With the summer transfer window in full flow and the Premier League 2017/18 season underway, we thought we’d take a look at the relegation candidates at this early stage and see if they can prove our prediction wrong with a shrewd summer of transfer business.
“Everything’s turned from gold…into shit!” That’s pretty much how best to summarise Hearts in the 2016/2017 campaign. Before the season began there was plenty to be optimistic about – a relatively settled squad who’d finished third, the prospect of a few rounds in the Europa League, Connor Sammon…
In a league that is widely popular, yet very unknown at the same time, the Premier League has actually seen a ton of great talent and has had many successful club sides. England’s top flight is huge for those that follow football in the UK and the passionate fans are well and truly hooked.
During a recent press conference, Celtic’s Kolo Toure unwittingly revealed his musical guilty pleasure after mishearing a question about what is, in his opinion, the best football chant he’s heard during his illustrious career.
Monday’s big derby match in the Danish Superliga between Brondby and Copenhagen was halted momentarily for one of the most unusual and frankly disgusting reasons you’re likely to see in the history of football. It involved rats. Dead. Rats. How lovely.
Non-league Billericay Town have recently been taken over by ambitious businessman Glenn Tamplin, who’s aiming to turn the Essex club into a non-league powerhouse capable of pushing towards the Football League in the not too distant future.
Energy FC forward Miguel Gonzalez settled their game against Sacramento Republic in the United Soccer League on Tuesday evening with undoubtedly one of the most beautifully strange goals you’ll ever see – a flip throw-in in to a bicycle kick finish.
The 1967 International Cup between Racing of Argentina, the Copa Libertadores winner, and Celtic, the European Cup winners, was a truly memorable three legged series, most of which was marred by so much violence in every match that it has been called a battle.
What you’re about to watch is probably one of the most bizarre incidents you’re ever likely to see at a football match. Sadly, due to the lack of coverage around it, we aren’t sure who the game is between or …
Remember when Mike Dean looked like he was celebrating a Spurs goal against Aston Villa a while back? Well, the Premier League referee has reenacted the infamous moment during a recent five-a-side match with fellow referees on
Saturday marked five consecutive wins for the revitalised Foxes. With four of those victories coming in league action, the defending champions took yet another step to ensuring their Premier League status for next season.
When recalling the greatest Italian footballers of the 1960s, most would think of Gianni Rivera, Sandro Mazzola or Gigi Riva, possibly due to his relatively short professional playing career or perhaps because of the limited appearances he made for the Azzurri, but a life is full of intrigue, achievement and tragedy. You would be forgiven for forgetting poetry reading, art loving, Beatles fan: Gigi Meroni.
Parents on the sidelines at a football match are pretty much capable of anything. From axe wielding fathers (yes, it happened during my brother’s Saturday football days in south west London), to worried mothers demanding the o