1. Predicting Who Will Be the Next Great Argentina Player

    The next generation of Argentine talent has a formidable task ahead. Not only must they try and live up to the example set by the one and only Diego Maradona on the field, itself no easy undertaking...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 20 days ago 7,125 reads 21 comments

  2. Nicky Butt: Sir Alex Ferguson Told Me to Pull out of England Squad

    Former Manchester United midfielder Nicky Butt has revealed that he was forced to withdraw from an England squad by Sir Alex Ferguson during his time at the club...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 20 days ago 1,286 reads 0 comments

  3. Juventus' Paul Pogba on Course to Achieve Iconic Status with France

    With the retirement of Franck Ribery from France, Paul Pogba could establish himself as his nation's next big thing...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 20 days ago 87 reads 0 comments

  4. Euro 2016 Qualifiers Team of the Week of September 8

    If there was a common thread that bound the first matchday of Euro 2016 qualifiers it was one of unpredictability...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 20 days ago 5,056 reads 9 comments

  5. Dunga Delight at No Designated Striker

    Brazil's successful experiment of playing without a designated striker will continue this year and although coach Dunga does not rule out other approaches he has told his players to get used to the new system...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 20 days ago 407 reads 1 comments

  6. USWNT Stars Not Backing Down on Stance vs. Artificial Playing Surfaces

    The cuts and bruises and scrapes on Sydney Leroux's legs were telling -- and a little gnarly. Basketball star Kobe Bryant had tweeted out an old picture of them, to illustrate the toll exacted on the players when soccer is played on artificial turf...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 20 days ago 382 reads 1 comments

  7. Nigeria Stay Winless After Goalless Draw with South Africa

    Nigeria forward Ighodaro Osaguona had a header cleared off the line as the Super Eagles played out a tepid 0-0 draw with South Africa in their African Nations Cup qualifier on Wednesday...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 20 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  8. Tunisia Hand Egypt Second Defeat

    The Pharaohs are facing the early prospect of missing the Africa Cup of Nations for a third successive tournament after suffering a second straight 2015 qualifying defeat...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 20 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  9. Brazil Manager Dunga Tells Neymar and Co to Get Used to No 9 System

    Brazil's successful experiment of playing without a designated striker will continue this year and although coach Dunga does not rule out other approaches he has told his players to get used to the new system...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 20 days ago 383 reads 1 comments

  10. Brazil's Dunga Says Doors Still Open for Maicon

    SAO PAULO (AP) -- Brazil coach Dunga is not ruling out calling up Maicon despite dropping him from the squad because of indiscipline.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 20 days ago 15 reads 1 comments

  11. Cameroon Hit Form to Thrash Ivorians

    Cameroon continued their resurgence as they hammered Ivory Coast 4-1 in their 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Yaounde...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 20 days ago 710 reads 0 comments

  12. 5 Players Who Deserve a Chance to Impress Mexico Coach Miguel Herrera

    Miguel Herrera capped a bunch of young footballers to face Chile and Bolivia, and he should be happy with the performances of some of them. El Tri have to prepare for two important tournaments: Copa America and the Gold Cup...

    Karla Villegas Gama Written by Karla Villegas Gama about 20 days ago 5,045 reads 10 comments

  13. French Club Luzenac Releases Entire First Team

    The inspirational story of Luzenac AP has slowly become one of tragedy, one that even Shakespeare would be proud of.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 20 days ago 64 reads 0 comments

  14. Cahill Honoured at England Role

    Gary Cahill has been confirmed as England's new vice-captain having temporarily been in possession of the armband in the Three Lions' two victories in the past week.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 20 days ago 1,043 reads 0 comments

  15. FIFA Women's World Cup Tickets Go on Sale

    Tickets for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ are on sale, with fans able to get their hands on a place at every match at the tournament, which will be showcasing the finest talent in the women's game...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 21 days ago 72 reads 0 comments

  16. Zlatan Breaks Sweden Scoring Record in Typical Zlatan Fashion

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic does not lack titles. The Swedish striker has won league honors at nearly every club he has played for and has been the top scorer at many of those clubs...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 21 days ago 273 reads 0 comments

  17. Why Manchester United Are Targeting US for Next Cash Injection

    Manchester United revealed their latest financial results on Wednesday, as executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward announced record revenue levels of $696 million for the 2013-14 financial year...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 21 days ago 1,073 reads 1 comments

  18. 'Verratti Ready to Succeed Pirlo'

    Marco Verratti is ready to take on Andrea Pirlo's role in the Italy squad, according to one former Coach of both, Carlo Ancelotti...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 21 days ago 359 reads 0 comments

  19. Wesley Sneijder Finds Mascot Is Too Tall in Czech Republic vs. Netherlands Match

    The Dutch may be the tallest nation in the world , but Wesley Sneijder is well below the national average. Sneijder is only 1...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 21 days ago 7,676 reads 8 comments

  20. Antonio Conte's Italy Run Same Risks as His Juventus Side with 3-5-2 Formation

    Antonio Conte has started his tenure as Italy manager with two victories in impressive fashion, seeing off the Dutch in a friendly before claiming victory over Norway in their first Euro 2016 qualifier...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 21 days ago 5,489 reads 21 comments

  21. Brazil vs. Ecuador: Dunga's Philosophy Takes Shape as Selecao Win Again

    Brazil beat Ecuador 1-0 in front of a lively MetLife Stadium crowd on Monday evening, and in doing so made it a pair of 1-0 victories for Dunga to start his managerial reign...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 21 days ago 4,626 reads 15 comments

  22. Rooney Starts Player-Only Meetings

    England captain Wayne Rooney has been calling player-only meetings to help the squad gel following their poor World Cup campaign.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 21 days ago 190 reads 1 comments

  23. Conte Hails Italy's Progress

    Italy coach Antonio Conte has praised his team and claimed they were on the right path following their 2-0 win against Norway.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 21 days ago 113 reads 0 comments

  24. How Guus Hiddink Can Develop the Netherlands into Euro 2016 Contenders

    At the World Cup in Brazil, the Netherlands were relatively successful. Under the leadership of Louis van Gaal, they reached third place—a much better result than most expected ahead of the tournament...

    Elko Born Written by Elko Born about 21 days ago 2,049 reads 2 comments

  25. The Standout Stars in Dunga's New-Look Brazil Team

    Two games, two wins, two goals and two clean sheets. The story of Dunga's second spell as Brazil coach is thus far a simple one, with successes over both Colombia and Ecuador in the United States steadying a ship that had been badly listing...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 21 days ago 2,934 reads 3 comments