Tag: Sam Allardyce

NORWICH, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 09: Patrick Vieira, Manager of Crystal Palace looks on during the Premier League match between Norwich City and Crystal Palace at Carrow Road on February 09, 2022 in Norwich, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)

Arsenal legend now favourite for Leeds United manager’s job

Former Arsenal player, Patrick Vieira, is poised to take over as Leeds United's manager, after missing out on the USMNT job.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 12: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal, looks on prior to the Premier League match between Fulham FC and Arsenal FC at Craven Cottage on March 12, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta discusses injuries and Newcastle challenge

Mikel Arteta addresses injuries, tactics, and his expectations for the upcoming match against Newcastle United in his pre-match press conference.
LEEDS, ENGLAND: Sam Allardyce reacts on the touchline in his last match as West Brom manager during the Premier League match between Leeds United and West Bromwich Albion at Elland Road on May 23, 2021. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Leeds United appoint new manager pre-Manchester City clash

Sam Allardyce has taken over the managerial post at Leeds United, with his first game in charge set to be against Manchester City.
West Bromwich Albion v Everton - Premier League - The Hawthorns West Bromwich Albion s Ainsley Maitland-Niles during the Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. Picture date: Thursday March 4, 2021. Copyright: Nick Potts

Sam Allardyce warns Arsenal 23yo not to be stubborn

Sam Allardyce has advised Ainsley Maitland-Niles to play wherever the manager picks him, rather than insisting he stays in midfield.
West Bromwich Albion v Everton - Premier League - The Hawthorns West Bromwich Albion s Ainsley Maitland-Niles during the Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. Picture date: Thursday March 4, 2021. Copyright: Nick Potts

Allardyce quotes on Maitland-Niles could be trouble for Arsenal

Ainsley Maitland-Niles told Sam Allardyce he wanted to play in midfield before agreeing to his loan move to West Bromwich Albion.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 28: Ainsley Maitland-Niles of Arsenal in action during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Olympique Lyonnais at the Emirates Stadium on July 28, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Ainsley Maitland-Niles signs for West Brom after a whirlwind day

Ainsley Maitland-Niles has signed for Sam Allardyce and West Bromwich Albion despite it being claimed Arsenal didn't want him to go there.
West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal - Premier League - The Hawthorns West Bromwich Albion manager Sam Allardyce on the touchline during the Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. Copyright: Tim Keeton

3 transfers stopped due to Brexit permit mess: “It’s a shame” says Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce has revealed that West Brom have had to pull out of three deals due Brexit in a preview of what is to come for clubs in the UK.
West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal - Premier League - The Hawthorns West Bromwich Albion manager Sam Allardyce on the touchline during the Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. Copyright: Tim Keeton

Arsenal relegation contenders? Sam Allardyce no memory of comments

Sam Allardyce claims he has no memory of gleefully declaring that Arsenal are 'absolutely' in a relegation battle with his abysmal West Brom side.
Edu, Mikel Arteta and Steve Round deep in coversation at Goodison Park

Who is Steve Round? Mikel Arteta's new assistant was David Moyes' right-hand man

Edu and Mikel Arteta were spotted deep in conversation with Steve Round at Goodison Park and it is rumoured he will become Arteta's assistant manager, so who is Steve Round?
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at Amex Stadium on March 4, 2018 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

English outlet twists Everton comments to make it about Arsenal star

When I read the headline that Sam Allardyce has been 'dropping hints' that Everton are going to sign Jack Wilshere in the summer, I was pretty intrigued since that sounded more than a tad disrespectful, but it turns out this isn't the case.

Manager jokes Arsenal humiliation made him consider retiring

Sam Allardyce jokingly told reporters that the defeat at Arsenal made him think about retiring, but he needs the 'hassle' of management too much for that.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 20: Theo Walcott of Everton during the Premier League match between Everton and West Bromwich Albion at Goodison Park on January 20, 2018 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

Theo Walcott explains how manager played key role in Everton switch

Theo Walcott has revealed that he signed for Everton because Sam Allardyce is the type of manager he needs.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 133: The future is now

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita & special guest Tim from @7amkickoff to talk about transfer...

Manager says goalscoring forward would have retired at Arsenal but for this

Sam Allardyce feels Theo Walcott would have retired at Arsenal had he still been a first team regular. 

Everton manager explains why Walcott lost his place at Arsenal

Sam Allardyce believes Theo Walcott lost his place at Arsenal due to the change in system, and feels he can produce his best form for Everton. 

"I don't know where he'll play until deal is done" - Manager on the...

Sam Allardyce plans on playing Theo Walcott across his front line should the Englishman's move to Everton go ahead.

Wenger admits he cannot assure Englishman of Arsenal game time as Premier League club...

