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Barnsley: Danny Wilson to become manager for second time

Danny Wilson has confirmed to the BBC that he is to become Barnsley manager for the second time. The Reds sacked David Flitcroft last month after slipping to the bottom of the Championship and have called a press conference for 15:00 GMT at which Wilson’s appointment will be announced. The 53-year-old started his managerial career […]

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AC Milan star Gennaro Gattuso investigated for match fixing

Former AC Milan midfielder Gennaro Gattuso is being investigated for match-fixing, Associated Press reports. Four other people have been detained in connection with the alleged fixing of matches in Serie A three seasons ago. Ex-Rangers star Gattuso, 35, is retired and was sacked by Serie B side Palermo after just six league games as manager. […]

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Champions League: Manchester City to face Barcelona

Manchester City have been drawn to face Barcelona in the round of 16 of the Champions League. Arsenal have been drawn against current holders Bayern Munich. Chelsea, the 2012 winners, face Galatasaray and Manchester United will meet Greek side Olympiakos. Elsewhere, AC Milan face Atletico Madrid, Bayer Leverkusen meet Paris St-Germain, Schalke face Real Madrid […]

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Andre Villas-Boas: Bale sale the root of Tottenham sacking

The nightmare played out in front of Tottenham Hotspur chairman Daniel Levy at White Hart Lane on Sunday was simply too grim for manager Andre Villas-Boas to survive – and so it proved as he was sacked only 16 games into the Premier League season. Spurs are only six points behind the vibrant Liverpool side […]

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Football League to use goal-line technology in Capital One Cup

┬áThe Football League will use goal decision system technology for the first time in a domestic cup competition in the Capital One Cup. The system will be used at three of the League Cup ties scheduled for this week, and the semi-finals and final. It is not available for Leicester against Manchester City as only […]