1. Steven Defour Gets Less-Than Friendly Welcome at Former Club Standard Liege

    Steven Defour spent four years as Standard Liege 's captain before leaving in 2011 for Porto. Now back in the Belgian Pro League with Anderlecht , he returned to his former club for the first time on Sunday...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 18 hours ago 19,849 reads 5 comments

  2. Chelsea Fan's Petr Cech Kit at Stamford Bridge Is Startlingly Thorough

    Fans dressed in full kit is an oft-lamented trend in modern football, but few have taken it to quite the extreme this Chelsea supporter did...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 21 hours ago 7,170 reads 7 comments

  3. Notts County Ban Nation of Hungary from Facebook Page Due to Bajner Signing

    Notts County have taken the unusual step of banning the entire country of Hungary from posting on their Facebook page...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 1 day ago 7,919 reads 7 comments

  4. Referee Breaks Footballer's Nose with Accidental Clothesline

    This had to hurt! A high elbow left Barendrecht's Mitchell van Gastel with a broken nose during his side's Dutch amateur league match against Scheveningen on Saturday. The culprit? Referee Wim Bronsvoort ...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 8 days ago 55,504 reads 8 comments

  5. Getafe vs. Real Madrid: Goals, Highlights from La Liga Match

    Real Madrid took their time before opening the scoring against Getafe on Sunday, but the floodgates opened once Cristiano Ronaldo broke the deadlock in the 63rd minute...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 8 days ago 19,151 reads 101 comments

  6. Cordoba's Florin Andone Scores 9 Seconds into La Liga Match vs. Eibar

    This is just about the fastest goal you'll ever see in a football match. Cordoba's Florin Andone needed just nine seconds to put his side in front against Eibar on Friday, combining nicely with Federico Cartabia to stun the visitors...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 9 days ago 5,853 reads 3 comments

  7. Incredible Stoppage-Time Equaliser from Club Brugge's Tom De Sutter

    Club Brugge currently sit atop Belgium's Pro League table, and they were spared an embarrassing defeat against mid-table Mechelen on Friday night by an absolutely sublime goal...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 9 days ago 8,964 reads 4 comments

  8. Alan Pardew Slammed for 'Arrogance' by Dover Chairman After FA Cup Comments

    Alan Pardew was apparently displeased with an overly arduous walk to the ground ahead of Crystal Palace's FA Cup match at Dover Athletic on Sunday...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 19 days ago 2,824 reads 2 comments

  9. Juventus Fans Choreograph Impressive Display in Derby D'Italia vs. Inter Milan

    Juventus fans have created impressive displays before, but this one might be the best yet. The Bianconeri faithful choreographed this impressive sight for Tuesday's Derby d'Italia against Inter Milan...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 20 days ago 3,311 reads 3 comments

  10. UK Back Pages: Gerrard's Goals, Szczesny's Smoking Grab the Headlines

    Steven Gerrard 's brace for Liverpool vs. AFC Wimbledon was the big story from Monday's FA Cup action, but an off-field incident from the weekend nearly managed to overshadow it in Tuesday's headlines...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 20 days ago 7,083 reads 3 comments

  11. Womble Mascot Goes Crowd Surfing at AFC Wimbledon-Liverpool FA Cup Match

    Liverpool may have won their FA Cup match against AFC Wimbledon on Monday, but the Dons' Womble mascot stole the show. Haydon the Womble made mascot history, probably, by crowd surfing through the Wimbledon fans...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 20 days ago 653 reads 0 comments

  12. Gary Lineker's Autocorrect Causes Embarrassing 'Akinfenwa' Exclamation

    Autocorrect is a cruel mistress. Gary Lineker learned that the hard way on Monday when he tried to tweet after AFC Wimbledon's equalising goal vs. Liverpool in the FA Cup...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 20 days ago 6,511 reads 5 comments

