Chris Hughton was named manager of Norwich City, succeeding Paul Lambert at the English Premier League soccer club.
Norwich City said Paul Lambert offered to quit as manager but the English Premier League club has not accepted his resignation.
English Premier League soccer clubs spend more on acquiring players than teams in other countries, yet trail continental rivals when it comes to looking after those expensive assets, trainers and doctors say.
Birmingham City manager Alex McLeish resigned from the club, amid reports he may join arch-rival Aston Villa.
Birmingham City hired former Newcastle coach Chris Hughton to replace Alex McLeish as coach of the newly demoted English soccer club.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Aston Villa appointed Alex McLeish as manager five days after he resigned as coach of the Premier League soccer team’s archrival Birmingham.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from European newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Arsenal failed to snap its six-year trophy drought after a defensive mixup gave Birmingham a 2-1 win in the League Cup final and its first major title since 1963.
Carson Yeung, the former hairdresser who bought control of English soccer club Birmingham City in 2009, was charged with money laundering in a Hong Kong court.