1. Wolfsburg's Max Arnold Gives Brilliant Response to Marcelo Theatrics

    During Real Madrid 's 2-0 defeat at Wolfsburg on Wednesday evening, Marcelo gave a very theatrical performance during a confrontation with midfielder Max Arnold...

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  2. How Twitter Reacted to Manchester City's 2-2 Draw with Paris Saint-Germain

    Wednesday night saw two of football's finest petrodollar-fuelled sides meet at the Parc des Princes, as Paris Saint-Germain welcome their nouveau-riche counterparts Manchester City for the first leg of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 9,146 reads 23 comments

  3. PSG vs. Manchester City: Goals, Highlights from Champions League Match

    In a titanic clash of petrodollar-fuelled football, Paris Saint-Germain hosted Manchester City in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final clash on Wednesday evening...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 6,902 reads 9 comments

  4. Wolfsburg vs. Real Madrid: Goals, Highlights from Champions League Match

    Wolfsburg and Real Madrid entered into their UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg on Wednesday night on the back of some polarising recent form...

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  5. Twitter Reacts to Aston Villa's Newly Designed Crest

    At a bleak period in their history when they prepare to drop out of the Premier League for the first time, Aston Villa have focused their energies on redesigning the club crest...

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  6. Filipe Luis Gave Luis Suarez a Disgusting Handshake During Champions League Tie

    Luis Suarez scored twice during Barcelona's UEFA Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid on Tuesday evening, but not before he unwittingly received an unpleasant gift from an opponent...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 11,010 reads 56 comments

  7. 'Fireball Football' Looks Incredible (and Very Dangerous)

    Football is a pretty dangerous game. Over the course of 90 minutes, you risk breaking bones, picking up concussions or getting a fierce shot aimed at a delicate area of your anatomy...

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  8. UK Back Pages: Mourning the Loss of Johan Cruyff

    Despite the lack of competitive action during this international break, the beautiful game dominated the Friday news cycle...

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  9. Martin O'Neill Says Only Attractive Wives Are Welcome at Euro 2016

    Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill has been full of jokes and witty quips in recent press conferences, but one joke he made on Thursday may have been a little misguided...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 2,774 reads 7 comments

  10. Barcelona Fans Ask Club to Rename Camp Nou in Johan Cruyff's Honour

    The flags of Catalonia and FC Barcelona were flying at half-mast outside the Camp Nou on Thursday in tribute to one of the most important men in the club's history: Johan Cruyff...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 8,974 reads 49 comments

  11. Vicente del Bosque Knocked Over by Linesman During Italy vs. Spain Friendly

    The first half of Italy's friendly with Spain was largely uneventful, save for the moment when the linesman bulldozed Vicente del Bosque to the ground...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 5,280 reads 9 comments

  12. James Rodriguez Scores Excellent Goal in Colombian World Cup Qualifier

    Colombia's 2018 World Cup qualification campaign has not been plain sailing thus far, but Los Cafeteros got off to the best possible start against Bolivia on Thursday thanks to James Rodriguez ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 9,143 reads 11 comments

  13. Johan Cruyff's 10 Greatest Moments

    The beautiful game collectively mourned on Thursday as news of Johan Cruyff's passing emerged. The Dutch genius' official website revealed that he died after being diagnosed with ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 11,908 reads 22 comments

  14. Rugby Game Between British and French Navy Teams Erupts into Violent Brawl

    A rugby match between the Royal Navy and the French Marine Nationale descended into a mass brawl on Wednesday evening...

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  15. Harry Redknapp Gives Awkward Interview After 1st Victory as Jordan Manager

    Harry Redknapp 's knees have healed sufficiently for him to make his return to management, which he did on Thursday when he oversaw Jordan's 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Bangladesh...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 4,992 reads 5 comments

  16. Irish Football Club Organise Friendly Against Rock Band Muse

    Irish side Cabinteely —who made headlines for their offer to reward Football Manager players —have organised a rather unusual friendly...

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  17. Paul Pogba Gets His Mum to 'Dab' on Twitter

    Inspired by NFL stars like Cam Newton and hip-hop culture, Paul Pogba has been celebrating his goals by "Dabbing" in recent months...

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  18. Twitter Reacts as Leicester Go 8 Points Clear at Top of Premier League

    In yet another example of the bizarre nature of this Premier League campaign, we are in the midst of a weekend where Crystal Palace 's match with Leicester is significantly more relevant to the title race than the Manchester derby...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 12,898 reads 35 comments

  19. Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann Scores Free-Kick Golazo at Sporting Gijon

    Atletico Madrid took steps toward their fifth consecutive league win when Antoine Griezmann converted a golazo at Sporting Gijon on Saturday afternoon...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 10,185 reads 21 comments

  20. How Twitter Reacted to Arsenal's 2-0 Win at Everton

    Suffice to say it's not been an enjoyable week for Arsenal fans. After being knocked out of the FA Cup and the UEFA Champions League by Watford and Barcelona, respectively, ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 10,919 reads 45 comments

  21. Kolo Toure Put a 2-Footed Tackle on Arsene Wenger During His Arsenal Trial

    Kolo Toure turns 35 years old on Saturday, which has prompted Times journalist Oliver Kay to recall his favourite anecdote about the Ivorian defender...

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  22. UK Back Pages: Kompany's Injury Setback and Conte's £75m Chelsea Shopping List

    Manchester City progressed to the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals for the first time with a 3-1 aggregate win over Dynamo Kiev on Tuesday, but the celebrations were marred by yet another injury to Vincent Kompany...

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  23. Atletico Madrid vs. PSV Eindhoven: Goals, Highlights from Champions League Tie

    The first leg of Atletico Madrid 's UEFA Champions League round-of-16 tie with PSV Eindhoven ended in a goalless stalemate that was, in all honesty, rather bereft of highlights...

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  24. Dele Alli Wants Tottenham Team-Mate Harry Kane to Fight Conor McGregor

    Harry Kane is joint-top scorer in the Premier League and will be one of England's leading lights at Euro 2016 this summer, but if team-mate Dele Alli has his way, an impromptu career change could be on the cards...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 4 months ago 5,416 reads 3 comments

  25. Manchester City vs. Dynamo Kiev: Goals, Highlights from Champions League Tie

    Up until this season, the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League have eluded Manchester City in their brief history in the competition...

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