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newsfootball3 months ago

Relieved because situation wasn't good for me or club, reveals Danny Drinkwater

Former Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater has admitted that he is relieved to end his nightmare spell with the Blues after only making 23 appearances across all competitions in five years at the club. The English midfielder left the London club after his contract expired at the end of June.
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newsfootballa year ago

Jorginho undoubtedly deserves to win the Ballon d'Or, proclaims Fabio Capello

Former England manager Fabio Capello believes that Jorginho deserves to be awarded the Ballon d'Or this year. The former Madrid boss also admitted that the current Blancos squad does not need Kylian Mbappe, and they should focus on recruiting more central defenders to their squad.
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newsfootballa year ago

It would be dream for Jorginho to return to Italy, confesses Joao Santos

Joao Santos, Jorginho's agent, believes that the Chelsea midfielder could seek a return to his homeland before his current contract expires in 2023. The Blues paid an initial fee of £50 million with £7m in potential add ons for the midfielder to bring him from Napoli in the summer of 2018.
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newsfootballa year ago

Must thank other clubs who made offers but I love Juventus, reveals Massimiliano Allegri

Massimiliano Allegri has revealed that he rejected Real Madrid, and a few other sides, to sign for Juventus because he loves the club and believes in the young team they have. The Italian left Turin two years ago but made a comeback this summer with him replacing Andrea Pirlo at the helm.
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newsfootballa year ago

Was a mistake to leave Chelsea and push for Italy return at all costs, admits Maurizio Sarri

Former Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has confessed that he now believes he made the wrong decision at the end of his debut season with the Blues, where he pushed for a move back to Italy. The 62-year-old spent only one season at Stamford Bridge but lead the club to a Europa League trophy.
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newsfootballa year ago

No I won’t step aside and I’ll continue my work as long as I’m allowed, admits Andrea Pirlo

Amidst rumours that the club are looking to sack him, Andrea Pirlo has admitted that he isn’t looking to resign as Juventus manager and will keep doing the best he can for as long as he can. The Turin giants have endured a tough campaign this term with them watching Inter Milan lift the Scudetto.
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newsfootballa year ago

Maurizio Sarri won’t be an interesting signing for Tottenham, proclaims Jamie Redknapp

Former Tottenham man Jamie Redknapp has admitted that he was disappointed when the club sacked Jose Mourinho and believes that Maurizio Sarri isn't the right fit. While Ryan Mason has taken over as interim manager, several managers have been linked to the job including former Chelsea boss Sarri.
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newsfootballa year ago

Juventus would be wrong twice if they take decision to sack Andrea Pirlo, asserts Fabio Cannavaro

2006 World Cup winner Fabio Cannavaro has asked Juventus to be a little patient with the rookie coach Andrea Pirlo amidst rumours that they’re looking to sack the Italian. The former AC Milan and Juventus midfielder has endured an up-and-down time with the Old Lady, with them out of the title race.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Nothing can be ruled out but Jorginho would be open to re-signing for Napoli, admits Jorge Santos

Jorginho’s agent Jorge Santos has revealed that while it would take a good project for him to sign for Napoli, the Chelsea star is open to signing for the Partenopei again. The 29-year-old spent four years at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium before he joined the Blues under Maurizio Sarri.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Maurizio Sarri did not trust his players and that concerned me, claims Miralem Pjanic

Former Juventus midfielder Miralem Pjanic has opened up on former boss Maurizio Sarri and revealed that the Italian did not trust the players he had. The former Napoli and Chelsea boss was sacked earlier this summer by the Old Lady after poor performances in Europe despite winning the Scudetto.
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