Sam Allardyce

Born: October 19, 1954 (age 62)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)

Hometown: Dudley, England
Nationality: England flag English

Sam Allardyce, manager of Sunderland looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Newcastle United at Stadium of Light on October 25, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Career History
Managerial1997-1999Notts County
1999-2007Bolton Wanderers
2007-2008Newcastle United
2009-2010Blackburn Rovers
2011-2015West Ham United
2015-2016Sunderland
2016England
2016-2017Crystal Palace
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Ajax's head coach Frank de Boer gestures during the UEFA Champions League Group H football match between Celtic and Ajax at Celtic Park in Glasgow, Scotland, on October 22, 2013
Simon Jordan: 'Frank de Boer a risky appointment for Crystal Palace'
New Crystal Palace boss Frank de Boer is a risky appointment by the club due to the sudden change in their "DNA", according to former owner Simon Jordan.
Aug 19, 10:33
Jurgen Klopp ist eine froh Hase after the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Preview: Liverpool vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield.
Aug 17, 17:50
Newcastle United's owner Mike Ashley watches his team play Chelsea in the English Premier League football match at St James' Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne on December 3, 2011
Mike Ashley: 'I was very naive at beginning of Newcastle United tenure'
Mike Ashley admits that he was naive in his early days as Newcastle United owner and says he has felt stupid in the past at some "unacceptable" happenings at the club.
Aug 13, 13:29
Ajax's head coach Frank de Boer gestures during the UEFA Champions League Group H football match between Celtic and Ajax at Celtic Park in Glasgow, Scotland, on October 22, 2013
Crystal Palace boss Frank de Boer targeting security of a mid-table finish
New Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer admits that he will be aiming to achieve security with a mid-table finish in the Premier League this term.
Aug 12, 09:34
Eagles manager Alan Pardew watches on during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Southampton on December 3, 2016
Alan Pardew: 'I would have kept Crystal Palace up'
Former Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew insists that he would have kept the club in the Premier League last season.
Aug 10, 21:26
Sunderland's English manager Sam Allardyce arrives for the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Sunderland at Selhurst Park in south London on November 23, 2015
Sam Allardyce: 'Club manager job increasingly difficult due to big spending'
Rising players costs in the transfer window is making the job of manager "increasingly difficult," according to former England boss Sam Allardyce.
Jul 27, 18:44
Ajax head coach Frank de Boer looks on prior to the Eredivisie match against PSV Eindhoven on March 20, 2016
Crystal Palace announce Jairo Riedewald signing
Crystal Palace announce that they have completed the signing of Ajax defender Jairo Riedewald.
Jul 24, 16:52
Calum Chambers of Arsenal runs with the ball during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and VfL Wolfsburg at the Emirates Stadium on July 26, 2015
Arsenal, Crystal Palace 'close to agreeing Calum Chambers deal'
Crystal Palace are reportedly closing in on a deal to sign Calum Chambers from Arsenal this summer, having previously seen a £16m bid rejected.
Jul 22, 18:41
Ajax head coach Frank de Boer looks on prior to the Eredivisie match against PSV Eindhoven on March 20, 2016
Frank de Boer: 'Jairo Riedewald deal close to completion'
Frank de Boer hopes to get a deal over the line for Jairo Riedewald in the coming days, before then focusing on strengthening his squad elsewhere.
Jul 21, 10:59
Sunderland's English manager Sam Allardyce arrives for the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Sunderland at Selhurst Park in south London on November 23, 2015
Sam Allardyce: 'England exit left me staring into abyss'
Sam Allardyce reveals that the "devastating" manner of his England departure left him "staring into the abyss", but says he has recovered from the debacle.
Jul 19, 13:41
Sam Allardyce watches on during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Leicester City on April 15, 2017
Sam Allardyce open to international football management
Former England and Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce admits that he is open to the prospect of a return to international management.
Jul 19, 13:28
Sam Allardyce watches on during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Leicester City on April 15, 2017
Sam Allardyce tempted to come out of retirement for MLS move?
Former Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce is reportedly contemplating shelving plans for retirement in favour of a move to the MLS.
