Paolo Di Canio might have transformed Sunderland's fortunes in the past three weeks, but the Black Cats manager claims his side cannot take Premier League safety for granted.Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am
Sunderland won 3-0 in their Premier League derby at Newcastle United to enhance Di Canio's chances of leading the club away from trouble near the foot of the table.16 Apr 2013 - 5:04am
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 the potential to be equally explosive.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Paolo Di Canio achieved his ambition to manage in the Premier League with Sunderland - and immediately stepped into a row about his past statements on politics.7 Apr 2013 - 1:42am
Di Canio's arrival on Wearside as successor to the sacked Martin O'Neill triggered a storm of negative headlines about the Italian's notorious political views.7 Apr 2013 - 4:18am
Greek footballer Giorgos Katidis and Sunderland's new manager, Paolo di Canio, have much in common. Both hail from the sunny shores of the Mediterranean, both are talented footballers and both are in the dock for giving fascist salutes to fans.6 Apr 2013 - 5:24am
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 by Sunderland on Sunday.3 Apr 2013 - 10:11am
Zdenek Zeman's future as coach of AS Roma was placed in further doubt after the Serie A side suffered a 4-2 reverse at home to lowly Cagliari for their fifth straight game without a victory.3 Feb 2013 - 4:00am
The Oxford English Dictionary defines sportsmanship as "fair and generous in one's behaviour or treatment of others, especially in a game or sporting contest".12 Jan 2013 - 4:07am
Australian A-League club Perth Glory yesterday ruled out signing former England striker Michael Owen because they want someone younger.9 Jan 2013 - 3:04am