1. English Premier League Opening Weekend's 7 Biggest Disappointments

    The Premier League is back! Finally! And, if we’re honest, we expected a little bit more. We know that we’re being ungrateful, but after all of this waiting, the ...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 5,902 reads 43 comments

  2. Manchester United and Arsenal's Failed Transfer Targets XI

    The transfer deadline is following us around and creeping up on us, like we stopped taking its calls because it got clingy and started talking about having kids...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 18,606 reads 50 comments

  3. Coming Up with NFL-Style Team Names for Each English Premier League Club

    With Hull City AFC changing their name to Hull City Tigers and the reported possibility of Cardiff City changing their name to Cardiff Dragons, the style in which clubs in the ...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 14,879 reads 19 comments

  4. Hull City Tigers and 5 Premier League Owners Who Have Broken with Tradition

    With Friday’s news that the owners of Hull City Association Football Club (SPOILER ALERT: Don’t get attached to that name), Assem and Ehab Allam are going to change the club’s name to Hull City Tigers Ltd, as announced on hullcityafc...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 6,366 reads 19 comments

  5. Mario Balotelli Being a Pianist and 10 Hidden Talents of Footballers

    Before this week, if someone told you he saw Mario Balotelli play the national anthem for Andrea Pirlo on the piano, you’d think he had eaten an entire cheeseboard before bed...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 4,446 reads 8 comments

  6. Each English Premier League Team's Coolest Celebrity Fan

    The wait is nearly over, as every fan of the English Premier League is counting down the days to the start of the season. Even the famous ones...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 54,790 reads 180 comments

  7. 7 Friendships Between Football Clubs

    In a game that can be as polarizing as being dressed like a giant white bear, it can be quite surprising for one football club’s set of fans to develop a friendship with another set of supporters...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 7,588 reads 18 comments

  8. Papiss Cisse's Boots and 26 Top Typos in Football

    Newcastle United 's Sammy Ameobi tweeted a picture of the boots sent to his teammate Papiss Cissé by Nike this week, as one does...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 19,953 reads 44 comments

  9. Real Madrid's Bid for Gareth Bale: What Else Can £100m Buy?

    Tottenham Hotspur have reportedly rejected an £85 million bid from Real Madrid for Gareth Bale and want them to round it up to a nice even £100 million (in what could ...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 24,903 reads 79 comments

  10. The 30 Most Ridiculous Quotes of the Summer Transfer Window 2013 So Far

    Just because the football season is over, doesn't mean there aren't footballers out there speaking before they think and making ridiculous quotes during the summer transfer window...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 82,861 reads 63 comments

  11. Manchester United Launch 2013-14 Away Kit: The Football World Reacts

    The mixed reaction to last season’s home kit hasn ’t stopped Manchester United from unveiling another tartan style kit for their 2013-14 away kit, prompting rumors that Nike got a really good deal on kilt material at one point...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 14,821 reads 56 comments

  12. Wayne Rooney and the 5 Most Telling Signs a Player's Time at a Club Is Over

    It looks like Wayne Rooney’s days at Manchester United are numbered. The "Will he go? Won’t he go? He really wants to go!" saga has produced some absolutely textbook indications ...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 22,698 reads 75 comments

  13. World Football Transfer Talk: 7 Theoretic Moves That Would Surprise Everyone

    The transfer window has been disappointingly tame so far. We haven’t had any completely surprising moves yet. The nearest to any sort of shock was probably Radamel Falcao’s move to Monaco ...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 39,561 reads 60 comments

  14. How Wayne Rooney's Hair Transplant Changed Football History

    On July 4, in the year of our lord 2011, Wayne Rooney tweeted an announcement declaring that he had undergone a hair transplant procedure and since that moment, the world has never been the same...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 29,903 reads 36 comments

  15. Premier League Managers as Characters from Hollywood Movies

    If you recall the final day of the 2011-12 Premier League season, when a last minute Sergio Aguero ( ooooooo !!! ) goal won the title for Manchester City, ecstasy at the City of ...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 4,376 reads 27 comments

  16. 20 Worst Tackles of the Season in GIFs

    Nothing is uglier about the beautiful game than terrible tackles. When you see a horror challenge in a match, you sometimes can't believe what has just happened. This makes the format of animated GIFs even more useful...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 8,869 reads 17 comments

  17. Imagining World Football If Transfers Were Banned

    It might be difficult to notice, but apart from transfers, there isn ’t actually much football to talk about at the moment...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 11,858 reads 104 comments

  18. 5 of the Most Disastrous Preseason Campaigns in World Football History

    Manchester United are in Thailand , Manchester City are in South Africa and Liverpool are in Preston ...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 3,903 reads 12 comments

  19. 10 Football Grounds to Take a Date on

    We all love football, but have you ever thought about taking the one that you love to watch football? The sponsors of English football’s League Cup, Capital One , launched ...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 2,383 reads 13 comments

  20. Footballers to Invite for the Perfect Night out

    While you may usually assume the sort of people who go out to bars on a Monday night may have a problem, this Monday anyone who was out around the city of Manchester had an unexpected treat...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 8,144 reads 51 comments

  21. Ronaldinho's Condoms and the 20 Worst Player Endorsement Deals

    The good thing about communicating with an audience via an internet article is that you cannot see how much we’re struggling to keep a straight face as we write this: Brazilian legend Ronaldinho has endorsed his own brand of condoms...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 8,779 reads 14 comments

  22. Carlos Tevez's Life in England: The Highs and Lows

    With Sky Sports' confirmation that Carlos Tevez has signed with Juventus, his turbulent time in English football has come to an end. And it’s been a Snakes on a Plane level of turbulence...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 2,366 reads 7 comments

  23. Gus Poyet and the 10 Most Bizarre Ways Managers Have Been Fired

    Live television can be a risky beast; people can say something they shouldn't, there can be a technical error, one of your guests could be fired as Brighton & Hove Albion manager during the show and you have to tell them...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 8,225 reads 9 comments

  24. The 25 Most Consistently Dirty Players in European Football

    We all have our opinion on who the dirtiest players in European Football are. Some think Gary Medel of Sevilla, others think Nigel De Jong and a few reckon Joey Barton (and, if you could get a yellow card for Twitter idiocy, they'd probably be right)...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 13,753 reads 32 comments

  25. 10 Fixtures That Could Decide the English Football League Championship

    When you look at all the 2013-14 fixtures for the English Football League Championship, you cannot miss that this is a league tougher than trying to a chew a steak cut from Susan Boyle’s back...

    Charles Lawley Written by Charles Lawley about over 1 year ago 2,891 reads 9 comments