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Tottenham's Davinson not scared of playing West Ham 22 Sep 2017 at 3:32pm

Tottenham new boy Davinson Sanchez on Franco Baresi, travelling two hours to training and why he's not scared of playing West Ham Perched on a chair and gesticulating excitedly, a rarity is taking place. A Premier League defender is extolling the virtues of, wait for it, defending.

Chelsea Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Alvaro Morata and Alex Sandro 16 Sep 2017 at 5:44am

Alvaro Morata has revealed he chose Chelsea over Manchester United this summer because of the presence of manager Antonio Conte, despite an offer from the Red Devils. Morata, who joined Chelsea from Real Madrid during the transfer window, also recounted how he nearly joined the Blues in the summer of 2016.

Kevin de Bruyne should be Pep Guardiola's first pick 15 Sep 2017 at 2:18am

Anarchy at Arsenal: Cologne thugs make Nazi salutes, urinate in streets and storm the turnstiles to force stadium into lockdown REVEALED: Herrera upset Mourinho after inviting friend with close links to Celta Vigo to training ground before clash with Spanish side MARTIN SAMUEL: There IS a way for kids to get a game in the Premier League, but not at an elite club... Mooy is an example 'Sanchez is Arsenal's most outstanding player... even when he's almost forced to play': Keown heaps praise on Chile star 'Chelsea were after me for a long time but Tottenham's project is impressive': Llorente reveals why he rejected Conte Everton suffer embarrassing defeat in Italy as Atalanta score THREE first-half goals to pile misery on Koeman's Toffees 'I'd be writing to Everton and asking them for a refund': Sutton calls on fans to be reimbursed after 'gutless' display by Toffees in Italy 20 years on ... (more)

Alvaro Morata responds to Eden Hazard saying he only scores with his head 14 Sep 2017 at 2:20am

Alvaro Morata admits he hopes to score a goal with his feet after Chelsea teammate Eden Hazard joked he needed to improve his finishing ability. The former Real Madrid striker has made a fine start to his career at Stamford Bridge, scoring three goals in his last four appearances.

Moses ready to fight for his place 8 Sep 2017 at 4:27am

Chelsea's Victor Moses insists he is prepared to battle new signing Davide Zappacosta for his first-team place at Stamford Bridge. Moses was unchallenged at wing-back last season, earning 34 league appearances, but now faces a fight from Italy international Zappacosta who arrived from Torino for a reported 23m, plus add-ons , on transfer deadline day.

John Stones is falling out of favour for England too 4 Sep 2017 at 5:28am

John Stones is falling out of favour for England as well as Manchester City, and Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp will be furious at Croatia's two games in 48 hours - 10 THINGS WE LEARNED While Premier League managers twiddle their thumbs and hope their stars do not pick up any injuries it was an important weekend for international managers across the globe. England's journey to Russia 2018 continues apace but it is a rocky road to Moscow for giants Italy and Argentina.

Davide Zappacosta adjustment to Chelsea disrupted by Italy crisis 3 Sep 2017 at 7:52am

Davide Zappacosta's adjustment to life at Chelsea has been rocked by an emergency call-up to the Italian national team. The right-back signed for the Blues on transfer deadline day , joining the club from Torino for around A 25million.

Watching, Conte? Morata displays sublime pace and movement to finish off Spai... 3 Sep 2017 at 5:38am

Alvaro Morata sent a message to Chelsea boss Antonio Conte with a brilliant goal for Spain in a comprehensive 3-0 defeat of Italy in World Cup qualifying. Real Madrid midfielder Isco was the star of the show in the Group G clash, with a brace in the first-half, and Morata put the icing on the cake with a sublime goal in the 77th minute after coming off the bench.

Isco turning talent into greatness - " Lopetegui 2 Sep 2017 at 11:34pm

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui believes Isco is finally making his abundant talent count after scoring twice as La Roja thrashed Italy 3-0 on Saturday to close in on qualification for the World Cup . After a difficult start to his career at Real Madrid after joining in 2013, Isco has blossomed under the tutelage of Zinedine Zidane in the past year and took his club form onto the international stage with a virtuoso performance.

