Nov 29, 2016

Mourinho in trouble again with F.A.

The Football Association has charged Jose Mourinho with improper conduct after the Manchester United manager was sent to the stands for the second time in a month in Sunday’s 1-1 draw with West Ham. Mourinho has until Thursday evening to respond to the charge. ...

Oct 25, 2016

F.A. gets reported $1 billion deal for overseas broadcast rights

England’s governing Football Association announced on Monday it had agreed to a new overseas broadcast rights deal for the F.A. Cup worth a reported $1 billion (£820 million). The new agreement will run for six seasons starting in 2018-19. Although the F.A. refused to ...

Allardyce admits to 'judgment' error in England farce

Sep 29, 2016

Allardyce admits to 'judgment' error in England farce

Sam Allardyce admitted an “error of judgment” on Wednesday after his one-game career as England manager came to a humiliating end following controversial comments made to undercover reporters. “Entrapment has won on this occasion and I have to accept that,” Allardyce told reporters outside ...

F.A. probing Allardyce after newspaper sting

Sep 27, 2016

F.A. probing Allardyce after newspaper sting

England manager Sam Allardyce has been secretly filmed giving advice on how to circumnavigate transfer rules and mocking his predecessor Roy Hodgson’s voice, the Daily Telegraph reported on Monday. Allardyce, 61, was filmed telling what he thought was a group of Far East investors ...

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, ...