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Chelsea’s Maurizio Sarri insists he can avoid being sacked

Maurizio Sarri insists he expects to avoid being sacked as Chelsea manager if his troubled side can put together a sustained winning run.

Juventus’ Sami Khedira diagnosed of heart problem

Juventus have been left worrying over the future of Sami Khedira after the Germany midfielder was diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat.
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Maurizio Sarri set to be in charge for Chelsea’s game against Malmo

Chelsea boss coach Maurizio Sarri is set to be in charge for the Europa League game against Malmo on Thursday.
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Under-fire Maurizio Sarri doesn’t fear the sack

Maurizio Sarri insists he isn’t worried about being sacked as Chelsea manager despite his troubled side’s lacklustre FA Cup surrender against Manchester United.
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Sarri: Chelsea played confusing football against Manchester United

Maurizio Sarri has admitted that his side played “confusing football” in their 2-0 FA Cup defeat to Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Monday.
Maurizio Sarri Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri: I’m not worried about sack

Maurizio Sarri insists he isn’t worried about being sacked as Chelsea manager despite his troubled side’s lacklustre FA Cup surrender against Manchester United.

Spanish victims of sex abuse by priests speak out

A trickle of accusations of sexual abuse against priests in schools and seminaries is starting to erode the wall of silence in Catholic Spain, whose Church representatives are set to attend a major Vatican meeting on child protection.

New Zealand to target online giants with digital tax

New Zealand said on Monday that it plans to update its laws so it can tax revenue earned by multinational digital firms such as Google, Facebook and Amazon, extending a global effort to bring global tech giants into the tax net.
Franck Kessie

Franck Kessie lauds AC Milan win over ‘strong’ Atalanta

Franck Kessie has described AC Milan's 3-1 win over his former side Atalanta in Saturday's Serie A encounter as a very important result.
David Luiz says Maurizio Sarri has improved Chelsea since taking over as head coach

David Luiz: Everyone at Chelsea believes in Maurizio Sarri

David Luiz says that Maurizio Sarri has the backing of the Chelsea dressing room amid rumours of discontent after recent high-profile away defeats.
Samuel Eto'o

Cameroon legend Samuel Eto’o says not ready to quit football

Four-time African footballer of the year, Samuel Eto'o, says he is not quitting football despite his contract at Qatar Sports Club expiring this summer.
Aaron Ramsey

Aaron Ramsey must rise to challenge after hitting Juventus jackpot

Aaron Ramsey has joined European football’s monied elite after agreeing on a lucrative move to Juventus, but doubts remain about the Arsenal midfielder’s ability to justify his jaw-dropping salary.
AS Roma Italian midfielder Nicolo Zaniolo

Nicolo Zaniolo strikes twice for AS Roma to beat FC Porto

Two goals from teenager Nicolo Zaniolo earned AS Roma a 2-1 win against FC Porto in their UEFA Champions League last 16 first leg fixture on Tuesday.
Chelsea’s Italian head coach Maurizio Sarri watches from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Huddersfield Town at Stamford Bridge in London on February 2, 2019. (Photo by Ian KINGTON - AFP) -

Chelsea to decide Maurizio Sarri’s fate in a fortnight

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri is clinging to his job after the 6-0 rout at Manchester City on Sunday, after which the Italian said he would welcome a chat with Roman Abramovich “because I never hear from him”.
TURIN, ITALY - FEBRUARY 10- Ola Aina of Torino FC celebrates the opening goal during the Serie A match between Torino FC and Udinese at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on February 10, 2019 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino-Getty Images)

Ola Aina happy to score first Serie A goal for Torino

Torino defender Ola Aina is thrilled to have scored his first goal for the club in Sunday’s 1-0 win over Udinese in the Italian Serie A.
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Kalidou Koulibaly: Napoli can compete for the title

Senegalese defender Kalidou Koulibaly is adamant that Napoli can compete with Juventus for the Serie A title.
Laurent Blanc

Laurent Blanc: I spoke to Manchester United about becoming boss in 2014

Ex-Manchester United defender Laurent Blanc says he spoke to his former club about replacing David Moyes in 2014 before Louis van Gaal stepped into the Old Trafford hotseat.
MAURIZIO SARRI CHELSEA

Maurizio Sarri’s job on line after Manchester City humiliated Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri admitted his job as Chelsea manager is at risk after Manchester City scored four times inside the first 25 minutes to trash his side 6-0 on Sunday.

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Nigeria’s downstream sector records $56 billion revenue yearly

Nigeria’s downstream sector records a yearly income of 56 billion dollars, Mr Abayomi Awobokun, Chief Executive Officer, Enyo Retail and Supply Limited, has said.
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David Seaman: Arsene Wenger would be ‘great’ as Chelsea boss

Former Arsenal goalkeeper David Seaman has suggested Arsene Wenger could be the ideal replacement for Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea.
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Beni Lar: My constituency under siege

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