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Security Hilariously Avoid Tackling Ben Mendy When they Realize He's Not Pitch Invader

After Manchester City took Liverpool 2-1 in one of the most exciting matches of the season, Ben Mendy took to the field to celebrate with his teammates and stewards didn't realize he was a player until it was almost too late.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.4.19
soccer

Ref Suspended for Using Rock, Paper, Scissors Instead of Coin Toss on Kickoff

Soccer referee David McNamara left his coin in the locker room, so he went with the best he had: a schoolyard game.
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.14.18
Link-Up Play

Pep Guardiola Holes Out With Impressive Chip from the Rough

And Ryan Giggs was on hand to witness the shot, administering victory hugs afterwards.
Liam Daniel Pierce
6.24.17
soccer

The Big Six EPL Teams Want To Take Money From The Bottom 14

The Big Six think they deserve a bigger share of the international TV revenue, but it's a shortsighted ploy that might backfire.
Aaron Gordon
6.8.17
shite derby streaks

Soccer Clubs’ Worst Ever Streaks Against Their Derby Rivals

With Atletico Madrid suffering yet more pain in Europe at the hands of intra-city rivals Real, we take a look at the worst derby streaks of all time.
Will Magee
5.10.17
the urge to merge

When Two Remain Two: A Potted History of Failed Soccer Club Mergers

Plans to merge two football clubs are rarely popular and tend to founder, often in the face of overwhelming fan opposition. Here, we revisit some of the grand alliances that never came to pass.
Jim Weeks
4.6.17
oh rocky rocky

The Life and Legacy of Rocky Rocastle In The Words of His Son and Ian Wright

In March 2001, Arsenal legend and fan favourite David Rocastle died from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma at only 33 years of age. We spoke to his son Ryan and former teammate Ian Wright about his life and career.
Will Magee
3.30.17
Manchester City

Whereabouts Violations Reveal Larger Flaws of English Soccer's Anti-Doping Efforts

Manchester City's £35,000 fine says an awful lot about English soccer's anti-doping system.
Aaron Gordon
2.22.17
Carli Lloyd

Carli Lloyd Signs Short-Term Deal with Manchester City

Lloyd will play in the Champions League for the first time, maybe even against Alex Morgan.
Patrick Sauer
2.15.17
the rumour mill

Why Are Soccer Clubs Actively Engaging With Transfer Rumors?

In the form of ‘Insider’ columns and ‘Media Watch’, football clubs are embroiling themselves in the swirling maelstrom of transfer gossip. So, what’s in it for them?
Will Magee
1.11.17
samir nasri

Samir Nasri's Sexy Time Tweets Get him in Hot Water with Doping Officials

Nasri went to some wellness clinic, his account started tweeting out tales of sexual favors, and then the Spanish anti-doping agency came along.
Patrick Sauer
12.28.16
festive goalfests and boxing day batterings

Remembering the Greatest Boxing Day in the History of English Football

With Boxing Day one of the most important dates in the domestic football calendar, we expect it to produce some serious entertainment. In 1963, expectations were exceeded by an absurd margin.
Will Magee
12.22.16
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