All posts by Gareth Mcknight

  • APRIL 4TH, 2011

    Mourinho could risk playing Ronaldo despite injury

    Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho may play Cristiano Ronaldo in his team's Champions League quarter final against Tottenham, despite the player struggling with a hamstring strain.'The Special One' announced on Friday that Ronaldo, along with Gonzalo Higuain and Marcelo, would miss the game on Tuesday, but Mourinho has now admitted that he may risk playi.....

  • APRIL 2ND, 2011

    Liverpool urged to buy Asian players by sponsor

     Liverpool have been urged by sponsor Standard Chartered to buy Asian players to tap into the region's commercial potential.The Anfield club signed a four year deal worth £80million back in September 2009, and the company's sponsorship chief Gavin Laws has identified the Asian market as a way to increase fanbase and revenue. Laws cited the .....

  • APRIL 1ST, 2011

    Bale doubtful for Madrid Champions League tie

    Tottenham's star winger Gareth Bale is an injury worry ahead of the club's Champions League quarter final against Real Madrid at the Bernabeu on Tuesday night, as the player faces a race against time to recover from a hamstring strain in time for the game.Bale suffered the injury training with Wales and will not feature for Harry Redknapp's men again.....

  • MARCH 31ST, 2011

    Lucas Leiva signs new Liverpool deal

    Brazilian midfielder Lucas Leiva has been rewarded for his improved performances this season by signing a new long term contract to keep him at Liverpool.The 24 year old Brazil international has played over 100 games for the Anfield club since joining from Brazilian club Gremio back in July 2007 for £5 million.Leiva attracted negative press earl.....

  • MARCH 30TH, 2011

    England held at home by Ghana

    A revamped England side looked to have won the friendly match against African side Ghana on Tuesday night, but a late Asamoah Gyan equaliser ensured the game finished 1-1. Liverpool's £35million striker Andy Carroll had given the home side the lead at Wembley on 43 minutes, but Gyan had the last laugh, scoring in injury time.England coach Fabio Cape.....