UK time is: 17:33:21
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Rio Plays Down 'Lazy' Comments

Rio Ferdinand has made his peace with England boss Sven-Goran Eriksson following the that infamous article in the News Of The World.

Although complementing the Manchester United defender's ability, Eriksson did also say that Ferdinand was 'lazy sometimes'.

Ferdinand: 'I certainly don't bear any grudges. I spoke to Sven and I respect him for calling me, but knowing him as I do, I would have expected him to do that.

'There's no problem between us. He supported me during my ban for missing a drug test and has always played fair with me in the past.

'I'm not going to discuss what was said between us and I won't dwell on it. It's happened and that's it.

'I can't speak for the other players, but as far as I'm concerned, it hasn't undermined my relationship with him.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Cantona Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday January 21 2006

Time: 1:00PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester United Articles

Welbeck Grabs Hat-Trick! (Thursday October 2 2014)

Another Nani Update! (Thursday October 2 2014)

Jones Could Return! (Thursday October 2 2014)

It`s a Fine Line! (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Cooking Shows? (Wednesday October 1 2014)

And the Favourite Is? (Wednesday October 1 2014)

United Chase Turin Duo? (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Returning Home? (Wednesday October 1 2014)

No Hummels! (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Herrera Has Fractured Rib (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man Utd 2 - 1 West Ham
Leicester City 5 - 3 Man Utd
Man Utd 4 - 0 Q.P.R.
Burnley 0 - 0 Man Utd
Sunderland 1 - 1 Man Utd
Man Utd 1 - 2 Swansea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Arsenal 6 2 4 0 4 10
5. Swansea 6 3 1 2 2 10
6. Aston Villa 6 3 1 2 -3 10
7. Man Utd 6 2 2 2 2 8
8. Spurs 6 2 2 2 1 8
9. Crystal Palace 6 2 2 2 0 8
10. WBA 6 2 2 2 0 8

Breaking League News

Moses wins QPR man of the match poll
Stoke : 02/10/2014 17:27:00
Ref Watch: Swarbrick to referee Sunderland v Stoke
Stoke : 02/10/2014 17:18:00
McGregor Injury Blow
Hull City : 02/10/2014 17:17:00
Neil Swarbrick Back For Stoke Game.
Sunderland : 02/10/2014 17:05:00
Williams Will Return, McCarthy Next Out?
Crystal Palace : 02/10/2014 17:01:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v West Ham
Suggested By:  Red Boy
De Gea 9%
McNair 36%
Rafael 21%
Rojo 0%
Shaw 0%
Di Maria 7%
Blind 0%
Herrera 7%
Rooney 14%
Van Persie 2%
Falcao 2%
Fletcher 2%
Valencia 0%
Thorpe 0%