Date:Friday May 9 2008
BERNIE ECCLESTONE, Co-owner of Queens Park Rangers, today moved to quash sensational rumours that Zinedine Zidane was set to join the club as manager.
F1 Magnate Ecclestone spoke to The Times stating:
'I can say 100 per cent categorically 'no' to stories that we have spoken to Zidane,'
Bernie also revealed that manager Luigi De Canio was never a long-term fixture at Loftus Road, with initial plans made only until the end of the season:
'We have known for six months that the coach would be leaving and we have to draw up the shortlist, but Zidane's name is not on it.'
With these latest sensational links seemingly quashed, who will Rangers move for in the coming weeks?
Rumours of free agents Sam Allardyce and Steve McLaren being linked with the role, along with Milton Keynes Dons manager Paul Ince, so the persistent links to Queens Park Rangers will not be reserved for just players. One of the most lucrative roles in football is up for grabs, and that shortlist may be longer than Mr. Ecclestone may think.
Who is the man you want for the R`s top job? We want to know YOUR thoughts!
To have your say you can comment in the space provided below, or chat about it on the forum.
VITAL QPR IS 100% UNOFFICIAL - FOR THE FANS, BY THE FANS
Date:Friday May 9 2008
Redknapp Looking For More Home Comforts (Friday December 19 2014)
QPR v West Brom - How Will It Go? (Friday December 19 2014)
QPR v WBA - Match Preview (Friday December 19 2014)
Defoe & Crouch January Targets? (Thursday December 18 2014)
QPR MotM Against Everton (Thursday December 18 2014)
Irish Striker Arrives For Talks? (Wednesday December 17 2014)
Striker Signs Pro Deal With QPR (Wednesday December 17 2014)
Justice for Jeff (Wednesday December 17 2014)
Individual Mistakes Are Costing Us - Fer (Tuesday December 16 2014)
Redknapp Looks To Everton Positives (Tuesday December 16 2014)
|2.||The Uncredibale Hulk||19|
|16. Crystal Palace||16||3||6||7||-5||15|
|19. Hull City||16||2||7||7||-8||13|
|20. Leicester City||16||2||4||10||-12||10|
|Liverpool: Lawro Predicts 2014-15 - Arsenal (Home)
» Liverpool : 20/12/2014 07:32:00
|Southampton V Everton Match Preview
» Everton : 20/12/2014 03:14:00
|Team News: City v Crystal Palace
» Man City : 19/12/2014 19:57:00
|Pellegrini Confident Milner Will Stay
» Man City : 19/12/2014 19:54:00
|Team News: Hull v Swansea
» Hull City : 19/12/2014 19:37:00