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Top 5 leagues weekend review (April 6-8)

Manchester United's shocking comeback, Leo Messi's hat-trick and Simeone doing what he does best are some of the headlines from this entertaining weekend of...

Football: Evolution of the ball

From pig bladder to polyester, the ball has gone a long way since the 1800’s. Once upon a time, the football ball was far from...

Remembering the legends of football – Roberto Baggio

Roberto Baggio is one of the most inspiring footballers of all-time. Not only did he combat numerous knee injuries and pain throughout his 18-year...

Young prospects in world football – Blas Riveros and Federico Dimarco

What connects these two talented youngsters is that they play the same position in the same league – Switzerland. Blas Riveros Riveros is a Paraguayan international...

Top 5 leagues weekend preview (April 6-8)

This weekend is highlighted by several local derbies across Europe's top 5 leagues, the main ones being Manchester City vs. Manchester United and Real...

Europa League quarter-finals preview

Arsenal and Atletico Madrid are the favorites to reach the final in Lyon. How will they fair in the Europa League quarter-finals? Atletico Madrid and...

Champions League quarter-finals preview

The quarter-finals draw gave us four favorites who should go through. How many of them will progress to the next stage? The Champions League quarter-finals...

Top 5 leagues weekend review (April 1)

Messi saves Barca’s unbeaten streak, Bayern throttles Dortmund and Tottenham condemns Chelsea to the Europa League. Those are some of the main storylines from...

Funny and bizarre football stories (Part 2)

Cocaine, mortgage, voodoo, brothel and aftershave. How are these words connected to football? Keep reading to find out. Angered by persistent rumors about cocaine snorting,...

Funny and bizarre football stories (Part 1)

Fog, three halves, hat-trick, asylum and pork. What do I mean? Keep reading to find out. After the unbelievable scenes in the Greek Superleague, where...

Remembering the legends of football – Rivaldo

He had some good moments, he had some bad moments, but nobody can argue that Rivaldo is a football legend. Read his story. Rivaldo had...

Young prospects in world football – Matthijs De Ligt

It is with great pleasure I introduce to the world one of the best defensive football prospects it has ever seen – Ajax center...

Football: Natural grass vs. artificial grass

It used to be impossible to think that natural grass can be replaced with something else. However, advancements in technology created artificial turf, which...

Top 5 leagues weekend preview (April 1)

The international break is over. Let’s see what awaits us this weekend. Premier League - In England, we have one meeting between the top 6 teams...

How to prevent time wasting in football?

Should time wasting be punished more severely and what kind of rule changes can be introduced to prevent it? I don’t think there’s anything connected...

International friendlies review (March 27)

What happened during the second set of World Cup preparation friendlies and what did we learn from them? The most talked about game was the...

Which was the best World Cup final? (Part 2)

Part 1 gave you the first 11 finals. Part 2 brings you the remaining 9, plus my decision on which was the best one. 1982 ...

Which was the best World Cup final? (Part 1)

Let’s remember all the World Cup finals to date and then decide which one was the best, shall we? 1930 Winner: Uruguay - The first ever...

World Cup fun facts

Many interesting World Cup facts, all wrapped in one article that will satisfy your curiosity. - The only time there were more South American than...

Best Under-21 footballers in La Liga (Part 2)

Part 1, which included the likes of Carlos Soler, Dani Ceballos and Maxi Gomez, is followed by Part 2, headlined by Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele. AGE:...

Connell couldn’t believe Ireland call up

The 18-year-old has been called up for the match between Republic of Ireland and Portugal and he explains how he felt.