Sam Allardyce sacked by Wayne Rooney for him to stay at Everton

Two days after a loss against Swansea at Liberty stadium, Sam Allardyce former England Manager has been sacked as Everton head coach. he signed with the Tofees six months ago and despite guiding them away from trouble to an eighth-placed finish, the club announced his departure.
63-year-old had come under fire from fans over his one style of play and former England and Manchester United star Wayne Rooney was rumoured to want to move if Allardyce stayed. This was after Allardyce mentioned that Wayne Rooney was not in his plans for next season.
“We have made the decision that, as part of our longer-term plan, we will be appointing a new manager this summer,” said club director Denise Barrett-Baxendale.
“On behalf of the Chairman, Board of Directors and Mr Moshiri, I’d like to thank Sam for the job he has done at Everton over the last seven months.
“Sam was brought in at a challenging time last season to provide us with some stability and we are grateful to him for doing that.”
Former Hull City and Watford boss Marco Silva is the favourite to replace Allardyce, who had a year remaining on his contract
The 40-year-old Portuguese was owner Farhad Moshiri’s first choice when he dismissed Dutchman Ronald Koeman after a disastrous start to the campaign.

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