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Thursday October 3 2013
Guidolin's ideal birthday gift

Francesco Guidolin celebrates his 58th birthday today and says the ideal gift would be “a victory on Sunday.”

The Udinese Coach blew out the candles on his cake and spoke to the club’s official website.

“The day started very well, as when I arrived I found a giant photograph of myself signed by many people, so that was very pleasing.

“It remains a normal day, though. In the morning we trained ahead of Sunday’s game with Cagliari. I’ll spend the rest of the day with my family and go to dinner with them.

“Of course, the best birthday gift would be a victory on Sunday, but the team has already given me so much and will get back to those heights soon.

“There is no pressure on the team. We shook hands and that was more than significant. I also received a message from my former player Gokhan Inler, which was really nice.”

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