John Arne Riise

John Arne Riise

  • Date of Birth: 24 September 1980
  • Birthplace: Molde, Molde, Norway
  • Position: Left back

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      John Arne Riise set for Fulham exit

      Fulham defender John Arne Riise is set to move away from Craven Cottage after the club agreed that the player could leave on a free transfer. The 32-year-old spent two seasons at the London club making 75 appearances in all competitions.

      John Arne Riise to leave Fulham for free

      Norwegian defender John Arne Riise has come to an agreement with his club Fulham regarding a free transfer departure this summer. The club and player have agreed a mutual termination of his contract.

      Dempsey strike dents Chelsea's top four hopes

      Fulham forward Clint Dempsey scored a late equaliser and his 16th Premier League goal of the season as Chelsea could only manage to secure a 1-1 draw at Craven Cottage last night.

      Arsenal disappoint as Fulham snatch a point

      Arsenal's recent form suggested that this game would be easy pickings for the Gunners, but a spirited Fulham performance ensured that the points would be shared today. Thomas Vermaelen had the unfortunate privilege of scoring both goals in this game in a 1-1 draw, the first an own goal but he made amends with an equaliser late on.

      John Arne Riise happy at Fulham

      John Arne Riise has told reporters that he is enjoying his second spell in the Premier League; and delighted to be at Fulham.

      Fulham weigh up Crouch deal

      Fulham are looking to sign Peter Crouch from Tottenham this summer. Martin Jol has identified Crouch as his top transfer target and will let Bobby Zamora leave in order to finance a deal for the England international striker.

      Fulham nab John Arne Riise

      Fulham have, as expected, completing the signing of Norway international full back John Arne Riise. The player now links up with his brother Bjorn Riise at Craven Cottage.

      John Arne Riise to Fulham

      Norwegian defender John Arne Riise is being linked with a move back to the Premiership with Fulham. The Roma man is being lined up as part of a 2m GBP move.

      Newcastle closing in on Riise

      Newcastle have apparently this week moved a step closer to landing Norway internatioanal midfielder John Arne Riise from Roma in a transfer expected to command a fee of around 3 million GBP.

      Riise not leaving Roma

      Jan Kvalheim the agent to John Arne Riise, has ruled out any possibility of a January transfer move back to the Premiership. Newcastle were linked wit the player.

      Wigan move for Riise

      Wigan boss Steve Bruce is apparently interested in signing former Liverpool defender John Arne Riise. The Norweigan international is unhappy at his current club, Roma, and could be allowed to leave for as little as £4 million.

      Riise, Menez, Cicinho to leave?

      It is understood that John Arne Riise, Jeremy Menez and Cicinho could be set to quit Roma as the club have become frustrated with their performances so far this season.

      Benitez wants £50M

      Rafael Benitez wants to strengthen his Liverpool squad and is set to demand a hefty transfer budget of £50M for big-name signings. The Liverpool boss is not a clear favourite among the board of directors because of his failure in the Premier League again. The new demands might force the club to look beyond him.

      Roma sign John Arne Riise

      Roma have completed the signing of John Arne Riise form Liverpool for a fee believed to be in the region of around £4 million. The Norway international had become frustrated at Anfield, and boss Benitez has decided to let him leave.

      Riise hints Roma is right

      John Arne Riise has admitted that he would consider a move to Serie A and Roma if the price is right - at the moment the Norway international defender is unhappy at Liverpool and keen to leave the club.

      Riise close to Roma move

      John Arne Riise looks set to be making a move to Serie A after Roma confirmed they are interested in landing the Liverpool and Norway international defender on a permanent deal.

      Riise eyes quick decision

      Liverpool defender John Arne Riise is hoping that the club can make a quick decision with regards to his future. The left back has been courted by Newcastle for other three months and could be set for a move this summer.

      Juventus reveal Alonso plans

      Xabi Alonso could follow former Liverpool team mate Sissoko to Turin as the latest player to be linked with a move away from Liverpool, according to the Gazzetta dello Sport.

      Riise may leave Liverpool

      John Arne Riise has admitted that he may leave Liverpool in the summer, and there is plenty of substance to the rumours that both Newcastle and Aston Villa are interested in the Norweigan defender.

      Liverpool move for Dossena

      According to reports emanating from Italy, Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez is preparing a summer move for Udinese's talented left-back Andrea Dossena. Coveted by many clubs in Serie A, it seems the Italian is ready to move to another league to improve his international hopes.