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Italian president's burning remarks provide path for USMNT

There’s no question whether the Italian national team job is a different class than the United States men’s national team.

Aside from the fact that both sides failed to qualify for the World Cup, have a vacant manager’s chair, and decent recent results at youth level, the disparity is striking (and not all in negative ways for American fans). 554 more words


Who should become the new Italy coach?

Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in 60 years and coach Gian Piero Ventura paid the price when he was sacked on Wednesday afternoon. 1,359 more words


Carlo Ancelotti in talks with Chelsea over replacing Antonio Conte

Chelsea have held initial talks with Carlo Ancelotti about a surprise return to Stamford Bridge, according to reports in Italy.

Ancelotti was sacked by Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich at the end of the 2010-11 campaign after finishing his second season in charge without a trophy. 215 more words


Frank Lampard confident Antonio Conte remains totally in control at Chelsea amid Carlo Ancelotti rumours

Frank Lampard believes Chelsea’s players will have loved Antonio Conte’s reaction to reports that Carlo Ancelotti was being readied as his replacement.

Conte steered Chelsea to the Premier League title last season but has found the going tougher this time around. 363 more words


The Acid Test: Celtic vs. Bayern Munich

So far Celtic’s Champions League campaign has gone pretty much according to script and expectation.  A Match Day One thumping at home to PSG was not a wholly unexpected outcome given the vast wealth and talent available to the Parisian outfit.  881 more words


Carlo Ancelotti reveals his plan for management return amid Chelsea and Everton rumours

Carlo Ancelotti has revealed his plan for returning to management after Antonio Conte expressed his anger at his compatriot being linked with Chelsea.

Ancelotti is out of work having been fired by Bayern Munich earlier this season. 464 more words



CHELSEA are set to make a move for Ciro Immobile in order to help rebuild the broken relationship with Antonio Conte. The club and manager have fallen out after a poor summer in the transfer market was followed by an underwhelming start to their title defense. 329 more words