Not that there’s anything new or refreshing about this newsflash, but it’s always nice for soccer fans to gloat in the glory of pure, simple and undisputable numbers. Football (real football as some refer to it) is the most popular sport in the world. More
The only thing special about 2014? The World Cup. Just kidding. It’s impossible to put together all the great moments we’ve experienced in the world of football through the last 12 months but these gifs which focus on some less glorious moments along with some brilliant goals and some that are simply funny make a pretty good effort of producing a well rounded and complete product. More
Everyone knows the English Premier League is the most expensive football league to follow as a fan, but the BBC’s study about the Price of Football shows some incredible differences between English football and its European counterpart, which makes us think if the bubble hasn’t grown a bit too big, and will it or won’t it explode at some point. More
The Olympics, in some sort of ancient version, were here way before Jesus walked on water. While association football (soccer) doesn’t have an official source, versions of the game have been around for hundreds of years. The NFL, NBA and MLB might be relatively young, but the sports these leagues are based on have been around for quite some time. More
After being relegated in 2007 from the Brazilian first division and under heavy financial burdens Corinthians completed stage two in their comeback to Brazilian Soccer’s spotlights with winning the Sao Paulo state championship after a 4-2 aggregate win over Santos, with lots of help from their newly acquired striker, the _____ (fill in the blank) Ronaldo. More
Sunday finished off unfinished business (you like?) in the European Leagues and we’re here to guide you through the main action and show you the biggest games to take place. If you wanna see Milan crushing Torino to grab second, Bordeaux beating Lyon for the first time in 10 years and PSV destroying Ajax and handing the Championship to AZ in Holland, come on in.
Oh yeah, and we have another Hat trick hero for you today, Filippo Inzaghi. More
The Istanbul Derby between Fenerbahce and Galatasaray, one of the biggest rivalries in the soccer world didn’t live up to the high level of expectations, at least from a pure soccer view point. For those who like things tense and even violent, they got what they wished for. More