Tag Archives: Ronaldo

Manchester United star Nani wants to be remembered

Manchester United’s mercurial winger Nani has told how, after five years at Old Trafford, he now feels as though he is showing his best form and that he is working hard to be remembered. The 24-year-old has been consistently outstanding … Continue reading

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Brazilian legend Pele warns Neymar against European move

Neymar, the in-demand 19-year-old forward who is seen as the big hope of Brazilian football for the 2014 World Cup, has been told that he should stay with current club Santos, the reigning Copa Libertadores holders, rather than seeking a … Continue reading

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Why football supporter’s should applaud Mario Balotelli’s not-so-successful piece of showboating

Shooting darts out of a window at members of the club’s youth team – Idiocy. A training ground fight with a team-mate – Stupidity. Wearing the shirt of your employers most fierce rivals on national television – Lunacy. Attempting an … Continue reading

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Those funny things footballer’s say

They often don’t mean it but sometimes, footballer’s can’t half be funny, whether they mean to or not. Sometimes their attempts at seriousness are even more humourous. So here’s a look at the funny things footballer’s say. (No managers – … Continue reading

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Lionel Messi is a great, but Cristiano Ronaldo not so much says Johan Cruyff

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi is on his way to becoming perhaps the greatest footballer of all-time according to the Dutch legend Johan Cruyff. Furthermore, prior to this weekend’s El Gran Clasico, as Barcelona travel to the Bernabeu to face bitter … Continue reading

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Spurs face mission impossible after Bernabeu battering whilst Schalke stun Inter

Champions League Quarter Final, First Leg Real Madrid 4-0 Tottenham Hotspur An Emmanuel Adebayor double, and a goal apiece from Angel Di Maria and Cristiano Ronaldo saw Real Madrid run out 4-0 winners against 10-man Tottenham Hotspur at the Bernabeu … Continue reading

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The UEFA Champions League Final Eight – The Contenders

“I firmly believe that any man’s finest hours – his greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear – is that moment when he has worked his heart out in good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle … Continue reading

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Real Madrid cruise into the Champions League quarter-finals

Real Madrid 3-0 Olympique Lyonnais (Real Madrid win 4-1 on Aggregate) Real Madrid eased into the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals for the first time in seven years with a comfortable 3-0 win over Lyon. The first leg in the Stade … Continue reading

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World Cup Top Goalscorer Ronaldo retires aged 34

Ronaldo, the best centre forward in world football in the last 20 years, has announced his retirement from football at the age of 34. Ronaldo – 15 World Cup Goals The outstanding striker has called time on a glitter-laden, injury-hampered … Continue reading

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Harry Redknapp says Manchester United weaker than in previous years

Tottenham Hotspur boss Harry Redknapp believes that whilst Sir Alex Ferguson’s unbeaten Manchester United side are slight favourites to take the title, their former strength has diminished. “You can’t be as good as you were when you had [Cristiano] Ronaldo … Continue reading

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