The ball took a different path and Pepe Reina and Liverpool were left to sulk for the remainder of the game against Southampton in 2009, when Darren Bent soft shot cannoned off a beach ball to give The Saints a much needed win.
Reina recalls the event as horrible and says he is still haunted by it, nine years later.A pool of Red shirts crowed referee Mike Jones after the incident, protesting the goal, and calling for it to be cancelled. But the presiding official ruled against it, and stretched out his arms pointing to the centre.
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Pepe Reina, the New AC Milan goalkeeper revealed recently that he has left a piece of his heart at Napoli, while playing for the team ahead of the Series A opener on Rossoneri opposite the partenopei.
He was interviewed recently and questioned about the upcoming clash that involves Napoli and Milan. In the reply to this question, the Spaniard said: “Immediately return to Naples? It was written, and it was supposed to go like this. I am very much happy that I am going back to my home after so long time. I love my team and the teammates. If you ask me about my experiences, then my experiences are wonderful and I have only thanks words for Naples and I would not mind to say that I have a little piece of my heart left in Napoli. I anticipate that by the season end, if Milan is not going to win, then they will do it “.
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The renowned goalkeeper of AC Milan Pepe Reina said he would stay at the club, although there have been speculation regarding his movement to Chelsea. The Blues are keen to sign a contract with Reina with Milan in agreement with the offer for the player. After 1-1 draw in Milan’s pre-season against Manchester United, Reina says he wishes to be with the San Siro side for some time. He feels lucky to have played for the best teams in his career and undoubtedly Milan is one of the most precious ones. Reina felt honored to wear the shirt and playing his first match and wants to play a minimum of 150 matches with the shirt on.
The connection between Chelsea and Reina is not surprising as the Spain International had a significant role to play as far as the success behind Maurizio Sarri at Napoli is concerned. The Blues are all geared up to have a new goalkeeper this summer and Real Madrid are in agreement with the Blues for Thibaut Courtois. Reina although is now heading towards the end of his successful career, he is still a best performed and it was proven in the last season at Napoli. Reina is indeed an ideal match as he plays football like the way Sarri wants. The 35 year old efficiently distributed possession in the last season and allowed Napoli to start from the back fast with the help of the likes from the Sarri’s follower, Jorginho from Stadio San Paolo until Stamford Bridge.
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Former Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina has signed for AC Milan on a free transfer. The goalkeeper is currently playing with Napoli and the Italian team has told the player that his contract will not be renewed at the end of the season.
AC Milan who is currently rebuilding their side believes that Pepe Reina will bring some much-needed experience for them and has signed the player on a free transfer. However, with this move, it is believed that the Italian giant will be allowing Gianluigi Donnarumma to leave the club. This will be a big surprise as the young goalkeeper has been an outstanding performer for them this season and many have touted him to become the next Buffon. Continue reading “Pepe Reina Signs For AC Milan”
Reports in Italy claim AC Milan want Pepe Reina to join them following the continued issues with Gianluigi Donnarumma. There are strong indications that the 18-year old goalkeeper might exit the San Siro in the summer so the authorities want Reina to be the replacement.
Rossoneri fans recently unveiled a banner asking the young shot stopper to “go away” despite the Italy international extending his deal with the club last summer. There are rumours that the player’s agent Mino Raiola is not very comfortable with the deal and that the player feels pressurized to agree with the terms. All these point to indications that the player would still exit when the right opportunity comes in the summer.
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Napoli first choice keeper Pepe Reina is a doubt for the clash against Chievo on Sunday. The Serie A title hopefuls already have Arkadiusz Milik, Lorenzo Tonelli and Faouzi Ghoulam ruled out. The former Liverpool keeper and likely Dries Mertens would sit out the Chievo clash.
Napoli are in top form in the league so they are expected to see of their rivals this weekend. However missing this much players could be frustrating for the team as it limits the options available. They now face an unknown test when they visit Marcantonio Bentegodi.
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