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Blackburn Rovers 3-1 Liverpool - Defeat put Hodgson on brink

Posted Wednesday, January 05, 2011 by PA11 hits

Roy Hodgson has survived many low points in his short spell as Liverpool manager but a 3-1 defeat at Blackburn would seem to be one disaster too far and could hasten his exit from Anfield. Even before Saturday's injury-time winner against Bolton the suggestion was club owners New England Sports Ventures were actively looking for a replacement. On this performance they will probably have to spe...Full Story »

Aston Villa 0-1 Sunderland - Villa in drop zone

Posted Wednesday, January 05, 2011 by PA17 hits

Aston Villa dropped into the bottom three of the Barclays Premier League for the first time in seven years as their former loan signing Phil Bardsley earned Sunderland a 1-0 victory at Villa Park. Gerard Houllier's side slipped into the relegation zone on goal difference as a result of Wolves' shock victory over champions Chelsea at Molineux. Villa had striker Emile Heskey sent off for violent...Full Story »

Viola insist striker is going nowhere amid continuing speculation

Posted Wednesday, January 05, 2011 by skysports.com24 hits

Fiorentina have issued a hands-off warning concerning coveted striker Alberto Gilardino. The 28-year-old, who has scored five times for the Serie A outfit this term, has previously been linked with Juventus, Lyon and Newcastle.Speculation concerning the striker, who is contracted to Fiorentina until 2013, has intensified during the Serie A winter break, but La Viola insist he is going nowhere...Full Story »

Blackpool 1 - 2 Birmingham report - Dann helps Blues end away duck

Posted Tuesday, January 04, 2011 by PA25 hits

Scott Dann's last-gasp strike at Blackpool earned Birmingham their first away win of the season with their 2-1 success also moving them out of the Barclays Premier League relegation zone. Alexander Hleb pounced on a mistake by Stephen Crainey to put Blues ahead in the first half before DJ Campbell's 68th-minute equaliser. Alex McLeish's side then sealed victory thanks to Dann's close-range eff...Full Story »

St Pauli shocked after ex-player admits taking bribes

Posted Wednesday, January 05, 2011 by YAHOO Sport70 hits

BERLIN, Jan 4 (Reuters) - Bundesliga club St Pauli reacted with shock on Tuesday after a former player said in a magazine interview he took 100,000 euros ($133,100) to fix five matches in 2008. Rene Schnitzler, who played for the club when they were still in the second division, told Stern magazine he accepted the money from a Dutchman working with a betting outfit, although he denied influenci...Full Story »

Pep Guardiola Admits Gabriel Milito Will Likely Leave Barcelona In Search Of More Playing Time

Posted Wednesday, January 05, 2011 by YAHOO Sport45 hits

Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola has admitted that Gabriel Milito will likely leave the club for more playing time.Earlier on Tuesday there were reports suggesting that the Argentine centre-back wanted to leave Camp Nou on loan for the rest of the season with Genoa as a possible destination.However, Guardiola has revealed that he has not talked to Milito about a potential switch but admits that he ...Full Story »

Kolo Toure and Adebayor fight during latest training ground bust-up at Manchester City

Posted Wednesday, January 05, 2011 by hits

At least Roberto Mancini cannot accuse his Manchester City players of lacking fighting spirit as they attempt to end the club’s 35-year wait for success. Scuffle: Adebayor (right) is held back by team mates as he attempts to confront Toure (left) who is subdued by James Milner If the New Year resolution at Eastlands was to draw a line under the rows, confrontations and behaviour more ak...Full Story »

Blackburn Rovers vs Liverpool preview - Samba set for Rovers return

Posted Wednesday, January 05, 2011 by PA199 hits

Defender Christopher Samba returns from a three-match absence to captain Blackburn at home to Liverpool. The centre-back has been out with an ankle problem but is fit to play, along with Michel Salgado who served a one-match suspension in Saturday's defeat at Sunderland. Striker Nikola Kalinic still has two matches of his ban outstanding so he misses out against the Merseysiders, as does midfi...Full Story »

Aston Villa vs Sunderland preview - Same again for Villa

Posted Wednesday, January 05, 2011 by PA74 hits

Aston Villa boss Gerard Houllier has no fresh injury concerns. Houllier is considering whether to keep faith with the side which earned an impressive 3-3 draw with champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. Youngster Ciaran Clark is likely to keep his place at left-back in place of the axed England defender Stephen Warnock after scoring a last-gasp equaliser. Midfielder Fabian Delph and ...Full Story »

Drogba: Malaria still slowing me

Posted Tuesday, January 04, 2011 by ESPN107 hits

Didier Drogba has admitted the Chelsea dressing room has been an "unhappy'' place during their recent slump in form and says his own performances have been hampered by his battles with injury and malaria. Vidic surprised by Chelsea slump Both Chelsea and their Ivorian forward Drogba have been some way short of their best since a promising start to the season, with the Blues recording just on...Full Story »

