Jose Mourinho faces sack if Man Utd finish outside top four with Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino club's top target

Manchester United are ready to head in a different direction should they miss out on top-table European football. United sit EIGHTH in the Premier League — a staggering 12 points behind rivals Manchester City after Sunday’s 3-1 derby defeat. He has been left in no doubt that Champions League football next season is critical to his future. Old Trafford executives […]

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Swindon Town sack boss Phil Brown with the club struggling in 17th in League Two

Assistant Neil McDonald has also been given his marching orders with the club unwilling to hang around to in their bid to climb the table. Swindon won this weekend in the FA Cup against non-league York City – the club's first home win in two months. Despite the rare victory, Brown, 59, has been sent packing as the club desperately […]

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You can't sack everyone at Cricket Australia: Marsh

Former Australian chairman of selectors Rod Marsh has dismissed calls for the entire Cricket Australia hierarchy to be sacked, intimating it would do more harm than good. The fallout from the ball-tampering scandal and the scathing Ethics Centre report continued this week as CA’s high performance manager Pat Howard and senior executive Ben Amarfio were both sacked. Former chairman of […]

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Premier League sack race: Mark Hughes' odds slashed to 2/1 after Southampton were battered by Man City

The Saints boss is now 2/1 to be the first manager to receive axe in the English top-flight as they are just two points above the drop zone. Hughes has the lowest win percentage of any Saints boss after 20 league games. The former Southampton player has only managed just five wins from 23 matches in all competitions since taking over […]

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Manchester United to sack Mourinho: report

London: Jose Mourinho is reportedly set to be sacked as Manchester United manager this weekend. After weeks of speculation and scrutiny, the Daily Mirror reported on Friday evening the 55-year-old would be axed irrespective of the outcome of Saturday’s Premier League clash with Newcastle. Press Association Sport has been told that patience is wearing thin within the club’s hierarchy but […]

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Northampton Town sack boss Dean Austin after 4-0 thumping at Mansfield

The Cobblers were hammered 4-0 by Mansfield Town yesterday and sit fourth bottom of League Two. Now Austin, who accused his players of letting him down after the thumping, has paid the price for the poor start to the season with his job. A club statement confirmed tonight: "Northampton Town can confirm following discussions that they have parted company with […]

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Sunderland SACK Didier Ndong after going Awol all summer just 12 days after dismissing Papy Djilobodji

“The player, who was under contract with the club until June 2021, failed to return to Sunderland for pre-season training in July as scheduled, nor in the subsequent months that followed. “No reason was given for his failure to report and continued absence. “As a result, the club has accepted Didier Ndong’s repudiatory breaches of contract and notice of the […]

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Notts County sack manager Kevin Nolan as owner fumes over club's shocking form

Owner Alan Hardy revealed the news following the 3-1 defeat at Lincoln City, leaving The Magpies bottom of League Two. Nolan's No2 Richard Thomas has also been given his marching orders, with Hardy slamming the club's recent misfortunes. Hardy said: “This is a decision we’ve made with the best interests of Notts County at heart. “While the beginning of our […]

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How to fix rugby league's refereeing crisis in Retro Round: sack everyone

It’s Retro Round in the NRL this weekend, which is Fox Sports’ initiative to stir interest during the post-Origin lull for those of us who aren’t on holidays in Greece or Croatia or Bali and posting Instagram selfies for the benefit of those who aren’t on holidays in Greece or Croatia or Bali. Retro Round allows us to reminisce about […]

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