Atletico Madrid want Diego Costa to end Chelsea exile 2 Sep 2017 at 3:30pm

Chelsea new boy Morata strikes and Isco hits a double for rampant Spain as they end Italy's 56-GAME unbeaten qualifying run in rout GLENN HODDLE: Rashford is just a kid but he can handle big-game pressure... and Slovakia are England's stiffest test Ex- Man United coach Coton lifts the lid at Old Trafford... Keane's rant about his villa was real reason Fergie axed him 'The boss of a club requires much more than this intellectual pornography': Sporting Lisbon director calls West Ham co-owner Sullivan a 'parasite' in row over failed Carvalho deal Mourinho is star turn at Game4Grenfell as he scores a penalty... but fails to save any in the shoot-out while playing in goal during charity match as Farah and Crouch star Notts Outlaws beat Birmingham Bears in NatWest T20 Blast final as Taylor and Patel keep them on course for treble Rooney will face the fury of Koeman as Everton star is warned to ... (more)

Chelsea's Morata must repay Conte after Real Madrid move 1 Sep 2017 at 6:42am

Spanish striker Alvaro Morata has admitted he needs to get tough if he is to take his chance at Chelsea and repay the faith placed in him by Antonio Conte. The former Real Madrid forward, who looks set to face Italy on Friday, told El Pais: 'I'm now with a team that have made a massive financial commitment for a Real Madrid substitute.

Chastened Chelsea sign Drinkwater, Zappacosta 31 Aug 2017 at 11:56pm

Premier League champions Chelsea completed a challenging transfer window on Friday by bringing in England midfielder Danny Drinkwater from Leicester City and Italy right-back Davide Zappacosta from Torino. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte saw moves for several targets fail to come off over the course of the transfer window, but has managed to boost his squad ahead of his side's Champions League campaign.

Zappacosta completes A 23m Chelsea move on four-year deal 31 Aug 2017 at 5:10pm

The Italy international has finalised a deadline day switch to Stamford Bridge from Torino, helping to bolster Antonio Conte's defensive ranks The Italy international emerged as a surprise target for the Blues on transfer deadline day, with Goal confirming Antonio Conte's interest . He jetted into west London for a medical on Thursday and, with all of the formalities completed, Torino confirmed that he has now linked up with the reigning Premier League champions.

Villa hails 'spectacular' Asensio and predicts another 'glorious' Spain era 29 Aug 2017 at 6:53am

With players like Marco Asensio developing well, the striker is hopeful La Roja can enjoy another period of extended success David Villa has hailed Marco Asensio as "spectacular" and believes Spain have the talent in their ranks to enjoy a new "glorious" era. Spain coach Julen Lopetegui handed New York City striker Villa a shock recall at the age of 35 for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Italy and Liechtenstein, with his last international appearance coming at the 2014 World Cup.

Antonio Conte can't put faith in Chelsea's youth 26 Aug 2017 at 3:22pm

And the former Italy boss insisted that despite the club's much vaunted youth programme, there are no young players ready to step up into the first team. 'You must decide if you want to fight for the title or develop your young players,' he said.

Juventus sell Vieira to Inter for $12.11 million (Wed Aug 2nd, 2006)
Juventus have sold France midfielder Patrick Vieira to Inter Milan for 9.5 million euros ($12.11 million), less than half what they paid for him a year ago.

Italy's press slams Materazzi ban (Mon Jul 24th, 2006)
FIFA's decision to hand Marco Materazzi a two-match suspension for insulting Zinedine Zidane in the World Cup final has drawn fierce criticism from the Italian press.

Vieira set for Inter move (Mon Jul 24th, 2006)
French midfielder Patrick Vieira will join Inter Milan from Juventus for about 13 million euros.

Donadoni takes Italian job (Thu Jul 13th, 2006)
Former international star Roberto Donadoni was named as the new coach of World Cup winners Italy, the Italian football federation said.

Scandal brought Italy squad together, says Lippi (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Italy's World Cup squad, who reached the final with an extra-time win over Germany on Tuesday, have always said the match-fixing scandal that has shaken Italian soccer has had no impact on their fortunes.

Press head over heels in love with Azzurri (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Italy's media hailed its players as heroes on Wedneday after they beat Germany 2-0 to reach the World Cup final but the good news from Berlin had to share front pages with stories of the soccer scandal sweeping the country.

Bring on the Martians says joyful Italian press (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Italy's march into the World Cup final at the expense of Germany was met with banner headlines in the Italian press.

Capello steps down at Juventus (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
Fabio Capello has resigned as Juventus coach.

Relegation sought for all clubs in Italy scandal trial (Thu Jul 6th, 2006)
The Italian football federation's prosecutor has asked that all four clubs being tried for match fixing by a sports tribunal should be thrown out of Serie A, with champions Juventus to be relegated at least two divisions.

Scandal has galvanized us, says Italy's Grosso (Sat Jul 1st, 2006)
Italy defender Fabio Grosso believes the Serie A match-fixing scandal has had a galvanizing effect on the World Cup squad.

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