• Former Argentina coach Bielsa headed for Leeds role: reports

    9 days ago - By Yahoo Sports

    Maverick former Argentina and Chile coach Marcelo Bielsa is close to agreeing to becoming the surprise new manager of sleeping English football giants Leeds United according to media reports. The 62-year-old would according to The Yorkshire Evening Post be the highest paid manager in the club's history and will fill the vacuum left by Paul Heckingbotham, sacked earlier this month after just 16 games in charge of the second tier outfit. According to the Post, Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani sent emissaries to meet with Bielsa last month.
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  • Former England captain Terry Butcher appointed Philippines head coach

    Former England captain Terry Butcher appointed Philippines head coach

    10 days ago - By ESPN

    Former England skipper Terry Butcher has been named manager of the Philippines national team.
    Former England captain Terry Butcher said becoming a national team coach was the "next step" in his career after being appointed as the head coach of Philippines national team on a two-year deal.
    Butcher, who won 77 international caps and played in three World Cups, went on to manage eight clubs but did not hold any managerial position since getting the sack at Newport County in 2015.
    "People asked me whether I'd fallen out of love with the game but it felt more like the game had fallen out of love...
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