Allardyce blames Thatcher for UK soccer`s decline

West Ham United manager blames former British Prime Minister for "killing football" and creating a modern-day generation of unfit, obese children in UK.

Allardyce set for West Ham job: Reports

Sam Allardyce is in line to be named as the new manager of West Ham and his appointment could be confirmed as soon as Wednesday according to several British media reports.

Allardyce lacked our vision, say Blackburn`s new owners

Sam Allardyce was sacked because his football vision did not fit in with that of Blackburn Rovers` new Indian owners who believe the club should be fourth or fifth in the Premier League.

Ferguson slams `stupid` Allardyce axe

Sir Alex Ferguson blasted Blackburn Rovers` decision to sack manager Sam Allardyce, saying it was "stupid" and "confounded common sense".

Capello tips Allardyce and Redknapp for England

Fabio Capello reckons Sam Allardyce and Harry Redknapp are the current leading two candidates to replace him when he steps down as England manager in 2012.

Man U not the same team without Rooney: Sam Allardyce

Rovers boss Sam Allardyce has said that misfiring Manchester United just aren`t the same playing squad without their ace striker Wayne Rooney.