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Wales manager Chris Coleman looks on during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier Group D match between Wales and Macedonia at Cardiff City Stadium on October 11, 2013
Report: Chris Coleman holds informal talks with Football Association of Wales
A report claims that Chris Coleman has held informal talks with the Football Association of Wales about his future as Dragons manager.
Jack Butland in action during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Stoke City on May 6, 2017
Jack Butland: 'Manchester City were incredible'
Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland acknowledges that Manchester City's performance against them in last weekend's 7-2 defeat was "incredible".
Arsenal's Olivier Giroud shakes hands with boss Arsene Wenger on May 11, 2015
Arsene Wenger: 'Olivier Giroud confident of Arsenal goal against Red Star Belgrade'
Olivier Giroud was in no doubt that Arsenal would find a way to secure victory for his side at Red Star Belgrade, Arsene Wenger has revealed.
Manchester United's young striker James Wilson celebrates a goal against Cambridge United on February 3, 2015
Jaap Stam coy on James Wilson interest
Jaap Stam admits that Reading considered a move for Manchester United forward James Wilson in the summer but remains coy over a potential January bid.
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Mo Marley will consider Eni Aluko for England Women squad
England Women interim coach Mo Marley says she is "100 per cent" willing to pick Eni Aluko in wake of the scandal involving former boss Mark Sampson.
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FA to investigate England Women goalkeeping coach Lee Kendall
The Football Association launch an investigation into England Women goalkeeping coach Lee Kendall regarding alleged "unacceptable behaviour towards Eni Aluko".
Wilfried Bony in action for Swansea on December 29, 2014
Paul Clement: 'Wilfried Bony unavailable for Leicester City clash'
Swansea City manager Paul Clement confirms that Wilfried Bony will not be available for Saturday's Premier League encounter with Leicester City.
Martin Glenn, CEO of the FA speaks during a press conference with Roy Hodgson (Not Pictured) on June 28, 2016 in Chantilly, France
Report: Greg Clarke, Martin Glenn retain Football Association board support
Chairman Greg Clarke and chief executive Martin Glenn reportedly retain the support of the Football Association board in the wake of the Eniola Aluko race row.
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the EFL Cup game between Manchester United and Burton Albion on September 20, 2017
Ryan Giggs: 'Marcus Rashford gets the crowd excited'
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs describes Marcus Rashford as an "edge of your seat" player and praises the exciting start to his career.
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi celebrates scoring during his side's Champions League group game against Juventus at the Camp Nou on September 12, 2017
Josep Maria Bartomeu: 'Nobody can compete with Lionel Messi'
Josep Maria Bartomeu insists that Lionel Messi deserves "all the prizes in world football" as he bids to win the Ballon d'Or for a sixth time in January.
Ronald Koeman watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Everton vs. Lyon - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text coverage of Everton's Europa League meeting with French side Lyon.
Arturo Vidal celebrates scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Bayern Munich and Benfica on April 5, 2016
Report: Inter Milan want Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal
Inter Milan are reportedly interested in a January move for Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal.
Marco 'Rolls' Reus celebrates scoring during the Europa League quarter-final between Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund on April 14, 2016
Borussia Dortmund hopeful of long-term stay for Marco Reus
Marco Reus will remain a Borussia Dortmund player for the "long term", according to the German club's sporting director Michael Zorc.
Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards 2015.
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill handed 16-month driving ban
Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill pleads guilty to drink-driving and is banned from the road for 16 months, having been caught nearly three times over the limit.
Troy Deeney of Watford rests during the Premier League match against Manchester United on March 2, 2016
Marco Silva issues word of warning to captain Troy Deeney
Watford manager Marco Silva suggests that he is unhappy with Troy Deeney following the comments made by his skipper regarding last week's opponents Arsenal.
Wrexham's Louis Moult looks to attacks during the The FA Carlsberg Trophy Final match between North Ferriby United and Wrexham at Wembley Stadium on March 29, 2015
Birmingham City eyeing Motherwell's Louis Moult?
Birmingham City are reportedly considering a January move for Motherwell striker Louis Moult.
Marco Silva gives orders during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Watford on August 19, 2017
Marco Silva not getting carried away after bright Watford start
Watford boss Marco Silva says that his side "need to keep going" when they head to Chelsea on Saturday afternoon, as he warns his players not to get too carried away.
Lucas Digne in action for Barcelona during their La Liga clash with Granada at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Lucas Digne: 'Lionel Messi proves he is world's best every day'
Barcelona defender Lucas Digne says that teammate Lionel Messi proves every day that he is the best in the world.
Luke Chambers for Ipswich Town on January 4, 2015
Luke Chambers: 'Ipswich Town looking forward to Norwich City battle'
Ipswich Town captain Luke Chambers says that his side are looking forward to their "battle" with rivals Norwich City on Sunday.
