Footballers are not brain surgeons and here's the proof. The wit and wisdom of some of the best players ever to kick a ball. To be honest, I had trouble keeping it down to 50 stupid quotes, but enjoy.
The World Cup is the biggest sports tournament in the world. FIFA revealed that the 2014 tournament reached an audience of 3.2 billion, with the final being watched by over a billion people. The tournament is celebrated for producing the most famous, and infamous, moments in soccer history.
The English Premier League (EPL) is one of the most exciting and popular leagues in the world, but it can be confusing to new fans. Allow me, a lifelong fan of the game, to explain it to you.
Many of Europe's top football leagues, while oozing quality and talent, are often accused of stifling predictability. They often leave fans bemoaning the continuing dominance of certain clubs. This serves serves to offer alternatives and showcase the most competitive football leagues in Europe.
The popularity of soccer has exploded in America. But all is not well with the sport at a recreational level.
Here are the top 10 best football players of all time, including Maradona, Pele and Cruyff. I have included Youtube videos to showcase the players' skills.
Who gets the most red cards? A list of stats and videos of the football players with the worst red card rates in the history of the Premier League.
This technology application hopes to eliminate human error in the World Cup, but its biggest challenge remains its correct utilization
This article will look at some of the most famous and prestigious football (soccer) derbies which take place across some of the best leagues from around the world.
Celtic and Rangers are collectively known as the Old Firm. Not only are they the most successful football clubs in Scotland, they also contest one of the fiercest football rivalries in the world.
Top 10 Most Hated Football Players--A video compilation of current players who tarnish the reputation of the game, including John Terry, Ronaldo, the English Premier League, and Spanish La Liga.
Manchester United cannot seem to get their formation and selection right. From players not playing in their preferred positions to a lack of attacking play, how should the team line up?
Care is needed to extend the life of goalkeeper gloves. Washing is vital to preserve the natural latex foam used on the palm and fingers of the gloves. Minor repairs are also needed to squeeze a little more life out of the gloves. Extending the life of the gloves by washing and repairing is worth the time by saving money and keeping the gloves ready for the next diving save.
English football clubs commemorate their famous players with statues. We have picked the top ten images and include historical descriptions, the name of the sculptor and the date it was unveiled.
A look at some of the key factors which helped Arsenal crush their North London rivals at the Emirates Stadium on 2nd December, 2018.
With Manchester City and Liverpool scoring so many goals last campaign, they have made it incredibly difficult to predict the golden boot winner this season. Will a household name lift the award this season, or will a new name enter the fray?
This article will take a look at some of the best and most entertaining UEFA Champions League finals to have been contested since the competition was re-named in 1992.
Professional soccer is changing rapidly in the United States, and I believe now is a particularly eventful time for the American soccer pyramid. Let's explore what could be in store for the structure of American soccer in the years to come.
We discover strength and conditioning barefoot and how we can prevent soccer injuries. As we discover a better understanding, we can influence the training in sports that emphasize movements and help decrease and prevent astronomical injuries; keeping players happy and healthy!
After big name teams such as Italy, Netherlands, and the United States crashed out of World Cup qualifying last year, there has been discussions about if there are too many foreigners in each country's league, specifically Italy's. This notion is not only misguided but also insulting.
Height is an important physical trait for a goalkeeper. Most professional goalkeepers are at least 5'11" tall. These short goalkeepers were able to play professionally despite standing below 5'8".
A look at some of the tallest goalkeepers in the world. These soccer players stand at least 6'7". That is pretty rare in the world of association football, where the average player stands at 5'9".
The 4-4-2 formation in British football is a staple of the game. However, it is becoming increasingly rarer. Is this its last chance?
Soccer is one of the most beloved sports in the whole world, but for some reason, soccer is not adopted and loved in America in comparison to the rest of the world. This article will show that even those who seem to hate soccer can grow to love what is called "The Beautiful Game."
Christian Pulisic is one of the most exciting American players in the world of soccer. He's gone from playing in the United States to the English Premier League, via Germany, with many accomplishments along the way.
Top 10 Best Goalkeepers Of All Time - Stats and videos to showcase the talents of Buffon, Zoff, Kahn, and others. Common goalkeeping skills are discussed.
Can loyalty be a liability? Here is a team's worth of football players who wasted their talent by staying loyal for too long.
See videos for ten controversial moments from football history. Including Maradona's Hand of God and Theirry Henry.
Tackling is one of two ways to regain possession of the ball in association football, with interception being the other. The difference with the interception is that it does not involve a challenge on the opponent, whereas tackling does. The ability to restrict attackers enables the defender to make a controlled tackle, which can be a block, poke or slide tackle.
Manchester United have some seriously deep seeded issues at the moment. Mourinho needs to face these issues and find some solutions or he could very well lose his job.
With Soccer camps not getting any cheaper, it becomes increasingly difficult to give your child an opportunity to succeed at the sport they are passionate about.
Scottish football may not get the attention that its neighbor south of the border does, but it is a compelling league full of iconic teams, compelling characters and a host of interesting facts.
Many youth players have ambitions of playing college soccer at a large, well-known Division 1 program. In this article, I detail several key reasons why it may be a better decision for those players to not pursue D1 at all costs.
Let's look at the top 10 best soccer goals ever. I've compiled videos that feature amazing shots by Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi, among others.
Birmingham City Football Club, also known as 'Blues', are an English footballing institution, but how much do you know about them? This article will highlight a few interesting and surprising facts about the team.
Real Madrid have demonstrated how the game of soccer should be played. Although, who could ever live up to the previous generation of players, featuring talent such as Roberto Carlos, Zinedine Zidane and (Brazilian) Ronaldo? Read on to find out.
What sets the EPL apart from other European leagues? Is it the money, the TV coverage, the players? Or could it simply be the quality of football played? This article will set you thinking.
Many parents would like to coach their child's sports teams, but most don't know all that's involved. Here are some tips to make coaching youth sports enriching and fun!
Football is arguably the biggest sport on the planet. According to FIFA, around 265 million people, which is 4% of the world population, are actively involved in football. Here are the 10 biggest football clubs which are followed by people around the globe.
The many abbreviations and acronyms in the football world can make it hard for people to understand the game. In this article, you will learn the meaning of GA, GF, GD, P, W, D, L, Caps, Apps, VAR, and other terms in FIFA soccer.
Analysis and commentary on English football's biggest match. Manchester United and Liverpool are two of the most revered names in world club football. Learn about their colourful history.
Top 10 Underrated Football Players Of All Time - Many talented football players have graced the beautiful game, yet they escape the memories of today's fans.
Goalkeeping is a very tough job. To protect the net from 10 other players is not an easy task for one man. There is a number of strikers who pose a problem for the goalkeepers. Here we see five such amazing goalkeepers who Cristiano Ronaldo has scored against.
Players exceed fan's expectation every season in the English Premier League. Here are 5 players I think will perform well this season.
Fans of Arsenal Football Club find themselves in an unknown territory for the first time in 22 years. Arsene Wenger will no longer be seen on the touchline shouting instructions or zipping his jacket. This article takes a look at how the club might fare under a new manager.
Football can often be as entertaining away from the pitch than on it. The biggest transfers always generate a great deal of interest, but for every deal that goes through, there are many that fall just short...
A look at the most ridiculously long and complicated names of footballers that will surely take you some time to memorize and write on your own.