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Video Shows Terrifying Escalator Accident in Rome That Injured at Least 20

Cellphone footage shows the machine going haywire and suddenly speeding up, sending dozens of people hurtling down the steps.
Drew Schwartz
10.23.18
sports

Inside the 'Church' Devoted to Argentina’s Favourite Soccer Player

Diego Armando Maradona is one of the best soccer players of all time. And for many fans, he’s a god.
VICE Staff
8.7.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

So You Want to Be a Soccer Fan? Here's What You Should Know

The World Cup made you feel a genuine love and appreciation for the game, and now you want to go full-time? You, I'm afraid, are an idiot.
Dipo Faloyin
7.17.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

Soccer Fans Told Us the Reasons They've Accidentally Missed Iconic Moments

"I missed Italy's winner against Germany in the 2006 World Cup semi-final because I was being wrestled."
Will Magee
6.19.18
peru

The World Cup Match That Spawned a Decades-Old Conspiracy Theory

When Argentina thrashed Peru at the knockout stages of the 1978 World Cup, the result led many to mutter darkly about fixes, political interference, and corruption at the highest level.
Will Magee
6.7.18
travel-world

Photos of the Somali Beach Where Decades of Civil War Are Forgotten

Friday night on Lido beach in Mogadishu.
Yasin Osman
5.9.17
Comics!

'Flatlands,' Today's Comic by Jana Vasiljević

A person argues with their computer because it wants to play soccer in this beautiful comic by Belgian cartoonist, Jana Vasiljević.
Jana Vasiljević
2.25.17
Photography

Photos of Hustlers and Hooligans Awaiting Trump’s ‘Economic War’ on Mexico

In a poor neighbourhood on the outskirts of Guadalajara, where jobs are already scarce, uncertainty and drug trade go hand in hand.
Chris Donovan
1.28.17
sports

The Strange World of Americans Trying to Emulate English Football Culture

First the MLS imported players and coaches; now, it's taking what it can from the terraces.
Kev Kharas
12.9.16
sports

What It Looks Like When an Entire Country Is Watching a Single Soccer Match

People from all backgrounds, races, religions, and social classes got together in Lisbon's taverns to see their team win.
Niccolò Natali, Fulvio De Filippi
7.13.16
Gallery

Photos of Portuguese Fans Celebrating Last Night's Euro 2016 Win

They prayed, they cried, and they screamed on Terreiro do Paço square in Lisbon last night.
Bruno Lisita
7.11.16
sports

Iceland's Amazing Euro 2016 Run Made Me Believe Anything Is Possible

Two long-shot teams have defied the odds and made this a tournament worth watching—and this time, one of those teams was my home country.
Sindri Eldon
7.6.16
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