DARK DAYS

Adriano’s mum says he was ‘suicidal’ at Inter Milan

Striker was on the brink of retiring from football

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In an interview with Italian newspaper La Gazetta dello Sport, Adriano‘s mum, Dona Rosilda, has revealed the Brazilian striker was ‘considering suicide’ after a period of depression while at Inter Milan.

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EPIC TALE OF GUNS, GANGS & BROMANCE

Making Vagner Love cry and being pictured with a wanted drugs baron – all in a week’s work for Adriano

Brazilian striker waddles from one controversy to another

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Brazilian striker Adriano wrapped up a deal with Roma this week, bringing to an end his year-long self-imposed exile from European football.

Like compatriots Ronaldo and Robinho, the perennially troubled striker decided a move back home was necessary to clear [...]

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World Cup Fever

Some big names miss out on World Cup selection…

Benzema - still “the new Zidane”?

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After a look at the named squads for the World Cup, one or two players are notable for their absence. Dunga, as predicted, has left Ronaldinho out in the cold, along with Adriano and Pato. The kibosh has also been put in Ruud van Nistelrooy’s [...]

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