Manchester United veteran Ryan Giggs: Nani is the new Cristiano Ronaldo

Ryan Giggs has said that Manchester United winger Nani is ready to step into the boots of Cristiano Ronaldo at Old Trafford. Nani has been at Manchester United since moving from Sporting Lisbon in 2007.  He has often been criticized for failing to match his talent with an end product.  However, last season, he scored six goals and contributed eleven assists, becoming an important component of Sir Alex Ferguson’s side….

October 10, 2010

Cristiano Ronaldo Wants Number 7 Shirt

The Real Madrid superstar has revealed that he intends to wear the number 7 shirt come next season, now that the player that once represented the number has left. Raul, Real Madrid’s legendary number 7 has signed for Schalke just recently, and the former Manchester United number 7 and current Portugal number 7 has asked to be the new Real Madrid number 7. “I would like to have the number…

July 31, 2010

Spain vs Portugal

Kick-off: Tuesday, 29th June – 7:30pm Stadium: Green Point Stadium, Cape Town Referee: Hector Baldassi (ARG) Second Round Spain Here will be a contrast in styles if the group stage matches are anything to go by. Firstly you have the attack minded composure of Spain, and secondly you have the defensive and cautious mindset of Portugal. After their shock defeat in their opening match against Switzerland, Spain still had enough…

June 29, 2010