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  1. Sport - Soccer

    O'Neill labels Di Canio a 'managerial charlatan'

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 12:39am by Reuters

    ... Reuters O'Neill labels Di Canio 'managerial charlatan' Former Sunderland manager Martin O'Neill has branded his sacked successor Paolo di Canio a "managerial ... was disappointed by Di Canio's comments, the former Celtic and Aston Villa manager did not hold back. Paolo stepped in there and basically, as weeks ran on, he ran out of excuses. I had a wry smile ...

  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 - Home and Away

    Di Canio, the tyrant, unlikely to be seen again in the EPL

    Posted Sep 28th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... clash against a Roman tyrant. The mighty clan of Weirsiders defeated their power-crazed emperor, Paolo Di Canio, last weekend in scenes that will ensure one particular page in the EPL history ... Peter Simpson Due diligence and sensibility were forgotten and his fate was sealed from day one- he was too combustible for EPL Di Canio, the tyrant, unlikely to be seen again On any given ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Q&A: Paolo di Croce

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by Susan Jung

    ... Bernice Chan The secretary general of Slow Food International talks to Bernice Chan about why Hong Kong needs to change pace when it comes to how we eat Paolo Di Croce You've been here for less than 24 hours. What are your impressions of Hong Kong? "We had a good dinner at Kin's Kitchen. It was interesting to see such attention being paid by the chef. He cares ...


    More than points at stake as Liverpool and Manchester United go head-to-head

    Posted Jan 12th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... legendary striker Paolo di Canio won a Fifa Fair Play award in 2001 after he stopped a match at Goodison Park. With Everton goalkeeper Paul Gerrard injured and the goal open, Di Canio chose to catch ... "You see it on reality television shows, where some people become famous just for acting in a bad way," Di Canio added. Spoken like a true sportsman. ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 12:00am

    ... in the Premier League these days through a fear factor Hull manager Steve Bruce on the sacking of Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - A BAD WEEK FOR ...

    A Bad Week for..., September 29, 2013

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am

    ... to life in prison.   Paolo Di Canio The irascible Italian became the first English Premier League manager to lose his job this season when he was dismissed last Sunday after a 3-0 defeat at West ... to British media, several players threatened to go on strike if Di Canio kept his job.   Timothy Tong Hin-ming The former head of the Independent Commission Against Corruption admitted he had made ...

  9. Sport - Soccer

    Short Soccer, January 9, 2013

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... Glory." AFP   Di Canio prepared to fund promotion push Swindon Town manager Paolo di Canio says he will pay out of his own pocket to bolster the English third-tier club's promotion ambitions. ... City after their deals expire. "I will put my own money in to keep them," Di Canio said. "I will spend £20,000 (HK$249,000) or £30,000 and put my money in to keep them ...

  10. 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,” ...




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