1. La Liga Winners and Losers from Game Week 20, January 24-26

    Into the second half of the 2014-15 La Liga campaign in Spain, another full game week in the top flight brought the usual glut of goals and glorious performances—but also a host of exciting matches, unexpected scenes and late changes of fortune...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 8,198 reads 48 comments

  2. Top 10 Performances from Around the World After Weekend of Jan. 23-25

    Another fantastic weekend of world football action came to a close on Sunday night with big games in Italy and Spain, but even before then we had seen our fill of surprising results, ...

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  3. 5 Biggest Blunders in World Football This Weekend of Jan. 24-25

    Our regular blunders feature is back this weekend, as we take in some of the biggest mistakes, errors and moments of madness around the game over the past couple of days...

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  4. Eric Cantona and 20 Crazy Red Cards in World Football History

    Sunday marks the anniversary of a moment that many in football would rather forget and others argue over the rights or wrongs of the situation: Eric Cantona's red card and subsequent kung-fu kick attack on a Crystal Palace supporter...

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  5. Elche vs. Barcelona: Winners and Losers from La Liga Game

    Barcelona survived a tough opening period of the match to run out more-than-comfortable winners at Elche in La Liga on Saturday, eventually crushing their opponents 6-0...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 15,080 reads 111 comments

  6. Cordoba vs. Real Madrid: Winners and Losers from La Liga Game

    Real Madrid left it late but eventually overcame a determined Cordoba team by a 2-1 scoreline in La Liga on Saturday. The game had incidents throughout, starting in the second minute when Sergio Ramos handled inside the area...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 5,162 reads 6 comments

  7. Elche vs. Barcelona: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga Game

    Estadio Manuel Martinez Valero, La Liga Elche 0-6 Barcelona (FT) Gerard Pique 35', Lionel Messi pen 55', 87' Neymar 68' 71', Pedro 90'. Sent-off: Faycal Fajr (ELC)...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 25,332 reads 183 comments

  8. Cordoba vs. Real Madrid: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga Game

    Estadio Nuevo Arcangel, La Liga Cordoba 1-2 Real Madrid (FT) Nabil Ghilas pen 2', Karim Benzema 27', Gareth Bale pen 87'. Sent-off: Cristiano Ronaldo (RMA), Fede Cartabia (COR)...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 20,052 reads 140 comments

  9. Players to Watch in World Football This Weekend of Jan. 23-26

    The weekend is fast approaching once more, and a whole host of matches at both club and country level await viewers' adoring and anxious gazes...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 53,376 reads 25 comments

  10. World Football Winners and Losers from Latest Deloitte Rich List Money League

    Each year, finance company Deloitte publishes a world football rich list — or a Money League, as it terms the list — ranking the biggest clubs in the game by the revenue they generated over the previous season...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 22,674 reads 43 comments

  11. 6 Storylines to Follow in La Liga for Weekend of January 23-26

    As we have crossed the halfway point in La Liga for the 2014-15 season, clubs are now officially heading toward the home straight, where objectives and aims for the campaign can be realised—or missed...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 1,786 reads 5 comments

  12. Why Lyon Forward Alexandre Lacazette Is Transfer Target for Europe's Top Clubs

    The January transfer window might not have seen too many big deals between Europe's top clubs just yet, but things could yet pick up in the final week, if media reports are to be believed...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 9,195 reads 45 comments

  13. La Liga Player Rankings After Game Week 19, January, 16-18

    Welcome back to our latest edition of La Liga's player rankings, as we update our standings following the latest round of top flight games in Spain—which marked the halfway point of the 2014-15 season...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 16,668 reads 80 comments

  14. Hot Seat Watch for World Football Players, Coaches After Weekend of Jan. 17-18

    After another weekend of intense action in the football world, we have our usual run-down of the underachievers and the under-pressure individuals to get through, both those in the dugout and those on the pitch...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 3,042 reads 2 comments

  15. Italian Legend Gennaro Gattuso Hopes Scotland Stint Can Boost Managerial Profile

    One of the most recognisable sights in European football in the 2000s was Italian midfield general Gennaro Gattuso sprinting, snarling and shouting his way into challenges and referees' notebooks...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 5,955 reads 2 comments

  16. La Liga Team of the Week: Lionel Messi Hat-Trick Secures a Spot

    La Liga is now halfway through the 2014-15 season after the weekend's matches saw almost every side reach the 19 tally—just Real Madrid and Sevilla have a game in hand...

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  17. Daniel Sturridge Can Fit into Liverpool's 3-4-3 Alongside Other Key Attackers

    Daniel Sturridge is back from his rehab work in America and, now in the final stages of recovering from his long injury lay-off, is expected to make an appearance for Liverpool some time in January...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 16,328 reads 11 comments

  18. Bigger Clubs Who Might Be Tempted by Bojan Krkic's Return to Form

    One of the more eyebrow-raising transfers of the summer window was that of Stoke City signing former Barcelona prodigy Bojan Krkic , with the one-cap starlet falling severely off the radar after failed spells at Roma, AC Milan and Ajax...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 10,451 reads 14 comments

  19. Top 10 Performances from Around the World After Weekend of Jan. 16-18

    Another weekend of top-level football action has come and gone, with a number of quality performances yielding big, impressive or unexpected results in the various competitions taking place...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 24,128 reads 27 comments

  20. La Liga Winners and Losers from Week 19: Another Lionel Messi Hat-Trick

    Now officially halfway through the season, the state of play in La Liga makes for exciting reading, with the competition wide open on all fronts: title chase, European spots and relegation battle...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 12,966 reads 32 comments

  21. Ranking Every Season of Steven Gerrard's Liverpool Career

    Steven Gerrard is playing out the final months of his long Liverpool career in 2014-15 before he heads to MLS to play for LA Galaxy...

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  22. 5 Biggest Blunders in World Football This Weekend of Jan. 17-18

    Welcome back to our weekly list that nobody wants to feature on: the biggest blunders of the weekend, this time taking on a bit of a theme. Sometimes, we've focused on same-league players; others, only goalkeepers or striker misses...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 12,836 reads 20 comments

  23. Aston Villa vs. Liverpool: Winners and Losers from Premier League Game

    Liverpool beat Aston Villa 2-0 at Villa Park in the Premier League on Saturday, gaining a measure of revenge for the Anfield defeat earlier in the season and pushing themselves another step closer to the top four in the process...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 8,371 reads 25 comments

  24. Aston Villa vs. Liverpool: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Villa Park, Premier League Aston Villa 0-2 Liverpool (FT) Fabio Borini 24', Rickie Lambert 79'. Lineups: AST— Guzan, Hutton, Okore, Baker, Cissokho, Sanchez, Westwood, Delph, Cleverley, Agbonlahor, Benteke...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 11,479 reads 54 comments

  25. Jordan Henderson Must Own Centre of Liverpool Midfield as Steven Gerrard Departs

    As Steven Gerrard gears up for his final months in a Liverpool shirt, speculation has naturally arisen over who will take his place in the Reds side—not just as captain, ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 5,835 reads 31 comments