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Former England manager Steve McClaren was sacked Monday by Wolfsburg with the Bundesliga team hovering above the relegation zone.

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Wolfsburg sacks former England boss McClarenupdated: Mon Feb 07 2011 15:26:00

Former England manager Steve McClaren was sacked Monday by Wolfsburg with the Bundesliga team hovering above the relegation zone. Ralph Honigstein: Pressure already mounts on McClaren at Wolfsburgupdated: Wed Sep 15 2010 14:13:00

A little more than a year ago, Twente Enschede manager and England native Steve McClaren became an unwitting YouTube star when he adopted a strange, affected Dutch accent in an (ostensibly) English TV interview with a local station. There were initial fears that the former England manager might try out a mock German inflection in his new role at VfL Wolfsburg as well, but in fact, his tenure has brought about lingual confusion of the opposite kind: an increasing number of "Wolves" supporters have taken to voicing their frustrations in English, with somewhat mixed results.

Wolfsburg self-destruct; Schalke slump in Hannoverupdated: Sat Aug 28 2010 17:02:00

Wolfsburg threw away a three-goal lead and three points against Mainz, Saturday, as Steve McClaren's team went down 4-3 in a pulsating match at the Volkswagen Arena. Ralph Honigstein: Bundesliga season predictionsupdated: Fri Aug 20 2010 13:21:00

The Bundesliga's 48th season kicks off on Friday night, when defending champion Bayern Munich meets 2008-09 winner VfL Wolfsburg, now coached by Steve McClaren. Here is a (moderately) educated guess as to how the 18 teams might finish -- subject to some last-minute wheeling and dealing, naturally:

Fanzone preview: The German Bundesligaupdated: Thu Aug 19 2010 11:25:00

The 48th season of the Bundesliga will commence this week with champions Bayern Munich looking to defend their title against Steve McClaren's Wolfsburg.

Arsenal face McClaren's Twente in qualifiersupdated: Fri Aug 01 2008 11:06:00

Premier League Arsenal have been handed an intriguing Champions League third qualifying round tie against FC Twente who are managed by former England coach Steve McClaren.

McClaren accepts post at Twente Enschedeupdated: Fri Jun 20 2008 05:26:00

Former England manager Steve McClaren has signed a two-year contract to take charge of Dutch first division club Twente Enschede.

Beckham is handed England captaincyupdated: Sat May 31 2008 12:46:00

David Beckham will captain England in their friendly game against Trinidad and Tobago in the Port of Spain on Sunday.

Capello favorite for England postupdated: Tue Dec 11 2007 12:25:00

Fabio Capello has been installed as the new favorite to succeed Steve McClaren as England manager. Gavin Hamilton: Whoever becomes coach, England's problems remainupdated: Tue Dec 04 2007 13:24:00

The divide between club and country is the defining fault line of the modern game. In England in 2007, the divide is more pronounced than ever. The Limey: With McClaren out, England needs something Specialupdated: Fri Nov 30 2007 15:19:00

Also in this column: • EPL clubs rock Champions League • Readers' picks for Prem. champion

'Near impossible job' says Fergie updated: Fri Nov 23 2007 11:51:00

Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson says his former number two Steve McClaren was sacked with indecent haste and whoever succeeds him as England coach has a "near-impossible job."

Hughes deal as England options cutupdated: Fri Nov 23 2007 10:19:00

Blackburn manager Mark Hughes signed a new contract on Friday that keeps him at the Premier League club until June 2010 -- and rules him out of contention for the job of England coach.

Game over for McClarenupdated: Thu Nov 22 2007 16:41:00

Steve McClaren axed as England's footbal manager. CNN's Jim Boulden reports.

McClaren sacked after England exitupdated: Thu Nov 22 2007 16:41:00

England coach Steve McClaren has been dismissed in the wake of their humiliating exit from the European Championships following a 3-2 defeat to Croatia at Wembley on Wednesday night.

Croatia crush England Euro dreams updated: Thu Nov 22 2007 06:57:00

Croatia demolished England's dreams of a place in the Euro 2008 finals with a dramatic 3-2 triumph at Wembley that sent Russia through as Group E runners-up.

England axe Beckham and Robinsonupdated: Wed Nov 21 2007 14:27:00

Hours after saluting David Beckham as one of the world's best right-sided midfielders, England coach Steve McClaren left the iconic football star out of their crucial Euro 2008 qualifier against Croatia on Wednesday night.

