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Three Months, Five Games; Gian Piero Gasperini sacked by Inter

Internazionale have fired coach Gian Piero Gasperini after a mere five games in charge of the Neazzurri. The former Genoa manager was relieved of his duties on Wednesday morning following a defeat to newly-promoted Novara on Tuesday evening. The 3-1 … Continue reading

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Carlo Ancelotti to take a one-year sabbatical

Former Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti will not become the new manager of Aston Villa but will instead be taking a one-year coaching sabbatical, he has told Italian newspaper La Stampa. The 51-year-old Italian, twice a European Cup winner whilst in … Continue reading

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Could Mark Hughes Fulham walkout cost the Welshman his ambitions?

Mark Hughes left Fulham as the club did not match the former Manchester City and Blackburn Rover manager’s ambitions, says the 47-year-old’s agent Kia Joorabchian. However, could Hughes somewhat surprising exit from the West London club, as the former Wales … Continue reading

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Guus Hiddink cools Chelsea talk saying he’s “fully focused” on matters at hand with Turkey

Guus Hiddink has played down talk of a potential return to Chelsea as a replacement for Carlo Ancelotti, the Italian who was unceremoniously sacked just hours after the end of the Premier League season. Hiddink, who lead the Blues to … Continue reading

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Chelsea sack Ancelotti as Blackpool and Birmingham tumble

English football’s worst kept secret – well apart from ‘that one’ – was thrown into the open today as Carlo Ancelotti was ruthlessly sacked by Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich just hours after the Blues final Premier League game of the … Continue reading

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John Terry backing Carlo Ancelotti

“He’s got my full support. I love Carlo.” “He won the double in his first year and this season the injuries and releasing players has been tough for him.” (The Sun) Chelsea skipper John Terry gives his full backing to … Continue reading

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Andre Villas Boas tops Chelsea manager shortlist

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich’s search for a new manager this summer – if, as expected, he dispenses with the services of Carlo Ancelotti at Stamford Bridge – will lead the Russian down a familiar path, trodden before with unprecedented success … Continue reading

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Carlo Ancelotti: it will ‘not be a problem’ if Chelsea sack me

Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti says he will not have a problem if he is sacked by Blues owner Roman Abramovich at the end of the season. 11 points behind the Premier League leaders, Manchester United, who knocked them out of … Continue reading

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Champions League or bust for Chelsea says Carlo Ancelotti

Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti has all but given up hope of his side closing the gap on Premier League leaders Manchester United and retaining their crown after the weekend’s latest results – but he does believe that if his side … Continue reading

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Manchester City and Chelsea set to do battle over Gregory van der Wiel

Manchester City and Chelsea are set to do battle off the field this summer, as they both look to prize Holland international defender Gregory van der Wiel away from his current club, Dutch giants Ajax. Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti has … Continue reading

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