Gianfranco Zola 90 - live prices, in-game stats, comments and reviews for FIFA 20 Ultimate Team FUT. , In 1993, Zola left Napoli and joined fellow Serie A side Parma for ₤13 million, due to poor economic situation of the Neapolitan club.  Despite such reports, the club has not officially withdrawn it from circulation. , En diciembre de 2016, ficha por el Birmingham City Football Club, pero dimitió por los malos resultados tras solo 4 meses en el cargo.  The young and talented Zola scored two goals as understudy to Diego Maradona as Napoli won the Serie A title in 1990, the only league title of Zola's career. , Zola made his debut for Italy on 13 November 1991 in Genova, under manager Arrigo Sacchi, at the age of 25, in a Euro 1992 qualifier against Norway, which ended 1–1. , En diciembre de 2014, relevó a Zdeněk Zeman en el banquillo del Cagliari. The Three Lions won with a 10-1 score. Follow. He played in a total of 312 games for Chelsea and scored 80 goals, scoring 59 goals in 229 Premier League appearances. He was confirmed as Watford manager on 7 July, signing a two-year contract. Gianfranco Zola fue parte de los jugadores italianos que jugaron en ligas extranjeras en la década de los 90 y elevaron el prestigio del Calcio fuera de Italia, junto con Gianluca Vialli, Christian Vieri, Paolo Di Canio, Fabrizio Ravanelli, Christian Panucci o Roberto Di Matteo, entre otros.  The likes of Junior Stanislas and Zavon Hines were given their debuts. Playing next.  During the following season, manager Carlo Ancelotti came to see Zola as a "square peg" unable to fit into his rigid 4–4–2 system upon his arrival at the club in 1996.  En su primera temporada, los potters terminaron terceros y accedieron a la promoción de ascenso, pero ahí cayeron contra el Crystal Palace. Latest News & Video from Zola. Allenatore Gianfranco Zola Non ufficiale , Zola is married to Franca and has three children; his son Andrea plays for Grays Athletic and has played for West Ham United reserves. Zola scored his final goal for Chelsea, a lob from outside the penalty area against Everton, on Easter Monday 2003, and made his final competitive appearance for the club on the final day of the season with a 20-minute cameo against Liverpool, beating four Liverpool players during a fantastic dribble late on in the match, gaining applause from both sets of fans. Browse more videos. , On 14 December 2016, Zola was named manager of EFL Championship club Birmingham City, replacing Gary Rowett who had been sacked earlier that day. En el conjunto blue, Zola marcó goles impresionantes, como el que le marcó al legendario portero Peter Schmeichel en febrero de 1997. Edu Casado 16 de mayo de 2018. , In November 1996, Zola joined Chelsea for £4.5 million as one of several continental players signed by Ruud Gullit (including compatriot Gianluca Vialli) and was assigned the number 25 jersey. Napoli, was the only professional player and the most representative one of the squad. , Zola features in EA Sports' FIFA video game series; he was named in the Ultimate Team Legends in FIFA 14. It was with the blue and yellow club that he cemented his reputation as one of the best and most talented creative players in Italy, along with Roberto Baggio and Alessandro Del Piero. UU.  He was initially accused of betraying the club by the fans, although Zola denied this, noting that Corrado Ferlaino had also been forced to sell other important Napoli players such as Jonas Thern, Ciro Ferrara and Daniel Fonseca, in order to overcome the club's debts. , During the 1995–96 season, Zola initially experienced competition in the team with Bulgarian forward Hristo Stoichkov, who played the same tactical role as Zola; as a result, Zola would begin to be deployed in the starting eleven with less frequency, losing his place in the squad, despite scoring 10 league goals. : Besorolatlan: Ezt a szócikket még nem sorolták be a kidolgozottsági skálán. He was unveiled as manager on 11 September, despite not having the required UEFA A managing licence. He later moved to English side Chelsea, where he was voted the Football Writers' Player of the Year in the 1996–97 season.  On 16 December 2013, Zola resigned as Watford manager. Gianfranco Zola OMRI OBE is an Italian football manager and former footballer who played predominantly as a forward. Esta página muestra los rumores actuales y las posibilidades de traspaso en relación al jugador.  