Rashford hails ‘amazing’ Ronaldo experience – Sport – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

England striker Marcus Rashford said on Sunday it was an “incredible experience” to play alongside Cristiano Ronaldo at Manchester United and described him as one of his idols. Ronaldo left United last week when the club said they had reached an amicable agreement with the player to terminate his contract with immediate effect. The split … Read more

Retired referee commits penalty errors in Ghana’s defeat by Portugal

Retired England referee Mike Dean questioned the referee in Ghana’s 3-2 defeat by Portugal at the 2022 World Cup on Thursday night. The post-referee penalty in Ghana’s loss to Portugal first appeared in The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Read More: Retired referee commits penalty errors in Ghana’s defeat by Portugal The … Read more

Ronaldo seeks new club after Man Utd exit | The Guardian Nigeria News

Cristiano Ronaldo is looking for a new team after a tumultuous few hours at Manchester United, which saw the announcement that the superstar striker was leaving and the club could be sold. The veteran Portuguese striker set the stage for his departure from Old Trafford with a candid interview on TalkTV last week, in which … Read more

Ronaldo will be ‘phenomenal’ at the World Cup, says Neves | The Guardian Nigeria News

Cristiano Ronaldo enters the World Cup amid a cloud of controversy but his Portuguese team-mate Ruben Neves believes the forward will have a ‘phenomenal’ tournament. The superstar, reduced to a marginal role at Manchester United this season, lashed out at his club and United manager Erik ten Hag in a TV interview last week. The … Read more

No Ronaldo, no problem as Portugal beat Nigeria in World Cup tuning | The Guardian Nigeria News

Talisman Cristiano Ronaldo was absent through illness but Bruno Fernandes’ brace helped Portugal defeat Nigeria in a 4-0 friendly win on Thursday. Fernando Santos Portugal warmed up for the World Cup with a win in Lisbon, although preparations for the game were marred by an explosive interview with Ronaldo earlier in the week. The 37-year-old … Read more

As he plans Liverpool revival, Klopp says even Ronaldo has ‘lost confidence’ | The Guardian Nigeria News

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says even Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are not immune to trust issues as he tries to find a solution to his side’s frustrating inconsistency. Saturday’s 3-3 home draw with Brighton, after recovering from a 2-0 deficit to lead 3-2, was an example of the general malaise affecting the team. Liverpool … Read more

Ten Haag insists Ronaldo stays but wants more attackers | The Guardian Nigeria News

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag reiterated on Wednesday that he is counting on Cristiano Ronaldo this season “Obviously it’s clear we need good players,” said Ten Haag when asked about his troubled Portuguese star the day before the end of the summer transfer window. “You need more and you have to cover all the … Read more

Rooney – Sport – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and world news

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag can boost his hopes of his first Premier League point against Liverpool on Monday if he dumps Cristiano Ronaldo and Marcus Rashford Red Devils legend Wayne Rooney, writes The Sunday Times. United have opened their campaign with embarrassing defeats, Brighton recorded their first win at Old Trafford followed by … Read more

Dortmund chairman rules out move for Cristiano Ronaldo | The Guardian Nigeria News

Borussia Dortmund chairman Hans-Joachim Watzke on Friday dismissed speculation about a link between the Bundesliga club and Cristiano Ronaldo, saying there had been “no contact at all” between the parties. “I love this player, it would certainly be a charming idea to see Cristiano Ronaldo play at Signal Iduna Park. He’s one of the greatest … Read more

Bayern boss Kahn says Ronaldo doesn’t fit club’s ‘philosophy’ | The Guardian Nigeria News

Bayern boss Oliver Kahn said on Wednesday that a move for Cristiano Ronaldo on the transfer market does not fit the club’s “philosophy”. Manchester United striker Ronaldo is reportedly looking to leave the club he returned to last year, although the Red Devils’ new manager Erik ten Hag has insisted the five-time Ballon d’Or winner … Read more