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FRANCK RIBERY RUMORS

Rummenigge says Ribery's international retirement virtually sealed

Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge insists that the row over Franck Ribery's international retirement has been "all but settled". Uefa president Michel Platini claimed on Sunday that the France winger would be hit with a three-game suspension for his club side if he refused a call-up from Les Bleus boss Didier Deschamps. However, Rummenigge insists that Ribery...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Platini warns Franck Ribery could be punished if he rejects France

Franck Ribery could face a suspension if he refuses to represent his country again, according to UEFA president Michel Platini. Ribery announced his retirement from international football in August after injury ruled him out of the World Cup finals. But, according to Platini, a player cannot refuse a summons to national duty if there is no physical problem impeding them from doing...
Via Fox Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Franck Ribery to miss FIFA World Cup

France winger Franck Ribery has been ruled out of the FIFA World Cup with a back injury. The 31-year-old susttained the injury in late April in the semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League with his club, Bayern Munich. Ribery had a superb season for Bundesliga champions, scoring 16 goals, but his injury means France head coach Didier Deschamps will have to call upon another player...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Franck Ribery’s Perfect Volleyed Goal Caps Off Outstanding Bundesliga Season (Video)

Franck Ribery will face personal and professional challenges in the coming weeks, but he plays soccer like a man who doesn’t have a care in the world. The French winger scored one of the best goals of the  2012-13 season on Saturday, displaying perfect technique as he volleyed home a shot with power and precision. It was the second of two goals he scored on a day when he was...
Via NESN.com
May 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Ribery in form as Bayern faces struggling Lille

Winger Franck Ribery will look to punish the club where he was formed as a youth player when Bayern Munich travels to struggling Lille on Tuesday. Ribery, who was on Lille's books from 1995-99 before being released, has been in fine form recently, creating three goals in Bayern's 5-0 win away to Fortuna Duesseldorf on Saturday, and setting up Olivier Giroud's equalizer...
Via AP on Fox
October 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Ribery: Final ranks with World Cup

Franck Ribery ranks Saturday's Champions League final against Chelsea alongside the 2006 World Cup showpiece as one of the biggest games of his life. The France international was on the losing side in Berlin's Olympic Stadium six years ago when Italy were crowned world champions and he is desperate to be on the winning team this time. "I would say it is the same as...
Via Fox Soccer
May 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Euro 2012: Ribery's poor form a concern for Blanc

The contrast between Franck Ribery in the red of Bayern Munich and the blue of France is a puzzle national team coach Laurent Blanc admits he can't figure out. Ribery's best ever club season saw him star in Bayern Munich's run to the Champions League final and break his personal scoring record. For France, he cuts a frustrating figure, somewhere between trying too hard...
Via AP on Fox
May 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Ribery keeps Bayern alive in Bundesliga

Franck Ribery scored a last-minute winner at Werder Bremen to keep Bayern Munich's slim Bundesliga title hopes alive. Naldo's 51st-minute strike had put the hosts ahead but the same player put through his own net 15 minutes from time to level things up, before Ribery had the final word. The victory moved Bayern to within five points of Borussia Dortmund, although the leaders...
Via Fox Soccer
April 21, 2012  |  Discuss
GAMING THE SYSTEM

Players play rock-paper-scissors for a free kick

Bayern Munich demolished Hertha Berlin 6-0 on Saturday, and clearly the Munich players needed more ways to amuse themselves in such a lopsided affair. So, here’s Franck Ribery and Toni Kroos playing rock-paper-scissors to determine who would take a free kick. Ribery came out as the victor, with his paper covering Kroos’ rock. Ribery didn’t score on the subsequent kick, but...
Via The Daily Rival
March 19, 2012  |  Discuss
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