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Tuesday Kickoff: Allardyce, Kane, Hummels and more

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The manager of England is in some hot water, while one of the nation's best strikers received a bit of good news.

England manager Sam Allardyce was filmed telling undercover journalists ways to circumvent rules regarding third-party ownership. Allardyce was also filmed being highly critical of Roy Hodgson and Gary Neville, while alsonegotiating a deal worth £400,000 to consult on how to work around transfer rules.

Rooney plays where he wants, says England boss Allardyce

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Sam Allardyce vowed to defer to captain Wayne Rooney over his positioning after starting life as England manager with a last-gasp 1-0 win over Slovakia in World Cup qualifying.

Adam Lallana snatched a 95th-minute winner against 10-man Slovakia in Trnava on Sunday to prevent Allardyce from becoming the first England manager since Bobby Robson in 1982 not to win his first game.

Rooney plays where he wants, says England boss Allardyce

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Sam Allardyce vowed to defer to captain Wayne Rooney over his positioning after starting life as England manager with a last-gasp 1-0 win over Slovakia in World Cup qualifying.

Adam Lallana snatched a 95th-minute winner against 10-man Slovakia in Trnava on Sunday to prevent Allardyce from becoming the first England manager since Bobby Robson in 1982 not to win his first game.

Lallana’s last-gasp goal gives England’s Big Sam a winning start

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Adam Lallana scored with the last kick of the match as England edged 10-man Slovakia 1-0 in Sam Allardyce's first game as manager in World Cup qualifying on Sunday.

Despite Slovakia having Martin Skrtel sent off in the 57th minute, Allardyce looked destined to become the first England manager since Bobby Robson in 1982 not to win his first game in charge.

Lallana’s last-gasp goal gives England’s Big Sam a winning start

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Adam Lallana scored with the last kick of the match as England edged 10-man Slovakia 1-0 in Sam Allardyce's first game as manager in World Cup qualifying on Sunday.

Despite Slovakia having Martin Skrtel sent off in the 57th minute, Allardyce looked destined to become the first England manager since Bobby Robson in 1982 not to win his first game in charge.

Lallana’s last-gasp goal gives Big Sam winning start for England

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Adam Lallana scored with the last kick of the match as England edged 10-man Slovakia 1-0 in Sam Allardyce's first game as manager in World Cup qualifying on Sunday.

Despite Slovakia having Martin Skrtel sent off in the 57th minute, Allardyce looked destined to become the first England manager since Bobby Robson in 1982 not to win his first game in charge.

Sam Allardyce To Be Interviewed By The FA For The England Manager Vacancy

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It's being widely reported that the FA are set to interview Sam Allardyce for the vacant England manager's job at some stage this week.

Following a two-week consultation period after the departure of Roy Hodgson, the FA have identified Allardyce as the strongest candidate among the pool of available Englishmen.

Stay safe, Hodgson urges England fans

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Saint-Étienne (France) (AFP) England manager Roy Hodgson has urged fans to stay out of trouble at Monday's Euro 2016 clash against Slovakia and for those without tickets to avoid coming to Saint-Etienne.

Violent clashes in Marseille overshadowed England's 1-1 draw with Russia in their opening game just over a week ago.

Stay safe, Hodgson urges England fans

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Saint-Étienne (France) (AFP) England manager Roy Hodgson has urged fans to stay out of trouble at Monday's Euro 2016 clash against Slovakia and for those without tickets to avoid coming to Saint-Etienne.

Violent clashes in Marseille overshadowed England's 1-1 draw with Russia in their opening game just over a week ago.

United coach against Rashford’s England call up

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Nicky Butt has claimed Marcus Rashford should not be included in the England team for Euro 2016, despite a prodigious start to his senior career.

Rashford nettedfour goals in his first two games for United and England boss Roy Hodgson said he would not rule out the opportunity to bring the 18-year-old to France in the summer.

Roy Hodgson on Marcus Rashford’s Euro 2016 prospects

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England manager Roy Hodgson has indicated that Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford could play himself into the Euro 2016 squad between now and...

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England Need A Reality Check, Or Another Crop Of Talented Youngsters Will Be Wasted

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It feels a little uneasy when it comes to criticising somebody like Roy Hodgson. The England boss is an amicable, articulateand courteous man after all, one offew true gentlemen that remain in the game.

It'slittle surprise that in various managerial roles he's assumed across the continent he's struck up affinities with supporters, players and the media alike.

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Roy Hodgson only became England manager by virtue of not being Harry Redknapp.

After England were all but eliminated by a country with a population a third the size of Greater London, Roy Hodgson is "adamant" that he will not resign in the wake of the country's worst ever World Cup performance.

