4:02 pm, Tue 23 Apr 2013
Redknapp could face trial over alleged driving offences
Harry Redknapp is accused of speeding in a 30mph zone.
Credit: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire/Press Association Images
Harry Redknapp could face a trial after pleading not guilty to two driving offences.
He is accused of driving at 38mph in a 30mph zone in Poole, Dorset, last October.
Redknapp is also said to have failed to supply the driver's identity as required.
, prosecutor Charles Nightingale told the court Redknapp had not been able to ascertain whether he or his wife had been driving the car at the time of the alleged offences. According to the Bournemouth Echo
11:18 am, Mon 26 Nov 2012 Redknapp new QPR manager
Redknapp 'optimistic' QPR can survive relegation
New QPR manager Harry Redknapp holds a shirt during a press conference at their training ground, Sipson Lane, Harlington.
Harry Redknapp has admitted trying to keep QPR in the Barclays Premier League will be his toughest challenge yet.
He said: "I'm optimistic we can pull it off.
"I want to be successful here, really badly. I want to keep this team in the Premier League."If the players try as hard as I am going to try we'll be successful."
Redknapp confirmed a deal was being done to bring in long-time assistants Joe Jordan and Kevin Bond to assist him.
And he warned the players he would not tolerate a lack of effort.
"We've got to do better to give ourselves any chance of getting out of this mess," he said.
"I need 11 people with ability to put effort in. If they don't they're not going to play and I'll get 11 people who do."
9:49 am, Mon 26 Nov 2012 Redknapp new QPR manager
Redknapp 'had good luck text from Beckham'
The Telegraph's Henry Winter and the Mirror's John Cross are at Harry Redknapp's QPR press conference:
11:01 am, Sun 25 Nov 2012 Redknapp new QPR manager
Redknapp: Beckham could still play in Premier League
David Beckham playing for the L.A. Galaxy on July 18, 2012
New QPR manager Harry Redknapp said he believes David Beckham could still play in the Premier League and has not ruled out trying to sign him to QPR.
He told the BBC:
"I'm sure he could still play in the Premier League. I've not discussed it with the chairman so we'd have to look at that."
"He's a top fantastic player."We had him training at Tottenham and it was amazing to have him round the place. He is absolute class."
10:17 pm, Sat 24 Nov 2012 Redknapp new QPR manager
Redknapp watches Man U defeat his new club at Old Trafford
Queens Park Rangers' new manager Redknapp in the stand before QPR's match against Manchester United at Old Trafford in Manchester.
Queens Park Rangers' new manager Harry Redknapp watched Manchester United beat QPR 3-1 at Old Trafford. For a match report and analysis visit the
ITV Sport website.
11:12 am, Sat 24 Nov 2012 Redknapp new QPR manager
QPR chairman: Harry was the unanimous choice
QPR Chairman Tony Fernandes has revealed that the QPR board had no doubts over making a move for Harry Redknapp after Mark Hughes was sacked.
He told the club website:
Harry was our number one target, the unanimous choice of the board and we’re delighted we’ve been able to attract him to the club.
He has a proven track record in the Premier League and has all the characteristics we were looking for to get us out of the current situation we find ourselves in.
His man-management skills are second to none and we are confident he is the right man to lead us away from the bottom of the table.
We believe we have a manager with significant experience at the highest level of football, who can come in and immediately help deliver our objectives.
11:09 am, Sat 24 Nov 2012 Redknapp new QPR manager
Redknapp: 'There’s a lot of ability in the QPR squad'
New QPR manager Harry Redknapp has spoken of his "delight" at joining the west London club on a two-and-a-half year deal.
He told the club website:
I’m delighted to be back in the managerial hot-seat at QPR.
When I spoke to the shareholders and they told me about their plans I knew this was too good an opportunity to turn down.
There’s no doubt there’s a lot of ability in the squad, but for one reason or another things haven’t gone as well as everyone expected since the start of the season.
I can’t wait to get to work and get the results necessary to kick-start our season.
11:02 am, Sat 24 Nov 2012 Redknapp new QPR manager
Harry Redknapp is the new QPR manager
QPR's head of communication has revealed that Harry Redknapp has joined the club as manager on a two-and-a-half year deal.