Monthly Archives: April 2007

Angel Eager To Make MLS Debut

Fresh from arriving in New York, Red Bulls strike catch Juan Pablo Angel says he can’t wait to get his visa paperwork cleared up so he can train and play with his new teammates. “I’m desperate to start playing,” the former Aston Villa man told MLSNet. “There is a togetherness among the lads, I’m just…

Ancelotti Defends Dida

AC Milan coach Carlo Ancelotti has defended Nelson Dida after the goalkeeper came under fire for his performance in Tuesday’s Champions League defeat against Manchester United. Italian sports newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport rated the Brazilian as the worst player in Milan’s line-up following their 3-2 loss at Old Trafford. However, Ancelotti has come out in…

Capello Handed Real Backing

Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon has reiterated his faith in coach Fabio Capello and denied claims he has held talks with possible successors to the Italian. Madrid have endured a troubled season, but it may still have a positive outcome with the club just two points behind Primera Liga leaders Barcelona with seven games to…