Former Juventus and AC Milan star Andrea Pirlo believes Liverpool FC striker Mario Balotelli can still become ai???one of the top forwards in Europeai??i??. The champions league finalist praised New York FC team mate Frank Lampard and revealed glamorous lifestyles of Milan stars Ronaldinho and David Beckham.

Former England captain David Beckham has revealed that therea s no bad blood with former manager Sir Alex Ferguson. Still one of the most popular figures in world football, Beckham said that Ferguson was like a father figure to him while he was at Old Trafford. Towards the end of Beckhama s Manchester United career, however, the relationship between the two had deteriorated. In one of the most famous incidents of his time at Old Traffored, Sir Alex kicked a boot that flew right into Davida s forehead. 12 years have passed since that incident, and Beckham now feels that the fall-out is in the past. In fact, he went on to mount a heap of praise on his former manager. “We get on. It was made worse than it actually was. He was a father figure for me for so many years,” said Beckham in an interview to appear on Friday’s Graham Norton Show. “He brought me to the […]

The last ever replay match played in FA cup history had everything; a disallowed goal, missed chances, a sending off, an injury time penalty, and one of the most brilliant goals ever scored; and to think of it this match could have been avoided had Roy Keaneai??i??s goal in the original had not been wrongly chalked off for offside. Ai??This was not just a semi-final match, but a match between Manchester United FC and Arsenal FC, two rivals competing for the title of Champion of England. Backdrop The previous season Arsenal FC lifted the premier league title by overhauling Manchester Unitedai??i??s eleven point lead in Arsene Wengerai??i??s first full season as manager of Arsenal. Wenger became the first non-British manager to win the title league in England.Ai?? Few days later Arsenal defeated Newcastle United 2-0 to lift the FA cup, thus becoming only the second team after Manchester United to win a second double in English football. During the early […]

David Beckham was the first of football's pre-eminent celebrity superstars. Oftentimes, his off-field exploits and his ability to rake in the moolah via advertising overshadowed what was a brilliant career on the field at Manchester United, Real Madrid, AC Milan and LA Galaxy.

Manchetser United's departure from the Champions league group stage in unceremoniuos circumstances sent shock waves through Europe and even amongst the Red Devils around the globe. However, the season is far from over, THT looks at Sir Alex Ferguson's two major headaches in the near future and how he must tackle the problems at hand.