European champions, Chelsea football club are currently among the top contenders for the premier league tittle this season. The Blues are seen as one of the big clubs with the capability to rival the likes of Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United. Despite the high chances of winning trophies with Chelsea,some players were seen leaving in the last summer transfer window.
Manchester United may have won their champions league match against Unai Emery's led Villarreal at the Old Trafford stadium on Wednesday night, but the labored performance by the Red Devils has the fans disgruntled if the manager is the right man to end their trophy drought. Their is no doubt about the plethora of talents that Ole Gunnar Solkjaer has at his disposal as he currently manages one of the most expensively assembled teams in the world and now their is intense pressure to deliver a trophy this season.
The UEFA euros tournament came to a dramatic climax with Roberto Mancini's led Italy clashing with England at the finals staged at the Wembley stadium a match the Azurri's got the better of the three lions after post-match penalties. Luke Shaw had given the Gareth Southgate-coached side an early lead as he bundled home a Kieran Trippier cross before Italy equalized with a scrappy finish from Leonardo Bonucci with the outcome of the match decided via post-match penalties after a stalemate in extra time.
Well, Chelsea is one of the clubs which were active during this year's summer transfer window. Many Chelsea fans are only aware of the arrival of Romelu Lukaku and Saul Niguez. However, it should be noted that there are several players who left the club during this year's summer transfer window.
The Italians are the reigning European champions, and they are also the toppers of Group C. As of now, only Switzerland seem capable to raise a challenge for that top-most spot, and for this precise reason, Roberto Mancini’s men will go after a win this Sunday.
Italy thoroughly defeated European minnows 5-0, as Roberto Mancini continue to make giant stride enroute to qualifying for the World Cup. The Chelsea midfielder wore the captain’s armband for the Azzurris as he led Italy for the first time in his career. It was a record in Italy, as no non-native Italian have worn the captain’s armband for Italy for the past 61 years.
30 football players were recently nominated for the most prestigious individual award in football. Balon d'Or trophy will be awarded to the winner on November 29 in Paris at a gala event at the Chatelet Theatre. Roberto Mancini believes that Jorginho is the best candidate to win the award and it would be strange if he does not win it.
According to rumors, Arsenal is planning to fire Mikel Arteta before the transfer window shuts in order to bring in Antonio Conte and Lautaro Martinez as the Italian manager's first signings. Arteta's position as Arsenal manager is in jeopardy, and he could be sacked. The club may hire a former Inter Milan manager who would request Lautaro Martinez as a signing, and Lautaro would surrender to his previous boss.
The UEFA Nation league first semi finals kick-off tonight as Italy take on Spain. And Premier league club Chelsea had released there players for the October International two break. The blues had both Cesar, Emerson, Jorginho leave for Spain and Italy respectively. After a perfect display against Southampton.
Mario Balotelli Mario Balotelli started his professional football career at Lumezzane. He later joined Inter Milan in the year 2007. Inter manager Roberto Mancini brought Balotelli into the first team, unfortunately Roberto Mancini left Inter Milan to join the English Premier league team Manchester City. Photo COURTESY
According to Italian Journalist Ekrem Konur, Arsenal have made a convincing offer for Sassuolo and Italian midfielder Manuel Locatelli since they are keen to land the Euro 2020 winner into their squad ahead of the new campaign which will begin in a month time. However the midfielder is reported to be interested with a move to the Serie A heavyweight Juventus this summer, rather than switching to the Emirates stadium.
Being a premier league manager is not an easy task. A lot of skills are needed in order to succeed and be able to remain calm in high pressure situations. Sometimes it become so hard for managers to stay compost with their players. Here are times when coaches lost their minds with players.
Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel has been fated as the UEFA Men's Coach of The Year, 2020/2021 after he guided the Blues to their second-ever Champions League trophy last season. The German was awarded during the 2021-2022 UCL group stage draw in Istanbul, Turkey. Tuchel beat Manchester City's Pep Guardiola and Italy's Roberto Mancini to win the coveted trophy.
Roberto Mancini's Italy settled a goalless draw when when they played Switzerland in Basel. Italy set up another milestone despite drawing against Switzerland, enjoying a streak of 36 matches without losing. By achieving this, the Azzurri has become the first European team to reach this milestone.
In 2012; Immobile, Verratti and Insigne won Serie B together with Pescara. In 2021; Immobile, Verratti and Insigne wins EURO2020 together with Italy. Italy become Euro2020 Champions with Saka's fifth penalty miss. From the second division to European Champions. What a journey it's been for Italy's three musketeers.
The Italian manager Roberto Mancini is not remembered by football fans as one of the best during his professional career days as a footballer. However, he scored crucial goals that helped the different clubs he played for win trophies. Some of the clubs he played for include Bologna, Sampdoria, Lazio and Leicester City.
Roberto Mancini is an Italian football manager and former player who is the manager of the Italy national team. Roberto Mancini believes that Italy proved their doubters wrong by reaching the final of Euro 2020, but admitted they had to suffer to reach their first major tournament final in nine years.
The FA last week was fined by Uefa for misconduct of their fans during the semi-finals against Denmark. The fans booed during the national anthem and even went ahead to point laser rays at Denmark's goal keeper during the penalty that Harry Kane scored. In the game, England were beaten by Italy on penalties.
Italy have defeated England in the finals of the Euro 2020 which was played at Wembley, England. The Azzuri's had gone into the tournament undefeated since their miss at the World Cup 2018 which was played in Russia. Roberto Mancini was appointed the new manager as the 56 year- old had already agreed a two-year deal to succeed Gian Piero Ventura who was sacked after missing the 2018 world cup.
Italy is back to its dominant position in Europe after winning the 2029 European championship beating England in the final. The Azzurri has struggled since winning the 2006 World Cup and they have never with the only year they came to winning a trophy being in the 2012 Euros final.