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King Fut
Gaber out of Zamalek's squad ahead of El-Mahalla clashThis will be the White Knight’s second match after the departure of Alex McLeis
Gaber out of Zamalek's squad ahead of El-Mahalla clash
King Fut / Posted 2 hours ago
This will be the White Knight’s second match after the departure of Alex McLeish with Mohamed Helmy serving as interim manager. Goalkeeper Ahmed El-Shennawy continues his spell on the sidelines due to an injury to his knee, which he sustained during... Read more
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avillafan
Gary Gardner - now or neverto force a way into a poor Villa side so Gardner being held in such high regard
Gary Gardner - now or never
avillafan / Posted 4 hours ago
to force a way into a poor Villa side so Gardner being held in such high regard by some Villa fans baffles me. Not since Alex McLeish was manager has Gardner pulled on a Villa shirt. I don’t remember at that time watching him and thinking that he... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zamalek coach McLeish leaves after 65 days2015. 14 people were killed and several injured. Picture: AFP. CAIRO – Egyptia
Zamalek coach McLeish leaves after 65 days
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
2015. 14 people were killed and several injured. Picture: AFP. CAIRO – Egyptian Premier League club Zamalek's manager Alex McLeish has left the club after just 65 days despite winning six of his 10 games while in charge, the club said on its... Read more
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Goal.com
Alex McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65 days - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65
Alex McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65 days
Goal.com / Posted 2 days ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65 days The former Scotland, Aston Villa and Birmingham City manager has left the Egyptian club after just over two months in the... Read more
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Super Sport
Zamalek coach McLeish leaves after 65 days Egyptian Premier League club Zamalek's manager Alex McLeish has left the club
Zamalek coach McLeish leaves after 65 days
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
Egyptian Premier League club Zamalek's manager Alex McLeish has left the club after just 65 days despite winning six of his 10 games while in charge, the club said on its website. The former Rangers and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Zamalek coach McLeish leaves after 65 daysREUTERS: Egyptian Premier League club Zamalek's manager Alex McLeish has left t
Zamalek coach McLeish leaves after 65 days
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERS: Egyptian Premier League club Zamalek's manager Alex McLeish has left the club after just 65 days despite winning six of his 10 games while in charge, the club said on its website. The former Rangers and Scotland coach is the fourth manager... Read more
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The Star
Zamalek coach McLeish leaves after 65 days(Reuters) - Egyptian Premier League club Zamalek's manager Alex McLeish has lef
Zamalek coach McLeish leaves after 65 days
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
(Reuters) - Egyptian Premier League club Zamalek's manager Alex McLeish has left the club after just 65 days despite winning six of his 10 games while in charge, the club said on its website. The former Rangers and Scotland coach is the fourth... Read more
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soccernews
McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65 daysFormer Scotland manager Alex McLeish has parted company with Zamalek to become
McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65 days
soccernews / Posted 2 days ago
Former Scotland manager Alex McLeish has parted company with Zamalek to become the fourth coach to leave the Egyptian Premier League club this season. The 57-year-old ex-Rangers, Aston Villa and Birmingham City boss won six and drew two of 10 games... Read more
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Soccer Way
McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65 days McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65 days Former Scotland manager Alex McLeish has
McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65 days
Soccer Way / Posted 2 days ago
McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65 days Former Scotland manager Alex McLeish has parted company with Zamalek to become the fourth coach to leave the Egyptian Premier League club this season. The 57-year-old ex-Rangers, Aston Villa and Birmingham City... Read more
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Scotsman
Rangers target Ben Pringle | Ciftci wants Celtic exit | Forged Hearts ticketsstatement read. ‘I apologise unreservedly to all of you for our relegation from
Rangers target Ben Pringle | Ciftci wants Celtic exit | Forged Hearts tickets
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
statement read. ‘I apologise unreservedly to all of you for our relegation from the Ladbrokes Premiership.” (Various) Alex McLeish leaves Zamalek FORMER Rangers and Scotland boss Alex McLeish has left Egyptian club Zamalek after only 65 days... Read more