Zola scored his first goal against Atalanta, whilst his second goal was scored against Genoa, during injury time, which allowed Napoli to win 2–1 and maintain a two-point lead over Milan, who were Napoli's main title contenders, in second place. Bátran kapcsolódj be a szerkesztésébe! Gianfranco Zola (Szardínia, Oliena, 1966. július 5. His later years with Chelsea saw his appearances restricted by the new strike pairing of Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink and Eiður Guðjohnsen. , On 18 July 2018, Zola was appointed as assistant first-team coach to Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea. I used to spy on him every time he trained and learned how to curl a free-kick just like him. Zola inició su carrera en el USD Nuorese en 1984. Con el equipo londinense, Zola ganó dos FA Cup, una Community Shield, una Carling Cup, una Supercopa de Europa y una Recopa de Europa. Despite speculation he would play on in the 2005–06 season, Zola decided to leave the game just a week before he turned 39, and took a job as an Italian football pundit.  In November 2004, he was awarded an OBE, Honorary Member of the Order of the British Empire in a special ceremony in Rome. Gianfranco Zola es una leyenda del Chelsea “En el futbol, lo más importante es anticiparse. Giafranco Zola, OBE (honoraria), es un exfutbolista italiano nacido en Oliena, Italia, el 5 de julio de 1966. In 1986, he moved to the Sassari-based team Torres, where he spent three seasons. Zola did draw attention, however, for his dominant performance when he scored with a notable backheeled effort in mid-air from a corner-kick, in an FA Cup tie against Norwich City on 16 January 2002.  The duo led the azzurrini to the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, where they reached the quarter-finals before being defeated 3–2 by Belgium under-21s. This would become the final class moment of his Chelsea career.  Due to his creativity, stature, and skill, Zola was given the nickname "Magic box" while playing at Chelsea. Zola was limited to infrequent starts and many substitute appearances due to Ranieri's new policy of decreasing the average age of the Chelsea squad, preferring to play the gifted Icelandic youngster Gudjohnsen with Hasselbaink.  He subsequently decided to return to Italy during the following season. In early 2003, Zola was voted as the best ever Chelsea player by Chelsea's fans.  They did not win until Zola's 11th match in charge, a 1–0 win over Fulham on 4 February 2017. , In his first season, Zola led Watford to 3rd place and a play-off position, which then saw them progress to the final at Wembley. This is the profile site of the manager Gianfranco Zola. Durante las temporadas siguientes, Zola tuvo que compartir delantera con Jimmy Hasselbaink y Eidur Gudjohnsen. Aun así, tras un partido contra el Norwich City, Ranieri declaró: «Gianfranco lo intenta todo porque es un mago, y los magos deben intentarlo todo».  In 2005, Zola was voted into the Chelsea F.C. In 2003, he was voted Chelsea's greatest player ever. The two would spend hours practising free kicks together after training and Zola later said that "I learned everything from Diego. In total, he played in … In a 2012 interview, Zola confirmed that he did not appear in the video. After only twelve minutes, Zola was controversially sent off, after being judged by the referee to have fouled Augustine Eguavoen, which forced him to miss the two subsequent World Cup matches. , En julio de 2015, se incorporó al Al-Arabi SC. D'Aversa è giudicato un passatista, ma... 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Gianfranco Zola resigns as Birmingham boss as Blues sit three points above the drop zone Sport Brum note. , Zola was strongly linked with the managerial position at Watford in 2012, following the club's takeover by Udinese and Granada owner Giampaolo Pozzo. : Értékelő szerkesztő: ismeretlen  On 17 April, Zola resigned as manager following a 2–0 home defeat to Burton Albion which left the team just three points above the relegation zone with three matches remaining.  He temporarily inherited Maradona's number 10 shirt the following season under manager Claudio Ranieri, after Maradona parted ways with the club due to his ban, scoring 12 goals in 34 appearances. In 2006, Zola started his coaching career, being appointed as assistant manager to Italy U21 manager and Pierluigi Casiraghi by the Italian Football Federation.  Zola won his first game on 11 January 2015, a 2–1 win over Cesena. Jugó entre 1984 y 2005. They had won just twice during his 24-match tenure. En 1989 le llegó el salto a la máxima categoría cuando fichó por el Nápoles de la Serie A, la juventud y talento de Zola fue una gran ayuda para el Nápoles, que gracias al liderazgo de Diego Armando Maradona, ganaría el Scudetto en 1990. En total, marcó 7 goles en 35 partidos jugados en la selección italiana. He returned to Chelsea as the assistant of new Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri on 18 July 2018, ahead of the 2018–19 Premier League season.  