Ruud van Nistelrooy

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BBC Football
Runcorn 'manager' makes pilgrimage from China with familyrising from the Conference to the Premier League, signing the likes of Steven G
BBC Football / Posted 2 days ago
rising from the Conference to the Premier League, signing the likes of Steven Gerrard, David Beckham, Roy Keane and Ruud van Nistelrooy along the way. The club became the Linnets following the demise of the original club in 2006 and plays... Read more
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UEFA News
Champions League top scorers: Kane and Ronaldo level2013/14), Luiz Adriano (Shakhtar Donetsk, 2014/15) 8: Filippo Inzaghi (Milan,
UEFA News / Posted 3 days ago
2013/14), Luiz Adriano (Shakhtar Donetsk, 2014/15) 8: Filippo Inzaghi (Milan, 2002/03), Hernán Crespo (Inter, 2002/03), Ruud van Nistelrooy (Manchester United, 2004/05) Only once in the past ten seasons has any name other than Ronaldo or Messi... Read more
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UEFA News
Messi emulates Ronaldo with 100th European goalgames) 99 – Lionel Messi* (122) 76 – Raúl González (158) 70 – Filippo Inzagh
UEFA News / Posted 3 days ago
games) 99 – Lionel Messi* (122) 76 – Raúl González (158) 70 – Filippo Inzaghi (114) 67 – Andriy Shevchenko (142) 62 – Ruud van Nistelrooy (92) 61 – Gerd Müller (69) 59 – Thierry Henry (140) 59 – Henrik Larsson (108) 56 – Zlatan... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man travels from China to visit non-league club he managed on FM game in 2002rising from the Conference to the Premier League, signing the likes of Steven G
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
rising from the Conference to the Premier League, signing the likes of Steven Gerrard, David Beckham, Roy Keane and Ruud van Nistelrooy along the way. Fifteen years on from his virtual exploits, Wenbin, 37, underwent the ultimate pilgrimage... Read more
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soccernews
Robben set for landmark as Barca´s Valverde welcomes former side - Champions League in Opta numbersChampions League games since last season. He’s the fifth player to score in six
soccernews / Posted 5 days ago
Champions League games since last season. He’s the fifth player to score in six consecutive games in the competition after Ruud van Nistelrooy, Marouane Chamakh, Burak Yilmaz and Cristiano Ronaldo. 1️9️9️2️ Kombouaré sent PSG into the next... Read more
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Soccer Way
Robben set for landmark as Barca´s Valverde welcomes former side - Champions League in Opta numbers Champions League games since last season. He’s the fifth player to score in six
Soccer Way / Posted 5 days ago
Champions League games since last season. He’s the fifth player to score in six consecutive games in the competition after Ruud van Nistelrooy, Marouane Chamakh, Burak Yilmaz and Cristiano Ronaldo. 2️0️1️3️ Ibrahimovic's memorable four-goal... Read more
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The Hindu
Oranje peeled: end of an era in Dutch footballand John Heitinga were selected in the team. Along with Robin van Persie (who w
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
and John Heitinga were selected in the team. Along with Robin van Persie (who would make the 2006 World cup squad) and Ruud van Nistelrooy (who was one footballing generation older), they would take the Netherlands team to the footballing... Read more
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The Sport Review
Phil Neville tells Romelu Lukaku to become Man United legend at Liverpool FCat Liverpool. Former Manchester United defender Neville challenged Lukaku to e
The Sport Review / Posted 8 days ago
at Liverpool. Former Manchester United defender Neville challenged Lukaku to emulate Red Devils legends Andy Cole and Ruud van Nistelrooy by scoring against Liverpool. “Lukaku has a lot to prove in big games,” Neville told The Debate on Sky... Read more
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give me sport
Liverpool v Man Utd: The ultimate combined XI from the Premier League eraforwards have played for the two clubs over the course of the Premier League er
give me sport / Posted 9 days ago
forwards have played for the two clubs over the course of the Premier League era - Wayne Rooney, Fernando Torres, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Michael Owen, Robbie Fowler, the list goes on and on - but for pure talent, Luis Suarez was probably the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
21st-Century Derby: Best of Liverpool vs. Best of Manchester Uniteda piece of silver paper in the wind. His feet never seemed to touch the ground.