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Scotsman
Rangers target Ben Pringle | Dundee United want Ray McKinnon | Forged Hearts ticketsstatement read. ‘I apologise unreservedly to all of you for our relegation from
Rangers target Ben Pringle | Dundee United want Ray McKinnon | Forged Hearts tickets
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
statement read. ‘I apologise unreservedly to all of you for our relegation from the Ladbrokes Premiership.” (Various) Alex McLeish leaves Zamalek FORMER Rangers and Scotland boss Alex McLeish has left Egyptian club Zamalek after only 65 days... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Oh Eck, Alex - Former Blues Boss Sacked What's being said in the forum now? Former Blues manager Alex McLeish has been
Oh Eck, Alex - Former Blues Boss Sacked
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 days ago
What's being said in the forum now? Former Blues manager Alex McLeish has been sacked from Egyptian club Zamalek after just 65 days in charge. The 57 year-old Scot was dismissed after a poor run of results leaves Zamalek eight points behind leaders... Read more
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Scotsman
Rangers target Ben Pringle| Dundee United target Ray Mckinnon | Celtic/ Hearts ticketsThompson’s statement read. ‘I apologise unreservedly to all of you for our rele
Rangers target Ben Pringle| Dundee United target Ray Mckinnon | Celtic/ Hearts tickets
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Thompson’s statement read. ‘I apologise unreservedly to all of you for our relegation from the Ladbrokes Premiership.” Alex McLeish leaves Zamalek Former Rangers and Scotland boss Alex McLeish has left Egyptian club Zamalek after only 65 days... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham Mail football LIVE - 3 May, 2016entering the final 12 months of his contract. And it could be the Eagles will
Birmingham Mail football LIVE - 3 May, 2016
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
entering the final 12 months of his contract. And it could be the Eagles will join the hunt. Former Blues and Villa boss Alex McLeish has left Zamalek after just 65 days and became the FIFTH victim of the Egyptian club’s eccentric president this... Read more
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Scotsman
Alex McLeish leaves Egyptian side Zamalek after 65 days McLeish was in charge for only 10 games. Picture: Getty Former Rangers and Sc
Alex McLeish leaves Egyptian side Zamalek after 65 days
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
McLeish was in charge for only 10 games. Picture: Getty Former Rangers and Scotland boss Alex McLeish has left Egyptian club Zamalek after only 65 days in charge. McLeish was the fourth... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham Mail football LIVE - 3 May, 2016entering the final 12 months of his contract. And it could be the Eagles will
Birmingham Mail football LIVE - 3 May, 2016
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
entering the final 12 months of his contract. And it could be the Eagles will join the hunt. Former Blues and Villa boss Alex McLeish has left Zamalek after just 65 days and became the FIFTH victim of the Egyptian club’s eccentric president this... Read more
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King Fut
Zamalek terminate Alex McLeish's contractAlex McLeish has reportedly terminated his contract with Zamalek by mutual cons
Zamalek terminate Alex McLeish's contract
King Fut / Posted 4 days ago
Alex McLeish has reportedly terminated his contract with Zamalek by mutual consent after he was appointed in February as head coach. The board had hired McLeish following Ahmed Hossam ‘Mido’s dismissal, in hopes of the Scotsman turning their season... Read more
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birminghammail
Villa fans point the finger of blame - do you agree with them?indicates they aren't bad players individually. However added to the rubbish t
Villa fans point the finger of blame - do you agree with them?
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
indicates they aren't bad players individually. However added to the rubbish that had been left behind from the dregs of Alex McLeish and Paul Lambert, it wasn't anywhere near enough, as the best of those squads. Christian Benteke, Fabian Delph,... Read more
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King Fut
Gamal Abdel-Hameed discusses new role for Zamalekand first team trainer respectively. The departures have also been seen as an a
Gamal Abdel-Hameed discusses new role for Zamalek
King Fut / Posted 6 days ago
and first team trainer respectively. The departures have also been seen as an attempt to force the Scottish manager Alex Mcleish out of the club. ”Mortada Mansour told us we are a team of five people who must arrange their work for the best... Read more
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HITC Sport
Lorenzo Amoruso names Premier League boss that reminds him of Rangers legendClaudio is a good tactician which is the case with all good managers. "I like
Lorenzo Amoruso names Premier League boss that reminds him of Rangers legend
