News(823 Results)

Conte, Bonucci and Chiellini among Juventus personnel banned over Genoa reactions

Posted Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by YAHOO Sport43 hits

Juventus coach Antonio Conte, defenders Leonardo Bonucci and Giorgio Chiellini, forward Mirko Vucinic and director Giuseppe Marotta have all been handed bans for criticizing referee Marco Guida following his decision not to award the club a penalty against Genoa in their Serie A match on Saturday. The Bianconeri were incensed when Guida and his assistants failed to whistle for handball against ...Full Story »

Allegri content with AC Milan squad

Posted Sunday, January 27, 2013 by Goal.com41 hits

The Rossoneri have added just Cristian Zaccardo to their ranks despite being linked with numerous stars in January, but their coach is happy with the talent pool at his disposal Massimiliano Allegri insists he has full faith in his AC Milan squad after speaking ahead of Sunday's Serie A trip to Atalanta. The Rossoneri were tipped to do plenty of business in January but to date have signed ju...Full Story »

Falkirk vs Airdrie preview - Vaulks vaults into Falkirk contention

Posted Saturday, January 26, 2013 by PA64 hits

Falkirk go looking for their first win in five games when they host Airdrie and manager Steven Pressley includes new recruit, former Tranmere defender Will Vaulks, in his plans for the first time. Jonny Flynn returns to the squad after an ankle injury with strikers Sean Higgins and David Weatherson both passed fit enough to start after being restricted to substitute roles recently. Technical D...Full Story »

Chelsea FC vs Southampton preview - Duo in contention for Chelsea

Posted Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by PA504 hits

Chelsea strikers Demba Ba and Fernando Torres are available for the Barclays Premier League clash with Southampton following their struggle with a hamstring injury and illness respectively. John Terry's comeback from a knee problem will continue, although he is short of match fitness and is unlikely to start at Stamford Bridge. Nigeria duo John Obi Mikel and Victor Moses are unavailable as the...Full Story »

Juventus vs Sampdoria preview - Record man Conte wants more

Posted Sunday, January 06, 2013 by PA150 hits

Juventus head coach Antonio Conte is urging his players to outstrip the remarkable achievements of a record-breaking year, starting by taking three points from Sampdoria on Sunday. The Bianconeri took Serie A by storm in 2012, closing out an unbeaten league campaign to win the Scudetto before striding through to the knock-out stages of the Champions League in the autumn. A four-game winning ru...Full Story »

Juventus coach Conte unaware of any move for Drogba

Posted Tuesday, December 25, 2012 by YAHOO Sport46 hits

Juventus coach Antonio Conte has revealed he is unaware of any move to sign Didier Drogba. The Old Lady are reported to be in the hunt for a new center forward, but the 43-year-old says he hasn’t discussed the possibility of the Ivory Coast international joining from Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua. “I don’t know why Drogba’s name is being mentioned [with a move to Juvent...Full Story »

Stoke City vs Liverpool preview - Owen in contention for Stoke return

Posted Wednesday, December 26, 2012 by PA311 hits

Stoke striker Michael Owen could make his first-team comeback against his old club when Liverpool visit the Britannia Stadium on Boxing Day. Owen, who has not played for the Potters since October 27 due a hamstring problem, has been working on his fitness and may be ready to feature in the 7.45pm Barclays Premier League kick-off. Owen has plenty of happy memories from his time at Liverpool, bu...Full Story »

'It is Liverpool or nothing for me' - Carragher contemplates retirement

Posted Sunday, December 23, 2012 by YAHOO Sport88 hits

Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher has suggested that he could retire from the game at the end of the Premier League season. The 34-year-old joined the Merseyside outfit as a schoolboy and has made over 700 appearances for the club. Reds boss Brendan Rodgers has played Carragher in a bit-part role this season, with the Northern Irishman preferring Martin Skrtel and Daniel Agger in central defe...Full Story »

Cagliari vs Juventus preview - Conte: We can cope without Chiellini

Posted Friday, December 21, 2012 by PA329 hits

Juventus head coach Antonio Conte believes his players have the right mentality to cope without injured captain Giorgio Chiellini against Cagliari. The Bianconeri will be winter champions after dropping just eight points in their title defence so far, but Conte is demanding full concentration against a side scrapping for points at the wrong end of the table. The game will be played at Parma's ...Full Story »

Conte: Juventus will treat Celtic with respect

Posted Friday, December 21, 2012 by Goal.com52 hits

The Bianconeri coach has promised his side will not take the Scottish champions lightly ahead of their round of 16 Champions League clash, while Pavel Nedved also gave his thoughts Juventus trainer Antonio Conte says his team will treat Celtic with respect after the two sides were drawn together in the last 16 of the Champions League. The Scottish giants were victorious last time the two clu...Full Story »