Bleacher Report / Posted 9 days ago
a piece of silver paper in the wind. His feet never seemed to touch the ground." United had to patiently wait to get Ruud van Nistelrooy, who was due to sign in 2000 before suffering a serious knee injury. He arrived the following year—and... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Memories from England's greatest rivalryUnited would rough us up. Eric Cantona was brilliant. He would have made the L
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 10 days ago
United would rough us up. Eric Cantona was brilliant. He would have made the Liverpool sides of the mid-1990s way better. Ruud van Nistelrooy was a striker I would have loved to have had and anyone would have wanted Cristiano Ronaldo. I've a soft... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Anfield trip Lukaku's chance to show critics he isn't a 'flat-track bullyenforced absence through injury with his goals, physical prowess and ebullience
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
enforced absence through injury with his goals, physical prowess and ebullience up front. Not even Sir Bobby Charlton, Ruud van Nistelrooy or the club’s all-time record goal-scorer Wayne Rooney made such impressive starts to their time in the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Manchester United warned to prepare for 'hell' at Anfieldto 888sport. "You are not welcome and you can feel the hate for sure.Silvestre
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
to 888sport. "You are not welcome and you can feel the hate for sure.Silvestre with former United teammates Louis Saha and Ruud van Nistelrooy (Image: Reuters) “It’s a hostile environment but it’s a good occasion to see how you react in adversity.... Read more
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HITC Sport
Report: Dutch coaches have high hopes for Leeds United signingleft the country looking for answers. Holland have previously been able to boa
HITC Sport / Posted 10 days ago
left the country looking for answers. Holland have previously been able to boast prolific forwards like Marco Van Basten, Ruud van Nistelrooy or Robin van Persie, but now their best options are the distinctly average Vincent Janssen and Bas... Read more
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HITC Sport
Arjen Robben: how Holland will miss the wonderful master of cutting insideserved up with that left foot to the back-post for Wilfried Bouma, and then a c
HITC Sport / Posted 11 days ago
served up with that left foot to the back-post for Wilfried Bouma, and then a cross whipped in from the left for Ruud van Nistelrooy to tap in. Strangely, Advocaat decided to withdraw him at 2-1 just before the hour, replacing him with... Read more
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livesoccertv
Robben leaves Dutch team following The Netherlands' WC disappointmentedition." Robben leaves the Dutch side as the fourth best scorer of all time w
livesoccertv / Posted 11 days ago
edition." Robben leaves the Dutch side as the fourth best scorer of all time with 39 goals, surpassing legends such as Dennis Bergkamp, Ruud Van Nistelrooy and Johan Cruyff. His contribution wasn't limited to scoring goals, as these numbers refl... Read more
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Scotsman
Where does Slovenia rank in Scotland’s long list of glorious failures?hosts. His reasoning was clear: Scotland could not rely on getting another clea
Scotsman / Posted 12 days ago
hosts. His reasoning was clear: Scotland could not rely on getting another clean sheet away to a side with Marc Overmars, Ruud van Nistelrooy and Rafael van der Vaart in the starting XI, along with Patrick Kluivert coming off the bench. Yet there... Read more
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heraldscotland
Exclusive interview: I hope Scotland has learned from its mistakeslow of the second leg, when Rab Douglas fished the ball out of the Scotland net
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
low of the second leg, when Rab Douglas fished the ball out of the Scotland net no fewer than six times, including a Ruud van Nistelrooy hat-trick? Let’s just say it wasn’t too long after that a particularly eccentric Vogts selection was... Read more
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soccernews
Robben: Netherlands´ World Cup chances are overthat’s a big blow. “In the first half we did not have many opportunities.” 35
soccernews / Posted 14 days ago
that’s a big blow. “In the first half we did not have many opportunities.” 35 – Arjen Robben has equalled Faas Wilkes and Ruud van Nistelrooy (35 goals) as joint 5th top goalscorer of the Dutch national team. Hero.... Read more
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Goal.com
Arjen Robben: Netherlands' World Cup chances are overthat's a big blow. "In the first half we did not have many opportunities."35 -
Goal.com / Posted 14 days ago
that's a big blow. "In the first half we did not have many opportunities."35 - Arjen Robben has equalled Faas Wilkes and Ruud van Nistelrooy (35 goals) as joint 5th top goalscorer of the Dutch national team. Hero. pic.twitter.com/M3XVnhbZ9r "The... Read more
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heraldscotland
