London (AFP) – A late Fernando Forestieri goal condemned Roberto di Matteo’s Aston Villa to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Sheffield Wednesday in their Championship opener on Sunday. The defeat — which was watched from the directors box...Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Roberto di Matteo has reached the heady heights of winning the Champions League as a manager but on Sunday he hopes for something rather more mundane: winning his first game in charge of Aston Villa. The 46-year-old Swiss...Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Rafael Benitez and Roberto Di Matteo have no regrets about swapping the gilded life of the European elite for the Championship’s war of attrition as they prepare to slug it out in the race for promotion from England’s second tier. Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Aston Villa manager Roberto di Matteo has said he expects Idrissa Gana to join Everton after the Premier League club triggered a £7.1 million ($9.4 million, 8.4 million euros) release clause in the Senegal midfielder’s contract. Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Eric Black left relegated Aston Villa on Tuesday following the recent arrival of new manager Roberto di Matteo. Black took over as Villa’s caretaker manager following the sacking of Remi Garde in March, but the 52-year-old failed to win a single game as his team crashed out of the Premier League. Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Former Bournemouth captain Tommy Elphick became Aston Villa manager Roberto di Matteo’s first signing, the relegated Premier League side announced on Monday. The 28-year-old defender — who skippered ‘The Cherries’ to promotion...Show More Summary
Tommy Elphick has joined relegated Aston Villa to become new manager Roberto di Matteo's first signing.
Aston Villa boss Roberto di Matteo hopes to make Bournemouth club captain Tommy Elphick his first signing this week.
Aston Villa appoint former Tottenham and QPR first-team coach Kevin Bond to work alongside new manager Roberto di Matteo.
Roberto di Matteo says "it's a wonderful honour" to manage Aston Villa as the club officially announce his appointment.
Roberto Di Matteo signed a deal to become the new manager of Aston Villa on Friday ahead of the side's first stint in the second tier for 28 years. The agreement was announced by the club via Twitter: Per a statement on the club's website,...Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Roberto Di Matteo has been appointed as the new manager of Aston Villa, the club confirmed on Friday. The former Chelsea manager replaces Frenchman Remi Garde, who was sacked in March ahead of Villa’s relegation from the Premier League. Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Roberto Di Matteo has agreed to become the new manager of Aston Villa with the Birmingham club set to confirm the Italian’s appointment on Friday, several British media outlets reported. The former Chelsea manager is in...Show More Summary
Former Chelsea boss Roberto di Matteo is appointed Aston Villa's new manager, with Steve Clarke coming in as his assistant.
New Aston Villa owner Dr Tony Xia says the club's next manager will be given up to £50m to spend, with Roberto di Matteo a candidate.
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.