Gus Poyet

Born: November 15, 1967 (age 49)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Montevideo, Uruguay
Nationality: Uruguay flag Uruguayan

Position: Manager
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Career History
Senior1990-1997Real Zaragoza
1997-2001Chelsea
2001-2004Tottenham Hotspur
International1993-2000Uruguay
Managerial2009-2013Brighton & Hove Albion
2013-2015Sunderland
Sports Mole has 1,382 articles about Gus Poyet. Articles 1 to 40:
Manchester City's Argentinian striker Carlos Tevez celebrates scoring his third goal with a golf swing celebration during the English Premier League football match between Norwich City and Manchester City at Carrow Road stadium in Norwich, England on Apri
Carlos Tevez dropped for being "overweight"
New Shanghai Shenhua manager Wu Jingui axes Carlos Tevez from the first team, accusing him of being too "overweight" to play.
Sep 13, 10:29
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Gus Poyet resigns as Shanghai Shenhua boss
Gus Poyet decides to resign as manager of Shanghai Shenhua, just days after reports suggested that he was on the brink of the sack from the Chinese club.
Sep 11, 12:27
Luis Enrique at the press conference after Barcelona training on October 18, 2016
Report: Former Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique on Shanghai Shenhua radar
Former Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique is believed to be a managerial target for Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua.
Sep 9, 12:35
Jose Antonio Reyes of Sevilla is tackled by Jaba Kankava of Dnipro during the UEFA Europa League Final match between FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk and FC Sevilla on May 27, 2015
Jose Antonio Reyes confirms China move
Veteran Spanish winger Jose Antonio Reyes announces that he is close to moving to the Chinese Super League.
Sep 8, 15:48
Carlos Tevez of Juventus celebrates as he scores their second goal from a penalty during the UEFA Champions League semi final first leg match between Juventus and Real Madrid CF at Juventus Arena on May 5, 2015
Carlos Tevez 'ready to leave Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua'
Carlos Tevez is allegedly on the verge of leaving Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua after just seven months.
Aug 10, 20:58
John Terry of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea and West Ham United at Stamford Bridge on August 15, 2016
Shanghai Shenhua boss Gus Poyet backs John Terry to move to China
Shanghai Shenhua boss Gus Poyet says that it is "possible" that Chelsea captain John Terry will move to the Chinese Super League this summer.
Apr 26, 12:12
Diego Poyet in action for West Ham on July 16, 2014
Hull City, Swansea City 'want Diego Poyet'
Premier League strugglers Hull City and Swansea City are reportedly weighing up a move for Diego Poyet, who has been a free agent since leaving West Ham last summer.
Jan 29, 22:30
Odion Ighalo and Marc Muniesa in action during the Premier League match between Watford and Stoke City on March 19, 2016
Shanghai Shenhua 'want Odion Ighalo'
A report claims that Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua will step up their efforts to sign Watford striker Odion Ighalo.
Jan 25, 15:50
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring with Nathan Ake during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Watford on March 13, 2016
Shanghai Shenhua consider move for Watford striker Odion Ighalo?
Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua are reportedly planning a January move for Watford striker Odion Ighalo.
Jan 5, 15:31
Carlos Tevez of Juventus celebrates as he scores their second goal from a penalty during the UEFA Champions League semi final first leg match between Juventus and Real Madrid CF at Juventus Arena on May 5, 2015
Carlos Tevez completes lucrative switch to Shanghai Shenhua
Shanghai Shenhua confirm that Carlos Tevez has joined the club after deciding to leave boyhood team Boca Juniors.
Dec 29, 09:54
Carlos Tevez of Juventus celebrates as he scores their second goal from a penalty during the UEFA Champions League semi final first leg match between Juventus and Real Madrid CF at Juventus Arena on May 5, 2015
Shanghai Shenhua boss Gus Poyet: 'Carlos Tevez close to China move'
Shanghai Shenhua boss Gus Poyet says that Carlos Tevez is close to making the switch from Boca Juniors to the Chinese Super League.
