Ancelotti frustration as Napoli denied "cherry on the cake"
Carlo Ancelotti conceded it was a bitter pill to swallow as Napoli came so close before being denied a place in the Champions League knock-out rounds with a dramatic 1-0 defeat to Liverpool at Anfield on Tuesday.
Ancelotti fears Hungarian referee handling duel with Liverpool
Napoli coach Carlo Ancelotti said yesterday 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…
Ancelotti unhappy with Napoli for loss against Juventus
Carlo Ancelotti criticised his Napoli side after they warmed up for Wednesday’s Champions League visit of Liverpool with a 3-1 defeat to title rivals Juventus in Serie A. They took the lead through Dries Mertens but Mario Mandzukic nodded Juve level and then added another early in the second half. Napoli’s hopes were effectively dashed…
Insigne double as Napoli join Juventus on top of Serie A
Lorenzo Insigne scored a double either side of a Simone Verdi goal as Napoli dominated Torino 3-1 to join Juventus on top of Serie A on Sunday.
Ancelotti replaces Sarri as Napoli coach
Carlo Ancelotti has reached agreement to take over as Napoli coach ending Maurizio Sarri's three-year reign at the Serie A club, according to reports in Italy on Wednesday.
Ancelotti turns down Italy coaching job
Carlo Ancelotti has turned down the offer to take over as Italy coach, according to press reports on Sunday. Italy have been without a permanent coach since Gian Piero Ventura was sacked after the four-time champions failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in 60 years after losing to Sweden in…
Ancelotti snubs Italy job
Italian Carlo Ancelotti has revealed that he turned down the role of Italy coach preferring to stay in club management.
Italy sack Ventura, target Ancelotti
Gian Piero Ventura's reign as Italy coach ended on Wednesday after a World Cup qualifying fiasco during which the four-time champions failed to reach next year's finals in Russia.