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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
WTF

UK Football Club's New Uniforms Make Them Look Like Giant Wieners

“In the past, we’ve been sponsored by Hall’s Fish and Chip’s of Bedale, R & R Ice Cream of Leeming Bar, and now Heck Sausages, so you can see our bodies are temples.”
Jelisa Castrodale
7.31.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

The Illustrator Who Perfectly Captured England's World Cup

A quick chat with Reuben Dangoor.
Tom Usher
7.19.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

Everything This World Cup Will Be Remembered for

Slabhead, yes, but also a lot more.
Hydall Codeen
7.17.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

This World Cup Still Desperately Needs Some Heroes

So far, all we've seen is a death of narrative and a dearth of destiny.
Hydall Codeen
7.4.18
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