Wayne Harrison was not the most fortunate of footballers. Blessed with a sublime talent for sniffing out goal-scoring opportunities and converting them with consummate skill, he became the world's most expensive teenager when Liverpool – then the mightiest club in the land – paid Oldham Athletic £250,000 for his predatory services in the spring of 1985.
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Friday 22 April 2011
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Monday 28 March 2011
Monday 21 March 2011
Jim Gannon has parted company with Port Vale after just three months and 15 games in charge at Vale Park.
Friday 25 February 2011
Peter Taylor is to step down as Bradford City manager by mutual consent after tomorrow's visit of Stockport County.
Wednesday 05 January 2011
Phil Parkinson and his coaching staff were yesterday dismissed by Charlton Athletic's new owners. The decision, announced on the League One club's official website, came after the 4-2 defeat at home to Swindon on Monday the Addicks will announce the appointment of a caretaker manager "in due course".
Tuesday 04 January 2011
Stockport have sacked manager Paul Simpson after less than six months in the job.
Friday 10 September 2010
Michael Carrick has been ruled out for three weeks with an Achilles injury.
Saturday 14 August 2010
A mother who smothered her three-year-old daughter with a soft toy has been jailed for life.
Wednesday 21 July 2010
The teenage daughter of former Premier League star Antoine Sibierski hanged herself after drinking champagne and taking the recently banned drug mephedrone, an inquest heard today.
Monday 10 May 2010
Sweden's Fredrik Andersson Hed held on to claim his first European Tour title at the 245th attempt after almost blowing a six-shot lead in the Italian Open.
Sunday 09 May 2010
Saturday 08 May 2010
Saturday 08 May 2010
Sunday 02 May 2010
Promotion and relegation, success and failure, joy and despair. That has been the staple diet for Crystal Palace supporters ever since Arthur Rowe's enterprising team ended the club's 36-year stay in the bottom tier of the Football League in 1961. Unless they secure the draw they need at Sheffield Wednesday today to avoid relegation from the Championship – Wednesday must win to stay up – Palace will change divisions this summer for the 17th time in the past 50 seasons.
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