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When Roberto Mancini made his mark on Leicester!

When Roberto Mancini made his mark on Leicester! The Italian preached the importance of team spirit during his loan spell at the Foxes in 2001… 20 years later his passionate team stand in the way of England’s shot at glory Roberto Mancini ended his playing career with a brief loan spell at Leicester  The manager […]

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Roberto Mancini: Chiellini and Bonucci are world's best centre backs

Roberto Mancini hails Italy’s centre-back pairing of Giorgio Chiellini and Leonardo Bonucci as the world’s best… and the pair with a combined age of SEVENTY face Spain in their Euro 2020 semi-final on Tuesday Chiellini, 36, and Bonucci, 34, have been key to Italy’s run to the semi-finals  Bonucci talked up their instinctive understanding after […]

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Roberto Martinez: De Bruyne and Hazard could return for Belgium-Italy

Roberto Martinez hints Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard could play for Belgium in Friday’s Euro 2020 quarter-final with Italy despite not returning to training after picking up injuries against Portugal Kevin de Bruyne and Eden Hazard are injury doubts for Belgium’s clash with Italy  Both key men came off injured in the last-16 victory […]

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Roberto Firmino is 'least-selfish striker I've ever seen' says Thiago

Roberto Firmino is ‘the least-selfish striker I’ve ever seen in my life’, admits Thiago Alcantara… as Liverpool star hails his team-mate after rare brace inspired victory at Manchester United Thiago Alcantara hailed team-mate Roberto Firmino’s contributions for Liverpool The midfielder revealed the Brazilian is the least selfish striker he has ever seen Firmino scored twice […]

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Jurgen Klopp faces difficult Roberto Firmino decision following Liverpool win

Liverpool: Wijnaldum comments as contract saga goes on When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters.Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer.Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights.You can unsubscribe at any time. Liverpool’s win over […]

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Roberto Carlos reveals he nearly signed for Chelsea in 2007

Roberto Carlos nearly signed for Chelsea in 2007 with Jose Mourinho desperate to bring him to Stamford Bridge as Brazilian legend reveals: ‘It was literally agreed and I just had to go there and sign the contract’ Roberto Carlos has revealed he came ‘very close’ to joining Chelsea in 2007  The Blues were interested in […]