There's no doubt that the influx of players from the continent and beyond, some of whom have been mediocre at best, has had an impact on the development of British players. However, it's pleasing to see that when it comes to Premiership managers, there's a healthy proportion of British managers plying their trade and competing with the suave sophistication we associate with the likes of AVB, Laudrup, Di Matteo and their continental peers.
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Ben Foster has signed for West Bromwich Albion from Birmingham City on a three-year deal. The former Manchester United goalkeeper
Steve Clarke has been appointed as West Brom head coach, the club have announced on their website. Albion have been searching
Roy Hodgson has been unveiled as the new England coach by the FA 83 days after Fabio Capello's resignation. The 64-year-old
Roy Hodgson will be unveiled as England manager by the FA today, with a press conference scheduled for 4pm. The 64-year-old
The Football Association confirmed on Sunday evening they have been granted permission by West Bromwich Albion to speak to
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