Cardiff substitute Lee Tomlin rescues a point for Bluebirds in Neil Harris’ first game in charge after impressive comeback at Charlton

23 Nov

Lee Tomlin rescued a point for Cardiff as Neil Harris’ men fought back from two goals down to draw 2-2 at Charlton. The Addicks were seemingly in control at the interval thanks to strikes from Conor Gallagher and Jonathan Leko. Junior Hoilett’s 49th-minute penalty was saved by Dillon Phillips, although the Bluebirds were quickly back […]

Ilias Chair EXCLUSIVE: QPR youngster on fighting back from rejection, Adel Taarabt comparisons and his Premier League dream

22 Nov

A CIES Football Observatory study determined in 2017 that ‘very short players will struggle to establish themselves as professionals’. Ever since the day he first started kicking a football around, llias Chair has been determined to dispel that theory. The way shorter players are perceived is certainly different to that of their taller peers, and […]

Barnsley appoint Gerhard Struber as manager as he leaves Europa League football to join Championship relegation battle

20 Nov

Gerhard Struber has swapped Europa League football for a Championship relegation battle with Barnsley. The 42-year-old was manager of Wolfsberger AC in Austria but has quit to become Daniel Stendel’s replacement at Oakwell. Struber had a spell as assistant head coach at Red Bull Salzburg and was boss of Austrian second-tier club FC Liefering before […]

Martin Allen ‘surprised’ Neil Harris has made quick return to management as former Millwall boss is named Neil Warnock’s replacement at Cardiff

16 Nov

Former Chesterfield manager Martin Allen has admitted he’s ‘surprised’ that Neil Harris has made a swift return to management after being confirmed as Cardiff City’s new manager. Harris, 42, stepped down as Millwall boss last month after a successful four-and-a-half year tenure at The Den, but after a short break out of the game he […]

Cardiff City already ‘close’ to new manager appointment after Neil Warnock’s departure, reveals chairman Mehmet Dalman

12 Nov

Cardiff City chairman Mehmet Dalman has told talkSPORT it was entirely Neil Warnock’s decision to leave the club and says they are already close to appointing his replacement. Veteran coach Warnock departed his ‘beloved Bluebirds’ on Monday after three years in charge, with the side 14th in the Championship. The 70-year-old was in the final […]

Former Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill appointed Stoke’s new manager on three-and-a-half year deal

7 Nov

Stoke City have confirmed the appointment of Michael O’Neill as the club’s new manager on a three-and-half-year deal. The Potters have moved quickly to confirm the appointment of the 50-year-old, having thrashed out a compensation package believed to be worth £650,000 with the Irish Football Association. Stoke City can confirm that Michael O’Neill has been […]

West Brom return to Championship summit with win over struggling Stoke

4 Nov

West Brom returned to the top of the Championship table with a 2-0 win over struggling Stoke. Matt Phillips opened the scoring in the eighth minute, before Hal Robson-Kanu’s second-half penalty put the game beyond doubt. Stoke, who parted company with Nathan Jones last week, rarely tested Sam Johnstone in the West Brom goal. The […]