Hey, Remember Freddy Adu? The next “Pele”, the youngest athlete to sign a professional sports contract in the USA, the future of American soccer. Well as we know, it didn’t exactly go to plan for the Ghanian-born forward, with a pretty impressive tally of ten clubs so far taking a punt on the 24-year-old before declining to […]
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Many things in modern football are taken way too seriously, but sometimes a decision occurs that is a crime against football itself. The fact that AC Milan’s Jeremy Menez had this physics-defying trick shot chalked off for a mere offside flag is one of those occasions. (Via: Vine)
Bayern Munich came from a goal down to beat Mainz in the Bundesliga, thanks in large part to this beautiful Bastian Schweinsteiger free kick.
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has confirmed that Michael Carrick is the club’s new vice captain, leap frogging Darren Fletcher.
Former Arsenal and France legend Thierry Henry has today confirmed his retirement from football after playing out his last season with New York Red Bulls.
Some jokes never get old, and Steven Gerrard’s slip last season is certain to live long in the memory. Ahead of Liverpool’s clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford today, this t-shirt is on sale outside the stadium. View image | gettyimages.com
Jozy Altidore’s struggle to find form has continued today with this awful miss from close range against West Ham United.
Manuel Neuer has built up a big reputation for his efforts when coming off his line, and the German was at it again today again Augsburg.
Premier League leaders Chelsea got off to the perfect start against Hull City thanks to this goal from from Eden Hazard.
Former Manchester United star Paul Scholes believes that cross-town rivals City have given themselves an edge over other clubs with their new £200m academy.