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Confirmed: Watford appoint Marco Silva as new head coach

Posted Sunday, May 28, 2017 by hits

Watford have confirmed the appointment of Marco Silva Former Hull boss Silva, 39, has signed a two-year deal to succeed Walter Mazzarri at Vicarage Road. Watford chairman and chief executive Scott Duxbury said of the appointment: "Marco was one of the most sought after head coaches in the Premier League. "His pedigree and promise speaks for itself with his achievements in top divisions elsewh...Full Story »

Barcelona Transfer News: Neymar sale considered to sign PSG star Marco Verratti

Posted Sunday, May 28, 2017 by hits

The Catalan giants are yet to appoint a new manager officially but that has not stopped Barca's hierarchy from pressing ahead with business. Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Verratti has been on Barca's radar for some time although the Ligue 1 outfit are reluctant to part with their star man. However, Yahoo Sport claim Barca are willing to go to any lengths to sign the Italian. They suggest Bar...Full Story »

Marco Silva quits as Hull City head coach

Posted Friday, May 26, 2017 by Skysports.com77 hits

Hull City have confirmed that head coach Marco Silva has left the club. Silva departs Humberside, along with assistant head coach Joao Pedro Sousa and goalkeeping coach Hugo Oliveira, after rejecting the opportunity to remain at the KCOM Stadium. Earlier, on Thursday, Sky Sports News reported that Silva was 'all set to trigger his release clause' and quit Hull who were recently relegated to ...Full Story »

Hull City 0 - 2 Sunderland: Hull hit trouble as Marco Silva's proud home record is ended by Sunderland

Posted Saturday, May 06, 2017 by PA31 hits

Hull's survival hopes were dented as relegated Sunderland secured their first win since February to bring a surprising and untimely end to Marco Silva's long unbeaten home run. The Portuguese's January appointment at the KCOM Stadium raised eyebrows but has worked wonders, bringing hope to embattled City thanks largely to their superb home performances. But they emerged pointless from their ma...Full Story »

Marco Silva only focused on Hull's result against Sunderland

Posted Saturday, May 06, 2017 by PA34 hits

Hull boss Marco Silva has banned talk of goal difference ahead of his side's potentially crucial Premier League clash with already-relegated Sunderland at the KC Stadium on Saturday. The Tigers head into the game two points clear of relegation rivals Swansea but with a two-goal disparity which could yet prove crucial if the two clubs conclude their run-in sitting level on points. But Silva is ...Full Story »

Barcelona have taken a step closer towards signing Marco Verratti

Posted Saturday, April 29, 2017 by givemesport.com152 hits

Ever since the departure of Xavi Hernandez, Barcelona's midfield has just not been the same force. With Andres Iniesta now getting on in years, the Blaugrana will no doubt have to invest heavily in the area. The likes of Ivan Rakitic, Andre Gomes and Denis Suarez are all still at the club and on their day, they can be effective at the heart of Barca's midfield. But, if they are to maintain t...Full Story »

Hull City vs Watford - Marco Silva claims his Hull players can handle 'big pressure'

Posted Saturday, April 22, 2017 by PA50 hits

Hull manager Marco Silva thinks his players are handling the pressure well as the fight to remain in the Premier League reaches its crucial stage. Silva's side remain two points above the drop zone despite successive 3-1 defeats at Manchester City and Stoke. Hull hope to have more home comforts when they return to the KCOM Stadium against Watford on Saturday where they are unbeaten since the P...Full Story »

Hull City vs Liverpool - Hull boss Marco Silva excited by new signing Kamil Grosicki

Posted Saturday, February 04, 2017 by PA61 hits

Hull boss Marco Silva believes new boy Kamil Grosicki can add an extra dimension to his side's Premier League relegation battle starting against Liverpool at the KC Stadium on Saturday. Silva sensibly shrugged off suggestions from the player's homeland that he may be the 'Polish Messi' - but believes the 28-year-old has the kind of skills to prove a big hit in east Yorkshire. Silva said: "It (...Full Story »

You Are The Ref: Why was Marco Verratti booked for crafty back pass?

Posted Sunday, January 22, 2017 by Dreamteamfc.com152 hits

Referees get a lot of stick. We're not going to get all pious and say that they shouldn't because sometimes they are terrible. But every now and then we see a bit of officiating that makes us realise we could never do what Mike Dean and co do. Take this example from PSG's game against Nantes as an example. Step 1 Marco Verratti (red) receives the ball from goalkeeper Kevin Trapp deep insid...Full Story »

Hull City 3 - 1 AFC Bournemouth: Abel Hernandez sinks Bournemouth as Hull deliver victory for Marco Silva

Posted Saturday, January 14, 2017 by PA23 hits

Abel Hernandez struck twice as Hull beat Bournemouth 3-1 to secure their first Premier League win since early November and climb off the foot of the table. Uruguay international Hernandez scored in each half after Junior Stanislas' early penalty had given Bournemouth the lead, while Tyrone Mings' own goal in the second period gave Hull a two-goal cushion. Hull registered their first top-flight...Full Story »

Hull City vs AFC Bournemouth - Ryan Mason backing Marco Silva to move Hull forward

