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ERIC CANTONA RUMORS & GOSSIP

Shia LaBeouf Quotes Eric Cantona In ‘Nymphomaniac’ Press Conference (Video)

We’re not sure why it took nearly 20 years for someone to do this, but we’re thankful Shia LaBeouf did what he did. LaBeouf made headlines around last weekend for his seemingly bizarre recreation of one of the most famous press conferences in soccer history: Eric Cantona’s famous “trawler” press conference. LaBeouf was participating in a press conference in Berlin ahead...
Via NESN.com
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Shia LaBeouf Channels Eric Cantona During Press Conference

Famous plagiarizer Shia LaBeouf gave European film fans a nice little surprise during his press conference at the 64th Annual Berlin Film Festival. The former Even Stevens star took to the mic and performed former Manchester United great Eric Cantona’s infamous “Seagulls” aside from 1995. The soccer star’s weird statement came after he was suspended for 8 months for kicking...
Via Next Impulse Sports
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Eric Cantona’s views on Manchester United, Alex Ferguson and more

Eric Cantona’s views on Manchester United, Alex Ferguson and more - originally posted on Soccerlens.comESPN spoke to Manchester United legend Eric Cantona in an exclusive interview that will be aired later on Thursday night. Here are some quotes from the interview in which Cantona speaks about his time at United and everything that’s happened since then. “DON’T ASK FOR...
Via Soccerlens
November 15, 2012  |  Discuss

King Eric Sets Aim At The Real French Throne

Imagine Ron Artest Metta World Peace running for President. It could happen. Well probably not. I only bring it up because of MWP’s fan interaction during the Malice in the Palace . Why? Because eccentric Manchester United legend Eric Cantona is looking into running for the French presidency. That’s right. The same Eric Cantona who karate kicked a fan in the chops after...
Via Rumors and Rants
January 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Eric Cantona admits to publicity stunt

Former Manchester United striker Eric Cantona has admitted his plan to run for the French presidency was a publicity stunt designed to get better housing for the poor. The admission was made after a letter from the ex-soccer star was sent to mayors across France asking for their support. The letter first appeared in the French daily newspaper Liberation. The announcement sparked...
Via Fox Soccer
January 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Eric Cantona's Presidential Hoax Is Part of Campaign to Promote Affordable Housing in France

Eric Cantona had a reason for fooling the French public Tuesday. The Associated Press reports the country thought former Manchester United star was planning to run for president, but it turns out he was raising support for the Fondation Abbe Pierre -- an organization working to provide housing for the poor. On Monday night, Cantona published a cryptic letter on the website of French...
Via NESN.com
January 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Cantona campaigns for homeless, not presidency

Former Manchester United striker Eric Cantona wants France's next president to pay more attention to the homeless, but doesn't necessarily want the job himself. Cantona has used his celebrity to launch a campaign to get politicians and voters to back a French foundation that works to house the needy. He once called on people to empty their bank accounts in protest at the...
Via AP on Fox
January 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Cantona asks for presidential backing

Former Manchester United striker Eric Cantona is trying to gather enough support to enable him to run in this year's French presidential election, according to a newspaper report on Monday. Cantona, who once called on people to empty their bank accounts in protest at the global financial crisis, has reportedly written to the mayors of France seeking their backing. The 45-year...
Via Fox Soccer
January 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Cantona seeking support for election run

Former Manchester United striker Eric Cantona is trying to gather enough support to enable him to run in this year's French presidential election, according to a newspaper report on Monday. Cantona, who once called on people to empty their bank accounts in protest at the global financial crisis, has reportedly written to the mayors of France seeking their backing. The 45-year...
Via AP on Fox
January 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Forgive Eric Cantona Or He Will Fu*k You In The Ass

Don’t believe him? Ask the Rolex-wearing Pope. Apparently Cantona gave it to him like an altar boy. Payback’s a *****, your eminence. You might remember Manchester United’s Eric “Ooh Aah” Cantona from such incidents as the infamous kung fu kick where he rushed into the crowd and dropkicked a Crystal Palace supporter in 1995. Well [...]
Via Deuce of Davenport
December 05, 2011  |  Discuss
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