Irritated Cristiano Ronaldo leaves press conference early, Rio Ferdinand responds [Video]

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Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo left the pre-match press conference for the Champions League tie with AS Roma in between when asked a question about Barcelona’s trio of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar. The Portuguese star, along with Real manager Zinedine Zidane, was facing the questions of the media ahead of the game at Stadio Olimpico. He took an exception to one of the questions which suggested that the Barcelona stars share a better off-field chemistry among themselves than himself, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema. In his response, Ronaldo…

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Chelsea gossip: Blues close in on free agent goalkeeper and Terry reveals exit options

Wednesday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer rumour gossip. Chelsea are set to sign former AC Milan goalkeeper Marco Amelia, 33, on a short-term basis as cover for injured first-choice Thibaut Courtois, The Guardian reports. Blues skipper John Terry, 34, has had several offers from Chinese clubs, while Turkish side Fenerbahce have stepped up their interest in the former England captain, the Daily Mirror reports. Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand believes Terry still has a lot to offer the Blues, according to the Daily Star. “Looking at a couple of…

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Man United gossip: Red Devils hero PRAISES Hector Moreno’s challenge, while Championship prospect targeted

Here is Thursday’s news and gossip concerning Manchester United: Former United captain Roy Keane has praised the challenge made by Hector Moreno that led to Luke Shaw’s horrific injury, according to the Daily Mirror. The tough-tackling midfielder also suggested that it was only after it was clear that Shaw was severely hurt that anyone had a problem with the attempt to win the ball. “I thought it was a brilliant challenge. I love the physical side of the game. You can always tell by the players’ reactions – they are…

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Rio Ferdinand says Man United can forget the title if they sell David de Gea

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Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand believes that his old club can forget about winning the Premier League title this season if they sell goalkeeper David de Gea, the Daily Express reports. De Gea has been consistently linked with a move to Real Madrid this summer, and though United are desperate to keep hold of him there remains a huge cloud over his future. United boss Louis van Gaal has already explained that the Spaniard will be left out of the starting line up for the opening day clash with…

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Chelsea gossip: Mourinho wants £15m Spurs star and Stones warned against Stamford Bridge move

Tuesday’s biggest Chelsea news and transfer rumours. Chelsea have told Tottenham to name their price for left-back Danny Rose, with the Blues prepared to pay £15m for the 25-year-old, the Daily Mirror reports. Jose Mourinho is apparently desperate to land a new left-back this summer and has identified the England international as a possible alternative to Abdul Baba Rahman. Former England defender Rio Ferdinand says Everton centre-back John Stones, 21, should join his former club Manchester United instead of moving to Chelsea as he would get more first-team football, The…

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Man United gossip: Real reject TWO £100m Bale bids and PSG star makes sly dig at Red Devils

Tuesday’s biggest Manchester United news and transfer gossip. Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has made two £100m bids for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale, 26, this summer, The Sun reports. Both Madrid and Bale have stated that they don’t intend to do business with the Red Devils on this matter. Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has claimed that former player Bastian Schweinsteiger, 31, a summer signing for Manchester United, has not been fit for the past three years, the Daily Telegraph reports. The number of games the veteran midfielder…

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Rio Ferdinand: John Stones would be a “lunatic” to join Chelsea and should sign for Man United instead

Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has told Everton’s John Stones that he would be a “lunatic” to join Chelsea and should sign for the Red Devils instead, according to the Daily Express. The Blues have seen two £26m bids for the defender rejected by The Toffees already this summer, though Jose Mourinho is still keen to bring him on board and is expected to lodge a third offer in the next few days. However, Ferdinand believes the England under-21 international should make the move to Old Trafford and play…

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Man United legend Rio Ferdinand trolls Drake for wearing Liverpool kit

Canadian rap star Drake has taken a lot of stick recently for being perceived to be a fair-weather football fan. Having initially declared his loyalty towards Manchester United, but has since been pictured wearing the colours of Liverpool, Manchester City and Chelsea more recently. However, after disgraced wrestler Hulk Hogan mistakenly retweeted a picture of Ferdinand and Drake together – by somebody pretending to be the rapper with his father – Ferdinand posted his own repost. @HulkHogan Everybody says stuff from time to time, don't forget, me and my dad…

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