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# merry-go-round - Monday 3 October, 2016

Ex-US boss Bob Bradley takes over Swansea City

The Welsh club wielded the axe on Franceso Guidolin today after much speculation.

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Valencia sack manager just six months after Gary Neville was shown the door

Argentina legend Mario Kempes is one of the early front-runners to take over from Pako Ayestaran.

# merry-go-round - Friday 27 May, 2016

'Jose, Rafa and Rodgers face the same challenge: to make slightly lost clubs feel good again'

Which is the better way to hire a manager, asks Tommy Martin.

# merry-go-round - Friday 15 January, 2016

Here’s every SSE Airtricity League Premier Division transfer that’s been announced so far

Yesterday marked 50 days until the League of Ireland starts back up on 4 March.

# merry-go-round - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Ancelotti a safe option as Bayern wait for Klopp

Considering the German champions are losing the best manager in the world, they have done well to replace him with a proven winner at the top level.

# merry-go-round - Saturday 19 December, 2015

If Man Utd have one chance for Guardiola, they MUST take it – Ferdinand

The ex-Red Devils’ defender believes the only chance they will have to appoint the Catalan is if they act decisively.

# merry-go-round - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Paul Lambert’s statement after he was sacked by Villa is very, very classy

“There are many people throughout my time at Aston Villa to whom I owe a great debt of gratitude.”

# merry-go-round - Thursday 8 January, 2015

‘I’m happy doing what I’m doing now’ – Glenn Hoddle plays it cool on Newcastle link

Former England boss happy to concentrate on his coaching role at QPR.

# merry-go-round - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Eight months after he was fired by Norwich, Chris Hughton is back in management

The former Republic of Ireland international replaces Sami Hyypia at Brighton.

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Bohs boss Heary set to take Sligo job

The Dubliner is expected to be named as the new Bit o’Red manager in the coming days.

# merry-go-round - Friday 23 August, 2013

Liverpool ready to reject Real’s fresh Luis Suarez bid

The La Liga giants are expecting a bid for Karim Benzema from Arsenal.

# merry-go-round - Monday 22 July, 2013

Hiddink favourite for Barcelona job as Meulensteen steps in at Anzhi

The vastly-experienced Dutchman has resigned as manager of the Russian club and could be set for a move to Spain.

# merry-go-round - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Someone’s only gone and created a fake Alan Curbishley LinkedIn profile

At least we hope it’s fake, Curbs.

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Tony Pulis’ future in doubt amid Stoke exit rumours

The Potters’ boss may be hanging up his baseball cap.

# merry-go-round - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Whelan won’t force Martinez to stay at Wigan

‘We didn’t burn him!’

# merry-go-round - Monday 13 May, 2013

Manuel Pellegrini insists no deal signed with City… yet

It looks like the end of the road for Roberto Mancini at Eastlands.

# merry-go-round - Monday 6 May, 2013

O’Connor can freshen things up at Leinster – Easterby

The province’s team manager is delighted to have signed up a coach in the Joe Schmidt mould.

# merry-go-round - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Am I bothered? Hughes unfazed by Redknapp speculation

His name was linked with the Irish job this week… but now the talk is off Harry Redknapp and QPR.

# merry-go-round - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

The Departures Lounge: Swansea’s Allen not such a regular Joe

Haven’t we been here before? Today’s rumour round-up has a distinctly retro 2011 feel about it.

# merry-go-round - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Young bucks: The Premier League’s fresh-faced bosses

There is an ever-increasing trend towards youthful managers in England’s top flight – and many of them are now landing the best jobs.

# merry-go-round - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Free agent: Redknapp leaves Spurs, Martinez or Moyes could fill the void

Expect plenty of interviews with Dave Whelan over the coming weeks.

# merry-go-round - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Villa close to appointing Lambert – reports

There are rumours this morning that the Scot has resigned as manager of Norwich City.

# merry-go-round - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Wigan chief Whelan sets Martinez deadline

The Spaniard remains a leading contender for the Liverpool job and has held talks with the Anfield club.

# merry-go-round - Monday 5 March, 2012

Sorry to see you go, Fergie tells sacked AVB

Manchester United boss says decision at Stamford Bridge is typical of the modern era in football

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

St Johnstone confirm talks with Sligo boss Paul Cook

Paul Cook is the favourite to fill the Scottish side’s vacant managerial post.

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Trading places: Munster counties scramble for managers

We take a look at the front-runners for the province’s three vacant hurling posts.

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Is blue the colour for Villas-Boas? Chelsea close to appointment

Chelsea are ready to press the button on the young manager’s €15million release clause this week. This should be fun.

# merry-go-round - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Wigan confident that Martinez will rebuff Villa’s advances

Latics chairman Dave Whelan has granted the Midlands club permission to approach Martinez.

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 11 January, 2011

Grant working on borrowed time Merry-go-round

Grant working on borrowed time

Rumours of Avram Grant’s imminent departure from Upton Park began to gather pace this morning.