MANAGER BETTING

Sven-Goran Eriksson takes over as Portsmouth favourite

Is the Swede about to get involved in the relegation dogfight?

Sven-Goran Eriksson

Yesterday Sven-Goran Eriksson was one of the favourites for the Chelsea job but this morning he has leapfrogged Avram Grant and Alan Curbishley to emerge as the frontrunner to succeed Tony Adams at Portsmouth.

The former [...]

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Daily Democracy

Vote: Who should be the next Portsmouth manager?

The Toad leads the race for Fratton Park hotseat

Avram Grant

Following their narrow home defeat to Liverpool at the weekend, Portsmouth are now entertaining the prospect of a third permanent manager this season. Although necessary, this many personnel changes has always resulted in relegation for other Premier League [...]

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MONEY MATTER$

Former West Ham chairman sues Bjorgolfur Gudmundsson

West Ham’s latest rollercoaster season endures another twist

The breaking news in Iceland is that former West Ham chairman Eggert Magnusson is suing owner Bjorgolfur Gudmundsson for breach of contract and is demanding more than 200 million krona (£1.26 million according to mataf) as part of an agreement regarding the termination of his contract. [...]

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