Ancelotti poised to take over as Napoli coach

first_img0Shares0000Carlo Ancelotti is reported to be set to be appointed Napoli coach © AFP/File / MARCO BERTORELLOMILAN, Italy, May 23 – Former Bayern Munich manager Carlo Ancelotti is set to take over as Napoli coach, according to reports in Italy on Tuesday.Ancelotti, who was sacked by the Bundesliga champions last September, was reported to be holding talks with Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis in Rome on Tuesday night. The 58-year-old Ancelotti and Italian film producer De Laurentiis are finalising details of a three-year contract.Corriere dello Sport reported that everything was now in place for Ancelotti to take over the southern side, but only if Maurizio Sarri decides to leave the club.Contact between De Laurentiis and the former AC Milan and Real Madrid coach has been ongoing for weeks amid the indecision of Sarri, who has a contract with Napoli until 2020.Sarri indicated last Sunday that he was ready to leave the Serie A side he joined in 2015 after finishing runners-up for the second time in three seasons behind Juventus.Ancelotti, who also had spells in charge of Chelsea, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain, has three Champions League titles to his name as a coach. He has also won the league in Italy, France, Germany and England.He was reported to have recently turned down the opportunity to coach the Italian national side to stay in club football.Sarri, meanwhile, has been linked with English side Chelsea.The 59-year-old former banker was also reported to have been contacted by Zenit Saint Petersburg, with the Russian club able to pay his eight-million-euro ($9.4 million) release clause.0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)last_img read more

PORTSALON GOLF CLUB NOTES

first_imgPortsalon Golf ClubDonegal Links ClassicThe Donegal Links Classic which is staged over three of Donegal’s most prestigious links golf courses Ballyliffen, Portsalon and Rosapenna golf courses tees off on Monday 4th June and continues through Tuesday and Wednesday. The Donegal Links Classic is one of the longest running team events in the golfing calendar year and is well worth a visit for anyone interested. The format as in previous years is a team of four (gents or ladies). There is a host of prizes on offer daily team and individual prizes on each of the course on a daily basis and the overall prizes for the three days golfing. In order to ensure your place in this magnificent golfing event contact Ballyliffen Golf Club on 074 9376119 FixturesOn Saturday 2nd June the course is reserved for a team classic for Rathmullen Celtic FC. On Sunday it’s a members competition. On Monday 4th it’s a gents open competition . A time sheet is in operation for all competitions at Portsalon Golf Club, contact 074 91 59459 for your tee time or go online at www.portsalongolfclub.com ResultsThe winner of the Wednesday open was past captain : Donal Callaghan (13) 38 points Runner Up: Aeneous Conaghan (23) 37 points, Gross: Cathal Canning (9) 26 points Third: Diarmaid Coll (16) 36 points BOT Visitors: Frank Mc Breartry (18) B&S 35 points. The CSS for home based players was 35 points and away players 34 points. On Saturday the winner of the open gents competition was Winner: David Deeney (16) 37 points BOT Runner Up: Andy Boland (13) 37 points Third: Donal Mc Cafferty (16) 33 points. The CSS was 34 pointsTeam NewsOn Sunday last Portsalon Golf Club was the venue for the GUI Junior Cup qualifier. Playing in ideal weather conditions as the sun blazed across the golden ‘’Banks’’. The top four teams were Portsalon, Donegal, Rosapenna and Letterkenny golf clubs. Portsalon will now play Donegal in the next round in Ballybofey while Rosapenna play Letterkenny at Portsalon. The Donegal League team will swing into action and will play our neighbours Otway golf club on Friday evening at Otway golf club. The Donegal minor league team advance to the next round following their return match in Redcastle during the week. The Ulster fourball team entertained Malone golf club on Saturday and came away victorious. The Pierce Purcell team were defeated in their play off match at GreencastleMixed FoursomesThe team captain of this season’s mixed foursomes has arranged competitions each Friday evening at 6.30.On Line Booking Members and visitors to Portsalon Golf Club should note that on line booking is now available for all competitions at Portsalon at the flick of a button go to portsalongolfclub.comDivot BagsMembers and visitors please note that divot bags are now available on entry to the first tee box. Please ensure that you pick up a bag and assist with the coPORTSALON GOLF CLUB NOTES was last modified: May 30th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:Portsalon Golf Club Noteslast_img read more