Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce

  • Current club: West Ham United
  • Date of Birth: 19 October 1954
  • Birthplace: Dudley, Dudley, Worcestershire, England, UK
  • Position: Defender

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      Chelsea to sign Ross Barkley

      Ross Barkley looks set to finally leave Everton today as he prepares to have a medical with Chelsea, ahead of a £15 million move to the London club. The England international was wanted by Chelsea back in the summer but turned down the opportunity to join Antonio Conte's side. 

      Everton ace to become Chelsea's first winter signing?

      Premier League champions Chelsea are reportedly on the cusp of finalising a deal for England international and Everton midfielder Ross Barkley.

      Everton on course to make first winter signing

      Premier League side Everton remain confident of pursuing the services of Cenk Tosun from Turkish champions Besiktas.

      Everton to solve striker crisis with move for Burgstaller?

      Everton are considering a move for Schalke 04 striker Guido Burgstaller in the January transfer window. The 28-year-old has impressed since makign a move from FC Nurnberg to Schalke last year and had a short spell with Cardiff City in the 2014-15 season.

      Chelsea set sights on signing Everton midfielder

      Chelsea are reportedly planning a renewed attempt to sign Ross Barkley when the transfer window reopens in the New Year. The England international has recently returned to Toffees training after recovering from a hamstring problem.

      Sam Allardyce rules out Olivier Giroud move?

      Everton manager Sam Allardyce has ruled out a potential approach for Arsenal's Olivier Giroud in the New Year with the Frenchman's wife reluctant to leave the English capital.

      Antonio Conte talks up January transfer plans

      Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte has suggested that he would like to bolster his squad further, but not all the speculation linking with players are true.

      Everton offer escape route to Arsenal attacker

      Everton manager Sam Allardyce has reportedly earmarked Arsenal attacker Theo Walcott as one of his prime targets for the January transfer window.

      Everton plot surprise bid for Bundesliga striker

      Everton have reportedly emerged as shock contenders to pursue the services of Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gabon international has been linked with a winter exit from the Westfalenstadion amid his recent disciplinary issues.

      Everton target former Man Utd defender

      Sam Allardyce's attempts to recover the disastrous first half of the season at Everton will see him turn to West Bromwich Albion defender Jonny Evans during the January transfer window. 

      Everton interested in Arsenal forward

      Everton have reportedly made an initial approach to sign out-of-favour Arsenal forward Theo Walcott in the New Year. The England international has been heavily linked with an exit from the Emirates with Arsene Wenger looking to raise transfer funds for future purchases.

      Sam Allardyce set sights on signing Watford striker

      New Everton manager Sam Allardyce has reportedly earmarked Watford skipper Troy Deeney as his number one target for the winter transfer window.

      Everton confirm imminent appointment of Sam Allardyce

      Everton have confirmed that Sam Allardyce will become their new head coach once he finalises terms over a long-term contract this afternoon.

      Everton after Ronald Koeman

       “Write what you want to write.” These are the now infamous last words of Ronald Koeman, who had his head placed on the chopping block at Everton’s Finch Farm yesterday and subsequently lost his job.  

      Was De Boer the right man for Palace?

      It’s been a bit of a tough time for Crystal Palace over recent years in the English Premier League. After a good impact by Alan Pardew, things began to sour, with Palace in desperate trouble and facing relegation. Steve Parish made the best decision possible and employed Sam Allardyce as Pardew’s replacement. A man who has never been relegated from the top flight and has often dug even the most doomed teams out of trouble. Big Sam called time on his managerial career in May this year, step forward Frank de Boer.

      Leicester City eyeing Andros Townsend deal

      Leicester City are reportedly weighing up a move for Crystal Palace's Andros Townsend who is being seen as a potential replacement for Riyad Mahrez.

      Marseille, Everton to compete for Chelsea outcast

      Premier League holders Chelsea are prepared to end their association with striker Loic Remy once they recruit a new marksman to their ranks.

      Crystal Palace officially appoint Frank de Boer as new manager

      After much speculation surrounding the Palace managerial position, the club have now officially appointed ex-Inter Milan boss Frank de Boer as their new manager.

      Burnley boss keen on Crystal Palace job

      Sean Dyche could reportedly end his long-term association with Burnley amid the managerial vacancy at Crystal Palace.

      Crystal Palace approach former Manchester City manager

      Crystal Palace's search for a new manager has taken a new turn, with The Eagles now opening talks with a former Manchester City manager who is currently working in the Chinese Super League.