RAFAEL: 2011 CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL REVIEWED

Manchester United were taught a footballing lesson by Spanish La Liga side Barcelona when the two teams met at the iconic Wembley match venue for the 2011 Champions League final. Legendary Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson had hoped to avenge the Champions League final from two years ago when the two teams met again …

UNITED: RAFAEL HITS OUT AT LVG

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CWAu88rUYAAa1k0.jpg Rafael da Silva has hit out at Dutch manager Louis Van Gaal(LVG) over his playing style while he was in charge of the first team squad at Manchester United. Van Gaal was in charge of the Manchester United team when Rafael da Silva reluctantly left the club to join Lyon in the French Ligue …

RAFAEL WON’T RULE OUT PL RETURN

Brazilian defender Rafael da Silva has spoken about the possibility of returning to the Premier League (PL) this summer. He made this known in an exclusive interview with Sky Sports. According to the fullback, he won’t rule out the possibility of playing Premier League once again. Rafael da Silva had a first taste of Premier …

RAFAEL: FLUMINENSE CAREER EXAMINED

Istanbul Basaksehir defender Rafael da Silva started his football career at Brazilian club Fluminense. The former Lyon and Manchester United player was an attacker before he was converted to a right-back at Fluminense. Rafael da Silva was spotted by Manchester United scout Les Kershaw when his Brazilian team was a participant at the 2005 Nike …

RAFAEL: MAJOR HONOURS AT UNITED REVEALED

Manchester United had to wait for several months before they signed Rafael da Silva and his twin brother, Fabio da Silva. The club had spotted the two brothers at a tournament. The Red Devils agreed a deal to sign the two players from Brazilian outfit Fluminense in February 2007 but they didn’t join the English …

DA SILVA: ISTANBUL BASAKSEHIR CAREER EXAMINED

Rafael da Silva is in his first season at Turkish club Istanbul Basaksehirfollowing his free transfer move last summer. IstabulBasaksehir are the Turkish Super League champions after they won the title last season. Brazilian fullback Rafael da Silva had been at French Ligue 1 club Lyon for five years before he left the French club …

ISTANBUL BASAKSEHIR: HOW RAFAEL WAS UNVEILED

In one of the most unique player announcements in recent memory, Rafael da Silva was unveiled as a teenage mutant Ninja Turtle in his announcement video. Rafael da Silva is a former Manchester United right-back who has also played for his country Brazil in the past. He signed for Turkish champions Istanbul Basaksehir on a …

RAFAEL: INTERNATIONAL CAREER EXPOSED

Istanbul Basaksehir defender Rafael da Silva is still a fans’ favourite at Manchester United despite leaving the club around six years ago. Rafael da Silva could have been playing for Manchester United till date if he was not forced out of the club during the Louis Van Gaal era. The appointment of Dutchman Louis Van …

RAFAEL HAS MAN UNITED WISH

Istanbul Basaksehir defender Rafael da Silva is still hopeful that he can make a return to Manchester United in the future as he still wants to play for the Red Devils again. Rafael da Silva talked about Manchester United as a guest appearance on MUTV Group Chat last year. According to him, he still has …

RAFAEL NAMES DREAM SIX-A-SIDE TEAM

  Istanbul Basaksehir defender Rafael da Silva has named his dream team. The ex-Manchester United right-back talked about his six-a-side dream team earlier this year while he was a guest on MUTV Group Chat. The Brazilian international also talked about how the Manchester United fans have kept in touch with him despite the fact that …