• The Canadian Press

    CF Montreal assistant sporting director Vassili Cremanzidis leaves organization

    MONTREAL — CF Montreal assistant sporting director Vassili Cremanzidis is stepping down. Cremanzidis's departure from the Major League Soccer club comes three weeks after Montreal and sporting director Olivier Renard parted ways. Montreal announced that Cremanzidis informed the team of his decision Thursday morning. Cremanzidis was in his second stint with Montreal, having returned in November 2018. He was previously a performance analyst with the team between 2013 and 2015. Montreal is 13th in

  • The Canadian Press

    Darke and Donovan to head Fox Euro 2024 coverage, Strong and Holden work Copa America

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ian Darke will pair with Landon Donovan as Fox’s lead broadcast team at this year’s European Championship, while John Strong and Stu Holden work the Copa America. With the tournaments overlapping, the network said Thursday it will use seven announcing teams. Darke is a longtime ESPN broadcaster who first worked for Fox when he was paired with Donovan at the 2022 World Cup. Darke is among seven British broadcasters on the four Euro 2024 announce teams. Jacqui Oatley will work w

  • The Canadian Press

    Kieran McKenna signs 4-year deal to remain Ipswich manager

    IPSWICH, England (AP) — Ipswich manager Kieran McKenna signed a four-year contract extension on Thursday after reportedly being considered for head coaching roles at higher-profile Premier League clubs. McKenna led Ipswich to back-to-back promotions from England's third tier to the top flight. His impressive work led to him being mentioned as a potential candidate for the vacant roles at Chelsea and Brighton. Manchester United was also reportedly interested in McKenna after his previous work as

  • The Independent

    Kieran McKenna turns back on Man United and Chelsea links to sign new Ipswich deal

    He has signed a four-year deal after back-to-back promotions