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Inter Milan To Play Two League Home Games Behind Closed Doors

Inter Milan will play two Serie A home matches behind closed doors as punishment for the racist chants directed towards Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly, the Italian league announced on Thursday. Koulibaly was subjected to monkey noises from the crowd several times during Inter’s 1-0 win at the San Siro on Wednesday, leading Napoli to ask for the match to be …

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Lacklustre Liverpool Unlocked By Lorenzo Insigne’s Late Winner

Liverpool were overrun by Napoli before Lorenzo Insigne’s late winner gave the Italians a 1-0 win to go top of Group C on Wednesday. The hosts had the better chances throughout as Insigne, Jose Callejon, Fabian Ruiz and Arkadiusz Milik all threatened under-pressure Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson. Lorenzo Insigne scored after 90 minutes in a game Napoli dominated from the start with …

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Ancelotti Unhappy With Hungarian Referee For Liverpool Game

Napoli coach Carlo Ancelotti said Tuesday he was surprised by the choice of Hungarian Viktor Kassai to referee the Champions League Group C game against Liverpool in Naples. The Italian was furious with the official after his Bayern Munich side were eliminated from the Champions League by Real Madrid in 2017. “The referee brings back bad memories for me relating …

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Chelsea Boss Sarri Found Out He Was Sacked As Napoli Coach On TV

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New Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri revealed on Friday that he found out he was sacked as coach of his previous club Napoli on television. Sarri had two years left on his contract after leading his hometown club to challenge champions Juventus for the title last season. But after Sarri asked for more time to consider his future, former Chelsea and …

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Done Deal: Chelsea Complete £57m Signing Of Jorginho

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 13: Chelsea Unveil New Signing Jorginho at Stamford Bridge on July 13, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

Chelsea have announced the signing of Italian international Jorginho from Napoli. The midfielder has signed a five-year contract at Stamford Bridge, and becomes Chelsea’s first major signing of the summer in a deal believed to be worth around £57m (€65m). Jorginho is a Blue! ?#WelcomeJorginho pic.twitter.com/Uwh5h3gecx — Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) July 14, 2018 His arrival comes hot on the heels of …

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Chelsea Confirm The Appointment Of Maurizio Sarri As New Head Coach

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Chelsea Unveil New Head Coach Maurizio Sarri at Stamford Bridge on July 14, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

The latest managerial saga at Chelsea has finally come to a conclusion. Less than 24 hours after the club finally confirmed the dismissal of Antonio Conte, Chelsea have announced the appointment of Maurizio Sarri as their new head coach. Maurizio Sarri is the new Chelsea head coach! Full story: https://t.co/qQwb5xZT3f#WelcomeSarri pic.twitter.com/DCNfoVCoz6 — Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) July 14, 2018 The Italian …

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Chelsea Sack Antonio Conte Ahead Of Maurizio Sarri’s Arrival

during The Emirates FA Cup Final between Chelsea and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on May 19, 2018 in London, England.

According to strong reports in Italy, Chelsea have finally brought Antonio Conte’s reign as manager to an end. Speculation surrounding the former Juventus manager’s position at Stamford Bridge had been fevered since an apparent breakdown in relations between Conte and the Chelsea board. A disappointing fifth-placed finish in the league last season, condemning them to Europa League football next year, …

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Watch: Koulibaly Goes From Hero To Zero As Red Card And Napoli Loss Puts Juventus In Driving Seat

Kalidou Koulibaly was sent off early as Napoli succumbed to a Giovanni Simeone hat-trick in a shock 3-0 defeat at Fiorentina that edged Juventus closer to a seventh successive Serie A title on Sunday. With just three games left, Juventus have a four-point lead on closest challengers Napoli and could wrap up yet another ‘Scudetto’ next weekend. Koulibaly, labelled a …

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