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Zola Expects Higuain To Be An Instint Hit At Chelsea

Chelsea assistant manager Gianfranco Zola has backed Gonzalo Higuain to make an instant impact at Stamford Bridge as the Argentina striker prepares for his debut this weekend. Higuain joined Chelsea on loan from Juventus on Thursday and could make his first appearance for the Blues in the FA Cup fourth-round tie against Sheffield Wednesday on Sunday. “There are players who …

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Antonio Conte’s Chelsea Departure Looks Set To Turn Ugly

MADRID, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 27: Coach Antonio Conte of Chelsea FC reacts during the UEFA Champions League 2017-18 match between Atletico de Madrid and Chelsea FC at the Wanda Metropolitano on 27 September 2017, in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Power Sport Images/Getty Images)

Chelsea haven’t even announced Antonio Conte’s departure yet, but the saga looks set to run for that bit longer. The Premier League side, by all accounts, parted company with Conte on Thursday as they look to have former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri appointed as their new head coach in the very near future. Indeed, the likes of John Terry and …

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Hull City Approach Chelsea Legend About Vacant Manager Job [Sky Italy]

WATFORD, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 2: Manager of Watford Gianfranco Zola looks on prior to kick off during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Leicester City at Vicarage Road on November 2, 2013 in Watford, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Hull City’s search for a new manager has led them to Chelsea great Gianfranco Zola, according to Sky Sports Italy this morning. Gazzetta Dello Sport had reported this morning that Zola was on a four-man shortlist to replace departed manager Steve Bruce, with Roberto Martínez, Chris Coleman and former USA boss Bob Bradley also under consideration by the Premier League …

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European Reunion: Premier League Well Represented At The Euros

As the 2016 European Championships kick off in France this weekend, England will be hoping they don’t make a swift exit from this particular european union and remain beyond June 23. The English Premier League (EPL) is contributing more players to this summer’s tournament than any other league. And the rebranded English Football League (EFL) will proudly provide just as …

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Top 5 Ridiculous Refeering Decisions

We at Pundit Arena have trawled through the internet to bring you an eclectic selection of dodgy football refereeing decisions. Not sure if they can be branded the five worst, but they have to be contenders. We particularly think no.5 in this collection represents a nadir for the refereeing profession. 1. Penalty awarded to Ireland vs Georgia (2009) When it …

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Premier League Heroes: Chelsea’s Gianfranco Zola

Today’s PL hero is a man that won the hearts of football fans worldwide. He is Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola. Gianfranco Zola lit the Premier League alight when he arrived to Chelsea Football Club from Parma in 1996 for £4.5m. The 5ft 6inch Italian had already proven himself in the Serie A but many didn’t think he would be able to …

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