Soccer

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Chelsea lost 3-0 at the Camp Nou last night

Chelsea fans 'injured by police' before Barcelona Champions League match

Chelsea fans 'injured by police' before Barcelona Champions League match

Footage shows travelling fans being attacked with batons after mocking Catalan independence

Friday, March 9, 2018

Friday, March 9, 2018

Pep Guardiola fined £20,000 for ribbon gesture in support of Catalan political prisoners

Pep Guardiola fined £20,000 for ribbon gesture

Guardiola has repeatedly worn a yellow ribbon as a show of solidarity with the 'two Jordis'

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The messages came to light after Neville was named coach of the England Women's team

Former Manchester United star Phil Neville apologises for sexist tweets

Former Manchester United star Phil Neville apologises for sexist tweets

Neville faced torrent of criticism after being named coach of England Women's team

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Manchester United crush City in social media war as Alexis Sanchez signing eclipses Kevin De Bruyne announcement

Manchester United crush City in social media war with Alexis Sanchez signing

Reaction to United's big reveal dwarfed that of their cross-town rivals

Friday, January 12, 2018

Friday, January 12, 2018

Alexis Sanchez is the subject of a Manchester transfer battle

Manchester United legend Gary Neville in Twitter war with pundit Guillem Balague over Alexis Sanchez saga

Gary Neville in Twitter war with Guillem Balague over Alexis Sanchez saga

Balague suggests the Manchester City-Manchester United saga is a clash between success and money, but Neville sees it differently

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Bennell coached Crewe Alexandra

Barry Bennell Trial: Court returns for third day after Bennell branded a nightmarish paedophile by prosecutors

Barry Bennell trial resumes after former soccer coach branded dangerous predator

Prosecutors painted hellish picture of Bennell yesterday, claiming he used horror films and sheeps' heads to terrify children

Friday, January 5, 2018

Friday, January 5, 2018

Lionel Messi is widely regarded as the best footballer in the world

Lionel Messi has 'Catalan Independence escape clause in contract'

Lionel Messi has 'Catalan Independence escape clause in contract'

Spanish newspaper claims Messi would be able to leave Barca without paying escape clause if Barca were forced to play in inferior league

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Trevor Sinclair pleaded guilty to drink-driving and racially aggravated public order offence

Trevor Sinclair: Former Manchester City and West Ham star pleads guilty to drink-driving and racially aggravated public order offence

Trevor Sinclair pleads guilty to drink-driving and racially aggravated offence

Sinclair committed the offence against a police officer last year

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Ronaldo is one of the highest-paid football players in the world

Former Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo should be in prison, says Spanish financial crime tsar

Cristiano Ronaldo should be in prison, says Spanish financial crime tsar

Ronaldo publishes image apparently mocking the claim

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

Many football fans are furious at Prince Harry for potentially ruining their big day

Arsenal fan Prince Harry brutally mocked for having Royal Wedding on FA Cup Final Day

Prince Harry brutally mocked for having Royal Wedding on cup final day

Many have expressed their anger at Harry for creating the clash, but others have settled for plain mockery

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

A Sevilla fan is seen before the Europa League final with Liverpool. Biris supporters were blamed for causing violence during that match, one of several incidents linked to the group

Champions League draw: Meet the brutal Sevilla hooligan firm waiting for Manchester United in the Champions League

Meet the brutal Sevilla hooligan firm waiting for Manchester United

The Biris Norte may not have the fame of some rival hooligan firms, but these ultras pose real menace

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Noel Gallagher's appointment has sparked a flood of jokes and mockery

Manchester United fans join Gary Neville in trolling City after Noel Gallagher Sky Sports derby appointment

Manchester United troll City after Noel Gallagher Sky Sports appointment

Noel Gallagher will be representing City in the Sky studios on Sunday, rather than an ex-player. United fans have greeted the appointment will all the decorum you'd expect

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Manchester United legend Eric Cantona facing racism lawsuit from Didier Deschamps

Manchester United icon Eric Cantona facing racism lawsuit from Didier Deschamps

Cantona suggested in a 2016 interview that Deschamps' team selection was motivated by racism

Monday, November 27, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

The new statue seen alongside the previous one. Which is better? We can't decide

Former Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo has a new statue - and this time it looks vaguely like him

Cristiano Ronaldo has a new statue - and this time it looks vaguely like him

Real Madrid star now has two busts in his honour, and the difference in quality is rather marked.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Italian players and fans were left devastated by their failure to beat Sweden on Monday

World Cup 2022: Ikea trolls Italian football team after qualifier humiliation

Ikea trolls Italian football team after World Cup humiliation

Furniture giant sends a tweet about a garden bench which mocks Italy's former coach Gian Piero Ventura

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Lionel Messi appeared in a prison jumpsuit in a mocked-up image published by Isis

Lionel Messi Isis threat: Argentine officials meet Russian ambassador to discuss World Cup terror risk

Argentine officials demand reassurance after Lionel Messi terror threat

Head of Argentine football association has met Russian diplomats to discuss security for Messi and his teammates

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Isis has threatened attacks on the 2018 World Cup

Isis release picture of Lionel Messi in jail as they threaten 2018 World Cup

Isis release picture of Lionel Messi in jail as they threaten 2018 World Cup

Terror group also releases poster apparently showing World Cup stadium

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The incident took place on September 9

Leeds United football fan punched and kicked in brutal gang assault

Leeds United football fan punched and kicked in brutal gang assault

Attackers shouted 'Leeds scum' as they attacked victim at Halifax station

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Alex Morgan was allegedly involved in an incident at a bar

US soccer superstar Alex Morgan 'escorted out of Disney World for drunken incident in bar'

US soccer star Alex Morgan 'thrown out of Disney World after incident in bar'

Alex Morgan was allegedly involved in eight hours of drinking with other players Giles Barnes and Donny Toi

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, September 22, 2016

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Can you bend it like Beckham at 44,000 feet? Star does 22 Push-Up Challenge on airplane

David Beckham does 22 Push-Up Challenge in mid-air, then goads Guy Ritchie (video)

David Beckham does 22 Push-Up Challenge in mid-air, then goads Guy Ritchie

The former Manchester United star was challenged by Guy Ritchie to tackle the latest internet trend - all for a good cause