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Wolfsburg: Martin Schmidt resigns after six months as manager

Martin Schmidt won six of his 22 games as manager Martin Schmidt has resigned as manager of Wolfsburg, just five months after replacing ex-Arsenal academy boss Andries Jonker in the role. Schmidt, 50, cited “increasing public pressure” for the decision, with the club just one point above the Bundesliga relegation play-off place. The Swiss was […]

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Leeds dismiss manager Thomas Christiansen after eight months

Christiansen recorded 13 wins from his 30 league games at Leeds Leeds have sacked their manager Thomas Christiansen after only eight months in charge at Elland Road. The Yorkshire club are 10th in the Championship having failed to win since Boxing Day and lost 4-1 at home to Cardiff on Saturday. Christiansen, 44, who formerly […]

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Ruben Loftus-Cheek: Crystal Palace midfielder ‘out for months’

Loftus-Cheek has played 17 times for Palace this season, scoring once. Crystal Palace midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek could be ruled out for several months after manager Roy Hodgson said his ankle injury is worse than first thought and may require surgery. The on-loan Chelsea player, 21, has not featured since 28 December due to what was […]

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Mark Warburton: Nottingham Forest sack manager after nine months in charge

Mark Warburton led Brentford to promotion from League One in 2013-14 and the Championship play-offs in the following season Championship side Nottingham Forest have sacked manager Mark Warburton after nine months at the City Ground. Forest have also sacked assistant David Weir while director of football Frank McParland has left the club. Academy manager Gary […]