1. UK Back Pages: Fresh Raheem Sterling Real Madrid Rumour, Wilshere Apologises

    Silly season is fully underway, as a handful of wild rumours are surfacing linking players all over the globe...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 18 hours ago 29,122 reads 137 comments

  2. Samir Nasri on FIFA Corruption Scandal: Everyone Knew FIFA Is Corrupt

    Never one who is at a loss for words, Manchester City star Samir Nasri has chimed in on the FIFA corruption scandal...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 18 hours ago 3,728 reads 15 comments

  3. Arsenal's FA Cup Final Victory over Aston Villa Re-Created in Lego

    Arsenal fans who have been reliving the club's FA Cup triumph against Aston Villa on Saturday repeatedly can now do so without tiring of the same angles over and over again...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 19 hours ago 4,614 reads 6 comments

  4. Newcastle Release Cancer-Beater Jonas Gutierrez on Team-Mate's Phone

    Jonas Gutierrez 's goal for Newcastle on Survival Sunday made for a rare feel-good story at the club after they endured a downright miserable run in 2015 and barely fought off relegation...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 21 hours ago 10,304 reads 26 comments

  5. Lionel Messi Thinks Barcelona Team-Mates Luis Suarez, Neymar Can Be World's Best

    The Lionel Messi - Luis Suarez -Neymar trio has turned into an unstoppable attacking force as Barcelona have their sights set on a treble...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 23 hours ago 13,387 reads 78 comments

  6. Nigeria Score Brilliant Goal in Under-20 World Cup After Nasty Rabona Pass

    The kids are going to be just fine. Musa Yahaya set up Nigeria's equaliser against Brazil in the Under-20 World Cup on Sunday with the flare of someone seasoned for the audacious...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 day ago 9,120 reads 4 comments

  7. UK Back Pages: FIFA President-Elect Sepp Blatter Ridiculed

    On Friday, it was confirmed that under-fire Sepp Blatter would be in office for an additional four years, fending off Prince Ali bin al -Hussein in the FIFA election in Zurich...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 days ago 12,285 reads 60 comments

  8. Wojciech Szczesny Hammers His Father's 'Idiotic' Comments About Arsenal

    Parents, they say the darndest things. That's what Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny is surely thinking on the eve of the Gunners' second consecutive FA Cup final appearance...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 days ago 10,617 reads 37 comments

  9. Liverpool Striker Daniel Sturridge Goes Full Bob Marley, Sings 'One Love'

    Rehabilitating Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has reminded everyone of his singing prowess. The Englishman is also of Jamaican descent, and he paid tribute to legendary ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 days ago 9,793 reads 11 comments

  10. UK Back Pages: Media Calls for Defiant Sepp Blatter's Ousting as FIFA President

    Sepp Blatter spoke on Thursday briefly at the FIFA congress but said little. On Friday, the congress will vote on the FIFA presidential election between under-fire, but heavily favoured, Blatter and Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 5 days ago 11,936 reads 51 comments

  11. Arsenal Fan Lands FA Cup Final Tickets That Fell from Space

    A 19-year-old Arsenal fan will attend the FA Cup final because his tickets fell into his lap from the sky. So, they didn't actually land on George Lamb's lap—his grandmother found them while taking her dog for a walk...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 5 days ago 6,853 reads 20 comments

  12. Ryota Nagaki Scores a Tremendous Free-Kick Goal for Shonan Bellmare in J-League

    What a hit, Ryota Nagaki ! The Shonan Bellmare midfielder scored a tremendous free-kick goal in the J-League that was eerily reminiscent of a Cristiano Ronaldo free-kick...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 5 days ago 1,965 reads 2 comments

  13. Journalist in Thailand Asks Chelsea's Jose Mourinho a Question in Mourinho Mask

    They must really love Chelsea in Bangkok. The reigning Premier League champions are visiting Thailand to take on the Thailand All-Stars on Saturday and were greeted as they arrived on Thursday...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 5 days ago 8,712 reads 7 comments

  14. Russian Television Makes Thoughts Clear on American Involvement with FIFA

    The Russian government have made no secret that they're not OK with the United States' involvement in the recent FIFA corruption scandal...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 5 days ago 8,064 reads 28 comments

  15. March 2014 'Simpsons' Episode Foreshadows FIFA Corruption Scandal

    The words "FIFA" and "corruption" have been linked to each other for years now, but it wasn't until Wednesday's massive probe that the law could link them side-by-side in a large and public scale...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 5 days ago 89,325 reads 96 comments

  16. UK Back Pages: Sepp Blatter, FIFA Pummelled over Corruption Probe

    Thursday's back pages are grim reading for anyone who's involved with FIFA . Or any football fan, really...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 6 days ago 3,439 reads 6 comments

  17. Joe Hart Shrieks at Batting-Practice Ball While Visiting Toronto Blue Jays

    Joe Hart : a very good goalkeeper accustomed to footballs hit toward him at very fast speeds. Joe Hart: not at all accustomed to baseballs hit toward him at very fast speeds, if his scream of terror here is any indication...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 6 days ago 22,724 reads 12 comments

  18. Dnipro vs. Sevilla: Goals, Highlights from Europa League Final

    Dnipro took a shock lead in the Europa League final against holders Sevilla , as Nikola Kalinic headed home a goal after just seven minutes...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 6 days ago 14,116 reads 27 comments

  19. Al Hilal Unveil Incredible Mortal Kombat-Themed Tifo in Asian Champions Legue

    Al Hilal embraced a timeless arcade game to create one of the better tifos in recent memory. During the Saudi Arabian side's Asian Champions League match against Persepolis ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 6 days ago 8,348 reads 9 comments

  20. UK Back Pages: Manchester United Want Karim Benzema, Liverpool Target Benteke

    Is Karim Benzema the answer at Manchester United? According to a rumour in Sun Sport, Louis van Gaal is hoping to lure the Real Madrid hitman to Old Trafford...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 7 days ago 16,589 reads 61 comments

  21. Jose Mourinho Rips Chelsea's Premier League Rivals at Blues Awards Dinner

    Jose Mourinho has never been at a loss for words. So of course with the Portuguese manager speaking at the Chelsea Player of the Year awards on Tuesday night flanked by the ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 7 days ago 42,075 reads 159 comments

  22. Zlatan Ibrahimovic Asked His Autobiographer 'Who the F--k Is David Beckham?'

    Leave it to Zlatan Ibrahimovic to claim ignorance of one of the most globally popular footballers on the planet. Scratch that, to claim ignorance of one of the most popular humans on the planet...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 7 days ago 35,462 reads 29 comments

  23. Louis van Gaal: English Stadiums so Bad He's Prepared on the Toilet

    When Louis van Gaal reflected upon his first year managing in English football, he also gave a new twist on the old Alex Ferguson-famed saying of "squeaky-bum time...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 7 days ago 20,687 reads 23 comments

  24. Arsenal Players Dance to Parody of 'Return of the Mack' in FA Cup Buildup

    A show of hands among any Arsenal fans who figured the week of FA Cup final buildup would include Per Mertesacker getting down to a "Return of the Mack"-like song. That's what we thought...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 7 days ago 44,025 reads 9 comments

  25. UK Back Pages: Under-Fire Brendan Rodgers Will Stay on at Liverpool

    Following Liverpool's miserable late-season run that was compounded by an embarrassing 6-1 Survival Sunday defeat at Stoke, much of the speculation surrounded Brendan Rodgers' fate at the club...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 8 days ago 15,336 reads 137 comments