Allardyce officially hired

Jul 23, 2016

Allardyce officially hired

Sam Allardyce pledged to make England proud of its perennially under-performing national team after being hired as its manager on Friday, following an embarrassing European Championship showing under Roy Hodgson. In a break from previous lengthy deals for managers, the English Football Association only ...

May 6, 2016

Tottenham closes in on Wembley move: F.A. boss

Tottenham Hotspur are a “long way” toward reaching an agreement that will allow them to play home games at Wembley Stadium in 2017-18, Football Association chairman Greg Dyke said Thursday. Dyke also suggested Spurs, whose White Hart Lane home in north London is just ...

Nov 3, 2015

Mourinho handed one-match stadium ban

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been given a one-match stadium ban and a £40,000 fine ($61,700) by the Football Association after admitting to a charge of misconduct toward the referee during a loss to West Ham last month. Mourinho’s punishment will take effect immediately, ...