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Former players throw light on ‘disrespectful’ De Boer at Inter

Frank De Boer's stay at Inter Milan was very short-lived and although he didn't last that long with the Nerazzurri, just four months, a good number of the players he managed at that time have just harsh words for him. De Boer became Inter Milan's at the start of the 2016/17 campaign after he was hired as the successor to Roberto Mancini on a three-year deal. He started off with a pre-season win but struggled when competitive football began. His stay at Inter Milan will easily pass for a failed managerial move. The club provided him with the needed reinforcements and depth he needed, or so it seemed at the time.  Inter Milan signed Joao Mario and Gabriel Barbosa a.k.a Gabigol in big-money deals. They also secured a deal for Turkish full-back Caner Erkin. However, these signings did...

Club World Cup Final – Liverpool vs Flamengo preview

Liverpool will face Flamengo in the final of the Club World Cup on Saturday. This game will see the winners of the UEFA Champions League taking on the winners of the Copa Libertadores. The Reds survived a scare against Monterrey on Wednesday as they needed a late winner from Roberto Firmino to seal a place in the final while Flamengo came from behind to beat Al Hilal on Tuesday. Jurgen Klopp's men will be determined to win their first silverware of the season on Saturday. This is one competition they've not won having lost a final to Sao Paulo in 2005.  The competition may not be revered as much as other elite competitions, but Klopp will be looking to maintain his side's fine form before they return to Premier League action. Therefore, it is expected that more renowned first-team...