West Ham manager Sam Allardyce signed a new two-year contract with the Premier League soccer team, club co-owner David Gold said on Twitter.
Manchester United moved another point closer to its record-extending 20th English league soccer title by rallying for a 2-2 draw at West Ham.
West Ham hired Sam Allardyce as manager as the club aims to gain promotion back to English soccer’s elite Premier League.
Blackburn Rovers manager Sam Allardyce was fired today by the Premier League club, which last month became the first Indian-owned English soccer team.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Arsenal scored four goals in a 10- minute span just after halftime on its way to a 5-1 rout of West Ham in English soccer’s Premier League.
Blackburn Rovers top scorer Yakubu called on fans to get behind the team and not protest its Indian owners ahead of today’s game against Aston Villa.
West Ham signed striker Andy Carroll from Liverpool on a season-long loan with an option to make the move permanent at the end of the Premier League soccer campaign.
"It's a bit difficult to take, that's their job, it's their job to give the offside decisions that appear in front of them."
- Sam Allardyce on Apr 17, 2013