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Huge Disaster Awaits Manchester United And José Mourinho

The Manchester club was linked with a host of players but having failed to land a suitable target is going to affect their bookies as they are unlikely to enjoy betting online

Premier League Transfer Deadline Day: Latest News And Updates

All the live updates and news of the Premier League transfer deadline day as it happens across the top clubs

Aim For The Middle: It Could Be Your Best Shot For A Goal In A Penalty Shootout

Soccer may be a game of two halves, but if neither side wins after the 90 minutes of regular play and 30 minutes of extra time, then it all comes down to a penalty shootout. That could be what decides the winner of the 2018 FIFA World Cup as it did in 1994 for Brazil and 2006 for Italy.

How Emotional Intelligence Helped Take A Young England Team To The Brink Of A World Cup Final

A “new era for England”; a young team who “did their country proud”; a manager who embraced and consoled each of his players afterwards hailed a national hero who “united the country”.

Success Of French Football Team Masks Underlying Tensions Over Race And Class

The French football team has won the 2018 World Cup, 20 years after it triumphed on home soil in 1998. “Les Bleus”, as they’re called, are back in the nation’s good books, celebrated for their excellent performance in this year’s tournament

To Russia, With Luck? The Astronomical Odds That Separate England’s Young Footballers From Stardom

It has been reported that less than 1% of boys who enter academies before the age of 14 will ever make it to the professional level of the game. This already sets Gary Cahill, Fabien Delph, Harry Maguire, and Kyle Walker apart from the majority of boys who want to succeed in British football.

Croatia’s World Cup Consolation: Google Searches Soar As World Seeks Information On Finalists

Croatia may have lost to France in the World Cup final, but the small Eastern European nation may just have won something altogether more precious – worldwide recognition on a whole new level.

Russia’s World Cup Widely Hailed As Success, But Will The Good Vibes Last For Putin?

There’s little doubt the World Cup has been a massive victory for Russia, and a double win for President Vladimir Putin. For starters, the tournament has imbued Russians with an immense sense of pride. Even though the Russian team lost in the quarterfinals to Croatia.

The Winners And Losers In The 2018 World Cup Broadcast Battle

France might have won the 2018 World Cup title, but who were the real winners in the broadcast battle? Not everyone could make it to Russia to watch the games live, and that left people all over the world relying on the distribution and associated media rights within their region.

Football May Be Caught In The Crossfire Between Qatar And The Saudis

Most football fans will still be reflecting on France’s win, Germany’s failure, Messi’s frustrations, Harry Kane’s goals and the rest. Yet many of us who followed the off-field games just as closely will have found the World Cup a largely uneventful tournament.

FIFA Has Successfully Developed Its Own Private Legal System – Now Governments Must Step In

After all, one better-than-expected tournament cannot erase a series of major scandals. These include the infamous decision by its executive committee to award the 2022 finals to Qatar.

‘Gabriel Jesus Criticism Unfair’, Says Ederson

Goalkeeper Ederson has leapt to the defense of his Brazil and Manchester City teammate Gabriel Jesus after the striker's disappointing performances at the World Cup. 

Yerry Mina Ready To Fight For His Place In Barcelona

defender Yerry Mina has said that he wants to be a success at the club, according to Spanish newspaper El Mundo Deportivo on Saturday.  

‘Shock from Brazil’ Santos Sack Jair Ventura As Coach

Jair Ventura, the son of Brazil great Jairzinho, has been sacked as coach of Santos after a poor run of results.

‘Argentina FA Needs To Restructure’, Says Maradona

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) must be restructured for the national team to once against thrive, according to Albiceleste great Diego Maradona. were eliminated from this summer's World Cup in Russia following a 4-3 loss to eventual champions France in the round of 16.

Cristiano Ronaldo Lights Up China With The Nike Tour

The arrival of Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo soon added more heat to a steamy Beijing summer after the 2018 Russia World Cup sparked football mania across the country.

China For 2030 World Cup! Says Schalke GM

China deserves to host the 2030 FIFA World Cup, according to FC Schalke 04 general manager Christian Heidel. China can qualify for the 2030 World Cup

Gung-Ho For PSG! ‘Ready To Give Everything’, Says Neymar

My life will continue and I'm now going to give my all for PSG," he added.  After a forgettable World Cup Neymar ready to turn the tides for PSG

New Era? AC Milan Appoints New Board Of Directors

Elliott, a multi-billion-dollar investment management fund, announced on July 10 that it had taken control of AC Milan

No Turkish Delight! Özil Quits German National Team, Accuses Football Bosses Of Racism

Özil questioned whether there were criteria for being German that he did not meet and asked why he should be referred to as German-Turkish

Croatian World Cup Team Receive An Unforgettable Welcome Party

There wasn't a single act of violence, not from the fans and not from the policemen that were helping the bus through the river of pure joy.

Australia’s All-Time Goalscorer Tim Cahill Announces Retirement

In his career Cahill totalled 50 goals for Australia, making him the leading all-time goalscorer for the side

From Russia With Love: French Team Celebrates World Cup Win With Victory Parade In Paris

The youthful French team were greeted with an unforgettable homecoming parade in an open-top bus down the Champs Élysées

Juventus, Cristiano Ronaldo Hold First Press Conference: Everything You Need To Know

Ronaldo will earn 30 million euros per season at the Allianz Stadium, a sum the Juve board hopes will return La Vecchia Signorato to the summit of European football.

‘King Will Always Remain King’, Mbappé Thanks Pelé For His World Cup Wish

The tone was set on the opening day when hosts Russia romped to a 5-0 victory over Saudi Arabia, fired by two superb goals from super-sub Denis Cheryshev

What’s Your ‘VAR’dict? World Cup Final Sees Video Assistant Referee Confirmed As Football Reality

VAR has been a constant factor in the World Cup and it is the third time the French have benefited from its use during the final

World Cup 2018 Shows That Small Nations Can Dream Big, Says Croatia Coach Dalic

With a population of around 4.5 million, Croatia became the smallest European nation to reach the World Cup final in the 88-year history of the competition.

Sampaoli, Argentine Football Federation Part Ways After World Cup 2018 Debacle

The former Sevilla and Chile boss "begged" for the fans' forgiveness after the Croatia defeat and took responsibility.

World Cup 2018 Final According To Twitter

France took on Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium at Moscow on Sunday, a clash no one expected, and as usual Twitter was ready for it

The Gold Winners At World Cup 2018: Harry Kane, Modric, Courtois

Kane ended with 6 goals; two more than Griezmann, who was joined on 4 by Romelu Lukaku of Belgium and Russia's Denis Cheryshev

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