England Arrive in Brazil After Week Full of Questions in Miami

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Roy Hodgson's Three Lions side arrived in Brazil earlier today to begin final preparations for the opening match against Brazil. The England Manager addressed reporters in an upbeat mood ahead of the nation's opening match of the competition against Italy.

"The first game in the World Cup is always the most exciting one.

Why Roy Hodgson Was Always the Right Man for England

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"I wouldn't trust the FA to show me a good manager if their lives depended on it," Harry Redknapp, in his autobiography.

With England's preparations for the 2014 World Cup going smoothly, particularly after a convincing first half display against Denmark last night in the 1-0 victory for The Three Lions, it's time to pat The FA on the back and acknowledge that they made the right decision in appointing head coach Roy Hodgson.

West Ham’s ex-Man Utd youngster Ravel Morrison tipped for England call-up

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Ravel Morrison's excellent start to the new season could be rewarded with a call-up to Roy Hodgson's England squad. The West Ham midfielder could be the surprise call-up for next month's decisive World Cup qualifiers against Poland and Montenegro, according to the Daily Mail. The 20-year-old has only played five Premier League games for the [.

Roy Hodgson: Tottenham youngster Tom Carroll is outstanding

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England manager Roy Hodgson has branded Tottenham midfielder Tom Carroll as "an outstanding footballer". Hodgson has seen the youngster at close quarters while working with the Under-21 squad. And he singled the 21-year-old out for praise to illustrate a point he was making about Rickie Lambert. The Southampton striker has been misjudged throughout his career [.

Theo Walcott injured in England training, now a doubt for Arsenal’s opener

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Theo Walcott is an injury doubt for Arsenal's Premier League opener against Aston Villa on Saturday after he took a knock in England training. The Gunners star could not finish the session after getting a kick to his ankle. He was training with a depleted group of senior England players that had been bolstered by [.

Video: ‘Injured’ Man Utd striker Wayne Rooney trains with England

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Wayne Rooney made a mockery of Manchester United's suggestions that he is injured and out-of-shape with an impressive showing in England's training session ahead of Wednesday's friendly against Scotland. The striker, supposedly injured as recently as Sunday's Community Shield clash with Wigan, took part in a full session with Roy Hodgson's squad and showed little [.

Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge stretchered off during England vs Republic of Ireland

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Daniel Sturridge will miss England's match against Brazil after picking up an injury during last night's draw with the Republic of Ireland. The Liverpool striker was stretchered off with an ankle injury after 38 minutes. England manager Roy Hodgson said: "He's not going to Brazil. He had a good start and we were sad to [.

Fabio Capello thought Newcastle defender Steven Taylor was a midfielder

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Former England manager Fabio Capello turned down the chance to watch Newcastle's Steven Taylor claiming he was "all right for midfielders", the player has claimed. The centre-back has been called up to the England squad as a late replacement for the injured Gary Cahill. But an international career seemed an entirely remote prospect last season [.

DT Exclusive: Roy Hodgson tries to talk Frank Lampard out of considering a move to MLS

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After Frank Lampard scored the winning goal in England's friendly against Brazil, manager Roy Hodgson publicly warned him that staying in Europe once his Chelsea contract expires at the end of this season will help him keep his place in the England squad. Lampard has been rumored to be a possible replacement for David Beckham in the LA Galaxy's midfield, but Hodgson doesn't seem fond of that possibility.

Lookalikes: Owls that look like Roy Hodgson

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Does what it says on the tin, really: a collection of owls that bear more than a passing resemblance to England manager Roy Hodgson.

Alan Pardew Not Like The Great Bobby Robson

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I just watched a documentary on England's World Cup in 1990 in Italy called "One Night In Turin" and it was all about Bobby Robson, the England manager, and how the press gave him a tough time of things when he was England manager for eight years, and certainly in his last tournament in italy [...]


GIF It: Roy Hodgson – England manager and Steven Gerrard’s butler

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By now, Roy Hodgson is sick of the sight of water. But in his pre-match press conference ahead of the World Cup qualifier between England and Poland, he was happy to splash it around quite freely. The England boss played the part of butler to captain Steven Gerrard as the Liverpool man prepared to answer [.

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Newcastle sack manager Steve McClaren after 21% league win percentage

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Steve McClaren has been sacked as manager of English Premier League strugglers Newcastle United with "immediate effect," the north-east club announced Friday.

Newcastle are second-bottom in the table and facing relegation despite spending some £29 million ($41 million, 37 million euros) on new players during the January transfer window in a bid to avoid the drop.

Newcastle sack manager Steve McClaren after 21% league win percentage

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Steve McClaren has been sacked as manager of English Premier League strugglers Newcastle United with "immediate effect," the north-east club announced Friday.

Newcastle are second-bottom in the table and facing relegation despite spending some £29 million ($41 million, 37 million euros) on new players during the January transfer window in a bid to avoid the drop.

