By Mark Thompson, CNNMoney International Editor
Manchester United have sacked their coach after a disastrous season, which means they'll miss out on Europe's lucrative Champions League next season.
David Moyes was appointed less than a year ago, when the club's most successful manager -- Alex Ferguson -- retired after 26 years.
Under Ferguson, the team had won the richest national soccer league for 13 of the last 21 years, and used the steady MOREmarkthompson2013 - Apr 22, 2014 12:40 PM ET
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