1. Ranking the 10 Best Players Who Have Never Won a Major Club Trophy

    For some players, winning trophies becomes a nonchalant habit—an expected custom that follows them everywhere they go and wherever they play...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 4 days ago 32,723 reads 56 comments

  2. World Cup 2014: 5 Biggest Talking Points from the Semi-Final Games

    After an extraordinary set of semi-final fixtures, the line-up for the 2014 World Cup final is complete, with Germany set to face Argentina in Rio de Janeiro this weekend...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 4 days ago 2,009 reads 4 comments

  3. Newcastle United Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of July 7

    Newcastle United ’s summer recruitment drive is well underway, with Jack Colback, Ayoze Perez and Siem de Jong already through the door at St. James’ Park...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 7 days ago 3,655 reads 1 comments

  4. World Cup 2014: 5 Biggest Talking Points from the Quarter-Final Games

    The semi-final line-up at this summer’s World Cup is complete, with hosts Brazil taking on Germany on Tuesday and Argentina facing Holland the following day...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 8 days ago 8,222 reads 13 comments

  5. 10 Moves Newcastle United Need to Make to Be Successful in 2014-15

    It was former Newcastle United goalkeeper Steve Harper who branded the club “bipolar” in an interview with The Journal ’s Mark Douglas last year...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 10 days ago 4,152 reads 7 comments

  6. World Cup 2014: 10 Most Controversial Moments from 2nd-Round Stage Games

    The second-round fixtures at this year’s World Cup are complete, and for the first time in the competition’s history, all eight group winners have made it to the quarter-finals...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 12 days ago 4,716 reads 27 comments

  7. South Korea vs. Algeria: 6 Things We Learned

    Algeria edged closer to qualifying for the knockout stages of the World Cup with a thrilling 4-2 victory over South Korea in Porto Alegre on Sunday...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 22 days ago 3,802 reads 3 comments

  8. Why World Cup 2014 Is a Tournament Too Soon for Belgium's Romelu Lukaku

    With 20 minutes remaining in the Maracana on Sunday, the crowd of just under 74,000 produced a chorus of boos as Belgium failed to sparkle against Russia in Rio de Janeiro...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 22 days ago 6,405 reads 25 comments

  9. Key Battles That Will Shape Russia's World Cup Clash with Belgium

    Belgium are looking to take a giant step towards the World Cup knockout stages on Sunday, but standing in their way is a Russia side desperate to set the record straight...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 23 days ago 1,650 reads 0 comments

  10. Russia Need a Rethink After South Korea Draw

    Ordinary, conservative, pedestrian and workman-like—just some of the terms used to describe Russia at the halfway stage of their World Cup opener on Tuesday...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 26 days ago 3,619 reads 9 comments

  11. Key Battles That Will Shape Russia's Clash with South Korea

    Having qualified for Brazil 2014 on goal difference a year ago, South Korea will finally get their tournament underway against Russia on Tuesday...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 28 days ago 1,290 reads 2 comments

  12. Why Alan Dzagoev Is Under Most Pressure for Russia at the World Cup

    Alan Dzagoev was big news after Euro 2012, and after ending the tournament as joint-top scorer alongside the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Mario Balotelli , his stock was higher than ever...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 29 days ago 3,346 reads 0 comments

  13. 3 Players to Watch on Day 2 of the 2014 World Cup

    With the 2014 World Cup finally underway, group games will come thick and fast over the next two weeks, and Bleacher Report will be on hand to cover every single one of them...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 1 month ago 17,998 reads 12 comments

  14. Russia's Key Weapon and Achilles Heel at the 2014 World Cup

    With a matter of hours to go until the 2014 World Cup kicks off in Brazil, Fabio Capello is putting the finishing touches to his Russia squad ahead of their Group H opener...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 1 month ago 1,602 reads 0 comments

  15. Ranking Russia's 5 Greatest World Cup Strikers

    While Russia will look to the likes of Aleksandr Kokorin and Aleksandr Kerzhakov to bag their goals this month, they will be following in the footsteps of some of their country’s most celebrated players...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 1 month ago 541 reads 0 comments

  16. 10 Potential Transfers That Make Sense for Both Clubs

    With domestic hostilities over for another season, clubs across Europe’s major divisions are ready to reshape their squads before the action starts all over again...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 1 month ago 2,624 reads 10 comments

  17. Why Aleksandr Kokorin Will Have a Massive World Cup for Russia

    It was less then 12 months ago that Aleksandr Kokorin ’s release clause was triggered, with the striker leaving Dynamo Moscow to join Anzhi Makhachkala for €19 million...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 1 month ago 1,699 reads 0 comments

  18. 10 Things You Need to Know About Fabio Capello's Russia

    With the first game of the 2014 World Cup just two weeks away, Fabio Capello is putting the finishing touches to his Russia squad ahead of their Group H opener...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 1 month ago 4,778 reads 2 comments

  19. 10 Best Goals of the 2013-14 Champions League Season

    It may have culminated in a thrilling all-Spanish final over the weekend, but the 2013-14 Champions League produced the goods from the very first whistle last summer...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 1 month ago 18,295 reads 40 comments

  20. Russia vs. Slovakia: 6 Things We Learned

    Russia got their World Cup warm-up programme underway with a 1-0 win over Slovakia in St. Petersburg on Monday...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 1 month ago 580 reads 0 comments

  21. Russia FIFA 2014 World Cup Team Guide

    After topping their qualification group to claim a spot in this summer’s showcase, Russia will have to safely navigate a group including the intimidating Belgium to progress in Brazil...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 1 month ago 2,003 reads 0 comments

  22. Newcastle United Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of May 19

    After receiving assurances about his future at a fans’ forum meeting last week, Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew is looking to bring in a host of new faces to bolster his squad...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 1 month ago 2,516 reads 1 comments

  23. Russia World Cup 2014 Squad: Player-by-Player Guide

    Russia manager Fabio Capello has named his provisional squad for next month’s World Cup Finals in Brazil, and there is no place for ex- Arsenal man Andrey Arshavin or midfielder Dmitri Tarasov...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 2 months ago 4,106 reads 2 comments

  24. Ranking Every Newcastle United Player from the 2013/14 Premier League Season

    On the face of it, a quick glance at the final Premier League table suggests a comfortable ride for Newcastle United , with their 10th-place finish securing players and staff an end-of-season bonus...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 2 months ago 3,055 reads 0 comments

  25. Tottenham Hotspur vs. Aston Villa: Score, Grades and Post-Match Reaction

    Tottenham Hotspur secured Europa League football next season with a comfortable 3-0 win over Aston Villa on Sunday...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 2 months ago 2,164 reads 6 comments