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Andre Villas-Boas a victim of his own revolution

So after 267 days in charge of Chelsea football club, Andre Villas-Boas has become the sixth manager to fall victim to the trigger happy ways of the clubs owner Roman Abramovich. The most sought-after manager on the planet last summer … Continue reading

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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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Nasri and Mata deals completed – But how do they fit in at Manchester City and Chelsea?

Manchester City and Chelsea today completed two of the biggest transfer deals in Europe this summer – the Citizens completing the protracted transfer of Arsenal and France midfielder Samir Nasri for £25m, whilst Chelsea have signed the Spanish World Cup … Continue reading

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Manchester City can be title contenders according to Andre Villas-Boas

New Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas believes that Manchester City, can be contenders for the Premier League this season. Roberto Mancini’s side finished in third place last season, also winning the FA Cup, and have strengthened the squad this summer with … Continue reading

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Chelsea offer £27m for wantaway Spurs midfielder Luka Modric

After having a £22m bid for  Luka Modric rejected out-of-hand by Tottenham Hotspur earlier in the month, Chelsea, upon hearing the news that Ghanaian international midfielder Michael Essien would be missing from first team duty for six months due to … Continue reading

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Andre Villas-Boas set for Chelsea as he terminates Porto deal

Andre Villas-Boas, the highly-rated young Portugese manager who guided Porto to a historic treble last season – securing the Liga Sagres title without succumbing to defeat, winning the Portugese Cup and the Europa League – has tendered his resignation and … 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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