World class £14.25m target on his way to Chelsea, manager confirms

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Former England manager Fabio Capello has confirmed that Antonio Conte is preparing for life as Chelsea manager.

Conte is managing the Italy national team now and will take over from Guus Hiddink at the end of this season.

England manager Roy Hodgson willing to listen to Raheem Sterling’s contract frustrations

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England manager Roy Hodgson has offered to lend Raheem Sterling a sympathetic ear to air any contract frustrations, but admits he would rather stay out of club business.

The 20-year-old, named in the national squad to face the Republic of Ireland on June 7 and Slovenia on June 14, has been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons as his future at Liverpool comes under increased scrutiny.

England manager Roy Hodgson willing to listen to Raheem Sterling’s contract frustrations

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England manager Roy Hodgson has offered to lend Raheem Sterling a sympathetic ear to air any contract frustrations, but admits he would rather stay out of club business.

The 20-year-old, named in the national squad to face the Republic of Ireland on June 7 and Slovenia on June 14, has been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons as his future at Liverpool comes under increased scrutiny.

Harry Redknapp insists his managerial career isn’t over yet despite failing at QPR

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Harry Redknapp insists his career is not finished following his sudden resignation as QPR manager.

The veteran boss has quit the Barclays Premier League relegation battlers citing his need for double knee replacement surgery in the near future.

His decision on Tuesday came just hours after QPR's failure to land a number of targets on transfer deadline day but Redknapp played down that as a factor and denied a rift with owner Tony Fernandes.

Harry Redknapp insists his managerial career isn’t over yet despite failing at QPR

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Harry Redknapp insists his career is not finished following his sudden resignation as QPR manager.

The veteran boss has quit the Barclays Premier League relegation battlers citing his need for double knee replacement surgery in the near future.

His decision on Tuesday came just hours after QPR's failure to land a number of targets on transfer deadline day but Redknapp played down that as a factor and denied a rift with owner Tony Fernandes.

Harry Redknapp rejects theories that he left QPR due to lack of new signings

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Harry Redknapp insists he did not resign as QPR manager because of the club's lack of signings in the January transfer window.

Veteran boss Redknapp has quit as boss of the Barclays Premier League strugglers citing imminent knee replacement surgery as his reason.

And his first-team coach Glenn Hoddle, the former England manager, has also confirmed that he has left his position at Loftus Road following Redknapp's departure.

Harry Redknapp rejects theories that he left QPR due to lack of new signings

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Harry Redknapp insists he did not resign as QPR manager because of the club's lack of signings in the January transfer window.

Veteran boss Redknapp has quit as boss of the Barclays Premier League strugglers citing imminent knee replacement surgery as his reason.

And his first-team coach Glenn Hoddle, the former England manager, has also confirmed that he has left his position at Loftus Road following Redknapp's departure.

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Video: Roy Hodgson confirms Spurs’ Harry Kane will be in his next England squad

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England manager Roy Hodgson has confirmed that Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane will receive a first call-up to the national team if he is still...

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Thursday Kickoff: Sturridge left off England squad; Messi claims contract renewal was simple; and more

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Roy Hodgson has conceded in his war of words with Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers.

The England manager left injured forward Daniel Sturridgeoff the national team squad for a pair of Euro 2016 qualifiers against San Marino and Estonia this month. Hodgson instead took just three forwards:Danny Welbeck, Wayne Rooney, and Rickie Lambert.

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Major Link Soccer: England manager under investigation

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Could Bob Bradley make the coaching move from Ligue 2 to the EPL?

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Jordan Morris might not be perfect, but after his performance against LA on Sunday, it's hard to deny that he's a big-time player.

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When you score a goal as good as Alejandro Bedoya's against TFC this weekend, you're allowed to get a little braggadocious about it.

Roberto Di Matteo and Gus Poyet set to reject Sunderland

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Roberto Di Matteo and Gus Poyet, two of the early favourites to replace Paolo Di Canio as Sunderland manager, are both set to rule themselves out of contention for the post. The Guardian reports that the pair both plan to spurn any approach from the Black Cats, with "Di Matteo, especially, and Poyet apparently lukewarm" [.

Hodgson Refuses To Condemn England Fans For Anti-Rio Chants

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During England's 8-0 win over San Marino last night, fans in the stands started chanting "Rio Ferdinand fuck off".

England manager, Roy Hodgson, was asked about the chanting but refused to criticise them.

"Of course I heard it. I'm not deaf. But I've absolutely no comment to make on it.

Video: David Cameron steals a speech from Mike Bassett

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Prime Minister David Cameron has been under considerable pressure in recent weeks, so when he needed to find some inspirational words he decided to borrow some belonging to everyone's favourite fictional England manager, Mike Bassett. Via 101GG