Football

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Morocco is bidding for the 2026 World Cup

Russia, Qatar... Morocco? African country submits 2026 World Cup hosting bid

Russia, Qatar... Morocco? African country submits 2026 World Cup hosting bid

Country bidding to become only the second African state to win the hosting rights to the tournament

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Neymar (l) is seen here posing with Messi and Brazilian full-back Dani Alves in a picture posted on the star's Instagram page

Stars including Neymar, Shakira and Cesc Fabregas accused of 'miserable' charity donations at Lionel Messi's wedding

Lionel Messi's Barcelona teammates donate just £34 each to his wedding

Guests at Messi's star-studded wedding managed a total of just £8,700 to charity

Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

Harry Kane is followed by Granit Xhaka in the 'underpaid' list

Scientists reckon Harry Kane is most underpaid player in world football

Scientists reckon Harry Kane is most underpaid player in world football

Computer scientists Lara Yaldo and Lior Shamir researched the wages of 6,082 European professional football players

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Neymar seems almost certain to join PSG

Neymar transfer is a giant PR powerplay by Qatar, says football finance expert

Neymar transfer is a giant PR powerplay by Qatar, says football finance expert

Tom Cannon says Qatari owners will want to reach the level of Real Madrid, Barcelona and Manchester United

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Terry left for Aston Villa this summer

Gang who burgled Chelsea legend John Terry jailed for 28 years

Gang who burgled Chelsea legend John Terry jailed for 28 years

Burglars stole designer goods worth over £400,000

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Everton to hold celebrity charity match in honour of Bradley Lowery

Everton to hold celebrity charity match in honour of Bradley Lowery

Everton to hold celebrity charity match in honour of Bradley Lowery

Six-year-old Bradley Lowery passed away earlier this month after suffering from a rare cancer called neuroblastoma

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Chapecoense were decimated by a plane crash last year

Chapecoense face relegation battle in Brazil months after plane crash

Chapecoense face relegation battle in Brazil months after plane crash

Club whose tragedy sparked a global wave of sympathy have suffered string of poor results

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been accused of defrauding Spain in taxes of €3.3 million (£2.9 million) during his time at Real Madrid as head coach

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Ronaldo is one of the most famous footballers in the world

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of defrauding Spanish finance ministry of 14.7 million euros

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of defrauding Spanish government of 14.7 million euros

Provincial prosecutor's office files lawsuit against former Manchester United star

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

French football fans urged to sing God Save The Queen in tribute to terror attack victims

French football fans urged to sing God Save The Queen in tribute to terror attack victims

French football fans to sing God Save The Queen in tribute to terror attacks

England will play a friendly against France and the words to God Save The Queen will be on big screens, according to a French Football Federation source

Friday, June 9, 2017

Friday, June 9, 2017

Parry likened Corbyn's success to Leicester's remarkable story

Mike Parry: 'Jeremy Corbyn has done a Leicester City'

Mike Parry: 'Jeremy Corbyn has done a Leicester City'

talkRADIO presenter uses football analogies in conversation with academic Oliver Daddow

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

'Speechless and so incredibly sad' - Twitter expresses shock and sadness at Cheick Tiote's death

Cheick Tiote: Football world rallies to mourn former Newcastle midfielder

Cheick Tiote: Football world rallies to mourn former Newcastle midfielder

Footballer Cheick Tiote has died at the age of 30

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Manchester United beat Ajax in the Europa League final last week

Manchester United beat Barcelona and Real Madrid to be named Europe's most valuable club

Manchester United beat Real Madrid to be named Europe's most valuable club

United may have endured an on-field slump but the club's off-field operation continues to soar

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Former Newcastle United coach George Ormond charged with 29 historic child sex offences

Former Newcastle United coach charged with 29 historic child sex offences

Charges against George Ormond relate to alleged offences between 1973 and 1998

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

'A brave and inspirational young lad' - Twitter wishes Sunderland fan Bradley Lowery a happy birthday

