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Thursday 5 October 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Sparky

Last year
Mark Hughes makes surprise return to management with Bradford City
The former Wales manager has signed a deal with the League Two club until 2024.
All time
Hughes signs three-year deal to remain Southampton manager
The former Manchester City boss will remain with the Saints having helped guide them to Premier League safety in 2017-18.
Southampton book Wembley semi-final date in Mark Hughes' first game as manager
Paul Cook and Wigan’s giantkilling fairytale has come to an end.
Southampton appoint Mark Hughes as their new manager
The ex-Saints striker has been handed the job until the end of the season.
Police call for restraint after a young puppy was killed with a hammer in Armagh
The PSNI has urged people to allow them investigate the matter.
I'd go up against my own granny! - Hughes has no problem with Whelan-Allen clash
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has eased concerns about a falling-out between team-mates Glenn Whelan and Joe Allen.
From the England U18 squad with Cole and McManaman to becoming a LOI legend
Mark Rutherford reflects on a decorated career in Irish football.
Pulis phoned Shawcross to call him a loser, claims Hughes
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
Ex-Ireland international Mark Kennedy returns to Man City in a coaching capacity
He leaves Ipswich after six years.
Andrew Trimble gets his bear suit on in support of Ulster Rugby
Guess all the waterboy slots were taken.
Stoke appoint Mark Hughes as manager
The former Man City boss has signed a three-year deal at the Britannia Stadium.
Hughes ready to take the reins at Stoke - reports
Careful what you wish for, Stoke fans.
He's back! Barton ready for Ligue 1 debut
His team-mates say he has ‘fighting spirit’. Not half.
Embattled: Hughes unmoved by QPR sack speculation
The former Man City boss insists the mass change in playing staff will soon pay dividends.
Am I bothered? Hughes unfazed by Redknapp speculation
His name was linked with the Irish job this week… but now the talk is off Harry Redknapp and QPR.
Is this what Irish blues sound like?
Little John Nee plays a rock’n'roll showman with the blues in Sparkplug – and we like it.
Mark Hughes in talks with QPR
Sources close to the club suggest that owner Tony Fernandes will helm the contract negotiations.