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PATRICK VIEIRA RUMORS

Redknapp: I nearly signed Patrick Vieira and Luis Suarez when I managed Tottenham

Redknapp enjoyed a productive spell in charge of the north London outfit and guided them to the Champions League in 2010 after a top-four finish. Despite Vieira's strong connections to Arsenal, Redknapp explained how he met the Frenchman in an effort to persuade him to leave Inter Milan. "Patrick Vieira was a different type of midfield player and one every club would like...
Via Pro Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Vieira wanted to join Tottenham – Redknapp

Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira was keen to join Tottenham late in his career, Harry Redknapp sensationally claimed. French midfielder Vieira […]
Via Soccer News
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Manchester City beat Liverpool to land Dutch wonderkid dubbed the 'next Patrick Vieira'

Manchester City have won the race to sign Feyenoord starlet Rodney Kongolo, according to reports in Holland. The exciting 16-year-old, who's older brother plays for the first team, is widely considered to be the next big thing to come out of Holland. Kongolo was being tracked by a host of big clubs around Europe including Chelsea and Paris Saint Germain. The Blues also had...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Manchester United plotting summer move for ‘new Patrick Vieira’

Manchester United plotting summer move for ‘new Patrick Vieira’ - originally posted on Soccerlens.comManchester United are reportedly looking to kick-start their summer overhaul with a move for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho. The 21-year-old destroyer, who has been likened to former Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira, is said to be high on the agenda for David Moyes...
Via Soccerlens
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Patrick Vieira hired as Manchester City's Elite Development Squad Manager

Manchester City Football Club has named Patrick Vieira as the new Head of the Elite Development Squad. He previously served two years as City’s Football Development Executive. "After spending two years working across a number of areas of the Club and with a particular focus on the Youth Academy, I feel honored and privileged to have been offered this role," said Vieira...
Via The Daily Sports Herald
May 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Vieira: We need strong punishments

Patrick Vieira believes points deductions and banning clubs from European competition is the only way to stamp out racist abuse in football. Former Arsenal captain Vieira said he never experienced racism during his lengthy playing career in England , but was surprised to see the topic dominate the agenda once more after a number of high-profile incidents. And the 36-year-old believes...
Via Fox Soccer
November 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Manchester City Scout Patrick Vieira Monitors Sweden League Top Scorer Waris

Patrick Vieira watching Ghana striker Majeed Waris on Friday night Swedish league top-scorer Abdul Majeed Waris could be on the verge of a big move to England after Manchester City scouts watched him over the weekend. Manchester City scout Patrick Vieira watched the Ghanaian impress in the Swedish top-flight match and wished the striker good luck after the game. Vieira spent Friday...
Via Ghanasoccernet
September 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Vieira: City could win again next year

Patrick Vieira believes Manchester City could succeed where Arsenal failed and win successive league titles. The former City and Arsenal midfielder helped the Gunners win Premier League crowns in 1998, 2002 and 2004 but the Londoners never managed to emulate Manchester United's modern dominance. The Frenchman thinks City, after claiming their first title in 44 years, could...
Via Fox Soccer
May 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Vieira: United get home help from refs

Patrick Vieira has launched a second volley at Manchester United by claiming the Old Trafford outfit get preferential treatment from referees. Last week, Vieira suggested United's decision to bring Paul Scholes out of retirement during the January transfer window smacked of desperation. That claim brought a stinging response from Sir Alex Ferguson, who claimed Roberto Mancini...
Via Fox Soccer
March 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Ferguson hits back at Vieira jibe

Sir Alex Ferguson has launched an amazing attack on Manchester City and warned them he has "plenty of ammunition" if they want to engage in mind games. Earlier this week, former Blues midfielder Patrick Vieira said the decision to bring Paul Scholes out of retirement smacked of desperation. However, United have won nine Premier League games and drawn one with Scholes...
Via Fox Soccer
March 23, 2012  |  Discuss
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