One of New Zealand's finest footballing exports, the Blackburn Rovers captain has cemented his reputation as an uncompromising defender and an inspirational leader, not just in England but throughout Europe. Regarded as one of Major League Soccer's 'best ever,' Ryan was whisked from Washington to Blackburn after standout performances for the All Whites in the 2003 FIFA Confederations Cup. Ryan also possesses a fine goal-scoring record for a defender with six goals in 32 internationals.

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Oly-Whites draw with Egypt

30 July 2012

The New Zealand men’s football team kept their Olympic hopes alive by securing a 1-1 draw against Egypt at Old Trafford, Manchester, today.