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11 footballers who played through the pain barrier (and definitely, definitely shouldn't have)

11 footballers who played through the pain barrier (and definitely, definitely shouldn't have)

Jose Mourinho has regularly questioned the steel of some of his players, but these 11 sacrificed it all to be on the pitch, whether for the teams benefit or for their own glory tends to vary... 17 May 2017
Mignolet says Lukaku 'has all the ability' ahead of crunch derby

Mignolet says Lukaku 'has all the ability' ahead of crunch derby

Romelu Lukaku must be kept quiet if Liverpool are to record a crucial win over rivals Everton, says Simon Mignolet. 31 Mar 2017
Quiz! Can you name the five highest cap holders from the 15 best FIFA-ranked nations?

Quiz! Can you name the five highest cap holders from the 15 best FIFA-ranked nations?

See how many of these long-serving international heroes you can recall 30 Mar 2017
Martinez frustrated by Belgium collapse

Martinez frustrated by Belgium collapse

Belgium were denied victory by a late Aleksandr Bukharov goal that earned Russia a 3-3 draw, much to Roberto Martinez's frustration. 29 Mar 2017
Russia 3 Belgium 3: Bukarov spares hosts' blushes

Russia 3 Belgium 3: Bukarov spares hosts' blushes

Christian Benteke scored twice but Belgium were denied victory by Aleksandr Bukharov's late strike for Russia in a 3-3 draw. 29 Mar 2017
Paying Lukaku £250,000 a week would be 'an absolute bargain'

Paying Lukaku £250,000 a week would be 'an absolute bargain'

Tony Cottee has told Everton to pay Romelu Lukaku whatever he demands if it means he will stay for one more season. 27 Mar 2017
De Bruyne doubtful for Belgium's key Greece clash

De Bruyne doubtful for Belgium's key Greece clash

Manchester City will be anxiously following developments after Kevin De Bruyne suffered a groin injury on Belgium duty. 25 Mar 2017
Lukaku can become world's best striker - Martinez

Lukaku can become world's best striker - Martinez

Roberto Martinez - who is back working with Romelu Lukaku in the national team - believes the sky is the limit for the 23-year-old. 24 Mar 2017
Hazard out of Belgium squad

Hazard out of Belgium squad

Belgium will have to make do without the services of Eden Hazard in their games against Greece and Russia. 21 Mar 2017
Nainggolan earns return to Belgium squad, Kompany left out

Nainggolan earns return to Belgium squad, Kompany left out

After missing the last four matches and disagreeing with manager Roberto Martinez, Roma's Radja Nainggolan is back in the Belgium squad. 18 Mar 2017
Why Everton fans shouldn’t panic about Romelu Lukaku

Why Everton fans shouldn’t panic about Romelu Lukaku

The Belgian rejected a new contract offer but it doesnt necessarily mean hell leave in the summer, says Amit Katwala 17 Mar 2017
Who should win the Puskas Award 2016? FourFourTwo decides

Who should win the Puskas Award 2016? FourFourTwo decides

Lionel Messi, Neymar and Wales Euro 2016 hero Hal Robson-Kanu are among the nominees for FIFA's goal of the year gong which is awarded next month. Greg Lea turns judge to weigh up the 10 contenders' efforts 8 Dec 2016
Samir Handanovic and 8 more of football's best penalty-saving goalkeepers

Samir Handanovic and 8 more of football's best penalty-saving goalkeepers

The Inter man was at it again last month, keeping out Dusan Tadic for his seventh save of 16 spot-kicks since the start of 2014/15.Tim Ellis identifies other net-minders who somehow had the upper hand from 12 yards... 7 Dec 2016
FourFourTwo’s Best 100 Football Players in the World 2016: 8 – Kevin De Bruyne

FourFourTwo’s Best 100 Football Players in the World 2016: 8 – Kevin De Bruyne

Joe Brewin explores the Belgian playmakers last year 2 Dec 2016
Are these football’s BEST Mannequin Challenges? FourFourTwo rates and slates...

Are these football’s BEST Mannequin Challenges? FourFourTwo rates and slates...

Its the latest craze sweeping social media; the anti-Harlem Shake, if you will. Some have been better than others, though, as Tom Payne notes... 23 Nov 2016
Exclusive, Christian Benteke: "I wasn't part of Klopp's plans – but my best years are still ahead of me"

Exclusive, Christian Benteke: "I wasn't part of Klopp's plans – but my best years are still ahead of me"

Samindra Kunti sits down with the Crystal Palace marksman to discusshis year at Anfield,a new life at Selhurst Park and what its like to work with an idol 5 Nov 2016
What Mousa Dembele really means to Tottenham Hotspur

What Mousa Dembele really means to Tottenham Hotspur

More than just a very good player for Mauricio Pochettino, writes Seb Stafford-Bloor, the Belgian hauls this Spurs side to a new level with a special set of traits 27 Sep 2016
10 chuckles you might have missed this week: Mpenza's viagra, invading koalas and a teddy bear shower

10 chuckles you might have missed this week: Mpenza's viagra, invading koalas and a teddy bear shower

Football is wonderful, but without social media so many incidents would go under the radar. Heres our best picks of the week for your pleasure... 17 Sep 2016
FIFA rankings: Brazil soar to fourth, Spain exit top 10

FIFA rankings: Brazil soar to fourth, Spain exit top 10

Brazil are up into joint-fourth, Spain are out of the top 10, while Argentina remain top of the latest FIFA World Ranking table. 15 Sep 2016
Flawless for Lopetegui, boos for Martinez and concerns for Bauza

Flawless for Lopetegui, boos for Martinez and concerns for Bauza

There were new men in charge for Argentina, Belgium, England, Italy and Spain over the past week. Who shone and who has work to do? 7 Sep 2016
Martinez delighted by Belgium improvement

Martinez delighted by Belgium improvement

Belgium were booed off against Spain but Roberto Martinez's men had far too much for Cyprus in Nicosia on Tuesday. 7 Sep 2016