Magpies part company with boss

Newcastle sack Chris Hughton

December 6, 2010
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Newcastle United have sensationally sacked manager Chris Hughton just over a year after he was appointed the club's boss on a permanent basis.

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Hughton, 51, guided the Magpies back to the Premier League at the first time of asking last season as Championship winners, but his position came under scrutiny after the club opted to put talks on a new contract on the back burner.

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