Harry Redknapp

  • Mark Hughes deserves a good reception at QPR, says Harry Redknapp September 18, 2014

    Stoke City boss Mark Hughes deserves a good reception from Queens Park Rangers fans despite being blamed for the club's relegation to the Championship in 2013, manager Harry Redknapp said on Thursday. The Welshman returns to Loftus Road on Saturday for the first time since he was sacked by Rangers chairman...
  • QPR sign midfielder Lassana Diarra August 31, 2014

    London: Queens Park Rangers have signed former Real Madrid midfielder Lassana Diarra from Lokomotiv Moscow, said manager Harry Redknapp after his side beat visitors Sunderland 10 in the Premier League on Saturday. "He's signed. I think everything is agreed. He was down with the chairman (Tony Fernandes) last night and I'm...
  • Harry Redknapp expects good reception on return to Tottenham August 22, 2014

    Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp is expecting a good reception on Sunday when his new club play away to Tottenham Hotspur, who sacked him two years ago despite finishing fourth in the Premier League. But he told the QPR website (www.qpr.co.uk) that he was only concerned about his newly promoted...
  • New Old Trafford manager meant I was out, says Ferdinand July 29, 2014

    London: A change of manager at Manchester United from Ryan Giggs to Louis van Gaal led to the club telling Rio Ferdinand they did not want him anymore, the 35yearold defender said on Monday. The centre back has signed a oneyear contract at promoted Premier League side Queens Park Rangers having...
  • Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar returns to QPR July 26, 2014

    Toronto: Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar has been recalled to newly promoted Queens Park Rangers after his loan to Toronto FC in Major League Soccer. The 34yearold Cesar joined Toronto in February after playing sparingly under Harry Redknapp at QPR. His return to the Premier League was announced on Friday. Cesar conceded nine...
  • Former England defender Rio Ferdinand joins QPR July 18, 2014

    Former England defender Rio Ferdinand has joined Premier League Queens Park Rangers on a free transfer after he was released by Manchester United, the London club said on Thursday. Ferdinand, 35, has signed a oneyear contract with QPR who were promoted back to the top flight through the second tier playoffs...
  • Rio Ferdinand set to sign for QPR, says Harry Redknapp July 4, 2014

    London: Former England centre back Rio Ferdinand has agreed to sign for promoted Queens Park Rangers, manager Harry Redknapp has said. Ferdinand, a free agent after leaving Manchester United at the end of last season, is working as an analyst for the BBC at the World Cup finals in Brazil. "Rio has...
  • Sacked VillasBoas needed more time, says Harry Redknapp December 17, 2013

    London: Andre VillasBoas deserved more time to work with and develop the Tottenham Hotspur squad, Harry Redknapp said on the day his successor was fired as manager. Three heavy defeats in two months, the most recent a 50 mauling by Liverpool at White Hart Lane on Sunday, resulted in the sack...
  • Harry Redknapp hits out at Football Association October 7, 2013

    London: Harry Redknapp accused the Football Association of being clueless and said he "would not trust them to show him a good (England) manager if their lives depended on it". The Queens Park Rangers manager was a favourite to replace Fabio Capello as England manager last year while he was in...
  • Newcastle prepare loan offer for QPR striker Remy July 30, 2013

    After failing in their quest of landing Lyon striker Bafetimbi Gomis, Newcastle are trying to force in a loan move for QPR forward Loic Remy. According to a report in Sportsmail, Newcastle have taken a backstep from their approach towards Gomis after offering a 8million bid for the French international....
  • Harry Redknapp expects Gareth Bale to stay at White Hart Lane July 25, 2013

    According to a report on a sports website, OFF THE POST, QPR manager Harry Redknapp has said that he expects Gareth Bale to stay at Tottenham this summer. The former Spurs boss believes the Welshman will remain at White Hart Lane to help the club into the Champions League. Gareth...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Sunday June 30, 2013

    IBNLive Sports gives you Sunday's roundup of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Shevchenko's advice to Ronaldo, 'Don't leave Real Madrid' Cristiano Ronaldo continues to be the talk of the town after reports that the Portugese striker could call time on...
  • QPR's Harry Redknapp confirms Julio Cesar exit June 30, 2013

    London: QPR manager Harry Redknapp has confirmed Julio Cesar will leave the club this summer, with Arsenal believed to be the frontrunners for the goalkeeper's signature, according to espnfc.com. Cesar, 33, always looked likely to seek an exit from Loftus Road after QPR were relegated to the Championship and the Brazil...
  • Moyes appointment sends out right message: Redknapp May 10, 2013

    London: The appointment of David Moyes as Alex Ferguson's successor at Manchester United gives hope to all young British soccer managers, Queens Park Rangers boss Harry Redknapp believes. Moyes, who will leave Everton after 11 years to take over the Old Trafford hot seat at the end of the season,...
  • Redknapp to stay as QPR manager despite relegation April 29, 2013

