Football Features

Dani Alves scores corking seventh goal in PSG's 7-1 drubbing of Celtic

Dani Alves scores corking seventh goal in PSG's 7-1 drubbing of Celtic

Alves rubbed extra salt into Celtics wounds with a brilliant 80th-minute strike at the Parc des Princex 23 Nov 2017
Antoine Griezmann nets quite brilliant bicycle kick for Atletico Madrid

Antoine Griezmann nets quite brilliant bicycle kick for Atletico Madrid

Griezmann ended his eight-game goal droughtwith a wonderful overhead kick in Atletismust-win game against Roma 23 Nov 2017
Eastleigh manager apologises to fans after criticising their "poor performances"

Eastleigh manager apologises to fans after criticising their "poor performances"

Richard Hill has pledged to donate 500 to charity after questioning the commitment of his teams fans. 23 Nov 2017
Jurgen Klopp sent Ragnar Klavan a selfie to prove that trying to sign him wasn't a hoax

Jurgen Klopp sent Ragnar Klavan a selfie to prove that trying to sign him wasn't a hoax

In the summer of 2016, Klavanneeded confirmation that he was receiving a genuine offer from Liverpool. He got it... 23 Nov 2017
Wigan's Ryan Colclough scores twice, gets subbed early to attend son's birth in full kit

Wigan's Ryan Colclough scores twice, gets subbed early to attend son's birth in full kit

Colclough scored twice against Doncaster before rushing off in the second half to witness the birth of his son. 22 Nov 2017
Quiz! How many of the 137 clubs to have played in the Champions League group stage can you name?

Quiz! How many of the 137 clubs to have played in the Champions League group stage can you name?

From the clubs whove racked up a century of group stage games to the one-season wonders... 22 Nov 2017
Rhyl and Leeds U23s manage to get friendly called off after mass brawl

Rhyl and Leeds U23s manage to get friendly called off after mass brawl

Friendly? Pah. A rash challenge by Leeds Bryce Hossanah led to the game descending into farce 22 Nov 2017
Everton applicants keep disappearing after Unsworth ‘shows them around’, club report

Everton applicants keep disappearing after Unsworth ‘shows them around’, club report

David Unsworth has been a little too hospitable to Evertons managerial candidates,Back of the Netcan reveal 22 Nov 2017
Tottenham keeper Brandon Austin suffers UEFA Youth League howler against Borussia Dortmund

Tottenham keeper Brandon Austin suffers UEFA Youth League howler against Borussia Dortmund

Austin looked like hed pulled off a smart save... before he dropped the ball into his own net 22 Nov 2017
Adelaide's Michael Marrone sent off in FFA Cup final after manhandling ball boy

Adelaide's Michael Marrone sent off in FFA Cup final after manhandling ball boy

Marrone was sent straight down the tunnel after he tried a little too hard to keep the game running smoothly 22 Nov 2017
River Plate goalkeeper German Lux ludicrously catches ball way outside box, gets sent off

River Plate goalkeeper German Lux ludicrously catches ball way outside box, gets sent off

The experienced Argentine made the bizarre decision to handle the ball around 25 yards from his own goal 22 Nov 2017
What Arsenal fans could expect from Michael Zorc as sporting director

What Arsenal fans could expect from Michael Zorc as sporting director

Zorc is a key target for Arsenal, according to German publication Bild but not necessarily the right one, writesMichael Yokhin 21 Nov 2017
Tony Pulis's son Anthony hired as Saint Louis coach on same day his dad is sacked

Tony Pulis's son Anthony hired as Saint Louis coach on same day his dad is sacked

Pulis Snr. was shown the Hawthorns door on Monday but that didnt make it a completely terrible day for the family 21 Nov 2017
Feuding Flamengo team-mates square up; one of them scores, immediately flips bird at the other

Feuding Flamengo team-mates square up; one of them scores, immediately flips bird at the other

Felipe Vizeu got into a spat with Rhodolfo... then showed himthe middle finger after scoring Flamengos third goal 21 Nov 2017
Chelsea loanee Fankaty Dabo lobs his own goalkeeper from 40 yards out for Vitesse Arnhem

Chelsea loanee Fankaty Dabo lobs his own goalkeeper from 40 yards out for Vitesse Arnhem

Dabo managed to score a remarkable own goal in the Eredivisie at the weekend. Lee Dixon, eat your heart out 21 Nov 2017
Win! A pair of tickets for Huddersfield vs Manchester City

Win! A pair of tickets for Huddersfield vs Manchester City

Get yourself to a top-flight game this weekend by answering our simple question 21 Nov 2017
Struggling West Brom forced to turn to Pulis after sacking Pulis

Struggling West Brom forced to turn to Pulis after sacking Pulis

Onlyone man can clean up the mess at West Brom, Back of the Net report and that man is Tony Pulis 21 Nov 2017
Watch: You'll need to see the goalkeeping in Sunderland 2-2 Millwall to believe it

Watch: You'll need to see the goalkeeping in Sunderland 2-2 Millwall to believe it

Robbin Ruiter and Jordan Archer both had shockers in the bottom-halfChampionship clash 21 Nov 2017
Alvechurch striker scores truly special goal in non-league

Alvechurch striker scores truly special goal in non-league

Daniel Dubidat has gone viral after a genuinely brilliant strike against Sheffield FC 21 Nov 2017
Why West Ham fans have been told to stop calling 999

Why West Ham fans have been told to stop calling 999

Essex Police have been forced to remind disgruntled Hammersfans that the emergency number isnt there for them to voice disgruntlement 21 Nov 2017
Quiz! How many Home Nations* managers of the last 20 years can you name?

Quiz! How many Home Nations* managers of the last 20 years can you name?

Between them, England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic have had 31 managers. How many can you remember? 21 Nov 2017