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The Sport Review
Gianfranco Zola: This is who Chelsea must sign this summerGianfranco Zola believes that Chelsea must bring in defensive reinforcements in
Gianfranco Zola: This is who Chelsea must sign this summer
The Sport Review / Posted yesterday
Gianfranco Zola believes that Chelsea must bring in defensive reinforcements in the summer transfer window. The Blues have been linked with a host of players as Antonio Conte prepares for his first season in charge of the west London club. Conte... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Conte intent on improving Chelsea defence – Zolalegend Gianfranco Zola has claimed that Antonio Conte will be looking to improv
Conte intent on improving Chelsea defence – Zola
tribalfootball.com / Posted 2 days ago
legend Gianfranco Zola has claimed that Antonio Conte will be looking to improve the Blues defence when he arrives at the club. The Italian manager has employed a 3-5-2 system with the Italian national team at Euro2016 and Zola believes that he will... Read more
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FIFA
Zola: Maradona would have scored more todayChelsea legend Gianfranco Zola enjoyed a charmed career full of moments of unfo
Zola: Maradona would have scored more today
FIFA / Posted 3 days ago
Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola enjoyed a charmed career full of moments of unforgettable skill and elegance as he weaved his way across Europe and into fans’ hearts. And yet, despite all the titles and accolades - including the UEFA Super Cup, UEFA... Read more
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The News and Star
How much do you know about the 1988 European championships?ProtasovWhich Italian striker - who went on both play for and manage Chelsea -
How much do you know about the 1988 European championships?
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
ProtasovWhich Italian striker - who went on both play for and manage Chelsea - was named in the team of the tournament? Gianfranco Zola Roberto Mancini Gianluca VialliTwo players scored for England during the tournament. Who were they? Tony... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Giggs not on Forest radar but Michel is still among Reds' optionssquad return to full pre-season training on Monday, seem likely to head down th
Giggs not on Forest radar but Michel is still among Reds' options
Nottingham Post / Posted 4 days ago
squad return to full pre-season training on Monday, seem likely to head down the path of appointing an overseas coach - with Gianfranco Zola, the Italian former West Ham and Watford manager, also previously having been heavily linked with t... Read more
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International Business Times
Ryan Giggs set to leave Manchester United after 29 years following Nottingham Forest job links with the job before taking over at Real Betis, while Nigel Pearson, Neil Warnoc
Ryan Giggs set to leave Manchester United after 29 years following Nottingham Forest job links
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
with the job before taking over at Real Betis, while Nigel Pearson, Neil Warnock, Martin O'Neill, Oscar Garcia, Michel and Gianfranco Zola are among the plethora of other coaches linked over recent months. Forest recruited Fiorentina's Pedro... Read more
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Sunderland FC
Peter Reid at 60My two central midfield players that day were Erik Waah and Paul Thirlwell, pla
Peter Reid at 60
Sunderland FC / Posted 5 days ago
My two central midfield players that day were Erik Waah and Paul Thirlwell, playing against the likes of Gus Poyet and [Gianfranco] Zola. “Quinny got two and Phillips got two. The club and support were on such a roll and we would give anyone a... Read more
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chad
Odds shorten on Giggs for Forest joba replacement for Dougie Freedman all summer and, with Pedro Pereira now in pla
Odds shorten on Giggs for Forest job
chad / Posted 5 days ago
a replacement for Dougie Freedman all summer and, with Pedro Pereira now in place at director of football, Neil Warnock, Gianfranco Zola and José Miguel González are thought to be possibles in a head coach role. Giggs looks set to leave Old... Read more
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give me sport
Ryan Giggs has made a big decision over his Man Utd future - announcement coming this week [Mirror]a 33/1 outsider for the role at the City Ground, but has tumbled to 8/1 over th
Ryan Giggs has made a big decision over his Man Utd future - announcement coming this week [Mirror]
give me sport / Posted 5 days ago
a 33/1 outsider for the role at the City Ground, but has tumbled to 8/1 over the last 24 hours. Former Chelsea maestro Gianfranco Zola is currently the favourite to take over at Forest, but the shortening of odds for Giggs, now fourth... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Manchester United Legend To Forest?for the job one way or another - we continued to be linked with former Olympiac
Manchester United Legend To Forest?
