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# merry-go-round - Friday 6 September, 2019

A win over Wales will send Ireland to Japan as the world's number 1 team

That’d be nice, wouldn’t it?

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Galvin, Ricey, Fennelly - fascinating managerial moves as 2020 season takes shape already

Three serial All-Ireland winning players from the noughties are taking their first steps in management.

# merry-go-round - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Highly-rated Brown returning to Highlanders next season after Sunwolves stint

The Kiwi side will wave goodbye to their defence coach this year, but may prefer to focus Brown’s talents on the attack.

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Juventus contact Sarri over vacant manager's job as Chelsea consider Lampard

It could be all change at Stamford Bridge this summer.

# merry-go-round - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Derry City announce three new signings as veteran goalkeeper Doherty departs

New manager Declan Devine has begun the process of building his squad for the 2019 season.

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Borussia Dortmund sack Tuchel three days after winning German Cup

The 43-year-old led the club to major silverware on Saturday.

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Should mid-season sackings be banned? Gary Neville would support the idea

A system banning clubs from removing bosses until the end of the season would have the full support of the Sky Sports pundit.

# merry-go-round - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Former England boss Hodgson emerges as front-runner for Leicester job

Caretaker manager Craig Shakespeare seems to be his main rival for the job after last night’s victory against Liverpool.

# 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

From The42 Valencia sack manager just six months after Gary Neville was shown the door Sent Packing

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

From The42 Someone's only gone and created a fake Alan Curbishley LinkedIn profile Jobfairy

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

From The42 O'Connor can freshen things up at Leinster - Easterby Moving On

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

From The42 St Johnstone confirm talks with Sligo boss Paul Cook On The Move?

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

From The42 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.