Ashley Cole has apologised to Steven Gerrard after he was one of two LA Galaxy players to be denied by Colorado Rapids goalkeeper Tim Howard in a Major League Soccer playoffs shootout.
Former Chelsea and England defender Cole saw his spot-kick stopped by Howard — with Gerrard having scored in the shootout — as Galaxy saw their season come to an early end after a 1-1 aggregate draw and a 3-1 loss on penalties.
Cole wrote on Instagram: “Back to LA sad, […]
Manchester United legend Cristiano Ronaldo has selected former Chelsea and Arsenal defender Ashley Cole as his toughest ever opponent.
The Real Madrid forward, 31, came directly up against the left-back on a number of occasions for Manchester United and Portugal.
Cole, 35, was one of the few defenders to have some joy against the winger and famously nullified him during England’s 0-0 draw with Portugal at the 2006 World Cup.
Ronaldo’s often marked by two men in matches but Cole was capable of […]