Prandelli cancels Roma friendly

La Gazzetta dello Sport has revealed that Cesare Prandelli has cancelled Galatasaray’s 19 August friendly against Roma at the Stadio Olimpico.

Reportedly, the former Italian national team manager does not want to return to his homeland so soon after he lead Italy to a disastrous World Cup campaign, which ended in the former Fiorentina manager vacating his post.

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