0 Have your say Celtic were a bigger club than Leicester City 19 years ago when they tempted Martin O’Neill away from Filbert Street to become their manager. READ MORE - Brendan Rodgers set to leave Celtic with Neil Lennon to take charge In terms of stature, size and history, the Scottish champions remain a bigger club today than the one currently sitting in 12th place in the English Premier League and who are on the brink of naming Brendan Rodgers as their new boss.But almost two decades on from O’Neill’s move north of the border, Celtic are simply dwarfed financially by Leicester City.That’s the harsh reality today for Celtic supporters trying to come to terms with the departure of a man who has delivered an unprecedented level of domestic dominance for their club.Back in 2000, O’Neill was able to both significantly increase his salary and fulfil his professional ambitions when he took charge of a club which was close to his … [Read more...] about What does it say about Scottish football if Celtic manager leaves for Leicester?
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Tottenham Hotspur believe Real Madrid pose a bigger threat than Manchester United in their fight to hold on to manager Mauricio Pochettino. And, as they battle to keep Pochettino, Spurs have taken a major gamble on the future of Toby Aldeweireld by deciding to extend his contract for a further year, despite a clause that states the defender can leave for £25million in the summer until 14 days before the transfer deadline. United passed up the opportunity to sign Aldreweireld ahead of this season, but have made Pochettino their number one target to succeed Jose Mourinho as their next permanent manager. The Old Trafford club are prepared to pay a world record compensation fee to try to tempt Spurs and are hopeful they could convince Pochettino to take on the biggest job in English football. But sources close to the club claim Tottenham believe Real are a bigger threat to their hopes of keeping Pochettino if the La Liga giants choose to make another managerial change at the end of … [Read more...] about Mauricio Pochettino leaving for Real Madrid, rather than Manchester United, is Tottenham’s biggest fear
0 Have your say Rangers boss Steven Gerrard has revealed that midfielder Ovie Ejaria wished to leave the club for “football reasons”. READ MORE - Rangers 1 - 0 Hamilton: Candeias goal sends Rangers top of the table The young Liverpool loanee officially left the club on Saturday after two days of speculation following his failure to travel with the Ibrox side for their Europa League clash away to Rapid Vienna.Gerrard, who will look to bring attacking and creative reinforcements to his squad in the January transfer window, expressed his regret at midfielder Ovie Ejaria’s decision to cut short his season-long loan. He would not enlarge on the player’s reasons for wishing to leave.“First and foremost I have to respect the kid and his privacy,” said Gerrard. “Am I disappointed he’s gone? Yes. Do I think it’s the right decision? No, because I think he had an incredible opportunity here.“But I’m never … [Read more...] about Ovie Ejaria told Rangers boss he wanted to leave for ‘football reasons’
Christine Armario, Associated Press Updated 11:06 pm CDT, Wednesday, October 17, 2018 In this Sept. 2, 2018 photo, Venezuelan Sandra Cadiz holds up her handmade sign carrying the Spanish message: "Blessed driver, please help us with a ride," as her 10-year-old daughter Angelis stands with her on the road leaving Giron, Colombia, as they make their way to Peru. As rising numbers of Venezuelans flee, those who cannot afford a plane or bus ticket out are going by foot. less In this Sept. 2, 2018 photo, Venezuelan Sandra Cadiz holds up her handmade sign carrying the Spanish message: "Blessed driver, please help us with a ride," as her 10-year-old daughter Angelis stands with her on ... more Photo: Ariana Cubillos, AP In this Aug. 31, 2018 photo, Venezuelan Sandra Cadiz rests with her 10-year-old daughter Angelis on a dirt floor near a gas station in Pamplona, Colombia, on their journey to Peru. Cadiz took out … [Read more...] about Mother, daughter desperate to leave Venezuela flee on foot
Exclusive PUBLISHED: 01:00 18 October 2018 | UPDATED: 01:05 18 October 2018 EXCLUSIVE by Layth Yousif Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey celebrates scoring his side's third goal (pic John Walton/PA) PA Wire/PA Images Jack Wilshere has called on Arsenal to make Aaron Ramsey captain of the club rather than allow the Welsh international to leave on a free transfer. England's Jack Wilshere speaks to Layth Yousif at his home. Picture: DANNY LOOWilshere, a former Gunners midfielder, is still held in high esteem by fans after spending 17 years in North London, and believes the club should be doing all they can to keep the former Cardiff City player.Ramsey looks certain to leave Arsenal after his agency appeared to confirm his impending departure in a series of deleted tweets earlier this month.The Avid Sports and Entertainment Group which represents Ramsey said the Welsh midfielder wanted to remain at Arsenal - but the Gunners withdrew the offer of a contract … [Read more...] about EXCLUSIVE: Arsenal should make Aaron Ramsey a future captain instead of allowing him to leave on a free transfer says Jack Wilshere