Fabio Capello

Capello? Klinsmann? Laudrup? Who Should Be The New Spurs Coach?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Sport

Tottenham have sacked their second coach in 18 months, as André Villas-Boas became the third Spurs boss to go before Christmas in the last six years....

Samuel Luckhurst

Time For Levy To Showcase His Managerial Credentials

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

So the similarities with 2007 have extended to Tottenham sacking their manager. Six years ago, Spurs spent millions in the transfer window only to sta...

Sacked In The Morning: Villas-Boas Leaves Tottenham

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Sport

André Villas-Boas has been sacked as Tottenham coach a day after their 5-0 Premier League defeat to Liverpool. Spurs said in a short statement on ...

From Wembley To Woe: England's World Cup Group Draws Since '66

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

With a World Cup "group of death" draw a real possibility for England, perhaps they should remind themselves how they fared when they last suffered su...

'He Retired Because Of Too Much Stress'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK Sport

Sir Alex Ferguson retired as Manchester United manager because of "too much stress", Fabio Capello has revealed. Ferguson will manage United for th...

Is It Curtains for Harry Houdini? The Rise and Fall of Redknapp

Matt Clough | Posted 19.06.2013 | UK Sport
Matt Clough

Flash forward four months and the fabled 'Harry Houdini' effect has failed to materialise. With just five games remaining, QPR are, barring a minor miracle, relegated, now ten points adrift from safety. Some in the media are still not quite ready to let go of their beloved messiah.

GALLERY: FA Commence 150th Anniverary Celebrations

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK Sport

The great and the good from the past were in attendance at Holborn for the start of the Football Association's 150th anniversary celebrations. Form...

ON THIS DAY: In 1973, Bobby Moore Played For England For The Last Time

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK Sport

Steven Gerrard will tonight win his 100th cap for England in the Friends Arena against Sweden. Becoming the sixth centurion, his milestone aptly falls...

Capello Defends Terry In FA Hearing

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Sport

Former England coach Fabio Capello has provided a statement in defence of John Terry as his Football Association racism charge extends to a third day....

Russian MP Calls For Capello's Wages To Be Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.08.2012 | UK Sport

The Russian Football Union has been urged to disclose new coach Fabio Capello's contract details by a politician. MP Igor Lebedev has accused the u...

Capello Named Russia Coach

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.08.2012 | UK Sport

Fabio Capello has reportedly been confirmed as the new coach of Russia. According to Gazzetta dello Sport, the former England boss has agreed a dea...

POLL: Hodgson Hits Back At Capello Over Rooney, But Does Fabio Have A Point?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK Sport

England manager Roy Hodgson has branded quotes by Fabio Capello suggesting Wayne Rooney only plays well for Manchester united as "cheap". Capello t...

WATCH: Capello Downs England At Wembley In 1973

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK Sport

England, like the Republic of Ireland, could have set up an Italian reunion for former coach Fabio Capello at Euro 2012 had John Terry's trial not ini...

Harry Redknapp Gone, So Who Next for Spurs?

James Hunt | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK Sport
James Hunt

Harry Redknapp has barely had time to roll down his car window and chat to Sky Sports News about his departure from Tottenham, and the debate as to who will replace him at White Hart Lane is already well and truly underway. Below are six possible candidates to replace 'Arry...

Capello Set For Liverpool?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Sport

Fabio Capello, the former England manager, has been approached by Liverpool to succeed Kenny Dalglish, according to reports. The Reds have already ...

Champions League Final Week: Milan Batter Barca In '94 (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK Sport

Ahead of Bayern Munich hosting Chelsea in Saturday's Champions League final, we recall the most memorable showdowns, starting with the greatest of the...

Capello Wants Premier League Chance

The Guardian | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Sport

Fabio Capello says he is ready for 'one more challenge', and has hinted that it may lie in English football....

'Arry Wishes Roy Well

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Sport

Harry Redknapp bears no malice towards Roy Hodgson after the Football Association were granted permission to speak to the West Brom manager over the v...

When Harry Was Hired On Twitter

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Sport

Roy Hodgson is now on the cusp of nabbing the England managerial role, but what about manager-elect Harry Redknapp? This morning, Redknapp has been...

For Tottenham's Sake, Redknapp Should Take the England Job

Scott Thompson | Posted 09.06.2012 | UK Sport
Scott Thompson

If I were Daniel Levy I'd be running, bank account details in hand, to the FA to negotiate the immediate release of Harry Redknapp. I say negotiate, Levy has a reputation for getting big money for average players and with Redknapp and the FA it would be nothing less than profiteering.

England And St George May Not Be For Harry

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Sport

Harry Redknapp has said he is "not sure" whether he would take over the England managerial role. The Tottenham Hotspur boss, favourite for the nati...

Brooking: Capello Successor Could 'Parachute In'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Sport

The next England manager could be "parachuted in" just days before the start of this summer's European Championship. Sir Trevor Brooking, part of t...

Football: A Modern Morality Tale

Martin Edwards | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK
Martin Edwards

Cabinet ministers, and even captains of national sports teams, are exemplars of behaviour. They should be role models. Their conduct therefore needs to be judged by the highest (realistic) standards.

Can a Foreigner Lead a National Football Team?

Paul C. Watson | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK
Paul C. Watson

The harder I tried to create an English football team on a small Micronesian island, the less I achieved. It was only when I understood that I had to learn from the players as much as I had to teach them that things started to happen. A national football team is a crucial statement of national identity - it must represent its people.

Fabio Goes

Nick Abbot | Posted 12.04.2012 | UK Comedy
Nick Abbot

Arriverderch Fabio. Siyonara, aufeedersayne, bon jewer, tata, gudbiy. We enjoyed your mangling of the English language, if that is what you were going for. Shame about the results. And yet, we read that you were the most successful manager of the national side of all time, statistically speaking.