Home
News
Features
Premier League
EPL Home
Latest
Clubs
Stadiums
Friends
Blogs
Football League
World Cup 2014
Europe
Euro Football Home
Latest
Russian Premier
Bundesliga
Ligue 1
La Liga
Football Italiano
International
International Home
Latest
World Cup 2010
Euro 2012 Stadiums
Euro 2012
Denmark 2011
AFCON 2013
Betting
About Us
Advertising
Write for us
Privacy
Recruitment
Twitter
Contact Us
 
 

Giaccherini to stay at Sunderland


Bookmark and Share

By Andrew Tuft

Monday 26 May 2014

Emanuele Giaccherini expects to stay at Sunderland next season despite missing out on a place in Italy’s World Cup squad, Sky Sports has reported.


Emanuele Giaccherini


The winger was left out of Cesare Prandelli’s squad to go to Brazil after a middling first year in the Premier League. Giaccherini moved to the Stadium of Light from Juventus last summer and played 31 times for the Black Cats, scoring five times.


But Sunderland’s struggle against relegation may have counted against the 29-year-old, who won’t add to his 18 caps for the Azzurri during this summer. Giaccherini has said, however, that he intends to stay on Wearside.


“For me, it definitely was a disappointment to be left out because all players in the national team dream of participating in the World Cup,” Giaccherini added. “But I accept with serenity the decision of the coach. Mr Prandelli is free to make the choices that he considers most appropriate.


“I want to emphasise that I will always be grateful to him because he is the coach who gave me the chance to play in the national team.


“For the future, who knows, but certainly my intention is to stay at Sunderland. In my club I'm fine and I'll talk with the coach when the time comes to hear his thoughts and understand my role.


“I have a three-year contract and I want to stay in the Premier League with this shirt.”


Giaccherini also claimed that he felt the season was, on the whole, a decent one for the Mackems. “It was a positive season - we reached our goal, that of survival, and we arrived in the final of the Capital One Cup and the quarter-final of the FA Cup,” he said.


“From my point of view, I scored five goals and assisted five more, and played 31 games, and I was satisfied with that in my first year, even though I could definitely play more.”


See what the expert tipsters are tipping on OLBG



Related Articles


» 

Arsenal vs Man Utd - Premier League preview and team news

» 

Wilshere open to replicating England role with Arsenal

» 

Get your Premier League tickets with World Ticket Shop

» 

Hodgson gives blessing for England youngsters to play at Euro Under-21 Championships

» 

QPR and Sunderland accept FA fines

» 

Get your Premier League tickets with World Ticket Shop

» 

Sunderland vs Everton - Premier League preview and team news

 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 

Name

Email Address *

Comments


Please enter code on left.


Terms & Conditions

* A valid email is required to submit a comment. Your email will not be displayed on this or any other website, nor will it be passed to any 3rd parties. For more information please see the terms and conditions.



0 Comments


No Comments have been posted yet


 
 

 
  
 

 
 

Premier League Football News


ArsenalAston VillaChelseaEvertonFulhamLiverpoolManchester CityManchester UtdNewcastle UtdNorwich City
ReadingQueens Park RangersSouthamptonStoke CitySunderlandSwansea CityTottenham HotspurWest Bromwich AlbionWest HamWigan Athletic

 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

Kick Football News