The Offside Daily – Rangers boss resigns, no incomings at Chelsea, Lights out for Tottenham and FIFA corruption vote


10 of the biggest football stories of the day:

1. Ally McCoist has resigned from his role as Rangers manager.

2. The floodlights went out twice during Tottenham’s Europa League loss to Besiktas on Thursday.

3. FIFA are set to vote on whether or not the report into corruption of the World Cup 2018 and 2022 bids will be released or not.

4. Kasper Schmeichel, goalkeeper for Leicester City, could be out for a while after breaking his metatarsal.

5. Hereford United can continue playing football after their ban was lifted by the FA.

6. Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has stated their will be no new signings in January. (BBC Sport)

7. Wigan players have offered to pay half the ticket price for fans going to their Boxing day fixture away at Leeds. (Daily Mail)

8. Was this a moment of genius or fortune from Napoli Captain Marek Hamsik. (SB Nation)

9. A video of a man drawing a picture of Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez using only pen has gone viral, watch this brilliant piece of work here. (101 Great Goals)

10. Millwall have criticised a sociology teacher for planning on taking students to the match to study fan behaviour. (Telegraph)

Today’s Offside Daily is brought to you by Julian Myles.


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