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Archives: Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand retires from professional soccer after 19 years

Posted on by PA Sport
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Former England captain Rio Ferdinand has brought his near 20-year playing career to an end following his recent release from QPR. Ferdinand made his senior debut as a 17-year-old in May 1996 with West Ham before going on to complete … Continue reading

QPR defender Rio Ferdinand’s wife Rebecca Ellison dies from cancer

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The wife of Queens Park Rangers defender Rio Ferdinand has died from cancer. Rebecca Ellison, who married Ferdinand in 2009, had breast cancer. She leaves behind three children, Lorenz, Tate and and Tia; ages nine, six and four. The former … Continue reading

Manchester United Supporters Are Owed An Apology From Rio Ferdinand Following His Latest Confessions

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Excerpts from Queens Park Rangers defender Rio Ferdinand’s new book titled “#2Sides”, serialized in The Sun this week, have been making the rounds in the press. The former Manchester United captain’s thoughts on his – and his teammates’ – experience of working under … Continue reading

Rio Ferdinand Joins QPR On A Free Transfer

Posted on by Caitlin O'Connell
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Queens Park Rangers has announced that Rio Ferdinand has joined the club on a free transfer. Ferdinand said, “I used to sit in the Loft – my Dad used bring me here as a young boy. QPR was the first … Continue reading

USA Would Have Beaten Belgium If Game Went to Penalties, Says Rio Ferdinand

Posted on by Alex Muller
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BBC Match of the Day pundit Rio Ferdinand said that USA would have beaten Belgium if the game had gone to penalties. Former Manchester United defender Ferdinand was speaking post-match on the popular BBC program. He and his colleagues Gary … Continue reading

Where Will Rio Ferdinand’s Next Destination Be?

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Numerous reports indicate Rio Ferdinand is considering a reunion with his first professional manager Harry Redknapp. The former West Ham duo could be reunited with Queens Park Rangers whom Redknapp managed to promotion with a 1-0 victory over Derby County … Continue reading