ALBERT RIERA: INTERNATIONAL CAREER REVEALED

Ex-Premier League player Albert Riera is the classic example of a football journeyman as heplayed over ten clubs while he was an active footballer. Albert Riera featured for 12 clubs during his career, three of the teams were in the Premier League. The 38-year-old signed for Manchester City on loan from Espanyol, who were in…

THE FANS ARE ALWAYS THE 12TH MAN – ALBERT RIERA

  Former Liverpool and Galatasaray player Albert Riera has said that the fans are always the 13th man and that they provide support to the home team at all times. It is hard to see any football supporter to disagree with Riera, as the importance of the home fans cheering their team on can not…

HOW GOOD WAS ALBERT RIERA?

  Just a few Liverpool fans will remember Albert Riera as their former player given the little amount of impact he made for the Reds. Although he signed for the Kop in a deal that was just short of £10million, more was expected from the player given the signs he showed at Espanyol. Even at…

WHAT REALLY HAPPENED TO ALBERT RIERA?

  In 2008, Albert Riera was signed by Rafael Benitez, former Liverpool manager. Like most of Benitez’s deals, Riera’s £9.8 million transfer came from nowhere. Only a few Liverpool fans knew about Riera before he arrived at Anfield from Espanyol. After that, he quickly developed a following for his great play on the pitch’s left…

MAN UTD BOSS WANTS TRANSFER ACTIVITY

  Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has told the club’s hierarchy that they cannot afford to lose more grounds to their rival in the transfer window. Manchester Utd secured Champions league football on the last day of the season as they defeated Leicester City to finish 3rd in the English topflight. The Red Devils…

COUTINHO FACES UNCERTAIN FUTURE

  Things haven’t quite gone quite to plan for Philippe Coutinho since swapping Liverpool for Barcelona back in January 2018. Barca played an eye-watering £142m for his services. There was a lot of pressure on the Brazilian attacker to deliver straight away. But after starting 22 games in Spain’s top division in his first full…

Why did the Greatest Manager Refuse to Speak?

It has been in the report that Alex Pardew had certain facts revealed about the cold war between Sir Alex Fergusen, the manager of Manchester United and himself that had messed up and had resulted in Fergusen to refrain himself from talking with Pardew. Pardew said that Fergusen of Manchester United has refused to talk…

IGHALO RATES RASHFORD ABOVE HIS PEERS

Latest Manchester United signing Odion Jude Ighalo in his very first interview after putting pen to paper says Marcus Rashford is the best player within his age group currently in the world and will be looking forward to working with the England international once he returns back from injury. United will be hoping the Nigeria…

BENITEZ DENIES LEAVING FOR MONEY

In his latest row with Newcastle United, former coach Rafa Benitez says, contrary to popular opinion, he never left the club just for the money he will make at his current side, a Chinese Super Ligue outfit. The Spaniard, despite being a brilliant manager when it comes to actually getting the job done, has never…