Having a top-flight football league is a relatively new for Australia. But we do hooliganism like old pros.
Feb 23, 2015
Since the 1960s, the UK has been struggling with hooliganism in soccer, which is sometimes called the English disease.
"You're just watching these guys chase around a ball, and it feels fantastic."
Will Gerrard be remembered as a star, or as a tired man who fell over once?
Because soccer, and playing soccer, is a working-class thing. That's what working-class people do.
The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today we talk about the drones patrolling the US-Mexico border and an investigator's probe into World Cup bids.
Almost nothing is as addictive, apparently, as a video game that allows you to pretend that you are in charge of a soccer team.
The government is cracking down on fans in what many believe is a campaign of revenge led by the state security forces that dominated Egypt before the revolution.
Sports media members that rarely cover women's soccer and the tone-deaf PR of US Soccer joined forces to, somehow, make Hope Solo a face of domestic violence in sports.
Sep 24, 2014
Despite common perception, the male version isn't the much discussed Bro. No, to qualify as basic you need to walk the fine line between bogan and classy in the boring way where you know what tuberose means.
The Premier League might not be the world's best—but it's definitely the most banter-laden.
The animosity between fans of Glasgow's Rangers and Celtics soccer clubs is legendary, and their rivalry is historically linked to how the two sets of supporters feel about the UK.
Partying through earthquakes at the Angel of Independence.
We sent photographers Björn Kietzmann and Jermain Raffington into the streets of Berlin last night to get a feel for how the country is celebrating after the biggest German national event since Angela Merkel's (alleged) nude pics.
Rob the Original is a one-of-a-kind portrait hair designer. He will stop at nothing to cut the perfect image of your favorite star right onto the back of your head.
Germany is the most popular international soccer team in China. Beyond the immediate visual evidence—hordes of locals walking around in Germany shirts—we know this thanks to a survey conducted at the beginning of this year. I partied with some of the Deut…
America is the greatest fucking country on Earth. It may as well be the only fucking country on Earth. It's the only fucking country that matters, anyhow. After all, giving us free reign over the entirety of His Kingdom was the last thing God did before H…
When Algeria advanced to the knockout stage of the World Cup by drawing with Russia the immigrant-filled area around the Barbès – Rochechouart Metro station exploded in a raucous celebration of spontaneous joy.
An interview with Michael Jacobs, the coach of Belgium's national amp soccer squad.
Over the past year, Brazil's public school teachers have played a major role in the protests surrounding the World Cup.
Growing up, real football was for Americans and soccer was for people who spoke other languages while doing jobs with their hands. We've appropriated everything they owned, why not gentrify our own damn soccer team?
VICE News traveled to Brazil to see how the country was preparing for one of the world's biggest international events, while simultaneously struggling to control a civil uprising.
If there's anything the English love more than watching soccer, it's doing lines of coke before, during, and after watching soccer. But a sudden shortage of blow in the UK in a time of high demand has dealers looking for options.
One of our UK writers explains a 4-5-1, whether there is a draft in European soccer, and a bunch of stuff about strikers. Consider this all you need to sound smart while watching the World Cup in a bar for the next month.