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Name Fabio Capello
Gender Male
Ethnic Italian
Job Football Coach


Club as Coach Jiangsu Suning
  Real Mardid
  AC Milan
  AS Roma

2005 07 15 Retrieve

[Fabio Capello comments on new signing Patrick Vieira] Vieira is a very important player. At the heart of midfield, his presence is felt not only for his technical value but for his physical quality. Vieira brings something extra that new signings have to bring

He was young and his path was blocked by Marcel Desailly and Demetrio Albertini back then. But you could already see that he had quality, otherwise I wouldn’t have considered him as Frank Rijkaard’s heir

2013 11 05 Retrieve

[England Manager Fabio Capello on Paul Scholes] It’s a shame he’s not available for England. If he was, he’d be the first name in my squad

2015 08 20 Retrieve

[Fabio Capello on Thierry Henry] When he’s on fire, he is impossible to stop. He dribbles like a winger, but is still able to score 20 goals a year in the Premiership

2018 04 09 Retrieve

[As Italy seek a permanent successor to Gian Piero Ventura - who paid the price for failing to guide the Azzurri through a World Cup qualifying play-off against Sweden in November - Capello rejected any notion of returning to the game as a manager] I have already said no [to talk of the Italy job]. I’ve already had some experience with the English and Russian national teams. I wanted to try to train a club once again and Jiangsu Suning was my last football experience. I did everything I wanted, I’m very happy with what I did, and now I am delighted to be a TV commentator. You always win in this role!

2019 03 16 Retrieve

[Fabio Capello tells why he believes Lionel Messi is ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo] Ronaldo’s an extraordinary footballer, but Messi is a genius. There are three geniuses in football: Pele, Maradona and Messi. Period. Ronaldo is very strong as he lets you win everything, but Messi is a genius and something else