- Date of Birth: 9 September 1963
- Birthplace: Cisano Bergamasco, Cisano Bergamasco, Italy
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Premier League club Swansea City are eyeing current Parma boss Roberto Donadoni as their new manager.
Italy and Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola is set to be named as the replacement for Alan Curbishley as coach of West Ham United. Zola has been the favorite for the job for over a week, and the Hammers have offered Zola a 3 year deal.
Former Italy national team coach Roberto Donadoni has revealed the reason why he didn't take the West Ham job, despite being honoured to be linked with the role.
West Ham United club director Mike Lee has admitted that Roberto Donadoni and Gianfranco Zola are both high on his list for replacements for Alan Curbishley, and the club are hoping to have the vacant role filled by the next game.
It is understood that Gianfranco Zola is top of the list to take charge of West Ham United. After Alan Curbishley's departure from Upton Park last week, several names have been mooted as possible replacements - but Chelsea legend Zola looks to be the favorite.
AC Milan coach Carlos Ancelotti has once again made the remark that he would like to coach the Italian national team one day.
The Italian football federation has officially unveiled Marcelo Lippi as their new national team coach in a press conference on Tuesday.
According to the respected Italian sports daily Corriere Dello Sport, Francesco Totti and Alessandro Nesta could well return from international retirement.
According to a BBC report, the Italian football federation has decided to sack Roberto Donadoni as the national team coach.
Italy coach Roberto Donadoni has been proud of the way his players represented their country at Euro 2008, despite their early exit to the hands of Spain on penalties.
Spain ended their long agonising jinx of "June 22nd" after defeating Italy in the quarter finals of Euro 2008 on penalties. Cesc Fabregas smashed home the winner to set the Spaniards up for a cracking semi-final tie against Russia.
Italian legend Marcello Lippi has been lined up to replace Roberto Donadoni as the chief of the Italy international side. It is understood that Lippi has been offered the chance once the Euro 2008 tournament is over.
Juventus' new striker Amauri has decided to pledge his international allegiance to Italy instead of his homeland Brazil. The player has been recipient of an Italian passport after numerous impressive seasons for previous club Palermo.
Italy coach Roberto Donadoni is hoping for a positive response after the 3-0 defeat to Holland in the Euro 2008 match between the two giants of world football tonight. The Netherlands cruised to a three goal victory thanks to goals from Wesley Sneijder, Ruud van Nistelrooy and Giovanni van Bronckhorst.
Fabio Cannavaro had injured his left ankle in their first training session at Modling, Austria on Monday. He was taken to the hospital and after lengthy tests, the Italian doctor said that he had ligament damages.
Italy boss Roberto Donadoni was delighted with the 3-1 victory over Belgium in their Euro 2008 warm up game. Donadoni praised the performance of the Azzurri as they prepare for their Euro 2008 'group of death' with Romania, Holland and France.
Roberto Donadoni has now trimmed his provisional squad down to a final 23 for this summer's tournament in Austria / Switzerland.
Roma midfielder Simone Perrotta is a major doubt for the Euro 2008 tournament for Italy after picking up an injury in the Coppa Italia final against Inter Milan on Saturday evening.
Alberto Gilardino is heading to Fiorentina after the Viola agreed terms with his club AC Milan. Gilardino has been frozen out at the Rossoneri, and is desperate to leave the club.
Italy national football team coach Roberto Donadoni has insisted that he did call AC Milan striker Filippo Inzaghi on Monday to inform him that he was not included in his squad for the Euro 2008 finals.