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Rooney wonder goal as Allardyce watches Everton thrash West Ham

Rooney wonder goal as Allardyce watches Everton thrash West Ham

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Wayne Rooney scored a stunning goal from his own half to complete a hat-trick as Everton thrashed West Ham in front of incoming manager Sam Allardyce.The Merseysiders moved up four places to 13th in the table as Allardyce watched from the Goodison directors' box alongside majority investor Farhad Moshiri.Hammers manager David Moyes, who saw midfielder Manuel Lanzini's penalty saved by Jordan Pickford, was left to rue a terrible first half from the Londoners at his former club.Rooney headed in the rebound after Joe Hart saved his penalty for the game's opener, and swept in his second 10 minutes later after good build-up from youngsters Jonjoe Kenny and Tom Davies.Defender Ashley Williams added the fourth late on, powering a header beyond Joe Hart from a corner.Everton had to withstand susta...
Confirmed: Tony Pulis sacked as West Brom manager

Confirmed: Tony Pulis sacked as West Brom manager

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Tony Pulis Monday, November 20, 2017Tony Pulis has been sacked as West Brom head coach, the club have announced.The Welshman had come under pressure from fans after a dreadful start to the season from the Baggies.Albion currently sit just one point above the relegation zone after claiming only two wins from their opening 12 games - and have scored only nine goals in the Premier League.More to follow...Let's block ads! (Why?)
'Fantastic coach' David Moyes will bring attractive football back to West Ham, says former Everton star Leon Osman

'Fantastic coach' David Moyes will bring attractive football back to West Ham, says former Everton star Leon Osman

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David Moyes is the new West Ham bossTuesday, November 7, 2017Leon Osman insists David Moyes can still cut it in the Premier League and has backed his former Everton boss to be big hit as West Ham manager.Moyes’ appointment was confirmed by the Hammers on Tuesday morning, with the Scot succeeding sacked boss Slaven Bilic and signing a contract until the end of the season.But the club’s choice has not gone down well with fans.The Hammers are struggling at the bottom of the Premier League after just two wins from their opening 11 games and, having failed to keep Sunderland in the top flight in his previous role, few believe Moyes is the right man for the job.Osman, however, insists the Scot is no stranger to attractive football, saying he developed Everton into one of the Premier League’s mos
Growing homeless camps contrast with West Coast tech wealth

Growing homeless camps contrast with West Coast tech wealth

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In a park in the middle of a leafy, bohemian neighborhood where homes list for close to $ 1 million, a tractor's massive claw scooped up the refuse of the homeless - mattresses, tents, wooden frames, a wicker chair, an outdoor propane heater. Workers in masks and steel-shanked boots plucked used needles and mounds of waste from the underbrush. Just a day before, this corner of Ravenna Park was an illegal home for the down and out, one of 400 such encampments that have popped up in Seattle's parks, under bridges, on freeway medians and along busy sidewalks. Now, as police and social workers approached, some of the dispossessed scurried away, vanishing into a metropolis that is struggling to cope with an enormous wave of homelessness. That struggle is not Seattle's alone. A homeless crisis ...
talkSPORT sources: David Moyes set for West Ham job until end of the season

talkSPORT sources: David Moyes set for West Ham job until end of the season

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David Moyes is set to be given the West Ham job until the end of the seasonMonday, November 6, 2017David Moyes is set to be appointed as West Ham manager until the end of the season, talkSPORT understands.The east London club have decided to sack Slaven Bilic following the club’s dreadful start to the Premier League season, with Saturday’s 4-1 defeat to Liverpool leaving them in the relegation zone.It has been reported that Bilic will hold talks with joint-chairman David Sullivan on Monday about his future.But, according to talkSPORT sources, the decision has already been made to axe the Croatian boss and Moyes has already been lined up as his replacement.The former Everton and Manchester United manager has agreed a contract at the London Stadium until the end of the season,