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Joe Cole mocked after calling La Masia ‘the masala’ during Barcelona v PSG on BT Sport

La Masia is the legendary football academy of FC Barcelona, which is well reputed for churning out or developing some of the biggest names in football right now. The institution that developed the club’s golden generation in the very recent past enjoys a hallowed status for the Blaugrana faithful, who would not be particularly happy […]

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Man Utd fan slammed for comparing iconic Zidane moment to Bruno Fernandes’ goal v West Brom

Manchester United failed to keep pace with league leaders City as they were held to a 1-1 draw by West Brom. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men conceded a very early goal and had to rely on Bruno Fernandes, once again, to get back on level terms. Ever since joining Manchester United, the Portuguese international has quickly […]

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It’s On – PSG fans unleash x-rated chant mocking Barcelona ahead of Champions League clash

The onset of February beckons the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League ever closer, as the sixteen teams left in Europe’s top-tier continental club competition gear up to face their drawn opponents over two legs. Out of the numerous mouth-watering ties waiting to be played this month and the next, one particular tie stands […]

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Sadio Mane considering investing in a fourth division club in France

Besides being a global football icon and a role model in his own country, Sadio Mane is well known for being a grounded individual and one of the humblest personalities in the game. The Senegalese forward is known for humiliating defenders with his raw pace on the pitch, but his off-the-pitch demeanour is one of […]

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Video – The man famous for giving hugs could certainly use one himself now

It has been a tumultuous few weeks for Liverpool head coach Jurgen Klopp. The poor form that has been haunting his side for weeks coincided with the passing of his mother in an excruciating period for the German manager, and it only got worse when Liverpool lost 3-1 to Leicester in last night’s Premier League […]

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Photo – Local Liverpool fan finds a genius way to protest against military coup in Myanmar

Football unites people all over the world for a common cause, and the most ardent fans of the game always find a genius way to interpolate themes of football into their lives and everything else. Such an instance of a fan interpolating a football theme into their life took place very recently when a few […]

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If you think Tom Brady is more famous than Messi and Ronaldo, please pull your head out of your a–

Football is a sport with billions of followers across the world, with certain sections of fans being religious over supporting their favourite icons on the football field. Celebrated football personalities such as the likes of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are worshipped as literal Gods of the game, and arguably have way more followers than […]

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Leeds United are in a league of their own when it comes to work ethic without the ball

One thing was happening for sure when Marcelo Bielsa took over at Leeds United – there was definitely not going to be a lack of effort! After coming agonisingly close and faltering to secure promotion on more than one occasion, Leeds turned to the veteran manager to overturn their fortunes and finally end their 17-year […]

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Photo – Marine FC troll Tottenham with an Avengers edit following Everton loss

While there are many uncertainties in the world; one thing is nearly certain and that is football is utterly unpredictable! Just ask Tottenham fans: by the end of January 10th, the Lilywhites had shipped 5 goals past a hapless Marine side in the FA cup and just yesterday night they were knocked out of the […]

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Twitter reacts to witnessing the most Mark Noble thing ever

Mark Noble marked rare appearance for West Ham with needless aggression aimed at Donny van de Beek Mark Noble played the full 120 minutes as Manchester United advanced to the FA Cup quarterfinals for the seventh consecutive season. A solitary goal from Scott McTominay in the 97th minute was all the Red Devils needed as […]

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That man has a family: Twitter reacts to Raphinha’s backheel nutmeg on Gary Cahill

Leeds United’s summer signing from Rennes, Raphinha, left viewers in awe when he pulled off a magisterial backheel-pirouette-nutmeg on veteran Gary Cahill last night. The Whites claimed a 2-0 victory over Crystal Palace after Jack Harrison and Patrick Bamford scored on either side of half-time. It was a less than an auspicious start for Cahill […]

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Scottish commentator sacked for talking about his half-time poo live on air

Football commentary when done at its insightful best, is one of the best things about the beautiful game of football. Fans love it when an analyst or commentator breaks down any passage of play to its bare backbone, with the help of some incredible insight: but the insight got a little too much on Wednesday […]

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Ajax mocked for leaving Sebastien Haller out of Europa League squad list

AFC Ajax are used to making the headlines about their incredible scouting system, their precocious academy graduates and an odd deep run into the knockout stages of the Champions League. What we never saw coming was the Dutch Eredivisie winners being in the football headlines for a reason as seemingly childish as this: the club […]

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Movistar hailed for 8k-like coverage of La Liga games

The Spanish pay television channel Movistar La Liga have made the beautiful game of football as we know it, even more beautiful with their extraordinarily clear streams of La Liga games. The channel owned by Telefónica and operated by Movistar+ telecasts games of the Spanish first division as well as the Segunda Division in an […]

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Here’s why Thomas Tuchel made Chelsea player train with mini balls

It has hardly been a full week since his recent appointment, and the new Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel has already started to imprint his creativity in his new club’s training methods. The German manager who is well reputed for employing unusual and creative drills in training, made the Chelsea squad train with miniature-sized footballs […]

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Former Liverpool forward Dirk Kuyt looks unrecognizable now

Footballers often like to catch fans by surprise with unlikely transformations after their playing career is over. After Didier Drogba surprising fans by going bald soon after his retirement, and Fernando Torres gaining an incredible amount of muscle in a more recent instance, Dirk Kuyt is the latest addition to that list. His recent appearance […]

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Thomas Tuchel announced as new Chelsea manager – A new era begins

Lampard wins Sunday, sacked on Monday, Tuchel in Tuesday. Chelsea are ruthless. Just another example of how quickly things can change in the world of football. Chelsea confirmed Thomas Tuchel as the club’s new head coach on an 18-month deal today. The German will be in the dugout tomorrow for the Wolves game. Tuchel has […]