DT Exclusive: Sam Allardyce’s interview for the Italy job

Big Sam’s big attempt to put his “Sam Allardici” persona to the test

Sam Allardyce once expressed the belief that he would have more opportunities at top jobs if his name was “Sam Allardici”—in other words, if he was Italian instead of English. Well, prior to becoming the frontrunner for the Everton job, Big Sam attempted to prove his theory by interviewing for the recently vacated Italy job as Sam Allardici and the Dirty Tackle podcast has obtained exclusive audio of his meeting with Italian football federation president Carlo Tavecchio. Have a listen…

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