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Blackpool give Crystal Palace permission to speak to Ian Holloway

Crystal Palace have been given permission by Blackpool to talk to Ian Holloway and he is set to become the club's new manager over the weekend.

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Crystal Palace chairman confident of finalising Ian Holloway deal

Crystal Palace are confident of announcing Ian Holloway as their new manager after making an official approach to Blackpool last night.

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Mick McCarthy poised to take over at Ipswich

Mick McCarthy is in pole position to become the new Ipswich manager, although an appointment is not expected today.

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Owen Coyle encouraged Dougie Freedman to succeed him at Bolton

New Bolton manager Dougie Freedman has revealed a conversation with predecessor Owen Coyle was an important factor in him electing to take the Reebok Stadium post.

New arrival: Dougie Freedman saw his first Bolton game from the stands

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Although there was some confusion over whether Dougie Freedman had joined Bolton as their new manager, there was no doubt he had left Crystal Palace after the club issued a statement with the usual

Dougie Freedman confirmed as manager of Bolton

Bolton have confirmed Dougie Freedman as their new manager.

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Crystal Palace manager Dougie Freedman

Confusion surrounds Dougie Freedman move from Crystal Palace to Bolton

Confusion continues to surround the vacant managerial position at Bolton after caretaker boss Jimmy Phillips claimed he will be in charge for Saturday's trip to Middlesbrough.

The Sports Matrix: Wednesday 24 October 2012

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Crystal Palace manager Dougie Freedman

Dougie Freedman leaves Crystal Palace to take over at Bolton

Dougie Freedman has left Crystal Palace and become the new manager of Bolton, the London club have confirmed.

Ipswich manager Paul Jewell

Paul Jewell ready to fight on as Ipswich manager

Ipswich boss Paul Jewell admits his future is still very much in the balance as he prepares to lead his struggling side into tonight's npower Championship clash with former employers Derby at Portman Road.

Crystal Palace manager Dougie Freedman

Crystal Palace give Bolton permission to speak to manager Dougie Freedman

Crystal Palace have given manager Dougie Freedman permission to speak to Bolton.

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Sam Allardyce talks up importance of Olympic Stadium move for West Ham

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce believes a move to the Olympic Stadium is imperative if the club are to compete with London rivals Chelsea and Arsenal.

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