Forget Team GB - Five Reasons Olympic Football Is Going To Be Awesome

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

The weight of doom England fans carried when gearing up for the World Cup was heavy and the media wrote about nothing more than the impending disappointment we are so used to facing. So this time it's easier and a hell of a lot less painful - we're not even there! Perhaps now we can enjoy the football.

Sporting Genius

Jonathan Deakin | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Sport
Jonathan Deakin

Over the past weekend we have witnessed the best footballer in the world, Lionel Messi, once again showing us what he is capable of with another wonde...

Ronaldo Roars..Twitter Explodes!

The Huffington Post UK | Tahira Mirza & Elliot Wagland | Posted 13.01.2015 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo's bizarre Ballon d'Or acceptance ROAR sent Twitter into meltdown on Monday night. As far as acceptance speeches go this may be th...

Touchstone Moments of Brazil 2014

Steve Towells | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Sport
Steve Towells

For a World Cup to exist in the memory long after the event and maybe even get a slot in a future BBC3 nostalgia show hosted by Olly Murs... it'll be those other moments which define its status as a great tournament.

Can Messi Make It Five?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Lionel Messi may have dropped below his own high standards in 2013 - averaging a meagre goal a game and winning only his sixth Primera Division crown ...

The Number Ten

Nick Clements | Posted 22.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Clements

As a young man I was an above average footballer. In my mind my destiny was to equal and then surpass all the famous number 10's in world history, Pele, Maradona, Greaves and Law. As a supporter of QPR my heritage was that of Rodney Marsh and Stan Bowles.

Pictures Of The Day: Friday 28th June 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 28.06.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

'Bottler' Messi Bids to Cement His Legacy With Barça

Andrew Williams | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK Sport
Andrew Williams

If Messi sees out his career at Barcelona - joining the likes of Casillas, Scholes, Schweinsteiger, Maldini, Totti, De Rossi, Adams, Gerrard, Le Tissier, Xavi and Iniesta, to name but a few - he will be in exalted company.

WATCH: Conclusive Proof That Lionel Messi Never Dives

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 28.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Lionel Messi, then. FIFA World Player of the Year and three-time Ballon d'Or winner, he's possibly the best player football has ever seen: fitter than...