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Burley could face Scotland axe

PUBLISHED: 08:32 16 November 2009 | UPDATED: 15:16 06 July 2010

FORMER Ipswich Town boss George Burley could be axed as Scotland manager later this week, it has emerged.

The Scottish Football Association will meet later in the week to discuss his future - and Press Association Sport has said it understands the meeting is likely to spell the end of his tenure as national team boss.

FORMER Ipswich Town boss George Burley could be axed as Scotland manager later this week, it has emerged.

The Scottish Football Association will meet later in the week to discuss his future - and Press Association Sport has said it understands the meeting is likely to spell the end of his tenure as national team boss.

Burley managed to hold onto his job in the wake of his failure to steer Scotland to a play-off spot for the World Cup finals but his position has come under intense scrutiny again following Saturday's 3-0 defeat to Wales.


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