All posts tagged "Uruguay"
Suarez – Perpetrator or Victim
The Luis Suarez situation is an interesting one, if even a little tedious. I’m not claiming to have an answer. Simply give my thoughts on this scenario. No more than that. I think the current furore is...
- Posted June 28, 2014
Who are ya? Gaston Ramirez (Liverpool target)
Uruguay’s rise to prominence in world football during recent times comes as no surprise following the growing distinction of players such as Edinson Cavani, Christian Rodriguez and, of course, Liverpool’s own talisman Luis Suarez. But who is...
- Posted July 8, 2012
Agent of Liverpool target claims Porto defender will leave
The agent of Porto defender and Liverpool target Jorge Fucile has claimed that his client will be leaving the club. Despite being a right-footed player, Fucile played at left-back for Uruguay during their successful World Cup campaign...
- Posted January 9, 2012
Liverpool ready to bid £6m for Uruguay full-back
Liverpool are ready to bid £6m for Porto full-back Jorge Fucile, according to the Daily Mail. The versatile Uruguayan can play at either left or right-back and could add some defensive cover for Kenny Dalglish’s Liverpool. Fucile,...
- Posted December 30, 2011
Chelsea rule out move for Uruguay international
Chelsea have ruled out a potential move for Porto’s Alvaro Pereira. Manager Andre Villas-Boas has said that he is happy with both Ashley Cole and youngster Ryan Bertrand in Chelsea’s competition for a left-back spot. “We decided...
- Posted December 13, 2011
Chelsea target ends speculation by signing new deal
One of Chelsea’s primary transfer targets, Alvaro Pereira, has ended speculation he could move to Stamford Bridge by signing a contract extension with Porto. The left-sided Uruguayan international was heavily linked with a move to Chelsea over...
- Posted October 4, 2011