1. Rafael Van Der Vaart: 5 Possible New Destinations Next Season

    During Tottenham Hotspur's 4-0 defeat last night in the Santiago Bernabeu stadium, Dutch forward Rafael Van der Vaart cut a desolate figure...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about over 3 years ago 7,049 reads 28 comments

  2. World Football: Ranking the Top 10 Rock Star Footballers of All-Time

    The word rock star has many meanings to many people and a raft of connotations—largely pejorative if you are a conformer, ameliorative if you have been brought up on and reveled in 1960s American and British culture...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 2,596 reads 13 comments

  3. UEFA Euro 2012 Qualifiers: 5 Games to Look Out for This Weekend

    Friday, 8 June 2012. The National Stadium in Warsaw, Poland. That date, although distant now, will come into focus this weekend as 26 teams compete to earn the right to travel to Poland and Ukraine to compete in UEFA Euro 2012...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 836 reads 10 comments

  4. World Football: Identifying the Next 15 Xavis and Iniestas (Video Slideshow)

    So Barcelona is at it again! They're tearing apart opponents in Spanish League and domestic competitions as well as in the UEFA Champions League after last week's humbling of Arsene Wenger's Arsenal team...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 973 reads 57 comments

  5. UEFA Champions League: 10 Best Goals Ever in Europe's Elite Club Competition

    Next Tuesday, the 2011 UEFA Champions League kicks back into gear with a thrilling tie at Camp Nou as Barcelona seek to overturn a first-leg one-goal deficit against a team mockingly dubbed ''Barca Lite,'' Arsenal...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 3,349 reads 5 comments

  6. EPL: Tottenham Hotspur Must Forget About Ledley King and Jonathan Woodgate

    Ninety-seven in nearly four years— that is the combined number of league appearances made by two of Tottenham Hotspur 's best-paid centre-halves: Ledley King and Jonathan Woodgate...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 765 reads 12 comments

  7. Lionel Messi: What is the Barcelona Star's Best Position?

    On Saturday night, FC Barcelona beat RCD Mallorca 3-0 to increase their La Liga lead to seven points over their fierce rivals Real Madrid CF...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 5,453 reads 25 comments

  8. UEFA Champions League 2nd Round LIVE: AC Milan vs. Spurs, Valencia vs. Schalke

    Tonight, Serie A leaders host daring the daring Tottenham Hotspurs and silky Spaniards Valencia look to build an advantage over Schalke of Germany as the 2011 UEFA Champions League recommences after a two-month hiatus...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 8,459 reads 10 comments

  9. Crazy Money: If Torres Costs $80 Million, What Are Messi and Co. Worth?

    Notorious B.I.G. once famously rapped: ''Mo' Money, Mo' Problems.' Chelsea FC owner and Russian oil magnate Roman Abrahamovic, having splashed a staggering $70 million (£50 ...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 4,164 reads 24 comments

  10. January Transfer Window Review: Ranking The 10 Worst Deals

    Wow! More than £150 million was spent during yesterday's incredible finale to the circus parade that is the English January transfer window. Big arrivals, big departures...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 2,313 reads 29 comments

  11. EPL: Olympic Stadium Furore Distracting Spurs From Transfer Window

    What do Eidur Gudjohnsen, Ricardo Rocha, Chris Gunter, Hossam Ghaly, Grzegorz Rasiak and Andy Booth all have in common? Exotic names? Booth and Gunter seems to spoil that option...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 631 reads 3 comments

  12. World Football: Top 50 Goal Celebrations Of All Time (Part 2)

    In part one of the 50 Best Goal Celebrations of All Time, we saw a crazy-eyed African boy wobbling his belly around, an Icelander pretending to be Rambo, an Arsenal player impersonating ...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 5,163 reads 19 comments

  13. UEFA Power Rankings: Counting Down The Top 25 Football Clubs In Europe

    Next month sees the UEFA Champions League and the Europa League, two of the world's foremost international club football tournaments, recommence after a two-month hiatus...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 7,552 reads 44 comments

  14. World Football: Top 50 Goal Celebrations of All Time (Part 1)

    ''Scoring a goal is better than sex," according to beleaguered West Ham manager Avram Grant this week. Just days earlier, Barcelona midfielder and World Cup winner Xavi had compared winning ''El Clasico'' to having an orgasm...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 17,321 reads 10 comments

  15. World Football: 50 Best Places To Watch the Beautiful Game (Final Part)

    We've marvelled at the innovative Sapporo Dome in Japan with interchangeable pitches, the glittering Allianz Arena in Munich with its thousands of external lights and the majestic nature of Soccer City in Johannesburg, aloof above the Soweto wastelands...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 7,141 reads 32 comments

  16. World Football: 50 Best Places To Watch The Beautiful Game (Part Two)

    What makes a great football match? Is it the players, is it the occasion, is it the fans, the stadium? Well, it is really a combination of all four—at least, this is what most ...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 2,195 reads 6 comments

  17. World Football: 50 Best Places To Watch The Beautiful Game

    A small, round, leather ball. Some goalposts. A handful of players. Football: a simple game turned global phenomenon and a multi-billion dollar industry. 10 years ago, 240 million from 200 countries played football on a regular basis...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 9,774 reads 38 comments

  18. World Football: 50 Greatest Upsets Ever, Part Two (No. 25 to 1)

    In Part One of the most sensational upsets ever witnessed in professional footballing history , we saw Greece and South Korea record memorable triumphs on the biggest international ...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about almost 4 years ago 2,875 reads 27 comments

  19. World Football: The 50 Biggest Upsets In History (Part 1)

    A scrambled last-minute set-piece goal. A controversial penalty. A high-profile mistake. An inspirational individual or team performance. A lucky day. A greater desire to succeed...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about 4 years ago 8,013 reads 19 comments

  20. EPL: Top 10 Transfer Window Rumors of the Week

    This week, the frantic Christmas football schedule kicks off in the Premier League. With 20 teams wrestling for points and seeking morale-boosting victories, next month's transfer ...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about 4 years ago 2,412 reads 20 comments

  21. Premier League Preview: Four London Teams Hoping for Some Christmas Cheer

    According to Luis Nani, Arsenal are not capable of winning the Premier League this season. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger has reacted to this premature comment with sarcasm by suggesting ...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about 4 years ago 452 reads 1 comments

  22. The Premier League: What Each Team Wants For Christmas This Year

    After 17 matches in the Premier League, only 12 points separate Arsenal in first from Aston Villa in 14th position. A maximum of three consecutive wins could shoot any one of six clubs to the summit of the table...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about 4 years ago 1,796 reads 20 comments

  23. EPL: Preview Of Sunday's Title Clash Between Spurs and Chelsea

    White Hart Lane. Sunday, 11:00 EST. Carlo Ancelotti. Harry Redknapp. Title aspirations. Bragging rights...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about 4 years ago 184 reads 1 comments

  24. UEFA Champions League 2010 Matchday 6: Previewing 3 Crucial Ties

    "Die Meister. Die Besten. Les Grandes Equipes. The Champions!'' Lyrics which will make many football fans shiver with nerves, which will stir up passion and create unrivalled anticipation...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about 4 years ago 176 reads 0 comments

  25. Premier League: 5 Reasons Why Spurs Can Win The Title This Year

    Tottenham Hotspur head into their trip to Birmingham this weekend riding on the crest of a wave, having assured their progression into the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League and with a third consecutive league victory under their belt...

    Chris Potter Written by Chris Potter about 4 years ago 1,285 reads 10 comments