premier league

soccer

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

Arsene Wenger Was Too Beautiful to Last

Wenger’s Arsenal felt right in a soccer world even a relative newcomer like me could see had gone completely off the rails with money and graft.
Ian Williams
5.11.18
soccer

Wayne Rooney Caps Hat Trick With Screaming Half-Field Golazo

And the newly signed manager Sam Allardyce watched on from the crowd.
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.29.17
premier league

Mourinho the Magnificent: This Weekend in the Premier League

Football has been happening again, and I'm delighted to announce that Jose Mourinho is up to his old tricks.
Will Magee
10.30.17
soccer

Decline of the Hard Lad: This Weekend in the Premier League

Crystal Palace finally scored a goal!
Will Magee
10.16.17
the transfer window

The Semi-Definitive Guide To Transfer Window Cliches

From ‘swoops’ and ‘raids’ to summer war chests, here’s a concise summary of all the bollocks football fans will have to hear this transfer window.
Will Magee
6.27.17
dirk kuyt

5 Years and An Eredivisie Title Later, Liverpool Fans Still Love Dirk Kuyt

Despite a fairly average goal tally and only one major trophy in six years of service, Dirk Kuyt is a character who resonates with Liverpool fans and, vice versa, seems to appreciate the Scouse way of life.
Will Magee
5.16.17
in conversation with tony fernandes

Tony Fernandes on Football Fandom and Attempting To Build The New QPR

Despite QPR’s up and down showings under his tenure, Tony Fernandes is one of the more popular owners in English football. We spoke to him about the mistakes of the past and his new vision for the club.
Will Magee
4.25.17
joel golby and other less famous writers

We Asked the VICE Staff About Their Worst Soccer Fan Experiences

A selection of embittered VICE staff relive some absolutely shite days out at football grounds.
VICE Staff
4.6.17
the decline of the premier league matchday

Squeezed Fans, Silent Stadiums: The Myth of Premier League Atmosphere

While the Premier League product is dependent on the idea of raucous matchday experiences, the marketing rarely matches the reality. So, how can we reverse the trend of declining atmospheres in our top-flight grounds?
Paul Walker-Emig
3.22.17
premier league

Arsenal Fans Launch Dueling Wenger "In" and "Out" Plane Banners, Suffer a Loss

Wouldn't be surprised if a second "out" plane made its rounds next match—to trump the "in."
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.18.17
medicine

Remembering How Bolton's Fabrice Muamba Came Back From The Dead

Five years ago today, Muamba's heart stopped beating on the pitch at White Heart Lane. 78 minutes later, he woke up. This is the inside story of how doctors brought him back from the dead.
R.J. Rico
3.17.17
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