1. Dutch Students Told to Avoid Louis Van Gaal's 'Stereotypical' Accent

    It may not be immediately apparent to native English speakers, but Louis Van Gaal 's accent is viewed with dismay by linguists in the Netherlands...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 19,063 reads 21 comments

  2. 10 Great Argentina vs. Brazil Clashes Ahead of 2014 Superclasico De Las Americas

    On Saturday, Brazil will face Argentina in the Superclasico de las Americas, the third iteration of an annual single-game tournament between the fierce South American rivals...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 7,221 reads 6 comments

  3. Manchester United-Loving School Girl Refuses to Wear Uniform Because It's Blue

    Meet Lilly Rae Doyle, a three-year-old Manchester United fan who is incredibly unhappy about the prospect of starting at a new school in the coming weeks...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 11,357 reads 21 comments

  4. Slovakia Shock Spain with 2-1 Victory in European Qualifier

    Spain looked to have rescued a point in their Euro 2016 qualifier with Slovakia when Paco Alcacer bagged an equaliser in the 82nd minute...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 13,612 reads 32 comments

  5. England vs. San Marino: Goals, Highlights from the European Qualifier

    In their second Euro 2016 qualification match, England played host to lowly San Marino on Thursday night. Going into the game, the visitors boasted a record of 119 losses from 123 matches since 1990, winning only once, as per The Guardian ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 11,145 reads 0 comments

  6. Diego Costa and Martin Skrtel Get Physical During Euro 2016 Qualifier

    Spain striker Diego Costa is used to bullying defences with his physical style, but Slovakia's Martin Skrtel let the Chelsea star know that he is willing to give as good as he is getting during Thursday evening's Euro 2016 qualifier...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 43,101 reads 65 comments

  7. Ghana's World Cup Ordeal and 10 Other Football Scenarios Worthy of a Movie

    Ghana's 2014 World Cup campaign descended into farce when the team refused to play without a $3 million bonus being sent to them in cash...

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  8. FIFA's Film Flop and the Worst Football Movies

    FIFA recently reinvested £16 million of the enormous profits they make from staging the World Cup in United Passions , a filmic retelling of the story of football's governing body...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 3,688 reads 17 comments

  9. Roy Keane and the 10 Most Illuminating Footballer Autobiography Quotes

    Roy Keane has taken time away from his Aston Villa and beard growth duties to put together The Second Half , the sequel to his 2002 autobiography...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 17,005 reads 7 comments

  10. Ranking the 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    Italy has a decades-old reputation for beautiful football, and Serie A didn't fail to disappoint in the golazo department over the weekend. Milan, Fiorentina and Juventus all offered world-class calcio and some impressive goals...

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  11. Zlatan Ibrahimovic and 10 Other Players Who Deserve Their Own Movie

    It is an indisputable fact that Zlatan Ibrahimovic 's autobiography I Am Zlatan is the greatest thing ever committed to paper, so the news that it may be turned into a movie biopic is inevitable...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 15,409 reads 20 comments

  12. 'Danny Welbeck Is the New Thierry Henry' and 10 Premature Comparisons

    In the aftermath of his virtuoso hat-trick performance in the Champions League against Galatasaray , Danny Welbeck has been compared to Arsenal legend Thierry Henry ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 23,169 reads 25 comments

  13. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Misses Open Goal for Borussia Dortmund

    Borussia Dortmund went top of Champions League Group D on Wednesday evening with a 3-0 win at Anderlecht . Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had plenty of opportunities to add his name to the scoresheet but didn't manage to convert any of them...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 5,787 reads 7 comments

  14. Wesley Sneijder Admits Snubbing Manchester United to Play in Champions League

    Wesley Sneijder was linked with a move to Manchester United over the summer, thanks to his relationship with former Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 2,643 reads 9 comments

  15. Karim Benzema Gives Real Madrid Lead over Ludogorets

    Real Madrid 's blushes were spared in Sofia by Karim Benzema , who put the Spanish giants 2-1 up against Ludogorets in their Champions League clash...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 9,932 reads 25 comments

  16. Galatasaray Fans Delay Arsenal Match by Throwing Flares on Pitch

    As the first half of Galatasaray 's visit to the Emirates progressed, it became fairly clear that the Turkish side were not offering an awful lot on the field...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 14,593 reads 23 comments

  17. Danny Welbeck Scores Champions League Hat-Trick for Arsenal

    Arsenal took the lead in their Champions League Group D match with Galatasaray via Danny Welbeck . In the 22nd minute, Alexis Sanchez played a beautiful through ball past Felipe ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 25,063 reads 83 comments

  18. Ludogorets Take Lead over Real Madrid and Cristiano Ronaldo Misses Penalty

    Real Madrid 's trip to Bulgaria to face Champions League new boys Ludogorets Razgrad didn't get off to the best of starts. In the sixth minute, Ludogorets won a corner...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 12,394 reads 44 comments

  19. Francesco Totti and the 10 Oldest Goalscorers in Champions League History

    In hindsight, the social media team at Manchester City probably regret tweeting that Roma's Francesco Totti has " never scored in England, has he?" Fate was tempted, and the ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 3,718 reads 2 comments

  20. Marquinhos Celebrates Blocking a Jordi Alba Shot as If He Had Scored

    Paris Saint-Germain earned a 3-2 win over Barcelona on Tuesday evening, but the Catalan side pressed for an equaliser all the way to the final whistle...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 7,040 reads 21 comments

  21. Jackson Martinez Scores 2 Late Goals to Earn Porto a Point Against Shakhtar

    With 89 minutes on the clock, Porto looked destined to suffer their first ever defeat to Shakhtar Donetsk by a 2-0 scoreline. However, substitute striker Jackson Martinez saved the day with two dramatic late goals...

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  22. David Beckham, Beyonce and Jay-Z Watch PSG vs. Barcelona Together

    David Beckham made his return to the Parc des Princes on Tuesday evening as a spectator taking in Paris Saint-Germain's Champions League clash with Barcelona...

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  23. Francesco Totti Becomes Oldest Scorer in Champions League History

    Francesco Totti may have turned 38 a few days ago, but the Italian legend has shown no signs of slowing down...

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  24. David Luiz Opens Scoring for PSG vs Barcelona, Leo Messi Responds

    Paris Saint-Germain's Champions League group stage got off to a great start as £50 million signing David Luiz put the Ligue 1 champions ahead...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 16,475 reads 6 comments

  25. Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Pep Guardiola and the Top 10 Grudges in Football

    Anyone who has read the first chapter of Zlatan Ibrahimovic's seminal autobiography I Am Zlatan will know that the Swedish striker hates Pep Guardiola. Like, he really hates him...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 7,241 reads 7 comments