Van Persie’s New Jersey Number

Robin van Persie will wear the Arsenal No 10 shirt next season.

via : Arsenal.com

The Dutchman has taken on the number vacated by William Gallas, whose contract ended on June 30.

Van Persie follows in the footsteps of his compatriot Dennis Bergkamp, who donned the No 10 shirt during his Arsenal days.

Owen joins Manchester United in shock move

Of all good strikers.. why Owen?

Michael Owen has been confirmed as a Manchester United player. The striker has signed a two-year deal to play at Old Trafford and no transfer was paid as the former Liverpool, Real Madrid and Newcastle forward was a free agent.

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Michael Owen: A free agent who joins on a deal believed to be incentivised
United manager Sir Alex Ferguson happily confirmed the deal saying, “Michael is a world class forward with a proven goalscoring record at the highest level and that has never been in question. Coming to Manchester United with the expectations that we have is something that Michael will relish”

[Continue reading @ soccernet]

Owen Joins United @ manutd.com

Owen Joins ManUtd
Owen Joins ManUtd

Apalah nasib bola sepak Malaysia..

Kenapa bolasepak Malaysia kita tak maju-maju?

Player

:: Tiada/kurang stamina

:: Tiada daya saing

:: Lemah semangat

:: Kurang latihan

:: Asas teknik main yang tidak kukuh

:: Cepat mengalah

:: Lagi suka bermain di kelab kerana gaji lumayan

Jurulatih

:: Modul latihan tak cukup

:: Tiada idea bagaimana melatih pemain Malaysia

FAM

:: Tidak buat ”Soccer School” untuk melatih bakat-bakat cilik.

:: Duit banyak tapi tak guna untuk pembangunan sukan bolasepak.

:: Suka menyalahkan jurulatih.

:: Suka tukar jurulatih.

:: Suka tukar pemain.

:: Seminggu sebelum perlawanan baru nak start latihan, pilih pemain.

Sebab2 lain

:: Ibu bapa tidak menggalak anak2 bermain bolasepak secara professional.

:: Main bola tiada jaminan.

:: Kita lagi suka tengok English Premier League

:: Kurang siaran langsung di tv.

:: Pengacara siaran langsung di RTM boring