Exclusive Interview: Berti Vogts - Is it time to reassess the German's era at Scotland?low of the second leg, when Rab Douglas fished the ball out of the Scotland net
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
low of the second leg, when Rab Douglas fished the ball out of the Scotland net no fewer than six times, including a Ruud van Nistelrooy hat-trick? Let’s just say it wasn’t too long after that a particularly eccentric Vogts selection was... Read more
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Canberra Times
The Dutch game in crisis: how did it come to this?one of the game's finest talent producers. Frank Arnesen was responsible for br
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
one of the game's finest talent producers. Frank Arnesen was responsible for bringing through the likes of Jaap Stam, Ruud Van Nistelrooy and Robben when he was technical director at PSV Eindhoven. Having worked at Tottenham and Chelsea, where... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The Dutch game in crisis: how did it come to this?one of the game's finest talent producers. Frank Arnesen was responsible for br
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
one of the game's finest talent producers. Frank Arnesen was responsible for bringing through the likes of Jaap Stam, Ruud Van Nistelrooy and Robben when he was technical director at PSV Eindhoven. Having worked at Tottenham and Chelsea, where... Read more
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The Age
The Dutch game in crisis: how did it come to this?one of the game's finest talent producers. Frank Arnesen was responsible for br
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
one of the game's finest talent producers. Frank Arnesen was responsible for bringing through the likes of Jaap Stam, Ruud Van Nistelrooy and Robben when he was technical director at PSV Eindhoven. Having worked at Tottenham and Chelsea, where... Read more
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Bleacher Report
'He Was There to Put on a Show': Ronaldo's Legendary Manchester United AuditionUnited defender Danny Pugh, now at Port Vale, started that night on the bench a
Bleacher Report / Posted 16 days ago
United defender Danny Pugh, now at Port Vale, started that night on the bench alongside fellow substitutes Lynch, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Phil Neville and Darren Fletcher, as well as Ryan Giggs and club captain Roy Keane, who had been... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Martin Keown disputes Fabregas's famous Man United vs Arsenal tunnel storyalways a level of respect between us. United beat us in the FA Cup semi-final i
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
always a level of respect between us. United beat us in the FA Cup semi-final in 2004, six months after I had clashed with Ruud van Nistelrooy at Old Trafford." A League of Their Own continues Thursday, 9pm, Sky 1. Arsenal fans! Would you take... Read more
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give me sport
Fergie names a surprising player as the only certainty in his best Man Utd XIfinest players we have ever seen. Not just in England, but in the world. Eric
give me sport / Posted 17 days ago
finest players we have ever seen. Not just in England, but in the world. Eric Cantona, Cristiano Ronaldo, Paul Scholes and Ruud van Nistelrooy are just four that spring to mind, but the list really is endless. Fergie had the knack of building a... Read more
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give me sport
What Keown said to Van Nistelrooy the first time they met after Old Trafford clashWhat Martin Keown said to Ruud van Nistelrooy the game after Old Trafford clash
give me sport / Posted 17 days ago
What Martin Keown said to Ruud van Nistelrooy the game after Old Trafford clash | GiveMeSport What Martin Keown said to Ruud van Nistelrooy the game after Old Trafford clash Football News Gone are the days when Sir Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger... Read more
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Football365
Keown tells Fabregas he was not at Arsenal during 'Pizzagate'always a level of respect between us. United beat us in the FA Cup semi-final i
Football365 / Posted 17 days ago
always a level of respect between us. United beat us in the FA Cup semi-final in 2004, six months after I had clashed with Ruud van Nistelrooy at Old Trafford. I saw him in the tunnel before the game and told him that the incident had not been... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
What Man Utd hero Ruud van Nistelrooy was later told after THAT clash with KeownMartin Keown has revealed he spoke to Ruud van Nistelrooy before the 2004 FA Cu
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 days ago
Martin Keown has revealed he spoke to Ruud van Nistelrooy before the 2004 FA Cup semi-final after infamously charging into the Manchester United striker after he missed a penalty seven months' previously. The Arsenal defender had given away the... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Nino Severino: Sport saves lives, and Anthony Joshua is a shining exampleplayer called Wayne Rooney came bounding energetically into the training area.