  13. UK Back Pages: FA Cup Scares, QPR Flop and Hugo Lloris Transfer Gossip

    Sunday was another day of FA Cup action, and the Monday back pages reflect that. QPR suffered a stunning 3-goal defeat at home to Sheffield United, which the Daily Mirror used as their lead (above)...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 21 days ago 2,840 reads 3 comments

  14. Accrington Stanley Sell 'Commemorative Tickets' to Non-Existent Match vs Man Utd

    We admire the sheer brazenness of Accrington Stanley's marketing department for concocting a plan that sounds more like an April Fools' joke than an actual money-making scheme: ...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 21 days ago 7,532 reads 5 comments

  15. UK Back Pages: Sterling's Future, Gerrard's Exit, FA Cup and More

    The January transfer window has begun, but Sunday's back pages have other priorities. The Mail on Sunday (above) led with a story about a potential new deal for Liverpool star ...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 22 days ago 10,145 reads 9 comments

  16. Liverpool Fan Helps Stranded Leicester City Supporter After Plea on Reddit

    A pair of young Leicester City fans stranded in Liverpool were given a helping hand by a generous stranger after Thursday's Premier League match...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 22 days ago 5,963 reads 1 comments

  17. Justin Bieber Pictured in Everton Shirt, Which Is Probably Bad News for Everton

    Justin Bieber has been pictured in an Everton kit, which should leave Evertonians feeling very afraid. As we learned from the 2014 World Cup, an endorsement from the Biebs is hardly a guarantee of success...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 23 days ago 22,464 reads 34 comments

  18. UK Back Pages: Bony Transfer Gossip, Premier League Managers Wanted

    While the January transfer window is almost upon us, Wednesday's UK back pages are also focused on the Premier League's managerial vacancies...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 26 days ago 1,610 reads 0 comments

  19. Tottenham's Steffen Freund Attends Darts Dressed as Teletubby

    The 2015 PDC World Darts Championship has already attracted the likes of Prince Harry , but the latest celebrity sighting was a Premier League coach dressed as a purple Teletubby ...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 26 days ago 2,976 reads 1 comments

  20. Jamie Carragher Laughs at Idea of Fabricio Coloccini Taking Newcastle Job

    With Newcastle confirming that manager Alan Pardew is in discussions with Crystal Palace regarding their managerial opening, there are a number of names being linked to the potential vacancy at St...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 27 days ago 9,385 reads 2 comments

  21. Blackpool End Jacob Murphy's Loan Spell Early over Cynical Snapchat

    If you're a young footballer on loan at a new club, you should probably take what Blackpool 's Jacob Murphy did this weekend and do the opposite...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 27 days ago 20,587 reads 16 comments

  22. Neymar Sells Hair Product in Japanese Advert

    Neymar's got a new television advert, and it's an odd one. The Barcelona and Brazil superstar has been spotted selling Japanese shampoo Angfa in front of two dancing men...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 28 days ago 5,345 reads 6 comments

  23. UK Back Pages: Fabregas 'Diving' Scandal, Alan Pardew to Crystal Palace?

    The big headline from Sunday's Premier League action was the yellow card that Cesc Fabregas received for "diving" and manager Jose Mourinho 's subsequent reaction. Fabregas was booked in the 55th minute of Southampton vs...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 28 days ago 4,030 reads 7 comments

  24. Oscar Poses with Wife, Sister on 'Family Fitness Day'

    Fitness is apparently a family matter in Oscar 's house. The Chelsea midfielder's sister, Gabrielle Emboaba , posted the above photo of Oscar, his wife Ludmila and herself to Instagram on Friday...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 1 month ago 107,401 reads 0 comments

  25. Everton Fan Shows Up to QPR Match Wearing Tight Swimsuit, Goggles and Cap

    The weather may have been hovering around seven degrees for Everton 's Monday night match vs. Queens Park Rangers, but that didn't stop one intrepid fan from stripping down to a swimsuit, goggles and cap...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 1 month ago 1,396 reads 2 comments