1. Porto Urge UEFA to Donate Proceeds from Ticket Sales to the Refugee Crisis

    Porto are joining the ranks of footballing clubs like Bayern Munich that are chipping in to aid the ongoing refugee crisis in Europe...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 8 hours ago 2,116 reads 26 comments

  2. Barcelona's Gerard Pique Wants to Take a Selfie with Barack Obama

    Gerard Pique is a man who truly has it all. He's won the World Cup, the European Championship, nearly every trophy there is to win with Barcelona, he's married to pop star Shakira and has two adorable children, Milan and Sasha...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 12 hours ago 10,643 reads 87 comments

  3. Cristiano Ronaldo Receives More Than $250,000 for Promotional Tweets

    When you're the most popular human on the planet on social networks, your 140 characters are of considerable worth. Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly makes considerably more than most people do in a year for any sponsored tweet he sends out...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 14 hours ago 48,639 reads 39 comments

  4. James Rodriguez, Colombia Meet with 17-Year-Old Fan with Thanatophoric Dysplasia

    Classy James Rodriguez and the Colombia national team gave 17-year-old Christopher Alvarez a memory of a lifetime...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 14 hours ago 6,031 reads 16 comments

  5. Lionel Messi Earns Top Spot as EA Sports Reveal Top 50 Rankings for 'FIFA 16'

    EA Sports ramped up the anticipation for the release of FIFA 16 on Friday, when they revealed their top 50 players for the new game...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 16 hours ago 47,190 reads 242 comments

  6. Shinji Kagawa Has a Shocking Miss for Japan in Qualifier Against Cambodia

    Hug the woodwork for as long as you need, Shinji Kagawa , that was a miss for the ages. Not only did the Japanese star fail to find the back of the net mere feet in front of an open goal— he passed it directly to Cambodia's goalkeeper ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 17 hours ago 15,307 reads 24 comments

  7. UK Back Pages: Paul Merson Hammers Arsene Wenger over Danny Welbeck Injury

    Arsenal had no shortage of criticism after they were the only team in Europe's five major leagues to not sign an outfield player during the transfer window...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 day ago 19,892 reads 47 comments

  8. Gareth Bale Scores a Powerful Winner as Wales Beat Cyprus

    Wales are on the brink of their first major championship appearance since 1958. Naturally, it was their superstar winger Gareth Bale who led the charge for Wales...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 day ago 12,522 reads 58 comments

  9. Kevin De Bruyne Scores from Distance for Belgium Against Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Manchester City money well spent? If Kevin De Bruyne 's first competitive game since his big-money switch back to the Premier League is any indication, then yes...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 day ago 19,149 reads 41 comments

  10. Mario Balotelli Scores 3 Minutes into His Return to AC Milan

    It's too soon to start the " Mario Balotelli is back" bandwagon, but based on the first three minutes of his second AC Milan debut, he's off to a stellar start...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 day ago 57,259 reads 109 comments

  11. Houston Dynamo Academy Players Are Left in Awe After Training with Lionel Messi

    When you get a chance to meet the legendary Lionel Messi , you best not miss. A group of Houston Dynamo ( MLS ) academy players were given an incredible opportunity ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 2 days ago 34,563 reads 63 comments

  12. UK Back Pages: Gareth Bale to Man United Will Never Happen over De Gea Saga

    Well, at least those Gareth Bale -to-Manchester United rumours may finally go away. In the aftermath of David De Gea 's failed move to Real Madrid and the ensuing war of words ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 2 days ago 18,954 reads 104 comments

  13. Gareth Bale Scores from a Wild Angle in Training with the Outside of His Boot

    Gareth Bale is riding high. He left for international duty after scoring a stunning brace for Real Madrid , while his Welsh squad are on the way to qualifying for their first major tournament since 1958...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 95,141 reads 43 comments

  14. Manchester United Fan Is Berated for Thinking He Needs a Passport to Enter Wales

    On one hand, you have to respect this fan for basking in his humiliation and proudly displaying his passport. On the other, this Manchester United fan really did think he needed to bring his passport in order to enter Wales from England...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 16,048 reads 19 comments

  15. Zlatan Ibrahimovic Hits a Stunning Goal in Sweden Training

    Is the net OK? Sweden and Paris Saint-Germain superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic is off on international duty, and he's showing in training that he doesn't take the break from club football lightly...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 46,143 reads 13 comments

  16. Sergio Busquets Has an Odd Way of Putting Why He Enjoys Football More Than Sex

    Either Sergio Busquets really, really enjoys winning football matches, or he's hinted a bit at his life away from the pitch. We tend to think it's overwhelmingly the former more than the latter...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 19,172 reads 3 comments

  17. Swedish Defender Helen Eke Endures an Own Goal of Epic Proportions

    Sometimes there just isn't enough ponytail to grip at after a horrific blunder. This is one of those instances. Defender Helen Eke endured a nightmarish series of events, unfortunately directly in front of her own goal...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 28,009 reads 18 comments

  18. UK Back Pages: Man United, Real Madrid Go to War, Saido Berahino Goes on Strike

    There's a lot of speak of "war" in Wednesday's tabloids, as Manchester United and Real Madrid entered a war of words over the fallout of the David De Gea transfer and Saido Berahino ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 16,976 reads 122 comments

  19. Chelsea Have a Staggering 33 Players Loaned Out

    It was a relatively uneventful deadline day in the Premier League, as most of the fireworks came late Monday night, when David De Gea's move to Real Madrid fell through...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 28,190 reads 72 comments

  20. Real Madrid Promised to Pay David De Gea €10 Million If They Didn't Sign Him

    David De Gea may be heartbroken that his desired move to Real Madrid collapsed under head-scratching circumstances, but at least he may get a minor consolation prize for staying at Manchester United ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 days ago 36,734 reads 108 comments

  21. Drake Takes a Shot on Goal, Instead Takes Out a Light Fixture, Celebrates

    If not for the delayed celebration, you'd almost think Drake had every intention of taking out a light fixture with his pinpoint accuracy. Instead, he's just accidentally almost brilliant with a football at his feet...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 days ago 74,817 reads 100 comments

  22. 1st Look: Anthony Martial in a Full Manchester United Kit

    Talented Frenchman Anthony Martial joined Manchester United in the final hour of deadline day on Tuesday...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 days ago 17,542 reads 45 comments

  23. Twitter Reacts as David De Gea's Move to Real Madrid Collapses over Paperwork

    In one of the more bizarre transfer-window sagas in recent memory, Spain's transfer window slammed shut without an announcement of David De Gea 's official signing with Real Madrid ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 days ago 106,338 reads 326 comments

  24. Monaco vs. Paris Saint-Germain: Goals, Highlights from Ligue 1 Match

    Edinson Cavani struck for Paris Saint-Germain in the 57th minute to give the Parisians a second-half lead against Monaco in Sunday's Ligue 1 clash...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 6 days ago 5,311 reads 7 comments

  25. Cristiano Ronaldo Is Buying a £20,000 Wax Figure of Himself for His House

    Cristiano Ronaldo likes the existing wax version of himself so much that he's forking out another £20,000 to have himself replicated in wax form for display in his house...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 6 days ago 34,018 reads 117 comments