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FA chairman backs manager Hodgson despite World Cup flop

LONDON (Reuters) – England coach Roy Hodgson retains the support of the Football Association despite the team’s dismal showing at the World Cup last month, FA Chairman Greg Dyke said on Tuesday.

Dyke said he thought Hodgson did “quite a good job” in Brazil and repeated his view that there were too many foreign players in the Premier League for the national team to thrive.

Jul 22, 2014

Soccer-FA chairman backs manager Hodgson despite World Cup flop

LONDON, July 22 (Reuters) – England coach Roy Hodgson retains the support of the Football Association despite the team’s dismal showing at the World Cup last month, FA Chairman Greg Dyke said on Tuesday.

Dyke said he thought Hodgson did “quite a good job” in Brazil and repeated his view that there were too many foreign players in the Premier League for the national team to thrive.

Jul 22, 2014

English FA keeps up pressure on FIFA over Qatar

LONDON (Reuters) – FIFA should review the decision to award the 2022 World Cup to Qatar if an investigation shows that corruption played a part in the winning bid, English Football Association Chairman Greg Dyke said on Tuesday.

Appearing before a parliamentary committee, Dyke said FIFA should publish in full a report into the bidding process for 2018 and 2022 being compiled by American lawyer Michael Garcia.

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      "Editor in charge of company news desk for Reuters in London. Previously Sports Business Correspondent and that remains an interest. Former roles include UK Chief Correspondent, and I have also worked in Italy, Ireland and the Netherlands for Reuters."
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