In the same season, Zola hit his first professional hat-trick, in a 4–0 victory over Derby County at Stamford Bridge in November 1997..  Llevó al equipo londinense a un sólido 9º puesto en la Premier League 2008-09, pero Zola fue despedido en mayo de 2010, tras terminar 17º en la Premier League 2009-10.  Although Italy managed to win the match 2–1 in extra-time and reach the World Cup final, Zola did not regain his place in the side after this suspension. The duo and first team youngsters Jack Collison and James Tomkins all scored their first goals for the club during his tenure. Zola's position as manager was put in doubt when he revealed he had not been consulted over a bid for West Bromwich Albion player Graham Dorrans and by chairman David Sullivan's announcement that the entire squad was for sale except for midfielder Scott Parker. Moggi noticed the young foo… Actualmente es entrenador y su trabajo más reciente fue como asistente de Maurizio Sarri en el Chelsea FC. Then he renewed his contract for Cagliari Calcio for one more year.  With Parma, he established himself as one of the league's top players, and he achieved notable domestic and European success; he came close to winning another Serie A title, in particular during the 1994–95 season, in which he scored 19 goals in a close fought title-race with rivals Juventus, although he ultimately failed to do so. Gianfranco Zola  carefreechris. 6:45. Browse more videos. , Zola was called up for Euro 1996, and he played in all three group games at the tournament. , On 24 December 2014, Zola was appointed as the new manager of Cagliari following Zdeněk Zeman's dismissal. Zola siempre profesó una gran admiración por el argentino e incluso declaró: «Todo cuanto sé, se lo debo a Diego». Born in Oliena, Zola signed his first professional contract with Sardinian team Nuorese in 1984. In his debut season he demonstrated his skill and talent, and put in several notable performances, scoring a series of memorable goals. Gianfranco Zola, nascut el 5 de juliol de 1966 a Oliena, Sardenya, és un exfutbolista italià que va jugar en diversos equips italians, però sobretot va destacar amb el Chelsea FC anglès.Actualment és entrenador del Watford FC, després d'haver dirigit durant dues temporades al West Ham FC.. És considerat com un dels grans jugadors italians de la dècada dels 90. Follow. In 1989, during his final season with the team, Zola was noticed by the legendary Italian football administrator Luciano Moggi, who at that time was associated with Napoli. During the 2000–01 Premier League season, Zola managed 9 league goals.  Zola became frustrated of playing in this role and ultimately made himself available for a transfer, moving to Premier League side Chelsea in November 1996.  Two days later he completed his first transfer as manager of the club, taking centre-back Alejandro González on loan from fellow Serie A club Hellas Verona. After spending a couple of years playing for his first team, he signed a contract with Torres, a team based in Sassari. : Nem értékelt: Ezt a szócikket még nem értékelték a műhely fontossági skáláján. En septiembre de 2008, se convirtió en el nuevo técnico del West Ham United.  He did, however, play a charity match in Sydney in December 2006, appearing in both Marconi Stallions and APIA colours.  Zola retired as the fifth highest goalscorer of free-kicks in Serie A history, with 20 goals from set-pieces, and currently sits behind only Francesco Totti and Roberto Baggio (both at 21), Alessandro Del Piero (22), Andrea Pirlo and Siniša Mihajlović (both at 28). Gianfranco Zola: magia pura en Italia e Inglaterra » Zola. 11 years ago | 515 views. chelseaboy.  Three days later, the team conceded a late goal to lose his first game in charge 2–1 at home to second-placed Brighton & Hove Albion. En 1996, Zola fichó por el Chelsea a cambio de 4,5 millones de libras. Zola, at that time a player for S.S.C. , Zola once appeared in an episode of Renford Rejects, where he played a match for the Rejects against the Renford Razors and Martin Keown. Nevertheless, he received applause from Chelsea fans whenever he returned to Stamford Bridge as West Ham manager. Recibe noticias, estadísticas, videos, resúmenes y más sobre atacante Gianfranco Zola en ESPN. , Zola was also a penalty kick and set piece specialist, who was particularly renowned for his accuracy at bending direct free-kicks; in 2013, Alex Richards of Bleacher Report placed him at number 12 in his list of the greatest dead ball specialists of all time.