All posts tagged "Portugal"
CONFIRMED: Arsenal duo start for Germany
Arsenal duo Per Mertesacker and Mesut Özil start for Germany in their opening World Cup group game against Portugal at the Arena Fonte Nova in Brazil’s third largest city, Salvador. Team mate Lukas Podolski has been left out...
- Posted June 16, 2014
Manchester United to swoop for Portuguese midfield sensation?
Manchester United are ready to bid for Porto’s Portuguese star Joao Moutinho, according to reports in the Daily Mail. Having become frustrated in his pursuit of Tottenham’s Luka Modric, Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has switched...
- Posted July 4, 2012
Who are ya? Fábio Coentrão (Liverpool, Real Madrid target)
Coentrao’s skillful footwork, high-speed dribbling and pinpoint crossing, combined with thunderous shooting from distance, make him a good bet to maintain Portugal’s recent tradition of producing world-class wingers. But where he has really shone is at the left-back...
- Posted June 9, 2011
£26m Liverpool target dreaming of Real Madrid move
Benfica left-back and Liverpool transfer target Fabio Coentrao last week said he “dreamed” of playing for Real Madrid and has now confirmed negotiations have begun between the clubs. The Portuguese star, thought to be worth around £26m,...
- Posted May 31, 2011
Manchester United’s star performer wants Serie A move?
Manchester United winger Nani is considering a move to Italy’s Serie A at the end of the season, according to the Guardian. The Portugal international has been in fine form all season long for Manchester United and...
- Posted March 15, 2011
Where are they now? Freddy Adu – Teenage wonderkid
If you’ve ever played the Football Manager series, you’ve probably heard of Freddy Adu. He was the youngest ever American athlete to sign a major league pro contract in over 100 years, at the tender age of...
- Posted February 10, 2011