Redknapp (right) has previously managed Bournemouth, West Ham, Portsmouth, Southampton, Tottenham and QPR. Redknapp became director of football for Portsmouth in 2001, and when the Leicester City manager's job became vacant with the dismissal of Peter Taylor that autumn, Redknapp was widely tipped to take over at the East Midlands club, but stayed loyal to Pompey, with the Leicester job going to Dave Bassett. [4] He is the last English manager to win a major English trophy. As this event took place two days after his departure for Tottenham Hotspur, he received a mixed reception from the Portsmouth fans, despite having led the club to a long-awaited trophy in the 2008 FA Cup. Les Ferdinand and Chris Ramsey were placed in temporary charge. However, in August 1994, the club board of directors opted to turn control of the team over to Redknapp and move Bonds into an administrative role. Redknapp then assisted his former West Ham teammate Bobby Moore at Isthmian League club Oxford City. However, after the club's poor form, he replaced manager Graham Rix in March 2002. [21] He led Bournemouth to victory in the inaugural Associate Members' Cup by beating Hull City in the final. He spent four seasons with the south coast side between 1972 and 1976. At the end of the 1975–76 season, he moved to then Fourth Division side Brentford, where he made one appearance during the 1976–77 season. Redknapp referred to Todd as a "tough bastard" during the conversation and suggested he would be interested in signing the player on a full-time basis if he was available. I said a few things I shouldn't have said. The 69-year-old former … Harry Redknapp - Birmingham City, Queens Park Rangers, Tottenham Hotspur, Portsmouth FC, Southampton FC, West Ham United, AFC Bournemouth, Brentford FC / Jordan But after leading Jordan to an … After being appointed Tottenham manager later in 2008, Redknapp stressed his Tottenham connections as well, stating: I am a big follower of the history of the game and Tottenham have been a great club over the years. "There were a couple of other offers in the season. [48] In came England international striker Peter Crouch and Croatia midfielder Niko Kranjčar from Portsmouth for £9 million and £2 million respectively[49][50] along with defender Sébastien Bassong from Newcastle United for £8 million. [90] After his sacking, Redknapp said that there was "every chance" his role as Birmingham manager would be his last managerial job. [28] Though he made a full recovery, apart from losing his sense of smell and gaining a facial tic, he eventually quit Bournemouth at the end of the 1991–92 season.[29]. He made 175 total appearances in both league and cup action for West Ham, scoring eight times over seven seasons.[14]. "I've always thought it would be nice. Harry Redknapp was on Thursday hailed as the man to take Jordan to their first ever World Cup finals after his confirmation as the country's new manager by … Harry Redknapp has been out of football for 13 months, and suddenly he has two jobs – one in England and one outside.. Bournemouth also caused a shock in the FA Cup when they defeated holders Manchester United 2–0 in the third round. Redknapp managed the club to the Division One title in the 2002–03 season, gaining promotion to the Premier League, replacing his former club West Ham. It's important to me too. Harry Redknapp has agreed to take over as manager of the Jordan national team for World Cup qualifiers against Bangladesh and Australia this month, the former Tottenham Hotspur manager told British media.The 69-year-old takes up a mentoring role with championship side Derby on Wednesday and will combine that post with helping out Jordan, leaving Britain for the Middle East Henry James Redknapp (born 2 March 1947) is an English former football manager and player. [106] Part of Redknapp's defence was that he was both dyscalculic and dyslexic and therefore had difficulty in dealing with transfer contracts. In 1980 he was contracted to play with ASL expansion team the Phoenix Fire, but the team folded in pre-season. He first broke into the first team at West Ham in the 1965–66 seasons, making seven appearances and scoring one goal. [59][60], Despite leading Tottenham to their second fourth-placed finish in three years and missing out on UEFA Champions League qualification only due to Chelsea winning the competition, Redknapp was sacked by Tottenham on 13 June 2012,[61] after reportedly failing to agree terms on a new contract. Redknapp was also unhappy with chairman Rupert Lowe's appointment of Clive Woodward to the club's coaching staff. [citation needed], Redknapp made significant alterations to the squad in the summer of 2009. Harry Redknapp is willing to act as an advisor for Jordan but is unlikely to return as boss. Jordan. [66] His first match in charge of QPR came on 27 November, a 0–0 draw away to Sunderland. At first it looked like Redknapp would be heading for a second successive relegation, but a fine run of form at the end of the season, aided by the takeover of Portsmouth by Alexandre Gaydamak (which provided Redknapp with more money), ensured Portsmouth's survival. [37] After being repeatedly linked with a return to Portsmouth after they sacked Alain Perrin, Redknapp resigned as Southampton's manager in early December 2005. The signings of Stuart Pearce, Paolo