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Wenger says Arsenal have title chance

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Kanu raises Portsmouth from the dead

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Avram Grant reflected on a "sad day for football" after confirmation of Portsmouth's nine-point deduction for going into administration all but relegated the club from the Barclays Premier League - and revealed he would meet the players tomorrow before deciding how best to tackle the remainder of the season.

Hull look to Dowie for rapid lift-off

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Dowie unveiled as new Hull manager

Iain Dowie was today confirmed as the new manager of Hull.

Hull expect to name new manager before weekend

The Hull City chairman, Adam Pearson, claims to have read some "pretty reasonable" speculation over the identity of the club's next manager but insists there are more candidates.

Hull working through manager wish-list

Hull chairman Adam Pearson claims to have read some "pretty reasonable" speculation over the identity of the club's next manager but insists there are more candidates.

Dowie and Grant in frame for Hull role

Club seek quick fix after Brown sacked but Venables and Curbishley not interested

Hart apppointed as QPR manager

Paul Hart has been named the new manager of QPR.

Hart takes pole position to lose the sack race

Will all the top-flight's managers hang on into October? Mark Fleming reports on the pressures mounting for those in the firing line

Benitez makes spectacle of himself at Tottenham

Liverpool manager turns to mime to show anger with referee after his side lose 2-1

D-day arrives for Ashley over Shearer's rebuilding programme

Alan Shearer is expected to discover today if he is to become the permanent manager of Newcastle United.

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