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Name Nani
Gender Male
Ethnic Portuguese
Job Portuguese Footballer
Desc Emerged from the shadow of Cristiano Ronaldo to become a crucial part of the Alex Ferguson’s side and can look back proudly on his five Premier League titles. When he was on his game he was one of the most naturally-gifted players in the league


Org Portugal National Team
Club as Player Valencia FC
  Manchester United

2015 12 29 Retrieve

[on Sir Alex Ferguson] Working with Sir Alex is something I’ll never forget. He’s the best I’ve worked with. I learnt so much from him on the training ground. Even today, talking about him is inspirational and a motivation. I’m so happy to be part of his story. He is someone I’ll remember all my life

2015 12 30 Retrieve

[on Sir Alex Ferguson] I think there is no one in the world who can be compared with Alex Ferguson. [. . .] We worked for six years together, but even one year is enough to understand how good a person and manager Ferguson is. You can easily notice how big a role he is playing in the world of football. When I was playing for Manchester United, I could see that Ferguson was everything for the club. Sometimes the team were not doing well, but with a single word he managed to change everything and won the match

2016 08 20 Retrieve

[Valencia’s Portuguese winger Nanion his five-year contract at Manchester United that he signed in September 2013, under then-manager David Moyes, in an interview] It could have been the best moment of my life but it turned into the worst. After you sign a contract like that, you think all the people will be behind you and help you. And you see the opposite. Then the stress comes. I was down and, when it’s like that, of course, the injuries come too. It was a bad moment. It was something that made me very down, very disappointed