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Thirteen could be lucky number for Sunderland — Allardyce

Thirteen could be lucky number for Sunderland — Allardyce

Sunderland will avoid relegation if they match last season’s tally of 13 Premier League clean sheets, manager Sam Allardyce said on Thursday as he continued to focus on plugging the holes in his team’s porous rearguard. Third from bottom Sunderland have already conceded 26 goals in 13 league games this term and Allardyce left no doubts that defensive stability was …

by vlad on Ноябрь 26th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Thirteen could be lucky number for Sunderland — Allardyce отключены

Danny Woodards back for Boreham Wood after a virus

Danny Woodards back for Boreham Wood after a virus

Boreham Wood defender Danny Woodards is expected to be back in contention for Saturday’s Vanarama National League home clash with Tranmere. Woodards is set to return after missing Wednesday’s 1-1 draw with Lincoln due to a virus. Wood are looking for their first win in four National League matches, and only their sixth of the season in what is the …

by vlad on Ноябрь 26th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Danny Woodards back for Boreham Wood after a virus отключены

Walter Zenga agrees deal with Sampdoria on contract settlement

Walter Zenga agrees deal with Sampdoria on contract settlement

Sampdoria have reached a settlement with Walter Zenga to terminate their former manager’s contract. The ex-Italy goalkeeper was sacked two weeks ago following a poor run of results, which saw the Blucerchiati win just one of seven matches. Former Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella was subsequently appointed and Sampdoria have now reached an agreement to cancel Zenga’s contract. It is common …

by vlad on Ноябрь 26th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Walter Zenga agrees deal with Sampdoria on contract settlement отключены

Luke Garrard could name an unchanged side for Boreham Wood’s clash with Lincoln

Luke Garrard could name an unchanged side for Boreham Wood’s clash with Lincoln

Boreham Wood manager Luke Garrard is not expected to make too many changes for his side’s home game against Lincoln. Garrard’s side went down 1-0 at Altrincham on Saturday but turned in a much-improved display and created 17 chances while dominating for long periods. Midfielders Conor Clifford and Anthony Jeffrey both returned to the starting line-up after suspension and injury …

by vlad on Ноябрь 24th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Luke Garrard could name an unchanged side for Boreham Wood’s clash with Lincoln отключены

Manchester United duo Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial back for PSV clash

Manchester United duo Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial back for PSV clash

Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial are available for Manchester United’s Champions League match against PSV Eindhoven after recovering from illness and a foot injury respectively. Phil Jones (ankle) and Ander Herrera (hamstring) are out after being substituted in the 2-1 win over Watford, but midfielder Bastian Schweinsteigeris available despite missing the open part of Tuesday’s training session. Luke Shaw (leg), …

by vlad on Ноябрь 24th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Manchester United duo Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial back for PSV clash отключены

FIFA ethics committee seeks lifetime bans for Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini

FIFA ethics committee seeks lifetime bans for Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini

Michel Platini and Sepp Blatter are both facing possible lifetime bans on corruption charges brought by FIFA’s ethics committee. UEFA president Platini’s lawyer has confirmed the recommendation by ethics investigators is for a lifetime ban for the Frenchman and it is believed that the same recommended sanction applies to the case of outgoing FIFA president Blatter. The recommended sanctions relate …

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Lokeren v Anderlecht called off as Brussels terror alert raised

Lokeren v Anderlecht called off as Brussels terror alert raised

Anderlecht’s match at Lokeren in the Belgian first division has been postponed, with the league saying «safety could not be guaranteed». Extra police were needed at the «high-risk» game, to be played 75km (47 miles) from Brussels, but officers had to stay in the capital amid fears of an attack «like the one in Paris». The decision to call off …

by vlad on Ноябрь 21st, 2015 Комментарии к записи Lokeren v Anderlecht called off as Brussels terror alert raised отключены

Roy Hodgson: England v France will not be a normal friendly

Roy Hodgson: England v France will not be a normal friendly

England’s match against France at Wembley on Tuesday will not be a «normal friendly» following the attacks in Paris, says coach Roy Hodgson. A total of 129 people were killed in attacks across the French capitalon Friday. «I can’t deny there’s something hanging over which is far, far greater than a football match,» said Hodgson. «That will be lingering whether we …

by vlad on Ноябрь 16th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Roy Hodgson: England v France will not be a normal friendly отключены

Ex-Liverpool striker held in sex tape investigation : Djibril Cisse

Ex-Liverpool striker held in sex tape investigation : Djibril Cisse

Former Liverpool and France striker Djibril Cisse, 34, has been arrested by police as part of a sex tape extortion investigation. French police confirmed they are investigating an alleged attempt to bribe another international footballer. Cisse is one of four people held as part of the inquiry, confirmed French prosecutors. The ex-Sunderland and QPR forward was questioned because he knew …

by vlad on Октябрь 13th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Ex-Liverpool striker held in sex tape investigation : Djibril Cisse отключены

Gareth Bale: No Real Madrid demand for rest — Coleman

Gareth Bale: No Real Madrid demand for rest — Coleman

Real Madrid have not asked for Gareth Bale to be rested for Tuesday’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Andorra in Cardiff, says Wales boss Chris Coleman. Bale played 90 minutes in Saturday’s defeat by Bosnia-Herzegovina despite having only just returned from injury. Real team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo has been released by Portugal for their game in Serbia but Bale is with Wales. …

by vlad on Октябрь 12th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Gareth Bale: No Real Madrid demand for rest — Coleman отключены