1. Paul Pogba Sets Up Olivier Giroud for France with Gorgeous Assist

    Think Paul Pogba is ready for the European Championship on home soil? This outlandish dribble during France's friendly against Cameroon on Monday certainly suggests as much...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 20 hours ago 31,175 reads 6 comments

  2. Nikola Maksimovic Scores Hilarious Own Goal in Serbia's Friendly vs. Cyprus

    To be fair, Nikola Maksimovic's finish was wonderfully placed. And Serbia still defeated Cyprus 2-1 in their Wednesday friendly, ultimately sparing Maksimovic's blushes. The highlight, though...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 6 days ago 6,176 reads 2 comments

  3. Back Pages: Everton Want Ronald Koeman, Wenger Could Get New Contract

    Roberto Martinez is out at Everton —next up, Ronald Koeman? Everton sacked Martinez after three years at the helm on Thursday, and now they're turning their attention to the Dutchman, who has worked wonders with Southampton ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 19 days ago 3,139 reads 9 comments

  4. Trolls Predictably Hijack Jack Wilshere's Q&A Session

    Twitter Q&A sessions are essentially open invitations for Internet trolls to hijack well-intentioned tweets...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 20 days ago 8,229 reads 9 comments

  5. UK Back Pages: Manchester United Tell Jose Mourinho the Job Is His

    Leave it to Manchester United to take a bit of the spotlight off of Liverpool on a night when the Reds left Spain heartbroken...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 14,720 reads 31 comments

  6. UK Back Pages: Joe Hart Plays the Hero Role for Manchester City with Late Save

    Manchester City vs. Real Madrid hardly turned out to be the thrilling up-and-down UEFA Champions League tie most expected, with both sides possessing no shortage of firepower...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 6,545 reads 29 comments

  7. UK Back Pages: Tottenham's Title Hopes Go Up in Flames with West Brom Draw

    Tuesday's papers will make for dire reading for Tottenham fans. In spite of dominating their pivotal Premier League match at White Hart Lane, Spurs were forced to settle for a 1-1 ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 12,342 reads 31 comments

  8. Back Pages: FA Cup Triumphs May Not Save Louis van Gaal, Roberto Martinez

    When Manchester United and Everton clash in the FA Cup semi-finals on Saturday, it will be one of the more bizarre managerial duels...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 4,206 reads 9 comments

  9. UK Back Pages: Chelsea Plot £90M Swoop for Everton's Romelu Lukaku, John Stones

    Manager Antonio Conte's rebuilding project with Chelsea may begin in Liverpool. That, at least, is according to a rumour in Star Sport claiming the Blues will conduct a staggering ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 6,430 reads 27 comments

  10. UK Back Pages: England Boss Roy Hodgson Rushes to the Defence of Jamie Vardy

    On a day when Liverpool ran rampant in the Merseyside derby and Manchester United inched closer to a top-four spot, it's still Jamie Vardy 's weekend antics drawing the headlines...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 4,395 reads 9 comments

  11. UK Back Pages: Newcastle Are 'Robbed' by Sergio Aguero's Manchester City Goal

    There were varying moods at St. James' Park as Newcastle fought back to earn a point against Manchester City. On one hand, relegation-fighting Newcastle took a point from a team fighting to stay in the top four...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 2,583 reads 3 comments

  12. UK Back Pages: Thiago Silva Urges Zlatan Ibrahimovic to Snub Premier League

    Thiago Silva isn't impressed by the Premier League, it seems. That or he really wants Zlatan Ibrahimovic to stay at Paris Saint-Germain. But it's probably a combination of the two...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 3,060 reads 14 comments

  13. Leicester City's Jamie Vardy Is Our Premier League Man of the Weekend

    Jamie Vardy is riding high at the moment. The Leicester City frontman struck twice for the Foxes on Sunday as they left Sunderland with a 2-0 win to extend their lead ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 892 reads 3 comments

  14. UK Back Pages: Leicester City Confident of Run-In, Chelsea Won't Sell Costa

    Saturday's Grand National makes for some interesting fodder, as the Premier League title chase heats up again this weekend...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 3,897 reads 17 comments

  15. Zlatan Ibrahimovic Wants to Make 1 to 10 'Rambo'-Like Movies About Himself

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic 's post-footballing career is sure to be a fascinating one. The Sweden and PSG star has said a lot of ambitious things in his day, and now he's joked that he should be the subject of a 10-film series about him...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 3,149 reads 7 comments

  16. Malaysian Couple Have Full-Fledged Arsenal-Themed Wedding

    There are those who love their spouses, there are people who love their football teams and there are people who love both. And then there are people who really love their football teams...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 6,857 reads 13 comments

  17. UK Back Pages: Chelsea Want Romelu Lukaku Back, Could Let Diego Costa Leave

    Antonio Conte was (finally) appointed as Chelsea manager on Monday, and much of the Chelsea speculation now turns to seemingly unsettled Diego Costa...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 5,227 reads 12 comments

  18. Leicester City's Christian Fuchs Wants to Play in the NFL When He Retires

    With the fairytale season Leicester City have had, why shouldn't Christian Fuchs be fully confident that he can pull off the improbable? The Foxes moved seven points clear atop ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 9,308 reads 12 comments

  19. UK Back Pages: Arsenal's Jack Wilshere Caught Up in Nightclub Controversy

    It was a very good weekend for Leicester City. Less so for Arsenal's Jack Wilshere . Leicester City saw away Southampton 1-0 in a tight contest to move seven points clear atop the Premier League after Spurs were held to a 1-1 draw at Liverpool...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 8,398 reads 30 comments

  20. Barcelona, Atletico Madrid Will Wear Away Kits at Home in Champions League Clash

    It will be a very strange sight when Barcelona and Atletico Madrid do battle in the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 20,245 reads 54 comments

  21. UK Back Pages: Ronald Koeman Says Leicester City Should Be 'Afraid'

    The football focus in England finally returns to the Premier League, as the title race resumes Saturday after the international break...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 8,077 reads 2 comments

  22. Leicester City Manager Claudio Ranieri Gets a Sausage Named After Him

    Oh, how things have changed for Claudio Ranieri . In late 2014, the Italian was sacked by Greece after an embarrassing home defeat in European qualifying to the Faroe Islands...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 3,329 reads 3 comments

  23. PSG Star Angel Di Maria Rips Manchester United, Former Boss Louis van Gaal

    Angel Di Maria's Paris Saint-Germain easily conquered Ligue 1 by early March and are still in contention in the UEFA Champions League, but the mercurial Argentinian still hasn't gotten over his forgettable year at Old Trafford ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 17,552 reads 61 comments

  24. India Captain MS Dhoni Summons Journalist to Squash Retirement Question

    India may have crashed out of the World Twenty20 on Friday thanks to a stunning comeback from the West Indies, but captain MS Dhoni was still in good spirits in the aftermath...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 2 months ago 1,100 reads 0 comments

  25. UK Back Pages: Sir Alex Ferguson Fires Warning Shot to Incoming Pep Guardiola

    It won't be smooth sailing for Pep Guardiola once he lands in the Premier League, at least according to Sir Alex Ferguson...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 2 months ago 7,624 reads 10 comments