The German had been identified as the No.1 choice to take the reins at Old Trafford but has reaffirmed his commitment to Borussia Dortmund, with Louis van Gaal also in the frame
Tuesday, 22 April 2014
The experienced Netherlands coach has told friends he wants to replace David Moyes at Old Trafford after holding initial talks with a United delegation last week
The Spaniard has struggled since making a £50m move to Stamford Bridge from Anfield and looks a shadow of the player once regarded as the best striker in the world
The club have confirmed that the 40-year-old will take charge of the final four matches of the season after the Scot was relieved of his duties on Tuesday morning
The in-demand Dortmund boss admits he feels "very familiar" with the Red Devils fans but insists his commitment to his current club is "not breakable"
The Scot was relieved of his duties on Tuesday morning after just 10 months, having presided over the Red Devils' worst campaign of the Premier League era
The Brazil-born attacker has been earmarked by the Blues as the man to lead their flagging forward line next season. So just what will he bring to Stamford Bridge?
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The teenage forward scored two goals and made one assist to take home a fantastic 15 points, with Leighton Baines's performance against Manchester United also a standout
A 3-1 win over West Brom saw Manuel Pellegrini's men move within six points of league leaders Liverpool, and the captain is looking back at memories of 2012 to motivate the squad
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Monday, 21 April 2014
The manager was heartened by West Brom's performance despite suffering to a 3-1 defeat at the Etihad Stadium, before calling Saturday's clash with West Ham a "cup final"
The midfielder was stretchered from the field with protection around his ankle, with Sergio Aguero forced off minutes earlier, on an otherwise positive night at the Etihad Stadium
Sergio Aguero and David Silva inspired a routine win for Manuel Pellegrini's title-chasers only for both to be stretchered off in the second half to put a dampener on the game
The Manchester City midfielder fell to the floor in pain and clutched his right ankle following a challenge with Morgan Amalfitano in the second half at the Etihad Stadium
Goals from Ashley Barnes and Michael Kightly saw the club beat Wigan 2-0 on Monday and secure a return to the Premier League for the first time since their relegation in 2010
The Scot is set to be relieved of his duties at Old Trafford after a disastrous first season in charge of the club and he can have few complaints as the issues continued to mount
The former captain has described the media speculation surrounding the manager's job as "repulsive" but called on the club to make an official statement in response
The Blues are closing in on a £35 million deal for the striker, with the Atletico Madrid coach admitting the London side have the financial power to force such a move through