Friday, January 7, 2011
Friday Soccer News & Notes
- Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane has been sacked as manager of Championship club Ipswich Town.
- Leonardo wandered back into the San Siro for the first time since May, today, although this time it was in the opposite dugout.
- FIFA president Sepp Blatter has said for the first time in public that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar is likely to be held in January.
- Sunderland striker Danny Welbeck has been ruled out for three weeks through injury.
- Juventus moved quickly to sign Genoa striker Luca Toni after Fabio Quagliarella was ruled out for the rest of the season with ruptured knee ligaments.
- Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp is hoping to tie up a two-month loan for David Beckham by Sunday.