Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand On Figuring Out How To Talk To His Children After His Wife Died

The Huffington Post | Poorna Bell | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Parents

Ahead of Rio Ferdinand’s BBC1 documentary Being Mum and Dad airing March 28 at 9pm, the footballer has spoken very movingly about talking to his chi...

Rio Ferdinand Tearfully Opens Up About Supporting His Kids As They Grieve For Their Mum

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 21.03.2017 | UK Parents

Rio Ferdinand broke down in tears as he spoke about how he is supporting his children through their grief following the death of their mum. Ferdinand,...

Rio Ferdinand Is Leaving Professional Football

Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 30.05.2015 | UK Sport

QPR defender and former England captain Rio Ferdinand has announced he will retire from professional football after 18 years. His wife Rebecca Elli...

Rio Ferdinand 'Overwhelmed' By Support After Wife's Death

PA | Posted 24.05.2015 | UK Sport

Rio Ferdinand has described being "overwhelmed" by the support he received from football fans after his wife Rebecca Ellison died. The former Engla...

Rio Ferdinand's Wife Rebecca Has Died Of Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 02.05.2015 | UK Sport

The wife of QPR defender and former England star Rio Ferdinand has died following a short battle with cancer. Rebecca Ellison, 34, died last night ...

QPR Deny Claims Players Were Involved In Inter-Club Pub Punch-Up

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Sport

QPR defender Steven Caulker was rushed to hospital on Sunday with a head injury after slipping at a team Christmas lunch. Police confirmed that the...

Interview with Jason Roberts

Kris Griffiths | Posted 13.01.2015 | UK Sport
Kris Griffiths

Roberts on his career highs and lows, encompassing his eventful tenures at Wigan and Reading, scoring at Highbury and almost signing for QPR. Interviewed at his Foundation headquarters in hometown Stonebridge.

City's Stay-Away Fans Mocked By Paul Scholes And Rio Ferdinand

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes wasted no time in aiming a dig at Manchester City's stay-away fans ahead of their crucial Champions League clash...

What Doesn't Cole Want To Talk About?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Sport

Ashley Cole refused to discuss Rio Ferdinand's recent claim he felt "betrayed" by the former Chelsea player over the John Terry racism case. Cole, ...

Samuel Luckhurst

Ferdinand's Exposed United Squad's Mutinous Petulance | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Sport

Had Rio Ferdinand's latest chapter been released ahead of his weekend return to Manchester United the Stretford End might have greeted him with a "Goo...

What Moyes Ban Angered United Stars?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Sport

David Moyes' relationship with Manchester United players became strained when he banned them from eating chips, according to Rio Ferdinand. In the ...

Samuel Luckhurst

Van Gaal Lauds United's 'New Start' | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.09.2014 | UK Sport

Louis van Gaal heralded a "new start" for Manchester United after they trounced Queens Park Rangers 4-0 to register their first Premier League victory...

Samuel Luckhurst

United 4-0 QPR: Di María Dazzles In Louis Van Gaal's Diamond | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.09.2014 | UK Sport

So, what was the system this week? MUTV claimed Louis van Gaal was persisting with 3-5-2 but the personnel he chose suggested it could be a Total Foot...

Wake Up Football And Stop Pretending Racism Doesn't Exist

Grant Feller | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Sport
Grant Feller

The deafening silence from fellow football professionals coupled with the absurd comments from the LMA, Redknapp and others are only making a problem that is deeply entrenched in society worse.

Joey Barton Kicks Off Mother Of All Twitter Rows On Gaza

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK

A divisive figure on Twitter at the best of times, Joey Barton has sparked a furious debate between fellow star footballers after wading into the esca...

Why Must It Be Left to Players to Call Time? Is the National Set-Up Too Weak

Aaron Gratton | Posted 21.09.2014 | UK Sport
Aaron Gratton

Steven Gerrard announced his international retirement to a chorus of fans and experts claiming he did the right thing, but why is it left to players to make the call? After captaining England at their most disappointing World Cup, Gerrard has opted to call time on his international career, just as he was expected to do.

LOOK: Rio Reunited With Harry

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Sport

Former England defender Rio Ferdinand has been reunited with his former boss Harry Redknapp after agreeing a one-year deal with London club, Queens Pa...

The 10 Most Expensive English Footballers In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Sport

Adam Lallana has completed his £25 million transfer to Liverpool and in doing so becomes the latest inclusion in the top 10 list of the most expensiv...

United Prepared To Pay World-Record Fee For Shaw

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Sport

Can it be a coincidence that with England set to play their last World Cup match today the transfer talk is intensifying in this country? Suddenly, Ma...

The BBC Have The Edge Over ITV In World Cup Battle

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Sport

Almost all of the 32 teams have played at the World Cup, and viewers have vociferously rated the BBC and ITV's coverage on a daily basis. Much like th...

Which Premier League Club Could Rio Be Off To?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Sport

As Rio Ferdinand and Harry Redknapp wind down their careers, the pair could reunite and rekindle the magic of their early days. Ferdinand, released by...

Premier League Released List: Free Transfers XI

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Sport

The Premier League has revealed the 20 top flight clubs' retained and released list, which features a wealth of experience. Chelsea duo Frank Lampa...

Tributes Pour In For Legendary Giggs

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Sport

Ryan Giggs' retirement has not come as a surprise, but the Manchester United assistant manager's decision to end a 23-year playing career is still sur...

WATCH: What Did Ferdinand Have To Say About Van Gaal? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.05.2014 | UK Sport

Louis van Gaal will be a "strong and direct" choice to manage Manchester United, according to Rio Ferdinand. WATCH: 8 Crazy Louis Van Gaal Moments ...

The Appalling Treatment of Rio Ferdinand

Sammy Sultan | Posted 13.07.2014 | UK Sport
Sammy Sultan

So there you have it, the mass exodus of Manchester United luminaries begins. With Nemanja Vidic opting to take the decision out of the hands of United's hierarchy, and maneuvering himself a move to Italy, United's experience within the dressing room is decimated. If Sir Alex Ferguson were in charge, this would never have happened.