Defender opposed to playing in intense heat

Posted Tuesday, January 04, 2011 by skysports.com50 hits

Germany international Philipp Lahm says he is against playing the 2022 World Cup in Qatar during the summer, insisting it is 'madness' to play in such high temperatures. Qatar, whose recent successful bid was based on holding the World Cup in the summer, has pledged to build air-conditioned stadiums to host games in 11 years' time. However, several leading figures, including Uefa president Mic...Full Story »

Bentley eyes Spurs exit - Clubs lining up to land midfielder

Posted Tuesday, January 04, 2011 by skysports.com142 hits

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp has confirmed David Bentley is hoping to leave White Hart Lane. Bentley has slipped way down the pecking order at Tottenham this season and would not appear to figure in Redknapp's plans for the rest of the campaign. The former Arsenal and Blackburn man has made only three appearances this season and is thought to be keen on a move away in search of regular firs...Full Story »

Blackburn Rovers owners dismiss move for Ronaldinho

Posted Tuesday, January 04, 2011 by theguardian.com277 hits

Ronaldinho is expected to leave Milan and has been linked with a move to Blackburn. The owners of Blackburn Rovers have dismissed reports linking the club with a move for Ronaldinho, describing them as "just rumours". The Brazilian World Cup winner is set to leave San Siro and Rovers have been reported to be vying with Gremio for his signature. However, Venkatesh Rao, director of Venky's, to...Full Story »

Blackburn deny interest in Ronaldinho

Posted Tuesday, January 04, 2011 by hits

Blackburn say reports of a move for Ronaldinho are 'just rumours' The Brazilian World Cup winner is set to leave the San Siro and Rovers have been reported to be vying with Gremio for his signature. However, Venky's director Venkatesh Rao has rubbished the speculation and told the Lancashire Telegraph: "That is not true. "There is no interest at all, they are just rumours." The club's own...Full Story »

Blackpool vs Birmingham Preview - Carney out of Blues clash

Posted Tuesday, January 04, 2011 by PA112 hits

Blackpool's David Carney will miss the Barclays Premier League match against Birmingham on Tuesday after linking up with Australia ahead of the Asia Cup. Elliot Grandin is unlikely to be risked as he missed the defeat by Manchester City because of a hamstring strain. Manager Ian Holloway could be tempted to freshen up his side in an attempt to return to winning ways Blackpool defender Ian Eva...Full Story »

Raith Rovers 2 - 1 Dunfermline - Rovers claim huge win to close gap

Posted Sunday, January 02, 2011 by PA17 hits

Raith emerged victorious in their top of the table clash at home to Dunfermline, seeing off the First Division leaders 2-1. The scoreline remained goalless at the break but Gregory Tade`s 70th-minute winner proved the difference after Nick Phinn had quickly cancelled out Mark Campbell`s opener for the hosts. A pretty much pedestrian first half passed by between the two promotion hopefuls, with...Full Story »

Chelsea FC 3 - 3 Aston Villa - Clark gives Chelsea the blues

Posted Sunday, January 02, 2011 by PA39 hits

Chelsea's amazing late fightback was in vain as Aston Villa scored a stoppage-time equaliser in a 3-3 draw which leaves the champions' Barclays Premier League title defence in considerable doubt. Didier Drogba and John Terry looked to have snatched victory from the jaws of defeat with goals in the final six minutes at Stamford Bridge but the hosts' poor defending cost them when Ciaran Clark nod...Full Story »

HARRY REDKNAPP last night opened the door for David Beckham to join Tottenham.

Posted Sunday, January 02, 2011 by The Sun79 hits

The Spurs chief said: "We'll contact the LA Galaxy to see if they will let him go out on loan Turn to and if David is up for a three-month deal then we will definitely be interested. "I'm sure he can still do a great job at the top level, otherwise I wouldn't bother. "He would be a fantastic player to have here - and he wouldn't be coming just to sell some shirts." Becks, 35, wants to play ...Full Story »

Crystal Palace v Preston North End

Posted Sunday, January 02, 2011 by hits

The game between Crystal Palace and Preston North End in the Championship on Monday, 3rd January 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.History of the Crystal Palace v Preston North End fixture Crystal Palace prepare to entertain Preston North End at Selhurst Park on Monday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Eagles are clearly on top, having won 1...Full Story »

Palace axe Burley after Millwall misery

Posted Sunday, January 02, 2011 by YAHOO Sport42 hits

LONDON (AFP) - Crystal Palace sacked manager George Burley after the struggling Championship side crashed to a 3-0 defeat at south London rivals Millwall on Saturday. Burley was dismissed in the immediate aftermath of another chastening afternoon for Palace, who remain in the relegation zone after a third defeat in five matches. The former Scotland coach only took over at Selhurst Park in June...Full Story »

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