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Job title costs Tigers their honeymoon period

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IAIN DOWIE began his tenure as Hull City manager today, watching his new side lose 3-2 at Portsmouth.

Except he did not begin his tenure as manager on Saturday.

He began his tenure as football management consultant. Read the rest of this entry »

Note to self: avoid interviewing Robbie Savage

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DERBY County lost 4-1 at home on Saturday against Championship minnows Scunthorpe United.

A local journalist asked club captain Robbie Savage why this was the case, especially as it came only one league game after a draw at table-toppers Newcastle United.

This was his answer. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Andrew Brook

January 12, 2010 at 7:16 pm

Owen swaps Magpies for medals

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THIS week Manchester United made two new signings – Antonio Valencia from Wigan and Michael Owen.

One of those signings, Valencia, is not surprising, but the purchase of 29-year-old Owen certainly is. Read the rest of this entry »