1. Karim Benzema Arrested for Alleged Blackmail of Mathieu Valbuena over Sex Tape

    Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema has been arrested by French authorities based on allegations of a plot to blackmail international team-mate Mathieu Valbuena over a sex tape...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 50,566 reads 0 comments

  2. Germany's Reversible Away Kit for Euro 2016 to Include Training Bib on Inside?

    With the 2016 UEFA European Football Championship getting ever closer, it's no surprise to see some leaked kits doing the rounds...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 6 months ago 6,331 reads 10 comments

  3. German FA Targeted by Police Tax Raid in Connection with 2006 World Cup

    The headquarters of the German Football Association (DFB) have been raided as part of an investigation into alleged tax evasion associated with the country’s hosting of the 2006 World Cup...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 4,522 reads 14 comments

  4. USMNT Watch: Jordan Morris Enjoying Fine Spell of Form at Stanford

    Most of the conversation surrounding the United States men's national team in recent months has involved a needed influx of new and young players...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 5,131 reads 3 comments

  5. Trabzonspor Boss Locks Referee in Stadium Until 4am for Refusing to Give Penalty

    Not even Jose Mourinho would try this stunt. The president of Turkish club Trabzonspor was so annoyed that referee Cagatay Sahan failed to give his side a penalty during a 2-2 ...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 6 months ago 8,798 reads 3 comments

  6. Brazilian Ronaldo Shows He's Still Got It with Brilliant Nutmeg in 5-a-Side Game

    While he's been overtaken as the most famous Ronaldo on the planet, the Brazilian version showed us he's still capable of brilliance on the football pitch this week...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 6 months ago 10,747 reads 43 comments

  7. The Highs and Lows of Diego Maradona's Career

    Exactly one week after we wished Pele a happy 75th birthday , it's time to celebrate a milestone of his biggest frenemy: Diego Maradona. The Argentinian legend turned 55 on Oct...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 6 months ago 6,257 reads 33 comments

  8. Fernando Santos Talks Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Euro 2016 and More

    Portugal manager Fernando Santos has insisted that Cristiano Ronaldo will never be a true centre forward despite the Real Madrid star having recently turned out for club and country in the No...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 6 months ago 5,522 reads 37 comments

  9. Robin van Persie Was an 'Arseh--e,' Says Pierre van Hooijdonk

    Former Netherlands striker Pierre van Hooijdonk has revealed he thought Robin van Persie was an " arseh--e " after a spat between the two at last summer's World Cup...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 6 months ago 5,870 reads 2 comments

  10. Ronaldinho Pulls Off Outrageous No-Look Assist in Mustapha Hadji's Testimonial

    Brazilian legend Ronaldinho showed he's still got it with an outrageous no-look assist in the testimonial for former Moroccan international Mustapha Hadji on Saturday...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 6 months ago 10,650 reads 5 comments

  11. USMNT Watch: Geoff Cameron Leaves with Injury, U17s Crash out of World Cup

    The news around the globe concerning the United States men's national team was not that great this week. One of the team's top defenders exited his club match on Saturday with ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 6 months ago 3,537 reads 6 comments

  12. USA vs. Brazil Women's Soccer: Date, Time, Live Stream and Prediction

    The United States and Brazil will lock horns again on Sunday, just four days on from an engrossing friendly encounter between these two illustrious nations...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 5,410 reads 0 comments

  13. Pele Tells Spanish Newspaper He Is the Best Ever, Better Than Ronaldo and Messi

    Pele has no shortage of self-confidence, and we don't blame him for that. In an interview with Marca (h/t Eurosport ) on his 75th birthday, the Brazil legend was asked ...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 6 months ago 7,186 reads 106 comments

  14. Ronaldinho Poses for Instagram Photo with a Ridiculous Number of Cakes

    Ronaldinho has given us a glimpse into the secrets of his success. The loveable former Barcelona, PSG and AC Milan star has been living it up recently after terminating his contract with Fluminense...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 6 months ago 2,874 reads 5 comments

  15. England Have Fewer Players in Champions League This Season Than Israel, Belarus

    The lack of top-quality English players has been further highlighted by the fact that more players from footballing minnows Israel and Belarus have played in the Champions League this season than those from England...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 7 months ago 2,853 reads 11 comments

  16. USMNT Watch: Fabian Johnson Starts, Brad Guzan Commits Brutal Error

    The ongoing feud between United States men's national team boss Jurgen Klinsmann and defender Fabian Johnson took its latest turn on Saturday as Johnson started for Borussia Monchengladbach ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 8,973 reads 26 comments

  17. Gareth Bale Surprises Schoolchildren by Delivering 100,000th McDonald's Kit

    Not only has Gareth Bale upstaged Ryan Giggs by inspiring Wales to qualify for Euro 2016, it turns out the Real Madrid man outshone his compatriot again on Friday...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 7 months ago 3,540 reads 2 comments

  18. Memphis Depay Wears Special Iceland Kit for Holland vs. Czech Republic

    The Netherlands are under all sorts of pressure, from coach to players, and now all the way as far as kit manager...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 7 months ago 27,522 reads 22 comments

  19. Vincent Kompany Leads Crowd in Huge Chant as Belgium Move to No. 1

    Belgium captain Vincent Kompany led the home crowd in a booming chant after a 3-1 win over Israel meant the country's national football team moved to No. 1. in the FIFA world rankings...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 7 months ago 11,021 reads 3 comments

  20. Robin Van Persie Commits Future to Netherlands After Own Goal, Euro 2016 Failure

    Robin van Persie will not be announcing his retirement from international football despite the Netherlands' humiliating failure to qualify for Euro 2016, insisting he'll stick with his nation through thick and thin...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 7 months ago 5,715 reads 30 comments

  21. Thailand Score Brilliant Team Goal vs. Vietnam in 2018 World Cup Qualifier

    Are you watching, Barcelona? Thailand's Theerathon Bunmathan scored a tiki -taka-style goal that the Catalan giants would have been proud of during his side's 3-0 World Cup qualifying win over Vietnam on Tuesday...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 7 months ago 3,126 reads 2 comments

  22. Who Should Jurgen Klinsmann Call in for USMNT's World Cup Qualifiers?

    The United States men's national team once again disappointed on Tuesday night in its lifeless 1-0 loss to Costa Rica at Red Bull Arena...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 8,248 reads 41 comments

  23. Willian's Double Helps Brazil Defeat Venezuela in World Cup Qualifier

    Brazil got their World Cup qualifying campaign back on track with a 3-1 win over Venezuela on Tuesday night. Chelsea 's Willian beat the goalkeeper at his near post with a powerful shot just one minute into the game...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 7 months ago 5,802 reads 3 comments

  24. No Room at the Euro 2016 Party for the Netherlands

    Don't you hate it when all your friends are going to a big party but you haven't been invited? Every Dutch player will know that feeling after their surprise elimination from Euro 2016...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 7 months ago 9,945 reads 13 comments

  25. Alexis Sanchez Makes a Mockery of His Jinx by Scoring Brace for Chile vs. Peru

    Remember when those Peruvian fans tried to curse Alexis Sanchez out of luck before their match against Chile? Well, it didn't turn out so well...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 7 months ago 14,154 reads 24 comments