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Tuesday January 12 2021
Capello: ‘Inter don’t need new signings’

Fabio Capello explains why Antonio Conte has no reason to demand new signings in January and insists Inter are the favourites to win the Serie A title.

The former England coach shared his thoughts on the Scudetto race in an interview with Il Corriere dello Sport.

“Milan have a good coach and some leaders who are helping the team. Milan have always based their successes on the development of their academy players such as Franco Baresi, Paolo Maldini, Filippo Galli and Alessandro Costacurta.

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Monday January 11 2021
Capello: ‘Roma more prepared than Lazio’

Fabio Capello explains why Roma are ‘more prepared than Lazio’ ahead of Friday’s Derby della Capitale.

Roma picked up a 2-2 draw against Inter on Sunday, while Lazio beat Parma 2-0 at the Stadio Ennio Tardini.

“Roma seem more prepared, but derby clashes are always special,” Capello told Radio Rai.

“I like how Roma play, I’ve been saying it for long time. Against Inter, however, they switched off for 20-25 minutes and then played very well again in the final 20 minutes.

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Thursday January 7 2021
Capello bemused by Hasenhuttl tears

Fabio Capello was unimpressed by Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhüttl’s show of emotion after beating Liverpool.

The coach dropped to his knees and burst into tears at the final whistle of the 1-0 victory against Jurgen Klopp’s reigning Premier League champions.

“I don’t understand this sort of thing,” mused former England manager Capello on Sky Sport Italia.

“He was working, a bit of emotion is fine in these situations, but this was completely over the top.

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Tuesday December 29 2020
Capello: 'I would swap Dybala with Kane'

Former Milan, Roma and Juventus coach Fabio Capello said he would only swap Paulo Dybala with Tottenham forward Harry Kane.

Capello spent three years at Juventus between 2004 and 2007 but didn’t manage to repeat his previous success at Milan and Roma during his time in Turin.

The former coach is convinced Dybala will return to his best and said COVID-19 ‘is the explanation’ to his current problems.

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Friday December 11 2020
Conte vs. Capello: what happened

Antonio Conte snapped at the Sky Sport presenter, the reporter and Fabio Capello after Inter’s elimination from Europe. The former coach hit back: ‘He can’t talk only when things go well,’ while Alessandro Costacurta said: ‘He didn’t respect us.’

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Friday December 11 2020
Capello gets emotional about Paolo Rossi

Fabio Capello tried to hold back his tears as he paid tribute to Paolo Rossi on Sky Sport: ‘Have fun with Diego, I’ll make you run when I’ll join you.’

The 1982 Italy World Cup here died on Wednesday, aged 64. Capello was a senior Juventus player when Rossi was a young, promising striker of the Bianconeri and coached the Primavera team of Milan when the former attacker joined the Diavoli in 1985.

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Tuesday December 1 2020
Capello: 'Pioli's Milan are Scudetto candidates'

Fabio Capello has hailed Milan coach Stefano Pioli and said the tactician just ‘needed time and trust’ to succeed at San Siro. ‘They deserve to be up there’.

The former Rossoneri coach won four Scudetti during his time as coach in Milan and picked up four Supercoppa Italiana and one Champions League.

Capello believes Pioli doesn’t get the recognition he deserves as a coach and points at his success at Fiorentina and Lazio.

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Wednesday October 28 2020
Capello: ‘Italian teams disadvantaged in Europe’

Fabio Capello has called on UEFA to regulate fans' attendance at stadiums in European games: ‘It’s not fair that some clubs can have home supporters while others can’t.'

Capello was speaking on Sky Sport after Tuesday round of Champions League fixtures, and argued that there is an unfair advantage for clubs who are able to play in front of supporters.

“Shakhtar played with 15.000 fans against Inter and I think they were helped by them,” Capello said after the Nerazzurri’s 0-0 draw in Ukraine on Tuesday.

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Friday October 9 2020
Capello: ‘Inter Serie A favourite’

Fabio Capello says Inter are the team to beat in Serie A this season and urges players to be more responsible to avoid more Covid cases.

“I am confident the season will end normally,” the former England boss told Il Corriere dello Sport.

“First of all, we need to realise we are less careful than what we used to be. We dropped our attention when the cases decreased.

“I tell players they need to be more focused than anyone else, someone clearly wasn’t. They have to realise this season is different from the others.

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Sunday August 23 2020
Capello: 'Coman another Juventus mistake'

Fabio Capello accuses Juventus of ‘repeating the same mistakes’ with Kingsley Coman as Thierry Henry by selling too early.

Coman started for Bayern Munich in tonight’s Champions League Final against Paris Saint-Germain in Lisbon, preferred to Inter loan winger Ivan Perisic.

“Coman is considered good enough to start in a Champions League Final for Bayern Munich,” Capello told Sky Sport Italia.

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