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Jim McGuinness Ready To Stand On His Own Two Feet In The ‘Unknown’

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Jim McGuinness has been appointed head coach of the United States Soccer League outfit, Charlotte Independence. After a lengthy spell with Celtic, McGuinness took up the role as assistant to former Bayern Leverkusen manager, Roger Schmidt at Beijing Sinobo Guoan. McGuinness left China in July and had been looking to secure his first head-coaching role. However, he admitted the decision on …

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Jim McGuinness Appointed Manager Of United Soccer League Side

Former All Ireland winning manager, Jim McGuinness, has been appointed as the manager of Charlotte Independence in North Carolina. The 46-year-old has been making huge strides in the soccer world since he left the role of Donegal boss in 2014 and this move marks his first role as a professional manager. He was brought on board as a consultant with …

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Vote: Who Are The Top Contenders To Succeed Stephen Rochford?

Stephen Rochford stepped down from his post as Mayo manager yesterday evening, citing a lack of support from the county board as the reason for his decision.  Rochford took over in 2015, leading his side to the All Ireland final in 2016 and 2017 before exiting the competition at the hands of Kildare this summer. The search will now begin for his replacement …

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Mayo Could Turn To Jim McGuinness If Stephen Rochford Departs [Report]

This year’s All-Ireland SFC final will be contested by Dublin and Tyrone and if there was something missing from the latter stages of this summer’s championship, it was Mayo.  The Westerners exited this year’s Championship at the hands of Kildare in Newbridge and the unfamiliar early exit has led to question marks over Stephen Rochford’s future. To date, Donie Buckley …

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Jim McGuinness Is Reportedly Set To Take Over At Galway United

The former Donegal manager recently completed his Uefa A Licence. A report in The Irish Sun this morning has linked Jim McGuinness with the vacant role at Galway United following the departure of Shane Keegan. The 45-year-old left his role with Chinese club Beijing Sinobo Guoan citing, “personal, family reasons”. McGuinness indicated at the time that he would like to return to Europe to take …

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Jim McGuinness Leaves Role In China With Eyes On A Post In European Football

Jim McGuinness has left his role as assistant coach at Beijing Sinobo Guoa with immediate effect. Despite signing a two-and-a-half-year contract with the Chinese capital side last June, the Donegal native has called time on his brief stint in Asia. McGuinness had been working under former Bayer Leverkusen and Red Bull Salzburg coach Roger Schmidt in Beijing as he still cuts …

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Former Donegal All-Ireland Winner Seeks Position Of Senior Football Manager

EirGrid Ulster GAA Under 21 Football Championship Quarter-Final, Healy Park, Omagh, Co. Tyrone 15/3/2017 Tyrone vs Donegal Donegal manager Declan Bonner Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Lorcan Doherty

Following the resignation of Rory Gallagher after a bitterly disappointing 2017 championship, former All-Ireland winner and Donegal’s current under-21 manager, Declan Bonner has staked his claim for the position of senior football manager. Having told the Donegal Democrat earlier in the week that he had yet to decide on putting his name forward, Highland Radio, have now confirmed that Bonner …

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Jim McGuinness Spots A Weakness In Dublin Tactics That Tyrone Could Exploit

Former Donegal manager Jim McGuinness has had his say ahead of the highly-anticipated clash of Dublin and Tyrone on August 27. Writing for the Irish Times, McGuinness looked at how important it is that Tyrone give themselves the opportunity to compete while also outlining the necessary components when it comes to masterminding a victory over Dublin. McGuinness picked out what …

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