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  1. Could MLS overtake Serie A?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Yahoo!

    With Antonio Nocerino currently the subject of a tug-of-war between D.C. United and Orlando City, the released Milan midfielder looks set to become the latest in a growing list of players plodding the increasingly well-worn path from Serie A to Major League Soccer. It's a list that also includes Nigel de Jong , Ashley Cole , Kaka, Andrea Pirlo , Michael Bradley and Sebastian Giovinco .

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  2. Where next for Pellegrini?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Sky Sports

    We look at Manuel Pellegrini's next club options after it was confirmed that Pep Guardiola will replace him as Manchester City manager at the end of the season. The Chilean boss looks set to leave with an enhanced reputation from his Etihad Stadium spell, having won the Premier League and the Capital One Cup during his opening campaign, while City are still in the hunt on four fronts in his third and final season in charge.

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  3. Manuel Pellegrini optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Sporting Life

    We look at Manuel Pellegrini's next club options after it was confirmed that Pep Guardiola will replace him as Manchester City manager at the end of the season. The Chilean boss looks set to leave with an enhanced reputation from his Etihad Stadium spell, having won the Premier League and the Capital One Cup during his opening campaign, while City are still in the hunt on four fronts in his third and final season in charge.

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  4. Mancini feeling the pressure as Inter's season implodesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Washington Post

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  5. Higuain nets again as Napoli beats Empoli to stay topRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Washington Post

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  6. Conte: Serie A far behind Premier League, Bundesliga and La LigaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Goal.com

    The former Juventus coach feels the best football is being played in the Premier League and feels a lack of investment is starving the Italian game Italy coach Antonio Conte believes a lack of investment has seen Serie A drop from the most attractive league in the world to just the fourth best. Conte won the Italian top flight five times as a player with Juventus between 1995 and 2003, claiming three more as coach of the Bianconeri before taking over from Cesare Prandelli as Italy boss in 2014.

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  7. Greg Dyke forced out by blazer power as FA chairman decided not...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Daily Mail

    Blind and Mata to the rescue after Rooney wonder goal for Man United as pressure eases on Van Gaal with FA Cup win over Derby This is the best West Ham team I've seen, but I hope they go the same way as 2006... Carragher and Gerrard remember THAT final Murray vs Djokovic won't be on BBC as British No 1's Australian Open glory bid is latest victim of A 35m cuts Rooney set the tone with his curling beauty, it wasn't vintage United but they played the way Van Gaal must be aspiring towards Real Madrid ready to show United that they are No 1 club with A 106m-a-year adidas deal over 10 years Is this the man to deliver Arsenal the title? Welbeck finally rejoins team-mates after missing the entire season with knee injury EXCLUSIVE: United ready to lose over A 1m by reducing cost of boxes and suites if they fail to make Europe Groundhog Day for Murray: Same opponent, same tournament, same ... (more)

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  8. Breakthrough in Chelsea's manager search: Blues chiefs hold me...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Daily Star

    According to the Daily Mail , Stamford Bridge chiefs met with Italy boss Antonio Conte to sound him out about becoming Jose Mourinho's long-term replacement. It's claimed Conte, 46, is ready to leave his current post to manage in the Premier League next season.

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  9. Today's newspaper gossip: Chelsea want Antonio Conte, Manchester United want Ahmed MusaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Chelsea want Italy boss Antonio Conte, 46, as the long-term replacement for Jose Mourinho, who was sacked in December. Manchester United want CSKA Moscow's 23-year-old Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa, who is already a target for Premier League leaders Leicester.

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  10. Chelsea set sights on Italy's Antonio Conte as long-term replacement for Jose MourinhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Daily Mail

    Italy manager Antonio Conte has emerged as the leading candidate for the Chelsea job as the club close in on their search for Jose Mourinho's long-term replacement. Conte is understood to have met with club officials before Christmas and is ready to leave the Italian national team to manage in England next term.

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  11. Ranieri and Hughes in the frame for Chelsea manager's jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The First Post

    Claudio Ranieri and Mark Hughes could be in line for a shock return to Chelsea as the club widens its search for a new manager. The Blues have been linked to some of Europe's biggest names, including Pep Guardiola and Diego Simeone, but it appears they could consider a less-celebrated manager from one of their Premier League rivals "if they cannot land a stellar name this summer", says the Daily Telegraph .

