1. Manchester City vs. Newcastle: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Etihad Stadium, Premier League Manchester City 5-0 Newcastle United (FT) Sergio Aguero penalty 1', Samir Nasri 11', Edin Dzeko 22', David Silva 51' 52'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 10,567 reads 39 comments

  2. Barcelona vs. Malaga: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga

    Camp Nou, La Liga Barcelona 0-1 Malaga (FT) Juanmi 7' Lineups: FCB—Bravo; Alves, Pique, Mathieu, Alba; Sergio, Iniesta, Rafinha; Neymar, Suarez, Messi...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 32,171 reads 219 comments

  3. Luis Figo FIFA President Bid Will Have Mixed Appeal on World Cup Expansion Plans

    The first major plans of Luis Figo, running for FIFA president, were unveiled on Thursday, as the former World Player of the Year argued his case to take over as leader of the world of football...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 3,141 reads 13 comments

  4. Storylines to Follow in La Liga This Weekend: Expect Cristiano Ronaldo to Return

    La Liga returns at the weekend after a spate of midweek European games, with Spain's top flight looking increasingly exciting in all major areas of the table...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 6,557 reads 24 comments

  5. 10 Players to Watch in World Football This Weekend of Feb. 20-23

    With the the return of European competition, a packed midweek of action in the world of football has been exciting and intriguing to watch, but the weekend will soon roll around once more, bringing with it domestic delirium and the focus of points...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 11,323 reads 34 comments

  6. Chelsea Must Follow Condemnation with Direct Action on Metro Racism

    The aftermath of Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain's UEFA Champions League clash on Tuesday night focused on just one story, and it wasn't even from the field of play...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 16,069 reads 107 comments

  7. Hot Seat Watch for World Football Players, Coaches After Weekend of Feb. 14-15

    The return of our hot seat watch sees some regular faces joined by some new ones, as we cast our eyes over the world of football and those who have attracted unwanted headlines or results of late...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 23,832 reads 12 comments

  8. La Liga Player Rankings After Game Week 23, February 13-16

    Gameweek 23 of La Liga looks as though it could turn out to be a pivotal one, at both ends of the table, after some exciting matches and telling results, including defeats for Atletico ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 8,599 reads 37 comments

  9. Arsenal Selling Santi Cazorla to Atletico Madrid in Summer Makes Sense for All

    There are still more than three months until the end of the season, when football teams around the globe will look to restructure for their next campaign. But whisperings of potential transfer deals are already hitting the headlines...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 23,878 reads 80 comments

  10. Stan Collymore Closer to Truth Than Roy Hodgson over Wayne Rooney FA Cup 'Dive'

    Manchester United produced a 3-1 win over Preston North End in the FA Cup fifth round on Monday night, setting up a quarter-final tie against Arsenal as they seek to win silverware this term...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 22,272 reads 154 comments

  11. La Liga Team of the Week: Another Messi Hat-Trick, Real Madrid Back on Track

    Gameweek 23 in La Liga was a fantastic one to watch—and could also prove to be a pivotal one in the course of the season, as gaps developed in the title race, the top-four chase and at the bottom in the relegation battle...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 9,353 reads 77 comments

  12. David Luiz, Eden Hazard Made Contrasting but Correct Choices on Chelsea Careers

    As the UEFA Champions League gets ready to kick into gear once more, attention will turn to the biggest and most intriguing of the last-16 clashes — chief amongst them Manchester City vs...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 8,999 reads 12 comments

  13. La Liga Winners and Losers: Barcelona Go 11 in a Row, Atletico Madrid Slip Up

    La Liga's most recent game week, 23, brought a number of important victories for teams in all stages of the league table—and a few shock results too...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 13,404 reads 57 comments

  14. Top 10 Performances from Around the World for Weekend of Feb. 13-15

    Welcome to another Monday morning round-up of the weekend's football action, where we take a global look at the events of the past few days and pick out the biggest results and best performances from all the major leagues and competitions...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 months ago 17,035 reads 60 comments

  15. Storylines to Follow in La Liga This Weekend of Feb. 13-16

    La Liga continues to have plenty of excitement surrounding its matches as it moves toward the final three months of the season...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 8,911 reads 24 comments

  16. Louis Van Gaal Deserves Credit Not Ridicule over Tactical Explanation

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal drew scorn and jokes on social media and in conversation on Tuesday, when his pre-game press conference saw him refute suggestions of long-ball playing with a four-page analysis of the game...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 10,141 reads 43 comments

  17. Hot Seat Watch for World Football Players, Coaches After Weekend Feb. 7-8

    Another week of matches has helped some sides take another step toward their seasonal objectives, but others have suffered another setback with a poor result, a poor performance or have generally seen bad press come their way...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 11,275 reads 19 comments

  18. La Liga Player Rankings After Gameweek 22, Feb. 6-9

    The latest game week in La Liga produced a huge result at the top as Atletico Madrid defeated Real Madrid 4-0, while Barcelona also picked up another big victory...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 6,165 reads 47 comments

  19. Can Daniel Sturridge and Harry Kane Be the Perfect Attack for England's Future?

    Tuesday night sees two Champions League sides face off in the Premier League, with Tottenham Hotspur travelling to Liverpool ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 8,266 reads 85 comments

  20. La Liga Team of the Week: Atletico Destroys Real Madrid, Messi Dismantles Bilbao

    Gameweek 22 in La Liga has provided us with another batch of excellent performances and results to look at, both on the team and individual level. The most dominant team performance was Atletico Madrid's thumping 4-0 win over Real Madrid...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 8,036 reads 36 comments

  21. Gareth Bale Deserving of Latest Critics but Real Madrid Team-Mates at Fault Too

    As the dust settled on Real Madrid 's shocking 4-0 defeat at city rivals Atletico Madrid in La Liga on Saturday, the media surrounding arguably the world's biggest club did not ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 14,799 reads 159 comments

  22. La Liga Winners and Losers: Atletico Madrid Blow Away Real, Blow Open Title Race

    Gameweek 22 in Spain's top flight had plenty of incidents, goals and memorable matches, none more so than the explosive Madrid derby, as two of the top three met at the Vicente Calderon...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 8,469 reads 28 comments

  23. Top 10 Performances from Around the World for Weekend of Feb. 6-8

    The weekend saw a whole load of terrific matches and performances in the world of football, from the Africa Cup of Nations' closing stages to major fixtures in some of the game's top domestic leagues...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 16,294 reads 65 comments

  24. Atletico Madrid vs. Real Madrid: Derby Winners and Losers from La Liga

    An extraordinary Madrid derby took place in La Liga on Saturday afternoon, with Atletico dishing out a 4-0 hammering to city rivals Real. Despite injuries on both sides, each manager fielded strong lineups...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 18,185 reads 278 comments

  25. Tottenham Hotspur vs. Arsenal: Winners and Losers from North London Derby

    Tottenham Hotspur came from behind to defeat Arsenal , 2-1, in the north London derby in the Premier League on Saturday...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 18,544 reads 101 comments