Carlo Ancelotti gives Italy FA condition to become Azzurri boss

Carlo Ancelotti

Carlo Ancelotti will reportedly not enter genuine negotiations for the Italy job until FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio’s future is confirmed. The former Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, PSG, Chelsea and Milan boss is the hot favourite to replace sacked Giampiero Ventura after the Azzurri failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup. According to the Corriere…

Juventus star excluded from Argentina squad for friendlies against Nigeria, Russia as Messi, others make the team (Check List here)

Messi and Di MARIA

Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain has once again been left out of the Argentina squad, but Roma’s Diego Perotti is included. Since Jorge Sampaoli took over as Coach of the Albiceleste, Higuain hasn’t been called up and he has again been excluded for the games with Russia and Nigeria, reports Football Italia. Pipita has four goals…

Isco double, Morata’s goal seal win for Spain over hapless Italy (Watch video clips of goals)

Alvaro Morata

Real Madrid midfielder Isco and Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata were on hand to deliver devastating blows to Italy’s World Cup qualification aspiration as the La Roja ran away with 3-0 victory over the hard-fighting Azzurri. But Spain all-but-booked their place at the 2018 World Cup on Saturday, while Italy are heading to the play-off. Italy…

Betting suspended on Antonio Conte losing his job at Chelsea

Abramovich and Conte

Former Italy Coach Antonio Conte is under scrutiny after several bookmakers suspended betting on Chelsea giving him the sack. A flurry of suspicious bets in London prompted some betting companies to refuse any more money on him being the next Premier League manager to be axed. It is reported Conte was not at the club’s…