A Manchester United legend Mikael Silvestre has said that the fans of the club would love French striker Antoine Griezmann if the club lured him to Old Trafford. The Atletico Madrid player has been linked to several clubs following his impressive display in recent time. The Red Devils are believed to be the front runners in the race to sign the 26-year old. The player’s advisor Eric Olhats has revealed that the initial talks for the signature of the player has begun. Silvestre opines that the player would be a perfect fit for the club and that the fans would
In a charity match in Perth organized by Manchester United Foundation and the DT38 Foundation, the PFA Aussie legends thrashed Manchester United 3-0. The Red Devils legends’ squad was led by Paul Scholes but managed by Bryan Robson. The team included soccer stars that made up 3,000 appearances and had scored over 500 goals. The United legends team included Dwight Yorke, Denis Irwin, Louis Saha, Danny Webber, Ronny Johnsen and others. The Aussie legends team had a younger squad, with the average age of 35 compared to United’s team which was almost a decade older. The team was led by
Louis Saha says that his former club Manchester United will certainly miss the services of Michael Carrick and Henrikh Mkhitaryan in the EFL Cup final. Both crucial players will be unavailable for selection due to injuries, as United prepare to take on Southampton in the EFL Cup final. The club are hoping to win their first major honour of the season, while United still remain in contention for three other trophies. The club are also fighting to finish in the top four of the league table. Once upon a time, Saha was regarded as one of the main forwards at
Former Manchester United striker Louis Saha went on a short visit to Nigeria as he was invited for the launch of paint manufacturers Kansai Plascon in the West African side. The former France international was in the city of Lagos for the launch of the paint company as he is an ambassador of the firm. The company launched their products in Nigeria at their corporate office at No 8a, Ademola Adetokunbo Street, Victoria Island late in January. Saha is not strange to Nigeria – a football powerhouse in Africa. Saha would be remembered for his display at Old Trafford, helping
Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney was full of thanks after manager Jose Mourinho gave him a day off after the award ceremony in his honour by the Football Writers’ Association. The player had to appear in London for the event in his name after the writers honoured him for breaking Sir Bobby Charlton’s club goal record. Rooney scored an injury time equalizer when the Red Devils faced off against Stoke City in the Premier League. The goal earned the club a valuable point but also raised his goal tally for the club to 250 making him the all-time leading scorer
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has insisted that his side can finish higher than fourth position in the Premier League this season. Mourinho has endured a difficult start to life at the Theatre Of Dreams but his side seems to have finally found their feet – judging by recent performances. Manchester United currently sit sixth in the Premier League table after winning their last three matches on the spin. Mourinho’s side have been struggling for consistency all season and find themselves four points behind fourth – placed Arsenal. As belief and optimism grows among Man United fans, Jose Mourinho feels
Gary Neville has revealed that he has recommended only two signings to Manchester United – Cristiano Ronaldo and Louis Saha. Regarded as one of the greatest French forwards in his generation, Saha was making his name at Fulham. He was signed by manager Sir Alex Ferguson for around £ 11 million. This initially turned out to be a very good investment from the club, as Saha was able to come up with some crucial goals. He was seen as the eventual replacement for Ruud van Nistelrooy, who remains as one of the greatest forwards Manchester United have seen in the
The former Manchester United player Louis Saha is certain that Alexandre Lacazette in order for him to become a better player, Lacazette has to make his way out of Lyon as this is something that all the big performers have to do at some point in time. “It’s obligatory! It’s a step every great player has to take. He’s in his comfort zone in Lyon, he knows everyone. He would take a step up by discovering a new league, new demands, different competition for places. Kevin Gameiro isn’t the same player he was when he was at PSG.” Louis Saha
Tom Heaton has hailed his time with Premier League giant, Manchester United as a huge contributing factor to his time at Burnley.
The goalkeeper was one of the 24 players former Red Devils manager Sir Alex Ferguson took to Russia for their 2008 Champions League final clash against Chelsea. He was the third choice goalkeeper, so he merely followed the team everywhere. He was on the stands in Luzhniki Stadium alongside other stars like French star Louis Saha, Barcelona defender Gerard Pique, Chris Eagles, Park Ji-sung, Danny Welbeck and others.
So, there is no reason why Karim Benzema should not be pardoned and should not be allowed back into the national outfit.
As per Griezmann, an individual can be discarded for a period of time, but, after that, his mistake has got to be put aside and he must be allowed to show a rectified version of himself. A permanent cross can’t be put next to his name.