Italian Paper Talk: Antonio Conte Or Roberto Mancini For Italy?

The two tacticians would have very different plans for the Azzurri…

All the latest headlines from the newspapers in Italy as there is the question of who will become the next Italy coach, with the race seemingly between two.


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– Antonio Conte or Roberto Mancini, what Italy will it be?

– Next week, after the election of the FIGC President, the new Coach will be chosen.

– The ex-Juve boss would begin again from a 3-5-2 without Mario Balotelli. The ex-Inter tactician instead focused on Giuseppe Rossi as trequartista.

– The No Tav block doesn’t hold: Tavecchio is still stronger.

– Alessandro Del Piero’s idea, with Juve again…. Ale could probably play a few minutes in the Bianconeri jersey in Sydney.

– Massimo Moratti tempted to leave. After three months away from Inter, he could resign as Honorary President.

– Erick Thohir and Walter Mazzarri will try to keep him.

– Gonzalo Higuain is Napoli’s good luck charm in Bilbao. The Argentine always scores against Athletic.

– In the Europa League Inter in Iceland, Toro at Split.

– Milan: If Diego Lopez won’t accept terms, they’re going for Mattia Perin. Adriano Galliani negotiates to reduce the Real Madrid man’s wage demands.

– Pippo Inzaghi tells the fans: ‘Fill the stadium’.

– Juan Cuadrado remains, perhaps. Andrea Della Valle wants to keep him, but if the big offer comes…

– Maicon is sneaky: Brazilian delays return to Italy.

– Zlatan Ibrahimovic does it all, he scores and misses as PSG start with 2-2 draw.


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– Maicon, Cuadrado, what chaos.

– Brazilian won’t return to Rome, as he wants a longer contract with better wages.

– Della Valle: ‘I’ll try to keep Juan in Florence, but I know it’ll be difficult’.

– Napoli, Champions League uphill struggle. They picked Athletic Bilbao, games on Aug 19 and 27.

– Inter and Toro, all ok.

– FIGC: Now we’re down to insults and the election could bring a surprise. We reveal how they’ll vote, as administration is possible.

– Ciro’s mother: ‘Anti-violence measures are right, but too late’.

– Juve on Muriel, tomorrow Del Piero takes them on.

– Impressive Lazio beat Hamburg 2-0.

– Milan push for Diego Lopez plus Adel Taarabt.

– France, PSG start badly as Ibra double but it’s only 2-2.

– Gareth Bale’s muscles grow, suspicions and jokes on the web.


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– ‘Junited’.

– Juve in Australia prepare for the Champions League. Massimiliano Allegri looks to Carlos Tevez and Patrice Evra, who have already won the trophy at Manchester.

– Demetrio Albertini: ‘I’ll step back if Tavecchio does’.

– Toro, everyone in Split. Granata in Croatia to seek entrance into the Europa League.

– Inter in Iceland, Champions League bad luck Napoli against Athletic Bilbao.

– Milan: Pablo Armero and today decision for Diego Lopez. Michael Agazzi reflects, Sassuolo think of Sorrentino.

– Roma, push for Mauro Icardi and there’s a Maicon problem.

– Fiorentina give up and release Cuadrado.

– Genoa, contract ready for Edenilson.

– Ibra, two goals not enough for PSG, only 2-2.

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