With Lionel Messi in town with Argentina for Saturday’s friendly against El Salvador at FedEx Field, the question must be raised: Are we witnessing the greatest player in soccer history? Because it’s difficult to compare players over the span of almost 100 years, we are going to limit our poll to the past 50. That […]
Colombia cruised to a 6-0 win over Bahrain in their international friendly tonight, with Manchester United’s Radamel Falcao scoring a brilliant brace for Los Cafeteros. Arsenal’s David Ospina had a quiet night in the Colombia goal, but was called into action late on… when a group of young local fans invaded the pitch, one of […]
What initially looked like a genuine prank from Cristiano Ronaldo here actually transpired to be quite a poorly staged promo, replete with forced Twitter banter. With Cristiano signed to Nike with a lucrative boots contract, the Real Madrid man took part in a promo for the latest boots on the market, Nike Mercurials. The ‘prank’ […]
Arsenal Football Club and Saracens Football (Rugby) Club got together for a bit of fun last week, with each team trying out the other code. Olivier Giroud and Per Mertesacker were asked to get under high balls delivered by the rugby stars, and try to catch the oval ball. The Arsenal pair passed with flying […]
Danny Ings has been one of the success stories of the Premier League season, indeed were it not for the rise of Harry Kane we’d surely be hearing a lot more about Burnley’s 22-year old striker. Ings’ brilliant performances this season have attracted the interest of the likes of Liverpool, with David Moyes also reportedly […]
Premier League clubs have agreed to share at least £1bn of their record TV rights deal with English football.
Newcastle boss John Carver hits back at Match of Day's Phil Neville for saying his players "had their flip-flops on".
Aston Villa youngster Jack Grealish is currently involved in a dilemma over which international team to represent. Born in Birmingham to an Irish father, Grealish is eligible for both England and Ireland, and the latter are keenly tracking the player’s situation due to their current lack of young talent coming through. Ireland number 2 Roy […]
The folk at Football Daily have produced an interesting Top 10 video, counting down PSG’s top 10 most expensive signings. Interesting insofar as several players feature in positions you would not expect given their status at the club. Zltan Ibrahimovic, for example, who is on course to break the club’s goalscoring record, is only the […]
A couple of weeks back, Barcelona SC’s keeper Maximo Banguera took playacting to a new level, as he decided to ‘play dead’ in a vain attempt to avoid a red card. The referee was wise to his tricks, and Banguera was sent off, and the keeper rightly received a lot of critics for his poor […]
Sami Khedira has confirmed that he’s leaving Real Madrid at the end of the season, amid significant interest from some of the Premier League’s elite. The German World Cup winner’s situation has been the source of curiosity for some time, with many believing that he’d decided to see out his current contract, and then leave, […]
The North American Soccer League (NASL) today announced a global partnership with ESPN whereby a minimum of a 120 NASL matches each season will be carried across 75 nations on various ESPN online platforms including ESPN3.com in the United States. … Continue reading ?
England captain Wayne Rooney has warned against putting too much pressure on fellow striker Harry Kane.
Falcao can still score after all. The Colombian's form has middled in the Premier League, as opportunities have been few and far between under Louis van Gaal at Manchester United, but "El Tigre " showed his class for Colombia in their...Show More Summary
Cristiano Ronaldo will go to great lengths for a good prank...or a good opportunity to promote his lucrative boot sponsor. Such was the case Thursday when Ronaldo had a bit of fun at Portugal training at team-mate Ricardo Quaresma 's...Show More Summary
Chelsea announced on Thursday they reached an agreement with defender John Terry on a one-year contract extension to keep him with the club through the end of the 2015-16 season. The news was posted on the club's official site. The club...Show More Summary
With the return of domestic football in Germany next week, so, too, comes the world famous Der Klassiker between Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga calendar. One club sit atop of the German top division with a number of points to spare, while the other dwindle in mid-table obscurity after a horrid few months of discontent. Show More Summary
LONDON, July 20 (Reuters) - Arsenal's Brazilian midfielder Denilson has re-joined his former club Sao Paulo on a season-long loan, the Premier League side said on Wednesday....
The international break has visibly done Radamel Falcao the world of good, allowing him to forget his struggles at Manchester United temporarily and enjoy the cocoon of his Colombian teammates. Falcao has barely been used at United of late, having to content himself with the role of late substitute, with Louis van Gaal seemingly unconvinced […]
Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez is poised to sign a three-year contract with the Qatar club Al Sadd, according to numerous reports in Spain. The 35-year-old is set to receive a salary of £7.4 million a season. Xavi will also study for … Continue reading ?