Jul 7, 10:55
Crystal Palace's Mamadou Sakho before the Premier League match against Liverpool on April 23, 2017
Crystal Palace 'admit defeat in bid to sign Mamadou Sakho from Liverpool'
Crystal Palace have been priced out of a move for Mamadou Sakho and could now turn their attention to Ajax ace Joel Veltman, according to a report.
Jul 1, 09:32
Ajax head coach Frank de Boer looks on prior to the Eredivisie match against PSV Eindhoven on March 20, 2016
Frank de Boer outlines aims for Crystal Palace
New Crystal Palace boss Frank de Boer says that he wants to establish the Eagles as "a solid Premier League team".
Jun 26, 21:05
Ajax head coach Frank de Boer looks on prior to the Eredivisie match against PSV Eindhoven on March 20, 2016
Frank de Boer appointed Crystal Palace boss
Crystal Palace appoint former Ajax and Inter Milan boss Frank de Boer as their new manager on a three-year contract.
Jun 26, 14:03
Steve Mandanda of Crystal Palace in action against Bournemouth on August 27, 2016
Steve Mandanda refusing to train with Crystal Palace?
Crystal Palace goalkeeper Steve Mandanda reportedly decides against returning for pre-season training, just days after he was linked with a return to Marseille.
Jun 24, 10:13
Ajax head coach Frank de Boer looks on prior to the Eredivisie match against PSV Eindhoven on March 20, 2016
Frank de Boer 'very excited' to take on Crystal Palace job
Frank de Boer is "very excited" to get going at Crystal Palace after being offered the managerial job, according to brother Ronald de Boer.
Jun 23, 13:37
Ajax head coach Frank de Boer looks on prior to the Eredivisie match against PSV Eindhoven on March 20, 2016
Crystal Palace offer managerial job to Frank de Boer?
Crystal Palace reportedly decide to offer their vacant managerial role to former Inter Milan coach Frank de Boer.
Jun 22, 13:38
 A general view of the groudn prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Stoke City at Selhurst Park on December 13, 2014
Mauricio Pellegrino to choose between Crystal Palace, Southampton?
Former Alaves boss Mauricio Pellegrino is wanted by Premier League rivals Crystal Palace and Southampton, according to a report.
Jun 21, 22:26
Sean Dyche watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Burnley on May 13, 2017
Sean Dyche 'interested in Crystal Palace job'
A report claims that Burnley boss Sean Dyche wants to hold talks with Crystal Palace over their managerial vacancy.
Jun 19, 16:26
Sunderland Assistant Manager Paul Bracewell watches on during a pre season friendly between Darlington and Sunderland at Heritage Park on July 9, 2015
Paul Bracewell steps down as Sunderland assistant manager
Paul Bracewell leaves his position as assistant manager at Sunderland after four years at the club in a coaching capacity.
Jun 17, 13:19
Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder poses with his League One manager of the month award for April 2017
Sunderland turn attention to Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder?
Sunderland reportedly turn their attention to Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder in their search for a replacement for David Moyes.
Jun 16, 15:49
Manuel Pellegrini watches on during the Champions League quarter-final between Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain on April 12, 2016
Crystal Palace 'hold talks with Manuel Pellegrini about managerial vacancy'
Crystal Palace reportedly open talks with former Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini regarding their managerial vacancy.
Jun 14, 12:43
Wales midfielder Joe Ledley in action during his side's World Cup qualifier with Serbia on November 12, 2016
Joe Ledley willing to drop to Championship following Crystal Palace release
Wales international midfielder Joe Ledley insists that he is open to the idea of moving away from the Premier League following his summer release by Crystal Palace.
Jun 12, 14:07
Claudio Ranieri watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Leicester City on December 13, 2016
Claudio Ranieri in running for Crystal Palace job?
Crystal Palace reportedly open talks with Claudio Ranieri over the vacant managerial position at Selhurst Park.
Jun 9, 18:10
Ajax head coach Frank de Boer looks on prior to the Eredivisie match against PSV Eindhoven on March 20, 2016
Frank de Boer emerges as Crystal Palace candidate?
