Tag Archives: Cristiano Ronaldo

Ex-assistant reveals ridiculous reason why Liverpool did not signed Cristiano Ronaldo

Ex-Liverpool assistant manager Phil Thompson has revealed how the Merseyside club did not pursue a move for Cristiano Ronaldo back in 2003 for fear of “anarchy” in the dressing room. The Portuguese legend, then a teenager coming through the ranks at Sporting Lisbon, had been noticed by then-Liverpool head coach Gerard Houllier at the Toulon Tournament and was planning a move for… Read More »

Confirmed: Liverpool had chance to sign Real Madrid superstar but signed Harry Kewell instead

Ex-Liverpool head coach Gerard Houllier has revealed that the club’s wage structure was the reason why they failed to bring Cristiano Ronaldo at Anfield. The Frenchman, in charge at Anfield between 1998 and 2004, had his eye on the future Man United and Real Madrid legend back in 2003 as he was becoming established at Sporting Lisbon. However,… Read More »

Man United handed another boost in race for Real Madrid star

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo is still hopeful of leaving the club before the transfer window shuts next week, according to stories. The Portugal international stunned Los Blancos chiefs earlier this summer when allegedly telling them that he wants out of the Bernabeu this summer. The striker was believed to have grown upset by the way he was treated by Spanish… Read More »

Wayne Rooney reveals why he doesn’t want Cristiano Ronaldo to join Man United

The former Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney believes the Red Devils have to sign Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi in order to break his record of club’s all-time leading scorer. The 31-year-old England international left Old Trafford for boyhood club, Everton, this summer, having left an indelible legacy at Old Trafford during his 13 seasons there. And Rooney is confident his record… Read More »