1. The April Fools' Football Stories That Managed to Catch Fans out on Twitter

    A cursory glance at the daily transfer gossip columns informs us that the national press have no shame in publishing stories that are somewhat lacking in truth...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 10 hours ago 16,149 reads 9 comments

  2. Kane and Unable: Twitter Reacts to England's 1-1 Draw with Italy

    Less than 10 months ago, England met Italy on a sweaty night in Manaus , suffering a 2-1 defeat that set the tone for a very disappointing World Cup campaign...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 day ago 11,764 reads 17 comments

  3. Radamel Falcao Equals Colombian Goalscoring Record with Emphatic Penalty

    Last week, Radamel Falcao was three goals away from Arnoldo Iguaran's record of 24 international goals for the Colombian national team...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 2 days ago 7,605 reads 3 comments

  4. 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    An international break can often bring with it a dearth of the kind of golazos we regularly see in league play, but this break was an exception...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 days ago 14,498 reads 18 comments

  5. Lionel Messi Suprises Fan from Hometown of Rosario with New Boots

    Lionel Messi is currently in Washington, DC, with his Argentina team-mates ahead of Saturday's friendly with El Salvador...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 6 days ago 13,518 reads 16 comments

  6. Exclusive: Kate Abdo Talks Deadline Day, Manchester Utd and Her New U.S. TV Role

    Broadcast journalist Kate Abdo is best known for her role on Sky Sports News HQ in the UK and as a hostess for global ceremonies such as the FIFA Ballon d'Or Awards...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 days ago 5,186 reads 1 comments

  7. Twitter Reacts to Martin Skrtel's Violent Conduct Charge

    In the dying seconds of Liverpool 's home loss to Manchester United on Sunday, Martin Skrtel lived up to his no-nonsense reputation when he appeared to stamp on David De Gea's leg as he chased a loose ball...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 9 days ago 26,379 reads 55 comments

  8. 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    The weekend golazo ranking has been a regular staple at B/R for years, but this most recent iteration might be the most impressive...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 10 days ago 31,397 reads 9 comments

  9. The Best Twitter Reactions to Roy Hodgson's England Squad Announcement

    England will face Lithuania in a Euro 2016 qualifier at Wembley next Friday, followed by a friendly against Italy in Turin four days later...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 13 days ago 14,554 reads 42 comments

  10. Nutmegs, Bookings and Messi's Genius: Twitter Reacts to Barcelona vs. Man City

    Manchester City went into Wednesday evening's Champions League tie with Barcelona as the lone bastions of English football in the competition...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 14 days ago 28,168 reads 53 comments

  11. How Arsenal's Champions League Exit at Monaco Unfolded on Twitter

    Arsenal are no strangers to venturing into a Champions League round-of-16 second leg needing goals: In 2012, they needed to turn around a 4-0 deficit against Milan and managed a ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 15 days ago 19,859 reads 59 comments

  12. Twitter Reacts to Liverpool's Premier League Victory at Swansea

    Jonjo Shelvey has a habit of stealing the limelight when Swansea face Liverpool . Earlier this season at Anfield, the stadium he used to call home, the Swans midfielder bagged an own goal and a four-match ban for striking Emre Can...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 16 days ago 16,829 reads 13 comments

  13. 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    This week's golazo ranking features superb efforts from England, the USA, France, Italy, Australia, Belgium, Croatia and Poland...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 17 days ago 6,665 reads 10 comments

  14. De Bruyne, Salah and Lukaku Make Chelsea's European Disappointment Even Worse

    With their exit from the Champions League sealed by a goal from a former player , it hasn't been a terrific week for Chelsea ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 20 days ago 27,707 reads 143 comments

  15. How Twitter Reacted to Paris Saint-Germain's Action-Packed Triumph over Chelsea

    The last time Chelsea welcomed Paris Saint-Germain to Stamford Bridge for a Champions League knockout round, the Blues needed to score two goals to progress...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 21 days ago 42,871 reads 83 comments

  16. How Twitter Reacted to Schalke's Crazy Champions League Win over Real Madrid

    Real Madrid might be suffering from stuttering domestic form at present—they lost at Athletic Club on Saturday and struggled to a stalemate with Villarreal the week before, ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 22 days ago 18,090 reads 60 comments

  17. How Arsenal's FA Cup Victory over Manchester Utd Unfolded on Twitter

    Arsenal have a long and storied history of playing at Old Trafford: They won the Premier League with a victory at the Theatre of Dreams in 2002 and frustrated Manchester United ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 23 days ago 5,566 reads 6 comments

  18. 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    This week's golazo top-10 rankings feature highly impressive efforts from England, the Netherlands, Portugal, Brazil, Poland, Germany, France, the USA and Armenia...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 24 days ago 7,168 reads 14 comments

  19. Spitting Games: Twitter Reaction as Jonny Evans and Papiss Cisse Charged by FA

    Manchester United managed to keep their Champions League hopes alive with a narrow win over Newcastle on Wednesday evening, but the game will only be remembered for an unsavoury spitting incident in the first half...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 27 days ago 10,503 reads 8 comments

  20. Paul Scholes Hit in the Back of the Head by a Ball on Live TV

    Prior to Manchester United 's 1-0 win at Newcastle on Wednesday, former Red Devil Paul Scholes was waxing lyrical for the BT Sport cameras on the turf at St James' Park when a rogue ball struck him in the back of the head...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 28 days ago 14,940 reads 13 comments

  21. Twitter Reacts to Jonas Gutierrez's Newcastle Return After Cancer Battle

    Jonas Gutierrez made an emotional return to the Newcastle United first team on Wednesday evening after a 17-month absence, during which he overcame testicular cancer...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 28 days ago 3,439 reads 6 comments

  22. David Luiz Puts PSG Ahead Against Monaco with 'Double-Header' Goal

    In the build-up to Monaco's French Cup visit to Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday, many wondered if the Ligue 1 champions would be able to score past their visitors' stingy defence...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 28 days ago 6,631 reads 4 comments

  23. Villarreal vs. Barcelona: Goals, Highlights from Copa del Rey Match

    Barcelona headed into Wednesday's Copa del Rey quarter-final second leg with a healthy 3-1 advantage from the initial tie...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 28 days ago 20,511 reads 28 comments

  24. Twitter Reacts as Tim Sherwood's Aston Villa Win Dramatic Midlands Derby

    The Midlands derby is rarely a quiet affair, but there was plenty riding on Tuesday evening's meeting: Tim Sherwood's Aston Villa were desperate to pull themselves out of the relegation ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 29 days ago 11,804 reads 14 comments

  25. 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    Football fans were treated to yet another plentiful weekend for golazos, with volleys proving to be especially popular...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 12,540 reads 11 comments