Jermain Defoe leads birthday tributes to 'best mate' Bradley Lowery

Jermain Defoe leads birthday tributes to 'best mate' Bradley Lowery

Bradley Lowery has a rare childhood cancer called neuroblastoma, he turns six-years-old today

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Prosecutors say Borussia Dortmund attack was not linked to terrorism

German prosecutors say Borussia Dortmund attack wasn't linked to terrorism

German prosecutors say Borussia Dortmund attack wasn't linked to terrorism

German federal prosecutors have not found any evidence to suggest the attack on Dortmund's team bus had a terrorist background

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

FA boss defends Manchester United over Paul Pogba transfer

FA boss defends Manchester United over Paul Pogba transfer

Greg Clarke says United are within their rights to pay huge agent fees - but says debate is needed

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Zidane is a symbol of French multiculturalism

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane urges France not to vote for Marine Le Pen

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane urges France not to vote for Marine Le Pen

Football legend says he is 'very far from the ideas of Front National'

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Uefa investigate after Dynamo Kiev supporters wear Nazi and KKK costumes during match

Dynamo Kiev fans face Uefa probe for wearing Nazi and KKK costumes to Clasico derby

Dynamo Kiev fans face Uefa probe for wearing Nazi and KKK costumes to match

Flares were spotted in the crowds at the Olympic stadium, raising concern about venue security

Friday, April 21, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

30 Manchester United fans die after being electrocuted while watching Anderlecht match

30 Manchester United fans die of electrocution while watching Anderlecht match

Incident took place in Calabar after high-tension power cable fell on supporters watching match on satellite television

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Suspect detained over Dortmund bus attack has links to Islamic State

Suspect detained after Dortmund bus attack has Isis links

Suspect detained after Dortmund bus attack has Isis links

A man identified as Abdul Beset A has been detained after an attack on Borussia Dortmund's team bus and an arrest warrant has been requested for the man

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Dortmund: Former footballer Jan Age Fjortoft says explosions were an attack on the entire footballing world

Dortmund: Premier League legend Jan Age Fjortoft says explosions were an attack on the entire footballing world

Dortmund: Jan Age Fjortoft says explosions were an attack on the football world

Borussia Dortmund's team bus was attacked yesterday whilst it was on the way to the stadium for a match against Monaco

Leicester City fans thrown off Madrid train after robbing bar - local media

Leicester City fans thrown off Madrid train after robbing bar - local media

Leicester City fans thrown off Madrid train after robbing bar - local media

Marca footage shows people shouting 'it's f*****g free' as they climb a bar

Borussia Dortmund bus explosion: One person arrested

Borussia Dortmund bus explosion: One person detained

Borussia Dortmund bus explosion: One person detained

Federal prosecutors confirm arrest

'Football is beautiful' - Dortmund fans open up their homes to Monaco supporters after bus explosion

'Football is beautiful' - Dortmund fans open up their homes to Monaco supporters after bus explosion

Dortmund fans open up their homes to Monaco supporters after bus explosion

The Champions League match between Borussia Dortmund and Monaco was postponed after three explosions took place near Dortmund's team bus

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

David Moyes is already facing possible investigation over his threat to 'slap' Vikki Sparks

Former Manchester United boss David Moyes accused of verbally abusing another female reporter

David Moyes accused of verbally abusing another female reporter

Scottish manager allegedly verbally abused Jacqui Oatley in 2012

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

Andy Cole was an integral part of United's treble-winning season (Wikipedia)

Manchester United legend Andy Cole undergoes kidney transplant

Manchester United legend Andy Cole undergoes kidney transplant

Cole will take a break from work as an ambassador for the Old Trafford club during recovery stage

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Actor Ricky Whittle on acting, football and new series American Gods

Actor Ricky Whittle on his career, football and new series American Gods

Actor Ricky Whittle on his career, football and new series American Gods

Ricky Whittle plays main character and ex-convict Shadow Moon in new Amazon Prime series American Gods

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

David Moyes threatened to slap a female reporter, but football has long had a problem with women