Di Canio and Trevor Sinclair helped them re-establish their careers having been signed by Redknapp. Redknapp was also wanted by Egyptian clubs Zamalek and Al-Ahly but turned them down. [56] Spurs ended the Premier League season in fifth position with 62 points. Redknapp went on to make three appearances in the 1978 season and just the one in the 1979 season, before joining up with old teammate and 1966 World Cup-winning captain Bobby Moore. Neymar remains Brazil's great hope to end World Cup drought. In the 1972–73 season, Redknapp made 37 appearances with 34 of them coming in the league scoring once in the league and Bournemouth finished seventh in the league. Jordan have never qualified for a World Cup. [95][96], On 19 September 2006, Redknapp was shown on camera by BBC Panorama taking part in what appeared to be an interest in approaching a player in a manner forbidden by FA rules. [85] Kevin Bond was reunited with Redknapp as assistant manager, replacing the outgoing Steve Cotterill. He guided the club to their first FA Cup Final in 69 years, where they defeated Cardiff City on 17 May 2008 to win The FA Cup 1–0, thanks to a goal scored by Nwankwo Kanu. A guy comes in and says 'Harry you're coming to Jordan. Opponents of the scheme estimated this will only be enough to build eight homes instead of the 28 that council policy says they should be building in this development. Me and Kevin [Bond, assistant] are going to try and get the results. [41], On 8 March 2008, Redknapp led Portsmouth to an FA Cup quarter-final victory over Manchester United, completing a hat-trick of FA Cup wins over Manchester United, and followed this with a semi-final victory over West Bromwich Albion at Wembley Stadium on 5 April. They host Bangladesh on Thursday before flying to Sydney to play Australia on Tuesday in the second round of Asian qualifying. He read it and got very upset. With an imminent knee operation, Redknapp said that he could not give 100% to the job and that it would be better for someone else to take over as manager. He has previously managed AFC Bournemouth, West Ham United, Portsmouth, Southampton, Tottenham Hotspur, Queens Park Rangers and Birmingham City.In his second spell at Portsmouth, he managed the side that won the 2008 FA Cup. This wasn’t what Harry had said an hour ago. I sat down with these guys from the fanzine and they started asking me questions and I spoke to them in the way I'd talk to someone in a pub. In the following season, Redknapp led Portsmouth to a ninth-placed finish which was the club's highest league finish since the 1950s. I went out to Jordan.''. Redknapp told the inquiry it was possible he did own the horse but insisted he had not made any money out of it because the horse was a failure and never won a race. Redknapp applied for the manager's job when Webb moved to Torquay United partway through that season, but was overlooked in favour of Don Megson. Although not enough to secure a second year of Champions League football, this finish instead meant that Redknapp's Spurs qualified for the Europa League. HARRY Redknapp has arrived in Australia with a winning record at international level to make any manager jealous. [2] Before returning to Seattle, he appeared briefly for AP Leamington in the Southern League Premier Division. It's full of people from this [Jordan] part of the world. Redknapp made 19 (all league) appearances during the 1974–75 season as Bournemouth were relegated to the Fourth Division. He brought back Jermain Defoe from his old club Portsmouth for £15.75 million and Honduran midfielder Wilson Palacios from Wigan Athletic for £12 million. [39], In January 2008, it emerged through the media that Redknapp was offered the vacant manager's job at Newcastle United following the sacking of Sam Allardyce. [127] He subsequently won the show, and was crowned 'King of the Jungle'. [14] Redknapp made 12 League appearances scoring once during his second season. In January 2016, Redknapp made a return to football as a director at Wimborne Town. He has previously managed AFC Bournemouth, West Ham United, Portsmouth, Southampton, Tottenham Hotspur, Queens Park Rangers and Birmingham City. He added: "Last week I was having my hair cut in Charminster in Bournemouth. [74][75] In April 2015, Redknapp expanded on his reasons for leaving QPR, stating he had also left the club because he "no longer knew who was on my side". I sat there and looked at Joe Jordan; Joe looked at me and shook his head. [44] Spurs had secured only two points from the first eight matches of the season prior to Redknapp's arrival and lay bottom of the Premier League table, but in his first two weeks in charge, he took the club out of the relegation zone, winning 10 out of the 12 points available after wins against Bolton Wanderers, Liverpool and Manchester City,[citation needed] as well as a remarkable 4–4 draw against North London rivals Arsenal. Redknapp received a red card in a 2–0 away defeat at Leeds United on 12 October 1968. I followed Tottenham, I trained there as an 11-year-old, 12-year-old so I know the history of the club. The decision Harry had made was that Peter Crouch would play. He made 15 appearances during the 1976 season as they reached the playoffs after finishing second in the Pacific Conference, Western Division, before losing to the Minnesota Kicks in