Callum Farrell believes it’s time that FIFA’s smallest region deserves an automatic spot in what is supposed to be a global tournament.
Ciaran Kelly treats us to an extract from his book on The Special One.
He has been lauded as one of the best goalkeepers in the world over the past couple of years but, like Joe Hart, Thibaut Courtois is human. Last night he made a complete mess of a deflection of defender Toby Alderweireld and dropped to his knees as the ball looped over his head into the […]
League Two side Burton Albion are set to name 50-yr old goalkeeping coach as substitute goalkeeper for their match against Mansfield, according to BBC Sport. Coach Kevin Poole is the oldest registered player in the Football League though officially retired last year. Poole has been recalled due to Sunderland’s Jordan Pickford was recalled from his loan spell […]
This is pretty clever – a video mapping transfer activity from the past 113 years, all the way from 1900 where 3 players were exchanged for exactly no money to the latest transfer window where over €2bn exchanged hands. Props to The Guardian scribe James Dart’s excellent World of Sport Tumblr account for bringing this […]
Alex Richards reflects on the latest meeting of the two German giants.
Charles Pulling gives his thoughts on West Ham after their latest Premier League defeat.
Yesterday we brought you the finalists for Major League Soccer’s Save of the Year and today it’s time to pick the best goal of 2013. The nominees are: Diego Valeri (POR) v. NY, Wk 1 Juan Agudelo (NE) vs. CHI, Wk 25 Thierry Henry (NY) vs. MTL, Wk 11 Camilo Sanvezzo (VAN) vs. POR, Wk 32 […]
James Clancy reports on some unsavoury activity in Ligue 1.
Irish international Shane Long bagged a brace tonight for West Brom in their 2-2 draw with Midlands rivals Aston Villa and his first goal was sheer class.