    London: Harry Redknapp will remain as manager of Queens Park Rangers despite the club's relegation from the Premier League. QPR owner Tony Fernandes held talks with Redknapp on Monday and says "I don't think there was any point where he was thinking of not being with us and continuing this...
  • Harry Redknapp disgusted by QPR Cup humiliation January 27, 2013

    London: Harry Redknapp was "disgusted" after his Queens Park Rangers side were humbled 42 at home by third tier MK Dons in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Saturday. Redknapp made nine changes to the side that drew 11 with West Ham United in the Premier League last weekend,...
  • QPR are on the right track, says manager Redknapp January 16, 2013

    Four points from six in the Premier League, fourth round of the FA Cup, and two highprofile signings set to arrive in the January transfer window suddenly Harry Redknapp's optimism at Queen's Park Rangers does not look entirely misplaced. Redknapp took over from Mark Hughes in late November with QPR...
  • Redknapp takes heart from point against former club Spurs January 12, 2013

    London: Harry Redknapp said the green shoots of recovery were starting to take shape at Queens Park Rangers after they followed up last week's shock win at Chelsea by holding highflying Tottenham Hotspur to a 00 draw on Saturday. Redknapp hailed a "fantastic performance" by the Premier League strugglers at Loftus...
  • Listless Tottenham get just one point at QPR January 12, 2013

    London: Tottenham failed to find their attacking spark in a drab 00 draw at lastplace Queens Park Rangers in the Premier League on Saturday, opening the door for their rivals in the fight for the Champions League places. Jermain Defoe had a sixthminute shot tipped onto the post by QPR goalkeeper...
  • Redknapp holds no grudge against Spurs January 11, 2013

    London: Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp said he does not bear a grudge against former club Tottenham Hotspur and will shake chairman Daniel Levy's hand when the two teams meet in the Premier League on Saturday lunchtime kickoff. Redknapp was fired by Spurs in June after almost four years...
  • Injuryplagued Kieron Dyer released by QPR January 9, 2013

    London: Former English international midfielder Kieron Dyer was released by Queens Park Rangers having appeared only eight times in his injuryplagued spell at the Premier League football club. Dyer joined QPR in July 2011 and made his debut on the opening day of the Premier League season Aug 13, 2011....
  • Redknapp fears QPR could lose Nelsen to America January 6, 2013

    London: Queens Park Rangers defender Ryan Nelsen is considering a coaching role in the United States in what would be a major blow for the Premier League club's battle against relegation. "He has been offered a job in America and there is every chance that he might want to go,"...
  • 'Shock win over Chelsea can attract big names to QPR' January 3, 2013

    London: Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp said his club's shock 10 win at Chelsea could attract new players to sign for the bottom side and help turn their Premier League season around. QPR are five points from safety with 17 matches left. "(After that result) people suddenly think maybe they do...
  • Redknapp confident QPR will avoid the relegation December 31, 2012

    London: Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp is confident his side will escape relegation despite a 30 defeat to Liverpool on Sunday that left the west Londoners rooted to the foot of the Premier League. QPR have won only once this season and are now eight points from safety with a...
  • Scandalous decisions cost us, says QPR manager Redknapp December 27, 2012

    London: Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp described some of the refereeing decisions as 'scandalous' in his side's 21 home defeat by West Bromwich Albion which left them bottom of the Premier League on Wednesday. West Brom's second goal in the 50th minute, given as an own goal to QPR...
  • Redknapp hopes to entice Anelka back to EPL at QPR December 21, 2012

    London: Queens Park Rangers is targeting former Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka in the January transfer window. The former France international left the English Premier League a year ago for Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua, but QPR manager Harry Redknapp hopes to entice him back. Redknapp claims the 33yearold Anelka is "finishing...
  • Harry Redknapp fails to work instant magic at QPR November 28, 2012

    London: Harry Redknapp's first match in charge of Queens Park Rangers ended in a dour 00 draw at Sunderland, underlining the size of the task facing the former Tottenham manager at the Premier League's lastplace team. QPR remain without a victory after 14 games but is now four points adrift...
  • Chelsea should have named Redknapp, says Hudson November 22, 2012

    European champions Chelsea would have been better served putting former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp in charge rather than Rafael Benitez, according to former Stamford Bridge great Alan Hudson. Spaniard Benitez, 52, was appointed as interim manager on Wednesday following the sacking of Roberto Di Matteo six months after the...
  • Ukraine eye England's Redknapp for manager post November 20, 2012

    Kiev: Ukraine want former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp to take charge of their national team after being turned down by Ukrainian striker Andriy Shevchenko. Englishman Redknapp, 65, sacked by Spurs in June, emerged as favourite when Ukrainian Football Federation (FFU) chiefs met on Tuesday, a statement said on the...
  • I haven't quit Tottenham, says Redknapp June 13, 2012

    London: Harry Redknapp has moved to put an end to rumours suggesting he has resigned from his post at Tottenham, claiming such an action has not crossed his mind. Redknapp's future has been the subject of much debate for the best part of four months, with the former Portsmouth boss originally...