Tag Archives: Fabio Capello
- The hardest decision in sport
October 31, 2011
If you are presented with a choice between a racist, serial adulterer, alleged cheat and an unexciting bore of a man, what would you do? As jobs in English football go, there’s no bigger poisoned chalice on offer than the national team manager’s job. Expectation is higher than after a...
- At six million pounds per year this could be the best job in the world
March 29, 2011
As jobs go becoming manager of the English international soccer team has no equal. Paid around £6m each year the incumbent is expected to go forth and conquer everything that’s in front of him regardless of the troops he has on offer. A bit like asking Caesar to take over...
- Managerial merry go round in full swing
December 22, 2010
Anyone with a vested interested in sports news will know that the writing has been on the wall for some time as far as Rafael Benitez’s tenure at Inter Milan is concerned. His imminent departure from Inter could trigger off a managerial merry-go-round the like of which has never been...
- Capello vs Beckham
August 13, 2010
If it came out that Fabio Capello had been sent in as some kind of a double-agent by the Germans it's unlikely it would surprise anyone. The war of words between C(r)apello and David Beckham has taken a new turn after Becks revealed he has no plans to retire from...
- Becks forced into American retirement home
August 12, 2010
It’s perhaps telling that the most significant piece of news to come out of last night’s friendly had nothing to do with the game itself. Fabio Capello removed David Beckham from England’s future competitive internationals, stating that he was now too old to compete at international level. Whilst wheeling to...
- Homecoming parade
August 11, 2010
By all accounts England’s friendly tonight has become the cool thing to hate since people realised that it’s before the Premier League season starts, and there’s been more pull outs than a couple who can’t afford condoms as a form of contraception, but after all the attempts to scupper the...
WWE Owner Vince McMahon to Purchase Newcastle United Football Club?
February 19, 2014
Go over to the blue side and you die. Simple.
October 22, 2010
Will Manchester United repeat?
August 13, 2011
Sports betting firms endure a hellish weekend
November 21, 2011
Title beckons for United after Young signing
June 23, 2011