Bilic backs England boss McClarenupdated: Mon Nov 19 2007 12:41:00

Croatia coach Slaven Bilic has given his backing to Steve McClaren ahead of Wednesday's do-or-die Euro 2008 qualifier for the England manager.

Bent called up for Croatia clashupdated: Mon Nov 19 2007 11:49:00

Tottenham Hotspur striker Darren Bent has been called up by England as a replacement for injured Michael Owen for Wednesday's Euro 2008 qualifying decider against Croatia at Wembley. The Limey: England relies on Israel, and McClaren needs miracleupdated: Fri Nov 16 2007 17:56:00

Also in this column: • Two-horse race in the Premiership

Gerrard backs beleaguered McCLarenupdated: Mon Nov 12 2007 13:32:00

Stand-in captain Steven Gerrard has backed under pressure England coach Steve McClaren and insists that the players must take responsibility if they fail to qualify for Euro 2008. Gabriele Marcotti: Think you need stars? Take a look at this Italian squadupdated: Thu Nov 08 2007 15:56:00

Also in this column: • McClaren wastes time in L.A. • Hats off to surprising Rosenborg

Mourinho rules out England roleupdated: Sun Oct 21 2007 11:07:00

Former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has distanced himself from reports claiming that he is favorite to become the next manager of England if Steve McClaren is sacked. The Limey: If England hits rock bottom, time for McClaren to goupdated: Fri Oct 19 2007 11:32:00

After an awful week in international action, England finds itself in dire straits -- not a bad pun if you're a fan of 1980s classic rock, but not a good place for the national team.

England playing Russian rouletteupdated: Thu Oct 18 2007 12:13:00

So you didn't see it coming? But the writing was on the wall... England were struggling to hold onto their lead against Russia and it was a matter of time before they conceded a goal and let qualification for Euro 2008 slip between their fingers.

Terry blow hits England Euro hopesupdated: Wed Oct 17 2007 12:40:00

John Terry dealt England's Euro 2008 ambitions a desperate blow on Tuesday when he was all but ruled out of the critical qualifier against Russia on the Luzhniki Stadium's artifical pitch in Moscow.

Injury-hit England call up Youngupdated: Sun Oct 14 2007 14:28:00

England coach Steve McClaren has been forced to call up defender Luke Young for Wednesday's vital Euro 2008 qualifier against Russia after Ashley Cole was ruled out.

Cole's injury mars England victoryupdated: Sat Oct 13 2007 16:19:00

England maintained their bid for Euro 2008 qualification with a routine 3-0 win over Estonia on Saturday, but had defender Ashley Cole stretchered off in the second half at Wembley.

Rooney urged to show his true classupdated: Fri Oct 12 2007 15:52:00

England manager Steve McClaren has challenged Wayne Rooney to show that he can achieve his potential as a world-class player.

Injured Terry misses Estonia matchupdated: Thu Oct 11 2007 15:20:00

England skipper John Terry has been ruled out of Saturday's Euro 2008 qualifier with Estonia because of a knee injury.

McClaren tells men 'forget Russia'updated: Wed Oct 10 2007 07:42:00

England coach Steve McClaren has warned his players that they should concentrate on Saturday's Euro 2008 qualifier with Estonia at Wembley and not get distracted by their forthcoming trip to Russia.

Ashton poised for England recallupdated: Tue Oct 02 2007 12:05:00

West Ham striker Dean Ashton has quickly come into the reckoning for a return to England's international squad, after coming back from a long injury layoff.

Gerrard included in England team updated: Fri Sep 07 2007 11:59:00

Coach Steve McClaren has given Steven Gerrard a place in England's starting line-up for the crucial Euro 2008 qualifier against Israel at Wembley on Saturday, despite the Liverpool star's much-publicized broken toe. The Limey: Banged-up England is in serious trouble for Euro '08updated: Fri Sep 07 2007 00:03:00

"He's England's Didier Drogba!" Huh?

England are waiting on Hargreavesupdated: Thu Sep 06 2007 02:42:00

England manager Steve McClaren suffered a fresh blow before Saturday's Euro 2008 qualifying match against Israel, when Manchester United midfielder Owen Hargreaves aggravated a hamstring injury.

'No excuses' coach warns Englandupdated: Tue Sep 04 2007 01:15:00

England coach Steve McClaren has told his players that there can be "no excuses" for failure to reach the 2008 European Championship finals as they prepare for a critical qualifying double at Wembley.

Heskey handed England squad recallupdated: Sat Sep 01 2007 23:36:00

Emile Heskey has been called into England coach Steve McClaren's squad for the Euro 2008 double header with Israel and Russia.

