Football: Man United evasive on Moyes sack reports after poor performance
Published on Apr 22, 2014 3:12 AM
LONDON (AFP) - Manchester United said on Monday that David Moyes had not been sacked as manager, but refused to comment on widespread British media reports that he was about to be fired.
A spokesman from United told AFP in an email: "David Moyes has definitely not been sacked!"
However, when asked if he would leave before the end of the season, journalists were told: "We do not comment on speculation."
Several national newspapers claimed that United have decided to sack Moyes after a wretched debut campaign, while Sky Sports News declared that he could lose his job "within the next 24 hours".
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