Tag: manager

  • Saudi manager Fowler on Gerrard & Henderson’s ‘big money’ grab

    Saudi manager Fowler on Gerrard & Henderson’s ‘big money’ grab

    Watching through our Liverpool-tinted glasses at the Saudi Pro League, it’s easy for us to be critical of anyone’s decision to make the move to the middle east for a pay day but Robbie Fowler has spoken out in defence of Steven Gerrard and Jordan Henderson. Writing for The Mirror, the manager of fellow Saudi…

  • Saudi club’s manager requests move for £43m Liverpool wizard

    Saudi club’s manager requests move for £43m Liverpool wizard

    Following on from the ongoing Saudi Arabian interest in Fabinho and Jordan Henderson, another Liverpool player has been targeted by a club from the Middle Eastern country. According to Portuguese outlet Record, Al Hilal manager Jorge Jesus has requested the signing of Luis Diaz, for whom the Riyadh-based outfit are willing to offer €50m (£43m).…

  • Gerrard comments on Saudi government in new role as Ettifaq manager

    Gerrard comments on Saudi government in new role as Ettifaq manager

    Steven Gerrard surprised many Liverpool supporters by agreeing to become manager of Ettifaq and now his new role has led to him commenting on the Saudi Arabian government. In a video posted to the club’s Twitter account, titled: ‘Meet Steven’, the 43-year-old said: “I think the league will continue to grow and evolve and I think with fantastic…

  • Sadio Mane’s manager provides ‘certain’ transfer update

    Sadio Mane’s manager provides ‘certain’ transfer update

    Sadio Mane has not enjoyed the best maiden campaign in Germany and after being voted the biggest disappointment in the league, rumours are circulating about his exit from the club. Asked for an update on our former No.10’s future, Aliou Cisse spoke with 2STV Senegal (via The Mirror) and said: “I haven’t heard about approaches from Saudi…