• Forlan: Ronaldo missing qualities that Messi has

    Forlan: Ronaldo missing qualities that Messi has

    The Uruguayan believes his ex-Manchester United team-mate has fallen behind Barcelona talisman when it comes to conjuring up moments of individual magic.

    Diego Forlan believes Cristiano Ronaldo has become “more of a finisher” during his time at Real Madrid and no longer produces the moments of individual brilliance that Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi is still capable of.

    The eternal rivals in ‘best player on the planet’ debates are set to lock horns once again over the coming weeks as the […]

  • ‘Small club’ Chelsea should be grateful to Mourinho, says ex-Man Utd star

    ‘Small club’ Chelsea should be grateful to Mourinho, says ex-Man Utd star

    Former Manchester United striker Diego Forlan believes Chelsea owe a huge debt of gratitude to Jose Mourinho for putting them on the footballing map.

    The Uruguayan, who spent two years at United and built up something of a cult hero status at Old Trafford despite some inconsistent performances, says Mourinho should get a warm reception by his old fans when the two teams meet this weekend.

    This is the Portuguese’s first return to Stamford Bridge since Chelsea sacked him last December, and […]