Manchester United’s mauling kept Rio Ferdinand off Twitter

Manager of 25 years Alex Ferguson described Manchester United’s 6-1 defeat against Manchester City, as “the worst result in his history,” and that’s without the humiliation that fans would have felt at the time. Added to the shame, the side lost on their own turf. It was hoped that after … [Read more...]

Football Frenzy: Twitter Reacts To Uefa Champions League Draw

If you are a Twitter user then you will know that football is a topic that trends a hell of a lot on the site. It regularly appears on our chart of top 10 trends, topping last weekend. We saw last week how there was plenty of discussion about the Cesc Fabregas transfer to Barcelona, Twitter has … [Read more...]

Twitter Applauds Paul Scholes After Retirement- Giggs Next?


The news broke this morning that the legendary Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes had retired from football with immediate effect. Fans and fellow professionals have flooded Twitter with messages of good luck and praise. … [Read more...]

Rooney Takes To Twitter For Premiership Victory Celebrations

In a dramatic weekend of football we have seen Manchester United win the Premier League, Manchester City win the FA Cup and then West Ham get relegated. It has been tears of joy and sorrow all around, and Wayne Rooney has expressed his joy on his new Twitter account. … [Read more...]

Man United’s Rio & Rooney Tweet About Champions League Win

Social networking has quickly become the focus of many different industries; one of them is the sporting industry that has taken to Twitter like a duck to water. The way that it allows sports stars to be in close contact with their fans and lets them communicate on a much more normal human level is … [Read more...]

Twitter’s Furious Rio Ferdinand Reacts To Balotelli Taunting

Online social networking site Twitter which was initially founded back in 2006 is growing in popularity and on looking at the figures over on wikipedia, there is now approximately some 200 million active users with 65 million tweets (messages) a day with over 800,000 search queries being carried out … [Read more...]

Rio Ferdinand Hoax on Twitter with Piers Morgan: Media Fooled

We often bring you news about prolific Twitter user Rio Ferdinand, Manchester United defender. His escapades on Twitter are widely read and hugely popular and recent posts have included praise for winger Nani after the match against Fulham and then leaping to Wayne Rooney’s defence after his … [Read more...]

Ferdinand Twitter Praise for Manchester United’s Winger Nani

We often report on Manchester United’s Rio Ferdinand and last week we reported his staunch defence on Twitter for Wayne Rooney and then yesterday we told how Ferdinand had issued a heartfelt plea on YouTube in a bid to find a man’s killers. Today we have happier news though, this time of … [Read more...]

YouTube Seek Man’s Killers: Rio Ferdinand Heartfelt Appeal

Video site YouTube is growing in popularity and since its arrival in 2005, it now sees millions of viewers every day. The site offers the facility to share, upload and view content and as well as companies using YouTube to promote their brands, many individuals have taken to the site to show off … [Read more...]

Ferdinand on Wayne Rooney Swearing: Twitter Defence

Here on OSM we often report on what celebrities and sportsmen are up to on Twitter and one of the most prolific tweeters is Manchester United’s Rio Ferdinand. We recently told of his praise for Arsenals’ Jack Wilshere after the England game against Wales and also told of Ferdinand’s April … [Read more...]

Ferdinand & Wilshere Twitter April Fools’ Pranks Miss the Mark

One of the most prominent groups that are prolific on Twitter these days seems to be sportsmen, especially footballers, and two we often write about here at OSM, are Manchester United’s Rio Ferdinand and Jack Wilshere of Arsenal. However both of them were out-witted yesterday as they attempted to … [Read more...]

Ferdinand Twitter Praise for Wilshere & Parker After England Win

Here at OSM we’ve often noted Rio Ferdinand as one of the most prolific Twitter members and often tell how he uses Twitter to get his views across to his many fans. Today we can tell you how Rio Ferdinand has taken to Twitter again to give praise to Jack Wilshere and Scott Parker after the England … [Read more...]

Man U’s Jonny Evans Red Card: Twitter defence from Rio Ferdinand

If you’re a Manchester United fan you may have read our article about how the football club has the most active followers on Facebook and now we have some more news following the team’s 1-0 win against Bolton yesterday involving Rio Ferdinand and his prolific Twitter account. … [Read more...]

Rio Ferdinand blasts Keys and Gray on Twitter


There’s a real storm brewing at the moment regarding comments that Sky Sports presenters, Andy Gray and Richard Keys, made in the Liverpool vs. Wolves game at the weekend. If you hadn’t already heard, the duo were heard making disparaging comments about a female assistant referee when they … [Read more...]

Arsenal’s Fabregas Applauded By Ferdinand On Twitter


Yes, I expect you're thinking Rio Ferdinand tweeting praise for yet another Arsenal footballer, what is going on? Just the other day, here at OSM, we reported on the Manchester United/England player Ferdinand applauding the Gunner's Samir Nasri on Twitter, for his goal in the first 5 minutes … [Read more...]

Rio Ferdinand Tweets Praise For Arsenal’s Goalscorer Samir Nasri


No doubt plenty of you were tuned into last night's third round of the FA cup with teams Arsenal vs Leeds United playing at Elland Road. With just five minutes into a possible nail biting game, Gunners “Samir Nasri scored the first goal. Subsequently afterwards, goals were scored from the reds … [Read more...]

Rio Ferdinand and Robbie Savage Trade Barbs on Twitter

Rio Ferdinand and Robbie Savage Trade Barbs on Twitter

The popular social networking website Twitter is often used by celebrities to trade barbs with each other. The most recent was the war of words between rappers Soulja Boy and Fabolous. However, the latest celebrities trading barbs are footballers Rio Ferdinand and Robbie Savage. … [Read more...]