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O'Neill Rules Himself Out Of England

Martin O'Neill has told a press conference that he is not interested in the England job because he has a job to complete at Villa.

So the press can bugger off with their speculation!!!!

He told the press: 'I know where the speculation has arisen from because I was involved in the interview process the last time. I was not a club manager at the time, and if that opportunity had arisen and I had been given that chance, that would have been a different matter. But I am here now and I'm committed to Aston Villa Football Club. This is what I want to do. '

Adding, 'I want to do this job. I've started it and I want to drive it forward. This is what I want to do. We're nowhere near completed at all. In fact, we're just starting and I want to complete this job.'

Here endeth the worry of manager merry-go-rounds.

England, go for Harry Redknapp !




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Writer: J P Fear Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday November 23 2007

Time: 2:26PM

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Hopefully that will stop the press speculation, he can't be any clearer than that.
The Fear
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23/11/2007 14:37:00

Thank ***** for that!
weller77
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23/11/2007 14:39:00

massive sigh of relief.......altogether on the count of three, one, two, three....ppppphhhhhhheeeeeeewwwwwwwwwww!
Jon.H
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23/11/2007 14:45:00

oh dear - im starting to worry that 'arry might get the job now! he 'wont' rule it out, so the more that do the more its 'sqeeky bum time'...
pompeyrug
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23/11/2007 14:47:00

fear, you only want 'arry to go for as you think it'll give you more chance of beating us in a couple of weeks ;-)
pompeyrug
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23/11/2007 14:48:00

Harry would be good, not too sure though as he cannot use any African imports in the England side!
KSarge1
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23/11/2007 14:59:00

Does it matter who gets the job - the FA will want to control him and the press will go against him. Steve Bruce, Frank Skinner, Alan Shearer, Stuart Pearce, Jasper Carrot or even Karen Brady - will it make any difference?
Gordonsleftboot
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23/11/2007 15:12:00

I thought Barwick had ruled out the next coach being english, although that doesn't rule Redknapp out, as he's a cockney!!
mackaavfc
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23/11/2007 15:13:00

Good. well said Martin. Now lets get down to concentrating on the important stuff. Namely, beating Middlesbrough at The Riverside tomorrow.
glensider
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23/11/2007 19:29:00

Great news! My 12/1 on Capello is looking great now he's down to 2/1
DeanoVilla
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24/11/2007 13:13:00

 

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