Aston Villa fans following The Daily Mail’s sports account on Twitter got the shock of their lives this afternoon when a tweet went out stating that the club had appointed Alex McLeish as their new boss. The tweet, obviously posted in error, was subsequently deleted but you can see it below and it no doubt […]
Slovakia won’t be going to the World Cup after their 1-0 defeat to Greece and it was a shocker of an own goal that was their undoing. They say that you should never play a back pass on target but Martin Skrtel did just that and was rewarded with credit for the goal, despite former […]
The Netherlands destroyed Hungary 8-1 last night with Robin van Persie scoring a hattrick to overtake Patrick Kluivert as the country’s all time record goalscorer. However, the highlight of the game was undoubtedly this free kick from Arjen Robben.
This is how you keep your hopes of World Cup qualification alive. With Mexico needing to beat Panama and the sides locked at 1-1, Raul Jimenez stepped forward to send 100,000 people at the Azteca Stadium wild. Scenes. via @CheGiaevara
A new Soccer AM-style football show called Thursday FC debuted in Australia today on the eve of the new A-League season, and amongst the guests were Emile Heskey and basketball showmen the Harlem Globetrotters. Here’s a pic of them hanging out in the backstage with Sydney FC’s Pascal Bosschaart and Youssouf Hersi of the Western […]
This week’s podcast features Neil Sherwin, Ger McCarthy and Willie Gannon chatting about the Premier League, internationals, the FAI Cup semi finals and the A-League.
Back in the day, Thierry Henry scored one of the finest goals in Premier League history when he flicked the ball up, turned, and volleyed a wonderful effort over Fabien Barthez in the Manchester United goal. Michigan’s James Murphy mirrored the effort over the weekend with his left peg against OSU in his team’s 1-0 win.
Bohemians are doing a great job of engaging their fans by giving them the chance to vote for next season’s home kit. The initiative is being run in association with suppliers Macron and there are eight different jersey / shorts / socks options to choose from. To cast your vote, simply head to this link […]
A couple of weeks ago we told you about Camilo Sanvezzo’s superb solo effort for the Vancouver Whitecaps against Montreal Impact. Well the Brazilian-born striker was at it again overnight as he earned the Caps a point in a 2-2 draw against the Portland Timbers with this cracker.
It wasn’t the most convincing of performances by Chelsea but Jose Mourinho’s side managed to claim three points against Norwich City at Carrow Road. With the sides locked at 1-1, John Ruddy made it an even worse week for England goalkeepers by making a poor attempt to save Eden Hazard’s low drive. Just minutes later, […]