Mark Sampson

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Alen Stajcic: sacked from his job as head coach of the Australian women’s soccer team. Photograph: Catherine Ivill/Getty Images

Being a manager of an elite sports team is a crazy old world nowadays, and everyone seems so fickle. Management is changing. Long gone are the days wh(...)

Mark Samson: the former England women’s manager was sacked last September by the FA and replaced by Phil Neville. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire.

Former England Women’s manager Mark Sampson has been banned for three games after intimidating a female Uefa official with a metal pole. The 35-year-(...)

New England head coach Phil Neville speaks to the media during his official unveiling at St George’s Park, Burton. Photo: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Phil Neville knew he was in for a tough fixture, speaking publicly for the first time since he was controversially appointed as manager of the England(...)

England women’s coach Mark Sampson: despite his departure, tensions will surely simmer among the group and it’s difficult to see how this will affect the team in the future. Photograph: Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images

“Are your family coming over from Nigeria for the game?” “Yes” “Well, make sure they don’t come over with Ebola.” This conversation was not overhea(...)

 Mark Sampson has been sacked  as England women’s football manager. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA Wire.

Mark Sampson has been sacked as the manager of the England women’s football team after evidence of “inappropriate and unacceptable behaviour” during h(...)

Eni Aluko alleges England manager Mark Sampson used asked her to ensure her relatives did not bring Ebola with them to a match. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Mark Sampson, the manager of the England women’s football team, is alleged to have told one of his black players to make sure their Nigerian relatives(...)

 Eniola Aluko in action for England against Belgium last year. Photograph: Getty Images

The English Football Association is facing questions over why it paid “hush money” to international footballer Eni Aluko after it emerged that a bully(...)

Barcelona’s  Lionel Messi is fully expected to reclaim award he has won four times. Photograph: Alex Caparros/Getty Images

When Michael Owen won the Ballon d’Or in 2001, becoming the first and still the only Englishman to win European football’s player of the year award s(...)

England’s Laura Bassett is concoled by team mates after her own goal sent Japan through to the World Cup final. Photograph: Getty

Japan 2 England 1 England’s World Cup dream concluded in the cruellest fashion when Laura Bassett’s stoppage time own goal re-routed Mark Sampson’s Li(...)

Louisa Necib, France knocks the ball away from Alex Scott, England during the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 Group F match at Moncton Stadium. Photo: Elsa/Getty Images

The final round of opening group games got underway last night and early this morning in Canada as groups E and F kicked off. England 0-1 Franc(...)