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WATCH Ruud van Nistelrooy Taking Target Practice In Complete Darkness [VIDEO]

Former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker Ruud van Nistelrooy participated in a one-of-a-kind target practice recently where he showed his shooting and heading ability in complete darkness inside a gymnasium. You’ll have to watch the video to see how he did it. Watch Target Challenge at PlayLikeALegend.com and get in […]

ESPN Announces Studio Team For World Cup 2014 Featuring Van Nistelrooy and Gilberto

ESPN have hired Ruud van Nistelrooy and Gilberto Silva to be two of their analysts for the network’s coverage of FIFA World Cup 2014. Joining former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker Van Nistelrooy and former Arsenal midfielder Gilberto will be Taylor Twellman, Alexi Lalas, Steve McManaman, Santi Solari and […]

Ruud Van Nistelrooy Stars in Video to Promote PSV’s 100-Year Anniversary Kit [VIDEO]

Dutch legend Ruud van Nistelrooy along with two other former PSV stars are featured in a new PSV/Nike promotional video to promote the club’s new home shirt and to celebrate PSV Eindhoven’s 100-year anniversary as a soccer club. Van Nistelrooy played for PSV from 1998 to 2001 before joining Manchester […]

Injury Updates: Van Nistelrooy’s Season Is Over

Real Madrid have suffered another major injury blow as striker Ruud van Nistelrooy’s season looks to be over after it was announced that he will undergo an operation to correct a problem with his right knee. The reigning Spanish champions already have Arjen Robben and Mahamadou Diarra out of action […]

Benfica’s Bounceback and Inzaghi’s Golden Strike

The stories of legendary proportions continued to be written on Tuesday night as Group D was decided. In a stunning reversal of fortunes, former Group D leaders Shakhtar Donetsk were knocked out of all European competitions last night. Oscar Cardozo was the hero for Portugese giants Benfica as he scored […]

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Thorrington’s goal last October buried David Beckham’s MLS Cup hopes/AP Photo.   The details of the squad the US will travel with to Barbados this weekend for the second leg of their World Cup qualifying tie has been pretty fairly mum. Snooping around south Florida soccer circles while the National […]

Best of 2009-10: EPL Talk Podcast

As we at the EPL Talk Podcast shift into World Cup gear, it is a good time to look back at some of the audio highlights of the season. Thanks to the efforts of Paul Scanling (who you may know as the user Atlanta Pompey), we bring you a Best […]

Louis van Gaal blocks Adnan Januzaj move to PSG and labels him an ‘important player’

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has blocked a move by Paris Saint-Germain for teenage winger Adnan Januzaj, according to the player’s agent Dirk de Vriese. The 19-year-old has been the subject of transfer speculation as the Belgian has found it difficult to earn a spot in Van Gaal’s starting eleven. After a […]

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Pellegrini: Juventus a gauge of Manchester City’s Champions League potential

Manchester City must put their “difficult situation” behind them and use Wednesday’s clash against Juventus as a test of their Champions League-winning potential, according to their coach Manuel Pellegrini. City, who have already qualified for the last 16 of the competition, face the Italian champions looking for revenge following their […]