In keeping with many geniuses of the game – such as Maradonna, Zidane and Suarez – Ronaldo has a rather violent streak. The World Player of the Year saw red for the 9th time in his career at the weekend — getting his marching orders against Cordoba after kicking and slapping defender Edimar. Quite the combo. We’ve taken a look a each of his dismissals from his glittering career and picked out the five most x-rated.Read More
Believe it or not, it’s exactly 20 years since Manchester United legend Eric Cantona got a little shirty – okay very shirty – with a Crystal Palace fan. Whether you’ve never known much about the incident or fancy a trip down memory lane, we’ve cooked up the perfect solution for both — our top 5 favourite videos that tell the story of one of the most indelible incidents in English football history.Read More
Roll up, roll up for the football freak show that is Viral Football is here — a collection of the most bizarre, idiotic, and mind-blowing videos from the beautiful game. This week’s edition strikes a theme of sublime stupidity from players around the world — including bizarre tackles, abysmal dives and…playing Angry Birds during a match.Read More
Have to say, we have a truly fantastic selection of viral football videos this week. We’ve mined 5 pieces of visual gold from YouTube, including David Moyes getting peckish in the stands, the two best players in the world sharing a very sweet moment together and Mr Roma Francesco Totti celebrates his goal with a selfie. Stay off the work email, grab a brew and enjoy.
We’re a few weeks into the January transfer window now and day after day Liverpool are linked with West Brom striker Saido Berahino. Although rumours are rampant that the 21-year-old will make the move to Anfield this month, there’s been no concrete links…which is just plain madness. We know the Reds are linked with most striker’s in existence but this is definitely one they must make a move for before the window ‘slams’ shut. Here’s 5 reasons why.
Famously, goalkeepers love their shot a glory in a penalty shootout – the chance to turn the ball around the post and save the day, whilst enduring very little pressure for once. Every so often – and as we saw on Tuesday night — some goalkeepers double their chances of becoming the saviour by taking the heat and stepping up to the penalty spot themselves. Here are our top 5 penalty-scoring ‘keeper heroes.Read More
And the votes are in! Well our votes are in anyway. We’ve chose our top 5 football videos that went viral this week. The cream of the crop include lego recreations of some of the best goals from last year, Messi taking on an enormous challenge for Japanese TV and Zidane’s 12-year-old son scoring a beauty for the Real Madrid academy.Read More
For several months, if not years, Spurs fans have been marking out Harry Kane as a future England star. What seemed like a fantasy has taken a big step towards reality this week after Roy Hodgson praise Kane for ‘coming on leaps and bounds’ in recent seasons. Fingers crossed, Hodgson will give Kane his first cap in the next set of international fixtures in March. We’ve listed 5 reasons why he must get the call.Read More
A new year and a new set of weird and wonderful football videos to wrap your eyes around. This week’s collection include and Arsenal fan in complete meltdown and a topless Zlatan Ibrahimovich emerging from a pool of water in slow-motion…yes really! Plus we toast Steven Gerrrard’s illustrious, and soon to end, reign at Anfield with a compilation of his greatest goals.Read More
The finer details are being ironed out, but it’s now a certainty that Alan Pardew will begin 2015 as the new Crystal Palace manager. The former Palace player leaves behind a rather relieved Newcastle fan-base – over the years he gave the Geordies a team blighted by chronic inconsistency, bizarre tactical switches and a gritty style of play — and of course — complete idiocy on the touchline. Here are Pardew’s top 5 moments of madness on the sidelines.