Monthly Archives: February 2007

Nicol Held Initial Fowler Talks

New England coach Steve Nicol has revealed that he recently chatted briefly with Liverpool striker Robbie Fowler over a move to MLS, but warned that any move is still a ways off. “We’d be interested in Robbie,” Nicol told PA Sport. “We’ve spoken, but as of yet there’s nothing been settled.” “It’s something he’s thinking…

Madrid Begin Rebuilding Plans

Real Madrid have begun to plan their summer rebuilding programme as Ramón Calderón wants to finally remove all vestiges of Florentino Pérez’s reign. The move has been brought forward with Fabio Capello’s team falling behind in the league and facing an uphill task against a confident Bayern Munich side in the Champions League. Despite bringing…

DeMerit Told To Grab The Gloves

With his starting keeper injured and shallow depth, Watford manager has pointed to defender Jay Demerit as one of two players being given emergency netminder duty. The American Abroad, along with attacker Darius Henderson, will spend a few extra moments in training working between the pipes – just in case. “Darius or Jay would go…

Milito: "We Are Not Favourites"

Gabriel Milito does not believe that Real Zaragoza are favourites to progress to the semi finals, despite having a quarter final lead over FC Barcelona. The Argentinian central defender is confident that the Aragónese outfit can beat the Blaugrana, but is wary after last season. Zaragoza lead the tie after winning 1-0 in Camp Nou…