Cannavaro replaces Lippi as Guangzhou coach

BEIJING (AP) Chinese Super League champions Guangzhou Evergrande have appointed former Real Madrid and Juventus defender Fabio Cannavaro as their new coach. Cannavaro replaces his former mentor Marcello Lippi, who on Sunday announced his decision to retire from football management and take over as Guangzhou technical director. Evergrande's official Twitter page posted photos Wednesday...
Via Associated Press
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Fabio Cannavaro set to replace Marcello Lippi as Guangzhou Evergrande boss

Italy's World Cup winning captain Fabio Cannavaro is reportedly set to replace his former national coach Marcello Lippi as boss of Chinese side Guangzhou Evergrande. Lippi, 66, announced he was stepping aside after Guangzhou clinched their fourth successive Chinese Super League title on the final day of the season on Sunday with a 1-1 draw at Shandong Luneng. "It is my last match...
Via FOX Sports
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

World Cup-winning boss Marcello Lippi retires from management

BEIJING -- World Cup-winning coach Marcello Lippi has retired from football management. The 66-year-old Italian announced his decision Sunday, after winning a third successive Chinese league title with Guangzhou Evergrande. Lippi, who also won the 2013 Asian Champions League, says ''I don't want to coach anymore, I'm too old. Guangzhou Evergrande will have a new coach next season...
Via Associated Press
November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

FIFA Club World Cup: Guangzhou vs Bayern Munich Live Commentary, Score, TV Schedule & Highlights

The Guangzhou vs Bayern Munich FIFA Club World Cup Semifinal will take place this Tuesday, December 17, 2013 (11:30 AM Pacific) at the Agadir Stadium. Marcello Lippi’s Chinese team will try the impossible, and attempt to defeat the European champions. Guangzhou ... Read More
Via FutnSoccer
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

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