Forgiven Bentley back for Englandupdated: Fri Aug 31 2007 00:35:00

England coach Steve McClaren has surprisingly called up uncapped wingers David Bentley and Ashley Young for England's Euro 2008 qualifiers against Israel and Russia.

Fit Beckham eager to face Germanyupdated: Tue Aug 21 2007 00:44:00

England manager Steve McClaren said David Beckham was ready to face Germany at Wembley on Wednesday despite a recent ankle injury and a long-haul flight from the U.S.

Campbell out of England friendlyupdated: Fri Aug 17 2007 23:09:00

Portsmouth central defender Sol Campbell has pulled out of England's squad for the friendly with Germany at Wembley on Wednesday because of a groin injury.

Portsmouth pair win England recallupdated: Thu Aug 16 2007 23:04:00

England coach Steve McClaren has recalled Portsmouth veterans Sol Campbell and David James for next Wednesday's friendly against Germany at Wembley.

Carragher uninterested in recallupdated: Tue Aug 14 2007 21:57:00

England manager Steve McClaren has confirmed that he has failed to convince Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher to return to international football.

Beckham inspires vital England winupdated: Wed Jun 06 2007 14:37:00

David Beckham set up two goals to steer England to a morale-boosting 3-0 win over Estonia on Wednesday that put their Euro 2008 qualifying campaign firmly back on track. The Limey: Beckham's perfect sendoff and EPL season in reviewupdated: Fri Jun 01 2007 00:39:00

David Beckham's return to the English national team for Friday's game against Brazil and next Wednesday's vital Euro 2008 qualifier in Estonia has dominated the headlines this week. The setting couldn't be more fitting: The return of the glamour boy of English football in a glamour friendly against Brazil at the new Wembley Stadium.

Defiant McClaren rounds on criticsupdated: Sun Apr 01 2007 07:38:00

England coach Steve McClaren has sent out a defiant message to his detractors, claiming they will not drive him out of the national team post.

Ferguson blames 'mocking culture'updated: Fri Mar 30 2007 11:18:00

Steve McClaren's position as England coach is being made difficult by the "mocking culture" that surrounds the national team, Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson said on Friday. Perennial underachieversupdated: Thu Mar 29 2007 15:27:00

In the world of sports, "underachiever" is perhaps the most hurtful term you can throw at someone.

Stop McClaren abuse says FA chiefupdated: Thu Mar 29 2007 15:08:00

Beleaguered England coach Steve McClaren has suffered unfair "personal vilification and abuse", according to Football Association chief executive Brian Barwick.

England blushes spared by Gerrardupdated: Wed Mar 28 2007 15:09:00

Steven Gerrard scored twice to spare England's blushes as they stuttered to a 3-0 win over Andorra in a Euro 2008 qualifier that will turn up the pressure on beleaguered coach Steve McClaren.

McClaren denies rift with Rooney updated: Mon Mar 26 2007 05:26:00

England coach Steve McClaren has described as "absolutely ridiculous" reports of a dressing-room rift with Wayne Rooney after the goalless draw with Israel on Saturday. Vote of no confidenceupdated: Fri Mar 23 2007 11:13:00

At least there's one man in England brimming with optimism. After disappointing showings in Euro 2008 qualification games against Croatia and tiny Macedonia, the English national team is facing crucial games with Israel and Andorra.

England go in search of Israel winupdated: Fri Mar 23 2007 10:21:00

England captain John Terry is determined to erase memories of their "heartbreaking" defeat against Croatia and go all-out for victory over Israel in a crucial Euro 2008 qualifier on Saturday.

Woodgate ruled out of Israel clashupdated: Thu Mar 22 2007 10:33:00

England defender Jonathan Woodgate has been ruled out of Saturday's vital Euro 2008 qualifier against Israel because of a knee injury.

Young added to England Euro squadupdated: Wed Mar 21 2007 06:25:00

England called up Charlton Athletic right back Luke Young on Wednesday following a rash of injuries before their Euro 2008 qualifiers.

Hargreaves is recalled by Englandupdated: Fri Mar 16 2007 12:00:00

England coach Steve McClaren welcomed back Owen Hargreaves and Aaron Lennon to his squad on Friday for their crunch Euro 2008 qualifier in Israel and kept faith with Kieron Dyer.

McClaren admits Beckham 'problem'updated: Wed Feb 21 2007 09:35:00

England manager Steve McClaren has hinted that he may have a change of heart and recall former captain David Beckham to his squad for crucial Euro 2008 qualifiers.

