- Date of Birth: 5 July 1966
- Birthplace: Oliena, Oliena, Italy
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Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola sends message to Roman Abramovich over Frank Lampard future
. Reports claim he is getting increasingly closer to being sacked by the Stamford Bridge board. An upturn in form is believed to be enough
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Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich could take the international break as an opportunity to dismiss Maurizio Sarri from the head coach position.
Chelsea graduate Callum Hudson-Odoi has been encouraged to pursue a fresh challenge away from Stamford Bridge in the aftermath of the comments made by assistant manager Gianfranco Zola.
Chelsea are reportedly considering the dismissal of Maurizio Sarri from the head coach role following the club's embarrassing 6-0 defeat to Manchester City on Sunday.
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has ruled out the prospect of Callum Wilson leaving the club in January amid the strong interest from Chelsea.
Chelsea defender David Luiz has hailed the qualities of Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson, who has been fancied to join the Blues during the January transfer window.
Chelsea assistant Gianfranco Zola has acknowledged that the Blues are keeping tabs on the proceedings of in-form Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson.
Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has reportedly urged the club's hierarchy to pursue a move for Cagliari's Nicolo Barella when the transfer window reopens next month.
Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola has admitted that talks are ongoing behind the scenes with the Blues keen on recruiting the services of Maurizio Sarri.
Chelsea are reportedly close to appointing Maurizio Sarri as their next head coach after agreeing on a severance package with Italian club Napoli.
Maurizio Sarri has reportedly added the likes of Giovanni Martusciello and Gianfranco Zola to his backroom staff ahead of his proposed appointment at Chelsea.
The traditional ninety minute football matches that we are all accustomed to may become a thing of the past when the International Football Association Board meets to discuss how they can eliminate negatives from the game.
Sunday sees the final day of the 2016/17 English Championship, which will see a big name in English football drop into the third tier. Rotherham United and Wigan Athletic have already been relegated, and either Blackburn Rovers, Nottingham Forest or Birmingham City will be joining them.
Harry Redknapp has made a return as a football manager, taking over Birmingham City following the resignation of Gianfranco Zola on Monday. The former Tottenham Hotspur manager has a big task on his hands as the club are battling against relegation from the Championship.
Swansea City have added Chelsea great Gianfranco Zola on the list of potential managers who could replace Francesco Guidolin.
Al Arabi manager Gianfranco Zola has admitted his desire to bring Chelsea star John Terry to the Middle East at the end of the season.
Former Blues legend Gianfranco Zola will reportedly entice John Terry into a summer move to the Middle East.
Sunderland could make a move for Watford manager Gianfranco Zola. The Italian is one of the top four favourites to replace Paolo Di Canio, who was yesterday controversially fired by chairman Ellis Short.
Watford manager Gianfranco Zola has insisted that the club could make an attempt to re-sign Chelsea youngster Nathaniel Chalobah on a season-long loan deal when the loan window opens up on Monday.
The 18-year-old who spent last season on loan with the Hornets, has also been linked with Wigan Athletic this summer.
Watford manager Gianfranco Zola has assured that the Troy Deeney will remain at Vicarage Road at the conclusion of the summer transfer window.
Watford manager Gianfranco Zola has insisted that he is confident of keeping his star forward Troy Deeney at Vicarage Road for the current season, amidst interest from the Premier League.