Andriy Shevchenko believes Napoli players are adapting well to the style of his old Milan boss Carlo Ancelotti.Ancelotti took over after three years of Maurizio Sarri and is transforming their tactics from 4-3-3 to a versatile 4-4-2.“I like Carlo’s team, as they are competitive and Ancelotti has changed a few things with great wisdom,” Sheva told Football Italia via La Gazzetta dello Sport.Sacchi explains Sarri, Conte, and Ancelotti Manuel R. Medina – September 14, 2019 Arrigo Sacchi talked about how Sarri has a tougher time at Juventus than Conte at Inter; while Ancelotti’s “blood is boiling” at Napoli.Arrigo Sacchi…“Now Napoli are starting to play in his style, so this all confirms what we’ve known for a while: Carlo is an intelligent man and that is his greatest strength. He never gets swept away or distraught, he always maintains his balance.“Having said that, I struggle to see anyone prevent Juventus from taking the Scudetto again. The gap is too big, but they can work towards next season.”Napoli are currently in the hunt for the title but are likely to settle for a top-four finish with Juve running away with the title.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has revealed why Riyad Mahrez missed the 3-0 victory against bottom-placed Huddersfield Town on Sunday.Mahrez was missing in action as goals from Danilo, Raheem Sterling and Leroy Sane’s ensured the Premier League champions picked up all three points to reduce the gap to Liverpool to three points.Almost a week after being left out of the match squad for the Wolverhampton Wanderers game, Mahrez was not part of the traveling squad to Huddersfield on Sunday.“Rotation, tactical decision,” Guardiola was quoted by Manchester Evening News when asked about Mahrez’s exclusion.Premier League Betting: Match-day 5 Stuart Heath – September 14, 2019 Going into the Premier League’s match-day five with a gap already beginning to form at the top of the league. We will take a…The Algerian international who joined the Citizens for a club-record fee last summer has provided five goals and two assists in 19 league games this season.He will hope to be back in the team’s when Pep Guardiola’s men visit Burton Albion for the second leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final on Wednesday.