A 13 year-old boy has been banned from attending Millwall games "for the foreseeable future" after admitting racially abusing the Bolton Wanderers player Marvin Sordell during a match last month. In a statement, the club said the boy had now written a letter of apology to Sordell.
Crystal Palace have announced that manager Dougie Freedman has left the club to take over at Bolton. In a statement, Palace said they were disappointed about his departure but thanked Freedman for his work. Assistant Manager Lennie Lawrence and coach Curtis Fleming have taken temporary charge.
Crystal Palace have said they have now decided to let Bolton talk to Dougie Freedman about the vacant managerial job at the Reebok Stadium. Bolton have been looking for a new manager following Owen Coyle's departure earlier this month.
Crystal Palace have rejected a request from Bolton Wanderers to let them talk to manager Dougie Freedman about moving to the Reebok Stadium. In a statement, Palace said they had decided not to grant permission for Bolton to open talks with Freedman.
Bolton Wanderers have asked Crystal Palace for permission to speak to the Eagles' manager Dougie Freedman about taking over at the Reebok Stadium. Bolton parted company with their previous manager Owen Coyle earlier this month after a string of poor results.
Wanderers now hope to persuade Freedman to move to Bolton to turn around a club who were in the Premier League last season. However, Freedman has been a success at Palace since he took over last year - the club are currently fourth in the Championship table.
Fabrice Muamba has been discharged from hospital, almost a month to the day after he suffered a cardiac arrest during a game.Read the full story ›
I am naturally very pleased to be discharged from hospital and would like to take this opportunity to pay tribute to every single member of staff at The London Chest Hospital who have played a part in my care. Their dedication, professionalism and expertise is simply amazing and I will forever be in their debt. I also wish to say thank you to all the many well-wishers who have sent thousands of messages of support. Now I am out of hospital, I am looking forward to continuing my recovery and spending precious time with my family."
Bolton Wanderers footballer Fabrice Muamba was today discharged from hospital, almost a month to the day after he suffered a cardiac arrest during a game.
Midfielder Muamba collapsed on the pitch in the first half of Bolton's FA Cup quarter-final at Tottenham Hotspur on March 17, with the game subsequently being abandoned.
The former England Under-21 international received treatment on the field before being taken to the London Chest Hospital. It later emerged that it took 78 minutes for his heart to start working unassisted.
He was discharged from hospital today and paid tribute to staff who cared for him.
Barts Health can confirm that Fabrice Muamba has now been discharged following several weeks of treatment. All our staff wish him the very best in his ongoing recovery.