Capello hoping for Beckham recallupdated: Fri Feb 16 2007 13:29:00

Real Madrid coach Fabio Capello hopes that England manager Steve McClaren will follow his example and recall David Beckham to his squad.

Foster debut as Rooney ruled outupdated: Tue Feb 06 2007 10:46:00

Rookie goalkeeper Ben Foster has been handed his England debut in Wednesday's prestige friendly international against Spain at Old Trafford, Manchester.

England sweating on Rooney fitnessupdated: Mon Feb 05 2007 07:02:00

England are sweating on Wayne Rooney's fitness for their friendly against Spain on Wednesday and have already lost fellow striker Andy Johnson and defender Wayne Bridge.

Barton breaks into England squadupdated: Fri Feb 02 2007 08:32:00

Manchester City midfielder Joey Barton has been named in England's squad for the first time for the friendly ainternational against Spain at Old Trafford on Wednesday.

Richards given first England startupdated: Tue Nov 14 2006 15:06:00

Teenage defender Micah Richards will make his England debut and striker Andy Johnson will get a rare start in their friendly against the Netherlands, coach Steve McClaren has revealed.

Neville heads England withdrawalsupdated: Mon Nov 13 2006 08:36:00

Defender Gary Neville heads a list of eight players who have pulled out of England's squad to face the Netherlands in Amsterdam on Wednesday.

Lehman misses Euro match with coldupdated: Sun Nov 12 2006 14:52:00

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann will miss Germany's Euro 2008 qualifier away to Cyprus on Wednesday because of a heavy cold, while midfielders Bernd Schneider and Piotr Trochowski are doubtful with injuries.

Cole and Lennon return for Englandupdated: Fri Nov 10 2006 11:42:00

Wingers Joe Cole and Aaron Lennon have returned to the England fold on Friday in coach Steve McClaren's 28-man squad for their friendly in the Netherlands next week.

McClaren calls off American visitupdated: Fri Oct 13 2006 05:18:00

England manager Steve McClaren has decided not to ahead with a planned trip to the United States next week, when he was going to look at coaching methods in American football's NFL.

England's King misses Croatia gameupdated: Tue Oct 10 2006 07:01:00

England defender Ledley King has pulled out of the squad to face Croatia in Wednesday's Euro 2008 qualifier because of a knee injury.

England miss chance to pull clearupdated: Sat Oct 07 2006 13:58:00

England were held to a disappointing 0-0 draw at home to Macedonia and missed the chance to pull clear at the top of Euro 2008 Group E.

Coach McClaren exploring new ideasupdated: Fri Oct 06 2006 09:12:00

Coach Steve McClaren has told his England team he expects a much better performance against Macedonia at Old Trafford on Saturday than in their nervy 1-0 win over them last month in Skopje.

England recall Newcastle's Parkerupdated: Fri Sep 29 2006 12:00:00

Newcastle United midfielder Scott Parker has been recalled by England coach Steve McClaren for next month's Euro 2008 qualifiers against Macedonia and Croatia.

Beckham vows to end England agonyupdated: Sat Sep 16 2006 05:42:00

Former England captain David Beckham has said he will fight to win back his international place after being dropped by new manager Steve McClaren following this year's World Cup.

McClaren hopeful about Ferdinandupdated: Tue Sep 05 2006 08:21:00

England coach Steve McClaren is optimistic that center-back Rio Ferdinand will return to the side when they face Macedonia in a tough Euro 2008 qualifier on Wednesday.

England too good for sorry Andorraupdated: Sat Sep 02 2006 13:57:00

England opened their Euro 2008 qualifying campaign with a 5-0 victory over Andorra in a one-sided Group E game at Old Trafford on Saturday.

Johnson recalled to England squadupdated: Fri Aug 25 2006 12:37:00

Everton striker Andy Johnson has been recalled by England coach Steve McClaren for next month's Euro 2008 Group E qualifiers against Andorra and Macedonia.

England give McClaren great startupdated: Wed Aug 16 2006 16:56:00

England's new captain John Terry headed home a 14th minute goal to send new coach Steve McClaren's team on their way to a convincing 4-0 victory over European champions Greece at Old Trafford, Manchester.

Hammer blow as Ashton breaks ankleupdated: Tue Aug 15 2006 08:25:00

West Ham United striker Dean Ashton broke an ankle training with England on Tuesday to end his hopes of an international debut in Wednesday's friendly international against Greece.

