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David Moyes turned down other jobs before Real Sociedad sacking

• Scot releases statement via the League Managers Association • ‘I made a firm promise to Real Sociedad to honour my contract’ David Moyes rejected a number of job offers from other clubs before being sacked by Real Sociedad last week. In a statement made to the League Managers Association (

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When British football managers thrived in Spain

Clubs in La Liga are not rushing to appoint another British manager after Real Sociedad’s failed experiment with David Moyes , but there was a time when clubs in the UK worried about their best young coaches migrating to jobs in Spain By Nick Miller for The Set Pieces , part of the Guardian Sport

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Castro: It just flew in

Uruguayan winger Gonzalo Castro talks with about his FIFA Puskás Award 2015 nominated goal he scored last April for Real Sociedad. News  »  12d

From Vic Buckingham to Chris Coleman: selected British managers in Spain

David Moyes was not the first British manager to turn up at Real Sociedad, following in the path of John Toshack and Chris Coleman – but who has enjoyed the greatest success in La Liga? Vic Buckingham 1969-1972 Appointed Barcelona manager in December 1969 after, among other things, two spells atâ€

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Where next for Moyes?

David Moyes has been left to contemplate his next move yet again after being sacked for the second time in just over 18 months, with an unremarkable spell at Real Sociedad brought to an end on Monday.  »  15d

David Moyes sacked by Real Sociedad after a year in charge

• Basque country club embroiled in relegation battle • Moyes took charge for 38 games but won only 11 David Moyes has been sacked as manager of Real Sociedad almost exactly a year after taking over at the Spanish club, with the team clear of the relegation zone only on goal difference. The decis

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