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 5 days ago
for the job one way or another - we continued to be linked with former Olympiacos gaffer Michel, Neil Warnock, even Gianfranco Zola and the other obvious links kept coming as well. However yesterday saw an interesting turn of events, as... Read more
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walesonline
Giggs on brink of leaving Man Utd and is linked with Nottm Forestfor Dougie Freedman's successor. From being a 33-1 outsider, Giggs is suddenly
Giggs on brink of leaving Man Utd and is linked with Nottm Forest
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
for Dougie Freedman's successor. From being a 33-1 outsider, Giggs is suddenly 1-2 on to land the Forest post. However, Gianfranco Zola and Real Madrid legend Michel are also in the mix and it remains to be seen if the speculation about Giggs... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Forest fans have their say as Ryan Giggs becomes odds on with bookies for Reds jobGiggs is a surprising 1/2 with Sky Bet, to take charge of the Reds. He has pus
Nottingham Forest fans have their say as Ryan Giggs becomes odds on with bookies for Reds job
Nottingham Post / Posted 6 days ago
Giggs is a surprising 1/2 with Sky Bet, to take charge of the Reds. He has pushed former West Ham United and Watford boss Gianfranco Zola into second favourite, at 9/4, while former Olympiacos coach Michel, who is believed to be a frontrunner for... Read more
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HITC Sport
Nottingham Forest fans discuss Ryan Giggs’ suitability on TwitterPremier League winner’s odds of becoming the new manager of the Championship cl
Nottingham Forest fans discuss Ryan Giggs’ suitability on Twitter
HITC Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Premier League winner’s odds of becoming the new manager of the Championship club are 1/2. Former West Ham United boss Gianfranco Zola is second favourite with odds of 9/4, while ex-Olympiacos and Marseille manager Michel’s odds are... Read more
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Squawka
Odds slashed for Man Utd fan favourite's shock Championship movesees him as a “threat” to his position at Old Trafford. Manchester United play
Odds slashed for Man Utd fan favourite's shock Championship move
Squawka / Posted 6 days ago
sees him as a “threat” to his position at Old Trafford. Manchester United players at Euro 2016: key stats and ratings Gianfranco Zola, Michel and Oscar Garcia are all apparently ahead of the Welshman in the queue to become the manager of... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Ryan Giggs' odds shorten on becoming new Nottingham Forest manager amid Manchester United exit claimmore: Forest have two preferred managerial targets in mind Michel is one of th
Ryan Giggs' odds shorten on becoming new Nottingham Forest manager amid Manchester United exit claim
Nottingham Post / Posted 6 days ago
more: Forest have two preferred managerial targets in mind Michel is one of the favourites to land the Forest job. Gianfranco Zola remains the favourite at 1/2, while Michel, the Real Madrid legend, is 4/1. Red Bull Salzburg coach Oscar... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Forest have two preferred managerial targetstowards the appointment of an overseas coach who is more accustomed to working
Nottingham Forest have two preferred managerial targets
Nottingham Post / Posted 7 days ago
towards the appointment of an overseas coach who is more accustomed to working amid a continental style structure, with Gianfranco Zola, the former West Ham, Watford and Cagliari coach thought to be among the front runners. Gianfranco Zola is... Read more
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HITC Sport
Italian Premier League legend made favourite for Nottingham Forest jobFollowing the appointment of director of football Pedro Pereira, bookmakers Sky
Italian Premier League legend made favourite for Nottingham Forest job
HITC Sport / Posted 7 days ago
Following the appointment of director of football Pedro Pereira, bookmakers SkyBet have slashed the odds on Gianfranco Zola becoming the next manager at the City Ground. During the owenership of Fawaz Al-Hasawi, the Midlands outfit have had seven... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Forest webchat with Paul Taylorthe next Forest manager. It still feels as though Forest are equally likely to
Nottingham Forest webchat with Paul Taylor
Nottingham Post / Posted 8 days ago
the next Forest manager. It still feels as though Forest are equally likely to plump for an overseas appointment, with Gianfranco Zola another manager very much in the frame. Gianfranco Zola is understood to be among Nottingham Forest's... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Nottingham Forest make offer to ex-Fiorentina sports chief Pedro Pereiraappoint a football director. The Championship club are still looking for a per
