The Liverpool attacker who recently completed a loan switch to Sevilla has spoke out about the treatment of his former teammate Luis Suarez. Aspas told Spanish radio station Cadena Cope that he can understand the ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini, but thinks the worldwide football ban that involves training, charity functions and even being unveiled […]
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FEED THE GOAT, FEED THE GOAT AND HE WILL SCORE! There’s a goat on the field in Tallaght – pic.twitter.com/9BitPnlGv1 (via @emmetmalone) — Back Page Football (@bpfootball) July 23, 2014
That is a very liney jersey.
Sadly, Newcastle United’s trip to New Zealand will live long in the memory of all those connected with the club for all the wrong reasons following the tragic loss of two of the Toon Army’s most loyal members, John Alder (63) and Liam Sweeney (28), both of whom were on board the Malaysia Airlines flight […]
Louis van Gaal is a bit of a character and, it seems, a literal example of the “arm around the shoulder” manager.
After eight years at Barcelona and a number of loan spells, Bojan Krkic has joined Premier League side Stoke City for the next four years. The Potters are believed to have paid around £3 million for the services of the 23-year-old who drew strong comparisons to Lionel Messi after being a prolific scorer at underage […]
Celtic have rejected an offer from cash kings Southampton, an offer which BBC reporter John Barnes has described as “derisory”. The England international has been phenomenal for Celtic and command a hefty fee to move down south, especially since Southampton have brought in over £50million for players so far this summer. @celticfc have rejected a […]
Some beady eye Tottenham fans have spotted Wales and Swansea left back Ben Davies in Tottenham training gear at their camp in Toronto. Spurs play Toronto FC, home to former player Jermain Defoe nowadays, on Wednesday evening and have been training in Canada the past few days. Davies has been rumoured to be on his […]
Steven Gerrard retired from England yesterday, which has triggered a return for this GIF from when they met Germany back in 2001. I don’t think he’d have the legs to do that any more, while Didi Hamann never really had the legs. (via /r/soccer)
England will have to appoint a new captain for the upcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers after Steven Gerrard retired from international football yesterday.