Along with Thierry Henry, Ian Wright is another one of those players who have made their marks in Arsenal for everything that they have accomplished during their playing career.
Ian Wright is no longer playing in the pitches as he retired some time ago but continues being up to date with everything in the world football as the Englishman went on to become a punter and he has recently gone on to talk about and give praise to Manchester United’s Lesse Lingard.
Lesse Lingard is a 23 year old player who made his way through the youth academy of Manchester United and after having been offloaded from a number of loan deals, the young player has recently shown his worth in the big stage as has performed in a number of matches with the main team and Ian Wright is certain that Lingard has a promising future lying ahead.
“Throughout the trials and tribulations that have been Manchester United’s season, one thing stood out they always have a player who’s come through the ranks. There’s an incredible stat that Manchester United have had a youth product in their first team squad for league games at least in every game for nearly 80 years. While the current crop are a world away from that Class of 92, Jesse Lingard isn’t doing too badly this season. He’s proving more than up to the task of handling life at United.” Ian Wright said. Read more »
The former star of Crystal Palace and Arsenal, Ian Wright played his last competitive match back in 2000 and ever since retiring he has turned into a media figure as he has appeared in numerous shows as well as starting a career as a radio newscaster.
Wright has a big influence in social media as he continuously reveals his opinion concerning anything and it’s just not limited to events in relation to football.
The retired footballer now has over 1 million of followers in twitter and the Englishman celebrated this milestone by playing a match with a select few of his fans and supporters.
This even was labeled with the name: ‘’#OneMoreGame’’. The match was held at Wembley were some of his lucky twitter followers were selected to play alongside Ian Wright in a game that concluded with a final scoreboard of 2-2.
When Ian Wright was asked about the origin of this event, he replied by saying: ‘’Well, I was closing in on a million followers and I never envisaged getting a million followers, especially when I started on Twitter.’’
Ian Wright was asked about who was the best player that he has ever competed against and he replied by saying that it was ZinedineZidane and the retired footballer continued on by expressing his thoughts in relation to Raheem Sterling and if whether or not he will be transferred away from Liverpool. Read more »
Javier Aguirre has been terminated from the post of the manager of the Japan National Football team because of being accused of match fixing.
The allegations of match fixing have made on Aguirre recently. It’s been said that he was involved in the wrongdoing when he was in charge of one of the teams in the Spanish top flight.
He himself has turned down all the allegations, but, still, the Japan Football Association opted not to work with him anymore.
The chairman of the Association, Kuniya Daini, made it quite clear that it’s only because of the allegations that Aguirre has been released from his duties. Read more »