It’s a tough time for Mathieu Valbuena at the moment. The Lyon attacking midfielder was the recent victim of a blackmail case after a criminal gang got hold of a sex-tape in which he featured. The incredible scandal has seen Karim Benzema...Show More Summary
It was one of the most infamous World Cup qualifiers in recent memory, but what Argentina’s 6-1 defeat in Bolivia in 2009 has to do with Arsenal’s visit to West Bromwich Albion on Saturday isn’t immediately apparent. Yet six-and-a-half...Show More Summary
Manchester United agree January transfer for Spanish international - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United have agreed to let go of the former Barcelona keeper Victor Valdes. The World Cup winner will secure a free transfer to Espanyol in January. Show More Summary
Swiss investigators examining World Cup corruption told AFP they are looking into a growing list of suspicious financial transactions and want evidence from disgraced Qatari football powerbroker Mohamed bin Hammam (above). Switzerland’s Office of the Attorney General (OAG) — which is looking into the 2018 and 2022 World Cups — said […]
A lot of changes have been made to the IQA in the last few years. Those changes even saw the absence of a Quidditch World Cup as countries began to refuse to travel to America every year. Instead, we have seen the birth of the IQA Quidditch Summer Games, which became the Global Games, and...read more!
While World Cup qualifiers took place this past week throughout the continent, the real action may have taken place off the field regarding the corruption investigation known in some news reports a “FIFA-gate.” According to the Chilean press, the former chief of Chile’s soccer federation (ANFP) plead guilty today in a U.S. Show More Summary
Not only did Bernie Sanders defend democratic socialism in a Georgetown University speech Thursday, but he also took the opportunity to throw around some shade. First, the Vermont senator and Democratic presidential candidate went off...Show More Summary
Toni Duggan, Fara Williams and Jordan Nobbs return to the England women's squad for the Euro 2017 qualifiers.
USA World Cup Qualifying Underway - originally posted on Soccerlens.com The United States recently began their road to the 2018 World Cup. USA are looking to get revenge in the next World Cup after a disappointing Gold Cup and 2014 World Cup after being eliminated in extra time in the round of 16 against Belgium. Show More Summary
A terrific quote is doing the rounds from Chile coach Jorge Sampaoli. Chile lost 3-0 away in Uruguay this week in a South American World Cup qualifier: a result with the Celeste viewed a just retribution for what happened at last summer’s...Show More Summary
Andy Murray would not be human were he not feeling somewhat distracted and uptight. Preoccupied with the Davis Cup final and trying to beat the sport's best, it must feel as stressful as Wimbledon.
A Messi- less Argentina’s World Cup Campaign hasn’t been going exactly to plan.But a 1 – 0 win over Colombia means that at least for now there is still hope for the future. Lucas Biglia scored the lone goal of the game and Gerardo Martino will feel a little a cooler in the hotseat – […]
Brazil beat Peru 3-0 to take third position in the World Cup qualifiers. Douglas Costa, Renato Augusto and Filipe Luís scored as Brazil beat Peru 3-0 in their World Cup qualifying match at Salvador’s Arena Fonte Nova. Dunga’s back on track.
Uruguay made their best start in a World Cup qualifying campaign since 1989 and are sitting pretty on nine points from four games.They are second in the table behind Ecuador. Chile are languishing in fifth position currently and Alexis Sanchez had a problem with the Uruguayan attitude after winning the game 3 – 0. Diego […]
Michael Bradley has been one of the most polarizing American players since the 2014 World Cup. When the U.S. men's national team struggles in a game, like on Tuesday against Trinidad and Tobago, Bradley has been the scapegoat. He occasionally has poor performances for the U.S. Show More Summary
Real Madrid reportedly sent scouts to watch talented midfielder Lucas Lima play with Brazil against Peru in their 2018 World Cup qualifier, but the 25-year-old played just a handful of minutes in the 3-0 win. According to AS (h/t Football...Show More Summary
New Zealand captain Richie McCaw retires aged 34 after a glittering career that saw him win a record 148 caps and two World Cups.
Marcos Rojo has denied reports of a rift between himself and Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal, praising the Dutchman after Argentina’s 1-0 World Cup Qualifying win in Colombia last night. The rumours began in the summer when Rojo missed United’s tour of the USA after forgetting to renew his passport. Show More Summary
Brazil beat Peru, 3-0, during Wednesday night’s World Cup qualifier and Neymar couldn’t be happier. To celebrate, he shed his shirt and offered it to the referee, who had earlier dinged the 23-year-old with a yellow card for tussling with Peru’s Renato Tapia. The referee looked somewhat honored by the gesture, but ultimately refused the […]
England forward Geoff Parling says the squad seemed united during the World Cup, despite reports to the contrary.