Posted Saturday, January 14, 2017 by PA103 hits

Hull midfielder Ryan Mason believes the Premier League strugglers will improve under new head coach Marco Silva. Club record summer signing Mason has been restored to the starting line-up in his preferred central midfield role in Silva's first two matches and revealed the Portuguese has already made big changes a week after replacing the sacked Mike Phelan. "Yeah, a lot has changed, a hell of ...Full Story »

Hull boss Marco Silva: I don't want to be compared to Jose Mourinho

Posted Tuesday, January 10, 2017 by hits

Marco Silva doesn't want to be compared to Man United boss Jose Mourinho People have been left asking “Marco who?” following his appointment as Hull boss in the wake of Mike Phelan’s sacking last week. Even members of the Tigers squad had to go online to find out who their new manager was ahead of last weekend’s FA Cup win over Swansea. Andy Robertson admits he might j...Full Story »

Hull City vs Swansea City - New coach Marco Silva chasing a miracle at Hull

Posted Saturday, January 07, 2017 by PA40 hits

Hull's new head coach Marco Silva says he will need to strengthen his squad if he is to perform "a miracle" and keep the club in the Premier League. Silva, 39, is under no illusions as to the size of his task, with Hull winning only three league games this season since winning promotion back to the top flight in May. But the confident former Sporting Lisbon and Olympiakos coach, dubbed the 'ne...Full Story »

Hull appoint Marco Silva as manager to replace sacked Mike Phelan

Posted Thursday, January 05, 2017 by hits

Marco Silva is set to take charge at the KCOM Stadium Marco Silva will be handed the daunting task of keeping the Tigers up despite having no experience of the English top flight. The Portuguese coach is expected be confirmed as Hull’s new boss today on a contract initially to the end of the season in a massive gamble by the relegation-threatened club, who sacked Mike Phelan after just t...Full Story »

Atalanta 2 - 1 Empoli: Marco D'Alessandro snatches late winner for Atalanta against Empoli

Posted Tuesday, December 20, 2016 by PA65 hits

Atalanta got back to winning ways in Serie A with an injury-time decider against Empoli. Substitutes Franck Kessie and Marco D'Alessandro were the Atalanta heroes in a 2-1 win as Empoli's smash-and-grab raid was foiled. Levan Mchedlidze swept Empoli into a 49th-minute lead with their first attack, but Atalanta's substitutions made the difference in a dramatic finale. Atalanta had lost two and...Full Story »

Hoffenheim 2 - 2 Borussia Dortmund: Reus sees red, but 10-man Dortmund hit back to claim point

Posted Friday, December 16, 2016 by PA118 hits

Ten-man Borussia Dortmund came from behind to snatch a point in a 2-2 draw at Hoffenheim on Friday night. Mark Uth put Julian Nagelsmann's men in front after only three minutes, but Mario Gotze soon had Dortmund back on terms. Sandro Wagner restored Hoffenheim's lead shortly afterwards before a red card for Marco Reus saw the visitors reduced to 10 men in the 41st minute. They nevertheless ...Full Story »

Guingamp vs Paris Saint Germain - Unai Emery: Paris is not falling out of love with Marco Verratti

Posted Saturday, December 17, 2016 by PA55 hits

Unai Emery insists Paris St Germain find it "easy to love" Marco Verratti amid rumoured interest for the Italy midfielder from Chelsea. Chelsea are tipped to be among a nucleus of top European clubs itching to lure Verratti away from France - but manager Emery has reiterated the 24-year-old's importance at PSG. Emery will take his third-placed team to Guingmap in Saturday's Ligue 1 clash, aimi...Full Story »

Crotone 2 - 1 Pescara: Gianmarco Ferrari bags late winner for Crotone against fellow strugglers Pescara

Posted Saturday, December 10, 2016 by PA54 hits

Crotone secured only their second win of the season as they beat Pescara 2-1 at home to move above them in the Serie A relegation zone. The hosts went ahead in the 24th minute when Raffaele Palladino converted a penalty, with Ledian Memushaj then squandering the chance to equalise just before the break as his spot-kick was saved by Alex Cordaz. Both sides were subsequently reduced to 10 men, P...Full Story »

Koln 1 - 1 Borussia Dortmund: Marco Reus salvages late point for Dortmund

Posted Saturday, December 10, 2016 by PA127 hits

A late Marco Reus goal saved Borussia Dortmund from defeat at Cologne as Thomas Tuchel's men held on to sixth place with a 1-1 draw. Artjoms Rudnevs had given Cologne a 29th-minute lead before Reus struck in the last minute to salvage a point, and keep them ahead of their hosts, who finished the game with 10 men after Salih Ozcan was sent off, in the Bundesliga standings. Cologne had a good ea...Full Story »

Real Madrid 2-2 Borussia Dortmund: Blancos lose top spot as Reus fights back

Posted Thursday, December 08, 2016 by Goal.com55 hits

wo goals from Karim Benzema appeared to have sent Real Madrid sailing into the Champions League knockout stages in first place, but Marco Reus had other ideas as he netted to give Borussia Dortmund a 2-2 draw at the death. Full Story »

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