Former Ajax and Inter Milan boss Frank de Boer reportedly emerges as a candidate for the vacant managerial role at Crystal Palace.
Jun 9, 12:26
Christian Benteke celebrates during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Southampton on December 3, 2016
Crystal Palace striker Christian Benteke 'surprised' by Sam Allardyce exit
Crystal Palace striker Christian Benteke is "still happy" at the club despite the recent exit of manager Sam Allardyce.
Jun 4, 14:26
Louis 'I'll be back' van Gaal watches on during the Premier League game between Norwich City and Manchester United on May 7, 2016
Report: Southampton interested in former Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal
Former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is on the radar of Southampton, according to reports.
Jun 4, 10:34
Sean Dyche watches on during the Premier League game between Burnley and Bournemouth on December 11, 2016
Burnley to offer new deal to Sean Dyche?
Burnley are reportedly prepared to offer Sean Dyche a new contract after reports linked him with a switch to Crystal Palace.
Jun 3, 13:54
Sean Dyche watches on during the Premier League game between Burnley and Bournemouth on December 11, 2016
Sean Dyche interested in Crystal Palace switch?
Burnley boss Sean Dyche is reportedly interested in holding talks over the vacant managerial position at Crystal Palace.
Jun 1, 18:58
Crystal Palace Chairman Steve Parish during the npower Championship match between Crystal Palace and Peterborough United at Selhurst Park on May 04, 2013
Crystal Palace to consider Mauricio Pellegrino?
Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish reportedly makes contact with former Liverpool assistant Mauricio Pellegrino as he considers potential successors to Sam Allardyce.
Jun 1, 09:32
Roy Hodgson manager of England looks thoughtful during the international friendly match between England and Portugal at Wembley Stadium on June 2, 2016 in London, England
Report: Roy Hodgson interested in vacant Crystal Palace job
A report claims that Roy Hodgson wants the chance to manage in the Premier League for one last time, with the vacant Crystal Palace job in his sights.
May 30, 16:52
Chris Coleman leads a Wales training session on March 22, 2016
Chris Coleman not interested in Crystal Palace job
Wales boss Chris Coleman says that he is not interested in being named as the next manager of Crystal Palace.
May 25, 11:56
Hull City manager Marco Silva during the Premier League match against Southampton on April 29, 2017
Crystal Palace 'turn attention to outgoing Hull City boss Marco Silva'
Marco Silva is reportedly a leading candidate for the Crystal Palace job following the shock departure of Sam Allardyce.
May 24, 18:27
Roy Hodgson at the London Football Awards on March 2, 2017
Roy Hodgson added to Crystal Palace's shortlist of managerial candidates?
Former England manager Roy Hodgson is reportedly on Crystal Palace's shortlist of replacements for Sam Allardyce.
May 24, 11:56
Sam Allardyce watches on during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Leicester City on April 15, 2017
Sam Allardyce hints at retirement after quitting Crystal Palace
Sam Allardyce appears to confirm that he will retire from football, having brought an end to his time at Crystal Palace with two years to run on his deal.
May 23, 21:01
Sam Allardyce watches on during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Leicester City on April 15, 2017
Report: Sam Allardyce quits Crystal Palace after five months
A report claims that Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce has informed the club of his intention to step down, a week on from keeping the Eagles in the Premier League.
May 23, 17:08
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe during the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Jermain Defoe 'agrees three-year deal with Bournemouth'
A report claims that Jermain Defoe is on the brink of officially joining Bournemouth on a three-year deal after agreeing terms with the Cherries.
May 23, 16:45
Gael Clichy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Gael Clichy announces Manchester City departure
Manchester City defender Gael Clichy says that he will leave the club when his contract expires in the summer.
May 22, 17:37
Sam Allardyce watches on during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Leicester City on April 15, 2017
Sam Allardyce: 'Crystal Palace were decidedly average'
Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce admits that his side were "average" during their 2-0 defeat to Man Utd, but believes that the overall campaign has been a success.
May 21, 21:47



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