The New York Red Bulls made hedge- fund manager Jerome de Bontin general manager of the Major League Soccer team in place of Erik Soler, who will remain as an internal adviser.
Gerard Houllier , who coached Liverpool to the F.A. Cup, League Cup and UEFA Cup soccer titles in 2001, was appointed as Aston Villa manager.
Aston Villa manager Gerard Houllier is in comfortable condition after being admitted to the hospital last night, the Premier League soccer club said.
Aston Villa manager Gerard Houllier will be released from the hospital in the next 24 hours after being treated for a heart problem.
Aston Villa named former Liverpool manager Gerard Houllier as coach, replacing Martin O’Neill.
Gerard Houllier, manager of Premier League soccer club Aston Villa, is being treated in hospital after becoming ill last night, Sky News reported.
Aston Villa manager Gerard Houllier quit the English Premier League soccer club two months after being sidelined with a heart problem.
Aston Villa manager Gerard Houllier is expected to be released from the hospital in three to four days after being treated for chest pain.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Aston Villa missed a chance to move third in English soccer’s Premier League as Stoke rallied with two late goals for a 2-1 home victory.
"In January the best clubs keep their best players but you never know if someone comes with crazy money."
- Gerard Houllier on Dec 24, 2010