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Tag Archives: Rio Ferdinand

Read Our Progress Report on QPR’s Performances for October-November

Posted on by Craig B
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Since my August-September progress report, things could not have been more up and down for Rangers. Successive away game displays saw the R’s lose to both Southampton and West Ham United. To be honest this seems longer ago than it … Continue reading

Preview – Queens Park Rangers vs. Liverpool

Posted on by Craig B
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Queens Park Rangers and Liverpool are two teams which thus far have failed to meet expectations for the 2014/2015 Premier League season. After a high profile transfer window with each team losing their main source of proven top-flight firepower, both … Continue reading

Serializations Clouding The Bigger Picture With Soccer Autobiographies

Posted on by Thariq Amir
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Currently, in the United Kingdom the serialization of a top sporting figure’s autobiography is gripping the media and the sporting world. It has drawn responses from all quarters and no one involved comes out of this sorry saga looking terribly … Continue reading

5 Reasons Why Rio Ferdinand Is Disliked By So Many Soccer Fans

Posted on by Spenser Davis
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Rio Ferdinand. The name conjures up a myriad of emotions and thoughts for soccer fans, both positive and negative. A flamboyant and contentious personality like Ferdinand is bound to be divisive, and it often seems that the majority of fans … Continue reading

Analyzing Manchester United’s Summer Transfer Window

Posted on by Robert Hay
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Going into the off-season, we wondered how the mighty Manchester United would react. Or more pressingly, how would they respond to their inter-city rivals winning the title. What could we expect to see from the players as they respond to … 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

Only The Players Can Save Manchester United’s Season

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester United have been granted a brief reprieve with their 3-2 come-from-behind victory over Stoke City today. But for many supporters, the performance of the team for the majority of the match was extremely poor. If it weren’t for the … Continue reading

More Frustration For Manchester United

Posted on by James Beckett

While Michael Owen came off the bench to rescue a point for Manchester United at Bolton, it was another disappointing result for Sir Alex Ferguson’s men. The result completed a bitterly disappointing day for the Scott, who once again saw … Continue reading

King Can Rise To The Challenge

Posted on by Paul Bestall

For some, the end of Rio Ferdinand’s World Cup also sent a blast across the bows of English hopes of winning the trophy. One of the squads truly great players being forced out simply weakens the side is the consensus, … Continue reading

Flurry of Premier League Stars' Injuries Could Tarnish World Cup

Posted on by Patrick Dresslar

Just as the hype and excitement for the World Cup is building to a feverish pitch, over the last two days we have had to read devastating headlines about star players (most of them Premier League stalwarts or ex-EPL stars) … Continue reading

Pirlo Injured, World Cup Status Unknown

Posted on by Robert

Update – ESPN.com via Gazzetta dello Sport is reporting that Pirlo plans to be fit by the final group stage match against Slovakia. Add Andrea Pirlo to the growing list of World Cup injuries. The Italian midfielder and AC Milan … Continue reading

Rio Ferdinand's Exit Doesn't Hinder England's Chances of Winning the World Cup (Welcome to the England Captaincy Steven Gerrard)

Posted on by Jesse Chula

On a day where two of the Premier League’s brightest and most popular stars succumbed to various knacks and knocks and subsequently exit the World Cup, another of the league’s most popular athletes ascends into the captaincy of the England National team … Continue reading

The England Outsiders #3. The Centre Halves

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Well it’s not been the best season for either of England’s first choice centre halves so far. Enough has been written about John Terry’s problems and Rio Ferdinand’s chronic back injury to have caused meltdown on Google through searching for … Continue reading

Manchester United Players Have Fun With Smithy: Sport Relief Video

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Manchester United players such as Rio Ferdinand and Wayne Rooney star in a new comedy video to raise money for the Sport Relief charity in Britain. The new video (see excerpt above) features Smithy (the Gavin & Stacey character played … Continue reading

Rio Ferdinand’s New Website Is Shocking, In A Good Way

Posted on by Paul Bestall

It’s perhaps inevitable in this day and age that footballers will not follow in the footsteps of their predecessors into the inevitable job opportunities that present themselves. Manager, Coach, Television pundit, Pub landlord, Priest and Horse trainer are just some … Continue reading

West Ham Fans To Get A Surprise

Posted on by Paul Bestall

When the final whistle went and those West Ham fans who’d spent most of Saturdays game against Chelsea abusing former old boys, Frank Lampard and John Terry, had disappeared to the pubs around and about, I bet they never thought … Continue reading

The PFA Player Of The Year Shortlists Are A Joke

Posted on by Paul Bestall

If today’s PFA Player of the Year shortlist shows us anything, announcing the player of the year with almost 6 weeks of the season left looks a stupid decision. With only Steven Gerrard not from Manchester United on the six … Continue reading

Manchester United: Best Eleven Of The Premiership Years

Posted on by Michael Timbury

They seem to have been mentioned on here quite a lot recently but since the inception of the Premiership in 1992, the dominant force in English football has undisputedly been Manchester United. Over the years they have had a number … Continue reading