Football players with attitude: From Ronaldo to Neymar, who’s the no. 1?

You don’t become one of the most sought after footballers in the world, and achieve what these players have, without an uncompromising and unapologetic attitude towards doing whatever it takes to win. You might love or hate their attitude but there is no denying that these players are built differently, from a footballing standpoint and…

Jose Mourinho shows ruthless side with his treatment of Alfie Devine after FA Cup pomp

Safe to say that youngster Alfie Devine has come to know the ruthless nature of Jose Mourinho after his heroics against Marine FC in the third round of the Emirates FA Cup. The promising teenage prospect found the back of the net against non-league opposition Marine as he came off the bench, scoring for the…

Throwback to the time Scunthorpe and Brentford engaged in the most brutal 17 seconds in football

When Scunthorpe met Brentford in 2005 in the third division of the English footballing pyramid, the match turned into a full-blown brawl after a single sliding tackle. A number of very risky challenges for the ball were recorded in a very short span of time as the centre of the stadium erupted into a brutal…

Bodo/Glimt become football’s latest fairytale

Everyone loves a cinderella story or two, don’t they? Footballing fairytales are one of the more brilliant and unpredictable things about the beautiful game as we know it, especially when it happens for a lesser club at the top level. Be it Greece winning the 2004 European Championship, Leicester’s Fantastic Foxes making history by winning…

The women’s team going viral for the sheer number of sponsor logos on their kit

Football is the most popular sport on the planet, with millions of people going to stadiums or tuning into their television sets just to catch a glimpse of what we call the beautiful game. As a result, it is also a sport much publicized and invested into: with a lot of institutions and companies willing…

Flamengo forward Michael unleashes one of the worst hairstyles ever in football

Flamengo forward’s bizarre hairstyle goes viral on social media Besides a wolf howling at the moon, there is also a tree and a couple of bats etched out on Michael’s head. Safe to say, things got slightly weird in the Copa do Brasil yesterday. Viewers watching Sao Paulo’s clash v Flamengo were met with a…

Gareth Bale makes Joe Hart look silly with a cheeky outside-of-the-boot goal in Tottenham training

Gareth Bale is back at Hotspur Way, training for the club which gave him the platform to make himself a household name in England. Acquired from the Southampton academy, the Welshman was incredible in his six years at Tottenham Hotspur before being purchased by Real Madrid for a then record transfer fee in the summer…

Gio Reyna – The latest in line from Borussia Dortmund talent factory

Giovanni Reyna is the latest addition to Borussia Dortmund’s long list of talented youngsters scouted by the hierarchy, in order to provide them with the platform to make the first step in a potentially impressive career in football. The club has developed a bit of a reputation to be a selling club with a clever…

Arsene Wenger gives surprising verdict on current Bayern Munich squad

Football philosopher and legendary tactician Arsene Wenger is revered in the football community around the world for his immense knowledge about the game, and almost prophetic comments which may not, at the time, seem like a fair share of undisputed truth but often ends up unfolding as one. The Frenchman has recently polarized opinion with…

Hakim Ziyech adds 2020 Rolls-Royce Cullinan Black Badge to his impressive car collection

Amid all the transfer talks associated with the London club, the arrival of Hakim Ziyech, who was the first in Chelsea’s recent string of signings, has been somewhat overshadowed. The Moroccan arrived in London a few weeks ago after Chelsea announced their €40.00m deal with Ajax back in February. The 27-year-old has been rocking it…

Juventus star spotted watching Manchester United game as TikTok with stunning girlfriend drops online

Manchester United, after all of the many setbacks they’ve had this season, finally seem to have their strategies bang on.  While fans have definitely had their spirits lifted lately what with the Red Devils stitching together a neat six match unbeaten streak they will be wary of past instances and refrain from calling this a…

Aston Villa fan loses his job after disgusting slurs aimed at Liverpool fans

A distasteful post on a social media platform became too costly for an Aston Villa fan as his employer company dismissed him from his job on the basis of the post. The chain of events started when Matthew Sabin, a self-proclaimed fan of Aston Villa, posted a tweet in the aftermath of Saturday’s Premier League…

Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp plans to further reform the team into something truly indestructible

After a glorious triumph at Madrid, the UCL champions for the sixth time deserve a long and luxurious rest. However, that doesn’t mean that any transfer opportunities will go unnoticed for Liverpool, and Jurgen Klopp is reportedly looking out for exciting new players to further improve the Reds. Last summer’s investment proved worthwhile for Liverpool,…

Rad – Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane arrived at Marbella dressed like absolute ballers

Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool landed in Marbella, Spain for a six-day training prior to the Champions League final. Liverpool are going up against their national rivals,Tottenham Hotspur in a final which would be held in Madrid on 2nd June. Liverpool squad including their German manager arrived in their official club sponsored sportswear. But Mané & Firmino…

Lionel Messi versus Virgil van Dijk in the Champions League semi-finals is nothing short of mouth-watering

When big teams collide, the tie is decided on individual battles that occur on the pitch. Because of the Champions League, fans and the footballing world are able to witness such matches between big clubs, and hence, gives us all an opportunity to watch battles unfold on the pitch; battles we may not have imagined…

American soccer expert answers Ronaldo v Messi GOAT question

I have so many questions. If pizzas are round in shape, why do they come in a square box? Why aren’t toasters called ‘tanning breads’? Who is the greatest football player in the world at the moment? We may not realize it, but we are a fortunate lot. For we are living in a time…

African soldiers singing Liverpool fans’ song for Steven Gerrard

Rangers were dealt a huge blow in their title aspirations after dropping points against St. Johnstone on Saturday. Steven Gerrard seemed pretty disappointed with his side during his post-match presser and told his players to ‘forget’ about lifting the title after failing to cut Celtic’s 8 point lead at the top. The draw seems to…

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