceland in the last 16 of Euro 2016 in France. Allardyce, a former West Ham, Newcastle and Bolton boss, spoke ...

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