Keyword Results for   'footballer'  
Beckham backs Giggs as Van Gaal's successor at Man U  Oct 3, 3:46 pm
Johannesburg, Oct. 3 (ANI): Former Manchester United footballer David Beckham has backed Ryan Giggs to succeed Louis van Gaal as the next manager of the Old Trafford club.
Ronaldo admits he misses playing with ex-Man U mate Rooney  Sep 27, 3:30 pm
London, Sept.27 (ANI): Portugal footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has admitted that that he missed playing alongside his former Manchester United teammate Wayne Rooney, adding that he hopes they will play together again one day.
Beckham agrees with Ferguson, admits he wasn't a `world class` player   Sep 25, 5:25 pm
London,Sept.25 (ANI): Former England footballer David Beckham has admitted that he was not a 'world-class' player following his omission from Sir Alex Ferguson's list of top players he had worked with.
Balotelli answers critics by scoring free-kick in Milan victory  Sep 23, 10:10 pm
London, Sept.23 (ANI): Controversial Italian footballer Mario Balotelli has said that he has started to prove his critics wrong following his fine long-range free-kick that helped AC Milan claim a 3-2 win over Udinese in Friuli on Tuesday.
Man U's Luke Shaw ruled out for months with right-leg fracture  Sep 16, 2:09 pm
London, Sept. 16(ANI): Manchester United footballer Luke Shaw has been ruled out from playing for several months after suffering a double fracture in his right leg during his side's opening match of the Champions League against PSV Eindhoven.
'Scathing' Maradona slams Blatter for plunging FIFA into crisis  Sep 15, 11:25 pm
Johannesburg, Sept. 15 (ANI): Legendary Argentina footballer Diego Maradona has launched a blistering tirade on Sepp Blatter, accusing the embattled FIFA president of plunging the world football's governing body into an unprecedented crisis.
Di Maria admits bad relationship with Van Gaal led to his departure  Sep 14, 7:10 pm
London, Sept.14 (ANI): Argentine footballer Angel di Maria has revealed that his difficult relationship with coach Louis Van Gaal was the prime reason for his departure from Manchester United.
England footie legend Bobby Charlton congratulates record-breaking Rooney  Sep 9, 1:12 pm
London, Sept. 9 (ANI): Legendary footballer Sir Bobby Charlton congratulated Wayne Rooney after the England captain became the country's all-time leading goal-scorer by scoring his 50th international goal.
Balotelli has changed radically, claims AC Milan boss  Sep 2, 6:12 pm
London, Sep 02 (ANI): Controversial Italian footballer Mario Balotelli is a changed man since his return to AC Milan this summer, the club's CEO Adriano Galliani has claimed.
Akshay Kumar goes 'dizzy' with Global Goals Campaign   Sep 1, 5:17 pm
New Delhi, Sept 1 (ANI): Bollywood action hero Akshay Kumar, who is known to be a sports lover, has joined footballers Gareth Bale, Gary Lineker and Liverpool football club to get "dizzy" for a new Global Goals Campaign.
Pedro admits Mourinho convinced him to join Chelsea  Aug 24, 7:35 pm
Johannesburg, Aug.24 (ANI): Spanish footballer Pedro Rodriguez has admitted that Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho convinced him to join the Premier League champions ahead of rivals Manchester United and Manchester City.
Liverpool striker Balotelli likely to return to AC Milan on loan   Aug 24, 6:38 pm
Johannesburg, Aug.24 (ANI): Italian footballer Mario Balotelli could make a comeback to former club A.C. Milan on a loan move from Liverpool.
Coleen Rooney shares sweet photo of hubby Wayne with kids   Aug 14, 4:28 pm
London, August 14 (ANI): Coleen Rooney shared an adorable picture of her footballer husband Wayne taking a peaceful nap with their two kids.
Is Shakira making her toddler follow Gerard Pique's footsteps already?  Jul 30, 2:06 pm
London, July 30 (ANI): Shakira just gave her fans an awestruck moment with a video of her six-month-old son, and it looks like the singer is making her son walk on her footballer father's footsteps.
Under-age African footballers trafficked to Asia  Jul 21, 6:21 pm
London, July 21 (ANI): It has been found out in an investigation report that aspiring African footballers as young as 14 years of age are being trafficked to Asia and forced to sign contracts.
`Is Messi Argentinian or Swedish`, asks Maradona after Copa America loss  Jul 16, 10:20 am
Johannesburg, July 16 (ANI): Legendary footballer Diego Maradona has laid into the debate over Lionel Messi's form with the national team, saying that he should be treated like any other player.
Has Nicole Scherzinger moved on with Swiss footballer post split with Lewis Hamilton?  Jun 30, 3:13 pm
London, June 30 (ANI): Nicole Scherzinger seems to have moved on from her former long-time boyfriend Lewis Hamilton as she was recently spotted getting close with Switzerland national football player Pajtim Kasami.
Maradona's father 'Don Diego' passes away at 87  Jun 26, 7:27 pm
Johannesburg, June 26 (ANI): The father of legendary Argentine footballer Diego Maradona has passed away at the age of 87 in Buenos Aires.
Awkward moment! RiRi, Karim Benzema bump into ex-beau Chris Brown  Jun 21, 6:14 pm
London, June 21 (ANI): Rihanna was recently spotted on a date with her present rumored footballer boyfriend Karim Benzema at a nightclub where the singer's former lover Chris Brown was also partying.
Arturo Vidal charged with 'drunken driving' post car crash   Jun 17, 2:36 pm
London, June 17 (ANI): Chilean footballer Arturo Vidal has been arrested by the police on charge of drunken driving after he crashed his Ferrari in Santiago on Tuesday.
RiRi's dinner date with Karim Benzema adds fuel to dating rumours  Jun 15, 4:13 pm
Washington, June 15 (ANI): Rihanna seems to be confirming her dating rumors with footballer Karim Benzema day-by-day as she was again recently spotted on a dinner date with the player in Santa Monica, California.
Brazil legend Zico seeks FIFA presidency  Jun 11, 12:17 pm
London, June 11 (ANI): Legendary Brazilian footballer Zico has expressed his disappointment over the corruption scandal engulfing FIFA, the sport's governing body, and insisted that he wants to stand for the presidency of that organisation.
Messi to face trial over alleged tax fraud  Jun 10, 9:59 pm
London, June 10 (ANI): Barcelona and Argentina footballer Lionel Messi will face trial for tax evasion after a Spanish high court rejected his latest appeal.
We want plumbers or doctors to live next door, not politicians  Jun 10, 4:05 pm
London, Jun 10 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that that people would rather have a plumber, electrician or doctor as a neighbor than politicians or footballers.
Angry Cristiano Ronaldo slams press for talking 'trash' about his private life  Jun 7, 12:26 pm
Melbourne, June 07 (ANI): Cristiano Ronaldo has pleaded with the press to stop talking "trash" about him and leave him alone.