Search for Rio Ferdinand and
  1. beyondbrics

    October 4, 2012

    Indonesia tobacco: still some puff left

    Promoting its recent World Tobacco Asia conference in Jakarta, UK-based organiser Quartz Business Media was unashamed,...

  2. June 20, 2012

    Rooney tweet falls foul of ad watchdog

    England footballers Wayne Rooney and Jack Wilshere have been forced to delete postings to Twitter after the advertising...

  1. October 7, 2011

    Football’s biggest scandal is yet to break

    The recent court case surrounding Rio Ferdinand’s love life and the kiss-and-tell sold to a Sunday newspaper have shown...

  2. June 12, 2010

    Heavy online betting forecast

    A World Cup betting spree could see British bookmakers turn over more than £1bn from the four-week tournament, underpinned...

  3. June 11, 2010

    Betters turn online for S Africa punts

    A World Cup betting spree could see British bookmakers turn over more than £1bn ($1.5bn) from the four-week tournament,...

  4. March 5, 2010

    United v City in unfriendly match

    The attempt to buy Manchester United by City figures led by Keith Harris, chairman of stockbroker Seymour Pierce, has drawn...

  5. March 4, 2010

    United v City in unfriendly match

    The attempt to buy Manchester United by City figures led by Keith Harris, chairman of stockbroker Seymour Pierce, has drawn...

  6. February 9, 2010

    Terry's travails

    Gideon Rachman: I must admit that I am surprised that John Terry has been forced to resign as England's soccer captain for...

  7. The World

    February 7, 2010

    From John Terry to Jacob Zuma

    I must admit that I am surprised that John Terry has been forced to resign as England’s soccer captain for having an...

  8. February 6, 2010

    Capello knocks out Terry from captain role

    Fabio Capello made one of the more uncomfortable decisions in his career as a football coach when he took the England...

  9. February 5, 2010

    Terry loses England captaincy

    Fabio Capello made one of the more uncomfortable decisions in his career as a football coach when he took the England...

  10. September 6, 2008

    The Diary - Dylan Jones

    I've just spent a year in David Cameron's shadow and it feels very odd coming out into the daylight. Although they profess...

  11. May 22, 2008

    Blame the rain, not Terry

    Blame Moscow’s pouring rain, but don’t blame poor John Terry. Chelsea and their Russian billionaire owner Roman Abramovich...

  12. May 21, 2008

    Big names secure Formation against downturn

    A continued slowdown would do little to reduce media stars' appetite for wealth management and professional services,...

  13. May 20, 2008

    Big names secure Formation against downturn

    A continued slowdown would do little to reduce media stars’ appetite for wealth management and professional services,...

  14. April 25, 2008

    Strong earnings for Man Utd owners

    The holding company that owns Manchester United saw both its interest costs and pre-tax profits rise last year, according to...

  15. November 9, 2007

    England’s prospects suffer as Rooney limps out

    England’s slim prospects of reaching next year’s European Championships diminished further on Friday when Wayne Rooney was...

  16. August 27, 2007

    United's fortune rubs salt in Jol's wounds

    Manchester United were far from convincing and rode their luck to an extent but their season is at least up and running...

  17. August 6, 2007

    Chelsea lose their cool in heat of penalties

    Manchester United yesterday secured a measure of revenge for defeat in last season's FA Cup final, winning the FA Community...

  18. June 16, 2007

    From journalist to sports Svengali

    Pinhas Zahavi is now recognised as the leading agent in football, having brokered not only such big transfers as Rio...

  19. May 30, 2007

    Radical reform at the Football Association

    English football will undergo far-reaching changes to the way the game is run after shareholders of the Football...

  20. January 25, 2007

    Man U’s Gill favours City-style bonuses

    Professional footballers should be paid for performance with players granted City-style bonus packages, Manchester United’s...

  21. October 23, 2006

    United dash Liverpool's league hopes

    If it was not over before, it is now. Liverpool went into this season with more hope than at any time since they last won...

  22. October 18, 2006

    United make light work of Copenhagen

    It was all very simple. As Manchester United strolled to a 3-0 victory over FC Copenhagen that leaves them on the brink of...

  23. October 12, 2006

    Old faults betray new England

    Shambolic, chaotic and, in the end, plain embarrassing. As Gary Neville's back-pass rolled over Paul Robinson's foot to...

  24. October 12, 2006

    Old faults betray new England

    Shambolic, chaotic and in the end plain embarrassing. As Gary Neville's back-pass rolled over Paul Robinson's foot to...

  25. October 7, 2006

    England trumpet flexibility as cure for old failings

    It is a fine line between a strength and a weakness. What some might see as the heroic resilience of English football,...

  26. September 14, 2006

    United grab victory in tie of passion

    Amid the distasteful and the controversial, the sour and the graceless, the allegations of conspiracies and bungs, it is...

  27. September 1, 2006

    Andorra offer England only kicks and blushes

    The cliché has it that you cannot afford to under-estimate any side in world football these days, but it is hard to see how...

  28. August 29, 2006

    Dismal run continues for England

    Another one-day game, another one-day defeat for England. Yesterday's five-wicket Twenty20 loss to Pakistan was their...

  29. July 6, 2006

    Fantasy football without traditional Brazilian blend

    It would have seemed inconceivable when the World Cup began four weeks ago, but the FT’s team of the tournament contains not...

  30. June 21, 2006

    Owen injury leaves Eriksson at a loss

    There has been an advert for Northern Rock running through this World Cup showing Michael Owen standing on a luggage...

  31. June 15, 2006

    Ferdinand rules out short-sighted use of long ball

    It is no great surprise to learn that two years ago, Rio Ferdinand was dancing on the table in a bar in Miami, but his...

  32. June 14, 2006

    Ferdinand rules out short-sighted use of long ball

    It is no great surprise to learn that two years ago, Rio Ferdinand was dancing on the table in a bar in Miami, but his...

  33. June 11, 2006

    Game of two halves foxes England again

    In major tournaments it is important not to peak too soon, and at least England have no worries on that score. Manager...

  34. May 8, 2006

    Eriksson gambles on Walcott

    It was predicted but still managed to come as a surprise. England coach Sven-Goran Eriksson has gone ahead and chosen...

  35. April 10, 2006

    United maintain chase as Chelsea stand firm

    Sometimes standing still is going forwards. Manchester United remain seven points behind Chelsea at the top of the table,...

  36. April 7, 2006

    Arsenal offer true test of United form

    First, some perspective. Chelsea are seven points clear of Manchester United with six games remaining. They have dropped...

  37. February 27, 2006

    United look to future as they relive past

    Not the one they most wanted to win, perhaps - or even one of the top three - but Manchester United are grateful for any...

  38. February 24, 2006

    Consolation prize a poor reward for declining United

    Manchester United fans must be wondering how it came to this. Seven years ago the League Cup was the only competition United...

Search for Rio Ferdinand and