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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

    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 ...

  3. Sport - Soccer

    Di Canio unfazed by Sunderland’s Everton hex

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 09:24am by Agence France-Presse in Sunderland

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sunderland, United Kingdom  Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio knows history is not on his side as he attempts to build on his team’s derby triumph at Newcastle United by beating Everton on Saturday. Sunderland have not won against Everton since 2001, but Di Canio dismisses any talk of a hoodoo. “The players don’t know the stats,” he said. “Our problem ...

  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 - Soccer - SOCCER

    Moyes unfazed by United's frustrating start

    Posted Oct 05th 2013, 04:35pm

    ... in the circumstances. But a loss at Sunderland, which sits bottom of the table without a manager after Paolo Di Canio’s sacking and still waiting for their first win of the season, would hand United a third ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    Axe poised to fall on Saints' Adkins

    Posted Nov 10th 2012, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... out two colourful fellow Italians to shed hope and light on St Mary's foreboding gloom. Paolo Di Canio, the boss of League One Swindon, and Gianluca Vialli, the former Chelsea manager, ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

    Ashley Cole urged by Roberto di Matteo to sign new Chelsea contract

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:51am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London After defender scores the winner against Stoke, Chelsea manager Di Matteo admits he is very keen to keep him at Stamford Bridge Goal adds value for Cole in talks on new deal Roberto di Matteo urged Ashley Cole to sign a new Chelsea contract after the England full-back scored the only goal as the Premier League leaders beat Stoke 1-0 at Stamford ...

  8. Sport - Soccer - ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

    Chelsea had expected Eden Hazard's swift impact, Roberto Di Matteo says

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Di Matteo unsurprised by influence of his £32-million acquisition after the Belgian scores one and sets up another against Newcastle Hazard impact just whatwe expected, say Chelsea Chelsea coach Roberto Di Matteo says he is not surprised by the immediate impact Eden Hazard is having on the Premier League. The Belgium attacker scored his first ...

  9. Sport - Soccer - SPAIN

    Jese Rodriguez's strike sends Real Madrid into King's Cup semi-finals

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 09:35pm by Reuters

    ... himself for the rest of the half as he made a series of saves, most notably from Ronaldo and Angel di Maria. The visitors began to provide a threat of their own towards the end of the half ...

  10. Sport - Soccer

    Real Madrid destroy Copenhagen

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 10:11am by Associated Press in Frankfurt, Germany

    ... Associated Press in Frankfurt, Germany Ronaldo and Angel Di Maria each score two goals Ronaldo and Angel Di Maria scored two goals each for Real Madrid in a 4-0 rout of Copenhagen, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic notched a brace for Paris Saint-Germain in a 3-0 demolition of Benfica. United stayed true to its stuttering start in its first season after Alex Ferguson by conceding a late ...




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