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Oct 3, 2015

Advocaat hints at departure from Sunderland

LONDON (Reuters) – The future of Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat remained in doubt after he refused to confirm he was staying at the club after their 2-2 draw with West Ham United in the Premier League on Saturday.

Sunderland led 2-0 and looked as if they were heading for their first league win of the season before having goalscorer Jermain Lens sent off in the second half and allowing the Hammers to leave the Stadium of Light with a point after a 2-2 draw.

Oct 3, 2015

Soccer-Advocaat hints at departure from Sunderland

LONDON, Oct 3 (Reuters) – The future of Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat remained in doubt after he refused to confirm he was staying at the club after their 2-2 draw with West Ham United in the Premier League on Saturday.

Sunderland led 2-0 and looked as if they were heading for their first league win of the season before having goalscorer Jermain Lens sent off in the second half and allowing the Hammers to leave the Stadium of Light with a point after a 2-2 draw.

Oct 3, 2015

Soccer-Advocaat hints at departure from Sunderland

LONDON, Oct 3 (Reuters) – The future of Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat remained in doubt after he refused to confirm he was staying at the club after their 2-2 draw with West Ham United in the Premier League on Saturday.

Sunderland led 2-0 and looked as if they were heading for their first league win of the season before having goalscorer Jermain Lens sent off in the second half and allowing the Hammers to leave the Stadium of Light with a point after a 2-2 draw.

Oct 3, 2015

Aguero hits five as Man City crush Newcastle to go top

LONDON (Reuters) – Sergio Aguero scored five times in 20 minutes as Manchester City came from behind to thrash Newcastle United 6-1 and go back to the top of the Premier League table on Saturday.

City, beaten by West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur in their last two league games, appeared to be in danger of another defeat after Aleksandar Mitrovic put Newcastle ahead in the 18th minute at the Etihad Stadium.

Oct 3, 2015

Soccer-Aguero hits five as Man City crush Newcastle to go top

LONDON, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Sergio Aguero scored five times in 20 minutes as Manchester City came from behind to thrash Newcastle United 6-1 and go back to the top of the Premier League table on Saturday.

City, beaten by West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur in their last two league games, appeared to be in danger of another defeat after Aleksandar Mitrovic put Newcastle ahead in the 18th minute at the Etihad Stadium.

Oct 2, 2015

MP calls for FA chairman to explain Platini support

LONDON (Reuters) – English FA chairman Greg Dyke should explain his support for Michel Platini’s FIFA presidential bid following the latest twist in the crisis engulfing world football’s governing body, British MP Damian Collins said on Friday.

“I think many people want to know why the FA have nailed their colours to the mast backing Michel Platini before even the presidential nominations have closed,” Collins told Sky Sports.

Oct 2, 2015

FA never spoke to me about Mourinho, says Carneiro

LONDON (Reuters) – Eva Carneiro, the former Chelsea first-team doctor who left the club after a public falling out with manager Jose Mourinho, criticised the English FA on Friday for the way it handled its investigation into the matter.

“I wonder whether this might be the only formal investigation in this country where the evidence of the individuals involved in the incident was not considered relevant,” Carneiro said in a statement.

Oct 2, 2015

Soccer-FA never spoke to me about Mourinho, says Carneiro

LONDON, Oct 2 (Reuters) – Eva Carneiro, the former Chelsea first-team doctor who left the club after a public falling out with manager Jose Mourinho, criticised the English FA on Friday for the way it handled its investigation into the matter.

“I wonder whether this might be the only formal investigation in this country where the evidence of the individuals involved in the incident was not considered relevant,” Carneiro said in a statement.

Oct 2, 2015

British MP calls for FA chairman to explain Platini support

LONDON (Reuters) – English FA chairman Greg Dyke should explain his support for Michel Platini’s FIFA presidential bid following the latest twist in the crisis engulfing world soccer’s governing body, British MP Damian Collins said on Friday.

“I think many people want to know why the FA have nailed their colours to the mast backing Michel Platini before even the presidential nominations have closed,” Collins told Sky Sports.

Oct 2, 2015

Soccer-British MP calls for FA chairman to explain Platini support

LONDON, Oct 2 (Reuters) – English FA chairman Greg Dyke should explain his support for Michel Platini’s FIFA presidential bid following the latest twist in the crisis engulfing world soccer’s governing body, British MP Damian Collins said on Friday.

“I think many people want to know why the FA have nailed their colours to the mast backing Michel Platini before even the presidential nominations have closed,” Collins told Sky Sports.