Eden Hazard is congratulated by teammates after scoring during the Champions League group game between Chelsea and Roma on October 18, 2017
Willian backs Eden Hazard, Alvaro Morata to "improve more"
Chelsea fans have still yet to see the best of attacking talents Eden Hazard and Alvaro Morata, according to teammate Willian.
Neymar and Kylian Mbappe side by side during the Ligue 1 game between Dijon and Paris Saint-Germain on October 14, 2017
Neymar: 'I will help Kylian Mbappe become world's best player'
Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar plans to emulate Lionel Messi by mentoring teammate Kylian Mbappe on his path to superstardom.
Shay Given of Stoke City kicks the ball during the Colonia Cup 2015 match between FC Porto and Stoke City FC at RheinEnergieStadion on August 2, 2015 in Cologne, Germany.
Shay Given: 'I wanted to stay at Newcastle United for life but was forced out'
Shay Given claims in his new biography that he wanted to stay at Newcastle United for life but the club forced him out.
Craig Shakespeare watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Leicester City on August 26, 2017
Craig Shakespeare: 'Leicester City will pull away from danger'
Former manager Craig Shakespeare releases a statement thanking Leicester City's fans, owners and players for their "support" during his time at the club.
Karim Benzema in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Agent: Karim Benzema remains "very happy" at Real Madrid
Arsenal-linked striker Karim Benzema has "absolutely no intention of leaving" Real Madrid, according to the player's agent Karim Djaziri.
Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah celebrates after scoring during his side's Champions League clash with Sevilla on September 13, 2017
Georginio Wijnaldum hails "ruthless" Liverpool display in Maribor
Georginio Wijnaldum reveals that boss Jurgen Klopp urged Liverpool's players to become "more ruthless" in front of goal ahead of their 7-0 thrashing of Maribor.
Benik Afobe and Phil Jones in action during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Bournemouth on March 4, 2017
Manchester United begin contract talks with Phil Jones?
Manchester United and defender Phil Jones reportedly begin talks over a new long-term deal, which is understood to be worth around £150,000 a week.
Newcastle United's English owner Mike Ashley applauds as he waits for the kick off in the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St James Park, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, north east England on May 24, 2015
Amanda Staveley 'signs Newcastle United confidentiality agreement'
A report claims that the investment company run by Amanda Staveley has signed a confidentiality agreement with Newcastle United, as a sale of the club draws nearer.
Manchester United midfielders Paul Pogba and Marouane Fellaini in action during the Europa League clash with Saint-Etienne at Old Trafford on February 16, 2017
Jose Mourinho still unsure on Paul Pogba, Marouane Fellaini return dates
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is still unsure when key midfield men Marouane Fellaini and Paul Pogba will return to action.
Retired Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes, 39, attends a press conference during a promotional trip in Singapore on March 22, 2014
Paul Scholes: 'I wanted the Oldham job'
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes reveals that he wanted to be handed the managerial job at Oldham Athletic.
A general shot of Goodison Park before Everton's Europa League clash with Apollon Limassol on September 28, 2017
Agent: 'Everton can't recall Henry Onyekuru from Anderlecht'
Everton are unable to recall striker Henry Onyekuru from his loan spell with Anderlecht in January, according to the player's agent.
Slaven Bilic watches on during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Liverpool on May 14, 2017
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic: 'Brighton & Hove Albion are a confident team'
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic says that Brighton & Hove Albion are a "confident team" ahead of the Premier League clash between the two teams on Friday night.
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic on the touchline during his side's Premier League clash with Everton at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic: 'Adrian is remaining professional'
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic says that he is pleased with the professionalism of Adrian, despite the goalkeeper suggesting that he wants to leave the club.
Wolves skipper Danny Batth celebrates with manager Nuno Espirito Santo during the EFL Cup game between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers on August 23, 2017
Danny Batth: 'Wolverhampton Wanderers won't get carried away'
Defender Danny Batth insists that Wolverhampton Wanderers will not get carried away with their strong start to the Championship season.
Javier Hernandez in action for West Ham United on August 1, 2017
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic: 'Javier Hernandez doesn't have big injury'
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic says that he expects Javier Hernandez to feature against Brighton & Hove Albion on Friday night.
Sean Dyche gives orders during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on September 16, 2017
Burnley boss Sean Dyche plays down Leicester City speculation
Burnley boss Sean Dyche plays down speculation linking him with the vacant managerial position at Leicester City.
Paul Clement watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Paul Clement: 'Carlo Ancelotti won't return to dugout this season'
Swansea City head coach Paul Clement says that friend Carlo Ancelotti is unlikely to consider replacing Craig Shakespeare as manager of Leicester City.

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