1. 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    Lionel Messi may have ceded the Ballon d'Or to Cristiano Ronaldo for the second consecutive year, but the diminutive Argentinean responded in the best way possible with a hat-trick at Deportivo La Coruna...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 2 months ago 32,741 reads 15 comments

  2. Fernando Torres and Football's Greatest Returning Heroes

    Fernando Torres first joined Atletico Madrid as an 11-year-old and was nothing short of a phenomenon when he eventually hit his stride with the first team...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 2 months ago 27,075 reads 15 comments

  3. David Moyes and the 10 Best 'Manager Sent to the Stands' Moments

    David Moyes' popularity took a nosedive while in charge of Manchester United, but the Scottish manager is slowly working his way back into football fans' good books in Spain...

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  4. A Brief History of Michael Owen's Most Terrible Adverts

    In the 18 years since Michael Owen landed in the spotlight at Liverpool, his career has gone through several notable stages...

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  5. Players and Things That Deserve a FIFPro World XI Spot More Than David Luiz

    With his puppy dog grin, relaxed disposition and unerring devotion to pranking his team-mates, it is very difficult to dislike David Luiz. The Brazilian, however, nearly broke the Internet on Monday when his name was included in the FIFPro World XI..

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 2 months ago 12,818 reads 28 comments

  6. 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    There was plenty of spectacle on offer in the beautiful game over the weekend, with Roberto Mancini getting slammed in the face by one of his own players, Francesco Totti taking ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 2 months ago 16,208 reads 14 comments

  7. De Gea, Bale and the World-Class Players Who Were Once Derided

    David de Gea is widely regarded as one of the best goalkeepers in the world, with his brilliant form hiding a multitude of sins in Manchester United's back line...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 71,211 reads 41 comments

  8. Steven Gerrard and the 10 Biggest English Footballers to Play in America

    Upon the conclusion of this Premier League season, Steven Gerrard will be heading out west to join LA Galaxy . According to the BBC , the Liverpool legend will make his MLS debut on July 17 against the San Jose Earthquakes...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 13,392 reads 13 comments

  9. Wojciech Szczesny and 10 Current Footballers Who Have Been Caught Smoking

    Wojciech Szczesny endured a rough start to the new year, making errors that led to Southampton's 2-0 win over Arsenal at St Mary's...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 10,489 reads 8 comments

  10. 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    The first weekend of January is always a special one in the English football calendar, as it hosts the third round of the FA Cup —the stage of the world's oldest domestic cup competition when the big boys are first mixed with the minnows...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 22,164 reads 5 comments

  11. Jose Mourinho's 10 Biggest Ever Defeats

    The Special One has not started 2015 in a particularly special way. On New Year's Day, Jose Mourinho watched his Chelsea side lose 5-3 to Tottenham Hotspur, representing one of the biggest losses in his career...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 25,076 reads 52 comments

  12. B/R's 2015 Football New Year Honours List

    The start of January is a time when Queen Elizabeth dishes out her New Year honours to Britons who have excelled in the previous calendar year...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 32,527 reads 38 comments

  13. 10 Footballers Who Really Should Make New Year's Resolutions

    It's time to call full-time on 2014, a year that gave us a brilliant World Cup, plenty of surprises at the top of the domestic game and Andy Tate ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 22,532 reads 33 comments

  14. Raheem Sterling's Slap and 10 Surprisingly Unpunished Football Incidents

    Liverpool's clash with Swansea on Monday night brought with it two controversial incidents that should have resulted in red cards. In the first half, Jonjo Shelvey swung an elbow at Emre Can in full view of referee Andre Marriner and his officials..

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 13,955 reads 23 comments

  15. 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    Most major leagues on the continent have entered their winter breaks, but there were plenty of golazos from England and the rest of the world this weekend...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 3,790 reads 2 comments

  16. The 10 Strangest Red-Card Offences

    A bizarre red card was issued earlier this week, when a Portuguese player received his marching orders for mooning opposing fans. This cheeky dismissal, however, might not be the strangest example of a red card in the beautiful game...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 8,572 reads 6 comments

  17. Liverpool's Gay Pride Curse and the 10 Strangest Curses in Football

    While many would blame Liverpool 's title challenge collapse last season on defensive frailties and bad luck, former UKIP candidate Paul Rimmer has implied a rather more controversial cause...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 19,851 reads 16 comments

  18. The Wealdstone Raider and the 10 Greatest Football Novelty Songs

    In March 2013, a clip appeared on the internet of builder Gordon Hill in a tipsy altercation at a Wealdstone FC match ( NSFW link here )...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 3,399 reads 3 comments

  19. Middlesbrough Fan Banned from All Stadiums After Ripping Up Pages of Koran

    Middlesbrough fan Julie Phillips has been banned from every football ground in England and Wales for three years after ripping up pages of the Koran during a match...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 11,282 reads 0 comments

  20. Alexis Sanchez Trolled by Santi Cazorla During Arsenal Pre-Season Event

    Footage has emerged of a pre -season event at the Emirates in which new Arsenal signing Alexis Sanchez is mocked by Santi Cazorla ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 6,721 reads 5 comments

  21. Toy Inventor in 1962 Predicts How Football Stadiums of the Future Will Look

    In 1989, Back to the Future II predicted that we would be wearing self-drying jackets on our hoverboards by next year...

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  22. Juventus Invite Father Christmas to Train with Them in Festive Animated Clip

    Santa Claus is incredibly busy at this time of year preparing to distribute presents to boys and girls all over the world, but the man in red never actually receives any gifts himself...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 1,279 reads 5 comments

  23. Arsene Wenger Features in Animated 'It's a Wonderful Life' Parody

    You can set your watch to Arsenal 's annual crisis, in which form dips and fans call for the head of manager Arsene Wenger ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 3,188 reads 4 comments

  24. The 10 Strangest Football Press Conferences Ever

    FC Midtjylland's Pione Sisto is doing so well in the Danish Superliga at the moment that he earned a call-up to the Denmark U21 side this week...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 3,281 reads 2 comments

  25. Barcelona vs. Huesca: Goals, Highlights from the Copa Del Rey Match

    Huesca went into their Copa Del Rey round of 32 match against Barcelona on Tuesday facing an uphill battle. Not only were they a third-tier side entering the Camp Nou, but they were already 4-0 down from the first leg of the tie...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 3 months ago 29,733 reads 36 comments