Venables recalled after 10 years updated: Fri Aug 11 2006 12:32:00

Terry Venables is returning to coach England again as assistant to new national manager Steve McClaren, 10 years after losing the top job himself.

Beckham axed by new England coachupdated: Fri Aug 11 2006 05:46:00

David Beckham was dropped when new England coach Steve McClaren named his first squad on Friday, for next week's friendly against European champions Greece.

Walcott named in England U21 squadupdated: Wed Aug 09 2006 14:39:00

Teenage forward Theo Walcott, an unused member of England's World Cup squad under Sven-Goran Eriksson, has been passed over by new coach Steve McClaren and picked for the Under-21s.

Shearer turns back on England roleupdated: Sun Jul 30 2006 14:12:00

Former England striker Alan Shearer has turned down the chance to be part of new manager Steve McClaren's coaching staff with the national team.

Venables to join Boro - reportsupdated: Wed May 17 2006 05:42:00

Premiership side Middlesbrough are about to name former England national team coach Terry Venables as their new manager, according to press reports. .

McClaren named new England managerupdated: Thu May 04 2006 04:23:00

Steve McClaren has been confirmed as England's new national manager.

McClaren appointment 'this week'updated: Mon May 01 2006 05:54:00

Middlesbrough manager Steve McClaren will be named Sven-Goran Eriksson's successor as England coach by the end of the week, newspaper reports said on Monday.

England spotlight back on McClarenupdated: Sat Apr 29 2006 07:40:00

Luiz Felipe Scolari's shock withdrawal from the race to become England coach has turned the spotlight firmly back on Steve McClaren to succeed Sven-Goran Eriksson.

FA faces more calls for Englishmanupdated: Fri Apr 28 2006 14:53:00

Luiz Felipe Scolari's withdrawal from the race to become England's next manager has renewed criticism of the Football Association and led to fresh calls for an Englishman to be appointed.

Two-goal burst sinks Middlesbroughupdated: Thu Mar 30 2006 15:55:00

Two goals in three minutes at the end of the first half gave Swiss champions Basel a 2-0 win over Middlesbrough in their UEFA Cup quarterfinal first leg.

McClaren agrees new Boro contractupdated: Fri Jan 27 2006 14:36:00

Steve McClaren has signed a new four-year deal to keep him as manager of Premier League strugglers Middlesbrough.

Keeper Schwarzer can move say Boroupdated: Fri Jan 06 2006 07:33:00

Middlesbrough have granted a transfer request from their Australian goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer, the English Premiership side confirmed on Friday.

Newcastle suffer fresh injury blowupdated: Wed Jan 04 2006 08:14:00

Premier League Newcastle United have suffered a fresh injury setback with midfielder Scott Parker ruled out of action for a month after having knee surgery.

Ailton is on his way to Besiktasupdated: Tue Jul 19 2005 06:24:00

Brazilian striker Ailton is leaving German title runners-up Schalke 04 for Besiktas after one season at the Bundesliga club.

Yakubu in $12m Middlesbrough deal updated: Mon May 16 2005 13:06:00

Nigeria striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni is joining Middlesbrough from Premier League rivals Portsmouth for 6.5 million pounds ($12m), it was announced on Monday.

Viduka out for rest of the seasonupdated: Wed Apr 06 2005 10:00:00

Middlesbrough striker Mark Viduka will be sidelined for the rest of the season because of a persistent hamstring injury.

Viduka ruled out for another monthupdated: Thu Jan 06 2005 13:25:00

Middlesbrough striker Mark Viduka has been ruled out of action at least until the end of January with a hamstring injury.

McClaren is charged by English FAupdated: Wed Dec 01 2004 11:02:00

Middlesbrough manager Steve McClaren has been charged with improper conduct over his behavior towards a match official during Sunday's 2-0 defeat at Tottenham.

Boro are hit by Reiziger setback updated: Wed Aug 25 2004 07:27:00

Newly-signed Middlesbrough defender Michael Reiziger will be out for up to eight weeks with an injured shoulder that needs surgery.

Southgate agrees new Boro contractupdated: Fri Aug 06 2004 10:56:00

Middlesbrough captain Gareth Southgate has extended his contract with the Teeside club by two years.

McClaren back on English Euro teamupdated: Fri May 14 2004 17:22:00

Steve McClaren is rejoining the England coaching staff for Euro 2004 to replace assistant coach Brian Kidd who is recovering after prostate cancer surgery.

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