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# sparky - Thursday 24 February, 2022

Mark Hughes makes surprise return to management with Bradford City
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Mark Hughes makes surprise return to management with Bradford City

Feb 24th 2022, 11:01 AM 6,015 Views 5 Comments

The former Wales manager has signed a deal with the League Two club until 2024.

# sparky - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Hughes signs three-year deal to remain Southampton manager
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Hughes signs three-year deal to remain Southampton manager

May 26th 2018, 9:17 AM 4,451 Views 13 Comments

The former Manchester City boss will remain with the Saints having helped guide them to Premier League safety in 2017-18.

# sparky - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Southampton book Wembley semi-final date in Mark Hughes' first game as manager
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Southampton book Wembley semi-final date in Mark Hughes' first game as manager

Mar 18th 2018, 3:58 PM 6,056 Views 0 Comments

Paul Cook and Wigan’s giantkilling fairytale has come to an end.

# sparky - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Southampton appoint Mark Hughes as their new manager
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Southampton appoint Mark Hughes as their new manager

Mar 14th 2018, 10:47 PM 7,075 Views 17 Comments

The ex-Saints striker has been handed the job until the end of the season.

# sparky - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Police call for restraint after a young puppy was killed with a hammer in Armagh
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Police call for restraint after a young puppy was killed with a hammer in Armagh

Feb 6th 2018, 3:30 PM 38,463 Views 45 Comments

The PSNI has urged people to allow them investigate the matter.

# sparky - Friday 31 March, 2017

I'd go up against my own granny! - Hughes has no problem with Whelan-Allen clash
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I'd go up against my own granny! - Hughes has no problem with Whelan-Allen clash

Mar 31st 2017, 11:44 AM 6,895 Views 4 Comments

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has eased concerns about a falling-out between team-mates Glenn Whelan and Joe Allen.

# sparky - Sunday 26 February, 2017

From the England U18 squad with Cole and McManaman to becoming a LOI legend
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From the England U18 squad with Cole and McManaman to becoming a LOI legend

Feb 26th 2017, 9:35 PM 46,112 Views 31 Comments

Mark Rutherford reflects on a decorated career in Irish football.

# sparky - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Pulis phoned Shawcross to call him a loser, claims Hughes
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Pulis phoned Shawcross to call him a loser, claims Hughes

Feb 11th 2017, 9:34 AM 8,255 Views 5 Comments

The bitterness between the two clubs in the aftermath of the Saido Berahino transfer has taken a bizarre turn after the Baggies’ 1-0 win last weekend

# sparky - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Ex-Ireland international Mark Kennedy returns to Man City in a coaching capacity
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Ex-Ireland international Mark Kennedy returns to Man City in a coaching capacity

Jul 6th 2016, 4:50 PM 8,495 Views 8 Comments

He leaves Ipswich after six years.

# sparky - Monday 30 September, 2013

Andrew Trimble gets his bear suit on in support of Ulster Rugby
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Andrew Trimble gets his bear suit on in support of Ulster Rugby

Sep 30th 2013, 8:35 PM 2,944 Views 0 Comments

Guess all the waterboy slots were taken.

# sparky - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Stoke appoint Mark Hughes as manager
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Stoke appoint Mark Hughes as manager

May 30th 2013, 8:53 AM 805 Views 0 Comments

The former Man City boss has signed a three-year deal at the Britannia Stadium.

# sparky - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Hughes ready to take the reins at Stoke - reports
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Hughes ready to take the reins at Stoke - reports

May 29th 2013, 10:51 AM 848 Views 4 Comments

Careful what you wish for, Stoke fans.

# sparky - Saturday 24 November, 2012

He's back! Barton ready for Ligue 1 debut
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He's back! Barton ready for Ligue 1 debut

Nov 24th 2012, 11:50 AM 1,215 Views 0 Comments

His team-mates say he has ‘fighting spirit’. Not half.

# sparky - Friday 16 November, 2012

Embattled: Hughes unmoved by QPR sack speculation
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Embattled: Hughes unmoved by QPR sack speculation

Nov 16th 2012, 7:31 PM 590 Views 0 Comments

The former Man City boss insists the mass change in playing staff will soon pay dividends.

# sparky - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Am I bothered? Hughes unfazed by Redknapp speculation
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Am I bothered? Hughes unfazed by Redknapp speculation

Oct 20th 2012, 1:26 PM 688 Views 0 Comments

His name was linked with the Irish job this week… but now the talk is off Harry Redknapp and QPR.

# sparky - Monday 10 September, 2012

Is this what Irish blues sound like?
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Is this what Irish blues sound like?

Sep 10th 2012, 5:10 PM 3,514 Views 5 Comments

Little John Nee plays a rock’n'roll showman with the blues in Sparkplug – and we like it.

# sparky - Monday 9 January, 2012

Mark Hughes in talks with QPR
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Mark Hughes in talks with QPR

Jan 9th 2012, 5:48 PM 143 Views 0 Comments

Sources close to the club suggest that owner Tony Fernandes will helm the contract negotiations.