1. UK Back Pages: Gareth Bale Again Linked with Lucrative Move to Manchester United

    It was only a matter of time before those Gareth Bale -to-Manchester United rumours resurfaced again. The Welshman again is being linked with a move back to the Premier League, ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 13 hours ago 27,140 reads 84 comments

  2. Tottenham Flop Roberto Soldado Scores a Beauty, Assists Two More for Villarreal

    Roberto Soldado 's still got it...at least when he plays in Spain. The Spaniard became a star with Valencia, so much so that Tottenham splashed out a club-record fee of £26 million to bring him to White Hart Lane in 2013...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 14 hours ago 7,374 reads 16 comments

  3. Arsenal, USMNT Prospect Gedion Zelalem Drawing Comparisons to Andrea Pirlo, Xavi

    Better start growing your beard, kid. Highly touted Arsenal and United States men's national team prospect Gedion Zelalem recently joined Scottish side Rangers on loan from Arsenal...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 15 hours ago 12,667 reads 37 comments

  4. Steven Gerrard Takes in a Taylor Swift Concert with His Daughters in Los Angeles

    Steven Gerrard is quickly taking to his new Hollywood lifestyle. The Liverpool legend, who in the past has revealed that he's a big fan of bands like Coldplay , Kings ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 19 hours ago 4,862 reads 6 comments

  5. UK Back Pages: John Stones Isn't for Sale, City Step Up Pursuit of De Bruyne

    Chelsea's longstanding pursuit of defender John Stones continues to dominate the conversation as we enter the final days of the transfer window. Manchester City's pursuit of Kevin De Bruyne is making waves too...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 day ago 19,279 reads 76 comments

  6. Borussia Dortmund vs. Odds Ballklubb: Goals, Highlights from Europa League Match

    Borussia Dortmund are well on their way to qualifying for the group stages of the Europa League after putting on a clinical offensive display against Odds Ballklubb at Signal Iduna Park on Thursday evening...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 day ago 14,878 reads 23 comments

  7. Lionel Messi Photobombs Cristiano Ronaldo at UEFA Champions League Draw

    In terms of the never-ending, oft-nauseating Cristiano Ronaldo vs. Lionel Messi debate, this image is far and away one of the more refreshing ones...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 day ago 34,918 reads 24 comments

  8. Back Pages: John Stones Ready to Force a Transfer from Everton to Chelsea

    With the transfer window's closure fast approaching, there will be no shortage of back-page mumblings before its conclusion...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 3 days ago 18,512 reads 57 comments

  9. Uruguayan Football Player Falls from Stretcher on Purpose to Waste Time

    Some players will go to great lengths in the interest of time-wasting. It takes a certain level of devious to feign injury once to kill off a few precious seconds...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 days ago 18,939 reads 5 comments

  10. Monaco vs. Valencia: Goals, Highlights from Champions League Match

    Valencia all but put an end to their Champions League play-off with Monaco, as Alvaro Negredo scored a neatly chipped goal in just the third minute to give the Spanish side a commanding aggregate advantage...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 days ago 12,349 reads 21 comments

  11. UK Back Pages: Chelsea Turn Their Attention to Massive Bid for Paul Pogba

    With Pedro now in hand, is Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho ready to continue his summer spending? If you believe the back-page rumblings, Mourinho i s about to make a huge splash...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 9 days ago 35,035 reads 225 comments

  12. Robin van Persie Scores 1st Fenerbahce Goal in 89th Minute of Europa Play-off

    Robin van Persie got off the mark for Fenerbahce , and did so when it mattered most. The Dutchman, fresh from his move from Manchester United to the Turkish giants, scored ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 9 days ago 19,607 reads 30 comments

  13. Odds BK vs. Borussia Dortmund: Goals, Highlights from Europa League Match

    Borussia Dortmund 's European campaign may be a short-lived one this season. The Bundesliga giants gave up three goals inside the first 22 minutes of their Europa League play-off in Norway against Odds BK...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 9 days ago 12,686 reads 40 comments

  14. Sadio Mane Tells a Young Southampton Fan He'll Stay at Southampton

    Great news, Southampton fans, Sadio Mane is staying at Southampton! That, at least, is according to Sadio Mane's pledge to a young fan...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 9 days ago 16,189 reads 65 comments

  15. UK Back Pages: Chelsea Hijack Manchester United's Move for Pedro

    Pedro had been a long-rumoured target of Manchester United, so naturally he was the talk of the footballing world as Chelsea swooped in to reportedly sign the Spaniard...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 9 days ago 28,077 reads 143 comments

  16. Cristiano Ronaldo Declares Cold Water Is Best During His Recovery Session

    Oh good, Cristiano Ronaldo 's human. Footage has surfaced of Ronaldo stepping into a cold ice bath as part of his recovery after Real Madrid defeated Galatasaray on Tuesday night...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 10 days ago 19,512 reads 69 comments

  17. Demba Ba Scores Incredible Acrobatic Goal in Chinese Cup Thriller

    OK, Chinese Cup, you've got our attention now. Shanghai Shenhua and Shanghai SIPG battled to a 3-3 draw on Wednesday, with Shenhua eventually winning a shootout 5-4. Entertaining stuff all round...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 10 days ago 7,454 reads 10 comments

  18. Sunderland's Shirt Sponsor Dafabet Has Them as Favourites to Be Relegated

    In terms of awkward shirt sponsor-club relations, this one has to be especially weird. Sunderland are (again) off to a miserable start in the Premier League and are Dafabet's ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 10 days ago 7,267 reads 7 comments

  19. Valencia vs. Monaco: Goals, Highlights from Champions League Play-off

    Valencia wasted little time jumping ahead of Monaco in their Champions League play-off on Wednesday evening. Rodrigo hit home from point-blank range to give the hosts a quick 1-0 advantage in the fourth minute...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 10 days ago 4,705 reads 13 comments

  20. UK Back Pages: Memphis Depay Hailed as Manchester United Top Club Brugge

    When you score two classy goals and assist another when you're new to Manchester United, you're going to be the toast of the press. Welcome to Old Trafford, Memphis Depay...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 10 days ago 19,227 reads 91 comments

  21. Chelsea Unveil Expected Benchwarmer Baba Rahman Behind a Bench

    A cryptic look into Baba Rahman 's future, Chelsea ? The Ghanaian arrived at Chelsea on Tuesday following his £21 million move to the club from Augsburg and was shown around the training ground...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 10 days ago 13,909 reads 47 comments

  22. Real Madrid vs. Galatasaray: Goals, Highlights from Friendly

    Wesley Sneijder scored a nicely taken goal to equalise as Galatasaray faced Real Madrid in a star-studded friendly on Tuesday night...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 11 days ago 13,329 reads 25 comments

  23. Manchester United vs. Club Brugge: Goals, Highlights from Champions League Match

    So much for a leisurely walk in the park in Manchester United 's Champions League play-off with Club Brugge...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 11 days ago 52,305 reads 99 comments

  24. 1st Look: Mateo Kovacic in a Real Madrid Shirt After Croat's Move from Inter

    Real Madrid confirmed the capture of Croatian midfield star Mateo Kovacic from Inter Milan on Tuesday ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 11 days ago 21,410 reads 71 comments

  25. UK Back Pages: Chelsea Step Up Pursuit of Everton's John Stones

    Now that Jose Mourinho and the Chelsea board saw their defence torn to shreds, it seems as though the defending Premier League champions will up their pursuit of Everton's John Stones...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 11 days ago 14,116 reads 79 comments