Showing posts with label Marcelo Bielsa. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Marcelo Bielsa. Show all posts

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Biesla quits Lazio job

Marcelo Bielsa, Claudio Lotito Lazio cartoon
Lazio fans were licking their lips at the prospect of Marcelo Bielsa becoming their club's manager, but just 48 hours after his appointment the Argentine resigned citing broken promises over transfers...


Saturday, July 14, 2012

Russia manager candidates get all dolled up

Following Dick Advocaat's resignation from his post as coach after Euro 2012, Russia have revealed their short-list for his replacement with some familiar names at the top of the list.
Pep Guardiola, Fabio Capello and Harry Redknapp have all been tipped to take over the job and take charge of the side that failed to make it out of their group in Poland and Ukraine.

One man, who seems to have ruled himself out of the running though is Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini after he signed a new deal with the Premier League champions, leaving the path clear for the other contenders.

Saturday, March 10, 2012

Bielsa & Guardiola grill Ferguson

Athletic Bilbao put a serious dent in Manchester United's Europa League aspirations on Thursday night, recording a 3-2 victory over Sir Alex Ferguson's men at Old Trafford. It was a familiar feeling for the English champions, who were convincingly defeated 3-1 in last season's Champions League final by Barcelona.

Perhaps Pep Guardiola and Marcelo Bielsa discussed strategies for beating United during their famous 11-hour football talk at a barbecue in Argentina before the Spaniard moved into coaching ...