Martin O’Neill in line to take over Sven’s Saudi Arabian job

Manager ready to boss Al-Hilal


Former Aston Villa manager Martin O’Neill is reported to be in talks to take over at Saudi Arabian champions Al-Hilal, in a two-year, £4.5m tax-free deal.

Interestingly it’s the same gig Sven Goran Eriksson was in line to do a few weeks ago, [...]

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News in brief

Bad news for Hodgson, bad news for Houllier…

Some ragged rocks await Roy Hodgson… apparently

Roy Hodgson 

Presumably choosing football over a front row seat at London Fancy Dress Week at the very last minute, Lampsie and Christine Bleakley took Frank’s dad to the Chelsea match. In a reportage piece on The Daily Mail, you can enjoy [...]

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Gambling News

Strange men spotted at Aston Villa train station

Hmm, some of these chumps look familiar…

Aston Villa train station

Of course, when one manager throws in the towel, another one immediately throws in a hat. And the clothing analogies literally end there. With O’Neill now free to do bugger all, it’s your chance to make a [...]

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Celebratory News

Villa players text each other celebratory champagne bottles

A whole lot of texting went on


It’s a shame really. Whilst Martin O’Neill was loitering outside Villa Park, pretending to change a tyre, but secretly waiting for a tearful Mourinho-like send off from his players, those little turds were reportedly sending one another text messages of champagne bottles, [...]

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The Big Question

Who should Liverpool’s next manager be?

One of these men, perhaps?

Ian Rush and Kenny Dalglish

With Rafa Benitez finally bringing the second most drawn-out job departure of the year to a close – well done to Gordon Brown for the first one (whoah, political comedy!) – a window [...]

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