HITC Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Claudio is a good tactician which is the case with all good managers. "I like when a manager speaks freely, face to face. Alex McLeish is another one. I like that attitude. I don't like managers who speak behind your back. "Claudio wants the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Herd taken to hospital after head clashthe game and has gone to hospital for a check-up but wasn't unconscious so hope
Herd taken to hospital after head clash
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
the game and has gone to hospital for a check-up but wasn't unconscious so hopefully there is no concussion," Villa boss Alex McLeish said of Herd after the match. The injury comes two days after Herd opened his senior account during Villa's 1-1... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Herd apologises for late-night brawlstart in Saturday's Premier League game against West Bromwich Albion and those
Herd apologises for late-night brawl
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
start in Saturday's Premier League game against West Bromwich Albion and those not carrying injuries." Aston Villa coach Alex McLeish said the bad behaviour was "a slur on the club". Speaking of Herd and Collins, McLeish said: "If selected I... Read more
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heraldscotland
New touring play to show dystopian Scotland where redheads are persecutedFamous redheads of the past and present include Karen Gillan, Robin Cook, Lulu,
New touring play to show dystopian Scotland where redheads are persecuted
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
Famous redheads of the past and present include Karen Gillan, Robin Cook, Lulu, Tilda Swinton, Frankie Boyle, Alex McLeish, and Mary Queen of Scots, as well as Merida, the fictional heroine of Pixar movie Brave. Indeed, Scotland has the highest... Read more
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heraldscotland
Champions Cup organisers want to play Old Firm game abroad - and believe Wembley would be 'perfect venue'we know how to put on a show." He added: “I love both clubs. I brought Rangers
Champions Cup organisers want to play Old Firm game abroad - and believe Wembley would be 'perfect venue'
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
we know how to put on a show." He added: “I love both clubs. I brought Rangers over to America under Dick Advocaat then Alex McLeish. I deal with Peter Lawwell regularly and we’ve brought them over many times. So for me, it would be a wonderful... Read more
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King Fut
Bassem Morsi scores stunner as Zamalek edge Harasinto the match knowing that a win was the only option; Bassem Morsi and Shikaba
Bassem Morsi scores stunner as Zamalek edge Haras
King Fut / Posted 9 days ago
into the match knowing that a win was the only option; Bassem Morsi and Shikabala both returned to the starting XI, with Alex McLeish gunning for all three points. Zamalek XI: Gennesh, Hazem Emam, Ali Gabr, Koffi, Adel Gomaa, Tarek Hamed, Ahmed... Read more
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heraldscotland
Champions Cup organisers want to play the Old Firm game abroad - and believe Wembley would be the perfect venuewe know how to put on a show." He added: “I love both clubs. I brought Rangers
Champions Cup organisers want to play the Old Firm game abroad - and believe Wembley would be the perfect venue
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
we know how to put on a show." He added: “I love both clubs. I brought Rangers over to America under Dick Advocaat then Alex McLeish. I deal with Peter Lawwell regularly and we’ve brought them over many times. So for me, it would be a wonderful... Read more
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King Fut
Sheikh replaces Sobhy as Jol names Ahly squad to face Smouhahave received an offer to play a friendly match against... The Egyptian Basket
Sheikh replaces Sobhy as Jol names Ahly squad to face Smouha
King Fut / Posted 11 days ago
have received an offer to play a friendly match against... The Egyptian Basketball Federation has announced that Juan Antonio Orenga will become head... Zamalek manager Alex McLeish has announced his 18-man squad to face Haras... ... Read more
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King Fut
Elsheikh replaces Sobhy in Al Ahly squad to face Smouhaagainst... The Egyptian Basketball Federation has announced that Juan Antonio
Elsheikh replaces Sobhy in Al Ahly squad to face Smouha
King Fut / Posted 11 days ago
against... The Egyptian Basketball Federation has announced that Juan Antonio Orenga will become head... Zamalek manager Alex McLeish has announced his 18-man squad to face Haras... El Gawafel Sportives de Gafsa have quit the Tunisian Ligue 1... Read more
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King Fut
Zamalek receive offer from Bahrain Club for friendlythat Zamalek’s board have no intentions to reject the offer however they await
Zamalek receive offer from Bahrain Club for friendly
King Fut / Posted 11 days ago
