Category: Coloccini

FABRIZIO COLOCCINI: SIGNIFICANT COUNTRY HONOURS REVEALED

Veteran San Lorenzo centre back FabrizioColocciniplayed for his country on several occasions before the end of his international career.FabrizioColoccini played 39 times for the Argentine national team over a period of 11 years. He made his international bow in 2003 and his final appearance came in 2014. Fabrizio Coloccini played his first game for Argentinaagainst African nation Libya on April 30, 2003.

Argentina beat Libya 3-1 during the international friendly clash between the two countries. FabrizioColoccini played in his first major tournament for the Argentine senior team at the 2004 Copa America tournament as the two-time world champions reached the final before they were beaten on penalties by arch rivals Brazil. Argentina and Brazil played out a 2-2 draw at the end of regulation time and extra time before the Brazilians won 4-2 on penalties. FabrizioColoccini scored the only goal of his international career during the 2006 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Peru in Lima. Argentina beat Peru 3-1 away from home during the qualifying match played on September 4, 2004. Continue reading FABRIZIO COLOCCINI: SIGNIFICANT COUNTRY HONOURS REVEALED

FABRICIO COLOCCINI: MAJOR CLUB HONOURS REVEALED

 

San Lorenzo defender Fabrizio Colocciniis a man of few major honours in his lengthy club career. The 38-year-old has played with distinction for clubs in his native Argentina, Italy, Spain and England.


Coloccini started his football career in his native Argentina with ArgentinosJuniors in the Primera Division of the South American nation. His professional debut came in the colours of Boca Juniors whom he signed for in 1998 at the young age of 16. He left Boca Juniors for Italian Serie A club AC Milan in the following year. His transfer to Milan wascontroversial after his father agreed a move for him with the Italians rather than with Boca Juniors. In the end, seven-time European champions AC Milan were asked to pay a compensation for him. While he was at Boca Juniors, he won the Clausurain 1999 after winning the Apertura in 1998.
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LAMPARD INTERESTED IN RICE

 

Recent reports suggest that Chelsea manager Frank Lampard is interested in signing West Ham star Declan Rice according to reports from England. The Blues have been busy in the transfer window already securing the signing of Hakim Ziyech and are close to completing a deal for Timo Werner.


According to Transfer specialist Ian McGarry claims that Rice is another target for Lampard as he looks to revamp his squad ahead of next season. Speaking in a podcast, McGarry revealed that Lampard fancies the former Chelsea academy player. He believes Lampard will try and convince the club to sign their former player.
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ARTETA ON GUENDOUZI – I PICKED PLAYERS ON MERIT

Mikel Areteta has reacted to dropping Matteo Guendouzi from the squad who faced Newcastle United over the weekend. The manager has said he picked players on merit, how the players behave and train.


There have been various reports suggesting that the French youngster was dropped due to his burst up he had with the coach and his coaching staff during their recent winter break in United Arab Emirates, it was reported that the 21 year old was engaged in verbal argument with the coaching team.
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Fabricio Coloccini Replaced Due to His Injury

Fabricio Coloccini has been ruled out of the game that will be played against Banfield. He had already missed some of the earlier games for the team against Colon and Boca that were important for them as well. He had an injury in the left hamstring and did not recover fully from it. In this way, Juan Antonio Pizzi is the coach for San Lorenzo. He has got another chance to bet on Santiago Vergini along with Ramon Arias to stay behind him. Gianluca Ferrari can be another alternative for the coach as the first marker in the central position and he has been in the substitute bank for a long time for the team.


San Lorenzo has already got a quota for incorporating regarding injuries after Victor Salazar got injured, even though they can rule out by adding some reinforcement for now for the leadership. Gino Peruzzi or Marcelo Herrera most likely has the possibility to enter into that sector. This is something that Pizzi will start to reveal at the moment the practices and training sessions begin for the players of the team. In addition to this, Mauro Pitton will act as the replacement for Lucas Menossi as he has reached the fifth yellow date and he has the emergency of meeting date of suspension. The list of names of those who will be playing the next match have been declared already by the coach, Juan Antonio Pizzi.
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LIVERPOOL AND ARSENAL BATTLE FOR LILLE STAR

News of Nicolas Pepe reported interest in Liverpool has been gaining steam in recent weeks. There have been reports in recent days that there is an element of truth behind the news that Zaha is interested in making the move to the Emirates.

Reports from England reveals that Pepe is close to a move to Liverpool this summer as he looks for a new challenge in his career.
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THE TOP 3 BEST PREMIER LEAGUE CENTRE BACKS IN THE PAST DECADE

The past decade has seen tremendous growth in the Premier League as clubs continue to record huge revenues as a result of the popularity of the league. within this period of time the Premier League has seen some of the best defenders play in the league to tremendous effect.

Fabricio Coloccini

The art of defending is an important aspect in football as although attack wins matches but defense wins championships. We have curated a list of the best defenders that played in the EPL in the past decade in no order.
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Newcastle United should keep Benitez

Former Newcastle United defender Fabricio Coloccini stated that the club should hold to Rafael Benitez for as long as they can. He said that he is the manager that can help them stay in the Premier League and that it is important that he remains at the head of the club.

He believes that there is no way that the club will progress if there is no investment in new players and that they will need the experience of a good manager if they are to remain in the Premier Leauge. He said that Rafael Benitez has shown his experience by taking them back to the Premier League and that it will be a mistake if they try to replace the man.
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COULD FERNANDEZ BE THE NEXT COLOCCINI?

Federico Fernandez is showing early signs he could go on to be a hero at Newcastle United or even be the next Fabricio Coloccini.

Newcastle snapped up Fernandez from just relegated Swansea City in the summer and it would definitely be an understatement to suggest that the club’s fans did not quite expect him to be so good.
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A “Torito” In Gallegos

The Rio Gallegos branch of River Plate got official by the institution “Millionaire” and to celebrate it, they got the visit of Fernando Cavenaghi, idol for the fans of the club who also agreed to be the sponsor of the subsidiary. “El Torito” arrived on Friday in the city, but his main appointment was made last night, when he was part of a dinner with fans that River Plate bought their ticket to dine together and remember great moments.

However, in the previous session, Fernando gave a press conference with Mario Argenta (member of the River Board of Directors), Juan Carlos Amabile (President of River Plate Subsidiaries), Sebastián Fernández (President of the Río Gallegos branch) and Sergio Cisneros (Vice President of the subsidiary).
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