David Moyes slap 'joke' shows football still has a problem with women

David Moyes slap 'joke' shows football still has a problem with women

David Moyes has threatened to slap a female reporter, however it seems football has long had a problem with the role of women in the sport

David Moyes' reputation has been in decline ever since he joined Manchester United in 2013

David Moyes to face FA grilling over female reporter 'slap' comment

David Moyes to face FA grilling over female reporter 'slap' comment

Moyes told BBC reporter Vicki Sparks she wasn't immune to the risk of violence just because she was a woman after Sunderland's 0-0 draw with Burnley last month.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Iceland hospital sets record in maternity ward nine months after win over England at Euro 2016

Iceland hospital sets baby boom record nine months after England Euro 2016 win

Iceland hospital sets baby boom record nine months after England Euro 2016 win

The maternity ward at Landspitali University Hospital used unprecedented levels of pain relief for births last weekend

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Body found in river could be missing Hamburg football boss

Body found in river could be missing Hamburg football boss

Body found in river could be missing Hamburg football boss

Hamburg SV's marketing boss Timo Kraus has been missing for 11 weeks after last being seen meeting with colleagues at a riverside bar

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Court hears how Charlton fan allegedly nearly punched Crystal Palace's American bald eagle mascot

Court hears Charlton fan tried to punch Crystal Palace's bald eagle mascot

Court hears Charlton fan tried to punch Crystal Palace's bald eagle mascot

36-year-old Daniel Boylett denies a charge of attempted criminal damage in the alleged attack on the bald eagle

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Mozambican footballer killed by crocodile whilst training

Mozambican footballer 'eaten by crocodile whilst training'

Mozambican footballer 'eaten by crocodile whilst training'

According to his club, a 19-year-old has been killed by a crocodile in the Zambezi river, witnesses were not able to do anything to save him

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Adam Johnson is serving a six-year jail sentence

Adam Johnson: Former England footballer loses appeal against child sex conviction

Adam Johnson loses appeal against child sex conviction

Johnson must serve full six-year jail term for sexual activity with 15-year-old girl

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Barca snatched an amazing victory with three last-gasp goals

Barcelona fans produced 'mini-earthquakes' in celebrating goals at Camp Nou during Champions League miracle

Barcelona fans produced 'mini-earthquakes' in cheering Champions League goals

Vibrations caused be eruption of joy at Camp Nou sends seismometer off the scale

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Barca players celebrate their incredible victory last night

Catalan leaders use Barcelona Champions League miracle to push for independence

Catalan leaders use Barcelona Champions League miracle to push for independence

Regional leader Carles Puigdemont tweets that the Catalan government will follow Barca's example by securing independence

Monday, March 6, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

Legalising hooliganism: 'Football hooliganism has been swept under the carpet across the world', says former Kremlin advisor

Russian football hooliganism row has been exaggerated by Western media, says ex-Kremlin advisor

'Russian football hooliganism row has been exaggerated by Western media'

Russian Football Union board member Igor Lebedev has suggested legalising football hooliganism and turning it into a sport - but ex-Kremlin aide Alexander Nekrassov believes it's not a big deal

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Sutton's pie-eating goalkeeper explains his stunt was 'just a bit of fun'

Sutton's pie-eating goalkeeper explains his stunt was 'just a bit of fun'

Sutton's pie-eating goalkeeper explains his stunt was 'just a bit of fun'

During the FA Cup match between Sutton United and Arsenal, a goalkeeper was seen doing something rather unusual at the side of the pitch, so he joined Paul Ross to explain why

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

FA to face no confidence debate in Parliament

FA to face no confidence debate in Parliament

FA to face no confidence debate in Parliament

Lawmakers are set to debate a motion of no confidence in the governance of the Football Association on Thursday, according to reports

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Jim White talks transfer deadline day with Paul Ross

Transfer deadline day: talkSPORT host Jim White says Chelsea will sign three players

Jim White says Chelsea will sign three players on transfer deadline day

The talkSPORT presenter popped by the studio for a chat with Paul Ross on the final day of football's winter window

