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Thursday July 10 2014
Donadoni ‘angry’ about EL

Parma Coach Roberto Donadoni says there is great anger at the club that they were excluded from the Europa League.

The Gialloblu finished sixth in last season’s Serie A table, clinching what they thought was a place in continental competition.

However, they were then omitted after Italian football’s governing bodies refused to grant them a European license following the club’s supposed late payment of bills.

“We’ve seen it with the President,” Donadoni said at Parma’s start of pre-season Press conference.

“From my point of view there is great anger, just like for the President.

“We earned something on the pitch and then we saw it taken away. I am conscious of what we have done and of the work we have ahead.

“We did everything possible to get into the Europa League, we are still very bitter.”

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