Seven months after he was sacked by Manchester United David Moyes will be unveiled today as the new boss of Spanish side Real Sociedad. He's signed a one-and-a-half-year deal with the club. Moyes, who spent a decade in charge of Everton, was axed by United in April just 10 months into a six-year contract.
Seven months after he was sacked by Manchester United David Moyes has arrived in Spain ahead of his unveiling as the new boss of Real Sociedad. He's signed a one-and-a-half-year deal with the club. Moyes, who spent a decade in charge of Everton, was axed by United in April just 10 months into a six-year contract. He'll be unveiled by his new club tomorrow.
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The former Manchester United manager David Moyes is being investigated over an allegation he assaulted a man outside a wine bar in Lancashire.
No arrests have been made and police say they're speaking to a number of people.
Our correspondent Damon Green has been following developments:
Former Manchester United and Preston North End manager David Moyes is being investigated over an allegation he assaulted a man in a wine bar.
An incident between Moyes, 51, and a 23-year-old man is said to have happened in Clitheroe, Lancashire, at about 10pm yesterday.A spokesman for Lancashire Constabulary said: "Police are investigating a report of an assault at the Emporium wine bar in Clitheroe.
"Officers attended the bar at about 10pm yesterday and it was reported that a 23-year-old local man had been assaulted by a 51-year old man. He did not require hospital treatment."Inquiries are ongoing and we are speaking to a number of people to try to establish the circumstances.
"There are a number of differing accounts which we need to work through to try to establish exactly what has happened. No-one has been arrested at this stage."
STATEMENT FROM MANCHESTER UNITED:
The League Managers' Association and Manchester United are pleased to confirm that terms of settlement have been agreed between the Club and David Moyes in respect of the termination of his employment.
A settlement agreement is in the process of being finalised. No further comment will be made in relation to this issue.
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