1. Adidas Releases Lionel Messi Ballon d'Or Tribute Video

    Moments after Lionel Messi picked up his fifth Ballon d'Or award, his sponsor Adidas revealed a brand-new tribute video...

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  2. Twitter Reacts to the Ballon d'Or Voting Breakdown

    Shortly after Lionel Messi won his fifth Ballon d'Or , FIFA released a full breakdown of the voting data to the masses...

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  3. Twitter Reacts as Lionel Messi Wins His 5th Ballon D'Or

    It's official: Lionel Messi is your reigning Ballon d'Or winner. The diminutive Argentinean picked up the prized gong for the fifth time on Monday night, beating out ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 6 months ago 22,844 reads 39 comments

  4. Mario Balotelli Accused of Urinating on His Team-Mates' Boots at Inter Milan

    Mario Balotelli has a long and storied history of off-the-field hijinks . Now, we may have to add another tale to his legend of unprofessionalism ...

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  5. Fan Crowd Surfs onto Ballon d'Or Red Carpet as Cristiano Ronaldo Arrives

    One of the best moments on the 2015 Ballon d'Or ceremony might have happened before the event actually kicked off. As Cristiano Ronaldo walked the red carpet, a fan attempted to gain access to the VIP area via the medium of crowd surfing.

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  6. Twitter Reacts to the FIFA FIFPro World XI 2015

    The FIFPro World XI typically inspires feverish debate among fans—and the 2015 edition is no exception...

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  7. Lionel Messi Signs a Bayern Munich Shirt on Ballon d'Or Red Carpet

    Even before the Ballon d'Or ceremony started, Lionel Messi provided the world with two major shocks. Firstly, he eschewed his typical fashion choices to wear a very normal-looking dinner jacket...

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  8. Paul Pogba Performs 'Dab' Celebration with Edgar Davids

    Paul Pogba dabbed his way to victory during Juventus ' 2-1 win at Sampdoria on Sunday, and now he has brought his favourite celebration to Switzerland...

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  9. Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    Paul Pogba bagged his fourth goal of the 2015-16 Serie A campaign on Sunday during Juventus' 2-1 win over Sampdoria. As one may expect from the Frenchman, it was a beauty...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 8,341 reads 7 comments

  10. Paris Saint-Germain Consider Dropping Phil Collins Entrance Music

    It appears that Paris Saint-Germain might have had their fill of Phil. For more than 20 years, the reigning Ligue 1 champions have come onto the pitch at the Parc des Princes to the sound of "Who Said I Would?" by Phil Collins...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 4,149 reads 3 comments

  11. Paul Pogba Scores Brilliant Volley Against Sampdoria, Celebrates with 'Dab'

    Paul Pogba's golazo highlight reel needs to be updated. The French midfielder broke the deadlock in Juventus ' Serie A clash with Sampdoria when he collected Leonardo ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 19,976 reads 24 comments

  12. Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo Battle It Out in 'Rocky' Homage

    On Monday evening, we will find out the identity of our Ballon d'Or winner . Neymar is certainly in the running, but the common consensus is that Cristiano Ronaldo will be going a proverbial 15 rounds with his old foe Lionel Messi ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 14,222 reads 102 comments

  13. Ballon d'Or 2015 Award Ceremony: As It Will Happen (Maybe)

    On Monday evening, football fans all over the world will focus their attention on an event that is only tangentially related to the joyous act of watching world class football: the 2015 Ballon d'Or ceremony...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 28,887 reads 162 comments

  14. Emile Heskey Tips Liverpool to Win in Tottenham's FA Cup Clash with Leicester

    Emile Heskey lent his expertise to the BBC for their coverage of Tottenham's third-round FA Cup clash with Leicester on Sunday...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 7,593 reads 16 comments

  15. Dejan Lovren Believes Liverpool Fans Regret Their Initial Opinions About Him

    Dejan Lovren initially struggled when he made his £20 million move from Southampton to Liverpool ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 9,495 reads 42 comments

  16. Robert Lewandowski Scores Outrageous Goal in Bayern Munich Training

    Robert Lewandowski scored 15 goals in the first half of the Bundesliga season—and it appears that the Bayern Munich striker is having no problem finding the net during the German champions' winter training break in Qatar...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 7,847 reads 5 comments

  17. USMNT Star Alejandro Bedoya Slide Tackles His Girlfriend

    Alejandro Bedoya's girlfriend Beatrice Hilland is a former footballer who currently works as the Swedish team's physiotherapist. Apparently, the couple take their kickabouts very seriously...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 18,638 reads 12 comments

  18. UK Back Pages: Messi to Manchester City, Allardyce Attacks Klopp Again

    Many of Thursday morning's back pages report on Everton's dramatic League Cup semi-final victory over Manchester City, but the Sun leads with a potentially huge transfer story...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 12,946 reads 26 comments

  19. 'Football Manager' Director Offers Harry Kane Apology for Underestimating Him

    Few could have predicted Harry Kane 's incredible breakout 2014-15 campaign—even those whose job it is to predict such things...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 15,031 reads 7 comments

  20. How Twitter Reacted to Everton's League Cup Victory over Manchester City

    Everton went into Wednesday evening's League Cup semi-final first leg knowing they had failed to beat opponents Manchester City in their last five attempts...

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  21. Lorenzo Insigne Scores Fantastic Lob Volley for Napoli Against Torino

    Napoli 's chances of becoming Scudetto contenders were helped on Wednesday night when Lorenzo Insigne scored a wonderful golazo...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 7 months ago 4,544 reads 6 comments

  22. Barcelona vs. Espanyol: Goals, Highlights from Copa Del Rey Match

    For the second time in four days, Barcelona faced off against city rivals Espanyol on Wednesday. The league edition of the fixture ended goalless, but the Copa del Rey ...

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  23. 10 January Transfer Rumours That Will Almost Definitely Not Happen

    Thus far, the January transfer window has been dominated by stories from the managerial merry-go-round. However, as February approaches, the back pages will be filled with more and ...

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  24. Petr Cech Spotted on Busy Rush-Hour Train

    Petr Cech : world-class goalkeeper, competent drummer and rider of commuter trains. The Arsenal goalkeeper—who earns in the region of £100,000 per week—was recently spotted on a busy South West Trains service...

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  25. UK Back Pages: Pep Guardiola's English Ambition, Man Utd's Bale Bid

    Wednesday morning's back pages focus primarily on Pep Guardiola 's confirmation that he wishes to coach in England next season...

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