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Big Sam To The Rescue?

Big Sam To The Rescue?

The Daily Mail leads this morning, with the news that former Notts County, Bolton and Newcastle boss Sam Allardyce, is about to step into the Nottingham Forest managerial hotseat.

It's not the first time that Big Sam has been linked with taking over at the City Ground, there have even been rumours of him putting together a bid to take over the club completely. Allardyce has been out of football since being sacked by Newcastle in January and has been linked with just about every available job since.

The paper says that talks are already underway and that Nigel Doughty is set to give Calderwood the boot, following another winless game at Doncaster last night. The 0-0 draw at the Keepmoat saw many fans calling for his head at the final whistle, with this result being the final straw for many.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:guinless
Date:Wednesday November 26 2008
Time: 6:47AM

Comments

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im sure allardyce would do a good job and bring back some life to the city ground but have we acted too late already,as usaul! calderwood should of been gone months ago...was never confident in the lad, he got a poxy promotion last year and that got him a few more months, if anybody has been given a chance.. he has
hysongreen1865
26/11/2008 09:29:00
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There will all sorts of speculation until the situation is resolved one way or another!
Our Kids Dad
26/11/2008 09:58:00
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he would be perfect for you........
lincolnblue
26/11/2008 10:34:00
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