Results tagged “Alan Pardew”
Just over three years ago Alan Curbishley resigned as manager of West Ham United and he's still waiting to make a comeback to football.
It's not for want of offers, but any new job, he says, "has to hit me between the eyes", which narrows down the options.
West Ham found themselves back on the bottom of the Premier League after their recent good run came crashing to a halt at St James's Park.
Leon Best hit a hat-trick as the hapless Hammers were thrashed 5-0 by Newcastle, and it could have been worse had the home side converted all their chances.
More of the same will be Avram Grant's instruction to his players when they go in search of more Premier League points at Newcastle tonight.
The Irons have enjoyed a four match unbeaten run, getting the new year off to the best possible start with a convincing 2-0 win over Wolves last Saturday.
Alan Curbishley is ready for another crack at Premier League management - and he knows there could be some job vacancies coming up.
The former West Ham and Charlton manager has been out of management since leaving Upton Park in September 2008, but this is the time of year when clubs start ditching managers.
Unlucky Millwall had to settle for a point after an entertaining draw with Southampton ended with two late goals.
Debutant Liam Trotter was the Lions hero when he popped up in the box in the 93rd minute to cancel out Ricky Lambert's opener for the visitors, scored just a minute earlier.