ON THIS DAY IN SPORT 1991: Rangers boss Graeme Souness quit Ibrox to become manager of Liverpool. His spell at Anfield, barring an FA Cup final victory over Sunderland, was an unhappy one and he left in 1994. 1993: Manchester City escaped with a suspended punishment of a £50,000 fine and a match to be played behind closed doors after crowd trouble marred their FA Cup home defeat by Tottenham. 1995: A fine performance from Damian Cassidy helps Derry past Cavan in the National Football League quarter-finals. On the same day, Donegal defeated Clare, while Laois beat Monaghan and Kerry dismissed Tyrone at Croke Park. 1997: David Unsworth and Robbie Fowler were sent off as Liverpool saw their Premiership title dreams all but end as they drew 1-1 at Everton. 2004: FIFA fined the Cameroon Football Association £86,000 and docked the Cameroon national team six points from their 2006 World Cup qualifying group as punishment for wearing one-piece kits during the African Nations Cup. … [Read more...] about On this Day, April 16 1995: A fine performance from Damian Cassidy helps Derry past Cavan in the National Football League quarter-finals
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By Rahima Sohail Published: March 13, 2019 0 SHARES Share Tweet Email Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is thrown in the air by his players after winning the Champions League final during the UEFA Champions League final match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016 at the Giuseppe Meazza San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy. Photo: Getty When Real Madrid come knocking, few can say no. Even when you’re a manager who walked away only nine months ago from the club you love because “something needed to change”. Head coach Zinedine Zidane of Real Madrid is thrown in the air by his players during celebrations at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium following their victory last night in Kiev in the UEFA Champions League final, on May 27, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. Photo: Getty Zinedine Zidane is back at Real Madrid, the club where he won nine trophies during his previous three-year stint. The love Zizou has for Real Madrid is apparent. The Frenchman cemented … [Read more...] about Zidane’s homecoming is the fairy tale twist that Real Madrid craved, but will there be a happy ending?
ON THIS DAY 1919: One of the most successful managers in English Football League history, Bob Paisley, was born. He joined Liverpool from Bishop Auckland as a player in 1939 and stayed more than 40 years with the club. He took over from Bill Shankly as manager in 1974 and led the club to six league titles, three European Cups, three League Cups and the Uefa and European Super Cups once each. He died in 1996. 2000: Bradford striker Stan Collymore headed to Spain for talks with Real Oviedo. He was to sign for the club only to walk out several weeks later, stating he had retired. 2004: Louis Saha signed for Manchester United for £12.83million from Fulham, agreeing a five-and-a-half-year deal. 2006: The English Football Association confirmed Sven-Goran Eriksson would leave his position as England manager after that summer's World Cup in Germany. 2009: Hull signed midfielder Jimmy Bullard from Fulham for a then club-record fee of £5million on a four-and-a-half-year … [Read more...] about On this Day, January 23 1919: One of the most successful managers in English Football League history, Bob Paisley, was born
FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2018, file photo, Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz (86) dives for a touchdown past New England Patriots safety Devin McCourty (32) in the fourth quarter of the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Bruce Kluckhohn, File FILE - In this Oct. 27, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers' Max Muncy, right, celebrates after hitting the game-winning home run in the 18th inning against the Boston Red Sox in Game 3 of the World Series in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File) FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2018, file photo, United States players celebrate after winning the women's gold medal hockey game against Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File) FILE - In this March 16, 2018, file photo, UMBC players celebrate a teammate's basket during the second half against Virginia i a first-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry … [Read more...] about Most memorable games of 2018 required working overtime
PUBLISHED: 06:00 14 November 2018 Stuart Watson Paul Lambert won eight trophies at Celtic. Photo: PA PA Archive/PA Images Ipswich Town boss Paul Lambert has been impressing the players with his skills on the training pitch. STUART WATSON looks back on his playing career. Paul Lambert of Borussia Dortmund is chased by Manchester United's David Beckham during the Champions League semi-final of 1997. Photo: PAPaul Lambert, a midfield general, won the Champions League at Borussia Dortmund. He marked France star Zinedine Zidane out the game in a victory over Juventus at the 1997 final in Munich.He earned 40 caps for Scotland, played at the 1998 World Cup and claimed eight winners’ medals in eight years at Celtic.You forget just how good the now 49-year-old was.MORE: ‘He’s turned us into a team that looks like scoring goals and conceding less’ - Spence on Lambert impact“If he could he would probably like to still be playing,” … [Read more...] about Lambert’s still got it! Town’s Champions League winning boss impressing in training