Nottingham Forest make offer to ex-Fiorentina sports chief Pedro Pereira
tribalfootball.com / Posted 9 days ago
appoint a football director. The Championship club are still looking for a permanent replacement for Dougie Freedman, with Gianfranco Zola amongst the contenders. Meanwhile, Forest are in talks with Pedro Pereira about a move to... Read more
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insidefutbol
Pedro Pereira Takes Nottingham Forest Director of Football Post2015/16 campaign for the club in the Championship last term. The City Ground ou
Pedro Pereira Takes Nottingham Forest Director of Football Post
insidefutbol / Posted 9 days ago
2015/16 campaign for the club in the Championship last term. The City Ground outfit have yet to appoint a new manager, with Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola the current bookmakers' favourite, followed by Oscar Garcia, Neil Warno... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Neil Warnock believes he can deliver Nottingham Forest promotionin the club, is understood to favour the appointment of a foreign coach, to wor
Neil Warnock believes he can deliver Nottingham Forest promotion
Nottingham Post / Posted 9 days ago
in the club, is understood to favour the appointment of a foreign coach, to work alongside a director of football, with Gianfranco Zola high on the shortlist of candidates. The odds of the former West Ham, Watford and Cagliari manager being... Read more
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HITC Sport
This happened when Hammers last met Chelsea in opening Premier League gamethe visitors level early in the second half. It would not last long though, as
This happened when Hammers last met Chelsea in opening Premier League game
HITC Sport / Posted 10 days ago
the visitors level early in the second half. It would not last long though, as Chelsea were soon back in the lead when Gianfranco Zola curled a delightful free kick into the corner to make it 2-1. They soon added to that as Mario Stanic curled... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Odds of Zola being next Nottingham Forest boss cut dramaticallyGianfranco Zola has been made the odds-on favourite to be the next manager of N
Odds of Zola being next Nottingham Forest boss cut dramatically
Nottingham Post / Posted 10 days ago
Gianfranco Zola has been made the odds-on favourite to be the next manager of Nottingham Forest by the nation's bookmakers. The Italian is now as short as 1/ 4 with Sky Bet, following a flurry of bets on him being installed at the City Ground. They... Read more
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Chelsea FC
Hammered homeAfter Italians Paolo Di Canio and Gianfranco Zola traded goals early in the sec
Hammered home
Chelsea FC / Posted 10 days ago
After Italians Paolo Di Canio and Gianfranco Zola traded goals early in the second half, it was a show-stopping effort from Stanic which stole the headlines. When it comes to debut goals, few can match his wonder strike for the combination of skill... Read more
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HITC Sport
Nottingham Forest managerial candidate comments on his futureDespite being linked with a host of names such as Neil Warnock, Gianfranco Zola
Nottingham Forest managerial candidate comments on his future
HITC Sport / Posted 11 days ago
Despite being linked with a host of names such as Neil Warnock, Gianfranco Zola, Steve Evans and Tim Sherwood among others, Nottingham Forest have been taking a lot of time over the appointment of their next permanent manager. Chairman Fawaz Al... Read more
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Chelsea FC
Share your Blues views in magazineClaudio Ranieri's eventful period as manager or the many fantastic moments prov
Share your Blues views in magazine
Chelsea FC / Posted 13 days ago
Claudio Ranieri's eventful period as manager or the many fantastic moments provided by Chelsea Player of the Year winners Gianfranco Zola and Carlo Cudicini. There is a list below of all our Italians to help jog your memory, so all you need to do... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Euro 96 and Liverpool: Twenty years on from Anfield helping football come hometwo days earlier, the pressure was on Italy to keep pace against Russia. Don't
Euro 96 and Liverpool: Twenty years on from Anfield helping football come home
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 days ago