Friday, January 27, 2017

Friday, January 27, 2017

Stiles was a crucial player during the 1960s

Professional Footballers' Association responds to Nobby Stiles criticism: 'The family won't accept our help'

Footballers' union boss says Nobby Stiles family 'won't accept our help'

Gordon Taylor said offers of help have been put forward on several occasions, but every attempt has been rebuffed

Nobby Stiles seen playing for Manchester United in the 1960s

Manchester United and England must stage a testimonial to repay Nobby Stiles in his hour of need

Manchester United and England must stage a testimonial to repay Nobby Stiles

Stiles paved the way for the modern United and helped make football our national obsession. It's time to repay our debt

Stiles was one of the world's best defensive players during the 1960s

George Galloway leads campaign to help Manchester United and England legend Nobby Stiles

George Galloway leads campaign to help Manchester United legend Nobby Stiles

talkRADIO presenter one of scores of people to tweet messages of support and pleas for help

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Barcelona footballer Arda Turan backs campaign to grant President Erdoğan more power

Barcelona football star Arda Turan backs campaign to grant President Erdoğan 'one-man' powers

Football star Arda Turan backs campaign to give more power to President Erdoğan

The Barcelona midfielder has thrown his support behind a campaign to grant the Turkish president more power in a referendum vote

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Barry Bennell to appear in court to face historic child sex offence charges

Barry Bennell to appear in court to face historic child sex offence charges

Barry Bennell to appear in court to face historic child sex charges

The 63-year-old will appear via videolink at Chester Crown Court today (Monday)

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

'Watford was a very big part of Graham Taylor's life and he believed in honest, good hard work', says former goalkeeper

Graham Taylor was a brilliant man-manager and a great man, says former goalkeeper Alec Chamberlain

'Graham Taylor was a brilliant man-manager and a great man'

Former England manager Graham Taylor has died at the age of 72, he was also the manager of Watford, leading them to the final of the 1984 FA Cup

Graham Taylor has died at the age of 72

Former England manager Graham Taylor dies aged 72

Former England manager Graham Taylor dies aged 72

Taylor enjoyed a long and distinguished managerial career with England, Watford, Wolves and Aston Villa

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Corbyn says footballers' wages need to be capped

Jeremy Corbyn says 'ridiculous' Premier League footballer wages should be capped

Corbyn says 'ridiculous' Premier League footballer wages should be capped

Stance likely to cause controversy among fans of clubs such as Arsenal, who Corbyn himself supports

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Gascoigne was fined £1,000 and ordered to pay £1,000 compensation after insulting a black security guard last year

Paul Gascoigne injured in hotel fight after racist tirade

Paul Gascoigne injured in hotel fight after racist tirade

Gascoigne also reportedly spat and threw money during altercation which left him with head injuries

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Soldier who tried to burgle Manchester United star Wayne Rooney jailed for two years

Soldier who tried to burgle Wayne Rooney jailed for two years

Robert McNamara launched an attempted home invasion while the Manchester United star was away at his testimonial

Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

The English FA was fined after Fifa took issue with several poppy displays during the Scotland match

England fined £35,000 for Armistice Day poppy display against Scotland

England fined £35,000 for Armistice Day poppy display against Scotland

Welsh and Northern Irish FAs also fined for 'political gesture'

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

The FA wants to curb the power of the Premier League, claims Lord Ouseley

FA reform row is really about a power struggle for English Football, says Kick It Out founder

'FA reform row is really a power struggle at the heart of English Football'

Lord Ouseley said the FA want to tame the ever-growing influence of the Premier League

Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday, December 2, 2016

El Clasico rivalry causes violence around the world

El Clasico: From pigs' heads to beheadings, the violence which has scarred the magical Real-Barca derby

El Clasico rivalry causes violence around the world

On Saturday Real Madrid will play against Barcelona, however in the past the rivalry between the two teams has caused violence around the world

Chapecoense plane crash: Barcelona 'ban Lionel Messi from flying to South America'

Barcelona 'ban Lionel Messi from flying to South America after Colombia crash'

Catalan club reportedly horrified by fact that Messi used crash plane just weeks earlier

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