The year 2010 presented entertaining and sizzling football stories related to some of the biggest names in world football. From cheating scandals to World Cup news, and from club transfers to club football surprises, the last 12 months have just presented a host of searing stories.
In this non-ranking article, we gather various genders of football yarns which made the headlines in 2010. Gathering the 100 top stories of the year obviously requires a decent organization so as to ease the list’s construction and avoid controversy. In effect, this slideshow is divided in 20 categories—consisting of the 20 different competitions and genders of the headlines mentioned.
Since the 2010 World Cup was the most important football subject of the year, readers may notice that this topic constitutes the major part of this article. Other subjects such as the Champions League, football transfers, and cheating scandals eventually form the rest of the list, with several other football-related themes.
Note: The following slides are organized in no particular order in terms of news importance or date.