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Osian Roberts in Wales role talks with manager Ryan Giggs

Osian Roberts (L) helped Chris Coleman guide Wales to the 2016 Euro semi-finals Osian Roberts says he is in ongoing talks with new Wales manager Ryan Giggs about being part of his backroom staff. Roberts was assistant manager under former boss Chris Coleman, who led Wales to the Euro 2016 semi-finals before failing to reach […]

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Pep Clotet: Oxford United sack manager

Pep Clotet led Oxford to 12 wins, 11 draws and 13 defeats in his time in charge League One club Oxford United have sacked manager Pep Clotet. The 40-year-old Spaniard, who took over in July, was dismissed following Oxford’s 2-1 loss at home to League One’s bottom side Bury on Saturday. The U’s have failed […]

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Darren Ferguson: Doncaster Rovers manager charged over ‘shoot’ referee rant

Darren Ferguson’s Doncaster Rovers are 12th in League One Doncaster boss Darren Ferguson has been charged by the Football Association after saying he would “shoot” League One’s “appalling” referees. The 45-year-old made the comments, for which he later apologised, following Saturday’s draw with Plymouth. “I’m sorry and regret the wording,” he said in a statement […]

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Ryan Giggs: New Wales manager aims to win over doubters

‘Proud’ Wales boss Giggs was ‘itching’ to return to football New Wales manager Ryan Giggs insists he will convince fans sceptical of his appointment with success on the field. The Manchester United great, who has yet to decide on his backroom staff, was named as Chris Coleman’s successor on Monday. Some supporters questioned Giggs’ commitment […]

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England women: Phil Neville on verge of manager role

Phil Neville spent the 2015-16 season as a coach at Valencia Phil Neville is on the verge of being appointed the manager of the England women’s football team, BBC Sport understands. The 40-year-old has previously coached at former club Manchester United, as well as Valencia and England Under-21s. Mo Marley has been in temporary charge […]