News Burst: Football managers to go online

England's football managers may not be the most tech-savvy group around, but nevertheless, an ambitious new plan has them shifting their top-secret business dealings to the Internet.

The League Managers Association, the body representing the managers of all 92 English league clubs, has struck a £200,000 deal with Cisco Systems to get all its members online. Under the deal, the managers will receive laptop computers and be linked to a secure corporate intranet, according to a report in Wednesday's Financial Times.

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