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Ireland’s Cyrus Christie Set To Swap Championship Clubs

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 11/6/2017 Ireland vs Austria Ireland's Cyrus Christie

Ireland international Cyrus Christie looks set to leave Derby County in the coming days. The right-back looks surplus to requirements at Pride Park following the £4.5m acquisition of Liverpool’s Andre Wisdom at the weekend, and as such has been attracting interest from Middlesbrough and Sheffield Wednesday. Indeed, it looks as though the former have won the race for his signature. …

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Garry Monk Issues Rallying Cry As Leeds United Chase Playoff Date

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 07: Garry Monk manager of Leeds United looks on prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Leeds United at Craven Cottage on March 7, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Leeds United were a Premier League club the last time Arsenal and Arsene Wenger lifted the Premier League trophy, thirteen years ago. While Arsenal supporters demand changes at the Emirates this summer in order to be realistic challengers for the title next season, Leeds supporters are hoping they too can look forward to a new challenge next season and take …

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Watch: Both Managers Are Sent Off As All Hell Breaks Loose At The End Of Huddersfield V Leeds

Leeds Huddersfield

Sunday afternoon’s match between Championship promotion hopefuls Huddersfield and Leeds ended in chaos in scenes that saw both managers sent the stands. With the scores tied at 1-1 in the closing stages, Huddersfield defender Michael Hefele struck in injury time to score the winner, leading to wild celebrations from manager David Wagner. As Wagner was running, he collided with Leeds …

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Twitter Reacts As Non-League Sutton Utd Dump Leeds Out Of The FA Cup

SUTTON, GREATER LONDON - JANUARY 29: Jamie Collins of Sutton United (C) celebrates scoring his sides first goal with his Sutton United team mates during The Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Sutton United and Leeds United at Borough Sports Ground on January 29, 2017 in Sutton, Greater London. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Sutton United, victors of one of the all-time great FA Cup shocks when they beat top-flight Coventry City in 1989, can add the scalp of Championship side Leeds to their collection. The U’s, currently 16th in the National League table, defeated Garry Monk’s heavily-rotated side 1-0 at Gander Green Lane on Sunday, 24 hours after Lincoln City from the same …

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Leeds United: Garry Monk Says He’s In It For The Long Haul

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 29: Garry Monk, Manager of Leeds United looks on the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Leeds United at Villa Park on December 29, 2016 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Garry Monk appears to be the man that will finally guide Leeds United back to the Premier League, with his side currently third in the Championship table ahead of their clash with Barnsley this weekend. Leeds have been out of  the top flight since the summer of 2004 and are currently on their eleventh manager in five years. Monk has …

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Italian Businessman Buys 50% Stake In Leeds United…Thanks To Kenny Dalglish

LEEDS, ENGLAND - MARCH 05: A general view of Elland Road Stadium prior to kick off in the Sky Bet Championship League match between Leeds United and Bolton Wanderers, at Elland Road Stadium on March 5, 2016 in Leeds, United Kingdom. (Photo by Daniel Smith/Getty Images)

Leeds United have a new co-owner, as of today. The Chmapionship side have confirmed that Italian businessman Andrea Radrizzani has purchased a 50% stake in the club, with Massimo Cellino staying on as co-owner. ? @LUFC are pleased to confirm the completion of a 50 per cent investment by Aser Group Holding. Read more at https://t.co/4hZaLIvnoC pic.twitter.com/eM0gNlWW3H — Leeds United …

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New Leeds United Boss Already Fighting For His Future [Report]

You would think a manager’s job is safe when he has only been in the role for two months; however, news that Garry Monk is fighting to save his job as manager of Leeds United, having only been appointed in June, comes as little surprise given the history of their club’s owner, Massimo Cellino. Former Swansea City manager Monk was installed as …

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Joleon Lescott Set To End His Aston Villa Nightmare [Report]

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Joleon Lescott of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion at Villa Park on September 19, 2015 in Birmingham, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Joleon Lescott is believed to be following fellow centre-back Ciaran Clark out of Villa Park.  Akin to his former Irish teammate, he too is making the switch to a fellow Championship side; in Lescott’s case, to Elland Road and Leeds United according to a report in the Telegraph. The 33-year-old former England international had a year to forget as he …

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Former Liverpool And Chelsea Managers On Swansea Shortlist

Former Swansea boss Brendan Rodgers during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool at The Hawthorns on April 25, 2015 in West Bromwich, England.

With Swansea City set to be on the hunt for a new manager this summer, ex-Liverpool and Chelsea bosses have been named on the club’s shortlist. The club are set to lose current head coach Fransecso Guidolin – who has been linked with the soon-to-be-vacant Italy job – at the end of the season, and the Telegraph are reporting that …

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Five Managers Who Could Replace Roy Hodgson At England After Euro 2016

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 03: Roy Hodgson, manager of England looks on prior to the International friendly match between England and Norway at Wembley Stadium on September 3, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Despite coming through the Euro 2016 qualifying group with a 100% win rate, the future of England manager Roy Hodgson will not be resolved until after the tournament this summer. Though his side looked impressive in what was admittedly a relatively handy qualifying group, England’s subpar showing at the World cup in Brazil two years ago has not been forgotten …

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Marcelo Bielsa To Swansea Could Be A Risk Worth Taking

Pep Guardiola once described him as “the best manager in the world” but if Swansea do, as has been heavily speculated this week, appoint Marcelo Bielsa as their new manager, they will be taking a massive risk. Whether or not Swansea were right to dispense with previous incumbent Garry Monk is a moot point at this stage. What happened between …

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