Ipswich Star / Posted 17 days ago
player called Wayne Rooney came bounding energetically into the training area. He was followed by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Ryan Giggs and Rio Ferdinand. Rooney was very friendly and started some banter and I had an... Read more
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UEFA News
Goals per game: Europe's top international scorersgames) 0.72: Robert Lewandowski (Poland: 32 goals in 44 games) 0.72: Davor Šu
UEFA News / Posted 17 days ago
games) 0.72: Robert Lewandowski (Poland: 32 goals in 44 games) 0.72: Davor Šuker (Croatia: 32 goals in 44 games) 0.69: Ruud van Nistelrooy (Netherlands: 29 goals in 42 games) 0.69: David Villa (Spain: 35 goals in 51 games) 0.69: Eusébio... Read more
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Scotsman
Alastair Campbell and Calum Campbell: Passion for Scottish football is a family affairwatching from the sofa as the dream of qualification crumbled bit by bit as Dut
Scotsman / Posted 17 days ago
watching from the sofa as the dream of qualification crumbled bit by bit as Dutch goal after goal went past Rab Douglas. Ruud van Nistelrooy scored a hat trick. With 15 minutes to go, the score was 6-0 and Scotland were effectively out. Sky... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Sir Alex Ferguson's mystery pizza thrower finally reveals himselfsuggested Fabregas was the guilty party in his 2013 autobiography. “My recolle
TEAMTalk / Posted 18 days ago
suggested Fabregas was the guilty party in his 2013 autobiography. “My recollection of that fabled incident is that when Ruud van Nistelrooy came into the dressing room, he complained that Arsene Wenger had been giving him stick as he left the... Read more
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The Peoples Person
Juan Mata: Romelu Lukaku has shocked me with his incredible goalscoring ratethan people expected and that is great for us.” Very few players have started
The Peoples Person / Posted 18 days ago
than people expected and that is great for us.” Very few players have started spells at new clubs in the way Lukaku has. Ruud van Nistelrooy took until November to reach 10 goals for United in his first season at the club, and went on to score 36... Read more
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metro
Ex-Arsenal star confesses to throwing PIZZA at Sir Alex after Arsenal vs Man UtdAntonio Conte's biggest weakness at Chelsea Wayne Rooney won a penalty after a
metro / Posted 18 days ago
Antonio Conte's biggest weakness at Chelsea Wayne Rooney won a penalty after appearing to go down without contact for Ruud van Nistelrooy to open the scoring and the England forward then sealed the win late on. Arsenal were livid with the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Fabregas confirms HE threw pizza at Sir Alex during Battle of BuffetTrafford The game itself was tense as it came a year after the famed Battle of
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Trafford The game itself was tense as it came a year after the famed Battle of Old Trafford. In that previous encounter, Ruud van Nistelrooy missed a penalty before being aggressively surrounded by Arsenal players, who had kept their dream of an... Read more
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give me sport
Jamie Vardy is no longer the fastest recorded player in the Premier Leagueduring that title winning season including 11-games of consecutive scoring that
give me sport / Posted 18 days ago
during that title winning season including 11-games of consecutive scoring that saw him defeat a long standing record from Ruud van Nistelrooy. Vardy isn't the most natural finisher in the Premier League but his deadliness that season and beyond... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester United's best XI by the man who knows them better than mostre-runs of United in the Beckham era and just clock how many of the goals for A
Manchester Evening News / Posted 19 days ago
re-runs of United in the Beckham era and just clock how many of the goals for Andrew Cole, Dwight Yorke, Ole Solskjaer and Ruud van Nistelrooy for example came from his service. It was phenomenal. Dangerous and accurate, he was a goalscorers... Read more
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Daily Mail
Newcastle United vs Liverpool, Premier League LIVEa Premier League ground, after Alan Shearer at Ellland Road against Leeds, Dion
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
a Premier League ground, after Alan Shearer at Ellland Road against Leeds, Dion Dublin at White Hart Lane against Spurs and Ruud van Nistelrooy at St. James’ Park against Newcastle. Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 23 Premier League matches in... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Kane Has Earned Right to Sit at Football's Top Table with Messi, Ronaldo, Neymarclass. Eric Cantona, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes and Ronaldo cut a queue that left
