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Valencia loanee starts crying (literally) over lack of La Liga game time

Valencia loanee starts crying (literally) over lack of La Liga game time

Alvaro Medran broke down in his post-match interview because he feels he should be in Alavess starting XI more often 25 Apr 2018
Ranked! The world's best 15 best strikers aged 23 and under

Ranked! The world's best 15 best strikers aged 23 and under

From the German teenager being compared to Harry Kane, to a pair of exciting attackers at rival Manchester clubs. Paul Sarahs on football's hottest young guns. 18 Apr 2018
Clarence Seedorf impresses his own Deportivo bench with a delightful first touch

Clarence Seedorf impresses his own Deportivo bench with a delightful first touch

The Dutchman may have retired in 2014, but he hasnt lost a smidgen of histechnique 17 Apr 2018
La Liga: Getafe's only goal to beat Espanyol was an absolute humdinger

La Liga: Getafe's only goal to beat Espanyol was an absolute humdinger

Damian Suarez delighted Getafe fans with an outrageous long-range effort 17 Apr 2018
Quiz! Can you name the top three finishers for the European Golden Shoe award since 1996/97?

Quiz! Can you name the top three finishers for the European Golden Shoe award since 1996/97?

A Liverpool and a Barcelona ace are locked in a battle to be Europes top league scorer this season, but can you name the players whove won this prize in the past? 13 Apr 2018
The 10 best managers in Europe you've probably not heard of... yet

The 10 best managers in Europe you've probably not heard of... yet

They aren't in the European super-coach bracket, but these 10 up-and-coming coaches are among the continent's best, as Michael Yokhin explains. 12 Apr 2018
Who REALLY invented the pressing game – and why it works

Who REALLY invented the pressing game – and why it works

Everybody talks about it, from confused TV pundits to bluffing pub bores but where did pressing come from in the first place? Uli Hesse has the answers... 12 Apr 2018
8 of the greatest ever scoring streaks – starring Batistuta, Ronaldo, Messi and Muller

8 of the greatest ever scoring streaks – starring Batistuta, Ronaldo, Messi and Muller

Cristiano Ronaldo can make history if he scores in a 10th consecutive Champions League game against Juventus but what are the most impressive, record-breaking streaks in the game? Greg Lea reveals all... 4 Apr 2018
Ronaldo: We'll bring the Bernabeu to Melbourne!

Ronaldo: We'll bring the Bernabeu to Melbourne!

Brazilian legend Ronaldo is excited Victorians will be able to experience Real Madrid without having to leave Melbourne in 2018. 21 Mar 2018
10 of football’s cruellest relegations ever: five-team play-offs, court cases... and a German Shepherd

10 of football’s cruellest relegations ever: five-team play-offs, court cases... and a German Shepherd

As the 2017/18 season draws to a close, Jon O'Brien looks back at the times when suffering the drop was even more painful than usual. 20 Mar 2018
Quiz! Can you name the 33 teams that Cristiano Ronaldo has scored a hat-trick against?

Quiz! Can you name the 33 teams that Cristiano Ronaldo has scored a hat-trick against?

CR7 scored his 50th career hat-trick this weekend, but can you name the opponents he's netted trebles against for Real Madrid, Portugal and Manchester United? 19 Mar 2018
9 managers who won’t be in their jobs at the start of next season

9 managers who won’t be in their jobs at the start of next season

From grumpy Italians to bosses battling mutiny: by the beginning of 2018/19, each of these nine gaffers surely wont be in their current roles. 17 Mar 2018
There were two belting goals in Atletico Madrid's 5-1 win over Lokomotiv Moscow

There were two belting goals in Atletico Madrid's 5-1 win over Lokomotiv Moscow

A stunning chip from Antoine Griezmann and Maciej Rybuss piledriver werethe pick of the bunch in Thursdayslast-16 Europa League second leg 16 Mar 2018
Ex-West Ham loanee Simone Zaza purposefully headbutts elbow to fake injury

Ex-West Ham loanee Simone Zaza purposefully headbutts elbow to fake injury

The Valencia man desperately tried to win his side a free-kick with hilarious results over the weekend 14 Mar 2018
Werner: “I dream of playing in the Premier League – but I'm more Man United than Liverpool”

Werner: “I dream of playing in the Premier League – but I'm more Man United than Liverpool”

Timo Werner has told FourFourTwohe dreams of playing in Englands top flight ​with Manchester United top ofhis list 7 Mar 2018
Quiz! How many of the 72 clubs Lionel Messi has scored against for Barcelona can you name?

Quiz! How many of the 72 clubs Lionel Messi has scored against for Barcelona can you name?

Crikey, we know. But after the Camp Nous favourite son racked up a 600th career goal last weekend, we want to see how many of the sides hes notched past that you can recall... 6 Mar 2018
Quiz! Name the 19 players with 30+ league goals in a season since 1999/2000 (Europe's big six leagues)

Quiz! Name the 19 players with 30+ league goals in a season since 1999/2000 (Europe's big six leagues)

Two players in particular have dominated in recent years but theyre far from alone in hitting the magical mark since the turn of the century 3 Mar 2018
Watch: Leganes goalkeeper gets booked for diving against Real Madrid

Watch: Leganes goalkeeper gets booked for diving against Real Madrid

Ivan Cuellar threw himself to the ground in a bizarre attempt to get Theo Hernandez booked. 22 Feb 2018
Quiz! Can you name all 67 teams to ever play a Champions League knockout game?

Quiz! Can you name all 67 teams to ever play a Champions League knockout game?

Each of these clubs has escaped the group stage and made it to the business end of the Champions LEague in the post-1992 era. How many can you name? 14 Feb 2018
Las Palmas flop Oussama Tannane didn't realise the La Liga club was on an island

Las Palmas flop Oussama Tannane didn't realise the La Liga club was on an island

Tannane did not knowwhere Las Palmas was when heagreed to join the club based on Gran Canaria. 9 Feb 2018
Lionel Messi's incoming third child Ciro sounds like Cristiano Ronaldo in Mandarin

Lionel Messi's incoming third child Ciro sounds like Cristiano Ronaldo in Mandarin

Messi announced his third son will be called Ciro, which phonetically sounds like Kelisidiyanuo Luonaerduo in standard Chinese - startlingly similar to how CR7s name translates into Mandarin. 9 Feb 2018