the Division Championship. In 1975–76, he only managed nine appearances. This was QPR's first away win in the Premier League since November 2011 and their first top flight victory at Stamford Bridge since March 1979. [38], Redknapp returned to Portsmouth on 7 December 2005 with the club threatened by relegation to the Championship, although not in the relegation zone. [57][58] Redknapp then went on to win the Premier League Manager of the Month award for September and November. Redknapp joined Division 3 AFC Bournemouth in 1972 from West Ham. [76] At his time of departure, QPR were in second-last position in the Premier League with 19 points from 23 matches and a record zero points from away matches. Socceroos to play Jordan in Sydney. "I should have probably have taken the Ukraine job I agreed to go a couple of years back, but this is great. Harry Redknapp is excited about his chance to help Jordan qualify for the 2018 World Cup. Redknapp denied that his conversation about then-Blackburn Rovers player Andy Todd with the football agent Peter Harrison amounted to "tapping up" or improperly approaching the player. Travelling through Latina, south of Rome, at night, their chauffeur-driven minibus was in a head-on collision with a car containing three Italian soldiers. Redknapp has signed a two-game deal with Jordan to keep their 2018 World Cup qualification dreams alive. It had to be something I really fancied and these [Jordan and Derby] were two good opportunities. [36], Redknapp was tasked with keeping Southampton in the Premier League – a similar task to the one Redknapp was facing with Portsmouth, and a familiar one at the club over the previous 15 years, which he would have faced had he accepted the offer to take over a decade earlier – but ultimately was unable to achieve this, ending Southampton's 27-year spell in the top flight. [46], In the second half of the season, Spurs gradually moved up the league table after a significant improvement in form. In 1976, Redknapp joined North American Soccer League (NASL) club Seattle Sounders as a player-coach. To reiterate his point, Redknapp repeated the phrase "Jordan football - the future is good" a number of times. For some time, it was unconfirmed whether he resigned or was sacked but Redknapp shed new light on the true circumstances in October 2007: The chairman Terry Brown had offered me a new four-year contract. [22][23] Bournemouth won the Third Division title in 1987 with 97 points, breaking the club's record for the most points accumulated in a season. [14] He then made a further 35 appearances during the 1971–72 season with 22 of them coming in the league. Just months before being promoted to the manager's seat at Upton Park, Redknapp was linked with the managerial vacancy at Southampton after the departure of previous manager Ian Branfoot, but the job went to Alan Ball instead. The former Tottenham manager has signed a … From there, Redknapp grew in the Tottenham youth ranks playing at Cheshunt, meeting the likes of Bill Nicholson, Dave Mackay and Danny Blanchflower. Redknapp told the BBC he has never taken a bung and had given Kevin Bond no reason to think otherwise and that he considers himself to be "one million percent innocent". [8], Redknapp was born in Poplar, London,[9] the only child of Henry Joseph William Redknapp (1922–1996) and Violet May Brown (1924–2001). [69] His first match against Tottenham since being sacked by the North London club came on 12 January 2013, with Redknapp leading QPR to a 0–0 draw at Loftus Road. On transfer deadline day, he signed English midfielder Scott Parker for an undisclosed fee from West Ham. Harry Redknapp feels he is finally fulfilling his international ambitions with Jordan. They currently sit two points behind Australia in Group B ahead of their final two games. [77], In March 2016, Redknapp was appointed manager of Jordan national team alongside his former assistant, Kevin Bond, for the country's next two qualifying matches for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. [5] Redknapp announced his retirement from football management in 2017. On 25 August 2010, Spurs confirmed their position in the Champions League group stage by overturning a first-leg deficit to defeat Swiss team Young Boys at White Hart Lane in the Champions League play-off. [4] At the conclusion of the 2009–10 season, he guided Tottenham into the UEFA Champions League. [30], Redknapp helped to establish the club in the FA Premier League and introduced a number of young players from the club's academy, including Michael Carrick, Joe Cole, Rio Ferdinand and Frank Lampard. Harry then comes in, and changes the strikers from what we thought it was going to be. In 2012 Redknapp missed out on the England job to Roy Hodgson and believes he is now in an ideal place to manage in international football. I walked into his office expecting to sign the contract and walked out without a job! [20], In his first season at the helm, Redknapp helped Bournemouth avoid relegation to the Fourth Division. [105] The charge related to a £189,000 payment from Mandarić to Redknapp via a bank account in Monaco. Jordan have never qualified for a World Cup. In March 2009, Redknapp led Spurs to the League Cup final, which they lost on penalties to Manchester United. 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