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#Merry-go-round

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

A win over Wales will send Ireland to Japan as the world's number 1 team
# Higher And Higher
From The42
# Higher And Higher

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

Sep 6th 2019, 11:27 AM 32,435 Views 61 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Sep 3rd 2019, 12:42 PM 8,634 Views 0 Comments

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
# Homeward Bound
From The42
# Homeward Bound

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

May 30th 2019, 8:59 AM 6,322 Views 8 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

May 21st 2019, 12:11 PM 7,439 Views 1 Comment

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Derry City announce three new signings as veteran goalkeeper Doherty departs

Dec 5th 2018, 4:08 PM 3,659 Views 0 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Borussia Dortmund sack Tuchel three days after winning German Cup

May 30th 2017, 12:34 PM 10,416 Views 9 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Mar 21st 2017, 12:05 AM 4,601 Views 7 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Feb 28th 2017, 7:24 PM 5,658 Views 14 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Ex-US boss Bob Bradley takes over Swansea City

Oct 3rd 2016, 12:27 PM 6,119 Views 8 Comments

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
# Sent Packing
From The42
# Sent Packing

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

Sep 20th 2016, 8:15 PM 8,076 Views 8 Comments

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'
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

May 27th 2016, 8:12 AM 3,692 Views 7 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Jan 15th 2016, 6:00 PM 8,725 Views 14 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Ancelotti a safe option as Bayern wait for Klopp

Dec 20th 2015, 2:22 PM 11,169 Views 3 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Dec 19th 2015, 10:05 AM 7,902 Views 17 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Feb 12th 2015, 4:22 PM 13,424 Views 10 Comments

“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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

'I’m happy doing what I’m doing now' - Glenn Hoddle plays it cool on Newcastle link

Jan 8th 2015, 2:50 PM 4,051 Views 1 Comment

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Dec 31st 2014, 11:09 AM 7,072 Views 5 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Bohs boss Heary set to take Sligo job

Oct 21st 2014, 1:42 PM 2,923 Views 2 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Liverpool ready to reject Real's fresh Luis Suarez bid

Aug 23rd 2013, 9:23 AM 2,938 Views 13 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Hiddink favourite for Barcelona job as Meulensteen steps in at Anzhi

Jul 22nd 2013, 4:04 PM 2,352 Views 3 Comments

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
# Jobfairy
From The42
# Jobfairy

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

May 22nd 2013, 10:02 PM 4,166 Views 2 Comments

At least we hope it’s fake, Curbs.

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

Tony Pulis' future in doubt amid Stoke exit rumours
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Tony Pulis' future in doubt amid Stoke exit rumours

May 21st 2013, 7:42 PM 1,213 Views 6 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Whelan won't force Martinez to stay at Wigan

May 16th 2013, 7:45 AM 1,008 Views 0 Comments

‘We didn’t burn him!’

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

Manuel Pellegrini insists no deal signed with City... yet
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Manuel Pellegrini insists no deal signed with City... yet

May 13th 2013, 10:18 AM 1,098 Views 1 Comment

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
# Moving On
From The42
# Moving On

O'Connor can freshen things up at Leinster - Easterby

May 6th 2013, 3:35 PM 1,571 Views 0 Comments

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
# Premier League
From The42
# Premier League

Am I bothered? Hughes unfazed by Redknapp speculation

Oct 20th 2012, 1:26 PM 677 Views 0 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Jul 25th 2012, 1:03 PM 1,427 Views 1 Comment

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Jun 30th 2012, 9:47 AM 723 Views 0 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Jun 14th 2012, 9:55 AM 269 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Villa close to appointing Lambert - reports
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Villa close to appointing Lambert - reports

May 31st 2012, 9:47 AM 178 Views 0 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Wigan chief Whelan sets Martinez deadline

May 24th 2012, 2:05 PM 321 Views 0 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Sorry to see you go, Fergie tells sacked AVB

Mar 5th 2012, 9:10 AM 406 Views 1 Comment

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
# On The Move?
From The42
# On The Move?

St Johnstone confirm talks with Sligo boss Paul Cook

Oct 25th 2011, 1:35 PM 158 Views 0 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Trading places: Munster counties scramble for managers

Sep 27th 2011, 4:22 PM 347 Views 0 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

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

Jun 21st 2011, 9:38 AM 174 Views 0 Comments

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
# Merry-go-round
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Wigan confident that Martinez will rebuff Villa's advances

Jun 9th 2011, 11:22 AM 94 Views 0 Comments

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
From The42
# Merry-go-round

Grant working on borrowed time

Jan 11th 2011, 1:20 PM 285 Views 0 Comments

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