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Olympiakos defender Vasilis Torosidis has announced that he will not be renewing his contract with the Greek champions following a resplendent six-year spell in Piraeus.
In football terms, Boxing Day is a collective sigh of relief after the familial confinement of the festive season.
Fabio Capello was once mocked up as a donkey, Steve McClaren was the Wally with the Brolly, Sven-Goran Eriksson was stitched up by the Fake Sheik, Glenn Hoddle was compared to Mystic Meg, Graham Taylor was a turnip. How will Roy Hodgson be portrayed?
That Hodgson returned to management so swiftly after being shown the door at Anfield was a risk. His reputation, built up over decades, across various continents and with teams from Inter Milan to Switzerland, was shredded in just 191 days on the Mersey.
There is no doubt that Fulham should have been awarded a penalty against Manchester United last night, but are teams less likely to be awarded a spot-kick at Old Trafford?
Fulham have gambled remarkably well in the foreign market in recent years, bringing in the likes of Brede Hangeland, Moussa Dembélé, Bryan Ruiz and Clint Dempsey for good money.
Yesterday the USA travelled to Genoa and beat Italy 1-0. It was the first time Team USA had beaten the four time World Cup winners. The goal scorer was Clint Dempsey.
Some lively debate has been doing the rounds on Twitter this week after Warnock was sacked by QPR, with Hughes immediately lined-up to replace him, but the above question is one that few seem to have asked or addressed in any great detail.
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