Casillas: Del Bosque deserves Ballon d'Or but Mourinho is 'good contender'

Posted Sunday, December 16, 2012 by Goal.com94 hits

The Real Madrid goalkeeper believes that whilst his club trainer is a strong contender for the coach of the year award, the boss of the Spain team should claim the prize Iker Casillas has revealed that he is backing Vincente Del Bosque to win the Ballon d'Or, but also thinks that Jose Mourinho should be considered. The shortlist for the coach of the year award was released by Fifa on the Nov...Full Story »

Juventus vs Atalanta preview - Conte set for emotional return

Posted Sunday, December 16, 2012 by PA34 hits

Juventus coach Antonio Conte received some illustrious backing on the eve of his return to the Turin touchline for a Serie A meeting with Atalanta. Conte made an emotional return to the Juventus Stadium for a midweek Coppa Italia victory over Cagliari, but the game against Atalanta marks the 43-year-old's first home league game since a four-month suspension ended last week. Giovanni Trapattoni...Full Story »

Vilanova content with Barca attitude

Posted Friday, December 14, 2012 by ESPN107 hits

Barcelona manager Tito Vilanova praised his charges for maintaining the right attitude during their Copa del Rey clash with lower league opponents Cordoba. Two goals from record scorer Lionel Messi ensured Barcelona victory and an advantage going into the second leg of their fifth round Copa del Rey tie with Cordoba. Vilanova told the club's official website after the game that he was please...Full Story »

Conte hails 'special' Juve team

Posted Monday, December 10, 2012 by ESPN55 hits

Juventus manager Antonio Conte was full of praise for his players after he saw his side continue their good run of form with a 1-0 win over Palermo. Conte made his long-awaited return to the dugout on Sunday following a four month ban for his alleged role in a match-fixing scandal and guided the Bianconeri to all three points over Palermo, with full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner scoring the only ...Full Story »

Soccer-Conte reflects on four painful months

Posted Monday, December 10, 2012 by YAHOO Sport118 hits

MILAN, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Juventus coach Antonio Conte described the last four months as painful but said they had made him stronger after he returned to the touchline following his ban on Sunday. "It's hard to be kept out of the 90 minutes after you have prepared the team with passion and enthusiasm," he told reporters after the Serie A leaders won 1-0 at Palermo. "The last four months have be...Full Story »

Nedved: Conte's return boost for Juve and bad news for the rest of Serie A

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2012 by Goal.com113 hits

The legendary attacker has told reporters that the restoration of the Siena trainer to the Old Lady's bench will help the team as they aim to fight on three fronts Juventus director Pavel Nedved has stated that Antonio Conte's return will spell trouble for the Bianconeri's rivals. The trainer is back in the dugout after a six-month ban for his alleged involvement in the latest match-fixing s...Full Story »

Conte set to make Juve comeback

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2012 by ESPN50 hits

The stage is set for Juventus head coach Antonio Conte to return to the touchline at Palermo, four months after he was suspended from football. Juve's official website has been counting down the days leading up to Conte's comeback and the 43-year-old will supervise his team on a match day for the first time since he was banned from the dug-out for his alleged involvement in match-fixing. The...Full Story »

Palermo vs Juventus preview - Juve set for Conte boost

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2012 by PA56 hits

The stage is set for Juventus head coach Antonio Conte to return to the touchline at Palermo on Sunday, four months after he was suspended from football. Juve's official website has been counting down the days leading up to Conte's comeback and the 43-year-old will supervise his team on a match day for the first time since he was banned from the dug-out for his alleged involvement in match-fixi...Full Story »

Conte 'astounded' by Cassano comments

Posted Friday, November 16, 2012 by Goal.com68 hits

The Juventus coach has hit back at the Inter forward for questioning his moral judgement and says the player ought to mend his own ways before attacking others Antonio Conte says he has been left astounded by comments made by Antonio Cassano, as the war of words between the pair rumbles on. The Inter forward labelled the Juventus coach a "quaquaraqua", intimating that he often speaks to the ...Full Story »

Olympiacos back in contention

Posted Tuesday, November 06, 2012 by PA26 hits

Olympiacos put themselves right back in the hunt for a spot in the last 16 of the Champions League with a second successive victory over Montpellier as they triumphed 3-1.After earning a stoppage-time win in France a fortnight ago, Olympiacos again left it late before snatching victory with two goals in the last 10 minutes from Leandro Greco and Kostas Mitroglou.Those strikes came after Younes ...Full Story »

« Previous12...34353637383940Next »

Attention: Third parties may advertise their products and/or services on our website.7M does not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of their contents.
Your dealings with such third parties are solely between you and such third parties and we shall not be liable in any way for any loss or damage of any sort incurred by you.