Chelsea’s search for new manager continues as Conte’s exit appears imminent

Chelsea lifted their first silverware of the season after claiming a 1-0 win over Manchester United in the FA Cup final on Sunday. However, it doesn’t appear that cup success will be enough for club manager Antonio Conte to save his job at the West London club. The rumour market is abuzz with various reports linking the FA Cup winners with various candidates to replace their Italian manager. The Daily Express has claimed that Conte could get the sack within next 48 hours. Conte is in the final year of his contract,…

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Arsenal divided over Arsene Wenger’s replacement

The key decision-makers at Arsenal are divided over the choice of Arsene Wenger’s replacement, according to Sky Sports. Wenger announced last week that he will step down from his job at the end of the season. Since then, the Frenchman has dominated the news, and quite predictably, there has been a lot of speculation about his replacement. Chief Executive Ivan Gazidis, Head of Football Operations, Raul Sanllehi and Head of Recruitment Sven Mislintat are expected to start discussions with potential candidates this week. However, according to the report, all three have different preferences…

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Chelsea lining up a move for ex-Barcelona boss

The Sunday Telegraph has made a sensational claim that Premier League champions Chelsea are lining up a move for ex-Barcelona boss Luis Enrique. Recent reports had suggested that all is not well between the Blues and manager Antonio Conte, but a report from Sky Sports on Friday claimed that the Italian is happy at Chelsea and they expect him to stay with the club beyond summer. However, the Telegraph are running quite a contrary story on their Sunday’s sports section which claims that the Blues have sounded out Enrique to…

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Five managers most likely to land the Barcelona job

Following Luis Enrique’s decision to step down from his position as Barcelona manager earlier this week, a host of candidates have been lauded as possible replacements for the job that is regarded as one of the most difficult in the world of sports. Here, we take a look at the five most likely managers to hold press conferences at the Camp Nou come June. Want to put a bet on who is going to be the next Barcelona manager? Check out cool betting tips at Football Tipsters. Ernesto Valverde @ 3/1 Probably the…

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Luis Enrique to resign at season’s end

EXCLUSIVA MD: ¡Luis Enrique anuncia al equipo que no renovará! https://t.co/xLZxjX31fy vía @ffpolo pic.twitter.com/ZyczYwzMwK — Mundo Deportivo (@mundodeportivo) March 1, 2017 Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has announced his decision to depart from the club at the end of the season. Enrique, 46, switched jobs from Celta Vigo to Barcelona in 2014 and lifted the treble in his first season at the Spanish club. In his second season, however, he found such success hard to replicate, as his side crashed out of the UEFA Champions League in the quarterfinals against local…

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(Video) Barcelona boss Luis Enrique rules out selling Neymar to Man United

Over the course of the past week talk has been rife of Manchester United making a move for Barcelona megastar Neymar, but naturally the Spanish champions aren’t keen on losing him. Certain media outlets have reported that United are ready to make a world record £140m offer for the Brazilian, but manager Luis Enrique has been quick to face the media and denounce the rumours by saying that he is not interested in selling the 23-year-old. Despite the player’s reported desire to play in the Premier League someday it is…

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Barcelona boss says he wants Pedro to reject Man United, but admits it’s out of his hands

Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has admitted that he wants Pedro to reject a move to Manchester United, and instead opt to stay at the Nou Camp, the Daily Express report. The 28-year-old has been linked with a summer switch to Old Trafford, and the Express suggest that the Red Devils’ vice-chairman Ed Woodward has flown to Spain to try and tie up a £22m deal. And Enrique explained that he would like the Spaniard to remain with the Catalan giants, but admitted that the decision is out of his hands…

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