Tag Archives: Andre Villas-Boas

UEFA Elite Club Coaches Forum

4 Sep

Sneakers? Really Pep, Luis?

Every September UEFA holds this two-day forum for a select group of managers to come together and discuss a variety of football issues, get shit-faced, and talk smack about the other managers. Or so I speculate. This year’s forum is being held right now in Nyon, Switzerland, and is being chaired by UEFA’s coaching ambassador, Sir Alex Ferguson. Continue reading

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The Daily Drool – Epic Bromance Month: Andre Villas-Boas & Gareth Bale

28 Dec

54397Alas, another defunct bromance/coachmance, but it was oh so glorious while it lasted. Gareth even got stick from his teammates for naming his daughter Alba Violet Bale and thereby giving her the same initials as his beloved AVB. Continue reading

The Daily Drool – Coaches: Roberto Di Matteo

30 Mar

di matteo_600_302Di Matteo was an assistant to Andre Villas-Boas at Chelsea and took over as interim coach after AVB was sacked in March of 2012. He guided them to two trophies: the FA Cup and Champions League. He was appointed to the head coach spot permanently on June 13, 2012. Sadly, he was fired on November 21, 2012. He previously coached Milton Keynes Dons and West Bromwich Albion.

The Daily Drool: André Villas-Boas

19 Mar

AVB35 year old AVB got his first coaching job at age 21 working with the British Virgin Islands team. He then worked under Jose Mourinho as an assistant at Porto, Chelsea and Inter Milan. He has been head coach at Académica, Porto, Chelsea and currently, Tottenham Hotspur.

Bits & Bobs: Now We’re Cooking With Sass And Extra Added Peen, Apparently.

11 Jul

Sese tweeted a shot of himself cooking and said that he enjoyed his day on his friend’s farm. *I* enjoyed these half naked shots of him on the beach in Ibiza. Continue reading

Um, Shouldn’t You Be A Bit More Concerned?

12 Aug


So, we all know how Nando got a slight concussion on Wednesday, right? Well, check out this report from Reuters and the comments from Villas-Boas that I bolded.
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