Catania Features

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Catania sack Rolando Maran twice in one season

PA Sport | April, 6 2014

Relegation-threatened Catania have sacked head coach Rolando Maran for the second time this season following Sunday's 2-1 defeat to Torino. The 50-year-old Trentino was originally dismissed in October and replaced by Luigi De Canio, but after re...

De Canio sacked by Catania, Maran in frame

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | January, 16 2014

Luigi De Canio has been sacked as coach of Catania after just three months in charge. Former coach Rolando Maran is expected to be reappointed -- having been sacked in October 2013 -- although former Juventus, Sampdoria and Italy under-21 coac...

Coppa Italia: Milan ease past Spezia

ESPN staff | January, 15 2014

New AC Milan coach Clarence Seedorf was in the stands as the Rossoneri beat Spezia 3-1 in the Coppa Italia round of 16. • Marcotti: Seedorf born ready Mauro Tassotti -- who played for the club for 17 years and has been on the coaching s...

Genoa midfielder Lodi announces Catania return

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | December, 30 2013

Italian midfielder Francesco Lodi has announced he is returning to Catania after only six months with Genoa. The 29-year-old broke news of the transfer via Twitter, saying: "Thanks Genoa, but it was time to return home. Thanks to those who hav...

No proof of Spolli racism towards Mario Balotelli

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | December, 2 2013

Lipreading experts have been unable to determine if Catania defender Nicolas Spolli racially abused Mario Balotelli in Sunday's 3-1 win for the Rossoneri in Sicily. Balotelli was in no doubt that he had been racially insulted, pointing the fin...

Serie A: Juve, Napoli cut Roma's lead

ESPN staff | October, 30 2013

Juventus and Napoli moved within two points of Roma at the top of Serie A and kept the pressure on with important wins. Juventus scored two goals in each half to brush past Catania 4-0. The defending champions were never in danger from the m...

Catania sack manager Maran, hire De Canio

Associated Press | October, 20 2013

Catania have fired manager Rolando Maran and hired Luigi De Canio after just one win in their opening eight Serie A matches. The Sicilian club made the announcement on its website Sunday. On Saturday, Catania squandered a lead in a 2-1 loss at Cagl...

Serie A: Juventus, Napoli win Video

ESPN staff | October, 6 2013

Juventus overcame the earliest of setbacks to beat 10-man AC Milan 3-2 and keep runaway Serie A leaders Roma in check. #INSERT type:image caption:Giorgio Chiellini is mobbed after scoring for Juventus against AC Milan. END# The capital cl...

Inter Milan keen on Barrientos and Gomez

ESPN staff | June, 10 2013

Inter Milan sporting director Marco Branca has declared his club’s interest in Catania pair Pablo Barrientos and Alejandro Gomez. After a disappointing 2012-13 campaign which saw the Nerazzurri finish ninth in Serie A, Inter are keen to ...

Atletico Madrid make move for Catania's Gomez

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | May, 14 2013

Atletico Madrid have made a move to sign Catania attacker Alejandro Papu Gomez, according to the Serie A club’s president. Gomez, 25, played under Atletico coach Diego Simeone at Catania in 2011 and previously at Argentine side San Loren...

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