two days earlier, the pressure was on Italy to keep pace against Russia. Don't they all look young? Roberto Di Matteo, Gianfranco Zola and Demetrio Albertini congratulate goalscorer Pierluigi Casiraghi Anfield was turned into a sea of Blue as... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Next Reading FC manager latest and Championship gossipdefeat in 34 matches on home soil. Surprise, surprise Jaap Stam is leading the
Next Reading FC manager latest and Championship gossip
Reading Evening Post / Posted 15 days ago
defeat in 34 matches on home soil. Surprise, surprise Jaap Stam is leading the way with the bookies, closely followed by Gianfranco Zola and Phil Parkinson. Frank de Boer is now at 25/1 for the role. Rumours Southampton are eyeing him up to... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Southbanker: Waiting's fine, as long as Reading get the right man“Bienvenutu” Gianfranco Zola? “Shalom” Avram Grant? “Greetings” to the new Ro
Southbanker: Waiting's fine, as long as Reading get the right man
Reading Evening Post / Posted 15 days ago
“Bienvenutu” Gianfranco Zola? “Shalom” Avram Grant? “Greetings” to the new Royals manager. Select any of the above as and when appropriate but your guess is as good as mine! If the Thai owners had made an immediate decision they could have been... Read more
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HITC Sport
Jack Collison lauds management credentials of Chelsea and Bournemouth legendsUnited's Under 18s and also helping with Posh's U21 side. And Collison, who ha
Jack Collison lauds management credentials of Chelsea and Bournemouth legends
HITC Sport / Posted 16 days ago
United's Under 18s and also helping with Posh's U21 side. And Collison, who has played under the likes of Curbishley, Gianfranco Zola, Avram Grant, Sam Allardyce and Eddie Howe has been reflecting on what makes a good manager in an interview... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Next Reading FC manager latest and Championship gossipdo Reading and PSG have in common? Surprise, surprise Jaap Stam is leading the
Next Reading FC manager latest and Championship gossip
Reading Evening Post / Posted 17 days ago
do Reading and PSG have in common? Surprise, surprise Jaap Stam is leading the way with the bookies, closely followed by Gianfranco Zola and Phil Parkinson. Frank de Boer is now at 25/1 for the role. Rumours Southampton are eyeing him up to... Read more
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Squawka
The 20th anniversary of Euro 96 – When football came homehad signed in the weeks since Euro 96 and were part of a wave of new arrivals f
The 20th anniversary of Euro 96 – When football came home
Squawka / Posted 17 days ago
had signed in the weeks since Euro 96 and were part of a wave of new arrivals from the tournament to the Premier League. Gianfranco Zola, Roberto Di Matteo, Frank Leboeuf, Fabrizio Ravanelli, Patrik Berger, Florin Răducioiu and Aljoša Asanovi all... Read more
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HITC Sport
Jack Sullivan shares teamsheet showing how much has changed at West Hamin six. Back in 2009/10 West Ham entered the campaign having finished ninth th
Jack Sullivan shares teamsheet showing how much has changed at West Ham
HITC Sport / Posted 17 days ago
in six. Back in 2009/10 West Ham entered the campaign having finished ninth the season before under then rookie boss Gianfranco Zola. That season proved to be one long relegation battle with their Premier League safety secured a week before... Read more
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Nottingham Post
The clock's ticking in Nottingham Forest's manager searchover the line to promotion into the Championship. Beyond that, the names linke
The clock's ticking in Nottingham Forest's manager search
Nottingham Post / Posted 17 days ago
over the line to promotion into the Championship. Beyond that, the names linked with the role become a little flawed. Gianfranco Zola had a difficult time as he cut his teeth in management at West Ham, did rather better at Watford – instilling... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Next Royals manager latest and Championship transfer gossipa few of the best tweets Stam is 1/3 with Betfair and SkyBet. No change with
Next Royals manager latest and Championship transfer gossip
Reading Evening Post / Posted 17 days ago
a few of the best tweets Stam is 1/3 with Betfair and SkyBet. No change with the other leading contenders either, with Gianfranco Zola, Avram Grant, Phil Parkinson and Milinko Pantic still all up there. National reports on Tuesday, June 7,... Read more
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give me sport
Is this Chelsea's greatest ever XI?centre midfielder has scored some memorable goals as well - the equaliser at th
Is this Chelsea's greatest ever XI?
