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  1. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Fascism row engulfs Di Canio, new club Sunderland

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 09:45am by Associated Press in London

    ... Associated Press in London Can someone who has admitted to supporting fascism manage a Premier League team? That question has engulfed English football since Paolo Di Canio was hired ... fascism.” “The people who are talking in this way, they don’t understand Paolo Di Canio,” Di Canio responded. “I don’t understand this problem.” The manager’s task is keeping Sunderland ...

  2. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Sunderland's Di Canio vows to keep cool as pressure mounts

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 08:09am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Paolo Di Canio vowed to keep his volatile temper under control after the controversial Italian’s debut as Sunderland manager ended in a frustrating 2-1 defeat against Chelsea. Di Canio’s two-year spell in charge at Swindon was described as “management by hand grenade” by the club’s former chairman and his reign with the Black Cats has ...

  3. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Di Canio denies training row led to Sunderland sacking

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 03:10pm by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Former Sunderland manager Paolo di Canio issued a statement on Tuesday insisting there was “no training ground bust up” prior to his recent sacking. “The players have since sent me messages thanking me for my time as their manager and helping them improve as footballers,” di Canio said. The fiery Italian was sacked as Sunderland manager ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Sunderland take gamble and hire Poyet as manager

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 11:16am by Associated Press in Sunderland, England

    ... club’s fortunes. The 45-year-old Uruguayan was handed a two-year contract to replace Paolo Di Canio despite having no previous topflight managerial experience and being fired by second-tier team ... the stormy six-month reign of Di Canio. “We analysed a wide range of candidates and believe that Gus’ track record, experience, commitment and passion make him the right man to take us forward,” ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Fury as Hong Kong 'swamp' claims Spurs injury victim

    Posted Jul 25th 2013, 12:00am by James Porteous

    ... signings manager Paolo di Canio has made this summer as he seeks to reshape his squad; though they had the better of the opening exchanges, it was Tottenham who opened the scoring in the 27th ... Another of Di Canio's new signings, Cabral, equalised before half-time, bursting from midfield to finish calmly past Heurelho Gomes. Sunderland went ahead in the 64th minute after Wes Brown ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Van Persie breaks drought as United close in on title

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... this game." Earlier, Sunderland won 3-0 at local rivals Newcastle United to fire their bid to avoid relegation and give Paolo Di Canio a memorable victory in his first northeast derby. Stephane ... Agence France-Presse Dutchman scores first goal in 11 games, while Di Canio gets first win in Tyne-Wear derby Van Persie breaks drought as United close in on title Manchester United took ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Pellegrini returns to Hong Kong to boost City campaign

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 12:00am by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... for Sunderland team manager Paolo di Canio. The Spurs winger scored a 90th-minute goal from 25 yards to give them a 1-0 win over Sunderland in their last match of the season on May 19, although ... them as Spurs have plenty of quality to choose from," said the defender. "We have to be 100 per cent focused with or without Bale." Di Canio, meanwhile, paid high tribute ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    New boy Giaccherini arrives with Sunderland

    Posted Jul 22nd 2013, 12:00am by CHAN KINWA

    ... Emanuele Giaccherini, in an attempt to win the Barclays Asia Trophy which kicks off this week. Team manager Paolo Di Canio, who took over from Martin O'Neill early in the year, said they would ... meet in Saturday's final and the two others play for third place. Di Canio did not say whether Giaccherini, who joined from Serie A side Juventus last week, would start in either game. ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Gareth Bale to join Tottenham Spurs squad for Asia Trophy match in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 15th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... shortlisted for player of the year in Europe. Spurs will kick off the competition against Sunderland at Hong Kong Stadium a week on Wednesday. They will be hoping to repeat their victory over Paolo Di Canio's team in the final match of the 2012-13 Premier League season, when Bale's 90th-minute wonder strike sealed a thriller at White Hart Lane. Bale, who scored 24 goals in all competitions ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Learning experience for Manchester City youth in Hong Kong Soccer Sevens

    Posted May 25th 2013, 12:00am by James Tu

    ... being sent on for their Premier League debuts. Ball said the impact of new manager Paolo Di Canio had been significant. "Paolo's arrival has given the players a great deal ...




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