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Allardyce in England manager talks

Allardyce steered Sunderland to Premier League safety last season Sunderland have given the Football Association (FA) permission to speak to their manager Sam Allardyce about the position of England boss. But the Premier League club say they want Allardyce to stay, insisting he is “very much key to our plans”. Sunderland claim speculation about Allardyce

Bruce not certain about Hull future

Steve Bruce was appointed Hull City manager in June 2012 Hull City manager Steve Bruce says he does not know for certain if he will still be in charge of the club at the start of the new Premier League season. Hull’s owners are trying to sell the club, while Bruce has also been linked

FA Cup final victory can do more for Manchester United than Champions League qualification, says Louis van Gaal

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal believes lifting the FA Cup at Wembley will do more for his side than qualifying for the Champions League. United finished fifth in the Barclays Premier League, meaning they lose their seat at European football’s top table next term, but Van Gaal thinks victory over Crystal Palace on Saturday

Rangers move to sign Burnley’s Barton

Barton was named Burnley’s player of the year after helping them gain promotion to the Premier League Rangers have made a move to sign Burnley midfielder Joey Barton on a free transfer this summer. The 33-year-old was shown round the club’s Auchenhowie training ground on Saturday. Talks will continue and a deal could be imminent.

Cellino’s son leaves Leeds board

Leeds United finished 13th in the Championship table Ercole Cellino, son of Leeds chairman Massimo, has left the Championship club’s board of directors. The 26-year-old was criticised last month after using Nazi hashtags on a post on Instagram. He had notified Companies House of his resignation on 28 March. In April, his brother Edoardo was

Football club’s low-flying plane probe

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The plane allegedly breached CAA guidelines. Football fans have been asked to share footage of a plane which flew at low altitude over Burnley’s stadium nine days after November’s Paris bombings. Club security staff became concerned about the light aircraft, which made a “sharp turn” and flew “erratically” while

Everton ‘can win silverware’ – Martinez

Everton have not won a game in all competitions since beating Chelsea in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup on 12 March Everton manager Roberto Martinez insists he is still the right man for the job after an FA Cup semi-final defeat to Manchester United increased pressure on his position. Anthony Martial’s goal deep into