OUTER LIMITS

Following his inglorious exit at Chelsea, former Brazil and Portugal manager Luiz Felipe Scolari had been strongly linked with both the Angola job and the vacant Benfica hot seat, while others called for his return to the now flagging national side.

All speculation surrounding ‘Big Phil’s’ future was ended last week, however, when the 60-year old was officially placed in charge of…Uzbequistan club Bunyodkor.