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Bordeaux have ended talks with Thierry Henry over what they believe are unreasonable demands

Reports: Thierry Henry, Bordeaux end coaching talks over excessive demands

Thierry Henry's demands, deemed too high for a novice, were behind Bordeaux deciding he would not be their new coach, according to reports.
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Thierry Henry rejects Bordeaux coaching job

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has rebuffed the offer of a coaching job with French club Bordeaux, multiple sources said.

Bordeaux suspend Gus Poyet after criticism of player sale

Gus Poyet has been suspended for a week by Bordeaux after his criticism of the club about the sale of a key striker.

Sunderland for sale at £50 million

The American is desperate to offload the Wearside club, who are second-bottom of the Championship table, and has been inviting offers for over a year.

Bordeaux’s Malcom will not be departing this month – Gus Poyet

New Bordeaux manager Gus Poyet says Malcolm will not be leaving the club in January.

Gus Poyet named new Bordeaux manager

Former Sunderland and Brighton manager Gus Poyet has been named head coach of French side Bordeaux.

Hero to ‘very homesick boy’: how Tevez unravelled in China

Argentine star Carlos Tevez arrived in Shanghai to a hero's welcome but sneaked out of China less than a year later and has now sealed a return to Boca Juniors.

N’Golo Kante is ‘easily’ the best in the world – Gus Poyet

Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante is “easily” the best defensive midfielder in the world, Gus Poyet has argued.

Tevez must earn right to play – Shenhua

Handsomely paid Carlos Tevez cannot expect to play every game for the Shanghai Shenhua side just because of his famous name, the Chinese team warned on Monday, the latest twist in his turbulent spell with the club.

CSL: ‘Overweight’ Tevez symbol of Chinese largesse

When Carlos Tevez emerged in airport arrivals in Shanghai he had a bunch of flowers thrust into his hands and his signing was heralded as a coup for Chinese football.

Tevez scores but Shenhua thrashed in Shanghai derby

“Overweight” Carlos Tevez climbed off the bench and scored just his third Chinese league goal but could not prevent Shanghai Shenhua getting hammered 6-1 at rivals Shanghai SIPG on Saturday.

Tevez dropped by Shanghai Shenhua for being ‘overweight’

New Shanghai Shenhua coach Wu Jingui has accused Carlos Tevez of being “overweight” and says the forward is not available for selection until his fitness improves.

Gus Poyet quits as Shanghai Shenhua coach

Former Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Gus Poyet quit Monday as coach of struggling Chinese Super League (CSL) outfit Shanghai Shenhua after 10 months in the job, the club said.

Fit-again Tevez back in China after Argentina stay

Underperforming Carlos Tevez has returned to China following treatment in Argentina and is back training with Shanghai Shenhua, the club confirmed Thursday, allaying doubts about his immediate future.

Tevez expected back in China after treatment – Shenhua

Shanghai Shenhua denied suggestions that Carlos Tevez's career in China was over and said Wednesday they expected him to return after the Argentine went home for treatment on a muscle injury.

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