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  12. From goals to holes: Legendary Zola tests golf skills at Pro-AmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Gianfranco Zola became the latest football star to play a role in the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters when the Italy and Chelsea legend played in yesterday's Pro-Am with young compatriot Matteo Manassero, a four-time European Tour winner. Currently coaching Al Arabi in the Qatar Stars League, Zola remains a hugely popular figure, especially in Italy and England, having won 35 caps for his country and become a Chelsea legend in his seven seasons with the London giants.

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  13. Pirlo hails Pogba as the best youngster he's seenEx-Juve star Pirlo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Fox Sports

    The pair featured under Antonio Conte as Juve claimed three successive Scudetti between 2013 and 2015, before Pirlo left for New York City FC last year. The young Frenchman immediately impressed the World Cup-winning midfielder, who feels he is continuing to improve as he develops physically.

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  14. Andrea Ranocchia: The Liverpool target once considered one of Italy#039;s next best defendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Yahoo!

    As the careers of Alessandro Nesta and Fabio Cannavaro wound down, regular observers of Italian football rightly wondered where the nation's next generation of great defenders would come from. The options available were nowhere near the standard regularly associated with the Azzurri , prompting Serie A's top clubs to turn to foreign stars like Ivan Cordoba, Thiago Silva and Medhi Benatia .

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  15. Italy snub Ballon d'Or voting over captain Buffon's absenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Newkerala.com

    Rome, Jan 12 : Italy didn't cast a vote for the Ballon d'Or, reportedly in protest of captain Gianluigi Buffon not being nominated for the award given to the world's footballer of the year. Barcelona star Lionel Messi was awarded the prize at a ceremony in Zurich on Monday, but there was controversy earlier this year after Juventus' iconic goalkeeper was left off the shortlist.

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  16. Sport24.co.za | Italy boycott Ballon d'Or over Buffon snubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | News24

    Italy coach Antonio Conte and captain Gianluigi Buffon did not participate in the Ballon d'Or vote at the request of their federation in protest at Buffon's absence from the list of candidates, Italian media reported on Tuesday. The veteran Juventus goalkeeper did not make the preliminary list released in October with five goalkeepers chosen ahead of him - Manuel Neuer, Iker Casillas, Thibaut Courtois, Claudio Bravo and David Ospina.

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  17. Roma Veteran Francesco Totti vows to play on for two more yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Daily Mail

    Selfie time at the Ballon d'Or awards as presenter Nesbitt snaps nominees Ronaldo, Messi and Neymar as they take to the stage RONALDO SHOULD WIN: He scored more goals than Messi and Neymar, if the Ballon d'Or is about personal glory then it should go to him MESSI SHOULD WIN: An extraordinary year even by his exalted standards... the Barca superstar deserves to win his fifth Ballon d'Or NEYMAR SHOULD WIN: He challenged Messi and Ronaldo for the Ballon d'Or like no forward has done, whether he wins or not he belongs with them Januzaj's United nightmare continues as he is pulled out of Under 21s due to Van Gaal's concerns over his fitness Messi in red, Ribery's floral trousers and Ronaldo's shiny silk number... we take a look at outrageous Ballon d'Or outfits Ronaldo admits Messi and are more likely to win Ballon d'Or but vows to come back stronger in 2016 Ballon d'Or: All you need to know ... (more)

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  18. I'm playing on for two years, says 39-year-old TottiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | The Peninsula

    AS Roma's forward Francesco Totti and AC Milan's head coach Sinisa Mihajlovic before the Italian Serie A soccer match between AS Roma and AC Milan at the Olimpico stadium in Rome, Italy, 09 January 2016. Veteran AS Roma forward Francesco Totti vowed to play on for another two years in a light-hearted birthday message to his former team mate Daniele Conti.

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  19. Veteran striker Toni still undecided over ending career at season-endRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Rome, Jan 2 : Veteran Italian striker Luca Toni admits he "hasn't decided yet" whether to retire at the end of the football season. He will turn 39 in May, but the Verona hitman is still as potent as ever, finishing as Serie A's joint highest scorer last season with Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi on 22 goals.

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  20. Italy 'not ready' for BalotelliRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Raiola says racism remains a big problem in the Italian game and he feels the country is 'light years' behind other countries in the way it deals with questions of tolerance. Balotelli returned to Serie A this season on loan from Liverpool, but he has not featured since the end of September because of a groin injury and has face criticism for a lack of conditioning.

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