give me sport / Posted 18 days ago
centre midfielder has scored some memorable goals as well - the equaliser at the San Siro being the most memorable. CAM - Gianfranco Zola Widely regarded to be Chelsea's greatest ever player, the little Italian magician made number 25 his own.... Read more
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Nottingham Post
'Apostolos Vellios? I've never heard of him!' says Nottingham Forest legend Kenny Burnswas appointed and wasn't given the job, so I don't see what's changed since the
'Apostolos Vellios? I've never heard of him!' says Nottingham Forest legend Kenny Burns
Nottingham Post / Posted 18 days ago
was appointed and wasn't given the job, so I don't see what's changed since then. Forest chairman Fawaz Al Hasawi. I see Gianfranco Zola has come down in the bookies' odds for the job, but he's another one I don't think Forest should go for. He... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Latest on next Reading FC manager and Championship gossipNOT true Here are the latest odds...Milinko Pantic has faded while Frank de Bo
Latest on next Reading FC manager and Championship gossip
Reading Evening Post / Posted 18 days ago
NOT true Here are the latest odds...Milinko Pantic has faded while Frank de Boer is now on the shortlist Jaap Stam 1/3 Gianfranco Zola 7/2 Avram Grant 10/1 Phil Parkinson 14/1 Dennis Bergkamp 25/1 Frank de Boer 25/1 Crystal Palace, along... Read more
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HITC Sport
Why Steve Clarke is so vital to Di Matteo's Aston Villa rulehave been a tremendous gamble. But that's where Steve Clarke comes in. The man
Why Steve Clarke is so vital to Di Matteo's Aston Villa rule
HITC Sport / Posted 19 days ago
have been a tremendous gamble. But that's where Steve Clarke comes in. The man who worked under Jose Mourinho at Chelsea, Gianfranco Zola at West Ham United, and Kenny Dalglish at Liverpool is one of the most experienced assistant bosses around... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Gianfranco Zola gatecrashes race to become Nottingham Forest managerGianfranco Zola has gatecrashed the running for the Nottingham Forest manager's
Gianfranco Zola gatecrashes race to become Nottingham Forest manager
Nottingham Post / Posted 19 days ago
Gianfranco Zola has gatecrashed the running for the Nottingham Forest manager's job as the race to become Reds boss heats up. The former Chelsea star is fourth favourite to land the role with the Reds who are still on the hunt for a successor to... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Latest on next Reading FC manager and Championship gossipword from #bwfc either. Jaap Stam is still the favourite with the bookies - he
Latest on next Reading FC manager and Championship gossip
Reading Evening Post / Posted 19 days ago
word from #bwfc either. Jaap Stam is still the favourite with the bookies - he’s 8/15 with SkyBet and 4/6 with BetVictor. Gianfranco Zola has emerged as the second favourite now, ahead of Avram Grant, Milinko Pantic and Alex McLeish. Hello and... Read more
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Arsenal FC
FA Cup Semi-Finalsmost recent FA Cup Semi-Final to be staged at Highbury was an all-London affair
FA Cup Semi-Finals
Arsenal FC / Posted 21 days ago
most recent FA Cup Semi-Final to be staged at Highbury was an all-London affair between Chelsea and Wimbledon. Goals from Gianfranco Zola and Mark Hughes gave the Blues a 3-0 win and they went on to beat Middlesbrough 2-0 in the Final. With... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
An International Selection- Ruud Gullit (Holland) 5 - Marcel Desailly (France) 6 - John Terry (England)
An International Selection
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 21 days ago
- Ruud Gullit (Holland) 5 - Marcel Desailly (France) 6 - John Terry (England) 7 - Pat Nevin (Scotland) 8 - Gus Poyet (Uruguay) 9 - Didier Drogba (Ivory Coast) 10 - Gianfranco Zola (Italy) 11 - Eden Hazard (Belgium) That`s all there is t... Read more