Dec 27, 10:35
John Terry of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea and West Ham United at Stamford Bridge on August 15, 2016
Report: Shanghai Shenhua hoping to lure John Terry with £12m deal
Chelsea captain John Terry is reportedly mulling over a move to China after receiving a one-year contract offer worth nearly £12m by Shanghai Shenhua.
Dec 11, 12:22
Chelsea's John Terry during the EFL Cup match between Chelsea and Bristol Rovers at Stamford Bridge on August 23, 2016
Report: Chelsea captain John Terry considering joining Gus Poyet in China
Chelsea captain John Terry is reportedly open to joining Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua to play under Gus Poyet at the end of the season.
Nov 30, 12:28
Sunderlands Uruguayan manager Gus Poyet reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on October 25, 2014
Gus Poyet lands job with Shanghai Shenhua
Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua announce the appointment of Gus Poyet as the club's new manager.
Nov 29, 14:40
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Real Betis sack Gus Poyet, bring in Victor Sanchez
Real Betis sack Gus Poyet after less than four months in charge and bring in former Deportivo La Coruna head coach Victor Sanchez.
Nov 12, 15:59
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini watches on prior to his side's Champions League semi-final second leg against Real Madrid at the Bernabeu on May 4, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini "will honour" Hebei China Fortune deal
Former Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini insists that he will "honour" his two-year contract at Hebei China Fortune.
Nov 11, 22:40
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Real Betis considering Gus Poyet future following boycott threat
Real Betis president Angel Haro reveals that Gus Poyet's position as manager of the La Liga club is currently under review following a disappointing start to his tenure.
Nov 9, 20:51
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Real Betis boss Gus Poyet 'not worried' by speculation
Real Betis boss Gus Poyet insists that he is 'not worried' by the constant speculation surrounding his future at the Benito Villamarin.
Nov 7, 12:55
Dani Ceballos of Real Betis Balompie controls the ball during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Real Betis Balompie at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on August 29, 2015
Report: Atletico Madrid want Dani Ceballos
A report claims that Real Betis midfielder Dani Ceballos is a transfer target for Atletico Madrid, who are currently banned from signing new players until 2018.
Oct 27, 12:58
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Real Betis boss Gus Poyet: "I like the pressure"
Under-fire Real Betis boss Gus Poyet says that he 'enjoys the pressure' of being in club management.
Oct 20, 16:54
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Zinedine Zidane "very pleased" with five-goal win
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane praises his team following Saturday's 6-1 win over Real Betis, which ended a run of four games without a win.
Oct 16, 18:43
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Real Betis boss Gus Poyet given vote of confidence
Real Betis boss Gus Poyet receives backing from his club's board following Saturday's 6-1 home defeat to Real Madrid.
Oct 16, 17:08
Isco in action for Real Madrid on September 18, 2016
Result: Isco nets brace in Real Madrid rout
Real Madrid regain second position in La Liga courtesy of a 6-1 win over Real Betis in Saturday night's clash in Seville.
Oct 15, 21:33
Betis' forward Ruben Castro heads the ball past Rijeka's defender Niko Datkovic during the UEFA Europa League Group I football match Real Betis Balompie vs HNK Rijeka at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Sevilla on December 12, 2013
Ruben Castro 'delighted' to pen new Real Betis deal
Real Betis forward Ruben Castro reveals his 'delight' after signing a fresh contract with his Spanish club, which will run until the summer of 2019.
Oct 8, 19:14
Alvaro Morata celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the Euro 2016 Group D match between Spain and Turkey on July 17, 2016
Alvaro Morata: 'Real Madrid still confident'
Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata insists that his team's recent run of four games without a win has not dented confidence at the Bernabeu.
Oct 7, 15:36
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Gus Poyet "sick" of television scheduling
Real Betis boss Gus Poyet says that television broadcasters have too much power when it comes to the scheduling of La Liga matches.
Sep 19, 21:56
A tense Gus Poyet on the sideline as Sunderland go down to Aston Villa on March 14, 2015
Gus Poyet handed two-match touchline ban
Real Betis boss Gus Poyet receives a two-match ban after being found in breach of Article 117 of La Liga's disciplinary code.