Everton manager Sam Allardyce has confirmed their interest in signing Theo Walcott on a permanent deal while Arsene Wenger said he cannot give Walcott playing time assurances.

Arsenal get midfielder boost as Everton say no thanks to superb player

Arsenal may have received a boost in their pursuit of Steven N'Zonzi after Sam Allardyce ruled out an Everton transfer.

Sam Allardyce blames one person for Olivier Giroud's failed Everton move

Olivier Giroud is unlikely to join Everton because his wife doesn't want him to move north of London, according to Toffees' boss Sam Allardyce.

Everton hoping to take two players worth £45m away from Arsenal's clutches

Everton want to sign Theo Walcott and Steven N'Zonzi in January, who could set the Merseyside club back £45m in an ambitious swoop.

Everton considering approach for £18m Arsenal attacker in January - and it's not Olivier...

Everton are looking to sign Arsenal forward Theo Walcott in January, as Sam Allardyce hopes to improve his front line due to a lack of goals this season.

Sam Allardyce explains the one negative trait Arsenal have always struggled to overcome

Sam Allardyce has pointed out that Arsenal have always been weak to physicality.

Arsenal defender deal back on after move broke down in January, 25-year-old keen

Carl Jenkinson could be on his way to Crystal Palace on a permanent basis this summer.

Ridiculous Arsenal Crystal Palace swap story surfaces

A laughable report in the Daily Star has suggested that Arsenal are prepared to let both Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Carl Jenkinson join Crystal Palace, in an attempt to drop the price of winger Wilfried Zaha.

A must-win clash against resurgent Eagles: Crystal Palace vs Arsenal preview

After our 3-0 win over West Ham last time out, there's another London derby to contest - this time against a resurgent Crystal Palace side who've won four of their last five league matches.
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Arsenal deal ‘still on’ says manager

Sam Allardyce has said that the Carl Jenkinson deal is ‘still on' until he’s told by his chairman that it’s dead.
Carl Jenkinson

Arsenal defender set to Crystal Palace move

Sam Allardyce appears to be biding his time when it comes to taking Carl Jenkinson on loan.
Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger's top 5 managerial rivalries feat Manchester United, Stoke + more

Ahead of Arsenal's Premier League clash against Crystal Palace and Big Sam's first trip to the Emirates as the new manager, we looked back at Arsene Wenger's top five managerial rivalries.
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Allardyce’s record v Wenger doesn’t look good – Arsenal v Crystal Palace preview

After a nervy 1-0 win over West Brom last time out, Arsenal will be hoping for easier going when they entertain Crystal Palace on New Year's Day.
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Arsene Wenger for England? Never!

Sam Allardyce losing the England job he coveted for years in a matter of 67 days has to be one of the most marvelous football stories I have ever heard.

Wenger gives his view on “heavy” Allardyce story

On Tuesday morning, the news that Sam Allardyce's job as England manager was hanging in the balance due to a secretly filmed alleged conversation about side-stepping the third party ownership rule and naturally, Arsene Wenger was asked about it.

‘Wenger was not asked to be England manager’

FA technical director, Dan Ashworth, insists that Arsene Wenger was not the first choice for the England job, contrary to reports.

Sunderland v Arsenal: Can the Gunners go a step closer to the Champions League?

Arsenal face Sunderland on Sunday, hoping to go one game and three points closer to securing Champions League football for next season.

Wenger praises old foe Allardyce for Sunderland work

Arsène Wenger and Sam Allardyce have a long history of feuds but they are on a charm offensive ahead of Sunday's Premier League clash.
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Sunderland boss defends Wenger despite rocky relationship

Sam Allardyce doesn’t even like Arsene Wenger but he felt compelled to defend the Arsenal manager after this season saw even more people call for his removal from the club.

Sam Allardyce: Leicester are showing Arsenal how to win titles

Sam Allardyce believes that Leicester are the ones showing the rest of the Premiership, including Arsenal, how to win the title.

Sunderland manager thinks want-away Arsenal man will be forced to stay

Sam Allardyce believes that Mathieu Debuchy might not be allowed to leave Arsenal during this transfer window, despite being vocal about his desire to play...

Manager in London to seal Arsenal defender deal

Sam Allardyce is keen on bringing Mathieu Debuchy to the Stadium of Light as the Arsenal man stalls on a move to Aston Villa. The...
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Sunderland manager seeks advice from Football Clinic after Arsenal defeat

In the Football Clinic, we attempt to help people struggling with problems of a footballing nature, be they technical, emotional or issues in their...

Sunderland’s Sam Allardyce has an embarrassing FA Cup record

Sam Allardyce certainly seems to be very happy with himself far too often. A cocky manager who is, in many ways, fairly old-fashioned, he recently...