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Levy’s recent managerial indecisions should be cause for concern
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Levy’s recent managerial indecisions should be cause for concern

Tottenham Hotspur have been in the news since the end of the 2020 Premier League season, and this is due to their chase for the manager that would replace Jose Mourinho at the managerial helm ahead of next season. Regardless, it should be noted that the Portuguese has moved on with Roma in Serie A and will be planning on exploits with the Stadio Olimpico outfit next season. According to reports, this hasn't been the case with Daniel Levy's side as they continue their pursuit of a manager after starting and ending discussions with as many as three managers in the space of a few weeks. THE BEGINNING OF LEVY'S FUNNY DECISIONS Seeing how the reports are making rounds, If Spurs' managerial choices were put up to attract bets, there would likely be lots of available options and a betting...
Serie A – Milan clubs regain glory; Juventus have work to do
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Serie A – Milan clubs regain glory; Juventus have work to do

The Serie A also had its share of major changes in dominance in the 2020/21 season. A new champion emerged against all odds in Antonio Conte's Inter Milan as Juventus' stranglehold on the title for close to a decade was halted. The champions went on to end the season on a high as they thrashed Udinese 5:1 at home on the final day of the season. The performances they put up even after being confirmed as champions is a pointer that they will be up for it next season. This means that Juventus have their work cut out for them if they want to regain their status as the best club in Italy because the Nerazzurri are the best in the land presently. READ: Foxes gradually attaining status as final day top four bottlers Furthermore, it appears that the glory days of the Milan clubs are ba...
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Bayern make £39million bid for Kalidou Koulibaly

Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich have tabled a bid of £39million to Napoli for the services of center-back Kalidou Koulibaly to partner new signing Dayot Upamecano in the center of the Bavarian defense. The Napoli center-back has also been linked with the two Manchester outfits in England and has established himself as one of the most coveted defenders in Europe. Kalidou Koulibaly, 29, has made it into the Serie A team of the year for four consecutive seasons, won the best defender in Serie A award, and also won the Coppa Italia with Napoli in 271 games for the club. The report by Tuttosport suggests that Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis and Koulibaly's representatives met Fali Ramadani to discuss Bayern's offer for the Senegalese international who has been capped 44 times fo...
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Conte left frustrated after Coppa Italia loss to Napoli

Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte has voiced his frustrations after Wednesday's semi-final Coppa Italia 1 nil loss to Napoli at home. He made it clear that Napoli were the better side on the day and also have an impressive squad. He also blamed his side, admitting that they have a long way to go and are just at the beginning of the journey. “The derby took away a lot of energy, especially nervous,” he began “I made five changes from Sunday to bring in fresh legs, but Napoli beat Juventus, Lazio and Liverpool this season, so that means they’ve got quality there. READ: Ajax boss Ten Hag – Ziyech plotted departure a long time ago ”I’d say that, after Juventus, Napoli have the most impressive squad in Serie A. ”Gennaro Gattuso was smart to sit back, wait and go on the counter. W...
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Gattuso leaves AC Milan

Gennaro Gattuso has decided to quit his job with Serie A outfit AC Milan after failing to lead them to next season's UEFA Champions League competition. The Rossoneri finished the 2018/19 league season with 68 points, just 1 behind local rivals Inter Milan who took the final UCL qualification slot on the log. Therefore, AC Milan will have to participate in the UEFA Europa League next season. The disappointing campaign ensured that Gennaro Gattuso called it quits at the San Siro after a meeting with the club hierarchy which included Chief Executive, Ivan Gazidis. READ: https://footiehound.com/luis-suarez-slams-questions-over-barcelona-commitment/ It's also being reported that the Sporting Director of the club, Leonardo Araujo will follow Gattuso out the AC Milan door in coming d...
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Gattuso handed 1 game ban for confronting referee in Supercup loss

AC Milan boss Gennaro Gattuso received a 1-game touchline ban on Thursday for an angry confrontation with the referee after his side lost 1 nil to Juventus in the Italian Supercup. Gattuso confronted the referee for supposedly failing to award Milan a penalty after Juve midfielder Emre Can fouled Andrea Conti in the course of the game. The manager received the ban from the Lega Serie A and was fined US$17,000 for his conduct. READ: Pogba – Solskjaer has given us a pattern and a structure According to reports, Gatusso was handed the ban for "shouting at the referee in a threatening manner and challenging his decisions, as well as having subsequently, while waiting for the prize-giving ceremony, addressed further offensive words and insinuations towards the referee". The docto...
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Wenger – My move to AC Milan is fake news

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has come out to clear the air on recent speculations linking him with a move to replace Gennaro Gattuso at AC Milan. The Frenchman went ahead to brand the speculations as false. He denied the news outrightly. Wenger left Arsenal in the summer and was replaced by Unai Emery. READ: Neymar says referee Kuipers was disrespectful after Napoli draw The Frenchman has not taken up any managerial role since then but has been continuously linked with a move to some of Europe's elite clubs. In a chat with BeIN Sports, Wenger said: “The only thing I can say is that it’s fake news” “If I would sign somewhere I would tell you but it’s wrong news. I cannot master the rumors, only what I do in my life. “I’m just focused on doing well for BeIN Sport...