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birminghammail
How Steve Clarke is remembered by his former clubshe helped bring to Stamford Bridge.West Ham United Clarke resigned fro his rol
How Steve Clarke is remembered by his former clubs
birminghammail / Posted 21 days ago
he helped bring to Stamford Bridge.West Ham United Clarke resigned fro his role at Chelsea when former Chelsea teammate Gianfranco Zola took over at West Ham. The two clubs are not exactly known for their friendship. He joined in September... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Next Reading FC manager updates and Championship gossipChelsea, Portsmouth and West Ham United boss Avram Grant is also a leading cont
Next Reading FC manager updates and Championship gossip
Reading Evening Post / Posted 21 days ago
Chelsea, Portsmouth and West Ham United boss Avram Grant is also a leading contender for the Royals job, while Gianfranco Zola, Milinko Pantic and Phil Parkinson are also in the running. According to SkyBet, Stam is 1/5 for the job,... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Look Who`s Interested in the Reading Job.source is also suggesting that someone else with Chelsea connections; is also s
Look Who`s Interested in the Reading Job.
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 21 days ago
source is also suggesting that someone else with Chelsea connections; is also showing an interest in the vacant position, one Gianfranco Zola. It`ll be interesting to see who gets the gig; we`ll certainly be keeping a watchful eye on proce... Read more
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birminghammail
Why Steve Clarke is the perfect assistant managerand into Europe. Sir Bobby Robson (Newcastle) helped shape his future while he
Why Steve Clarke is the perfect assistant manager
birminghammail / Posted 22 days ago
and into Europe. Sir Bobby Robson (Newcastle) helped shape his future while he also dealt with crisis at West Ham under Gianfranco Zola when the club hit deep financial trouble. The Scot has certainly done his time in the trenches and will know... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Euro 96 remembered: 9 things you might have forgotten from the tournament of our liveshindsight, Euro 96 may be one of the greatest tournaments ever in terms of the
Euro 96 remembered: 9 things you might have forgotten from the tournament of our lives
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 days ago
hindsight, Euro 96 may be one of the greatest tournaments ever in terms of the pure concentration of talent on show. Gianfranco Zola, Zinedine Zidane, Dennis Bergkamp, Michael Laudrup, Jurgen Klinsmann...everywhere you look there are stars.... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Next Reading FC manager updates and Championship gossipfavourite to replace Brian McDermott - he’s 1/11 with BetVictor. Also in the r
Next Reading FC manager updates and Championship gossip
Reading Evening Post / Posted 22 days ago
favourite to replace Brian McDermott - he’s 1/11 with BetVictor. Also in the running is Avram Grant, Milinko Pantic and Gianfranco Zola. Gary Rowett, Neil Warnock, Mick McCarthy and Paul Clement are also other names in the frame. Any of those... Read more
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birminghammail
Roberto Di Matteo set to be joined by another former West Brom bossas Di Matteo's number two. Like Italian Di Matteo, Clarke's CV reads well - ha
Roberto Di Matteo set to be joined by another former West Brom boss
birminghammail / Posted 23 days ago
as Di Matteo's number two. Like Italian Di Matteo, Clarke's CV reads well - having assisted Kenny Dalglish at Liverpool, Gianfranco Zola at West Ham, Jose Mourinho at Chelsea and Ruud Gullit at Newcastle, Albion then gave the Scot his first shot... Read more
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