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Defoe: Allardyce ready for England

Jermain Defoe has backed Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce for the now-vacant England manager role. Roy Hodgson resigned from the position after England’s 2-1 round-of-16 loss to Iceland. The former England international, who plays under Allardyce at Sunderland, said he has found a new appreciation for the former Bolton, Newcastle United and West Ham manager.

Liverpool emerge as bookies’ favourites to sign Dortmund centre-back

Follow @DanPriceMX on Twitter Liverpool have emerged as the bookmakers’ favourite to sign want-away Dortmund centre-back, Neven Subotic. According to the Daily Express, we’ve now overtaken both Sunderland and Stoke City in the race to secure his signature. The 27-year-old defender found opportunities at Dortmund hard to come by last season after a series of injuries, and he […] The post Liverpool emerge as bookies’ favourites to sign Dortmund centre-back appeared first on The Empire of The Kop.

Chelsea Ladies Weekly Roundup – 27/06/2016

LEAGUE POSITION: 2nd (WSL1)FIXTURES: A v Sunderland (Wednesday), A v London Bees (Saturday)NEXT HOME GAME: 10th July v Birmingham CityHEADLINESSunderland and London Bees PreviewsLoan Watch / Weekend RoundupMixed International Results for BluesDevelopment Squad Makes SigningsAfter a lengthy international and maintenance break, Chelsea Ladies are finally back in action this week, travelling up to Sunderland for a(nother) poorly-planned midweek tie, before kicking-off their Continental Cup (league cup) campaign at London Bees on Saturday. The first game is must-win in the title race, while the second is a straight knockout match, with the winner going through to the quarter-finals.The Sunderland match will be a repeat of the tie that closed the first half of the season, a 2-1 result flattering the Black Cats, who faced no fewer than 30 shots from the Blues frontline. Despite the underachieving attack, the three points came at an important time for Chelsea following defeats against rivals Arsenal and Manchester City.Chelsea need to make up ground after losing 2-0 to City in MaySunderland are still winless in the league, and, while Beth Mead isn’t getting the service she needs to reach her goalscoring heights of last season, the main problem for the Black Cats is at the other end of the field

Arsenal Ladies v Sunderland – the match report

by Andrew Crawshaw My prediction for the starting line-up of the team wasn’t right. The actual line-up was GK – Sari Van Veenendaal Right Back and Captain Alex Scott Centre Backs – Emma Mitchell and Farah Williams Left Back Casey Stoney Midfield – Vicky Losada, Natalia Pablos Sanchon and Marta Corredera Attack – Gemma Rose,