that Zamalek’s board have no intentions to reject the offer however they await the confirmation of their first team coach, Alex Mcleish. Riffa Club are considered to be one of the top Bahraini sides and currently sit fourth in the league... Read more
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King Fut
Tanta left-back signs for Zamalek– it’s an honor for any player. “I now only await a call from Zamalek official
Tanta left-back signs for Zamalek
King Fut / Posted 11 days ago
– it’s an honor for any player. “I now only await a call from Zamalek officials, but they need to speak with [club coach] Alex McLeish first.” Galal El-Okda will provide a much needed addition to the current Zamalek squad، especially with talks... Read more
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King Fut
Hazem Emam reveals intention to run for Zamalek presidencyThe former Egypt international revealed that Mansour approached him to be a mem
Hazem Emam reveals intention to run for Zamalek presidency
King Fut / Posted 13 days ago
The former Egypt international revealed that Mansour approached him to be a member of Alex McLeish’s technical staff following the appointment of the Scottish manager. “Mortada Mansour called me after the club announced Alex McLeish as the new... Read more
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HITC Sport
Rob Lee names a surprising option for the next Newcastle United manager with their fierce rivals. He would unlikely to be accepted by the St James’s f
Rob Lee names a surprising option for the next Newcastle United manager
HITC Sport / Posted 13 days ago
with their fierce rivals. He would unlikely to be accepted by the St James’s faithful as a result; similar to how Alex McLeish was treated at Aston Villa after his past with Birmingham City. He would be a wise appointment though, with him... Read more
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walesonline
Toshack on course for success in AfricaWydad managed a 1-1 draw to make it to the group-stage quarter-final where Tosh
Toshack on course for success in Africa
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
Wydad managed a 1-1 draw to make it to the group-stage quarter-final where Toshackl could come up against Martin Jol or Alex McLeish, in charge of Egyptian sides Al Ahly and Zamalek respectively. And Tosh is still on course for a second title... Read more
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HITC Sport
Ex-Villa manager unsurprised at decline, makes bold claim about his much-criticised reignkeep them in the Premier League. Lambert took charge of Villa after they had j
Ex-Villa manager unsurprised at decline, makes bold claim about his much-criticised reign
HITC Sport / Posted 16 days ago
keep them in the Premier League. Lambert took charge of Villa after they had just scraped to survival in 16th place under Alex McLeish in 2011, and steered them to consecutive 15th-placed finishes in his two full seasons in charge. He was sacked... Read more
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Super Sport
Zamalek, Setif, Zesco reach group stage Former English Premier League manager Alex McLeish eased the pressure on him
Zamalek, Setif, Zesco reach group stage
Super Sport / Posted 16 days ago
Former English Premier League manager Alex McLeish eased the pressure on him by taking Zamalek of Egypt into the Caf Champions League group stage on Tuesday. The Cairo club snatched a late equaliser to draw... Read more
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International Business Times
Aston Villa relegation: The key moments that sealed the downfall of the former European champions down as boss of Villa by mutual consent in June. Once again, the club was left
Aston Villa relegation: The key moments that sealed the downfall of the former European champions
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
down as boss of Villa by mutual consent in June. Once again, the club was left looking for a new gaffer.A tale of two ScotsAlex McLeish was never accepted by Villa fansGetty Images Things spiralled out of control at Villa Park that summer when the... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Monday Verdict: Charting 'pathetic' Villa's 'shameful' declineplenty of managers and coaches across the world, instead they chose the man who
Monday Verdict: Charting 'pathetic' Villa's 'shameful' decline
TEAMTalk / Posted 18 days ago
plenty of managers and coaches across the world, instead they chose the man who had just got rivals Birmingham relegated. Alex McLeish was possibly the worst appointment in the eyes of Villa fans next to a combination of Trevor Francis, Jasper... Read more
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Super Sport
TP Mazembe fight for survivalmanager Martin Jol handles Ahly, who enjoy home advantage over Young Africans a
TP Mazembe fight for survival
Super Sport / Posted 18 days ago
manager Martin Jol handles Ahly, who enjoy home advantage over Young Africans after drawing 1-1 in Tanzania. Ex-Birmingham City and Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish guides a Zamalek team that will defend in Algeria a 2-0 lead over Mouloudia Be... Read more
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FIFA
African clubs line up for final eightare away in Algeria, defending a 2-0 first-leg lead against rookies MO Bejaia.
