Chelsea’s Champions League winning boss Roberto Di Matteo has backed under fire blues manager Jose Mourinho to avoid the sack at Stamford Bridge, claiming he wants the ‘special one’ to stay in charge for a long time. The 45-year-old,...Show More Summary
There was a Chelsea old boy reunion in Bromley on Monday. Gianfranco Zola has opened an ice cream store in Bromley, and the Italian maestro called was joined by Andriy Shevchenko, Dennis Wise and Roberto Di Matteo at the grand opening. Show More Summary
“It’s awe inspiring to think that galaxies much like our own existed when the universe was so young,” said Tiziana Di Matteo, professor of physics at Carnegie Mellon. “The deepest Hubble Space Telescope observations have thus only covered small volumes...
Former Chelsea manager set to return to the Premier League this summer? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com The man who famously led Chelsea to their first and only ever Champions League crown – Roberto Di Matteo, may be in line to return to England next season. According to Gianluca Di Marzio, the Italian is being courted by … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News
Roberto Di Matteo said a difference of opinion over plans for next season made it impossible for him to see out the remainder of his contract, to 2017.
Roberto Di Matteo has resigned as Schalke manager after just seven months in the job. The Italian's departure was confirmed by the Bundesliga club's official Twitter account: Di Matteo's men endured a difficult end to the season, winning...Show More Summary
Former Chelsea boss Roberto Di Matteo resigns as manager of Schalke after seven and a half months in charge.
Tuesday evening may have marked a turning point in Schalke's history under Roberto Di Matteo. The Gelsenkirchen side became the first team ever to score four goals at the Santiago Bernabeu in a Champions League knockout-round fixture,...Show More Summary
Schalke 04 coach Roberto Di Matteo understands his side is facing a difficult task trailing Real Madrid by two goals in their return leg of the Champions League Round of 16. The German side will be buoyed by the fact … Continue reading ?
Borussia Dortmund's march back up the German football hierarchy reached new heights on Saturday afternoon, when Jurgen Klopp's men welcomed Schalke to the Westfalenstadion for the 146th ever Revierderby. Robert Di Matteo's Royal Blues...Show More Summary
Wednesday night in the Champions League sees the reigning holders return to action in Germany. Real Madrid head to Gelsenkirchen to take on Schalke at the Veltins-Arena, and the Royal Blues look like big underdogs to advance past the last-16. Indeed, Real played Schalke in last season’s competition too, and the Spaniards dominated that occasion as they cruised to […]
Schalke 04 coach Roberto Di Matteo says that his side will be going for the win against Real Madrid during tomorrow’s Champions League Round of 16 first leg in Gelsenkirchen. Even though Di Matteo feels that the reigning European champions will … Continue reading ?
That familiar, impenetrable regard of Roberto Di Matteo has barely changed since his playing days. He will again appear unmoved when he leads his Schalke team into their Tuesday night confrontation with Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena,...Show More Summary
Manchester City star on his way to Schalke - originally posted on Soccerlens.com According to reputed journalist, Gianluca Di Marzio, Manchester City’s Matija Nastasic could be on his way to Bundesliga, with Roberto Di Matteo’s Schalke being the most possible destination. Show More Summary
Under Andre Villas-Boas, Roberto Di Matteo and Rafa Benitez, the Chelsea career of John Terry looked to be reaching its conclusion. Found uncustomarily on the bench, the idea England's former captain would ever regain the form whichShow More Summary
The front page of German paper Bild on Monday bigs up an all-but-certain transfer this January. According to the European red-top, Man City centre-back Matija Nastasic is heading to join Roberto Di Matteo at Schalke. Schalke’s Clemens Tönnies has confirmed the Royal Blues’ pursuit of the 21-year-old Serb, and Schalke seem confident of taken the defender on […]
It's been three emphatic wins in a row for the Bundesliga side, thanks to a tactical shift from their new manager. Even as the whistle blew for kickoff at Hannover, in Schalke's first game of the Bundesliga season, Jens Keller knew his days were numbered. Show More Summary
Ahead of tonight’s game at Schalke, the narrative the press were keen to pick up was Di Matteo v Mourinho, the Predecessor v Successor. Di Matteo won the Champions League with Chelsea in 2012 before being unceremoniously sacked the following winter, with Rafa Benitez coming in to keep the seat warm for Mourinho. Mourinho wasn’t […]
Roberto Di Matteo played down the talk of a revenge mission as Chelsea visited Gelsenkirchen to take on his Schalke side – but it was embarrassment that greeted the Italian as the Blues eased into the knockout stages of the … Continue reading ? Watch Schalke 0-5 Chelsea Match Highlights [VIDEO] is a post from World Soccer Talk.
The Blues face their former manager Roberto di Matteo with a chance to secure first place in Group G. Chelsea's match against Schalke 04 on Tuesday carries an interesting subplot in the form of Roberto di Matteo. The former Chelsea boss...Show More Summary