Fabio Capello

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 24th, 2013
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One that got away: Victor Moses speaks of Fabio Capello’s snub, England’s loss and Nigeria’s gain The Chelsea star represented England at every level up to Under-21, but turned to Nigeria after being given the silent treatment by Capello and Stuart Pearce Victor Moses has ­revealed ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Oct 16th, 2012
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The Netherlands maintained their perfect World Cup 2014 qualification record with a 4-1 win in Romania on Tuesday. A thrilling first half saw Jeremain Lens and Bruno Martins Indi put the visitors two goals ahead in the opening half hour, before a brilliant solo effort from Ciprian Marica pulled the h...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Sep 5th, 2012
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The Netherlands begin life under coach Louis van Gaal for the second time as qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup begins in earnest. One of the traditional powerhouses of world football despite their small population, the Netherlands reached the final of 2010 World Cup in South Africa, losing 1-0 t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Aug 15th, 2012
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Newly-appointed Russia coach Fabio Capello will begin his mission to lead the national side into the 2014 World Cup finals with a home friendly against the Ivory Coast on Wednesday. Capello has said his task is to rebuild confidence in a squad still reeling from their early exit from Euro 2012. ̶...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
May 16th, 2012
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Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been handed a surprise call-up for Euro 2012 as Rio Ferdinand was made the big-name casualty in Roy Hodgson’s 23-man England squad. Steven Gerrard has also been confirmed as captain for the tournament. Former England captain Ferdinand has been axed from the line-up &...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
May 16th, 2012
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Lazio are ready to pounce if Roberto Di Matteo is overlooked for the Chelsea manager’s job. Di Matteo has been in charge since Roman Abramovich sacked Andre Villas-Boas in March and in the last 10 weeks has won the FA Cup and steered the Blues to the Champions League final. Bayern Munich lie in...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Mar 5th, 2012
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Could the man who never really went away be about to come back? Or could it be the only man to have succeeded in overshadowing him who touches down in London? As if captured by the Spanish game, by the two giants forever condemned to confrontation, Chelsea may be about to take José Mourinho versus [&...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Mar 5th, 2012
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José Mourinho Odds 5-2 Age 49 Club Real Madrid Why he’s right for Roman The Portuguese may feel he has unfinished business at Chelsea after the manner of his departure. He has won the European Cup at Internazionale and Porto, and is thought to be unhappy in Spain – he was seen house-hunting in ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Mar 4th, 2012
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Losing at the Hawthorns left Chelsea fifth in the table. Roberto Di Matteo will take charge of the team until the end of the season. Villas-Boas was only appointed eight months ago and cost billionaire owner Roman Abramovich £13.3m to land from Porto. In a statement Chelsea said: “Andre Villas-...
By IndepthAfrica
In Sports
Feb 28th, 2012
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FULL-TIME England 2-3 Holland The game ended with another Holland attack, Emanuelson trying to carve out room for a shot, the ball coming out to Van Bommel, and his effort from distance dragged wide. So full-time it is, and Holland ensure the ‘Stuart Pearce era’ will really be more of a s...