1. Tracking Performances of Real Madrid, Barcelona Stars After Weekend Nov. 22-23

    Another weekend has passed by in La Liga, with Barcelona and Real Madrid both picking up victories in their first match back in domestic action after the international break...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 hours ago 5,640 reads 99 comments

  2. Barcelona vs. Sevilla: Winners and Losers from La Liga Game

    Barcelona beat Sevilla 5-1 at the Camp Nou on Saturday evening to close the gap on leaders Real Madrid on a night which saw Lionel Messi break La Liga's goalscoring record. The No...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 day ago 16,156 reads 109 comments

  3. Manchester City vs. Swansea: Winners and Losers from Premier League Game

    Manchester City had to come from behind and work hard for an eventual 2-1 win over Swansea City in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 day ago 3,061 reads 7 comments

  4. Barcelona vs. Sevilla: Live Score, Highlights from La Liga Game

    Camp Nou, La Liga Barcelona 5-1 Sevilla (FT) Lionel Messi 20', Jordi Alba own goal 46', Neymar 48', Ivan Rakitic 62', Lionel Messi 72', Lionel Messi 77'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 day ago 15,741 reads 178 comments

  5. Manchester City vs. Swansea: Live Score, Highlights from Premier League Game

    Etihad Stadium, Premier League Manchester City 2-1 Swansea City (FT) Wilfried Bony 8', Stevan Jovetic 18', Yaya Toure 62'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 day ago 6,908 reads 18 comments

  6. Arsene Wenger Must Mastermind Arsenal Win over Man United to Relieve Pressure

    The big Premier League game of the weekend sees Arsenal host Manchester United , a fixture which at the turn of the century might have been billed as a titanic title tussle but ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 days ago 3,190 reads 9 comments

  7. New Deal for Veteran Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon Is No Juventus Gamble

    Juventus and Italy No. 1 goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is set to extend his stay with the Turin giants until 2017, after signing a new deal to take him up to 39 years of age...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 days ago 1,589 reads 2 comments

  8. 10 Players to Watch in World Football This Weekend of November 21-24

    The international break is over, and the world of football is preparing to settle back into its more regular routine of domestic action, with all the top leagues around the globe resuming this weekend...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 days ago 20,697 reads 13 comments

  9. 20 Players Whose Record Is Better for Country Than for Club

    The recent international break has brought with it plenty of big performances from key players for various nations, which often bring with them frustrated sighs from fans of club football, ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 4 days ago 10,327 reads 19 comments

  10. Real Madrid and Spain Reaping Rewards of Keeping Faith with Iker Casillas

    One of the most capped players in the history of international football, a captain of club and country, a multiple La Liga winner, a World Cup winner and indeed the man who lifted ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 days ago 7,709 reads 5 comments

  11. Why Wayne Rooney Can't Be an England Legend Even If He Breaks Goalscoring Record

    Wayne Rooney scored three more goals for England in their two matches over the final international break of the calendar year, taking himself to 46 goals at that level all told—just three shy of the record held by Bobby Charlton...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 days ago 2,892 reads 27 comments

  12. Hot-Seat Watch for World Football Players, Coaches After International Break

    International week is done and dusted and as players prepare to return to their domestic clubs, we take stock of the fallout from the latest batch of friendlies and competitive matches between nations...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 days ago 18,920 reads 3 comments

  13. How Bayern Munich Will Cope with 3-Month Injury Absence of Philipp Lahm

    Bayern Munich received something of a boost after the 2014 FIFA World Cup when captain Philipp Lahm opted to bow out at the top and retire from international ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 days ago 916 reads 3 comments

  14. Spain vs. Germany: Score, Grades and Reaction from International Friendly

    The last two winners of the FIFA World Cup met in friendly action on Tuesday night, with Spain hosting Germany in Vigo ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 days ago 7,809 reads 32 comments

  15. Belarus vs. Mexico: Winners and Losers from International Friendly

    The international friendly fixture between Belarus and Mexico provided a dramatic second 45 minutes and an eventual 3-2 scoreline on Tuesday evening...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 days ago 2,895 reads 3 comments

  16. Spain vs. Germany: Live Score, Highlights from International Friendly

    Estadio de Balaidos, International Friendly Spain 0-1 Germany (FT) Toni Kroos 88'. Lineups: ESP— Casillas; Azpilicueta, Pique, Ramos, Bernat; Raul Garcia, Busquets, Bruno, Isco; Morata, Nolito...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 days ago 17,508 reads 34 comments

  17. Belarus vs. Mexico: Live Score, Highlights from International Friendly

    Borisov Arena, International Friendly Belarus 3-2 Mexico (FT) Raul Jimenez 48', Sergey Kislyak 50', Raul Jimenez 53', Mikalay Signevich 55', Pavel Nyakhychyk 78'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 6 days ago 12,684 reads 9 comments

  18. Comparing the International Form of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

    The trend for prestigious international friendly games to take place during breaks from domestic football isn't going away any time soon, with Portugal and Argentina the latest nations to pair up for an exhibition game on Tuesday...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 11,666 reads 102 comments

  19. Top 10 Performances from Around the World for Weekend of Nov. 12-16

    European Championships qualifiers, friendly fixtures and more—the latest and last international break of 2014 has brought us the usual clutch of big names and scorelines, with vital points at stake for Euro 2016 in particular...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 1,732 reads 1 comments

  20. Who Is Hot and Who Is Not in World Football After Weekend of Nov. 13-16

    International week has once more brought with it a share of impressive performers and severe underachievers, with some surprising results, some exciting Euro 2016 qualifying groups and a handful of high-scoring victories thrown into the mix...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 21,592 reads 3 comments

  21. 5 Biggest Blunders in World Football This Weekend

    Once more, we're back on an international break, but as ever, that doesn't mean that the blunders and the mistakes from the world of football come to an end. Far from it, in fact...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 2,752 reads 5 comments

  22. Italy vs. Croatia: Winners and Losers from Euro 2016 Qualifier

    Italy and Croatia played out a 1-1 draw in Milan on Sunday evening in the Group H qualifying fixture for Euro 2016...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 3,337 reads 8 comments

  23. Belgium vs. Wales: Winners and Losers from Euro 2016 Qualifier

    Belgium and Wales fought out a 0-0 draw in Brussels on Sunday evening in their Group B Euro 2016 qualifying match...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 6,620 reads 5 comments

  24. Italy vs. Croatia: Live Score, Highlights from Euro 2016 Qualifier

    Stadio Giuseppe Meazza, Euro 2016 Qualifiers Italy 1-1 Croatia (FT) Antonio Candreva 10', Ivan Perisic 15'...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 8 days ago 22,326 reads 28 comments

  25. Belgium vs. Wales: Live Score, Highlights from Euro 2016 Qualifier

    Stade Roi Baudouin, Euro 2016 Qualifier Belgium 0-0 Wales (FT) Lineups: BEL— Courtois; Vanden Borre, Alderweireld, Lombaerts, Vertonghen; Witsel, Fellaini, De Bruyne; Chadli, Hazard, Origi...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 8 days ago 10,705 reads 42 comments