African clubs line up for final eight
FIFA / Posted 18 days ago
are away in Algeria, defending a 2-0 first-leg lead against rookies MO Bejaia. Like Al Ahly, Zamalek have a new coach in Alex McLeish, but the former Scotland manager is under tremendous pressure to win silverware in Africa after his team fell... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Aston Villa relegation from Premier League to Championship: How it happenedAFP Lerner and the board’s decision-making was then heavily criticised as Vill
Aston Villa relegation from Premier League to Championship: How it happened
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
AFP Lerner and the board’s decision-making was then heavily criticised as Villa appointed Birmingham City manager Alex McLeish, despite the spray-painted bed sheets and protests from supporters pleading with the club not to appoint the man... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why Villa’s fall has been years in the makingfinish. Lerner and the board’s decision-making was then heavily criticised as
Why Villa’s fall has been years in the making
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
finish. Lerner and the board’s decision-making was then heavily criticised as Villa appointed Birmingham City manager Alex McLeish, despite the spray-painted bed sheets and protests from supporters pleading with the club not to appoint the man... Read more
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HITC Sport
Ehiogu believes it's been a five-year Villa decline, Boateng suggests much longerVilla before joining Middlesbrough in 2009. “It hasn’t been a secret; it hasn’
Ehiogu believes it's been a five-year Villa decline, Boateng suggests much longer
HITC Sport / Posted 19 days ago
Villa before joining Middlesbrough in 2009. “It hasn’t been a secret; it hasn’t been a sudden decline. “They had, under (Alex) McLeish, going back quite a few years now, they flirted with relegation so the evidence has been coming, it’s been... Read more
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HITC Sport
Report: 48-year-old ex-Premier League boss on Al-Hasawi's shortlist for Nottingham Forest jobGround. Forest have gone through a whole host of managers under Al-Hasawi's re
Report: 48-year-old ex-Premier League boss on Al-Hasawi's shortlist for Nottingham Forest job
HITC Sport / Posted 19 days ago
Ground. Forest have gone through a whole host of managers under Al-Hasawi's reign, with Steve Cotterill, Sean O'Driscioll, Alex McLeish, Billy Davies, Stuart Pearce and Dougie Freedman all losing their jobs at the club inside the last four... Read more
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livesoccertv
Goodbye Aston Villa: A quick look at the journey to relegationthe then manager Gerard Houllier resigned due to health-issues, it paved way fo
Goodbye Aston Villa: A quick look at the journey to relegation
livesoccertv / Posted 19 days ago
the then manager Gerard Houllier resigned due to health-issues, it paved way for the appointment of Birmingham City manager Alex McLeish. The appointment of a manager from the club’s bitter rivals did not go well with many Villa fans who protested... Read more
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soccernews
Villa´s ´sorry state´ has been building since O´Neill exit - Graysonhas been evident since his acrimonious exit in 2010 and they have not finished
Villa´s ´sorry state´ has been building since O´Neill exit - Grayson
soccernews / Posted 20 days ago
has been evident since his acrimonious exit in 2010 and they have not finished above 15th since 2011. Gerard Houllier, Alex McLeish, Paul Lambert, Tim Sherwood and Remi Garde have all been appointed and dismissed in the last six years, and... Read more
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Soccer Way
Villa´s ´sorry state´ has been building since O´Neill exit - Grayson has been evident since his acrimonious exit in 2010 and they have not finished
Villa´s ´sorry state´ has been building since O´Neill exit - Grayson
Soccer Way / Posted 20 days ago
has been evident since his acrimonious exit in 2010 and they have not finished above 15th since 2011. Gerard Houllier, Alex McLeish, Paul Lambert, Tim Sherwood and Remi Garde have all been appointed and dismissed in the last six years, and... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Brewin: Villa's slide to relegation is completeof Lerner's reign. O'Neill's successors have all been, in different ways, poor
Brewin: Villa's slide to relegation is complete
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 20 days ago
of Lerner's reign. O'Neill's successors have all been, in different ways, poor fits for the club. Gerard Houllier, Alex McLeish, Paul Lambert and Tim Sherwood came and went before Remi Garde was the final, fateful misfit. Struggling at the... Read more
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Scotsman
Mo Johnston interview: I can’t go back to Celticfans burning scarves and claiming they would never return after he signed, in J
Mo Johnston interview: I can’t go back to Celtic
Scotsman / Posted 20 days ago
fans burning scarves and claiming they would never return after he signed, in July 1989. Johnston remembers bumping into Alex McLeish after the game against Aberdeen when he broke his duck for Rangers in a 1-0 win over the Pittodrie side. “He... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Mo Johnston scored his first Old Firm goal for Rangers and stopped the whispering behind his back inside Ibroxmyself if I ever would. But then I scored against Aberdeen from a great ball fr
Mo Johnston scored his first Old Firm goal for Rangers and stopped the whispering behind his back inside Ibrox
EveningTimes Online / Posted 20 days ago
myself if I ever would. But then I scored against Aberdeen from a great ball from Trevor Steven. “It was funny because big Alex McLeish was staying down in Glasgow after the game and he was walking to the parking lot outside Ibrox. "Big Alex said... Read more
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heraldscotland
Mo Johnston scored his first Old Firm goal for Rangers and stopped the whispering behind his back inside Ibroxmyself if I ever would. But then I scored against Aberdeen from a great ball fr
Mo Johnston scored his first Old Firm goal for Rangers and stopped the whispering behind his back inside Ibrox
heraldscotland / Posted 20 days ago
myself if I ever would. But then I scored against Aberdeen from a great ball from Trevor Steven. “It was funny because big Alex McLeish was staying down in Glasgow after the game and he was walking to the parking lot outside Ibrox. "Big Alex said... Read more
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