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CESAR MENOTTI, the manager of Argentina's 1978 World Cup winning side, has resigned as manager of Mexico after 14 months, citing dissatisfaction with the Mexican Football Federation. 'It's not clear to me who the federation president is,' he said. Gerardo Gil is expected to take over the presidency but the post is still occupied by Francisco Ibarra, who hired Menotti and has been criticised for bringing in a foreigner.

DRINKWISE CUP Quarter-final draw: Bath or Yeovil v Wycombe; Dagenham & Redbridge v Merthyr; Macclesfield v Kidderminster; Northwich v Stafford or Telford. (Ties to be played week commencing 14 December)