'Little Messi' Afghan Boy Finally Meeting His Hero Is The Sweetest Thing You'll See Today

'Little Messi' Afghan Boy Finally Meeting His Hero Is The Sweetest Thing You'll See Today

Sarah Ann Harris  14.12.2016
A six-year-old Afghan boy who captured hearts around the world with his homemade Lionel Messi shirt has finally met his hero -...
Arsenal Have Good Reason To Fear Bayern Munich But This Might Be The Year They Break Their Hoodoo

Arsenal Have Good Reason To Fear Bayern Munich But This Might Be The Year They Break Their Hoodoo

Matt Gault  14.12.2016
There has to be a first time for everything, right? Besides, according to Wenger - who has accepted the blame for Arsenal's European under...
Schoolgirls Slam 'Insulting'  Football Guidelines Telling Coaches To Give Out 'Pink Whistles'

Schoolgirls Slam 'Insulting' Football Guidelines Telling Coaches To Give Out 'Pink Whistles'

Rachel Moss  12.12.2016
A group of schoolgirls have slammed the Football Association (FA) for suggesting the best way to get girls into football is to surround...
Fumbling Foxes Prepare For Pep's City With Mounting Pressure On Ranieri's Shoulders

Fumbling Foxes Prepare For Pep's City With Mounting Pressure On Ranieri's Shoulders

Matt Gault  9.12.2016
As we prepare for the end of what has been a year rich in the most fantastical football stories, let's rewind back to February. It was...
Sky Sports, And The Pitfalls Of Partying In The Lobby

Sky Sports, And The Pitfalls Of Partying In The Lobby

Jack Peat  7.12.2016
One of the things I find myself wondering every time the Edinburgh Fringe Festival comes round is; if an event of that size and stature...
Stats Reveal The True Cost Of What Man City Will Lose Without Aguero And Fernandinho

Stats Reveal The True Cost Of What Man City Will Lose Without Aguero And Fernandinho

Jamie Spencer  7.12.2016
With Aguero banned for games against Leicester, Watford, Arsenal and Hull, City have lost their single biggest goal threat. The Argentine...
We Must Blow The Whistle On Child Abuse In Football

We Must Blow The Whistle On Child Abuse In Football

Peter Wanless  6.12.2016
It essential that we continue to emphasise and support organisational awareness and action, but also help parents and carers act in an...
How Loris Karius' Key Stats Compare To Simon Mignolet's Debut Season At Liverpool

How Loris Karius' Key Stats Compare To Simon Mignolet's Debut Season At Liverpool

Jamie Spencer  6.12.2016
Clean sheets have so far come more often for Karius. He has managed a 'shutout' once every three games, while for Mignolet it was an average...
Chapecoense Defender Neto May Play Football Again After Surviving Horror Crash

Chapecoense Defender Neto May Play Football Again After Surviving Horror Crash

Sara C Nelson  2.12.2016
A Brazilian footballer who survived the plane crash which killed 19 members of the Chapecoense club may resume playing again. Helio...
350 Victims Report Child Sex Abuse In Football Clubs

350 Victims Report Child Sex Abuse In Football Clubs

Sara C Nelson  1.12.2016
Around 350 victims have come forward to report child sexual abuse within football clubs, the National Police Chiefs’ Council...
Why 'Impact' Manager Jose Mourinho Is Struggling To Make An Impression At Old Trafford

Why 'Impact' Manager Jose Mourinho Is Struggling To Make An Impression At Old Trafford

Alex Gidden  1.12.2016
​Replacing Sir Alex Ferguson was never going to be easy. Three years on from the Scots departure from Old Trafford and it still feels...
Swansea Manager Bob Bradley Was Negatively Pre-Judged Because He's an American And That's Not Okay

Swansea Manager Bob Bradley Was Negatively Pre-Judged Because He's an American And That's Not Okay

Jamie Spencer  30.11.2016
Long gone are the old days of former pros who've 'been there' as a player stepping into the dugout. Management at the highest level is...
Chapecoense Locker Room Picture Shows Utter Despair As Fans Gather In Emotional Tributes

Chapecoense Locker Room Picture Shows Utter Despair As Fans Gather In Emotional Tributes

Sarah Ann Harris  30.11.2016
Football fans have gathered in their thousands in emotional tributes to those killed in Monday’s plane crash as a heartbreaking...
Dilly Ding, Dilly Dong! - It's Time To Wake Up, Claudio!

Dilly Ding, Dilly Dong! - It's Time To Wake Up, Claudio!

Chris Whiting  29.11.2016
For me, this has been the catalyst for all of Leicester's shortcomings so far. Because of this switch to a more conservative, respectful...