Bleacher Report / Posted 23 days ago
class. Eric Cantona, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes and Ronaldo cut a queue that left the likes of Ferdinand, David Beckham, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Peter Schmeichel, Jaap Stam and Roy Keane outside to argue with bouncers about being let in. One... Read more
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Vavel
CSKA Moscow 1-4 Manchester United: Player ratings as Red Devils cruise to second group stage winhas made a record-breaking start to life at Old Trafford, getting to 10 goals q
Vavel / Posted 23 days ago
has made a record-breaking start to life at Old Trafford, getting to 10 goals quicker than legendary goal-scorers like Ruud van Nistelrooy and Sir Bobby Charlton. The power he displayed to score against Southampton was evident again, as he... Read more
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The Peoples Person
Roy Keane: Romelu Lukaku has proved himself to be a bargain after 10 goals in nine gamescould cost double what he did, and at this stage, they wouldn’t care. His form
The Peoples Person / Posted 24 days ago
could cost double what he did, and at this stage, they wouldn’t care. His form has been immense. For way of contrast, Ruud van Nistelrooy didn’t score his 10th goal in a United shirt until November. That, of course, was in the 2001/02 season... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Inside the Impossible Dream of a Six-Old Footballerthe American goalkeeper who spent several seasons at Old Trafford. In another,
Bleacher Report / Posted 24 days ago
the American goalkeeper who spent several seasons at Old Trafford. In another, Adrian is overshadowed, literally, by Ruud van Nistelrooy. The Dutch striker sports a distinctive early-aughts haircut. In these images, taken seven years before... Read more
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Daily Mail
PSG 3-0 Bayern Munich: Neymar, Mbappe and Cavani star in routan elite group of players to score in six consecutive Champions League games by
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
an elite group of players to score in six consecutive Champions League games by making it 2-0 on the night Cavani joins Ruud van Nistelrooy, Cristiano Ronaldo, Marouane Chamakh and Burak Yilmaz in scoring in six straight games Bayern responded... Read more
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Manchester United
Opinion: Four Reds shine in dominant displayHis second effort did that too, after he capitalised on a defensive error to sl
Manchester United / Posted 24 days ago
His second effort did that too, after he capitalised on a defensive error to slot home from yards out. There are traits of Ruud van Nistelrooy in the way that he consistently nets simple, clinical and vital goals, but it is still too early to truly... Read more
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metro
Edinson Cavani joins Ronaldo and Van Nistelrooy in elite group after great goalplayer to score in 6 consecutive CL games (van Nistelrooy, Chamakh, Yilmaz and
metro / Posted 24 days ago
player to score in 6 consecutive CL games (van Nistelrooy, Chamakh, Yilmaz and C Ronaldo). Elevated. pic.twitter.com/3wkkOwjPw3 Cavani joins Cristiano Ronaldo, Ruud Van Nistelrooy, Burak Yılmaz and Marouane Chamakh in an elite group to have done... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
'Your head's gone!' - Watch Carragher and Neville relive Liverpool win over Manchester Unitedstrike arch well wide of Jerzy Dudek's goal. Neville sees an opportunity to tu
Liverpool Echo / Posted 25 days ago
strike arch well wide of Jerzy Dudek's goal. Neville sees an opportunity to turn the tables as ex-United striker Ruud van Nistelrooy flicks the ball over Carragher's head inside the penalty area, but the Liverpool legend is on hand to... Read more
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chroniclelive
David Ginola: Harry Kane is chasing Alan Shearer's record, but he's not as good82 goals and has reached that quicker than anyone bar myself. “It has taken ju
chroniclelive / Posted 25 days ago
82 goals and has reached that quicker than anyone bar myself. “It has taken just 122 appearances, that’s one quicker than Ruud van Nistelrooy and six quicker than Sergio Aguero and they are two of the greatest strikers our game has seen. With up... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Romelu Lukaku song shames Manchester United's amazing away supportprowess and it is a pity a United striker who has struck eight goals quicker th
Manchester Evening News / Posted 25 days ago
prowess and it is a pity a United striker who has struck eight goals quicker than Eric Cantona, Andy Cole, Dwight Yorke, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie and Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been reduced to a song about his penis.Read... Read more
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