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Hong Kongers ‘Boo’ The Chinese National Anthem At World Cup Qualifier

This is not the first time pro-democracy protests happened in a sporting event.
Meera Navlakha
9.11.19
News

Some Beitar Jerusalem Fans Want Football Player to Change His 'Muslim' Name

Beitar Jerusalem has a long history of anti-Muslim and anti-Arab racism.
Meera Navlakha
7.26.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Indian Footballer Sunil Chhetri Just Beat Messi to Become the Second Highest International Goal Scorer

The veteran Indian forward took his tally up to 70 goals.
Shamani Joshi
7.9.19
Football

How Japan Pulled Off One of the Greatest Victories in Sporting History

Still recovering from the devastating tsunami of 2011, the Japanese women's football team managed to beat firm-favourites, the USA, in the World Cup final.
Florence Lloyd-Hughes
6.20.19
Sport

A Guide to Not Being a Dick During the Women's World Cup

"Aren't there three more years until the next World Cup???"
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
6.11.19
Row Z

Petrol, Blood and Bastards: Thank God the Europa League Final Is Finally Here

After three weeks of murderous noise, Arsenal and Chelsea will play a football match tonight.
Hydall Codeen
5.30.19
Gaming

Young Indian Gamers Tell Us How FIFA 19 Is Different from FIFA 18

It’s good different, but also bad.
Parthshri Arora
10.9.18
Football

Fan Violence and Stadium Security Is An Eternal Issue in Serbia

The Eternal Derby is one of the most violent fixtures in European soccer. We asked some experts how things might be changed.
Brian Blickenstaff
10.4.18
beer

Swedish Soccer Player Catches Beer Thrown to Him, Chugs It, Becomes Instant Legend

How did it not spill???
Ilkka Sirén
10.4.18
the world's grumpiest fans

Do Real Madrid Have the Worst Fans in Football?

They've booed Bale, they've booed Ancelotti, they've even booed Ronaldo. Will Real Madrid's fans ever be satisfied? No, they bloody well won't.
Toby Sprigings
9.28.18
PROHIBITION

How Football Survives on Islamic State’s Turf

Football is effectively banned in areas controlled by the Islamic State group. Nevertheless, the sport survives among defiant locals – and even some foreign jihadis.
Quentin Müller
8.21.18
Football

Meet Mexico City's Amputee Football Team

In a city that is unforgiving to people with disabilities, the members of Guerreros Aztecas make the best of a hard life.
Bénédicte Desrus
8.3.18
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