Sep 1, 18:31
Diego Poyet in action for West Ham on July 16, 2014
West Ham United terminate Diego Poyet's contract by mutual consent
Diego Poyet's contract at West Ham United is terminated by mutual consent.
Aug 31, 22:41
Betis' forward Ruben Castro heads the ball past Rijeka's defender Niko Datkovic during the UEFA Europa League Group I football match Real Betis Balompie vs HNK Rijeka at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Sevilla on December 12, 2013
Gus Poyet: 'Real Betis desperate for Ruben Castro stay'
Real Betis boss Gus Poyet says that his team will 'pray every day' until the transfer window closes as they battle to hold on to Ruben Castro.
Aug 26, 20:36
Ronald Koeman during the Premier League game between Aston Villa and Southampton on April 23, 2016
Result: Everton lose 4-3 to Real Betis on penalties in pre-season clash
Everton lose 4-3 to Real Betis on penalties in their pre-season friendly clash in Germany.
Jul 30, 14:40
Ronald Koeman during the Premier League game between Aston Villa and Southampton on April 23, 2016
Live Commentary: Everton 1-1 Real Betis - as it happened
Relive Everton's pre-season friendly against Real Betis in Germany.
Jul 30, 12:00
Quique Flores looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Watford at Old Trafford on March 2, 2016
Preview: Watford vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the final-day Premier League clash between Watford and Sunderland at Vicarage Road in what is Quique Flores's final match in charge of the Hornets.
May 14, 21:33
Steve Evans manager of Leeds United reacts during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Blackburn Rovers on October 29, 2015
Leeds United's Steve Evans favourite for Nottingham Forest job
Leeds United boss Steve Evans is the new clear favourite with the bookmakers to fill the managerial vacancy at Nottingham Forest.
May 9, 21:27
Gustavo Poyet the Sunderland manager celebrates his team's 1-0 victory during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on May 3, 2014
Real Betis appoint Gus Poyet
La Liga outfit Real Betis secure the managerial services of former Sunderland boss Gus Poyet on a two-year contract.
May 9, 19:37
Manager Gustavo Poyet of Sunderland gives instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester United at Stadium of Light on August 24, 2014
Gus Poyet in Nottingham Forest frame?
Former Brighton & Hove Albion and Sunderland boss Gus Poyet is reportedly being considered for the manager's job at Nottingham Forest.
Apr 17, 10:28
Bruno Zuculini #36 of Manchester City controls the ball against the Olympiacos during the International Champions Cup match on August 2, 2014
Bruno Zuculini poised for Athens move
Manchester City defender Bruno Zuculini edges closer to a loan move to Gus Poyet's AEK Athens.
Feb 1, 09:24
Hector Bellerin of Arsenal and Duncan Watmore of Sunderland compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Sunderland at Emirates Stadiumon December 5, 2015
Preview: Arsenal vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's FA Cup match between holders Arsenal and struggling Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium.
Jan 7, 18:45
Charles N'Zogbia of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Aston Villa at Goodison Park on November 21, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Gus Poyet plots Charles N'Zogbia swoop?
AEK Athens head coach Gus Poyet is reportedly eager to secure the services of Aston Villa's French winger Charles N'Zogbia.
Jan 6, 11:04
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes and his assistant Mark Bowen talk at the end of the Budweiser FA Cup third round match between Stoke City and Leicester City at the Britannia Stadium on January 4, 2014
Stoke City assistant Mark Bowen in line for Swansea City job?
Stoke City's assistant manager Mark Bowen emerges as a surprise contender for the Swansea City post.
Dec 27, 16:58
A tense Gus Poyet on the sideline as Sunderland go down to Aston Villa on March 14, 2015
Gus Poyet: 'Luis Suarez sale cost Brendan Rodgers his job'
AEK Athens boss Gus Poyet claims that Liverpool's decision to sell Luis Suarez in the summer of 2014 had a direct impact on Brendan Rodgers ultimately losing his job.
Dec 16, 21:08



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